What a place it is…… Wooow…
Showcasing the rare beauties of the world, Bollywood has travelled overseas. Ever since Yash Chopra has showcased Switzerland, many film makers have flown to different places in the world for shooting their movie.
Some of the reason for going abroad for shooting are showcasing the beauty, demand of the script or may to make NIR’s feel more close to their roots. There are many movies shot in countries like United Kingdom (UK), USA, Canada, UAE, Australia and others. But there are some movies that have showcased some of the exotic locations.
Dhoom 2, it dreamt big and opened with a high octane train chase in the deserts of Namibia. The later half that is the second half of the movie was shot in Brazil. It was the first time when a Yash Raj’s movie had showcased Brazil.
Ek Tha Tiger
From Afghanistan to Dublin, director Kabir Khan took his latest movie with Salman Khan and Yash Raj Films acress three continents. The movie started in Dublin, Ireland moved to Istanbul, Turkey and Havana, Cube with some of its part shot in Delhi and Bangkok as well.
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Giving surprise to everyone, director Zoya Akhtar took her sensitive film to the Spanish land. The Movie show various adventures in Spain like deep sea diving, running with the bulls and skydiving along with the famous tomatina festival.
Cyprus, an European country were large part of the movie Race 2 was shot. Directors Abbas and Mustan had shot this in Turkey and Cyprus to increase the glam quotient and intensify expectations of the film.
Prague, the capital of Czech Republic; where director Imtiaz Ali flew with his cast and crew of Rockstar to shoot a part of it. The exclusivity of many landmarks was translated beautifully on screen.
Ritesh Sidhwani of Excel Productions moved on to Germany to shoot his movie Don 2. With Badsaha Khan and the exotic views of Germany in this movie, it was liked and watched by all.
With a big producer in the form of Viacom 18 directors Abbas and Mustan shot their movie, Players in various parts if the world. This was the first Bollywood movie that was shot at the North Pole. tHe movie was shot in various parts of Russia, Goa and New Zealand.
As the title of the movie says Kabul express, director Kabir Khan headed off to Afghanistan to shoot this movie. This was the time when Afghanistan was under the rule of Taliban. Kabir Khan somehow managed to complete his film with the help of his contacts in the country and his past experience.
Anybody knows where this place Latvia is located? Say all the thanks to Saif Ali Khan to go to Russia to shot his home production movie Agent Vinod. This spy thriller has not only been shot in Russia but als o at exotic locations like Morocco and Latavia which lies in Northern part of Europe.
3G starring Sonal Chauhan and Neil Nitin Mukesh has been shot in far off islands of Fiji. This movie has showcased clear and clean blue water as well as beaches of Fiji.
As Mexican native Barbara Mori joined this movie, director Anurag Basu decided to head off to Mexico with Hrithik Roshan to shot his movie there. Impressing the audience with new location of Mexico this movie was also shot in Maldives and USA.
No one expected that Himesh Reshammiya may make it to this lost of exotic location. Mr. Reshammiya shot his movie Kajraare in the land of Indiana Jones. It is the first movie to be shot at Petra, showcasing natural beauty and architecture.
Look at all these locations, it feels like visiting them. What a fantastic and awesome location they are, where in these movies have been shot…