Bollywood had an unpredictable run at the box office in 2016. Despite the release of a number of path-breaking films that redefined cinema, 2016 wasn’t really a great year for films.
But hopes are quite high for this year’s releases and so, here’s listing 5 blockbusters you should surely watch out for, this 2017.
Baahubali: The Conclusion
With Baahubali: The Beginning breaking all kinds of box office records in 2015, now it’s time for you to prepare yourselves for Baahubali: The Conclusion, which is a continuation of the first part. Directed by S.S Rajamouli, this epic historical fiction film is set to release on April 28th.
Some exciting news for history buffs and period-drama lovers. Sanjay Leela Bhansali is back with yet another film starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor which is a dramatized account of the 1303 siege of the Chittor Fort in Rajasthan. While Ranveer Singh will play the role of the Turkic ruler Alauddin Khilji, Shahid Kapoor plays Rana Rawal Ratan Singh and the stunning Deepika Padukone plays his wife. The film is scheduled to release on 17th November this year.
Produced by Salman Khan and Kabir Khan, this is an upcoming historic war drama which is set in the year 1962. It is about the Sino-Indian war, where Salman plays the role of a man from India who falls in love with a girl from China.
All those disheartened by the breakup of Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif are in for a treat this year. With Jagga Jasoos, the two reunite in this upcoming romantic comedy which is written and directed by Anurag Basu.
A sci-fi drama written and directed S. Shankar, this film will bring together two superstars Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar in the same frame alongside Amy Jackson. Set to release on 18th October, this film is being touted as the most expensive Indian film till date.