Queen is a 2014 Indian comedy–drama film directed by Vikas Bahl and produced by Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane. The film starsKangana Ranaut in the lead role, with Lisa Haydon and Rajkummar Raoplaying supporting roles. The film revolves around Rani, played by Ranaut, an under-confident girl from New Delhi who embarks alone on her honeymoon to Paris and Amsterdam after her fiancé calls off their wedding.
Bahl wrote the script of Queen with Chaitally Parmar and Parveez Shaikh.Anvita Dutt Guptan wrote the dialogues for the film. Ranaut, who was encouraged by Bahl to improvise her lines during filming, is credited as an additional dialogue writer. Amit Trivedi provided the musical score and Anvita Dutt Guptan wrote the lyrics. Principal photography of the film began in 2012 and took 45 days to complete.
Queen premiered at the Busan International Film Festival, and released theatrically on 7 March 2014. The film garnered critical acclaim, with praise directed to the direction, writing, and Ranaut’s performance. Made on a budget of 12.5 crore (US$2.0 million), the film earned over 98 crore(US$15 million) at the global box-office, emerging a commercial success. At the 2015 Screen Awards ceremony, the film received 13 nominations, the most for any film that year, and won three of them, including Best Film and Best Director.