Here’s a top 5 picks of Bollywood movies from 2017 that every movie buff should add to their to-watch list in case they missed out –
#1. Secret Superstar
Secret Superstar is about Insia Malik (Zaira), a talented 15-year-old school girl from Baroda whose spirit is torn apart because of her mother’s troubled and violent marriage. However she still dares to pursue her dream of becoming a singing sensation and she also valiantly attempts to help her mother free herself from the conservative, cold father.
When Aamir Khan backs a film, you expect quality!
#2. Jolly LLB 2
Akki as Jagdishwar Mishra aka Jolly hoodwinks a pregnant widow, Hina on the lookout for justice. He lands the murder case of her husband, but when she realizes he is a fraud, she kills herself, leaving Jolly with guilt on his conscience and an unresolved case in his hands. All he wants is justice for late Hina and her husband.
The story of Newton revolves around the central character called Newton Kumar, who is a rookie government clerk, and who takes on a challenge to conduct a fair voting process in the conflict-ridden jungles of Chhattisgarh, which is shown to be under the control of the naxalites. Despite the odds stacked against him, Newton Kumar tries his best.
#4. Hindi Medium
The central them of the movie revolves around a very relevant subject of how language divides our society. How angrezi-speaking people in India are touted to be ‘premium class’. Hindi Medium shines in two areas that most of our films often fall short of, great story and super comedy.
#5. Shubh Mangal Saavdhan
Remakes are common in Bollywood today, one such classic example is ‘Shubh Mangal Saavdhan’. This bollywood flick is a remake of the Tamil film ‘Kalyana Samayal Saadham’ made in 2013. The story revolves around Mudit and Sugandha who fall in love and plan to get married. But there is a twist in the tale; the groom discovers that he suffers from erectile dysfunction!