India has always fascinated the West and this fascination can be seen by the rising number of Hollywood movies that are being shot in India. More and more foreign filmmakers consider shooting films in India for its warm vibe, cultural diversity and picturesque day-to-day culture. It is really amazing watching spectacular and stunning location scenes in the movie. But It is not only us who go to the foreign locations and do film shooting. Hollywood the biggest and the most admirable film industry in the world also visit India for making their movies more lively and charismatic.
Here is the list of 15 Hollywood Movies that were shot in India!
Lion (2016) – Kolkata and in Indore
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
I Origins (2014) – Delhi
Molecular biologist Dr. Ian Gray is deep into research about the evolution of human eyes with the help of his assistant Karen. Together, they unravel evidence that may be life-changing.
Slumdog Millionaire (2008) – Mumbai
A teenager from the slums of Mumbai becomes a contestant on the show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati?’ When interrogated under suspicion of cheating, he revisits his past, revealing how he had all the answers.
The Darjeeling Limited (2007) – Jodhpur
After the death of their father, three brothers set out on a train journey across India, in an attempt to rediscover their lost bond. The experiences that they have forced them to introspect.
Eat Pray Love (2010) – Delhi and Pataudi
Elizabeth Gilbert’s perfect world comes shattering down when she gets divorced. She then embarks on a journey across the world in an attempt to rediscover her true self.
Mission Impossible 4 (2011) – Mumbai
After the IMF is wrongly accused of bombing the Kremlin, Ethan Hunt and his team set out on a mission to clear their organization’s name.
The Dark Knight Rises (2012) – Jodhpur
Bane, an imposing terrorist, attacks Gotham City and disrupts its eight-year-long period of peace. This forces Bruce Wayne to come out of hiding and don the cape and cowl of Batman again.
Million Dollar Arm (2014) – Mumbai
In his desperate attempt to find fresh baseball talent for his recently established company, American sports agent J B Bernstein scouts for players in India through a contest.
A Mighty Heart (2007) – Pune
When a pregnant Mariane’s husband Daniel Pearl, a Wall Street Journal reporter, doesn’t return home after his visit to a cafe for an interview, Mariane starts a frantic search to look for her husband.
The Bourne Supremacy (2004) – Goa
Jason Bourne is forced to return to his old ways as an assassin when he is wrongly framed in a CIA operation.
Zero Dark Thirty (2012) – Chandigarh
A group of CIA operatives, led by Maya, spends over a decade tracking the location of the most dreaded name in the United States of America, Osama Bin Laden.
Jobs (2013) – Delhi and Vrindavan
After revolutionizing the home computers, Steve Jobs and his friend Steve Wozniak co-found Apple Inc. But as a leader and a visionary, Jobs’ rocky tenure leads to his ouster from the company.
Life of Pi (2012) – Puducherry and Kerala
Pi Patel finds a way to survive in a lifeboat that is adrift in the middle of nowhere. His fight against the odds is heightened by the company of a hyena and a male Bengal tiger.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011) – Jaipur and Udaipur
A decrepit hotel hosts seven British tourists who come to Jaipur on a holiday. Each one has the past and a new ambition. Their lives intertwine with their host, who is also trying to get a grip on life.
Octopussy (1983) – Udaipur
Bond sets out to foil a nuclear attack on the N.A.T.O. In order to do so, he takes help from a circus group and its leader, Octopus.