Bollywood has a lot of sequels. These include Street Dancer 3D (ABCD 3), Love Aaj Kal 2, Shubh Mangal Jayda Savdhan, Baaghi 3 and Angrazi Medium. By the end of the year, 13 sequels in a year. These numbers may also increase. the success figures are telling something else, because their success rate is continuously decreasing.
If we look at the earnings of the last 5 sequels, then 4 out of 5 films have reduced their earnings. When we looked at the 24 major sequels released in 2017, 2018 and 2019, we found that 70% of these films had a decrease in box office collections. On the loss of such films, ‘Hindi Medium’ writer and film producer Amitosh Nagpal says that while making another film, only business dominates.
Nagpal said, “Our sequels are not successful because at first all aspects including the film business are given very close attention but later only the business dominates. The producer is confident that the person who has seen the first film will definitely see the second one, now he creates a brand in the first time, and in the second time, the story is not necessarily as powerful. Nagpal further said, “Except for a few sequels of Rohit Shetty, the sequels of other films could not do anything.