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.
1. Race 3
Release Date: 15th June 2018
Among the upcoming releases in 2018, Race 3 has to be one of the most hyped ones. Starring Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Bobby Deol, Daisy Shah, Anil Kapoor, Saqib Saleem, and Freddy Daruwala, Race 3 hits theaters on Eid. It’s a no-brainer that Bhai’s fans will flock to the cinemas to catch this first day, first show.
2. Fanney Khan
Release Date: 3rd August 2018
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 15th June, 2018.
3. 102 Not Out
Release Date: 4th May 2018
Getting Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor together after decades is nothing short of a casting coup. Directed by Umesh Shukla of OMG – Oh My God! fame, 102 Not Out talks about the relationship between a father and son. This upcoming release in May was supposed to hit theatres in December 2017 but was pushed to avert a clash with Padmaavat.
Release Date: 4th May 2018
Hansal Mehta and Rajkummar Rao’s third collaboration after City Lights and Shahid, has already won hearts all over. Omerta showcases the life of the terrorist, Omar Saeed, and will release on May 4. Rao has played the part with utmost sincerity and his performance won praise when the film premiered at various festivals.
Release Date: 25th May 2018
Harshvardhan Kapoor made his debut with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Mirzya, and his next film – Bhavesh Joshi – is going to be out on May 25. Vikramaditya Motwane, who is best known for Udaan, has helmed this new Bollywood movie in May 2018.
Release Date: 11 May 2018
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 on 11 May 2018.
Release Date: 06 April 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 6th April, 2018.
Release Date: 25 January 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.
Expected Release Date: December 2018
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 in the month of December and will be the first of it’s kind made in the industry.
Release Date: 23 February 2018
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.
Release Date: 02 March 2018
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 March 02, 2018 and is much awaited by the audiences because of her much hyped wedding with Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli.
Release Date: 12 January 2018
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.
Release Date: 16 February 2018
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 February 16, 2018.
Release Date: 02 March 2018
This new bollywood movie revolves around the storyline of Veer Arora who is always keen on solving people’s problems until he faces a major problem in his own life of persuading his girlfriend Geet’s father’s consent to marry his daughter. The movie has Pulkit Samrat, Kriti Kharbanda and Jimmy Shergill in the lead roles. The movie features some high on fashion punjabi and haryanvi songs and is releasing on March 02, 2018.
Release Date: 16 March 2018
This upcoming movie in march stars Ajay Devgn and Ileana D’cruz in lead roles. Directed by Raj Kumar Gupta, Raid movie revolves around the story of Pandey, an IT Commissioner of Lucknow who had raided the house of businessman Sardar Inder Singh in 1981 and recovered assets worth Rs 1.6 crore in cash and gold. The lead pair will be seen together after Milan Luthria’s Baadshaho and audiences are already loving this new pair!
Release Date: 23 March 2018
This upcoming Hindi movie is directed by Siddharth P Malhotra and produced by Maneesh Sharma. The movie has Rani Mukherjee playing the role of Naina Mathur who has a nervous system disorder Tourette Syndrome, which forces an individual to make involuntary repetitive sounds or in our layman terms Hichki. The film focuses on her journey and how she overcomes her shortcoming while being a teacher in a primary school. The movie will release on 23 March.
17. Baaghi 2
Release Date: 30 March 2018
This latest installment of Ahmed Khan directorial action thriller Baaghi 2 will arrive at the theatres, all guns blazing, on March 30. With Disha Patani as the leading lady by his side this time, Tiger Shroff is seen in a power packed avatar and is even being called Bollywood’s very own Rambo for the role. This upcoming movie in March is eagerly awaited by the critics as well as audiences and will be produced by Sajid Nadiadwala.
Release Date: 6th April 2018
This new bollywood movie has Irrfan Khan, Kriti Kulhari and Arunoday Singh in the lead roles. Directed by Abhinav Deo, the movie’s trailer was recently released and has Irrfan running in shorts and piquing audience’s curiosity to the next level. This freaky comedy film will be released on April 06, 2018 and is going to be a sure shot winner at the box office because of the superb cast and Delhi Belly director.
Release Date: 27th April 2018
After Rangoon and Kaalakandi, Saif Ali Khan is coming back with a movie which has managed to pull the audience’s interest just after the first look. This upcoming hindi movie also has Chitrangada Singh and Radhika Apte in the lead roles. Directed by Gauravv K Chawla, ‘Baazaar’ revolves around Indian stock market and according to reports, is inspired by the 2013 film ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’.
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