SobiGhor/ December 22, 2018/ Bollywood/ 2 comments

2018 is about to end within a week. This year we witnessed a number of good films ranging from all genre. We saw Bollywood working in positively on wonderful stories, to high tech visual effects and more enthusiast artistic works. And so we are here to list out the Ten Best Bollywood movies of the entire year. Among more than 250 films released this year it’shard to list out Ten Best, so please mention us if we have missed out any of your favorite movies. So, wishing everyone a wonderful future ahead, here we go with our list of top ten Bollywood movies of 2018.

1. Soorma

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Soorma is a biographical sports drama film directed by Shaad Ali. It is produced jointly by Sony Pictures Networks India and ChitrangadaSingh FIlms. The movie features Diljit Dosanjh and Tapsee Pannu in lead roles. This movie is based upon real-life incidents of former Indian Hockey captain Sandeep Singh. Soorma revolves around the story of a Hockey Player who madeheadlines for his thrilling comeback after facing a sad phase in his life,where he was in a way about to lose his life. Soorma speaks about Hard work,dedication patriotism, and passion for the sport. A movie with a dramatizationof real incidents that signifies the importance of Indian National Sport.Diljit Dosanjh’s performance as the main lead in the movie is fabulous. He portrayedthe role, Sandeep Singh, methodically and brilliantly. The movie was a boxoffice success and is appreciated by critics with positive reviews.

2. Padmavat

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Padmaavat is an epic period drama film Produced and directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. It stars ensemble cast that includes Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor,  Ranveer Sing, Aditi Rao Hydari, Jim Sarbh, Raza Murad, and Anupriya Goenka in prominent roles. The movie is based upon epic poem Padmavat by Malik Muhammad Jayasi. The movie presents us medieval India. Set in Rajasthan, Queen Padmavati is married to a noble king and they live a prosperous life. Until cruel and brutal warlord and present Sultan of Delhi Sultanate, Allaudin Khilji hears of Padmavati’sbeauty and develops an obsessive love for Queen Padmavati. This leads to a war that ends with huge destruction from both sides leading to sacrifice of padmavati doing “Jouhar”. The movie is a beautiful presentation of royal premises, with high-quality visual effects and fabulous acting efforts. Prior release, Padmavat faced numerous controversies. But, after release, all the obligations were found null. Stellar performances from Ranveer Singh and ShahidKapoor is highly appreciated and made it a remarkable movie of Indian cinematic history. Made with a budget of 215 Crore, padmavat is one of the most expensive Indian movies. It did a very good business of around 600 Crore worldwide. Andis declared as the first blockbuster movie of the year.

3. Mulk

Mulk is a courtroom-drama film directed by Anubhav Sinha. a number produced by Deepak Mukut and Anubhav Sinha under the banner of SohumRockstar entertainment and Benaras in positively Works. It stars Rishi Kapoor, Tapseepannu, Prateik Babbar, Rajat Kapoor, Ashutosh Rana and Manoj Pahua in Bollywood movies. It is a story of a Muslim family headed by Advocate Murad Ali, and captain Sandeep a Daughter in Law who is Hindu named Aarti. Everything was going fine go with it is found that a Bomb blast happened in the city, and the son of the house and Nephew of Murad Ali, Shahid is associated as the prime reason of the bomb blast. Now people is boycotting the entire family as terrorists. This leads to Shahid’s father’s arrest, and that ends up everything going to court. Where we a long verbal war to reclaim the lost honour of Murad Ali’s family. A well-presented social movie on screen won positive reviews and is critically acclaimed by everyone. The performances of Rishi Kapoor, Tapsee Pannu and Ashutosh Rana is commendable and the direction of Anubhab Sinha leaves a social remark in Cinema history.

