Most Anticipated Indian Movies of 2018

by imdb_india_editors | created - 11 Jan 2018 | updated - 12 Jan 2018 | Public

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1. GOLD (I) (2018)

Not Rated | 151 min | Drama, History, Sport

The journey of a man who was instrumental in making India win its first Olympic gold medal as a free nation.

Director: Reema Kagti | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Mouni Roy, Kunal Kapoor, Amit Sadh

Votes: 10,422

2. Hichki (2018)

Not Rated | 116 min | Comedy, Drama

Hichki presents a positive and inspiring story about a woman who turns her biggest weakness into her biggest strength.

Director: Siddharth Malhotra | Stars: Rani Mukerji, Neeraj Kabi, Rohit Saraf, Sachin Pilgaonkar

Votes: 8,618 | Gross: $0.33M

3. Thugs of Hindostan (2018)

Not Rated | 164 min | Action, Adventure

A story about one man's love for his nation and another's love for power. An epic adventure filled with edge-of-the-seat thrills and war on the seas.

Director: Vijay Krishna Acharya | Stars: Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Amitabh Bachchan, Lloyd Owen

Votes: 16,325 | Gross: $1.45M

4. Saaho (2019)

Not Rated | 170 min | Action, Thriller

An undercover cop becomes embroiled in a battle with warring criminals who want to acquire a "black box," their ultimate key to a treasure.

Director: Sujeeth | Stars: Prabhas, Shraddha Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Neil Nitin Mukesh

Votes: 13,714 | Gross: $2.63M

5. Kaala (2018)

Not Rated | 162 min | Action, Drama

Kaala is about the life of Nellai / Tirunelveli based Tamils who live in large number in Mumbai.

Director: Pa. Ranjith | Stars: Rajinikanth, Nana Patekar, Easwari Rao, Huma Qureshi

Votes: 7,224

6. Mahanati (2018)

Not Rated | 177 min | Biography, Drama

Biography of Savitri, an actress from South India movie industry, who ruled the industry for two decades during 50s and 60s.

Director: Nag Ashwin | Stars: Keerthi Suresh, Dulquer Salmaan, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Vijay Deverakonda

Votes: 8,049

7. Tik Tik Tik (2018)

Not Rated | 130 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

After discovering that an asteroid the size of a city is going to impact Earth in less than a month, India recruits a misfit team to save the country.

Director: Shakti Soundar Rajan | Stars: Jayam Ravi, Nivetha Pethuraj, Aaron Aziz, Ramesh Thilak

Votes: 2,070

8. Sanju (2018)

TV-MA | 155 min | Biography, Drama

Sanju is a biopic of the controversial life of actor Sanjay Dutt: his film career, jail sentence and personal life.

Director: Rajkumar Hirani | Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, Vicky Kaushal

Votes: 43,723 | Gross: $7.91M

9. Pari (I) (2018)

Not Rated | 136 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

Pari is a supernatural horror film in which a man attempts to help a woman named Ruksana, an abuse victim, who he found chained up in a hut.

Director: Prosit Roy | Stars: Anushka Sharma, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Rajat Kapoor, Ritabhari Chakraborty

Votes: 4,855

10. Pad Man (2018)

PG-13 | 140 min | Comedy, Drama

Upon realizing the extent to which women are affected by their menses, a man sets out to create a sanitary pad machine and to provide inexpensive sanitary pads to the women of rural India.

Director: R. Balki | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Radhika Apte, Sonam Kapoor, Jyoti Subhash

Votes: 18,015 | Gross: $1.66M

11. 2.0 (2018)

Not Rated | 148 min | Action, Sci-Fi

After mobiles start mysteriously flying out of the hands of people in Chennai, Dr Vaseegaran summons his trusted robot Chitti to ward off the bird-shaped supernatural powers of Pakshirajan.

Director: S. Shankar | Stars: Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar, Amy Jackson, Adil Hussain

Votes: 19,484 | Gross: $5.57M

12. Raazi (2018)

Not Rated | 138 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

A Kashmiri woman agrees to marry a Pakistani army officer in order to spy on Pakistan during the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971.

