The trend of making sequels is picking up in Bollywood as it helps the filmmakers to encash from the success of the prequels, which raked in the moolah and their characters left an impression over audiences. This forces the producers to create a franchise out of such characters.
Some sequels fail at the box office, while others lived upto the expectation of the audience. Film Singham Returns is the most awaited sequel of the year. Director Rohit Shetty has teamed up with actor Ajay Devgn once again after delivering their first 100 crore grosser Singham in the year 2011.
Seems like the era of making sequels has begun in the Hindi film industry. And sometimes, the sequels over power the original film. Today, we bring you the list of a few sequels which are more successful than their prequels. For example, Dhoom3 which left Dhoom 2 behind at the box office. The film making has also changed a lot during these years.
Now, directors want to use the best available technology to showcase the action on the big screen. The audience were thrilled after watching the special effects in Krrish 3 after enjoying the alien's connect with the humans in Koi Mil Gaya.
Sometimes, the characters of the original films leave an impact on the minds of the audiences, that as soon as the sequel of a film is released the audience rushes to watch it. This is what happened with the film Lage Raho Munna Bhai. People appreciated the equation between Sanjay Dutt and Arshad Warsi in the film Munnabhai MBBS that led to the success of its sequel at the box office.
Have, a look at a few hit Bollywood sequels till now.