The Original Names Of These 7 Blockbuster Films

Blog By fatema  |  06-07-18

The Titles Of These Blockbuster Films Are Not The Original Titles, Their Original Titles Were Different

My Name Is Khan – Khan.

My Name Is Khan – Khan.

Eventually the film was titled as “Khan”. The title was not that much effective. Hence, the title a.k.a name was changed to “My Name Is Khan”.


Tamasha – Window Seat.

Tamasha – Window Seat.

The Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone's film Tamasha was originally titled as “Window Seat”. But thus, the director, Imtiaz Ali changed it as 'Tamasha'.


Madras Cafe – Jaffna.

Madras Cafe – Jaffna.

The film Madras Café was originally titled as Jaffna but then it was changed to Madras Café because of some issues.


Love Aaj Kal – Elastic.

Love Aaj Kal – Elastic.

The original title of the film was “Elastic”. But it was hard to relate it to the theme and the plot of the film so they changed it to “Love Aaj Kal”.


Veer-Zaara – Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum

Veer-Zaara – Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum

Veer-Zaara was one of the super hit film. “Veer-Zaara’ was not the first choice of the title of the film. The initial title was “Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum”.


Jab We Met – Punjab Express, Ishq Via Bhatinda, Train.

Jab We Met – Punjab Express, Ishq Via Bhatinda, Train.

The director Imtiaz Ali used “Train” as the working title for the film. He had some other titles in his mind so he shared them with the audience and asked them to vote their favorite title. And he finally settled with 'Jab We Met'.


Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara – Running With The Bulls.

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara – Running With The Bulls.

The original title of the film “Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara” was actually “Running With The Bulls”. They thought “Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara” was better than that one.








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