Most experienced Tollywood directors will tell you that there are only 2-3 scripts on the menu, really. It's how you cook them that matters – it's foolhardy to come up with new items.
Which is why most experienced Tollywood directors are a public calamity. And the strike rate in Tollywood averages 5 out of 150 every year.
Also, Shahrukh, Aamir, Hrithik and Salman did not make a single formula movie in 3 years now. And Saif, Akshay and Abhishek. And Ajay, Sanjay and John. And, heck, Shreyas Talpade.
And none of them beats up a dozen goons single-handedly in movie ....