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A Piece Of History : Classifications For 1981 ( First Half)
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The first half of 1981 proved to be a mighty one . It was a half year of bounty . Bombay industry never had the occasion to see such a hit parade in the former or latter year half of any year .

Big films , barring a few exceptions , struck it big at the box-office . Staking claims for over 'one crore' business per territory became quite common . The 6 months saw the release of 69 films , 5 of which were dubbed from South films .

AA ( Super Duper Hit):-

Kranti

Laawaris

Love Story

Ek Duje Ke Liye

A1 (Super Hit):-

None

A (Hit):-

Naseeb ( Though its figures can qualify it for A1 , its prices do not justify A1 except C.P.C.I. and Rajasthan . It proved class A in Bombay , Mysore , Nizam and East Punjab .)

Chashme Buddoor

Chakra

BB & B1 ( Above Average to Average):-

Waqt Ki Deewar

Kal Hamara Hai ( released tax-free in Bihar only)

Rocky

Paanch Qaidi

Wardat

Bulandi

Barsaat Ki Ek Raat

Itni Si Baat

Jyoti

Naram Garam


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