Indian film industry has an extensive platform . There are many super-hit movies made in the history of Indian Cinema and inspired by that multi-lingual movies are made across the nation . From Bollywood to Tollywood and many more regional film industries, remake a hit movie.
Today, let’s have a look at some of the remakes of superhit films:
1. Hera Pheri
Hera Pheri is the remake of Malayalam film, Ramji Rao Speaking. It is one of the most hilarious movies which is just worth watching. Paresh Rawal’s witty dialogues have been rib-tickling. The movie was also remade in Tamil and was called Arangetra Velai and then in Telugu as Dhanlakshami I Love You and lastly, Trin Trin in Kannda.
2. Munna Bhai M.B.B.S
One of the epic movie Munna Bhai MBBS has set the standards of comedy without any double meaning . The friendship between Munna and Circuit became a hit and gained a massive fan following. The movie was a box-office hit and inspired many other regional film-makers .It is also said that Munna Bhai MBBS is highly inspired from the Hollywood movie Patch Adams .
The movie was made in three regional languages including Vasool Raja M.B.B.S. in Tamil, which starred Kamal Hassan, Shankar Dada M.B.B.S. in Telugu starring Chiranjeevi and finally Uppi Dada M.B.B.S. in Kannada with Upendra as the lead.
3. Band Baaja Baaraat
The ultimate wedding planners proved their worth at the box-office . The movie was much admired by the audience along with the great chemistry of Anushka and Ranveer. Band Baaja Baaraat was made under the banner Yash Raj Films. The movie was remade in Tamil as Aaha Kalyanam. This movie had Nani and Vaani Kapoor as the lead. Additionally, this movie was then made in other languages including Telugu and it was titled Jabardasth, starring Siddharth and Samantha.
Bollywood’s courtroom drama movie. Pink struck a conversation around the patriarchal mindset. The overall concept left us petrified as it opened up about the reality of society. The thought-provoking concept was then remade in Tamil as Nerkonda Paarvai. Not just that, this movie is all set to make it big as it’s going to have a remake in Telugu soon and is titled as Lawyer Saab.
5. A Wednesday
The unique concept , where a retired officer reminisces a day of his career, when a case was not filed and that in turn haunts him. The Bollywood thriller drama movie, A Wednesday was remade in Tamil as Unnaipol Oruvan. It was also remade in Telugu as Eeenadu, starring Kamal Hassan in the lead role. This concept inspired even Hollywood and a movie A Common Man was made starring Ben Kingsley and Ben Cross.
6. Gabbar Is Back
‘Gabbar Is Back ‘ is the remake of Tamil movie Ramanaa, which had Vijaykanth as its lead. Brilliant movie , unfolding the issues of curroption says a lot of things , which exists in our society. The film hit a jackpot at the box office and as a result, it was then made in Telugu as Tagore and in Kannada as Vishnu Sena. Bollywood might be the last to make it again with Khiladi Kumar.
The blockbuster film of the ’70s, Don, starring Amitabh Bachchan also became a cult classic, which then became famous in other regions as well. This movie was remade in Tamil and was titled as Billa with Rajinikanth as the lead role. Furthermore, this movie was again remade in Hindi with Shah Rukh Khan in the lead and then in Telugu and Tamil.