Upcoming Bollywood movies in October: The month of October will begin with the release of Andhadhun and LoveYatri
The month of September gave cinephiles a variety of films to choose from. While Sui Dhaaga, Pataakha, Manto and Manmarziyaan pulled people to cinema halls, Laila Majnu, Love Sonia, Paltan and Gali Guleiyaan witnessed lesser footfall. Now, with the onset of October, Bollywood is all set to entertain viewers with a variety of films from different genres.
Here we give you a rundown of movies releasing in the month of October.
1. Andhadhun: October 5
Sriram Raghavan directorial Andhadhun starring Ayushmann Khurrana, Radhika Apte and Tabu is a whodunnit drama. The thriller has Ayushmann playing the role of a blind pianist. The well-cut trailer of the movie has raised many questions in the mind of the viewers about the plot and coming from brand Raghavan, a filmmaker who has given Hindi cinema thrillers like Ek Haseena Thi, Johnny Gaddar and Badlapur, the murder mystery has raised expectations of movie buffs. The movie hits theaters on October 5.
2. LoveYatri: October 5
A Salman Khan Films production LoveYatri, earlier titled Loveratri, marks the silver screen debut of his brother-in-law Aayush Sharma and Warina Hussain. Set around the colourful festivities of Navratri, LoveYatri is said to be a romantic drama. The lead pair fall in love during the nine days of Navratri. Their love flourishes as Aayush’s character follows the love of his life abroad and dances his way into her heart. The music album of the film has a song for every occasion from a Dandiya night to a romantic dinner night. Helmed by debutant director Abhiraj Minawala, LoveYatri will face competition from Sriram Raghavan’s Andhadhun at the ticket counters. It releases on October 5.
3. Helicopter Eela: October 12
A mother-son drama, starring actors Kajol and Riddhi Sen, in the lead roles will hit screens on October 12. Directed by Pradeep Sarkar, the slice-of-life drama has Kajol in the role of a single mother who is overprotective about her son and joins his college to stay close to him. But her plan backfires and her son played by National Award-winning Bengali actor Riddhi Sen feels suffocated with his mom’s invasion of his privacy. Now what shape this mother-son relationship would take will only be known when the film reaches the theaters.
4. Tumbbad: October 12
Directed by Rahi Anil Barve, Tumbbad stars Sohum Shah, Jyoti Malshe, Dhundhiraj Prabhakar Jogalekar, Anita Date, Deepak Damle, Ronjini Chakraborty and Mohammad Samad. The horror drama is produced by Sohum Shah, Aanand L Rai, Mukesh Shah & Amita Shah. The film chronicles the story of a boy Vinayak who discovers a hidden treasure and thinks he is the rightful owner of it. In the trailer, it is hinted that the treasure is protected by a ghost, but greed takes over fear. Tumbbad will hit the theaters on October 12 and in four languages Hindi, Marathi, Tamil and Telugu.
5. Namaste England: October 19
Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra are back together after Ishaqzaade for Vipul Amrutlal Shah’s rom-com Namaste England which will be out in the theaters on October 19. A typical Bollywood love story has Arjun and Parineeti as a couple with opposing point of views. The trailer of the films says, “Fall in love like never before.” Namaste England is second in the Namastey London franchise. Starring Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif and Rishi Kapoor, the 2007 film was received well by the audience.
6. Badhai Ho: October 19
Releasing on October 19, Badhai Ho is a coming-of-age family entertainer. It stars Ayushmann Khurrana, Sanya Malhotra, Neena Gupta and Gajraj Rao. In the movie, Neena Gupta who plays Ayushmann’s mother gets pregnant at an older age and this raises the eyebrows of not just the society but her family members too. Sanya plays Ayushmann’s girlfriend in the movie. Talking about the film, Ayuhsmann told PTI, “It is rare to see people of our parents age becoming parents again. This was a very normal thing back in the ’70s and the ’80s. So people might think that Badhaai Ho is ahead of it’s times but I think they’ll find it funny and interesting because this doesn’t happen today.”
7. Baazaar: October 26
A tale of greed and love, Baazaar sees an in-form Saif Ali Khan who commands your attention with his piercing gaze and dramatic punchlines. Baazaar brings together Radhika Apte and Saif, the actors who had earlier shared screen space in Netflix’s original series Sacred Games. The synopsis of the film reads, “Bada aadmi Bann ne ke liye, line cross karni padti hai. Baazaar is subject to market risk.” Apart from Saif and Radhika, the film stars Chitrangda Singh, Denzil Smith, Atul Kulkarni and Saurabh Shukla.
