B.R. Chopra's famous social thriller 'Naya Daur' was shot in Bhopal .
Released in 2011 , Prakash Jha's political drama Rajniti featuring the big star cast of Ajay Devgan,
Nana Patekar ,Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Arjun Rampal, Vivek Oberoi and Manoj Bajpai was shot vastly in Bhopal and
Main locations have been Kotra Sultanabad, village Bishan Khedi, Motiya Talab,
Kaliasot Dam Temple, Iqbal Maidan, Bhadbhada Bridge Road and areas surrounding historical Moti Masjid.
Made under Aamir Khan productions and directed by Anusha Rizvi,Peepli Live was shot at Badwai
village near Bhopal , a small village 60 km off Bhopal. The movie was a satire on the present day politics , media and rural poverty.
The principal cast consisted of Raghubir Yadav, Omkar Das, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Shalini Vatsa
and Farrukh Jaffer .
Starring Amitabh Bacchan, Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Manoj Bajpai,this Prakash Jha's social commentry on
education system and caste system of the country was also shot in Bhopal.
In this moviie Oriental College is shown as STM College .
Song "Achha Lagta Hai" has been shot at Bhojtal (Upper Lake).
Ek Vivaah Aisa Bhi
This movie from the Rajshri productions
had some reasonable amount of shooting done in Bhopal .
It featured Eesha Koppikhar and Sonu Sood with Alok Nath, Smita Jayakar.
Prakash Jha again returned to his favourite shooting locations at Bhopal for his next film Chakravyuh.
The film dealt with the issue of Naxalism and starred Arjun Rampal, Abhay Deol, Manoj Bajpayee.