Plagiarism in Forthcoming Movies – 3 – Veer(?!)
Poster design in Bollywood is getting slicker .
For the rustics, there is always a primer on how to create banal posters - whether it is for a political party or for a movie.
Then, there is the standardised poster version of the Four Step Plan. Lift Karadey!
Some original creations exist; Interesting perspectives & colourscapes used. You can see hints of “borrowing”, but overall, as the Fab 4 would have put it, it is getting better All the time.
The next 3 posts have 3 movies which have various degrees of inspiration.
Veer – This is Salman’s Magnum Opus.
I can see bits & pieces of Magadheera ( 1
The 2 horses which Maximus mentions in Gladiator are visible on the breast-plate (The in-joke was that the horses were Scarto & Argento – which translates to Trigger & Silver – Roy Roger & Lone Ranger’s horses).
There is also a bit of Troy
in the posters.
See for yourself.
Tags: Bollycat, Bollywood, Bollywood Copycat, Copycat, Gladiator, Inspiration, Magadheera, Movie Poster, Movie Posters, Plagiarism, South Indian Cinema, Troy, Veer