This Tamil film is a remake of the Hindi film “
3 Idiots”. The film is initially a book adaptation of '
Chetan Bhagat's Five Point Someone. The film was directed by '
Rajkumar Hirani' in Hindi in the year 2009. It was then remade by '
S Shankar' in Tamil in 2012 and ‘
Vijay’, and ‘
Ileana D Cruz’ were the lead actors of the movie. The movie is a Romantic comedy based film.
Chandramuki is a Horror/Comedy film directed by P. Vasu in 2005 and Superstar ‘
Rajinikanth’ was in the lead. This movie was a remake of the Malayalam film ‘
Manichitrathazhu’, was directed by ‘
Fazil’ starring ‘
Shobana Chandrakumar Pillai in 1993.
The movie Billa which Rajinikanth acted initially was a remake of the Hindi film Don acted by
Amitabh Bachchan. The film is of Thriller/Mystery. Don was directed by
Chandra Barot in 1978. In Tamil, the movie released in 1980, directed by R. Krishnamurthy in which Rajinikanth was the hero.
Pokiri is a Telugu film starring
Mahesh Babu and IIeana D Cruz directed by
Puri Jagannadh in 2006. This movie is a Thriller/Action movie. The film was then remade in Tamil with the same name in 2007 starring
Asin Thottumkal and Vijay and was directed by
5. ‘Siruthai’: -
Siruthai is a remake of the Telugu movie ‘
Vikramarkudu’ directed by S. S. Rajamouli in 2006 starring
Anushka Shetty and
Ravi Teja. Siruthai is a Thriller/Drama directed by ‘
Siva’ in 2011 and
Karthik Sivakumar and
Tamannaah Bhatia were the actors of the film.
6. Chennaiyil Oru Naal: -
A movie which was a complete thriller in Tamil was directed by Shaheed Khader in 2013, is a Thriller/Mystery film which was a remake of the Malayalam film named ‘Train’. ‘
Jayaraj’, the director shot this cinema in 2011.
A movie that every family must watch for its message and the actual reality in the world today. Papanasam is a remake of the Malayalam film ‘
Drishyam’ directed by
Jeethu Joseph in 2011. Also, he is the film-maker of Papanasam which released in 2015.
8. ‘Kaavalan’: -
Kaavalan is initially a remake of the Hindi movie ‘
Bodyguard’ which was a remake of the Malayalam movie Bodyguard. The cinema was directed by ‘
Siddique’ in 2011, who directed the movie in Malayalam in 2010, and in Hindi, in 2011. In the Malayalam version, ‘
Dileep’ and ‘Nayantara’ played the leads. In Tamil, it was Vijay and Asin, and in Hindi it was
Salman Khan and
Kareena Kapoor Khan.
9. Santhosh Subramaniam: -
This film starring
Jayam Ravi and
Genelia DSouza directed by
Mohan Raja in 2008, is a Telugu remake of the movie ‘
Bommarillu’ directed by Bhaskar in 2006, where
Siddharth Suryanarayan and Genelia played the leads.
Vedi directed by Prabhu Deva in 2011 starring
Sameera Reddy and
Vishal Reddy in Tamil, which was a remake of the Telugu movie ‘Souryam’ directed by Siva starring '
Gopichand' and Anushka Shetty and released in 2008.