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7 Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South You Should Not Miss Out Watching On All OTT

Classics Comedy: -Different mythologies depict the lord of death such as Hades like Greek God of Death, Pluto- Roman God of Death, Hel- Norse God of Death, Kali- Hindu God of Death, Anubis- Egyptian God of the Underworld, Mictlantecuhtli- the Aztec God of Death, Shinigami- Japanese Death Gods, Yamaraj, Lord of Death and Chitragupta. Yamaraj and Chitragupta are mentioned in ancient texts like the Vedas, Upanishads, Mahabharata, and Puranas.

In Indian Cinema, many films are shown by Lord Yamaraj and Lord Chitragupta. The upcoming movie Thank God will feature Ajay Devgan as Chitragupta and Sidharth Malhotra as a common man who is on the verge of death after an accident. In the theaters, this movie will release on 25 October 2022, and Amazon Prime Video has digital rights as per the source update but nothing is official as of now.

7 Classic Comedy Movies List On All OTT

Here’s a list of such Mythology depicted not so-serious Indian films which are available on different OTT platforms and are all-time hilarious to watch.

Yamaleela (యమలీల)

Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
IMDB 7.5/10
Director S.V Krishna Reddy
Star cast Ali, Indraja, Manju, Bhargavi, Brahmanandam
OTT Platform Amazon Prime

Yamaleela(యమలీల) is a Telugu comedy movie that was a blockbuster in 1994. In the plot of this movie, a young man finds Lord Yama’s book that predicts the future, he uses it to earn money for his ancestral home. When Lord Yama finds the book which he misplaced, he comes to Earth to claim it.
This movie became the inspiration for many movies like Taqdeerwala, Yamaleela 2, Lucky Man (1995), and the television series Yamaleela Aa Taruvatha which premiered in 2020.

Yamagola(యమగోల)

Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
IMDB 6.9/10
Director T. Rama Rao
Star Cast N.T. Rama Rao, Kalikala, Satyanarayana, Jaya Prada
OTT Platform Amazon Prime, MX Player

Yamagola(యమగోల) is a 1977 movie that was a huge success at that time. Satyam (N.T. Rama Rao), a youth leader, is assassinated by Radrayya (Rao Gopal Rao) for falling in love with his daughter (Jaya Prada). But after he is taken to heaven, Satyam does everything he can to get back to Earth and take revenge.

This movie drew inspiration from many films like Lok Parlok in Hindi and Yamanukku Yaman in Tamil.

Yamanukku Yaman(யமனுக்கு யமன்)

Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
IMDB 6/10
Director D. Yoganand
Star cast Sivaji, Ganesan, Sripriya, Pandari Bai, V.K. Ramasamy
OTT Platform Jio Cinema

Yamanukka Yaman(யமனுக்கு யமன்) is a 1980s Tamil Comedy movie that was a box office disaster at that time. The plot of the movie revolves around Sathya who reaches the court of Yama after his sudden death, for exposing the crimes of the village head. While protesting against Yama for being alive again which results from Yamaraj’s vacation and grants him his wish.

This movie is the remake of the Telugu movie Yamagola and Lok Parlok in Hindi.

Lok Parlok (लोक परलोक)

Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
IMDB 6.1/10
Directed T.Rama Rao
Star Cast Jeetendra, Jaya Prada, Amjad Khan
OTT Platform Amazon Prime Video

The story of the film revolves around Amar (Jeetendra) who makes the area prosperous and antagonizes an autocrat Kali Charan (Madan Puri). He assassinated Amar for falling in love with his daughter Savitri ( Jaya Prada). After death, Amar reaches heaven, where he asks Yamraj (Prem Nath) and his assistant, Chitragupta (Deven Verma) to leave for a vacation. However, when the two get in trouble, it is Amar who must save them.

Lok Parlok(लोक परलोक) was a hit movie at that time and this movie was based on a Telugu movie 1977’s Yamagola. This movie was also directed by T. Rama Rao.

Taqdeerwala(तकदीरवाला)

Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
IMDB 6.5/10
Director K.Murali Mohan Rao
Star Cast Venkatesh, Raveena Tandon, Kadar Khan, Asrani, Shakti Kapoor and Anupam Kher
OTT Platform YouTube

Suraj (Venkatesh) is a mischievous man. As a result of his behavior, his mother was disappointed with him. One day he found a book that tells the future, which was misplaced by Yamlok, and to get back that book Yamaraj ( Kadar Khan) and Chitragupt (Asrani) came to earth to find it.

This movie(तकदीरवाला) was based on the 1994 Telugu movie Yamaleela. Although this movie was a flop, the dialogues were written by Late Kadar Khan and it became a cult classic.

Lucky Man

Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
IMDB 6/10
Director Pratap Pothen
Star Cast Karthik, Goundamani, Senthil, Sanghavi
OTT Platform YouTube

Gopi (Karthik) gets the book of Death, which he uses for his gains. But he gets in trouble with Yamadharman ( Goundamani) and his enemies, who are after him to get that book for his sudden fortune.

This movie is based on the Telugu movie 1994’s Yamaleela and the Hindi movie 1995’s Taqdeerwala.

Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi

Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
Classics Comedy Movies Bollywood And South
IMDB 4.6/10
Director Mahesh Manjrekar
Star cast Shahid Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, Amrita Rao, Arshad Warsi
OTT Platform Amazon Prime Video

It is also the best classic comedy movie where the main actors name Aditya ( Shahid Kapoor) has a lot of family responsibilities. After a sudden death, he meets Yamraj ( Sanjay Dutt) who takes him to heaven. After Yamraj receives the request, he has one week to complete his work.

While the movie concept was original, it failed at the box office because it was a nostalgic film for the 2000 Kids.

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