4. Andhadhun

Andhadhun is a black comedy crime thriller film co-written and directed by Sriram Raghavan. It is produced Jointly by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Matchbox Pictures. The film stars Tabu, Ayushmann Khurrana, and Radhika Apte in lead roles. The movie is an adaptation of French short film named “The Piano Tuner”. The movie goes as Akash who pretends to be blind and plays piano to live. One unfortunate day he unknowingly becomes a witness of the murder of a former film actor. Which turns his life topsy-turvy. Hereafter we see a series of murders by anatgonists to eliminate all the witness’s related to the murder of the Film Actor. It also makes Akash go completely blind. Then we see a struggle of Akash for Survival, which involves a plan to fight with the antagonists, which will lead for a better future of him. Watch these movie to enjoy the most engaging thrill of the year. Upon release the movie did a business of 110 crore and was declared as commercially and critically successful.

5. October

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October is a Romantic Drama movie directed by Shoojit Sircar. The movie is produced by Ronnie Lahiri and Sheel Kumar under the banner of  Rising Sun Films. The movie is Written by Juhi Chaturvedi. The movie stars Varun Dhawan, Banita Sandhu, and Gitanjali Rao in pivotal roles. These are the debut movie for Banita Sandhu and Gitanjali Rao. The movie is set in a Hotel with few Hotel Interns as the centrical characters, among one is our lead character Danish, played by Varun Dhawan. Everything goes perfectly until an accident changes everything in the lives of the protagonist. He becomes obsessed for people whom he cares. While you watch the movie the entire time a question will keep clicking your mind, is it, love? Or something else.  Varun Dhawan’s superb performance and Shoojit Sircar’s Brilliant presentation of real-life contents on screen makes it a wonderful movie. The movie keeps an empathetical touch, representing real-life situations. The movie made with a mere budget of 20 Crore did a wonderful business of 60 Crore during its theatrical run.

6. Tumbbad

Tumbbad is a historical period fantasy-horror film directed by Anil Barve, Anand Gandhi and Adesh Prasad. It is debut movie for Director Anil Barve. It is produced by Sohum Shah, Aanand L Rai, Mukesh Shah and Amita Shah. The film stars Sohum Shah in Lead role.The movie is  Based on the real stories of Tumbadd of Madhya Pradesh. The movie is set prior to to Indian Independence. It speaks about mythology of Goddesses beloved elder son who a Devil is named “Hastar”. Who was so greedy that he captured all the gold of Godess and also wanted to capture all the Food too. But all the other 160 Million gods got angry on him and was about to kill Hastar, until Goddess herself came up with a solution that no one will ever recall his name ever nor anyone should build a temple or pray him. But millions of years later. The people of Tumbadd dids the thing they should not they built a temple and started praying Hastar. Due to which again all the gods became angry and in anger they always pour rain and thunderstorm across the village. And made the village a isolated one. Now, at the time of pre independent india. Vinayak Rai, played by Sohum Shah who is also greedy he comes up a plan to go to tumbadd and collect the gold that hastar has. Now watch the movie to know what happens with Vinayak Rai whose greed makes him fight to Hastar daily to live a lavish life.  Upon release The film was critically acclaimed. And it is one of the best Mythological Horror story presented in screen so far in Bollywood.

7. Stree

Stree is a comedy horror film directed by debutant Amar Kaushik. It is written by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. and produced by Dinesh Vijan, Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. under the banner of Maddock Film. The story of movie is based on the Indian small town story “Nale Ba”, about a spirit who knocks on people’s doors at night. The movie stars Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha Kapoor in lead roles with Pankaj Tripathi, Aparshakti Khurrana, and Abhishek Banerjee in supporting roles. The movie focuses on a female spirit who attacks men at night if they are alone and leaves their clothes behind. The people of these small town named chanderi believe in the spirit of an angry woman, referred to as “Stree”, who stalks men and abducts them away during the four days of a festival every year. To protect the residents, “O Stree, come tomorrow” is written in Hindi. As the movie proceeds ahead we also see a chemistry build between the lead pairs of the movie. Altough the lead lady played by Shraddha Kapoor helps the people of Chanderi to fight with the evil spirit. But no one knows about her completely not even her name is mentioned during the entire movie run time.  If you love engaging thrillers this is the movie for you. Watch this movie for extraordinary performances by star cast. And brilliant combination of Horror- comedy is highly appreciated by masses.

