Mira Nair’s controversial film Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love has gained the recognition of being the third most viewed trailer in youtube history.
According to ScreenCrush, the trailer is just behind Avengers : Infinity War’s and Star Wars’s trailer respectively.
The trailer has garnered about 92 million views till now.
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Matt Singer commented on this and said, "No, that’s not a typo; a trailer for the 1996 Mira Nair film Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love has been viewed 91 million times. I guess YouTube users just love Mira Nair! There’s really no other possible explanation"
It is to be noted that Kama Sutra was banned in India for its subject matter. It has beaten the likes of Fifty Shades of Grey and Basic Instinct that explore the erotic side.
Tiger Shroff’s Baaghi 2 also made it in the list beating Batman v Superman, Furious 7 and Thor: Ragnarok.
The film was not a grand affair or a mega-budget film, still, its subject matter attracted netizens who made its trailer a roaring hit on youtube. The film starred Indira Varma, Rekha and Sarita Chaudhry among others.