Bollywood is the name given to the Mumbai-based
Hindi-language film industry in India.
The name of Bollywood it derives from combination
of two words, Bombay (former name of Mumbai)
and Hollywood (center of American film industry).
The naming scheme for "Bollywood" was inspired by
"Tollywood", the name that was used to refer to
the cinema of West Bengal(industry based in
When combined with other Indian film industries
(Tamil, Telugu, Bengali, Marathi , Malayalam, Kannada),
it is considered to be the largest in the world in terms of
number of films produced, and maybe also the number
of tickets sold.
India is the largest movie-producing country in the
Produces appximately 900 films annually.
Indian movies are increasing in popularity - mostly
seen by Indians in India and abroad
India has the world's biggest movie industry and
produces around 1000 movies each year.
Filmed entertainment recorded a steady growth
of 14 per cent over the previous year and is
estimated at Rs. 96 billion in 2007, up from Rs.
85 billion in 2006.
In the last four years 2009-13, the film industry
recorded a cumulative growth of 25 per cent on
an overall basis.
Under automatic route upto 100 per cent FDI is permitted
in film industry (i.e. film financing, production, distribution,
exhibition, marketing and associated activities relating to
film industry) subject to the following:
Companies with an established track record in films, TV,
music, finance, and insurance would be permitted
The company should have a minimum paid up capital of
US$ 10 million if it is the single largest equity
shareholder and at least US$ 5 million in other cases
Minimum level of foreign equity investment would be
US$ 2.5 million for the single largest equity shareholder
and US$ 1 million in other cases
Debt equity ratio of not more than 1:1, i.e., domestic
borrowings shall not exceed equity.
ECONOMIC ASPECT TO BOLLYWOOD
The Rs.130-billion ($2.85 billion) industry is one of the fast growing
sectors in the country with expanding global reach.
Approximately 250 movies are produced each year, ranging from
budget of $200,000 to $50,00,000.
During the last decade, exports have grown from Rs.100 million ($2.18
million) to Rs.1.5 billion ($32.85 million).
The industry is expected to grow at the rate of 19 percent and reach a
turnover of over Rs.260 billion ($5.7 billion) by 2011.
Provides employment to more than 1,75,000 people. Has
employment generating capacity of nearly 35,000 per year.
In the year 2009 , 27% of the money invested in the industry was
from NRIs and it rose to 31% this year.
Recently, the Govt has diluted the restrictions regarding FDI into
the media and entertainment, which allows the NRIs to pool in
funds into Bollywood.
The industry makes an annual income of more than US$500
billion a year approximately.
The industry is growing at the rate of 11.2% per year.
Indian cinema finally found global mass appeal at the turn of the 21st century.
As the world became a global village, the industry reached out further to
Investments made by major global studios such as 20th Century Fox, Sony
Pictures, and Warner Bros was confirmation that Bollywood had etched itself on
the global psyche.
Prominent Indian corporate firms such as Zee, UTV and Adlabs also jumped
onto the Bollywood bandwagon, to both produce and distribute films.
Such was the excitement in the industry that by 2003,
as many as 30 film production companies had been
listed on the National Stock Exchange.
Cinema in India remains the single largest entertainer to date.
•Yash Raj Films
•UTV motion & etc.
• Yash Raj
• Reliance Entertainment
• Foreign Distributors
…….. Like …….
• Warner Bros
• Star Fox
• Big Cinemas
• PVR Cinemas
• By 2040, Hollywood
(Los Angeles) is
forecasted to remain
the largest filmed
may close the gap
significantly to become
the second largest
Bollywood is Worlds largest movie making industry .
The movie industry is one of the most exciting and fastest-growing
businesses in the world. Revenue of a single film can approach
$1 billion and worldwide gross revenues are now over $40 billion
The development of new distribution channels such as cable, DVD
and Internet together with the opening of new international markets
in recent years have created vast opportunities for revenue from
ownership of film properties.
Movies are not only the world’s most popular form of
entertainment, but the film business is
now becoming recognized as a highly lucrative and
profitable investment sector.
Before the reform, the filmmakers were hugely dependent
on diamond merchants and underworld for finances.
Quite a few banks, including IDBI, Exim Bank and Bank of
Baroda, are pumping money into movie-making business.
The Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI), which
started off by investing Rs.70 million in the industry, is seen
as the leader in this sector and has decided to double its
investments to the tune of Rs.2 billion.
• Telugu (Tollywood)
• Tamil (Kollywood)
• Kannada (Sandalwood)
• In India Hindi movie mostly works in tier 1 & 2 Cities.
• Most of the state prefer their regional language
movies to see. Like……
• A.P / Tamil Nadu / Kerala (Mostly in South)
• They are big movie producers Annually around 900
movie they produce.
• Again Bhojpuri movies also produces more than
Bollywood films in an year.
• Regional movies makers who has more than
65% of market under their roof. And giving
tough competition to Bollywood.
• Hollywood movies are also on high demand in
Indian tier1 city's. And giving again tough
competition in business to Bollywood.
• Bollywood is the maximum
movie producer in a year
1000+ movies approx. and
Hollywood produce 600+
movies per annum approx.
• Bollywood revenue US$ 3.5
bill. in 2010 mid, And growing
10% per annum.
• And expected to reach 6
billion in 2015.
• This is the biggest problem of Bollywood
which damage the Bollywood very badly by
• The is in the top 10 list where the piracy is
• In India because of piracy the industry losses
billions of dollar & thousands of jobs.
• The taxes on entertainment is levied from the
time of British government.
• There is variation in taxes in every different state
in India the Maharashtra is on the top with 45%
of entertainment tax.
• There are some other state where the taxes are
low… like ..Tamilnadu, A.P AND M.P
• There is no taxes in Punjab, Rajasthan,
J&K and some other state too.
• The Central Board of Film Certification also
known as censor board.
• Every movie go thorough with censor they see
the movie and decide the certificate for film the
• It keep a lot of impotence for movie.
• Most of the people watch movie on the grade of
certificate Whether its Under(A) OR (U) and
• Many Bollywood famous actors are working in
• Irfan khan is one of the famous person in Hollywood
from Bollywood. (Slum dog Millionaire / Amazing
Spiderman and life of pi.)
• Anil Kapoor also has done role in Hollywood flicks.
……. Like ………
• And also many Hollywood star also have done the
same they also featured in many Hindi films
• Like Kambhaqt Ishq Sylvester Stallone.
The worldwide entertainment industry is feeling the
impact of Bollywood as revenues from these films
surpasses the billions of dollars.
Bollywood Grows Stronger
Industry Growth In Bollywood
Better Quality Film Produce
Publicity To The Bollywood
Growth In The Worldwide Film Industry.
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Bollywood still has its controversies, but not with its funding. It
seems that more than a few Bollywood films are very closely based
on U.S. films to the point that many U.S. screenwriters have accused
filmmakers of copying. Seeing as how cash strapped the industry
was in the past, maybe they just didn't have the budget to hire
writers. Regardless, the industry continues to grow at an extremely
As the Indian film industry continues to churn out increasingly
higher quality, bigger budget films, Bollywood continues to gain
exposure worldwide. With the help of well known directors like M.
Night Shyamylan bringing even more publicity to Bollywood, its
impact in the entertainment industry will only continue to be felt.