Tollywood to Bollywood! Salman Khan, the trend setter.

Wanted

A 2009 Bollywood action film directed by Prabhu Deva, Wanted is the Hindi remake of Puri Jagannadh’s Telugu hit Pokiri. A full on masala flick, Wanted is cited as Salman Khan’s comeback. The film broke all record, emerging as a blockbuster at the box office.

Ready

Directed by Anees Bazmee, a 2011 romantic comedy, Ready is a remake of the 2008 Telugu film, with the same name Ready. Like the previous one, this film too broke box office records, becoming the second highest grossing Bollywood film of 2011 and the third highest grossing Bollywood film ever domestically. The film stars Salman Khan and Asin.

Ghajini

Ghajini is a psychological thriller, starring Aamir Khan and Asin in the lead. The 2008 film is a remake of 2005 Tamil film Ghajini. Like the other south remakes, this film too broke box office records, becoming the seventh highest grossing Bollywood film according to worldwide gross collections. This is also the first movie to break the 100 crore barrier.

Bodyguard

A full on masala flick, Bodyguard is a 2011 Hindi film starring Salman Khan and kareena Kapoor. It is a 2010 Malayalam film of the same name. The Hindi version became the highest opening week grossing Bollywood film, later emerging as a blockbuster at the box office. This film has been directed by Siddique.

Singham

An 2011 action film directed by Rohit Shetty, Singham is a remake of the 2010 Tamil film Singam. The film was one of the highest grossers of 2011. This too like other remakes, made it to the 100 crore club. The film starred Ajay Devgn, Kajal Aggarwal and Prakash Raj in lead roles.

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