Top 5 bollywood movies based on media and journalism


Very few Bollywood movies have been made on media or journalists, but most of those have managed to leave significant impact on the minds of the audience. Given below is the compilation of top 5 bollywood movies that can help you about getting the true pictures of the media world. You can get to know about all its tricks and tips through these high-end movies.

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The movie deserves all rights to be here at the top. There can’t be any better way to portray the typical scenario of the media world. Especially, those are up for promising career in media, should definitely go for a watch. Konkana Sen Sharma has indeed nailed it in the movie. But, all credit goes to ace director Madhur Bhandarkar. Be it about story portrayal, screenplay or direction, it’s one of the ten on ten movies.



If you want to understand media as a business, nothing can be a better recommendation than this one. This is no doubt one of the most under-rated movies in bollywood. If you want to witness the best of Ram Gopal Verma, the name of Rann is sure to be there. Mega star Amitabh bachchan has done a fabulous job as always in the movie. Nevertheless, Ritesh Deshmukh is altogether a different personality in the movie. Kannad superstar Sudeep has too done a fabulous job in the movie.

No one killed Jessica:

This can be a very good recommendation for a female who wants to make a career in journalism. She can indeed get the thorough picture on the kind of personality someone needs or the level of challenge one has to face in media world. Rani Mukharjee as a journalist has lived up to the character. Directed by Raj Kumar Gupta, the flick is based on high profile murder case of Jessica Lal.


Prakash Jha directed Satyagrah has perfectly showcased the pivotal role that the digital marketing can play in changing the society/system. Though the movie is not entirely based on media, but it can make you realise the true power of it. The star cast of the movie is huge, including the big names like Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgan, Manoj Bajpayee, Kareena Kapoor, Amrita Rao, and others, those who are called the true performers in the world of movies.

Peepli Live:

This movie can provide you the best picture on how media prepares story from nothing. Peepli Live is surely the movie in this compilation that has been portrayed on a lighter note. Aamir Khan produced Peepli Live involves no big names, yet was commercially successful. To be specific, the song “mehngai dayan khaye jaat hai” was hugely popular. The movie has been directed by Anusha Rizvi and casts Omkar Das Manikpuri in lead.

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Going back 1986, Bollywood presented one of the finest movies based on media. The political thriller has been written by the great writer Gulzar. It has been directed by Romesh Sharma. It stars Shashi Kapoor and Sharmila Tagore in leads. Among others, the prominent names like late Om Puri and Kulbhushan Kharbanda are also the parts of the movie. To be specific, Sharmila Tagore had bagged a lot of commendation for her performance.

Among others, one may pick the films like Noor, Lakshay, and PK as well, which put some light on media world.

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