10 Hollywood Movies That Are Way Too ‘Inspired’ From Bollywood

hollywood copied from bollywood

You may get sick of hearing that Bollywood film industry kept an eye on the international and Hollywood films for getting inspiration from their movies. Many of us surely got tired of listening to the same thing that Bollywood movies have a copyright of copying the script of international movies. But do you know that this happens with the Hollywood film industries too?
Apparently, Hollywood and  film industries in other countries too picked ideas from the storylines and scenes of Indian films. Here is a small list of top 10 superhit movies of Hollywood that gets inspired by the Bollywood.  Check it out!

1.A Common Man- Inspired from A Wednesday

Hollywood movie copied from bollywood

A common man is a remake of A Wednesday, a Neeraj pandey’s film!  Starring Oscar award winner Ben cross and Ben Kingsley Directed it.It is a copy of “A wednesday”.

A Wednesday is a bollywood movie in which we loved the amazing acting skills of Anupam Kher and Naseeruddin Shah.

2.Leap Year- Inspired from Jab We Met

Hollywood Inspired from Bollywood

Amy Adams and Matthew Goode were in the lead roles. In Bollywood movie Jab We Met, the story is all about a girl who went out of the station to meet her Boyfriend but at the end she meets up with another guy who assists her in completing her trip safely, but they fall in love with each other. The movie Leap Year also had the same story.

Imtiyaz Ali said “ I am happy because Hollywood got inspiration from my film. I don’t want a thing like plagiarism or copyright as I am happy that his film inspired international films.  It is a proud moment for Bollywood industry, and I am pleased about it.

3.Delivery Man- Inspired from Vicky Donor

hollywood copied from bollywood

The Delivery Man was about a man who begins selling and donating off his sperms to earn money. Vicky Donor is the Bollywood movie and remake of the movie in Hollywood was done by the name “Delivery Man.” Largest film industry even copies Bollywood films as they love the script and want to create something new storyline.

4.Hitch- Inspired from Choti si Baat

hitch copied from choti si baat

We all know that the “Partner” a Bollywood movie is a copy of Hollywood movie “Hitch.”  But do you know that hitch was the copy of “Choti Si Baat”? It is a Bollywood film which was later recreated by a Hollywood director.

5.Forty shades of Blue- Inspired from Charulata

Forty Shades of Blue from Charulata

Ira Sachs, an American filmmaker got inspired from Charulata Satyajit Ray’s film. The movie has a storyline of a woman who is in a triangulated relationship with a young man and her husband. So Ira took the storyline and created its remake.

6.Divorce Invitation- Inspired from Aahwanam

Divorce Invitation- Inspired from Aahwanam

Sometimes, Hollywood makes a remake of Tamil movies too, but S.V krishnan broke this end.  He made the movie’s remake for the international Box Office. Jamie and Jonathan Bennett played the lead roles. This film was the exact match of Tamil Classic Aahwanam.

7.Just Go With It- Inspired from Maine Pyaar Kyu Kia


Sushmita Sen- Jennifer Aniston & Salman Khan- Adam sandler. Yes, “Just Go with it” is the movie remake of Maine Pyar Kyu Kia in which we loved the chemistry of Salman, Katrina Kaif and Sushmita Sen.  Both of the movies are the remake of “Cactus Flower” however with a different storyline.

8.Fear- Inspired from Darr

Fear copied from Darr

Darr was a superhit of that time; it is a story about a crazy man who wants to win Kiran’s, heart.  It was a violent love story that inspired the Hollywood filmmakers. Many scenes from “Fear” resembled with the movie Darr.

9.Kill BIll- Inspired from Abhay

Kill BIll copied from Abhay

Quentin himself admits that she had a personal conversation with Anurag kashyap( bollywood movie director)  about the animation- sequence that she got inspired from the fighting sequence of “Abhay”.

10.Win a Date with Tad Hamilton- Inspired from Rangeela

Win a Date with Tad Hamilton copied from rangeela

Ram Gopal Verma’s movie “Rangeela” lead roles played by Aamir Khan, Urmila Matondkar and Jackie Shroff. The story was about a Tapori guy, who loved a girl and wanted to confess all his feeling.

This is all about global entertainment, sometimes Bollywood copies Hollywood and Hollywood copied Bollywood.