Posted on February 18, 2015 at 1:38 pm

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How Badlapur got its Name!

Sriram Raghavan’s Badlapur a dark thriller, produced by Dinesh Vijan of Maddock Films created a whole lot of curiosity around its title .Why the movie is named Badlapur, well apparently the story behind its title, is rather interesting.


The film which is largely based on revenge -‘Badla‘. It’s about a man Raghu played by Varun Dhawan who sets out to take revenge after being wronged and undergoes a transition during the course of the story, leading to `badlav‘ (change).

And those familiar with Mumbai are aware that there is a station named Badlapur on the Central Railway. It’s heard that, Badlapur used to be one of the stations where the trains would change tracks. This aspect has massive role to play in the film as the station features in the backdrop when the plot undergoes a change.

Badlapur, presented by Eros International and Maddock Films, is all set to release on 20th Feb.

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