We have had a lot of big releases in 2017 and still await some of the best of the year in the coming months. We witnessed the grandeur of films like Baahubali: The Conclusion and saw the fall of Tubelight, but next year promises even bigger films than this. We aren’t just talking about the production money or the star cast or the total collections it will make, we are talking about these things together, collectively. Whether or not these upcoming Hindi movies can turn the tides in Bollywood is something only time will tell, but that won’t stop fans from anticipating some of the best big-ticket films next year. Here we give you a rundown of upcoming Bollywood movies in 2018 to look forward to and enjoy with your movie people.
Meghna Gulzar, who has made quite a buzz in the industry with films like Filhaal and Talvar is all ready to shoot her next directorial Raazi. This upcoming Bollywood movie will feature the much acclaimed Alia Bhatt who came up with Dear Zindagi and Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya this year paired up with the Masaan actor Vicky Kaushal. This upcoming Bollywood movie will be telling a story of a Kashmiri girl played by Alia married to a Pakistani Army officer played by Vicky, in order to spy for Indian intelligence with invaluable information during the 1971 Indo-Pak war. The movie is expected to release in May 2018.
Parmanu, the nuclear espionage drama will be directed by Abhishek Sharma and stars John Abraham, Diana Penty and Boman Irani in the main lead roles! The Story of Pokhran has created a lot of interest on social media when the makers released the first poster of the film. Parmanu is based on the nuclear test conducted in Pokhran (Rajasthan) in 1998. the movie will be released on 2nd February, 2018.
This movie’s inspiration has been taken from the life of Coimbatore based Arunachalam Muruganantham, a normal man who found a way to make affordable sanitary napkins for women in his village. Written and directed by R Balki, the movie is based on a chapter from Twinkle’s book ‘The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad’. The movie stars Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte in the lead roles. The movie will go on floors on 25th January, 2018.
4. Chanda Mama Door Ke
Sushant Singh Rajput is currently working for his upcoming sci-fi Hindi thriller, Chanda Mama Door Ke, where he will be playing an astronaut and is pretty excited about his films. Directed by Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan, the film also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui, R. Madhavan and Saif Ali khan. The upcoming Bollywood movie is slated to release on 26th January, 2018 and will be the first of it’s kind made in the industry.
5. Fanney Khan
Fanney Khan is the official remake of Oscar nominated Dutch film from 2000, “Everybody’s Famous”! Fanney Khan is a musical comedy which features Anil Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Rajkummar Rao in the lead roles. Earlier it was speculated that R. Madhavan was to play the lead role opposite Aishwarya, but he backed out later. Anil, who had last worked with the leading lady in Taal, will appear together on screen with her after a long break of 17 long years. The movie is expected to release on 13th April, 2018.
6. Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety
After getting out in the open about girlfriends and their tantrums in Pyaar Ka Punchnama series, the fantastic trio of Kartik Aaryan, director Luv Ranjan and Nushrat Bharucha along with Sunny Singh is going to light up the big screens with their upcoming release Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety. The team is back and has decalred a war between Bromance and Romance. This upcoming bollywood movie seems to be like the previous Pyaar Ka Punchnama movies but is different in its own ways. Scheduled to release on February 09, 2018, the movie strikes all the right chords and is entertaining to the next level.
Pari is a thriller drama starring Anushka Sharma and would be her third film as a producer after NH10 and Phillauri. She has collaborated with Bengali actor Parambrata Chatterjee and debutant director Prosit Roy. The movie is scheduled to release on February 09, 2018 and is much awaited by the audiences because of her much hyped wedding with Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli.
Directed by Akshat Verma, of Delhi Belly fame, Kaalakaandi features Saif Ali Khan in the lead role and shows the city of mumbai with underworld goons, doomed bankers and idealistic lovers all closely knitted to each other. This dark comedy thriller is played out in 12 hours, with six characters from different worlds, from urban, ambitious upwardly mobile Bombay and its dark, neglected under-belly.
After coming out with movies like Rustom, Special 26, A Wednesday, M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, Baby and more, director Neeraj Pandey is all set to thrill the audiences with his latesy Aiyaary this month. Starring Siddharth Malhotra, Manoj Bajpayee and Naseeruddin Shah in the lead roles, the film is about what a soldier resorts to ultimately in the face of a crisis and is scheduled to release on January 26, 2018.