2019 was a good year for Bollywood and we got a chance to witness some quality content as well as some fun masala films. Even as life has taken an unexpected turn with all of us social distancing and being locked away in our homes, it does give the chance to catch up on movies that you’ve probably been wanting to watch for a long time. Here are some films that released in 2019 and are now available on different streaming platforms. If you’ve watched these movies before, most of them still make for a great re-watch. If you haven’t watched them, do so and thank us later.

URI – The Surgical Strike

Stream on ZEE5

This film is based on true events that depict the Indian Army’s retaliation to the 2006 Uri attacks. Through the life of Major Vihaan Singh Shergill played by Vicky Kaushal, this movie will take you on a journey that recounts in detail everything about the attack. This award-winning film needs to be on your must-watch quarantine life. Read our review here. 

Gully Boy

Stream on Amazon Prime

This film has been inspired by the lives of Indian street rappers Divine and Naezy. The movie follows the life of Murad Ahmed a.k.a. Gully Boy who lives in Dharavi and dreams of making his voice heard as a rapper. This award-winning film was even sent in as India’s entry for the best Best International Feature Film at the 92nd Academy Awards. Read our review here.

Article 15

Stream on Netflix

Directed by Anubhav Sinha, this film stars Ayushmann Khurrana as a police officer who goes against all odds to find out the truth behind a heinous cast-based crime. Article 15 is a hard-hitting movie that will linger in your mind long after the movie is over. Read our review here.

Mission Mangal

Stream on Hotstar

This film is inspired by true events and is based on India’s Mars Orbiter Mission, which was India’s first interplanetary expedition. This film stars an ensemble cast that consists of Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Nithya Menen, Kirti Kulhari, Sharman Joshi, H.G. Dattatreya, Vikram Gokhale, and Sonakshi Sinha. This is an inspiring film that may inspire you to achieve something incredible as you spend so much time at home. Read our review here.

Badla

Stream on Netflix

This is the kind of movie that will leave you guessing until the very end. Badla is a thriller that stars Taapsee Pannu as a dynamic entrepreneur who finds herself in a locked hotel room next to the body of her dead lover. She then hires a prestigious lawyer played by Amitabh Bachchan to defend her. Let your work from home days be filled with some good suspense as you watch Badla (on the side, of course). Read our review here.

Chhichhore

Stream on Hotstar

This is a hilarious and entertaining movie that is perfect to play in the background while you are working hard…or hardly working. In this film, we meet a bunch of “losers” and get a glimpse into their past college life and their present life, when they end up at a reunion. Read our review here.

Super 30

Stream on Hotstar

This film is a biopic on the life of Anand Kumar who is a Mathematic genius from a modest background. Starring Hrithik Roshan, we get to see how Anand Kumar started a training program named Super 30 to train 30 children from humble backgrounds to crack the IIT entrance exam. This movie makes for a great work from home watch. Check out our review.

The Sky Is Pink

Stream on Netflix

This is a biopic based on the life of Aisha Chaudhary who was a motivational speaker and author. She was diagnosed with SCID and expired at the age of 18. This film tells Aisha’s story through the life of her parents played by Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Farhan Akthar. This movie is emotional but it’s also entertaining. Read our review here.

War

Stream on Amazon Prime

What better way to end your day of working from home than with watching Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff in action. Get ready for some high-octane action and drama as Hrithik and Tiger go head-to-head against each other. Read our review.

Panipat

Stream on Netflix

If you like movies based on history then this film by Ashutosh Gowariker is a must-watch. Based on the Third Battle of Panipat, this movie stars Sanjay Dutt, Arjun Kapoor, and Kriti Sanon. Enter a world of grandeur as you watch the Marathas wage war against the Afghan army. Check our out review here.

We have a lot more movie recommendations to help you tide over the quarantined life. Check them out here. Stay in and be safe.