Bollywood is gearing up for yet another year of blockbuster releases. In 2019, movies like War, Kabir Singh and URI: The Surgical Strike surpassed expectations and stood out as some of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of the year. In 2020, many superhit directors will be bringing their films to the silver screen and the battle for the top spot is about to get more intense. Even though we shall not be seeing films by Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Rajkummar Hirani or Anurag Kashyap, it will still be an exciting year in cinemas because of these directors and their upcoming films:
Ashwiny’s Bareilly Ki Barfi was a massive hit in 2017 and her latest film Panga is all set for a release on the 24th of January. It has Kangana Ranaut in the lead role with Jassie Gill starring opposite her.
Rohit Shetty’s big ticket this year is the Akshay and Katrina starrer Sooryavanshi, which is set to join the director’s cop-verse (after Singham and Simmba). The movie hits theatres on the 27th of March.
Kabir Khan’s ‘83 is expected to be the year’s biggest blockbuster. Starring Ranveer Singh, this sports drama traces Team India’s victory in the Cricket World Cup. The film releases on the 10th of April.
Daddy Dhawan is all set to bring back his classic comedy Coolie No. 1 with a remake starring his son Varun Dhawan in the lead role opposite Sara Ali Khan. The movie will hit theatres on the 1st of May.
Bhatt takes the director’s chair after 20 years with the sequel to his 1991 romantic thriller Sadak. Sadak 2 is set to star his daughters Pooja Bhatt and Alia Bhatt and will release on the 10th of July.
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