The film industry is popular and has got enormous appreciation from all. This film and entertainment industry, from its production houses has given multitudinous movies every year with an innovative and inspiring message to the viewers.
Top film production houses in Mumbai are listed below.
- UTV MOTION PICTURES LTD
Ronnie Screwvala founded this production company in 2004, owned by The Walt Disney Company. This production house is engaged in film production, marketing, distribution, licensing and merchandising. The films produced by UTV MOTION PICTURES LTD are Swades, Life in a Metro, Race, Jodha Akbar, Barfi, Chennai Express and 2 States
- EROS INTERNATIONAL
Eros International, a Mumbai based production and Distribution Company is the second top production house which was founded in 1973 by Arjan Lulla. It has a distributed network spanning 50 countries worldwide and a public limited company. Some big hits of the production houses are Shaan, Mr. India, Om Shanti Om, Love Aaj Kal, Housefull and Student of the Year.
- YASHRAJ FILMS
In 1970, Yashraj films production house was set up Yash Chopra, but now Aditya Chopra looks after this production house, Uday Chopra and Pamela Chopra. Silsila, Kabhie Kabhie, Deewar, Trishul, Veer Zaara, Mohabbatein and Darr are the best and top category movies and which cannot be competed with anyone in the near future.
- DHARMA PRODUCTIONS
Dharma productions is a famous production house, founded in the year 1976, which was set up by film producer& director Yash Johar and currently Karan Johar is the chairman of the Dharma productions. Dostana, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Student of the Year, Kal ho na Ho, 2 States, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham and My Name is Khan are the best movies in which Dharma production house had done wonderful work.
- BALAJI MOTION PICTURES
This production house is owned by Ekta Kapoor. It was founded by Jeetendra Kapoor in 2001 and is a subsidiary of the leading television production house Balaji Telefilms. Some popular movies have produced like Shootout at Lokhandwala, Once Upon a Time in Mumbai, Ragini MMS and The Dirty Picture
- RED CHILLIES ENTERTAINMENT
In 2002, this production house was founded by Shahrukh Khan and his wife Gauri Khan. This company is holding shares in IPL team (Kolkata Knight Riders). Main Hoon Na, Ra One and Om Shanti Om are some of the hit films from Red Chillies Entertainment
- RELIANCE BIG ENTERTAINMENT
Reliance big entertainment is a subsidiary company of Reliance Group and is the biggest production house, founded in the year 2005.They have launched films as well as some TV channels and radio stations.
- AAMIR KHAN PRODUCTIONS
This is an Aamir khan production house which is look after by Aamir Khan, Kiran Rao and Mansoor Khan.This production house has given successful movies such as Lagan, Rang de Basanti, Dhobi Ghat and Taare Zameen Par and also launched a leading TV show called Satyamev Jayate.
- RAJSHRI PRODUCTIONS
This production house was founded long back in a year 1947. Sooraj R Barjatya is the chairman of the company and this production house will be remembered forever for the legendary movies such as Maine Pyar Kiya, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Dosti, Uphaar and Hum Saath Saath Hain
- SHRI ASHTAVINAYAK CINE VISION LTD.
This production house is well-known for the movies such as Golmaal, Dabangg, Rockstar, Blue and Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya. It was incorporated in 2001, under the chairmanship of Dhilin Mehta.
There are many more Bollywood Production houses which are well known like Filmkraft Productions Pvt Ltd., Mukta Arts, Illuminati Films, Hari OmEntertainment, Vishesh Films and PVR Pictures.