Popular Hollywood director James Gunn, who is known for helming films like The Suicide Squad, Guardians of the Galaxy and others, has revealed his favourite Bollywood film. And much like the choice of many International celebs, this Hindi film too stars Aamir Khan in a lead role. While you must be thinking that it's either 3 Idiots or Dangal, the filmmaker has chosen Ashutosh Gowariker's Lagaan to be his favourite. In a recent interactin on Twitter, a fan asked “Do you see any Indian movies sir? To which he replied, Many. Lagaan is probably my favourite.” Well, this answer of James has definitely won the hearts of many Indians.
Lagaan, which got nominated in Oscars 2002 in the category of the Best Foreign Language Film, also featured Gracy Singh, Rachel Shelley and Paul Blackthorne in lead roles. The film was produced by Aamir Khan under his banner Aamir Khan Productions.
Meanwhile, Aamir Khan will be next seen in Laal Singh Chadda alongside Kareena Kapoor Khan. Talking about the film, we all know that it is a remake of Tom Hanks' Forrest Gump. The latter was based on a 1986's novel by the same name, written by Winston Groom. Tom Hanks played the lead character alongside Robert Wright and Gary Sinise. The movie received several accolades and was the biggest hit of that year. Forrest Gump swept the Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Visual Effects and Best Film Editing. Meanwhile, Hanks was applauded for his performance with the Best Actor Oscar award. The movie also performed well at the Golden Globes, People’s Choice Awards, and Young Artist Awards. It is written by popular actor Atul Kulkarni and directed by Secret Superstar helmer Advait Chandan.
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