Bollywood is one of the most thriving film industries of the world that is being loved everywhere and makes billions of dollars every year. There are quite a few high grossers released every year which really take the movie lovers by storm. Now, whether it’s the star cast, a solid storyline, or just the timing of the release, there is always something that keeps people waiting for most Bollywood movies. Even this year, there are lots of upcoming movies that have been anticipated more than anything else. Here we have a list of 13 most awaited Bollywood Movies of the year.
1. Sui Dhaaga: Made In India
This Drama/Romance movie from Sharat Katariya portrays the life of a small-town guy who fights the odds and deals with different life events. Starring Anushka Sharma and Varun Dhawan, the film which promotes the Made In India initiative is certainly going to rock the screen. The movie will be released on 28th September.
For all the comedy lovers, Pataaka is coming up with a new twist where the story of two sisters is told quite strongly. Some interesting names that you can see in action are Sunil Grover, Sanya Malhotra, Vijay Raaz and Radhika Madan. The film is directed by Vishal Bhardwaj. So, get ready for the blast on 28th September.
After films like Agent Vinod and Badlapur, here’s another mystery thriller from Sriram Raghavan. Featuring Ayushmann Khurrana, Radhika Apte and Tabu in the lead roles, the film with portray a blind pianist in an eventful mysterious setting to give you some real goosebumps. Get ready for it as the movie is set to release on 5th October.
The comedy magic of the 90s is going to be around pretty soon with our favourite Govinda starring in the upcoming Bollywood comedy, Fryday. Scheduled for release on 12th October, the movie also stars comedy sensation Sanjay Mishra and the young and energetic Varun Sharma who has already made a few marks in the Indian film industry.
5. Helicopter Eela
If you have been loving the Gujarati play that is titled as Beta, Kaagdo then you must already be anticipating this upcoming Bollywood Movie.
Featuring Kajol, Neha Dhupia, Riddhi Sen and Mukesh Rishi, this story of a single mother and an aspiring singer is definitely going to leave a lasting impression on your memory. The release is scheduled on 12th of October and it’s one of the much anticipated movies of the year.
6. Badhaai Ho
Another Bollywood offering starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Sanya Malhotra in the lead roles, Badhaai Ho is tipped off as a coming-of-age story that has some romance added to the mix. Much anticipated, and expected to release on 19th of October, you must not miss out on this one.
7. Thugs Of Hindostan
The star-studded Bollywood movie Thugs of Hindostan is the upcoming Indian Drama/Action film directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya. Based on an 1839 novel by Philip Meadows Taylor, the movie is actually anticipated more due to its heavy cast as it features some of the Bollywood Heavy-Weights including Amitabh Bachan, Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif.
Relatively newer on the Bollywood scene, Fatima Sana Sheikh will also be seen in action as the movie goes to the cinema screens from 7th November.
Ever since the thumping success of Rajnikanth-starrer Robot, the fiction fans were waiting for something special that is as good as that movie. That’s probably why they’re all waiting for another science fiction thriller from the Action Guru, 2.0. The movie is budgeted very heavily and is expected to take the cinemas by storm as it hits the screens on 29th of November.
A welcome addition to the star cast is that of Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson and, yes, something special is on the cards.
Much anticipated due to the debut of Sara Ali Khan – the daughter of Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan – Kedarnath is the new Bollywood movie that is set to release on 30th November 2018. The other lead role in the movie will be played by Sushant Singh Rajput.
10. Total Dhamaal
Yes, Dhamaal film series is going to make a comeback with a sequel to Double Dhamaal and it’s titled Total Dhamaal. Expected to release on 14th of December, the movie is loaded with even more stars as we’ll be seeing Madhuri Dixit, Ajay Devgn, Esha Gupta and Anil Kapoor in addition to the primary cast that features Ritesh Deshmukh, Javed Jaffrey, Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani.
2nd part of the series was a disappointment but Total Dhamaal is definitely the worth wait considering the 1st part was super fun and we hope they bring it back in 3rd one too.
How long has it been since we’ve seen the Bollywood King, Shah Rukh Khan, starring in a mega release? Yes, we’ve waited almost for 3 years since the release of Dilwale. However, the wait is now over for the King Khan’s fans as his upcoming Drama/ComedyScience Fiction movie is set to hit the big screens across India on 21st December 2018.
There’ll be a touch of Romance to the story as well which, obviously, is common in SRK’s movies. The movie will also star Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma. There’ll be special appearances from Salman Khan, Deepika Padukone, Sridevi, Rani Mukerji, Kajol, Alia Bhatt, Karishma Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Abhay Deol and R. Madhavan as well. So, there’s a lot to anticipate for sure.
12. The Accidental Prime Minister
This is an upcoming biographical drama film from Bollywood that is based around the political career and life events of former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The star cast includes some big names including Anupam Kher, Akshaye Khanna, and Aahana Kumra. The movie is set to release on 21st December and if you’ve always loved Biopics then this is the movie to watch out for.
Simmba is certainly going to be one of the biggest blockbusters of the year as Rohit Shetty and Karan Johar join hands to come up with something big. It’s a remake of Temper, the Telugu blockbuster from 2015. Starring Ranveer Singh, Sara Ali Khan and Sonu Sood, you can really expect this film to be something big.
Simmba will also have a cameo from Ajay Devgn and is set to release on 28th December 2018.
So, this is the list of top 13 most awaited Bollywood movies of 2018 that you should certainly not miss out on. Book your tickets at your earliest and get yourself set for some real entertainment as we move towards the end of this year. Cheers!
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