The Bollywood industry have been suffering from last one and a half years due to amid Covid-19 pandemic. Because of the lockdown, the shooting of many highly-awaited films couldn’t start on scheduled time, and on the other hand, the films which were scheduled for release in theatres, couldn’t be released because of the shutdown of cinema houses across the country.
Amid the ongoing pandemic, some films marked its release in theatres, but the fear of pandemic, many people avoided social gathering which has led to empty theatres. Meanwhile many films like Radhe and Toofan were released on OTT platforms and were successful.
Now that the nationwide vaccination drive is going on at a fast pace and the situation is expected to get better, many acclaimed filmmakers are preparing for the theatrical release of their films.
In such a situation, the year 2021-22 will be extremely special for the filmmakers as well as for the movie lovers, because life has gotten exceptionally exhausting due to being restricted in the house for such a long time.
Today we reveal you about the top 10 upcoming movies, which all film lovers are highly waiting for.
- Laal Singh Chaddha
Everybody is excitedly waiting for Aamir Khan’s film Laal Singh Chaddha. Aamir Khan who is popularly known as Mr. Perfectionist of Bollywood is all set to creates a tremendous craze among the people towards his film.
Directed by Advait Chandan, the film will be based on the Sikh riots and the Babri Masjid demolition. The film is based on the Hollywood film ‘Forrest Gump’, which will feature stars like Kareena Kapoor Khan and Naga Chaitanya apart from Aamir Khan. The film will mark its release later this year on the occasion of Christmas i.e. on December 25.
This was the biggest and one of the much-anticipated movie of last year, featuring Akshay Kumar. The film was set to release last year in March, but due to nation-wide lockdown its release was delayed.
Apart from Akshay Kumar, the film also stars Katrina Kaif and Jackie Shroff. The Rohit Shetty directed action film, will feature actors including, Ranveer Singh and Ajay Devgan in cameo roles.
In the film, Akshay will be portraying the role of an ATS chief, while Abhimanyu Singh will be seen in the role of the villain, Vinod Thapar. The budget of the film is said to be around 170 crores. Once the theatres are functional, the makers will announce their release date.
Everyone is eagerly waiting for Ranbir Kapoor’s Brahmastra. In this film, he is sharing the screen with his actress girlfriend Alia Bhatt for the first time. It is being said that the budget for this film is around 300 crores, which will be the most expensive film in Bollywood.
Apart from Ranbir and Alia, the film will also feature megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Mouni Roy, and Akkineni Nagarjuna. It is being said that director Ayan Mukerji will release the film in two parts. The first part will come later this year.
Actress Taapsee Pannu, who has delivered many blockbuster films and have won many hearts is all set to come with a new film ‘Blur’ in the lead role.
The special thing about the film ‘Blur’ is that Taapsee will mark her production debut with this film under her production house ‘Outsiders Films’, which is being directed by Ajay Bahl.
The drama thriller has been written by Pawan Soni and Ajay Behl and is currently shooting in ongoing in Nainital.
It is being said that ‘Blur’ is the official Hindi remake of the Spanish film ‘Julia’s Eyes’, which was directed by Guillaume Morales. The film will be released next year.
5 . Ram Setu
Akshay Kumar’s starrer ‘Ram Setu’ is a theological drama film. In the film, he will portay the role of an archaeologist, who unravels the mysteries of the Rama Setu between India and Sri Lanka. Actress Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrat Bharucha will also be seen in lead roles in the film.
The film is directed by Abhishek Sharma, and it will be released next year on the occasion of Diwali i.e. on October 14.
83, the film is based on the life of Kapil Dev, the captain of the Indian cricket team who won the World Cup in 1983. Ranveer Singh will be seen in the role of Kapil Dev in this film. At the same time, Deepika Padukone will play the role of his wife Romi Bhatia.
Apart from this, the film directed by Kabir Khan will also feature actors including, Pankaj Tripathi, R Badri, Amy Virk, Sahil Khattar, Nishant Dahiya, Dinkar Sharma, Chirag Patil and Tahir Raj Bhasin.
It is reported that the makers have spent around Rs 125 crore to make this film. Apart from Hindi, the film will also release in multiple languages like Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam.
Looking at the craze of cricket in India, it seems that this film based on the life of Kapil Dev will create new history. The one who made India, the world champion for the first time, changed the definition of cricket in the country forever.
People are eagerly waiting for to watch Shahrukh Khan in the films, the wait is finally going to get over, as the Badsha of Bollywood is coming back with yet another film ‘Pathan’.
Apart from King Khan, stars like Deepika Padukone and John Abraham will also be seen in the lead role.
‘Apart from India, the shooting of the film has also been done in UAE and Europe. Shahrukh will be seen as a spy agent in the film, wherein John will show his strength, essaying the role of the main villain. Directed by Siddharth Anand, the film will also have a cameo role of Salman Khan. Pathan is set to release next year.
- Gangubai Kathiawadi
Alia Bhatt is going to be seen in the lead role in the film titled ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ directed by Bollywood’s popular filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
The film is based on the life of Gangubai, who runs a brothel in Kamathipura near Mumbai. Apart from Alia, actors like Ajay Devgan and Parth Samthaan will be seen in the film.
The fiIm is based on the book ‘Mafia Queens of Mumbai’ by popular author S Hussain Zaidi. In which her husband sells the main character for only 500 rupees. The film is slated to be released in theatres, once they are functional.
9 . Lost
‘Lost’ is a heart-hitting thriller film, in which stars like Yami Gautam, Pankaj Kapur, Rahul Khanna will be seen in the lead roles. The story of this film by Shyam Lal Sen Gupta and Ritesh Shah is woven against the backdrop of Kolkata.
‘Lost’ is directed by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury, who has previously directed Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Panni’s blockbuster film ‘Pink’.
In this film, ‘Uri Girl’ Yami Gautam will be in the role of a crime reporter. This thriller film is set to be released next year.
- Bhuj: The Pride of India
Ajay Devgan starrer ‘Bhuj: The Pride of India’ is one of the much-awaited films of this year. The film is based on the life of IAF Squadron Leader Vijay Karnik, a hero of the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971.
Apart from Ajay Devgan, the film stars Sanjay Dutt, Sonakshi Sinha, Nora Fatehi will be essaying in the lead roles.
Directed by Abhishek Dudhaiya, the film will premiere on Disney+ Hotstar on August 13.