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02-03-2012, 06:59 PM #1
South directors want to remake 'Agneepath'
The film "Agneepath"directed by Karan Malhotra,starring Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra and Sanjay Dutt, was released on the republic day. The Karan Johar produced movie broke the first day record of Ra.One and Bodyguard and set its own new record by grossing Rs 23 crore at the Box Office.
The original movie ‘Agneepath’ was released in the year 1990, but flopped at the box office when it was released. However, the remake produced by Karan Johar and directed by Karan Malhotra hit the jackpot and has proved itself as a major success.
Since Karan Johar’s film ‘Agneepath’ hit the theaters and have broken all the success records of previous movies, Dharma Productions office is flooded with calls and enquiries for south Indian remake. Some of the south filmmakers flew down to Mumbai to meet Karan Johar to talk about the remake rights for Agneepath. And now it is Agneepath which has broken all the earlier records and has given confidence to the film makers that it has the prospect to be a successful movie down south.
Reports said that Johar has been receiving many calls from the south film makers. But Karan has not yet decided on who to sell the remake rights to. The movie was very close to Johar due to which he wants to make sure that he sells the rights to the most competent film maker.
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