With just four days left for 2016 to come to an end, hard-core Bollywood fans are already looking forward to 2017 to arrive quickly and bring along some good quality cinema. Some of these movies promise to be the perfect package – right from the amazing cast & crew to the mind-blowing trailers- and the fans are eagerly waiting for these highly awaited movies to release as soon as possible. The Top 10 most highly anticipated movies to release in 2017 are -
1) Raees (2017)
This Shah Rukh Khan starrer is all ready to release on 25th January 2017 and has got created quite a flutter amongst the audience. An action-crime-thriller set in 1980s Gujarat with SRK,
playing the leads; it is one of the anticipated movies of 2017. Loosely based on the like of Abdul Latif, SRK stole our hearts in his criminal avatar in the trailer.
2) Kaabil (2017)
With Yami Gautam and
in leading roles, Kaabil is a thriller which revolves around the lives of two visually impaired lovers. Directed by
, Kaabil is a story of Rohan Bhatnagar (played by Roshan) who is determined to avenge his girlfriend’s rape and murder. It will be hitting the theatres on 27th January 2017 and is expected to well in the
3) Padmavati (2017)
After dazzling us with movies like
and Ram-Leela, the golden trio back with full force. With Ranveer Singh,
playing the lead roles, it is set in Rajasthan and is a dramatised account of the siege of the Chittor fort that happened in 1303. It will release in 2017 and like every Bhansali project, it is expected to leave the audience overwhelmed and satisfied.
4) Bahubali: The Conclusion (2017)
To release in April 2017, Bahubali: The Conclusion is the final part of Bahubali: The Beginning which broke the Box Office after its release. The first part left the audience in awe with its gripping story, grandeur and most importantly itching to find out why Katappa killed Bahubali. Now the second part promises an emotional journey, even more magnificence and all answers to the mystery.
5) Haraamkhor (2017)
Starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and
, it is a twisted love triangle between a married teacher, Shyam, his student, Sandhya, and her classmate, Kamal. The fact that it premiered in 15th annual New York Indian Film Festival and Indian Film Festival Los Angeles along with a promising trailer, this film has left the audience eagerly waiting for its release.
Another Siddiqui starrer, Munna Michael will release on 7th July 2017 with
in the lead role. Directed by
, it is the tale of a slum boy, Munna who is a huge fan of
and idolises the pop star. The third collaboration between Khan and Shroff, it is a romantic Musical and Action film.
7) Rangoon (2017)
venture and set in World War – I, Rangoon is a period drama-romance film and will see
Saif Ali Khan
, and Shahid Kapoor playing the leads. Scheduled to release in February 2017 it is a highly anticipated movie.
8) Jolly LLB 2 (2017)
After a brilliant performance at the box office, Jolly LLB 2 featuring
, the Khiladi, and
is the sequel to Jolly LLB which starred
. Directed by
, it is a comedy-drama and is expected to impress the audience immensely.
9) Jagga Jasoos (2017)
The ever charming
will be back again in 2017 to melt everyone’s heart with Anurag Basu’s Jagga Jasoos with
also playing lead roles. The film revolves around a teenage detective with a missing father. Kapoor has floored us before with his stellar performances in movies like Rockstar and Tamasha and hopes that Kapoor will be able to re-create a magical and astounding performance on the silver screen yet again are very high!
Secret Superstar is an upcoming
film and is a musical drama. Revolving around a child who wants to be a singer and saves her mother from an alcoholic father it features Aamir Khan,
. With blockbusters like
Taare Zameen Par
, Lagaan and now Dangal, Khan never ceases to stun his audience. Secret Superstar is expected to be no less mind-boggling and incredible.
2017 looks like a very promising year as far as cinema is concerned and everyone is waiting for these remarkable movies to release already. So grab some popcorn, pre-book your tickets and DO NOT miss out on these gems.