Bollywood has given several hits at the box office with power packed performances. But very few know that Bollywood has taken inspiration from several international platforms- Korean celluloids in this case. With the soon to release ‘Bharat’ featuring Salman Khan to also a part of this trend being an Indian make from the film An Ode to my Father, let’s have a look at ten other Bollywood movies, which were also Korean adaptations.
Do Lafzon Ki Kahani (2016)
This Randeep Hooda and Kajal Agarwal starrer movie, is a remake of Korean film ‘Only You’ which released in 2011.
Rocky Handsome (2016)
John Abraham’s Rocky Handsome is an official remake of the action classic ‘The Man From Nowhere’. It stars a man with a mysterious past who works as a pawnshop attendant and forms a relationship with a girl whose mother is a neglectful drug addict.
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015)
You will be surprised to watch this film in our list, but Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor’s sanskaari movie was inspired by Korean movie ‘Masquerade’.
Jazbaa was Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s comeback movie with Irrfan Khan after her pregnancy, which tanked at the box office. It is a remake of Korea’s ‘Seven Days’.
Singh is Bling (2015)
Akshay Kumar’s ‘Singh is King’ movie came with a sequel which was a copy of ‘My Wife is a Gangster 3’.
Ek Villain (2014)
Riteish Deshmukh’s Ek Villain faced mixed reactions from audience. This movie is also a copy of Korean film ‘I Saw the Devil’.
‘Barfi’ was Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra’s second movie together after ‘Anjana Anjani’. This movie has scenes from Korean movie ‘Lover’s Concerto’.
Murder 2 (2011)
Emraan Hashmi’s Murder 2 is also a copy of The Chaser movie from South Korea.
Rock on (2008)
2008 released Farhan Akhtar, Arjun Rampal and Purab Kohli starrer this movie grabbed attention of all Bollywood music lovers. But this movie is also an adaptation of Korean movie ‘The happy life’.
Sanjay Dutt’s ‘Zinda’ movie is a copy of South Korea’s ‘Oldboy’ movie.