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Research Paper | Cinema and Movies | India | Volume 9 Issue 7, July 2020
Mahaul Theek Hai - An Exemplary Movie that Lead to Amelioration of Punjabi Cinema
Abstract: The compendium of hilarious companionship is not new to Punjabi Cinema. The benefaction of true comic carriage had made its mark since late 90s. The solid footing of this comic genre was rooted by King of Comedy-late Jaspal Bhattiji. His courageous and challenging determination drives the revival of Punjabi Cinema. He thought to take risk when conditions in Punjab were enveloped under militancy terror. Even Cinematic portrayal was mocked up with loud characters and double meaning dialogues. Bestowing Cinema at that rhythm when Punjabi Cinema was not unsustainable. Jaspal Bhattiji being a triumphant in comedy and was famous for his satirical take on the problems of common man, took an intrepid initiative towards crafting a relevant content with his effortless vision. As a result, Mahaul Theek hai was released in18 December, 1998 and this movie had actually corrected the Mahaul (environment) of Punjabi Cinema and kicked to restart the Punjabi film industry. Jaspaljis comprehensible vision lead to the revival of Punjabi Cinema. This iconic movie opens the doors of acceptance by audience and paved the way for other film-makers. Mahaul Theek Hai film had shown a high-yielding seed on the barren land of Punjabi film industry.
Keywords: Punjabi, Comedy, unsustainable, Revival, Cinema, Movies, Jaspal Bhatti
Edition: Volume 9 Issue 7, July 2020,
Pages: 648 - 652