Visual effects (VFX) has always been an important part of cinema. VFX enabled filmmakers to dream beyond the limits of material infrastructure to give the audience an experience of their vision. However, Indian Movies haven’t been able to make use of the technology as extensively as Hollywood, considering the cost that it bears. But in recent years, use of VFX in Indian movies has been increasing at a progressive rate. Below is the list of Indian movies that pushed for the technology, despite the challenges and risk involved.
12. Magadheera (2009)
Rajamouli has always been a visionary director. He always aimed for something that was beyond the expectations of the crowd. None of his movies, till date, has failed to entertain the audience. ‘Magadheera’ was a spectacular cinematic experience, a fantasy-revenge-drama, that surprised everyone with jaw-dropping visual effects. It was something that was never attempted till then in the industry. SS Rajamouli’s Magadheera is considered as one of the pioneers that broke new paths for regional films to dream big.
11. Eega (2012)
‘Eega’ surprised everyone with a curious plot line, reincarnation of a man as a fly. It was indeed a showcase of the mastery of S S Rajamouli as a visionary director. The film received huge critical and crowd reception to become one of biggest grossers of all times. VFX team had done yet another impressive work crafting several scenes of the film quite perfectly without making it look awkward.
10. Krrish 3 (2013)