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'Neerja' voted most liked female-centric film of 2016

Updated: Sep 13, 2016 10:32 IST
New Delhi [India], Sept. 12 (ANI): 2016 saw several female-centric films of which Sonam Kapoor's 'Neerja' has elbowed out several films like 'Akira,' 'Sarbjit' and others, to become the most liked female-centric film of 2016 by a clear margin.

In a recently conducted poll, the Ram Madhvani-directed flick stood as the clear winner with 64 percent votes.

The 31-year-old actress was also honored with the 'Best Actress' award at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne recently, for portraying the PAN Am brave-heart Neerja Bhanot.

The movie, other than being critically acclaimed, did a spectacular business at the Box Office with a collection of more than Rs. 130 crore worldwide.

'Neerja,' also starring Shabana Azmi, Yogendra Tiku, Shekhar Ravjiani and others, can indeed be considered as the 'Khoobsurat' actress' career-defining performance. (ANI)