Cheesy, colloquial flavour in B'wood film titles

By HT

Sample these: Revolver Rani, Rajkumar Rambo, Fukrey and Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi. Creative and colloquial Bollywood film titles are keeping movie audiences, especially the masses, as intrigued as filmmakers want them to be. It seems Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 2012 production Rowdy
Rathore set the pace for filmmakers to explore such titles, which were once confined to B or C-grade films. Hence, now there's a Bullet Raja, albeit with stars like Saif Ali Khan and Sonakshi Sinha playing the lead.

Bhansali recently said he is "glad other directors have started using these titles".

"Nothing cheesy about it. People erupt with ecstasy at such titles," he said, adding that "it's a wonderful thing to go back to these titles".

Film historian S.M.M. Ausaja points out how th