Director: Meghna Gulzar | Stars: Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Rajit Kapoor, Shishir Sharma

Votes: 21,378

13. 3 Storeys (2018)

100 min | Drama

"3 Storeys" is an intriguing film full of twists and turns. Over the course of 3 acts, dark secrets and past regrets are revealed, and it becomes clear that life in this small community is ... See full summary »

Director: Arjun Mukerjee | Stars: Aisha Ahmed, Tarun Anand, Richa Chadha, Gopal Das

Votes: 295

14. Simmba (2018)

Not Rated | 158 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

Simmba, a Corrupt Officer, enjoys all the perks of being an immoral and unethical police officer until a life-changing event forces him to choose the righteous path.

Director: Rohit Shetty | Stars: Ranveer Singh, Sara Ali Khan, Sonu Sood, Ashutosh Rana

Votes: 16,252 | Gross: $5.08M

15. Race 3 (2018)

Not Rated | 160 min | Action, Thriller

Relationships and loyalties of a criminal family planning its next big heist are tested when some shocking revelations strike them.

Director: Remo D'Souza | Stars: Anil Kapoor, Salman Khan, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez

Votes: 30,556 | Gross: $1.69M

16. Nanu Ki Jaanu (2018)

133 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

Nanu Ki Jaanu is a dark comedy, the story of which revolves around a Delhi land mafia agent (Abhay Deol) who tries to deal with the arrival of a ghost in his apartment.

Director: Faraz Haider | Stars: Abhay Deol, Patralekhaa Paul, Rajesh Sharma, Himani Shivpuri

Votes: 874

17. Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran (2018)

Not Rated | 129 min | Action, Drama, History

Ashwat Raina and his teammates arrive in Pokhran to re-conduct a confidential nuclear test, where they face challenges from the American Lacrosse satellite and local spies.

Director: Abhishek Sharma | Stars: John Abraham, Boman Irani, Diana Penty, Anuja Sathe

Votes: 18,903

18. Kaalakaandi (2018)

112 min | Comedy, Thriller

Focusing on life, death and karma, this dark comedy follows three parallel tracks - a man who discovers that he is a terminally ill, a woman seeking redemption and two goons with major trust issues.

Director: Akshat Verma | Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Asif Basra, Neil Bhoopalam, Ankit Bisht

Votes: 2,114

19. Zero (III) (2018)

Not Rated | 164 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

The story revolves around Bauua Singh (Shah Rukh Khan), a vertically challenged man, who is full of charm and wit, with a pinch of arrogance. Born to a wealthy family and raised in an environment of affluence, he is challenged to broaden his horizon and find purpose in life.

Director: Aanand L. Rai | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma, Katrina Kaif, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub

Votes: 21,940

20. Kedarnath (2018)

116 min | Drama, Romance

A Hindu-Muslim love story, Kedarnath portrays how a Muslim pithoo saves a Hindu tourist from the Uttrakhand floods at the pilgrimage, and the love that eventually develops between them.

Director: Abhishek Kapoor | Stars: Sushant Singh Rajput, Sara Ali Khan, Nitish Bharadwaj, Alka Amin

Votes: 4,961 | Gross: $0.90M

21. Dhadak (2018)

Not Rated | 138 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Set in Rajasthan, this love story explores how the protagonists deal with issues like differences between castes and honor killings.

Director: Shashank Khaitan | Stars: Janhvi Kapoor, Ishaan Khattar, Ashutosh Rana, Aditya Kumar

Votes: 8,475

22. Student of the Year 2 (2019)

Not Rated | 146 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

A student must face off against bullies and overcome hurdles, both academic and romantic, to win his college's coveted Student of the Year trophy.

Director: Punit Malhotra | Stars: Tiger Shroff, Ananya Panday, Tara Sutaria, Aditya Seal

Votes: 13,506 | Gross: $0.78M

23. Kesari (2019)

Not Rated | 150 min | Action, Drama, History

Based on an incredible true story of the Battle of Saragarhi in which an army of 21 Sikhs fought against 10,000 Afghans in 1897.

