Women were considered as an object in Hindi cinema. However, there are some movies which were exceptionally good and show great women on screen. Here is a list presented where single leading lady was able to take the whole movie on their shoulders.
Mother India –
Nargis was the epicenter of this movie. Her character stood against the atrocities of society.
Shashi Godbole made a remarkable comeback for late actress Sri Devi.
directed by Vikas Behl, Kangna Ranaut proved that it’s the character that can make a whole movie hit.
Amitabh Bachan, Kirti Kulhare and Tapsee Pannu , an interesting and relevant story line with female characters in the center made this movie a hit.
7 Khoon Maaf –
Priyanka Chopra outshines all male actors in this movie. Her portrayal of Mary Kom was also appreciated widely.
Sushmita Sen played a senior police cop with Sushant Singh as her assistant. Although the movie did not work well at box office yet it showed the strong female personality of a police cop.
Chameli movie is considered to be the best movie depicting female character in the entire career of Kareena Kapoor Khan.
Neerja movie is based on real life incident, Neerja is the best movie of Sonam Kapoor till date.
Nil Bate Sannata – Anarkali of Aura –
Swara Bhaskar outshined every other actor in depicting a strong female character.
based on India Pakistan partition, Pinjar is Urmila Matondkar’s one of the best movies having a strong women character.