7 Highly Awaited Movies Releasing This Week

It’s a short week, which means you have a long weekend ahead of you. And more holidays means more time to catch up on the releases of the week! With so many movies releasing on Thursday and some more on Friday, you have your entire weekend sorted with much watching to do. The Bollywood releases of the week have been a long time coming and we cannot wait to catch them on the big screen. Moreover, one famous Hollywood franchise comes to a bittersweet end and some regional films are ready to take on the Bollywood big dogs at the box office. Here are the top releases of the week you must catch in cinemas:

MARD KO DARD NAHI HOTA

DirectorVasan Bala
CastAbhimanyu DasaniRadhika Madan
Language: Hindi

A unique take on Bollywood’s action movies, this film revolves around a man who suffers from a rare condition called congenital insensitivity to pain. Using it to his advantage, he wants to rid his city of petty thieves. Bollywood legend Bhagyashree’s son Abhimanyu makes his debut in this one.

Read our review of the film here.

KESARI

DirectorAnurag Singh
CastAkshay KumarParineeti Chopra
Language: Hindi

Set in the 19th century, Kesari recounts the story of Havildar Ishar Singh who played a key role in the 1897 Battle of Saragarhi. His army of 21 Sikh men fought against a legion of Afghans in what is considered as one of the greatest last-stands in military history. Watch the trailer of the film here.

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON: THE HIDDEN WORLD

DirectorDean DeBlois
CastJay BaruchelF. Murray Abraham
Language: English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil

What began as an unlikely friendship has now become an epic trilogy that ends with The Hidden World. In this chapter, Hiccup and Toothless discover their true destinies and face their darkest threat that will test the bonds of their relationship like never before. Know more about the film here.

Read our review of the film here.

ARGENTINA FANS KAATTOORKADAVU

DirectorMidhun Manuel Thomas
CastAishwarya LekshmiKalidas Jayaram
Language: Malayalam

The crux of Argentina Fans Kaattoorkadavu is taken from Ashokan Charuvil’s short story of the same title. It revolves around two childhood friends residing in a village and is set around the three football world cups from 2010 to 2018. Read more about the lead actress Aishwarya Lekshmi here.

BADRI V/S MADHUMATHI

Director: Shankar Narayana Reddy
Cast: Prathapawan, Akanksha Gandhi
Language: Kannada

Badri, an Army officer, falls in love with an innocent girl named Madhumathi and wants to confess his love for her. However, his friend runs away with his girlfriend and the responsibility of saving his friend from the girl’s father befalls on Badri. Will he ever be able to tell Madhumathi of his feelings?

SUR SAPATA

DirectorMangesh Kanthale
CastUpendra LimayeGovind NamdeoPravin Tarde
Language: Marathi

Unable to bear the pressure and restrictions posed by the society and their parents, a group of young boys decides to take their passion for Kabaddi to another level. What follows is a motivational journey of a group of boys who break their rural boundaries to face greater challenges for their beloved sport.

MON JAANE NA

DirectorShagufta Rafique
CastYash DasguptaMimi Chakraborty
Language: Bengali

Amir and Pari meet and they fall in love. After they are married, Pari discovers some secrets about Amir and leaves their house never to come back. Two years later, Amir discovers Pari but she is not the same woman he married. Thus starts a journey of discovery behind what led to Pari’s ill fate.

Click here for the complete list of movie releases of the week and get booking to avoid the “sold out” sign at the box-office window!

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