Sunday, 19 February 2012

Glimpses from the Past - THE HINDI FILM INDUSTRY

Not many of us would know that the Hindi Film Industry was named as 'BOLLYWOOD'  after being inspired by the fact that at that time roughly around the 1930's the Movie Industry in West Bengal was referred to as 'TOLLYWOOD' due to the bengali film industry being located in a place called Tollygunge. The term BOLLYWOOD actually originated somewhere around the 1970's when the Hindi Film Industry surpassed Hollywood as the world's leading movie makers.