Bhool Bhulaiyaa, remake of Manichitrathazhu became a blockbuster for Akshay Kumar and on repeat satellite telecast, managed to stay popular among audiences. Priyadarshan remade the film after Chandramukhi, Tamil remake with Jyothika, Rajnikanth became a huge blockbuster. Chandramukhi was made after Kannada remake of original film, Aptamitra became a blockbuster.
Manichitrathazhu had Suresh Gopi, Shobana, Mohan Lal in lead roles. Bhool Bhulaiyaa had Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Shiney Ahuja in lead roles. Anees Bazmee, the comedy and entertainer films director decided to make a sequel of the movie but with Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2 star Kartik Aryan.
Movie stars Tabu, Kiara Advani, Rajpal Yadav in key roles. While Akshay Kumar’s Bachchan Pandey, Ajay Devgn’s Runway34 and Ranveer Singh’s Jayeshbhai Jordaar surprisingly failed at box office, Bhool Bhulaiyaa advances are giving hope to Bollywood for a hit after The Kashmir Files.
It is set to take an opening of 15 crores Nett estimate trade pundits. Kangana Ranaut’s action film Dhaakad advances are negligible and only a positive word of mouth can save the film. They are set to release on 20th May.