Priyadarshan is synonymous with remakes as adaptations. The
director who has made a place of his own by remaking popular
Malayalam movies in Hindi like Hera Pheri, Garam Masala, Bhagam
Bhag, Hulchul and Bhool Bhulaiya is back to his chosen area.
Malayalam movie Vellanakalude Naadu which was released way back
in 1989 with Mohanlal in the lead role is to be remade in Hindi
with Akshay Kumar in the lead. The original Malayalam version was
scripted by none other than Sreenivasan. The Hindi verso titled as
Khatta Meetta will also be special in another way. This movie help
the South Indian beauty Trisha gain a foothold in Bollywood.
Priyadarshan recently won the national award for the Malayalam
movie Kanchivaram, a realistic movie in every sense of the term. It
has come as a surprise that a director who vociferously lashed
against the media for branding him as a remake director is back to
making remakes. Who said that you have to stand by what you say or