Director: Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury
Cast: Amitabh Bachchan as Deepak Sehgal, beautiful Taapsee Pannu as Minal Arora, Kirti Kulhari as Falak Ali, Andrea Tariang as Andrea Tariang and Angad Bedi as Rajveer Singh, Raashul Tandon as Dumpy a.k.a. Raunak Anand, Tushar Pandey as Vishwa a.k.a. Vishwajyoti Ghosh and Vijay Varma as Ankit Malhotra.
Pink is a courtroom drama social thriller that starts with three men namely Raunak, Vishwajyoti and Rajveer rushing to a hospital as the latter is profusely bleeding due to a head injury. They don't file a police complaint. On the other hand, Minal, Falak, and Andrea rush to their apartment in Faridabad. It is shown that they are related to the incident but live a normal life.
Minal goes for her routine morning run when she senses that she is being observed by Deepak, a reputable lawyer. The ladies seek Deepak's help in this incident. Deepak gets to know that the ladies lives is in danger as Rajveer's friend Ankit takes revenge. Andrea is stalked and Falak loses her job. They are discouraged from filing a police complaint. Actually, the local police are backed up by Rajveer’s uncle Ranjit, who is a powerful politician.
Minal files a complaint. Next day, she is kidnapped and threatened to stop filing complaints after which she is dropped home. A few days later, Minal is arrested on the charges of attempted murder and all ladies are termed as prostitutes. Deepak meets Andrea and Falak and carries on with bail procedures and represents himself as a lawyer for the ladies.
Rajveer's lawyer Prashant says that ladies and men met at a rock concert. Men invited women for dinner to a hotel resort and they drank. Prashant says that women demanded money as prostitutes and when Rajveer refused, Minal hit him on his head and fleed. Contrary to this, Minal and his friends state that men tried to sexually assault them. Minal says that Rajveer tried to rape her and in self-defense, she attacked with the bottle.
Towards, the end Rajveer states that women got what they deserved. Deepak says that if women come home late, drink, etc., then they are labeled as prostitutes, but the same does not apply for men. Rajveer, Ankit and Dumpy are charged while Vishwajyoti is let off with a warning.
Pink was received with widespread critical acclaim as some critics called it the movie of the year and the best film of the year. Pink won the National Film Award for Best Film on Other Social Issues apart from which it bagged nine awards.