You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience and security.
Question: Lagaan is a science-fiction movie.
Answer: Lagaan is based on a historical event in which 19th-century Indian villagers defeated British colonialists in a cricket match.
Question: Sikandar is set in Sri Lanka.
Answer: Set in Kashmir, Sikandar focuses on a young Muslim boy whose parents are murdered by terrorists. He must make his way alone in the world.
Question: Rocket Singh is set in the high Himalayas.
Answer: Rocket Singh is a blend of comedy and drama set in an office. Its hero is a sales representative at a computer firm.
Question: Most of Ileana’s films are in Tamil.
Answer: Most of Ileana’s films have been in Telugu. She has made a few films in Tamil, however.
Question: Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan hosted India’s version of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.
Answer: Bachchan hosted the Indian version of the American hit game show Who Wants to be a Millionaire from 2000 to 2006.
Question: Turn Mile concerns a flood.
Answer: Directed by Kunal Deshmukh, Turn Mile is set during the floods that devastated Mumbai in 2005.
Question: Dil Bole Hadippa! is about cricket.
Answer: Dil Bole Hadippa! is about a Punjabi girl who wants to play cricket. Since there is no female cricket league in India, she disguises herself as a man and enters a competition.
Question: The star of Devdas is Shahrukh Khan.
Answer: Shahrukh Khan stars as the title character, Devdas Mukherji, in the 2002 film Devdas. He has appeared in many Bollywood films.
Question: Bollywood produces more movies than Hollywood.
Answer: Bollywood is the most productive film industry in the world. Located in Mumbai, it employs hundreds of thousands of people.
Question: The star of 3 Idiots is Aamir Khan.
Answer: Aamir Khan is the star of 3 Idiots. His co-star is Kareena Kapoor.
Bollywood art illustration

Destination Bollywood: Fact or Fiction?

? jennyb79/Fotolia
{{(vm.state.currentQuestion + 1)}} of {{vm.questions.length}}
Destination Bollywood: Fact or Fiction?
You finished!
Your Score: {{vm.state.numberCorrect}} / {{vm.questions.length}}
Play Next Quiz
{{(vm.state.currentQuestion + 1)}} of {{vm.questions.length}}
{{vm.state.numberCorrect}}/{{vm.questions.length}} correct
{{vm.state.score|number:0}}/{{vm.maxPoints}} points
Your results
Question {{($index + 1)}}
Your Answer:
{{vm.state.responses[$index].isCorrect ? 'Your' : ''}} Correct Answer:
Are you a quizmaster?
Compare your score
Max Score: {{vm.maxPoints}}
Your Score
Community Average
High scores
or to track your quiz stats, save your best scores, and compete with the community!
Check out Britannica's new site for parents!
Subscribe Today!