Top 10 Movies Shot In North East

Top 10 Movies Shot In North East Hindi Article

North Eastern region is the least explored region of India. But some Bollywood movies have been shot in the green paradise, and the locations look spectacular. Not many big banner movies have been shot in these locations. But these locations can give foreign locations a run for their money. Shillong, Sikkim, Meghalaya, and Guwahati are some of the best places in North-East. The place is also known as Scotland of India.

Here are the few movies which were shot in the North-East.

1. “ Rock On 2”-

The movie starring Arjun Rampal, Farhan Akhtar, and Shraddha Kapoor is shot in the scenic places in Shillong. The movie revolves around a band and their passion for music. It’s one of the multi-starrer movies to explore the North-Eastern region for shooting their film. The movie is directed by Shujaat Saudagar and received cold reviews from the audience. The movie was not able to earn good revenue at the box-office.

2. ‘ Rangoon’-

The movie is still in the making and the filming is taking place at Arunachal Pradesh and Assam. The venture is being directed by the famous director Vishal Bhardwaj and stars Saif Ali Khan, Kangana Ranaut and Shahid Kapoor. The movie is a romantic drama and is set during the time of World War II. The movie was stated for October release this year but the release got delayed. Now the movie will be released in February.

3. Aisa Yeh Jahaan-

The movie is released in 2015 and is directed by Biswajeet Bora. The movie is filmed in Golaghat district located in Assam.

4. ‘ Saaya’-

The movie starring John Abraham and Tara Sharma is directed by Anurag Basu and is filmed in Nagaland. The movie received quite a few good reviews from the critics and the audience.

5. ‘Dansh’-

The movie starring Kay Kay Menon, Sonali Kulkarni, and Aditya Srivastava is shot in Mizoram. The movie was also featured at various Indian and International festivals.

6. ‘ Koyla’-

The super-hit film starring Shah Rukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit is shot in the Arunachal Pradesh in the locations like Shungetser Lake and Nuranang Falls. The places lie in the Tawang district of the state and are amongst the best tourist spots. After the release of the movie, the location became so famous that Shungetser Lake came to be known as the Madhuri Lake.

7. ‘ Kurbaan’-

The family drama is shot in locations of Shillong. A large number of scenes were even shot in Upper Shillong.

8. ‘ Daman’-

The movie is shot in beautiful scenic places in Guwahati. The movie stars Raveena Tandon and the actress also won awards for her performance in the movie.

9. Har Pal-

The movie stars Shiney Ahuja and the dimpled beauty Preity Zinta in lead roles. The movie is shot in the beautiful locations of Shillong. The movie faced a lot of problems, and the release got delayed.

10. Jewel Thief-

The movie stars the legendary actor, Dev Anand, released in 1967. It is one of the best spy thrillers of its time, and most of the movie has been shot in Sikkim.