15 times when Bollywood used same title for different stories

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Bollywood films have always been very innovative in terms of handling different subjects and involving various filmmaking techniques. However when we think of the names of the Hindi films, the filmmakers seem to have taken so much inspiration from the already used titles. Numerous films have been made with same titles with the plots having no connection with each other. We bring to you a list of 15 of such titles which Bollywood used again and again. 


1. Dushman

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Year Director Cast
1939 Nitin Bose K. L. Saigal, Leela Desai Prithviraj Kapoor
1957 Raja Rishi Dev Anand, Usha Kiran
1972 Dulal Guha Rajesh Khanna, Meena Kumari, Mumtaz
1990 Shakti Samanta Mithun Chakraborty, Mandakini
1998 Tanuja Chandra Kajol, Sanjay Dutt, Ashutosh Rana

 

2. Dillagi  

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Year Director Cast
1942 Balwan Bhatt Agha, Sushil Kumar
1949 Abdul Rashid Kardar Shyam, Suraiya
1966 S. Banerjee Sanjay Khan, Mala Sinha
1978 Basu Chatterjee Dharmendra, Hema Malini
1999 Sunny Deol Sunny Deol, Bobby Deol, Urmila Matondkar

 

3. Fareb

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Year Director Cast
1953 Shahid Latif Kishore Kumar
1968 Jugal Kishor Dev Kumar, Bela Bose
1983 Rajat Rakshit Mithun Chakraborty, Ranjeeta Kaur
1996 Vikram Bhatt Faraaz Khan, Suman Ranganathan, Milind Gunaji
2005 Deepak Tijoti Shilpa Shetty, Shamita Shetty, Manoj Vajpayee

 

4. Baazi

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Year Director Cast
1951 Guru Dutt Dev Anand, Geeta Bali, Kalpana Kartik
1968 Boni Bhattachrjee Dharmendra, Waheeda Rehman
1984 Raj N. Sippy DHarmendra, Rekha, Mithun Chakraborty
1995 Ashutosh Gowarikar Aamir Khan, Mamta Kulkarni

 

 

5. Aankhen

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Year Director Cast
1950 Devendra Goel Bharat Bhushan, Nalini Jaywant
1968 Ramanand Sagar Dharmendra, Mala Sinha
1993 David Dhawan Govinda, Chunky Pandey
2002 Vipul Shah Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Arjun Rampal, Paresh Rawal, Sushmita Sen

 

6. Shaandaar

 

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Year Director Cast
1974 Krishna-Panju Sanjeev Kumar, Sharmila Tagore
1990 Vinod Dewan Mithun Chakraborty, Meenakshi Sheshadri
2015 Vikas Bahl Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt

 

7. Baaghi

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Year Director Cast
1990 Deepak Shivdasani Salman Khan, Nagma
2016 Sabbir Khan Tiger Shroff, Shraddha Kapoor

 

8. Agent Vinod

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Year Director Cast
1977 Deepak Bahry Mahendra Sandhu, Asha Sachdev
2012 Sriram Raghvan Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor

 

9. Golmaal

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Year Director Cast
1979 Hrishikesh Mukherjee Amol Palekar, Utpal Dutt, Bindiya Goswami
2006 Rohit Shetty Ajay Devgn, Arshad Warsee, Tushaar Kapoor

 

10. Khubsoorat

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Year Director Cast
1980 Hrishikesh Mukherjee Rekha, Dina Pathak, Rakesh Roshan, Ashok Kumar
1999 Sanjay Chhel Urmila Matondkar, Sanjay Dutt

 

11. Baadshah

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Year Director Cast
1954 Amiya Chakraborty Pradeep Kumar, Mala Sinha
1999 Abbas-Mustan Shahrukh Khan, Twinkle Khanna

 

12. Dostana

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Year Director Cast
1980 Raj Khosla Amitabh Bachchan, Shatrughan Sinha, Zeenat Aman
2008 Tarun Mansukhani Abhishek Bachchan, John Abraham, Priyanka Chopra

 

13. Dilwale 

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Year Director Cast
1990 Harry Baweja Ajay Devgn, Raveena tandon
2015 Rohit Shetty Shahrukh Khan, Kajol, Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon

 

14. Hera Pheri

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Year Director Cast
1976 Prakash Mehra Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna, Saira Banu
2000 Priyadarshan Akshay Kumar, Suniel Shetty, Tabu, Paresh Rawal

 

15. Hathyar

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Year Director Cast
1989 J. P. Dutta Dharmendra, Sanjay Dutt, Sangeeta Bijlani
2002 Mahesh Manjrekar Sanjay Dutt, Shilpa Shetty