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Varun Dhawan and Aditya Roy Kapur, who were shooting in Indore for their upcoming film ‘Kalank’ have completed another schedule of the film and on their way back home, the ‘Judwaa 2’ actor took to Instagram to share a picture with his co-star Aditya Roy Kapur and director Abhishek Varman.
Not only did Varun share a picture but also took a dig at his director Abhishek for being serious with his caption. His caption read as “JASHN – 2 children with a serious man . very difficult to get our maker to be part of any picture. Wrap of another sched as now I got a big action set piece for #kalank coming up.”
Meanwhile, the periodic drama ‘Kalank’ which is set in 1940’s also stars Alia Bhatt, Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt and Sonakshi Sinh a in pivotal roles and is scheduled to release on April 19, 2019.
Karan Johar’s ‘Kalank’ is one of the most anticipated Bollywood movies, set to hit screens next year. The star-cast is often seen sharing light moments from the sets on their social media accounts, giving fans even more reasons to look forward to the release. Recently, a picture of Varun Dhawan and Aditya Roy Kapur chilling posing for a click, believed to be from the Indore sets made its way online.
Twinning in black outfits, they were all smiles for this dashing picture.
‘Kalank’ also stars Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Dutt, Madhur Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha and Kunal Kemmu in leading roles. The film is slated to release in April 2019.
BADHAI HO CAME AS A SURPRISE HIT WHICH LEFT A MARK ABOUT BOLLYWOOD’S BOOMING COURAGE
Badhai Ho Box Office Success and New Favorite
It is a rare occurrence we see the Hindi film industry having the mettle to discharge a film like Amit
Sharma’s Badhaai Ho. Revolving around a moderately aged couple, Priyamvada and Jeetender Kaushik ,
who get pregnant abruptly, Badhaai Ho assaults the far reaching social thoughts on age, sexuality,
sentiment and parenthood and presents to the gathering of people an invigorating story that does not
have to rely upon a major spending plan or a long list of stars, to see it through.
Sharma’s film, made on a financial plan of around 25 crores could make a substantive buzz following its
discharge on October 19 2018, winning 18.96 crores previously the end of the week income were
counted. Film expert, Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and reported that the film was unquestionably the
greatest worker of all movies playing that end of the week, including new discharges like the Saif Ali
Khan starrer securities exchange dramatization Bazaar. These numbers previously put Badhaai Ho on the
rundown of the 10 best Bollywood arrivals of the year. Toward the finish of its first Saturday after
discharge, the film has anchored for itself a long end of the week run and a sizeable benefit. For a film
that isn’t a result of a major creation house, such gathering is extremely uncommon yet certainly
One should likewise take note of that the film discharged when there was a continuous strike among
motion picture theater proprietors in Madhya Pradesh, one of India’s biggest states. As is normal with
moderately littler movies like Badhaai Ho, informal exchange was the biggest impact behind driving
groups to the theaters. The story that digs profound into the inclinations of the general public scores
enormous because of a content cap isn’t long winded or educational. The outstanding exhibitions of
regularly underplayed stalwarts like Rao and Gupta are combined with noteworthy exhibitions by more
youthful on-screen characters Ayushmann Khurrana and Sanya Malhotra, who already showed up in the
2016 blockbuster Dangal. Indian crowds, who are ceaselessly benefited from high spending movies with
regularly cliché plots, are obviously building up a desire for movies like Badhaai Ho which are feeding
their interests as well as getting to be arguments inside their groups of friends. This is downright
compensating inside a general public that is set apart by ageist predispositions and frequently abusive
thoughts on sex and love. For this film to perform breathtakingly well in the Indian film industry, in
opposition to all forecasts, previously the start of the bubbly Diwali discharges, isn’t simply radical yet
additionally characteristic of the changing examples of the Hindi film industry.
In its second week, Badhaai Ho conflicted with the arrival of Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor’s
Namaste England, which was a monetary catastrophe in its opening end of the week, and figured out
how to round up the benefits that totalled 66.10 crores. The film’s prosperity on the home turf was
before long followed in the global markets where it discharged. In Australia alone, the film made AUS
1,77,927 in its opening end of the week, an accomplishment generally saved for greater Bollywood
discharges. In the USA-Canada advertise, the film earned USD 8,21,000 while rounding up nearly USD
1,12,000 in the UK. As last announced by Adarsh, the UAE showcase likewise turned out to be beneficial
for the film, where it earned USD 6,00,000 as of October 22, 2018.
By October 26, 2018 the film had crossed the 1 million check in the North American market along these
lines making Khurana, whose other film Andhadhun is additionally doing amazingly well in the American
market, the star of the season.