Every time I watch a movie, one thing always comes to my mind. Who decides the movie’s name? You must be wondering why I said so, well you will get to know this after reading these old Bollywood movie names in English.
Here are a few movies whose title is translated into English and the results will make you laugh out loud. They are no less than memes and you can even play a guessing game with your friends where they have to guess the real name of a movie. Let's see how many you can answer correctly.
Funny Translation of Old Bollywood Movies, Can you Guess the Names?
1. Stealth Stealth
This comedy-drama of Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra, Jaya, and Sharmila Tagore would have been no fun if its English translation was the title.
The answer is Chupke Chupke
2. From Doom to Doom
Amir and Juhi’s romantic drama would get spoiled if its name was From Doom to Doom. Well, we would have still watched it because the movie was really good.
Answer- Qayamat se Qayamat Tak
3. If Allah is Kind, Donkey is Wrestler
You might get it wrong with an idiom but it’s actually a movie that was made in 1997. Kadar Khan, Shakti Kapoor, and Kulbhushan Kharbanda are the main characters in the film.
Answer- Allah Meherban To Gadha Pahelwan
4. Cheap Bride Expensive Groom
It is a 1986 film starring actors like Dan Dhanoa, Chabbi Dhariwal, Aditya Pancholi, and Priya Tendulkar
Answer- Sasti Dulhan Mahenga Dulha
5. Woke up Man
The film was directed by K Viswanath and has actors - Mithun Chakraborty, Sridevi, Sujit Kumar, Beena Banerjee, and more.
Answer- Jaag Utha Insaan
6. Won’t Let you Live
It sounds like a movie from the South, but actually, this is a Bollywood movie starring Dharmendra and Shatrugan Sinha, directed by Rajkumar Kohli in 1984.
Answer- Jeene Nahi Dunga
7. Burn Sin into Ashes
Puzzled? This is also a Hindi movie made in 1988 and a South movie with the same name was made in 1998- Jala Kar Rakh Kar Doonga
A movie inspired by the British era could not be so good with its original meaning ‘Tax’. It is still one of the best movies of all time.
9. We Die on You
Well, we have heard, falling in love; what if we die on you. Whatever! The movie starring Govinda and Urmila Matondkar was a super hit film of that era. Govinda fans still love to watch it in the loop. Are you one of them?
Answer- Hum Tum Pe Marte Hai
10. Heartman Will Take the Bride Away
Can’t mess with one of the best and longest-running movies in the film industry. Still, if filmmakers would have picked an English title- the film would be good.
Answer- Dilwale Dulhaniya le Jayenge
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How many did you guess correctly? Hope, 10 out of 10.