After the tremendous success of ‘Pushpa’, ‘RRR’ and ‘KGF 2’, South films are being discussed fiercely these days. Fans are praising South films and at the same time, many shortcomings are being removed in Bollywood films. Not only this, many types of posts are also going viral on social media, in which there has been talk of Hindi films which are remakes of South films. So let us also tell you about those superhit Hindi films, which are remakes of South and these films rocked the box office. The funny thing is that you can easily watch these movies on the OTT platform for free this weekend.
Aamir Khan’s superb film ‘Ghajini’ is a remake of Tamil’s ‘Suriya’. Released in the year 2008, the film was a hit at the box office. In the film, Aamir Khan played the character of a businessman who is suffering from short term memory loss and cannot remember anything for more than 15 minutes. The movie had earned around Rs 223 crore in theatres. You can easily watch it for free on Zee5.
The film ‘Wanted’ directed by Prabhu Deva is also included in this list, in which Salman Khan’s brilliant acting won the hearts of the fans. It is a remake of the Telugu film ‘Pokiri’, which brought Salman Khan’s career back on track. The film earned a whopping Rs 118 crore. You can also watch this movie for free on Zee5.
The film ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa’ released in the year 2007 was a remake of the Malayalam movie ‘Manichirathazu’, which released in 1993. The film had a tinge of comedy with suspense and horror, which won the hearts of the audience. This film sometimes scared the audience and sometimes forced them to laugh. The movie had earned Rs 82.8 crore. The film is available for free on the OTT platform Disney Plus Hot Star.
Suspense and thriller film ‘Drishyam’ was released in the year 2015, which was a remake of Malayalam film ‘Drishyam’. The film depicted the story of a family that avenges an unfortunate incident that happened to the elder daughter of their family. The film earned a bumper of 110 crores at the box office and the film is available for free on Hot Star and Jio Cinema.