- Films being taken as inspiration, scenes and posters being copied is always followed in any film industry
- But with the advent of social media, these copies are immediately recognised, circulated and trolled
- Recently released poster of Prabhas’ Saho faced the same criticism as it is copied from a poster of Blade Runner 2049
Recently on Prabhas’ 38th birthday on October 23, the film unit of Saho released a poster of Prabhas in the film which was appreciated by his fans and the moviegoers.
But the active social media criticised the filmmakers as the poster is a copy of the recent English film Blade Runner 2049 which has Ryan Gosling in similar style. There are many posters similar to Saho which have been copied from various English films.
Here’s a look at the various copied posters in Hindi, Telugu and Tamil.
- Sanjay Dutt’s comeback film after being released from imprisonment Bhoomi’s poster is copied from Liam Neeson’s The Grey
- Shahrukh Khan’s Ra.One still is copied from Christian Bale’s Batman Begins
- One of Akshay Kumar’s Rowdy Rathore still is taken from The Replacement Killers
- Small budget and much applauded Irfan Khan’s The Lunch Box is copied from Bruce Wills’ Looper
- Murder 2 poster from Anti Christ
- Murder 3 is a still from Megan Fox’s Jennifer Body
- My Big Fat Greek Wedding poster is copied in Akshay Khanna’s Hulchul
- Tamil film dubbed in Telugu as Tupaki has a still from An Officer and a Gentleman
- Tamil film Sindhu Samaveli poster resembles Hollywood poster of The Hills have Eyes
- Tamil Velayutham has a still from Assassin’s Creed
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:55 PM IST