The term "Bollywood" itself has origins in the s, when India overtook the United States as the world's largest film producer. It happens in the first half with Akshay Kumar and Divyendu Sharma sharing some side-splitting scenes. They even try to replicate the Sholay marriage proposal scene in their own way. Their flawed Bundelkhandi accent aside, they show a grip on their comic timing. The proprietor of a cycle store, his general knowledge and understanding of the society and religious texts are also satisfactory. These films expressed social themes mainly dealing with working-class life in India , particularly urban life in the former two examples; Awaara presented the city as both a nightmare and a dream, while Pyaasa critiqued the unreality of city life. The writing of Salim-Javed and acting of Amitabh Bachchan popularized the trend, with films such as Zanjeer and particularly Deewaar, a crime film inspired by Gunga Jumna  that pitted "a policeman against his brother, a gang leader based on real-life smuggler Haji Mastan " portrayed by Bachchan; Deewaar was described as being "absolutely key to Indian cinema" by Danny Boyle. The movement emphasized social realism. He was the most successful Indian actor for most of the s and s. Kumar, who was described as "the ultimate method actor" by Satyajit Ray and is considered one of India's greatest actors, inspired future generations of Indian actors; much like Brando's influence on Robert De Niro and Al Pacino , Kumar had a similar influence on later Indian actors such as Amitabh Bachchan , Naseeruddin Shah , Shah Rukh Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Ek Prem Katha , Lagaan , Koi For many decades, Bollywood has influenced daily life and culture in India, where it has been the biggest entertainment industry. Its blend of youthfulness, wholesome entertainment, emotional quotients and strong melodies lured family audiences back to the big screen. You know how unique can Akshay Kumar be in such scenes. Stalking a girl is a way of fetching her attention for Keshav.