By Radhika Bhirani
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Bollywood producer-director Ravi Chopra feels that remakes of classics are bound to lack the essence of the original and says he will never remake any films of his legendary father, B.R. Chopra.
"A classic film cannot be remade," Ravi Chopra told IANS here. The maker of such films as "Baghban" and "Baabul" was in Delhi to launch his new television series "Sujata", which will be aired on Sony TV April 14 onwards.
Chopra feels that whoever remakes a film is a "mentally bankrupt person".
"It is very rare that filmmakers make a classic film. To be able to make one, everything has to be managed at the right time, place and with the right characters," he said.
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