Shooting outside India is one of the best ways to add cinematography and a good looking background. However, there are many places in India as well which are picked up by Bollywood producers and directors. No we are not talking about the patent place Mumbai.
One of the beautiful cities in India is shown in certain
Bollywood movies. We are talking about the tech city, Bangalore. If
you think that Bangalore is only well known for its history,
culture, nature and most importantly, IT, then perish the thought.
It is one of the cities where blockbuster hit films like Sholay
have been shot. Bangalore which is also known as the Silicon Valley
or Silicon City is well known for its natural beauty.
Even Bollywood movies have been shot in this beautiful
destination. A Bollywood movie which is still one of the most
cherished films of the industry is Sholay. The movie was
shot in a village, Ramnagar which is located near Bangalore. There
are some more hit films which made Bangalore all the more famous
Another classic hit film which shot superstar Aamir Khan and
gorgeous Indian actress Juhi Chawla to fame overnight was also
shot in Bangalore. We are talking about Qayamat Se Qayamat
Tak. The super hit film which is still considered one of the
best films of Aamir and Juhi was also shot in Bangalore.
Other movies like Ghayal, Coolie, Mard, Andha Kanoon
and the recent one Gori Tere Pyaar Mein to name
a few have also been shot in Bangalore. Most of the hit cult films
of superstar Amitabh Bachchan have been shot in Bangalore.
Interesting right? His hit films like Mard, Coolie and
Andha Kanoon were shot in this destination.
Here is a look at the Bollywood movies which were shot in
Bollywood Movies That Were Shot In
The super hit cult film of Hindi cinema Sholay was shot around
Bangalore. The scenes made the rugged landscape famous and a
popular destination for shooting scores of films. It was Sholay
that really catapulted Bangalore into the psyche of the nation as a
Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak
Even this classic Bollywood movie starring Aamir and Juhi had
some scenes shot in Bangalore.
Sunny Deol's hit movie Ghayal was also shot around Bangalore and
it included major landmarks of the city as a backdrop for shooting
One of the hit films of superstar Amitabh Bachchan was also shot
in Bangalore. It lavishly shot the urban landscape of Bangalore in
a big way. From Vidhana Soudha, the High Court, to Bangalore Club,
the movie showed the city very nicely. The title song of the film
'Mard tange wala' was shot on the streets laden with Gulmohar trees
and greenery which was then landmark of Bangalore.
This is another super hit cult films of Amitabh. The movie
showed the railway platform of Bangalore city clearly. One of the
directors of Coolie, Man Mohan Desai was tired of Mumbai and relied
on Bangalore as a backdrop for his films. His other movies like
Mard was also shot in Bangalore.
It was another film with the backdrop of Bangalore. We saw the
haloed portals of Karnataka High Court, Red Structure to name a few
in particular. The movie starred Amitabh, superstar Rajinikanth,
Reena Roy and Hema Malini.
Gori Tere Pyaar Mein
Kareena's last release with Imran Khan had some scenes shot in
Bangalore. The Bollywood movie showed the airport, the famous
Freedom Park to name a few.