Bollywood's latest spree of remakes seems to have become a trend with the approval of the audience. Salman Khan's 'Bharat' which is reportedly a remake of the Korean war drama ‘An Ode To My Father’ is all set to hit the screens on June 5 and fans are finding it hard to hold their excitement.
Recently, Salman Khan himself expressed his views on the same. As per media reports, the actor in a recent interview revealed that he won't actually appreciate the remake of any of his films, except the 1991 venture 'Love', which he thinks can be shot again with a fresh star cast. Putting forward his suggestion to who can take up his role, the actor suggested the name of Varun Dhawan who he thinks would be suitable for the role.
The 1991 film 'Love' starred Revathi Menon opposite Salman Khan in the lead roles. The actor said that he remembers it was one of the first few films he did which didn't do well but he thinks that it was a beautiful film and his character was wonderful.
Meanwhile, 'Bharat' It also stars Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Sunil Grover and Nora Fatehi in the lead. Set in the backdrop of Indian Independence, the film portrays the journey of a man named 'Bharat', played by Salman, in parallel with the journey of the country towards independence. With a tagline that reads: 'the journey of a man and a country together', the film features the actor in five different looks according to his age and profession as it follows his life from 1964 to 2010.
Director Ali Abbas Zafar had previously revealed that it is set in the backdrop of partition and the consequent refugee camps and said that it will feature one of the most traumatic times that the state has faced and will span from the 1960s to 1990s, after which it will move to current times. It has a tagline that reads: 'Journey of a man and a nation together'. The film is backed by Atul Agnihotri, Alvira Khan Agnihotri, Bhushan Kumar's T-Series and Salman Khan.
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