" The largest dream factory in the world produces 930 films a year ... "





 
Movie Posters in a Train Station

People at a train station wait on the platform under the passionate embrace of a Bollywood melodrama. "Bombay boasts the largest dream factory in the world -- 'Bollywood,' as it is affectionately known -- which produces most of India's 930 films a year, all of them as noisy and crazy and high-spirited as the city that gave them birth." -- Pico Iyer


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Further chapters of Bombay Bazaar:
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