Three months into 2017, it has been a quite start to this Bollywood Calendar Year with minimum major releases. Is 2017 going to be a disappointing year for Bollywood? Nope! A good load of high-profile movies are lined up for release this year and there is a lot to wait for.
For Australia, Indians in Sydney get to know a lot of Indian affairs from Indian Newspaper of Sydney and Indian events in Sydney that brings back memories and nostalgia about their country and culture they have left behind. The popularity of Bollywood in Sydney and the movies released there helps them catch a glimpse of India and everything Indian in it.
Indian movies usually release in major cities like Sydney. So if you are from other parts of Australia, it is better to time your next trip to these cities with these movie releases. So what are the most anticipated Bollywood Movies of 2017 with releases in Australia?
Any Vidya Balan fans out there? She has turned into a lady superstar in Bollywood with some successful movies on a trot. People love her for her acting talent and amazing screen presence. And, Begum Jaan is a movie expected to ride on her solo performance power. This period drama had a dashing trailer release on YouTube which shot up the expectations sky high.
Another Chetan Bhagat book finds itself adapted to the silver screen. If you loved 3 Idiots, Kai Po Che and 2 States, you are going to love this one too. It was simple movies like this that popularized Bollywood in Sydney and other parts of Australia. Half Girlfriend stars popular young actors ArjunKapoor and ShraddhaKapoor in the main roles
Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion
We all loved how it began and we are all waiting to see how it concludes! After the highly successful Baahubali – The Beginning movie, Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion is all set to come to the cinemas soon. Though filled with South Indian actors, the Hindi version of the movie was very well received. The visual effects and CGI used in the movie meets international standards.
Science fiction wasn’t a popular genre in Bollywood. But the first part of this Rajanikanth-starrer was another South Indian movie that got a pan-Indian appeal. The sequel to it is highly anticipated for its Hollywood style visual effects and CGI. Robot 2.0 also has National Award winning Akshay Kumar in a negative role. Isn’t that enough to wait and watch this movie?
Sachin: A Billion Dreams
Sachin: A Billion Dreams has his billions of die-hard fans waiting for it. This movie should be a treat to watch for all the fans of this cricket God. This biopic directed by James Erskine is set for a May end release. It would release in Australia too around the same time.
An upcoming movies list is definitely not complete without an Aamir Khan movie in it. Secret Superstar would be Aamir Khan’s first release after the extremely successful Dangal. As of now, the movie is set for an August release
Apart from these major films, there are a few sequels lined up for release this year. Movies like Fukrey Returns and Golmaal Again are highly anticipated by the fans of the original films. So stay glued to the internet and an Indian newspapers or Indian Magazines of Sydney to know the exact release dates of the above movies.