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DID YOU KNOW! From Heyy Babyy to Shanghai; These 5 Bollywood films are actually French remakes

Remakes in Bollywood are one of the major content which is highly appreciated in the industry. But did you know which films have actually replicated foreign regional films into Bollywood drama?

Here’s are the list of 5 French films which were remade in Bollywood

Heyy Babyy:
Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Fardeen Khan, and Vidya Balan starrer blockbuster film Heyy Babyy is a remake of the French film Three Man And A Cradle. The French comedy film by Coline Serreau was released in 1985. The Hindi version of the film was directed by Sajid Khan and produced under the Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment banner. The film was a huge hit released in 2007 but still many doesn’t know that it was a remake.

Nautanki Saala:
Ayushmann Khurrana starrer film Nautanki Saala is a remake of 2003’s comedy-drama Après Vous (After You…) directed by Pierre Salvadori. Directed by Rohan Sippy, Nautanki Saala is still an underrated film with an outstanding music album in the voice of Ayushmann Khurrana.

Dibakar Banerjee’s political thriller drama starring Emraan Hashmi, Kalki, and Abhay Deol is one of the most underrated films but still loved by a hardcore cinema lover. But till now, many of them doesn’t know that the film is a remake of a French film titled Z which was released in 1969.

Bheja Fry:
Vinayak Pathak, Rajat Kapoor, and Ranvir Shorey starrer comedy-drama Bheja Fry is a replica of the French movie 1998 Le Dîner de Cons. Bheja Fry was directed by Sagar Ballary and was released in 2007.

Do Not Disturb:
David Dhawan’s multi-starrer film comedy film Do Not Disturb is an adaption of the French film La Doublure (The Valet). Do Not Disturb stars Govinda, Ritesh Deshmukh, Lara Dutta, Sushmita Sen, Rajpal Yadav, and many more.

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