Bollywood Copied Load Wedding ceremony, However That is Simply The Tip Of The Iceberg


Looks like Bollywood is operating low on unique tales to create. Maybe, having imposed a ban on Pakistani artists, our neighboring movie trade shouldn’t be solely operating quick on expertise, however concepts as effectively. One after one other, Pakistani movies, songs, and music movies are being closely plagiarized throughout the border and this time, it’s Nabeel Qureshi’s superhit movie Load Wedding ceremony making the rounds by way of the dialogue.

Load Wedding ceremony – Raksha Bandhan

Load Wedding ceremony starred Fahad Mustafa, Mehwish Hayat and Faiza Hassan in distinguished roles, and now, Akshay Kumar’s upcoming movie Raksha Bandhan appears to be extremely influenced by the identical.

Not solely is the setting of the movie similiar, Akshay Kumar performs a personality influenced by the one Fahad Mustufa performed, and Faiza Hassan’s sister has been divided into 4 sisters. Bhumi Padnekar takes up the function Mehwish Hayat portrayed. You can provide due credit score the place it’s deserved in relation to the manufacturing worth, screenplay and dialogues, however sure the idea has been a rip-off, which isn’t actually a cool transfer in any respect. It’s price noting that the Bollywood enterprise has been produced by Zee Studios, which was a accomplice for Load Wedding ceremony as effectively.

Load Wedding ceremony centered on how the apply of dowry can wreck havoc in lots of lives of individuals belonging to the center and decrease class and Raksha Bandhan additionally appears to be following an identical idea.

Bollywood: Quite a few Cases Of Plagiarism?

Nonetheless, this isn’t the primary time Nabeel Qureshi and Fizza Ali Meerza’s work has been “allegedly” copied in Bollywood. Earlier, a music video titled “Ki Jana” by Nabeel Qureshi that includes Sonya Hussyn and Mohsin Abbas Haider was been plagiarized by an Indian artist. Sunny Nahal’s movie for Brham Darya’s ‘Temper Completely satisfied’ appeared strikingly much like the one directed by Qureshi. From the actors’ wardrobes to the set, the 2 music movies appeared precisely alike – even the opening for each was precisely comparable. A duplicate, body by body certainly.

One other one among Nabeel Qureshi and Fizza Ali Meerza’s movie was copied by Bollywood earlier. The movie Batti Gul Meter Chalu starring Shahid Kapoor was extremely influenced by the duo’s Actor In Regulation. And even earlier than that, a Bhojpuri movie that copied Actor In Regulation body by body.

Remake Vs Copy

When it’s termed as a ‘remake’ the truth that a movie’s idea/frames are copied doesn’t develop into an offense. Nonetheless, lifting the whole setting, thought, costume design, screenplay with improvisations thrown right here and there – that’s a blantant copy and it has apparently been taking place in Bollywood for fairly a while now. There are a variety of Pakistani movies which have been copied (albeit exceptionally) in Bollywood and that too by A-listers.

Earlier Cases In Bollywood

Again within the golden period of Bollywood, Pakistani Golden Jubilee film and a report breaking movie, Dooriyan was copied in India as Aandhiyan. The director didn’t even trouble to alter the plot however sadly, even Shatrugun Sinha because the lead couldn’t save the movie from drowning. Superhit Pakistani movie Aaina was additionally copied by Bollywood a number of instances. One of many variations starred the very well-known Sashi Kapoor titled Aa Galay Lag Ja.

One other movie by Dharmendra titled Jhuta Sach with Rekha, was a carbon copy of ‘Sangdil’ starring Nadeem Baig. And this solely occurs to be the tip of the iceberg. 


At the moment of call-outs turning into straightforward and authorized motion being broached on the drop of a hat, one would assume that an trade as large as Bollywood can be extra cautious, or inventive. Borrowing ideas with out credit is an embarrassing transfer, and we hope we’ve seen the final of the identical from Bollywood.


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