8. Badhai Ho !

Badhaai Ho ! is a comedy-drama film directed by Amit Sharma. The film is produced by Vineet Jain, Hemant Bhandari and Aleya Sen under the banner of Junglee Pictures and Chrome Pictures. It stars Ayushmann Khurrana, Neena Gupta, Gajraj Rao, Surekha Sikri, and Sanya Malhotra. The movie tells a story of a middle-aged couple who gets pregnant, when they already has two adult sons. The film concentrates on the family relations focusing the social taboo normally we find in Indian societies. Upon release Badhaai Ho!  Received positive reviews and was a commercial success. Made with a mere budget of 29 crore the movie earned 221 crore, and it ranks among the highest-grossing Bollywood films of 2018. The movie also won several awards in critic’s category. Gajraj Rao and Neena Gupta’s performances are highly appreciated. The movie with epic performances and a important social message is gem among all the movies released in 2018.

9. Parmanu

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It is an Indian historical action drama film directed byAbhishek Sharma. Written by Saiwyn Quadras, Sanyuktha Chawla Sheikh, andAbhishek Sharma. The movie was produced by Zee Studios and JA Entertainment.The film stars John Abraham, Diana Penty, Boman Irani and Anuja Sathe inpivotal roles. It is A picturization of events happened at India’s secondconfidential nuclear bomb test series at Pokhran in 1998. The confidentialexperiment leads by Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, during the time of Prime Minister AtalBihari Vajpayee’s tenure. The movie is mentioned as a gripping and fascinatingthriller, which celebrates one of the most crucial chapters in the Indianhistory. Upon release, it had a clash Hollywood movie Deadpool 2 at thebeginning and Race 3 at the end. But, it received positive reviews from criticsand audiences. Performance of the star cast is worthy in the movie. A moviethat is presented for viewers to know what struggles nation has faced making ita powerful nation, which is it today. The movie made with a budget of 44 Crorehad done a good amount of business of 100 Crore plus. Due to its clash withDeadpool 2 and Salman Khan starrer Race 3, it didn’t do well commercially butit is a must watch the movie for Indian masses. A dedication to FormerPresident Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam and Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Before Mentioning the top pick of the year here are few honourable mentions

Manto

Genre: Biopic/Period

Starring: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Tahir Raj Bhasin and Rasika Duggal

Director: Nandita Das

2.0

Genre: Fantasy/Mystery

Starring: Rajnikanth, Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson

Director: S. Shankar

Patakha

Genre: Drama/Comedy

Starring: Sanya Malhotra, Radhika Madan and Sunil Grover

Director: Vishal Bharadwaj

10. Raazi

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Raazi is a spy thriller film directed by Meghna Gulzar. The movie is produced by Vineet Jain, Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar and Apoorva Mehta under the banners of Dharma Productions and Junglee Pictures. The movie features Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Rajit Kapur, Shishir Sharma, and JaideepAhlawat in prominent roles. This can be mentioned as the First Indian Spy movie with a Female lead. The movie is adapted from Harinder Sikka’s novel “Calling Sehmat” which is inspired by true events. The movie is set prior to the 1971 Indo-Pak war. Where the Intelligence wing of India sends a woman to Spy over the confidential matters. Alia Bhat who plays the Spy in the movie is a Kashmiri woman gets married to a Pakistani Army officer and passes on confidential information, whatever she gets. The movie showcases patriotism for the nation for both the countrymen with a minute romantic corner in the movie. The movie can be mentioned as a prime art from the director’s seat. Meghna Gulzar had presented the history with beauty in the silver screen. Alia Bhatt’s stellar performance is the advantage of the movie becoming a successful movie of the year. Made on a budget of 35 crores Raazi earned over 200 crores worldwide. Making it one of the highest-grossing Indian films featuring a female protagonist.

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  1. stri and 2.0 both wer nice and interisting movie, 2.0 was nice because akshay & rajnikant both wer togather first time…

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