Every person in our country will be interested towards one topic and that is movies. Though there are many languages yet we unite by our preferences in genres and actors. Some movies made an impact on Bollywood; enough to get those movies a remake.
' - Singam:
starrer Singham was a remake of the South Indian movie of the same name starring
has been introduced into Bollywood with this flick. The movie was a huge success as it grossed over ₹100 crores within five days.
2. Vikramarkudu -
The Tollywood blockbuster was a well-applauded movie for both the humour and the power packed acting of
. The movie has been remade in Bollywood as Rowdy Rathore starring and
under the direction of
also popularising the song “Chinta Ta Ta” up north. It added to be one of Akshay Kumar’s top hit movies with a collection grossing over 133 crores.
Ghajini is another that starred Suriya which is popular for the tattoo look and the publicity done for the disease called amnesia. The movie has been remade in Hindi with the lead role bagged by
, with the South Indian actress
introduced to Bollywood and Aamir publicising his new hair and body, making it a temporary trend. The movie played well grossing Rs 114 crores.
4. 'Pokiri' – '
Pokiri starred one of the most sought after actor
, who once replaced
as the national brand ambassador of ThumsUp. The movie is about an undercover police officer who tracks a mafia gang. Till date, Salman Khan’s popular dialogue in the movie “Mene Ek Baar Commitment Kardi Toh Me Khudki Bhi Nahi Sunta” has been echoing through the youth. The movie grossed over 61 crores.
Alai Payuthey is a Tamil movie starring ‘
’ who gained recognition through this movie. The movie till date remains one of the best scores of ‘
A R Rahman
’. It was remade in Bollywood with the protagonist played by
. The cinema bagged six Filmfare awards and needless to say a big success.
The South Indian flick starred
was a huge success in the genre of family entertainment, the same was remade up north with the lead being Salman Khan and Asin of the same title. The movie added to Salman Khan’s list of 100 crore league and was second highest grossing film in 2011 with a gasping amount of 120 crores.
7. Manichitrathazhu –
Manichitrathazhu is a 1993 Malayalam horror flick is one of the best thrillers of our country. It was remade after merely a decade in languages Kannada, Telugu, Bengali, and Tamil as well. Bhool Bhulaiyaa was a commercial success as it grossed 84 crores.
This is another one of those remakes that bagged Salman Khan one of the most grossing movies, the film in Telugu had Ravi Teja as lead and gained much popularity for the fearless character that the protagonist plays. The sure did throw some limelight towards
for her well-sculpted body. The movie grossed a whopping amount of rupees 233 crores.
9. Nuvvostanante Nenodantana –
Nuvvostanante Nenodantana was directed by Prabhu Deva in Tollywood and he then decided to remake it in Bollywood. The movie was a breakthrough for actors
but failed to do so for the young actors
Girish Kumar Taurani
as it did not work well in Bollywood.
- Son Of Sardar:
The Telugu movie made a breakthrough for the comedian turned actor
. The movie is an action, comedy remade in Bollywood starring Ajay Devgan, Sonakshi Sinha and
. The film was a hit and had grossed 82 crores in the opening week.