10 Posters That Grabbed Eyeballs For All The Wrong Reasons

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10 Posters That Grabbed Eyeballs For All The Wrong Reasons
Be it an offensive word in a song or a scandalous scene, Bollywood films find themselves making news for the wrong reasons. SpotboyE.com lists down 10 movie posters that courted controversy.

1. Ram Teri Ganga Maili

ram teri ganga maili poster

In 1985, Mandakini and her assets grabbed eyeballs. Truth be told, the poster was quite bold - by any standard. 

2. Ek Chhotisi Love Story

ek choti si lover story poster 1

ek choti si lover story poster 2

This movie was meant to be an innocent story of a 15-year-old boy falling in love with a 26-year-old woman. Instead, it turned out to be a controversial film, criticised for its inappropriate representation of a woman's body on its posters.

3. Julie

julie poster

Neha Dhupia made an impactful entry in the film industry, alright. After all, who can miss her in her daring, bare back pose in the poster of Julie with I-Love-You written all over her?

4. Kurbaan 

kurbaan poster

Kareena Kapoor Khan showing off her bare back on the film's poster caught everyone's attention. Especially of a certain political party, that even burnt them down.

5. Guzaarish

guzaarish poster

We're Indians and our Bhartiya naaris can't be seen smoking! More so, when the woman in question is the Bachchan bahu! 

6. The Dirty Picture

the dirty picture poster

The Dirty Picture was a smash hit but it found itself embroiled in some controversies. One of them being a city court in Andhra Pradesh directing the police to book Vidya Balan for posing indecently on the film's posters.

7. Jism -2

jism 2 poster

As if casting adult star Sunny Leone wasn't enough, this film irked people further when its first poster started doing the rounds. Soon after, the titillating image was removed from the BEST buses in Mumbai.

8. Nash

nasha poster

Model-turned-actress Poonam Pandey has been controversy's favourite child. So how can her debut film not create an outrage? Three posters of Nasha made headlines. And you can clearly see why!

9. PK

pk poster

Aamir Khan stirred up a controversy with his full monty act for the first poster of PK. 

10. Hunterrr

hunterrr poster

Gulshan Devaiah, who plays a sex addict in the film, poses with his three leading ladies, inside a banana. Given its sexual innuendos, a ban was inevitable.