There have been a number of instances when people have taken inspiration from movies and there are a number of movies that were made on real life incidents too. We have some daring producers in bollywood who don’t mind taking up controversial issues.
But Sheena Bora murder case has been something which has a lot of twists and turns. I am sure people in bollywood must be thinking of using this plot for a murder mystery. I believe they are just waiting for some decision to come. Whatever we have come across in Sheena Bora murder case through media is very shocking and heart breaking. There were some similar cases in the past too . Lets have a glance at such movies.
The Stone Man Murders (2009)
This Kay Kay Menon and Arbaaz Khan starrer is based on serial killings that happened in 1983. This movie didn’t do a great job commercially, but won a number of critical acclaim. Kay Kay Menon’s performance was specially appreciable a lot.
No one Killed Jessica.
Jessica Lal Murder case has been something that shook the whole nation. The most shocking thing was that nobody from 300 people present in the party were not ready to be a witness. Everybody just wanted to stay out of this particlar controversy, willingly or unwillingly. Infact people who agreed to be a witness also turned hostile. Some appreciating job came from the media and police to get justice in this case.
The movie was brilliantly made and Vidya Balan’s performance was just great. The movie did well commercially as well.
There was another movie “Utthan” made on the same case.
Not a Love Story(2011)
Another shocking incident that happened in Mumbai. This was something unbelievable though. Neeraj Grover, belonged to television industry was murdered by Lieutenant Jerome Mathew in 2008. His body was chopped into pieces and was thrown away. But a brillliant job by cops didn’t let the murderer get away with and Jerome was convicted. His girlfriend Maria Susairaj somehow got away with the conviction of murder and was found guilty of destroying evidence. Neeraj’s father didn’t accepted this though.
Ram Gopal Varma shot this movie in just 20 days. Not a Love Story starred Mahie Gill and Deepak Dobriyal. Though being a very low budget affair, this movie did fairly well at the box office.
Ankur Arora Murder Case (2013)
Another Kay Kay Menon starrer movie based on a real life incident. This movie is based on death of a boy in an operation theater due to medical negligence. The movie nearly went unnoticed.
Talvar(To be released)
This is a Irrfan Khan, Tabu and Konkana Sen starrer movie based on Noida double murder case(Aarushi Talvar and Hemraj murder case). Meghna Gulzar is the director of this murder mystery, Lets see how she showcases this.
There are a few more movies made on real life instances like Delhi gang rape (2012), but they all went unnoticed.