A number of other Bachchan films will also be screened in the city in the next 10 days.
The festival, organised by Entertainment 7, will showcase the superstar's life on the silver screen and his association with Bollywood. It will also display some of his rare posters.
The main attraction of the festival is a wax statue of superstar on the lines of the one at Madame Tussaud's in London.
Bollywood stars Govinda, Sunil Shetty, Poonam Dhillon, Malaika Arora and Amrita Arora will perform in the festival tonight.
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