You must have seen small icons or symbols next to the films. Ever wondered what those symbols are? Most of you might know that those symbols or icons are the symbols of production houses. These symbols can be seen on the banners, in the introduction or at the end as well. Below mentioned are top 10 Bollywood Production houses under which so many blockbusters movies have released.
1. Yash Raj Films
We all are aware of this Production house company. It’s one of the largest film studios in our country. It’s working hard since its inception in the year 1980s. Many hit movies have been released under this banner like DDLJ, Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, Jab Tak Hai Jaan, Ek Tha Tiger, Sultan and many more. They all are produced by Yash Raj Films. The owner of the production house was Yash Raj who dies while the shooting of Jab Tak Hai Jaan. This big production house is now run by his sons Uday Chopra and Aditya Chopra.
2. Balaji Motion Pictures
It’s the second largest production house in our country. Mainly Hindi movies release under this banner. It was introduced in the year 2001. Balaji Motion Pictures is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Balaji Telefilms Limited. The house is managed by Shobha Kapoor and Ekta Kapoor. Many films like Ek Villain, Dirty Picture, once upon a time in Mumbai and many have been released under this banner. It has come a long way since it’s an introduction and it’s a long way ahead.
3. Phantom Films
This distribution and production house is established by Anurag Kashyap, Director Vikramaditya Motwane, producer Madhu Mantena, and Vikas Bahl. It was founded in the year 2011. There were many films that it released. Films like Queen, NH10, Udta Punjab, Shandaar and many more were released. Interestingly, Phantom movies have been presented in the internal ton film festival like Cannes and IFFI as well.
4. T Series
T Series was founded by Gulshan Kumar. It is now managed by Bhushan Kumar and Krishnan Kumar. It is a big production house which released many films like Aashiqui one and two, Ready, Baby, Airlift a many more. It has a monopoly in terms of Music entertainment. Not only this, it is becoming the world’s highest subscribed channel on Youtube as well, isn’t that wonderful. Go to India!
5. Viacom 18
It was founded in the year 2007. It’s a joint venture between Viacom and TV18. It owns various channels on television as well like colors TV. Over the years it has collaborated with several other production houses and produced around 70 films like Force 2, Gabbar and few more.
6. Aamir Khan Film and production
He is Mr. Perfectionist. He has given so many amazing and memorable movies to our country, He started his banner in the year 2001 and since then it has given us so many amazing, beautiful, eye opener movies. Movies like tare Zameen par, Dangal, Lagaan, Even the most memorable show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ was also was shown to us under this banner.
7. UTV Motion Pictures
UTV Motion Pictures are one of the leading film studios of our country. It is also one of the largest film production company in South Asia. It was founded in the year 2004 by Ronnie Screwvala. It produced many films under this banner like Yeh Jawani Hai Dewaani, ABCD, Rajneeti, Jodha Akbar and many more. Since then it has been a great journey for UTV.
8. Eros International Media Ltd.
Eros international media ltd was founded in the year 1977. It was founded by Arjun Lulla. It is a leading production and distribution company which is managed and run by his songs Kishore Lulla and Sunil Lulla. It is among very few companies which are listed on the London Stock exchange and Bombay Stock exchange. Many movies like Rockstar, Tanu Weds Manu, Love Aaj Kal was released under this banner. Many south Indian movies were also released under this banner.
9. Dharma Productions
Dharma Production was founded in the year 1979. It was established by Late Yash Johar. It is now managed and run by his son Karan Johar. Many Bollywood hits like Dostana, K3G, Kuch Kuch Hota and many more were released under this banner. It the second largest production company in our country. It is famous for all the right reasons.
10. Red Chillies Entertainment
This production house company was founded in the year 2003. It is established by Shah Rukh Khan Gauri Khan. The first movie that was released under this banner was Mai Hoon Na. Around 3 movies have been distributed under this banner.