List of Telugu Remake Films:
Telugu cinema has given many wonderful movies, but language constraints can be quite a dampener. But in today’s time and space, barriers are only of the hear. This has been proved by popular movies that have been remade into super-duper hits in other languages as well.
Here is a list of Telugu remake films:
Maro Charitra – Ek Duuje Ke Liye
– Maro Charitra is a Telugu romantic tragedy film which was directed by K Balachander. The film stars Kamal Haasan and Saritha in the lead roles. It is based on cross-cultural romance between a boy and a girl belonging to different castes.
Shubhalagnam – Judaai
Shubhalagnam was directed by SV Krishna Reddy and starred Telugu actors Jagapati Babu, Aamani and Roja play the lead roles in the film. This Telugu film was remade in Hindi as Judaai in the year 1997. It was directed by Raj Kanwar and starred Anil Kapoor, Sridevi and Urmila Matondkar as the lead characters. It was remade in Tamil as Irattai Roja, in Kannada as Ganga Yamuna and in Malayalam as Sundara Purushan.
Athadu – Ek: The Power of One
– Athadu is an action thriller starring Mahesh Babu, Trisha Krishnan and Prakash Raj. Ek: The Power of One is the Hindi remake of Athadu. This film was directed by Sangeeth Sivan and starred Bobby Deol, Shriya Saran and Nana Patekar in the lead roles. It was also remade in Bengali as Wanted which became a hit.
Pokiri – Wanted
– Pokiri is a gangster-thriller directed by Puri Jagannath, starring Mahesh Babu, Ileana D’Cruz and Prakash Raj. The Telugu hit film was remade in Hindi as Wanted, and starred Salman Khan, Ayesha Takia and Prakash Raj in key roles. It was also remade in other South Indian languages, in Tamil as Pokkiri and in Kannada as Porki.
Vikramarkudu – Rowdy Rathore
– Vikramarkudu is an action and drama film which has Ravi Teja, Anushka Shetty and Vineet Kumar in the lead roles. It was remade in Hindi as Rowdy Rathore which has Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead roles. Vikramarkudu was remade in Tamil as Siruthai, in Kannada as Veera Madakari, in Bengali as Bikram Singha. It was also remade in Bangladeshi Bengali as Ulta Palta 69.
Ready – Ready
– Ready is an action romantic comedy starring Ram and Genelia D’Souza. Ready (Hindi) was directed by Anees Bazmee and starred Salman Khan and Asin in the lead roles. It was also remade in Kannada as Raamand in Tamil as Uthama Puthiran.
Maryada Rammana – Son of Sardaar –
Maryada Rammana a comedy thriller film directed by S. S Rajamouli, starring Sunil and Saloni Aswani. It was remade in Bollywood as Son of Sardaar, starring Ajay Devgan, Sonakshi Sinha and Sanjay Dutt.
Kick – Kick –
Kick is an action comedy starring Ravi Teja and Ileana D’Cruz. The Hindi remake had the same title and starred Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez in leads. Kick was also remade as Thillalangadi in Tamil and Super Ranga in Kannada.
Kandireega – Main Tera Hero
– Kandireega is a romantic comedy film directed by Santosh Srinivas and starred Ram, Hansika Motwani and Aksha Pardasany. The Hindi remake of Kandireega was titled Main Tera Heroand starred Varun Dhawan, Ileana D’Cruz and Nargis Fakhri. Kandireega is also remade in Bengali as Paglu 2.
Okkadu – Tevar
– Okkadu is a melodrama starring Mahesh Babu, Bhoomika Chawla and Prakash Raj. The film was remade in 2014 as Tevar in Hindi and starred Arjun Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha and Manoj Bajpayee. Okkadu was also remade in Tamil and Bengali as Ghilli and Jor respectively.
There are numerous other Telugu remake movies that have done good business elsewhere too.
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