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Bollywood film titles modified attributable to controversies: Satyaprem Ki Katha, Padmavat, Laxmii & extra

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Bollywood film titles modified attributable to controversies: Shakespeare famously mentioned “What’s is the title?” However, that stands conflicted in terms of film titles. In varied cases, Bollywood has come below the highlight for its controversial film names. The most recent instance of the identical is and ’s movie Satyaprem Ki Katha. The movie was earlier known as ‘Satyanaryan Ki Katha’. Nevertheless, after it allegedly damage sentiments, the movie was given a brand new title. 

However ‘Satayaprem Ki Katha’ isn’t the primary movie and undoubtedly not the final to have resorted to title change upon marring its title in controversy. Bollywood is stuffed with such examples. Let us take a look at among the hottest movie titles that had been modified:

Satyanaryan Ki Katha to Satyaprem Ki Katha

Final yr, when ‘Satyanarayan Ki Katha’ was introduced, it was alleged that the movie title is objectionable. Following which “to keep away from hurting sentiments, even when that is purely unintentional,” the makers determined to alter it. A yr after, the makers shared the brand new title, ‘Satyaprem Ki Katha’. 

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to Samrat Prthiviraj

Akshay Kumar‘s movie was in controversy after Shri Rajput Karni Sena mentioned that ‘Prthiviraj’ insults the nice Indian emperor. After a lot dialogue, the makers modified the title to ‘Samrat Prthiviraj’.

Laxmmi Bomb to Laxmii

Earlier than ‘Prithvira’j, the Akshay Kumar-starrer ‘Laxmmi Bomb’ was renamed ‘Laxmii’, following suggestion of the Central Board of Movie Certification (CBFC). In response to earlier stories, the makers had obtained a authorized discover from the Rajasthan-based outfit, Shri Rajput Karni Sena, claiming that the title ‘Laxmmi Bomb’ was demeaning in direction of Goddess Laxmi, including that the title insulted sentiments.

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to Padmaavat

In 2017, the Karni Sena had mounted a powerful protest towards ‘Padmavati, directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and starring Deepika Padukone. After days of violent protest and processions, the movie was renamed to ‘Padmaavat’. 

Ramleela to Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ram-Leela

Sanajay Leela Bhansali has typically caught himself in troubled waters attributable to his film titles. ‘Ramleela’ is simply one other instance. SLB additionally confronted opposition for his movie starring Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone within the lead roles. Initially titled Raamleela, the title of the movie was modified to ‘Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ram-Leela’ to keep away from any non secular battle.

to Billu

‘Billu Barber’, a Shah Rukh Khan movie, additionally confronted bother due to its title. A consultant of the barber neighborhood from Mumbai, who has been profitable in his conventional vocation, raised objection to his folks being described as barbers. India is a rustic the place, historically, folks and communities have been tagged by their vocations. Loads many use their ancestral household vocations as surnames even at present. Finally, the movie’s title needed to be shortened to ‘Billu’ (2009).


On Aayush Sharma’s Bollywood debut, an FIR was lodged towards him and actors Salman Khan Warina Hussain, claiming that the romantic film ‘Loveratri’, will damage the emotions of the Hindus. The romantic drama is about in Gujarat towards the backdrop of Navratri, the place a happy-go-lucky boy from Baroda (Aayush), falls in love with an NRI, (Warina) when she visits the city through the nine-day competition. Later the movie was renamed ‘Loveyatri’. 

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Psychological Hai Kya to Judgementall Hai Kya

Kangana Ranaut, Rajkummar Rao‘s movie was on the receiving finish for some time with many individuals calling the title derogatory and insensitive to these battling psychological well being points. After a number of hullabaloo, ‘Psychological Hai Kya’ was modified to ‘Judgementall Hai Kya’.


John Abraham‘s film based mostly on the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was additionally in information for its controversial title. The movie was initially known as ‘Jaffna’. Coincidentally, it is usually a spot positioned in Sri Lanka. Following immense strain from the neighbouring nation, the 2013 movie needed to endure a title change and was named ‘Madras Cafe’.


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