7 Salman Khan Movies – Which are Remake Of South Indian Movies
You must have seen Salman Khan movies, but do you know that there are 6 of these movies that have been remade from South Indian Movies. And there is an upcoming movie that will be released in 2021.
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We have seen many such movies in Bollywood which are remakes of South’s films and in these movies, we mostly see Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan and Ajay Devgan.
Salman Khan Movies
Salman’s remake movies that became blockbusters and super hits at the box office
(01) Tere Naam – Rating 7.1/10 IMDb
Tere Naam is an action romantic-drama movie released in 2003. The movie was directed by Satish Kaushik and we got to see the lead actors Salman Khan, Bhumika Chawla and Sachin Khedekar.
In this movie, Salman Khan was seen in a new look (hairstyle) and this look became a trend in India at that time. People used to have similar hairstyle at that time.
The movie was released on 15 August 2003, ie, Independence Day of India. With a budget of Rs 10 crore, this movie grossed over Rs 24.50 crore and was one of the highest-grossing movies of 2003.
If we talk about the remake, this movie is a remake of the 1999 Tamil movie Sethu. Which is an action romantic-drama movie and we had Vikram and Abitha in its lead cast.
The film was directed by Bala and the film has since been remade in Telugu, Bengali, Hindi and Odisha.
(02) Wanted – Rating 6.6/10 IMDb
Wanted is a Bollywood action-thriller film directed by Prabhu Deva. The lead cast of Wanted movie was Salman Khan, Ayesha Takia, Prakash Raj, Mahesh Manjrekar and Vinod Khanna.
Released on 18 September 2009, the movie had a budget of Rs 40 crore and collected Rs 120 crore. The story of the Wanted film was quite good, if you still see this film today, you will definitely like this film.
Salman Khan’s movie is a remake of the 2006 Telugu action-thriller movie Pokiri. Which was directed by Puri Jagannadh and we saw Mahesh Babu, Ileana D’Cruz and Prakash Raj in the lead roles of this film. Pokiri’s budget was Rs 12 crore and it collected Rs 66 crore.
Pokiri was remade in 2007 as Pokkiri in Tamil, in 2009 as Wanted in Hindi and in 2010 as Porki in Kannada.
(03) Ready – Rating 4.7/10 IMDb
Ready released in 2011 is an action-comedy movie. Which was directed by Anees Bazmee and lead cast of Ready movie was Salman Khan, Asin, Paresh Rawal and Mahesh Manjrekar.
The comedy-based film had a budget of Rs 30 crore and proved to be a blockbuster movie by collecting Rs 180 crore from India.
This Ready movie is a remake of 2008 released Telugu movie Ready. This movie was directed by Srinu Vaitla and we saw Ram, Genelia D’Souza and Tanikella Bharani as lead actors.
If we talk about the budget and collection of this movie, then its budget was Rs 8 crore and the collection was Rs 17 crore. The 2009 Kannada film Raam, the 2010 Tamil film Uthamaputhiran and the 2011 Hindi film Ready, these films are remakes of the 2006 Telugu film Ready.
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(04) Bodyguard – Rating 4.6/10 IMDb
Bodyguard is a Bollywood action comedy romantic drama film released in 2011. The film was directed by Siddique and we saw Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Aditya Pancholi and Mahesh Manjrekar as the lead actors.
The budget for this film was Rs 60 crore and it collected Rs 234 crore in India. Bodyguard collected Rs 42 crore on the very first day of its release.
This Bodyguard movie is a remake of 2010 released Malayalam movie Bodyguard. Siddique also directed the film and the lead actors were Dileep and Nayantara.
Released on 23 January 2010, the film was remade in Tamil, Hindi and Telugu.
(05) Jai Ho – Rating 5.1/10 IMDb
This is a 2014 Bollywood action drama movie directed by Sohail Khan and in the movie we got to see Salman Khan opposite Tabu, Daisy Shah, Aditya Pancholi and Danny Denzongpa.
With a strong story of its own, this movie with a budget of Rs 70 crore collected about Rs 183 crore.
Jai Ho is a remake of the 2006 Telugu movie Stalin directed by A. R. Murugadoss and the lead cast were Chiranjeevi, Trisha and Prakash Raj. Stalin was the super hit film of the Telugu film industry.
(06) Kick – Rating 5.3/10 IMDb
Kick is a Bollywood action movie produced and directed by Sajid Nadiadwala under his Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment banner.
Released on 25 July 2014, the film featured Salman Khan opposite Jacqueline Fernandez, Randeep Hooda, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Mithun Chakraborty.
If we talk about the earnings of this film, then the film with a budget of Rs 115 crore collected Rs 402 crore.
The 2014 Kick film is a remake of the 2009 Telugu film Kick directed by Surender Reddy and lead actors were Ravi Teja, Ileana D’Cruz and Shaam.
Third Highest Grossing movie of 2009 has been remade in Tamil and Kannada language along with Hindi.
(07) Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali – 2021 movie
Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali (KEKD) is Salman Khan’s upcoming 2021 film, in which Pooja Hegde will play the lead actress.
According to reports of Pinkvilla, if the news is to be believed, Farhad Samji offered this film to Salman Khan and he liked this concept. The film is given a Hindu-Muslim emotional angle, which is the story of four brothers.
It is being told that this film is a remake of Ajith’s film Veeram. It is being said that the makers decided to make the film after taking the rights to this Tamil film, and when Salman heard the story, he immediately agreed to do it.
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