It is always exciting to wait for a movie release and catch it theatres as soon as possible. The teasers, posters, trailer, and the countdown, they make the wait more exciting and the movie even precious. While all this is great, the feeling of watching a movie before everyone else is something that cannot be expressed in words. You suddenly become the coolest person to those who have no idea how you did it or to those who are possibly regretting that they didn’t come with you. MAMI screens a number of movies that release in theatres later. So, if you want to be the MVP of your group then here’s THE list of the top movies that may release in theatres later and the ones you must catch at the Jio MAMI 2018:
1. Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota
The movie revolves around a boy (Abhimanyu Dassani) suffering from a rare disorder called congenital insensitivity to pain. The condition is life-threatening but he intends to take advantage of his condition and strikes out on a quest to vanquish his foes and fulfill his Kung Fu-VHS-fueled daydreams.
In debt because of their dead husbands’ criminal activities, four women go out there and take fate into their own hands and conspire to build a future on their own terms – by carrying out a heist.
At a time when politicians use violence to rid Maharashtra of Bihari migrants, a dying Maharashtrian cop, Bhonsle (Manoj Bajpayee), finds unlikely companionship in 23-year-old Bihari Sita as the raging conflict reaches his doorsteps, giving him a last battle that is worth fighting for.
4. Boy Erased
Boy Erased tells the story of Jared (Lucas Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who is outed to his parents at the age of 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a conversion therapy program – or be permanently exiled and shunned by his family, friends, and faith.
The alliance between Soni (Geetika Vidya Ohlyan), a young Delhi policewoman, and her superintendent Kalpana (Saloni Batra) is tested to its limits when they suffer a major setback in their fight to curb the most serious social crisis of their generation.
6. Sorry to Bother You
In an alternative present-day version of Oakland, telemarketer Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield) discovers a magical key to professional success, propelling him into a macabre universe.
7. Rajma Chawal
A technologically challenged father (Rishi Kapoor) creates havoc in order to reach out to his non-communicative son. After many failed attempts and a constantly increasing distance, his desperation leads him to take a slightly questionable route to mend their relationship.
8. Photo Prem
At a funeral, Sunanda (Neena Kulkarni) discovers that people always need a photo of the deceased for remembrance. Being photophobic, she doesn’t have a picture that can be left with people after she is gone. Afraid that she might be forgotten by her future generation, she sets out on a quest to overcome her fears and get a good picture.
Colette (Keira Knightley) is pushed by her husband to ghost-write novels under his name. Its success soon inspires her to fight for creative ownership and overcome the societal constraints of the early 20th century.
10. The Flight
A village mechanic dreams of flying. After discovering the crash site of a WWII Japanese plane, Bachchu Mondal (Chandan Roy Sanyal) decides to rebuild it. His project doesn’t go unnoticed by the ghosts that haunt the place, all victims of broken dreams.
Catch these and 200+ movies at the 20th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival with Star. Check the registration details and start binging!