The connection between Bollywood and Hollywood has been amazing. Bollywood has been making remakes of Hollywood films for a long time, but Hollywood has also made films with Indian references from time to time. Many films have been shot in India. The Bhagavad Gita will be seen refreshed in the film Oppenheimer by veteran filmmaker Christopher Nolan, which is going to be released in a few days. Let’s find out about foreign films that have glimpses of India and Indian culture.
Eat Pray Love: Released in the year 2010, this film was shot in India and this film was also based on India. The film was based on Elizabeth’s life with Julia Roberts in the lead role. The title of this film was Eat, Pray and Love. The title is linked to Eat in Italy, Pray in India and Love in Indonesia. The film was shot in India Gate, Hoj Khas in Delhi and Pataudi in Haryana.
The Dark Knight Rises : This film was also directed by Christopher Nolan. Christian Bale played the lead role in this film. Some scenes of the film were shot in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. In which the architect, infrastructure and royal touch of Jodhpur were shown.
Million Dollar Arm: This 2014 film was shot in Delhi, Mumbai and Agra. You will also get to see a view of the Taj Mahal in the film. This is a sports related film based on cricket and baseball.
Lion: Directed by Garth Davis, this film was shot in Khandwa, Kolkata, India. The film had Dev Patel in the lead role and the film received an Oscar nomination. The special thing about the film was that this story is connected with real life and was based on a book called Long Way Home.
Extraction: The second part of this movie was released some time ago with the great action of Chris Hemsworth. But most of the first part of the film was shot in India and Bangladesh as the story also revolves around these regions. The film also featured Randeep Hooda and Pankaj Tripathi.