With the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus – Padmaavat, many filmmakers shifted their launch dates. While Pad Man shifted two weeks ahead, Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety shifted two whole months.
Along with those two, a few other exciting new movie releases are now a part of the February club. Which basically means more movies for the audience to opt for this Valentine month!
Aiyaary – 9th Feb
This political thriller starring Manoj Bajpayee and Siddharth Malhotra celebrates Vijay Diwas 1971 and is a tribute to the martyrs who lost their lives during the war against Pakistan.
The director Neeraj Pandey has made films of the scale of A Wednesday, Special 26 and Baby in the past, which makes crime dramas pretty much his forte.
Manto – 17th Feb
A biographical period drama based on Saadat Hasan Manto’s life in the 1940’s, who was a writer, playwright and author born in British India.
With Nawazuddin Siddiqui playing the lead and Nandita Das – famed for her work on more 40 than feature films in various languages – as writer and director, we know what to expect from this stellar cast.
Hichki – 23rd Feb
An inspiring drama based on a woman who suffers from a nervous system disorder called Tourette Syndrome. When she somehow lands her dream job at an elite school, she turns things around and finds her way through the hiccups.
With Rani Mukherjee in the lead role and Yash Raj producing this film, this comeback project is an awaited and unconventional one.
Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety – 23rd Feb
This romantic comedy seems like a breath of fresh air amongst the many serious and heavy drama films that are about to release this month. The eccentric plot where a friend needs to choose between romance and bromance has us intrigued too!
From the filmmakers and cast of Pyaar Ka Punchnama and it’s sequel, this crazy millennial movie looks like a YJHD rehash that will attract many to the cinemas.
Welcome to New York – 23rd Feb
We hardly have news about this film, not even a trailer yet. But what makes this film exciting is its insane cast! Karan Johar is back with his acting skills, this time in a comedy along with Sonakshi Sinha and Diljit Dosanjh.
It’s regarding a Bollywood event in New York and according to IMDb, it stars a bunch of other Bollywood stars including Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in cameos. Wow.
Excited already? See you at the movies!