Feb 2, 2018
Year 2017 was indeed a horrific year for Bollywood. There were only 2 blockbusters and 4 clear super hits out of over 500 movie releases. Not only that, the movies of big Khans and Kapoors like Tubelight, Jab Harry Met Sejal, Rangoon and Jagga Jasoos were also rejected by the audience. Moreover, the films of the promising newbie’s in the B Town industry also bombarded in Box Office like Tiger Shroff’s Munna Michael and Sidharth Malhotra’s A Gentleman. One thing became very clear last year, that only star pull wasn’t enough to attract audience to theatres. Indian audience also wanted content foe which they were thoroughly disappointed in last year.
But the good news for Bollywood industry is that 2018 has started off with a bang with the release of Padmaavat. The movie has been highly appreciated by the critics and has been thoroughly loved for the audience. Not only for the person of Bollywood Industry, but it is also good news for all Bollywood movie lovers as had they found something really interesting after the disappointing year of 2017. Mean while 2018 promises to be a good year for Bollywood as it has a lot of excellent movies with unique creative ideas, great starts and excellent budget lined up till December. Even February, which is considered as a dry month for Bollywood has some interesting and super exciting list of movies lined up which can be both critically and commercially successful.
Therefore, let us have a look at the list of Bollywood movies to watch out in the Valentine’s month.
Releasing on 9th of February; the Akshay Kumar, Radhika Apte and Sonam Kapoor Starrer Pad man has got a lot of positive response since the launch of its trailer. In fact, Akshay Kumar has really mastered the art of making a successful commercial movie out of a social cause and this movie looks no different. The theme of the movie involves around the real life story of Arunachalam Murganantham, the person from Tamil Nadu who revolutionized and popularized the use of sanitary napkins for menstrual periods. This guy invented low cost sanitary pads for proper hygiene of women living in villages during menstruation cycle. This movie indeed delivers a strong social message and the way the trailer and the songs have been shown, Pad Man looks to be a sure shot hit.
Releasing on the same day as Pad Man, Aiyaary is the next directional venture of Neeraj Pandey and this is the biggest reason why February 9 will witness the classiest of clashes. Neeraj Pandey known for making high voltage and elegant action thriller movies like Wednesday, Special 26 and Baby looks to have produced yet another masterpiece in Aiyaary as per the looks of trailer. Aiyaary starring Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee is surely going to be a high class intriguing Indian political thriller movie, which will keep the audience at the edge of its seat most of the times. Watch out for February 9.
Dil Junglee is a fresh romantic comedy which is going to release on 16th of February. The movie stars the very talented Taapsee Pannu, Saquib Saleem, Abhilash Thapliyal, Sristhi Shrivastava and Jackky Bhagani in pivotal roles. The story revolves around the characters of Tapasee and Saquib who were love birds initially but broke up due to certain reasons but after some years both of them meet each other with their different partners. The story seems to be fresh have good elements of romance and comedy and the movie is also having a good music which makes it a sure shot watch movie with your love partner on the romantic eve of Valentine.
Releasing on 23rd of February, Hichki is also one of the most anticipated movie of this year. Being the comeback movie of the female superstar Rani Mukherjee, makes the movie more worth of watching. Directed by Maneesh Sharma, under the banner of Yash Raj Film, Hichki is a comical drama whose story is based on a teacher of having Tourette syndrome and her struggles to excel some notorious students who hail from the backward section of the society in an elite school. The plot seems to be quite fresh and interesting which has been never touched before and the way Rani has portrayed her character, makes Hichki the most awaited movie of February.
on the same day as Hichki Welcome to New York is another lighted hearted comedy
movie. Starring Diljit Dosanjh and Sonakshi Sinha as lead and Karan Johar,
Boman Irani, Lara Dutta and Ritesh Deshmukh in pivotal roles, Welcome to New York is an in and out comedy
whose trailer has received lots of appreciation from the viewers.
So this year forget about the dryness, February seems to be one of the most exciting months for Bollywood movies with all genres of releases including romance, drama, comedy, action and thriller.