The south has always been making great films. It has been entertaining the audience for a very long time. As a result people grow fond towards the south cinema. Movies have constantly been remade in Hindi from other languages such as Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, etc. Here is the list of 10 movies, which have been remade in Bollywood from the South, and some of which are yet to be released and some have already been released.
O Kadhal Kanmani” is the Tamil version of Bollywood movie “
OK Jaanu”, which was released out back in 2015. Thus, OK Jaanu, is a remake of a Tamil movie, which had
Mani Ratnam as its writer, director, and producer. The film weaves about romantic tale of a young boy and girl, who get into a live-in relationship and then pass the test of managing their career and relationship.
A remake of a Malayalam film, by the same name, Drishyam was released in 2015. This is a suspense thriller, the story keeps on serving different twists and turns throughout. The movie shows the love the male member has for his family, as he takes the responsibility of saving his family from the outcomes of a mistake. The mistake was the murder of the son of an influential person by hero’s wife and daughter when the boy was blackmailing his daughter.
The movie Singham-3 is scheduled to be release in 2017, and it is a sequel to Singham returns, which was also remake of its Tamil counterpart. Singham-3, the Bollywood remake is going to be made from the Singham 3 of Tamil Cinema, having Hari as its Writer and Director. It is a Masala-Action Film.
Directed by Nishikanth Kamath, Force is the remake of the Tamil movie Kaakha Kaakha. The movie belongs to the genre of Action, starring
John Abraham, and Genelia D’Souza. The film revolves around a police officer who works in the Narcotics Department and only aims at fighting against crimes.
Gabbar Is Back
Gabbar is Back, made in 2015, is a remake of a Tamil thriller, named Ramanaa which was released back in 2002. The movie features
Akshay Kumar as the male lead actor and
Shruti Haasan as the female counterpart. This movie is an Action-Thriller and is based upon the concept of how a man fights through corruption and wrong-doings by not coming out in the open to everyone.
Holiday - A Soldier Is Never Off Duty
Produced, Directed and Written by Vipul Shah and A.R. Murugadoss this movie is a remake of the film Thuppakki. Starring Akshay Kumar and
Sonakshi Sinha, the film is based on an army man who is an undercover intelligence officer. He visits his home during his holidays, only to find that his city is under the possibility of bomb attacks. The story goes on how he not only saves his hometown but also catches the ones involved in the crime.
Made by A.R.Murugadoss, Akira is a remake of the Tamil thriller Mouna Guru. Starring Sonakshi Sinha, Akira is a women-centric film, in which the female lead, is taught since her childhood by her father, that she must raise her voice against the wrong. Following these principles, she finds herself, stuck in problems, she fights her way out of everything while helping others in need. Girls have all the power in them, and they are their one true self armor, is the message the movie brilliantly delivers.
Shortcut Romeo, is the remake of Tamil film, Thiruttu Payale. Starring
Neil Nitin Mukesh and
Puja Gupta, Shortcut Romeo belongs to the genre of Action Crime thriller. Shortcut Romeo is the movie with which Ameesha Patel has made a comeback in Bollywood after a long break.
Rumors are that
Rohit Shetty wishes to get the rights of remaking the movie Theri in Hindi in Bollywood. Thus, lined to be made, and yet to be named, this film will probably have
Shah Rukh Khan in the lead male role. Theri was made by Atlee.
Priyadarshan, a Director has already bought the rights of remaking the Tamil movie Visaranai in Hindi. Originally made by Vetrimaan, Visaranai has been a huge success in the South already, and also has been India’s entry in Oscar for the year 2017.