Here’s a list of some of Bollywood’s most acclaimed movies that were Box Office disasters.
Box Office collections – Rs 20 lakh
Budget – Rs 35 lakh (approx)
Now considered one of the greatest Indian films ever made, ‘Kaagaz Ke Phool’ bombed when it was released in 1959 and pushed the director/producer, Guru Dutt, to the brink of bankruptcy. The audience in the Odeon cinema hall (Delhi) threw eggs on the screen during its screening.