For the past 60 years, Filmfare Awards night is considered to be the best awards gala celebrating the Indian cinema. The ceremony is said to be the most prestigious one after the National Award. There’s no denying that most of the Indians are glued to the TV sets on the night of the ceremony and there might not be a single actor who wouldn’t aspire to take the black lady trophy home. Over the years, several movies have made a mark for bagging the maximum number of Filmfare Awards. Well, greatness is weighed by the number, of course. So let’s have a look at some of the Hindi movies that have made a record by winning a maximum number of awards at Filmfare.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge: It’s no surprise that DDLJ is at the top of this list. It won a total of 10 Filmfare Awards with Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol winning best actor and best actress award respectively.
Devdas: Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Devdas starring Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai and Madhuri Dixit is considered to be a masterpiece till date. Thanks to its magnificent sets, costumes and phenomenal acting by stars, the makers took home 10 big Filmfare awards in 2003.
Black: Rani Mukerji and Amitabh Bachchan starrer BLACK helmed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali not only managed to impress the critics but audiences too were in awe of it. The film was such a hit that it won almost 10 awards at Filmfare in 2006 including that of the Best Film.
Madhumati: It was a huge success for the technical team of Bimal Roy's Madhumati when the film won 9 Filmfare Awards in categories like best cinematography, best editing, best direction and more.
1942 A Love Story: Director Vidhu Vinod Chopra took home 9 Filmfare Awards for this beautiful love story starring Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit. However, among the actors, it was only Jackie Shroff, who bagged the trophy for the Best Actor in a supporting role.
Kaho Naa…Pyaar Hai: Hrithik Roshan's launch pad was a hit not only in the theatres but at awards functions too. The film dominated the Filmfare Awards 2000 and won a total of 9 trophies.
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai: Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukerji's film not only won hearts across the globe but also raked in big at Filmfare Awards by winning 8 awards.
Lagaan: Aamir Khan's critically acclaimed Lagaan was a groundbreaking film. It collected 8 Filmfare Awards including one for Aamir for the Best Performance in the lead role.
Omkara: The film won acting honours for Kareena Kapoor, Konkona Sen Sharma and, most importantly, Saif Ali Khan for his remarkable villainous act. It took away 8 Filmfare awards.
Bajirao Mastani: Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra's period drama is said one of the finest of their career and it came as no surprise to anyone when Bajirao Mastani swooped away as much as 8 trophies at prestigious Filmfare Awards.