Akshat Sundrani


Jan 07, 2022

11 Years of No One Killed Jessica

Real life story

The film was based on the Jessica Lall murder, which happened on April 29, 1999

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Two leads

The film stars Vidya Balan and Rani Mukerji, who both had equal screen time

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Broke norms

It was a film that defied many who thought female-oriented films didn't work in the Hindi film industry

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The film paved the way for several female-oriented films and extended the narrative of strong female characters

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Trailer Controversy

The trailer was released in November 2010 and sparked controversy due to some scenes and it was subsequently given an A certificate

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Budget & Collection

The 2011 release was made on a budget of Rs. 9 crores and it garnered Rs. 45 crores at the box office

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Awards & Nominations

At the 57th Filmfare Awards, the film garnered six nominations, including the Filmfare Award for Best Film and Best Actress

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Best Supporting Actress

Rani Mukerji won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for her remarkable performance in the film

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Critical reception

The film received favourable reviews from critics and the actors' performances were highly praised

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