10 Blockbuster Movies of Bollywood Were Actually Remakes of Old Indian Films

10 Blockbuster Movies of Bollywood Were Actually Remakes of Old Indian Films

We all know that Bollywood loves to copy movies. Scripts, scenes, songs, characters – Bollywood had copied it all. Sometimes Bollywood takes inspiration from Hollywood and sometimes from South Indian film industry. But sometimes they don’t even look that far. There are few Bollywood movies that are actually remakes of old Indian films.

Here’s a list of such movies films that are remakes of old Indian movies.

Hum Aapke Hain Koun…!

This blockbuster family drama movie is actually a remake of the 1982 film, Nadiya Ke Paar, which is produced under the same banner.


This crime thriller is a remake of a 1969 film of the same name. The new one stars Akshaye Khanna, Siddharth Malhotra, and Sonakshi Sinha.

Bol Bachchan

The movie is actually supposed to be a remake of the comedy classic Gol Maal, starring Amol Palekar, but it tanked badly at the box office.


Though the movie was never announced as a remake but it has the same storyline as 1975’s Khel Khel Mein.

Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi

The movie is said to be a remake of Raj Kapoor and Nargis starrer, Chori Chori which released in 1956.

Chupke Chupke

The classic comedy cult was inspired by a Bengali film titled Chhadmabeshi, which was also directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee.


This critically acclaimed movie is a remake of a Malayalam film titled Perumazhakkalam.

Hera Pheri

Our favourite movie, Hera Pheri is adapted by a Malayalam film named Ramji Rao Speaking.

Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon

The cringe worthy movie was a remake of 1975’s  Chitchor starring Zarina Wahab and Amol Palekar.

Shubh Mangal Savdhan

The Ayushmann’s movie is a remake of Tamil film, Kalyana Samayal Saadham, which is directed by the same director.


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