Director: Anurag Singh | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra, Suvinder Vicky, Vansh Bhardwaj

Votes: 11,883

24. Drive (I) (2019)

Not Rated | 147 min | Action, Thriller

A stunt driver gets attracted to his neighbour and is drawn into a dangerous underworld.

Director: Tarun Mansukhani | Stars: Sushant Singh Rajput, Jacqueline Fernandez, Boman Irani, Pankaj Tripathi

Votes: 2,933

25. Bharath Ane Nenu (2018)

Not Rated | 173 min | Action, Drama

To make good on a promise he made to his mother, a university graduate returns to India and becomes disillusioned by the government corruption he encounters.

Director: Koratala Siva | Stars: Mahesh Babu, Kiara Advani, Prakash Raj, Sarath Kumar

Votes: 14,520 | Gross: $3.41M

26. Bhaagamathie (2018)

Not Rated | 138 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

IAS officer Chanchala Reddy is imprisoned in a haunted house, while she is interrogated by law enforcers investigating a politician they suspect of corruption.

Director: Ashok G. | Stars: Anushka Shetty, Jayaram, Unni Mukundan, Murli Sharma

Votes: 2,117

27. Naa Peru Surya Naa Illu India (2018)

Not Rated | 163 min | Action, Drama

A short tempered soldier aspiring to serve at the borders is tasked with getting clearance signature from his estranged father, a professor, who in turn challenges him to give up anger.

Director: Vakkantham Vamsi | Stars: Allu Arjun, Anu Emmanuel, Arjun Sarja, Sarath Kumar

Votes: 4,873

28. Arise (2018)

130 min | Comedy, Drama

A Tamil remake of the Malayalam comedy drama, "Maheshinte Prathikaram". It stars Udhayanidhi Stalin in the lead role, playing a photographer named Selvam who owns a studio in a small town. ... See full summary »

Director: Priyadarshan | Stars: M.S. Bhaskar, Nadiya Kalhara, J. Mahendran, Parvati Nair

Votes: 321

29. Vishwaroop 2 (2018)

Not Rated | 145 min | Action, Thriller

A continuation of Vishwaroopam (2013), it showcases Wisam's relationship with his wife and team as he struggles to counter an impending terror attack planned by his archenemy, Omar.

Director: Kamal Haasan | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Rahul Bose, Shekhar Kapur, Pooja Kumar

Votes: 1,997

30. Badhaai Ho (2018)

Not Rated | 124 min | Comedy, Drama

A man is embarrassed when he finds out his mother is pregnant.

Director: Amit Ravindernath Sharma | Stars: Ayushmann Khurrana, Neena Gupta, Gajraj Rao, Sanya Malhotra

Votes: 23,408

31. Thaanaa Serndha Koottam (2018)

Not Rated | 138 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Angered by the corruption that stopped him from becoming a CBI officer, a young man forms a gang who pose as CBI officers and raids the corrupt.

Director: Vignesh Shivan | Stars: Suriya, Keerthi Suresh, Karthik, Ramya Krishnan

Votes: 4,546

32. Padmaavat (2018)

Not Rated | 164 min | Drama, History, Romance

63 Metascore

Set in medieval Rajasthan, Queen Padmavati is married to a noble king and they live in a prosperous fortress with their subjects until an ambitious Sultan hears of Padmavati's beauty and forms an obsessive love for the Queen of Mewar.

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali | Stars: Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor, Aditi Rao Hydari

Votes: 25,261 | Gross: $11.85M

33. Aiyaary (2018)

Not Rated | 157 min | Action, Thriller

After finding out about an illegal arms deal, a military intelligence officer goes rogue with highly sensitive data related to his organization, causing his mentor: a colonel, to hunt him down.

Director: Neeraj Pandey | Stars: Sidharth Malhotra, Manoj Bajpayee, Rakul Preet Singh, Pooja Chopra

Votes: 3,616

34. Vada Chennai (2018)

Not Rated | 164 min | Action, Crime

A young carrom player in north Chennai becomes a reluctant participant in a war between two warring gangsters.

Director: Vetrimaaran | Stars: Dhanush, Ameer Sultan, Radha Ravi, Daniel Balaji

Votes: 7,943



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