Remakes a challenging task: Omung Kumar

Remakes a challenging task: Omung Kumar

Remakes a "challenging" task, says ‘Mary Kom’ director Omung Kumar.

Jul 30, 2015, 10:15 AM IST

Ridley Scott to produce `Murder on the Orient Express

Filmmaker Ridley Scott will produce a new adaptation of Agatha Christie`s classic novel, `Murder on the Orient Express`.

Dec 14, 2013, 07:46 AM IST

`Swamy Ra Ra` to be remade in Tamil, Malayalam

Crime comedy ‘Swamy Ra Ra’, which was one of the few Telugu films of the recent past to enjoy a 100-day run at the Box Office, will soon be remade in Tamil and Malayalam.

Oct 16, 2013, 16:23 PM IST

Ali Zafar feels remakes are made for profit

Ali Zafar, who will be seen in the remake version of `Chashme Baddoor`, says that remakes are made to earn profit when at times Bollywood runs out of original ideas.

Feb 21, 2013, 10:59 AM IST

Hindi remake of `Vettai` to go on floor with Shahid in lead

"Get a good Hindi dialogue writer" is what Shahid Kapoor advised director Linguswamy when the Tamil-to-Hindi remake of his Tamil hit `Vettai` was not working out. Now everything is sorted out and the movie is set to go on floors in June.

Apr 26, 2012, 16:09 PM IST

In remakes, the soul often goes missing: Mohanlal

At a time when South film remakes are popular in Hindi, Malayalam superstar Mohanlal feels that even if various elements are added to the content, the soul of the original is lost when it is re-produced in different languages several times.

Apr 25, 2012, 18:20 PM IST

Remakes not a trend, but creative choice: Abhishek

Abhishek Bachchan feels that remakes are more of a creative choice than just a trend.

Dec 30, 2011, 13:43 PM IST

Imran Khan not in favour of remakes

Almost the entire film industry has been bit by the remake bug, but Bollywood actor Imran Khan is maintaining a safe distance from it.

Aug 24, 2011, 18:32 PM IST

Aamir would love to do remakes of Dev Anand films

Actor-producer Aamir Khan enjoys watching Dev Anand films and `Guide` is his favourite. He says he won`t mind being a part of the remake of his films.

Feb 04, 2011, 17:56 PM IST

Remakes help me reach out to more people: Asin

After making it big in Bollywood with the Hindi version of her Tamil film `Ghajini`, Asin Thottumkal is now on a remake spree. The young actress says such offers only help her reach out to a wider audience in different parts of the country. "Remakes help in doing that - to get a wider audience and to get the film across to a larger number of people," Asin told reporters from Mumbai.

Oct 10, 2010, 08:34 AM IST