Most Anticipated Bollywood Movies of 2018 – Part 1
Bollywood expects 2019 to be a better grosser than 2017 given the number of high profile movies expected to be released. All the big stars and directors have some gems lined up. We hope the movies live up to the expectations. Here is a list and since the list is long, we will serve it in parts. It is in no particular order and information about the movies have been provided if available. Please scroll down for trailers, teasers and posters wherever available.
This one is probably the most anticipated of all movies. People across India, irrespective of language and region, have been waiting breathlessly. In the lead is Rajinikanth (the name is enough) and challenging him as the badman is Akshay Kumar, Bollywood’s good boy. And it comes on the heels of the hugely successful Robot.
Expected date of release: 14 April 2018
Story: Dr.Vaseegaran is forced to reassemble Chitti in order to stop a deadly winged monster.
Director: S. Shankar
Writers: Jayamohan, S. Shankar
Fun fact: 2.0 is the seventh-most expensive non-English-language film by production cost ($69,000,000).
It’s too early for the movie’s trailers or teasers, but enjoy the Telugu jukebox here:
Expected date of release: 29 June 2018
Story: A biopic of the controversial life of actor Sanjay Dutt: his film career, jail sentence and personal life.
Rajkumar Hirani, Abhijat Joshi
Chandamama door ke
We don’t get many high profile Hindi movies under the genre “Sci-fi”, but this one is coming to change that. Sushant Singh Rajput is playing an astronaut in the movie. As part of his preparation of the movie, the actor went to NASA for training. There have been stories of the movie running into financial troubles and budget cuts. The movie was initially supposed to be shot in the US, but the location has been changed to the UK because of budget constraints. Too early for posters, but take a look at Sushant Singh Rajput in the an astronaut’s suit.
Expected date of release: 7 December 2018
Director: Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan
Writer: Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan
Stars: Madhavan , Sushant Singh Rajput, Mobin Khan
Expected date of release: 15 August 2018
Story: Set in 1948, the historic story of India’s first Olympic medal post their independence.
Expected date of release: 25 December 2018
Story: Raj who struggles to find love, pairs him self up with one of the most wanted women on earth. No knowing what to expect in return. True love has many forms.
Kedarnath becomes one of the most anticipated movies of 2018 primaripy becuse it’s the debut movie of Sara Ali Khan, daughter of Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh. The hype around Sara has been big and so are the expectations. She already has a huge fan base and everyone is waiting to see how she does in her debut movie.
Director: Abhishek Kapoor
Writers: Kanika Dhillon, Abhishek Kapoor
Stars: Sara Ali Khan, Sushant Singh Rajput
This is where we will take a break. Do watch out for the second part of the series – we have some of the best coming up in the second part.
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