It's difficult to replicate a classic. There is always the chance that unjustified expectations may lead to the new version being inferior to the original. Despite these challenges, most filmmakers have tried to revive vintage films and have suffered severely. Here is the list of the Top 10 Failed Remakes In Sandalwood.
1. Naanu Naane:
played prominent parts in D. Rajendra Babu's 2002 film Naanu Naane. The film is a remake of the Hindi film
Om Sai Prakash and Mega Hit Productions' 2007 Indian Kannada-language love drama film Ugadi, directed by Om Sai Prakash. The movie stars
, V. Ravichandran, and Telugu actor Srikanth. The picture is a remake of the famous Telugu movie Santosham.
3. Eno Onthara:
The 2010 romantic comedy Eno Onthara was produced by M. Chandrashekar and "
" Mahesh under the umbrella of Udayachandra Productions. Ganesh plays the lead in the movie. This movie is an adaptation of the Tamil film Kushi.
4. Snehana Preethina:
Shahuraj Shindhe's 2007 Indian Kannada film Snehana Preethina, which he also directed, is a remake of the Hindi film Ishq. Darshan, Aditya,
, and Lakshmi Rai appear in it.
5. Kodanda Rama:
The love comedy Kodanda Rama was produced in 2002 and was directed, written, and musically composed by V. Ravichandran.
, Sakshi Shivanand,
also appear in the movie in addition to Ravichandran. The film was a remake of Thenkasipattanam from Malayalam (2000). The Malayalam version's popularity was matched by the Kannada version, though not quite.
6. Dubai Babu:
A 2009 Kannada-language movie titled Dubai Babu was produced by
and directed by Naganna as part of Shri Shailendra Productions. The movie is a remake of Dubai Seenu, a Telugu film. In the prominent roles are Upendra, Nikitha, and
and Ramu are the directors and producers of 99, a 2019 Indian Kannada-language love drama movie. Ganesh and Bhavana play prominent roles in the film. It is a remake of the Tamil movie 96 from 2018.
8. Satya Harishchandra:
The 2017 Indian love comedy Satya Harishchandra was written and directed by
, and Sharan all appear in it. The movie is an authorised remake of the Punjabi movie Singh vs Kaur from 2013.
Surya is the director of the 2015 Indian Kannada romantic comedy film Goa. In addition to British theatre performer Rachel Wise, it has ,
, Srikanth, Sharmila Mandre, and Sonu in the prominent parts. The movie is an authentic replica of Venkat Prabhu's 2010 Tamil film of the same name.
N.Rajesh Fernandes is the director of the 2007 Indian Kannada-language comedy-drama movie Manmatha. Including multiple roles for Jaggesh and
. The movie is a remake of Kunjikoonan, a 2002 Malayalam film starring Dileep and