Super Star Rajinikanth created a sensation with high octane action entertainer Baasha. The film starring Rajinikanth, Nagma, and Raghuvaran created a sensation during the 90s.
Inside talk is there is an interesting story on how Baasha happened. Rajinikanth did an important role in Amitabh Bachchan's Hai. The film has a beautiful and important scene of Govinda getting a job. However, the scene was done away with by the makers in the final cut.
Rajinikanth loved the scene a lot. He showed the scene to director Suresh Krishna and asked him to develop a story. Suresh Krishna readied Basha based on the scene and went for the regular shoot in 1994. The film which released in 1995 created a sensation on the Indian silver screen. The film which was dubbed created a record by getting screened for 100 days in 50 centers, and 50 days in 100 centers.