The year 2018 was a great year for the Bollywood Film Industry. The industry had produced many films during the year however, some of them are successful and some of them had not rocked the Box Office or had a poor story-line. Some of the best Bollywood movies which have a great storyline are also produced in 2018.
Here I will share some of the movies which have a good story-line or have a great Box Office collections. This year the audience proved that a films story and actors/actresses performance are immensely important.
Earlier the movies became super-hit by the presence of a particular actor or actress but now-a-days the audience judged the story-line and acting of the casts.
So, here I present
The Top 10 Best Bollywood Movies of 2018
Padman is a Hindi Comedy-Drama film directed by R. Balki and produced by Twinkle Khanna. The movie was released on 9th January 2018. Padman features Akshay Kumar as Laksmikant Chauhan, Sonam Kapoor as Rhea and Radhika Apte as Gayatri in lead roles and also features Amitabh Bachchan as a Cameo role.
The movie Padman is based on Twinkle Khanna’s book, “The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad”, which is inspired from the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham, who revolutionized the concept of menstrual hygiene in rural India by creating a low-cost sanitary napkins machine. Who would use rag cloths or leaves during periods where the use of sanitary napkins was rare. After he did not get fruitful results from his family and a medical college he approached, he decided to try it himself by making a uterus out of football bladder and filling goat’s blood in it. He would roam around the whole day with the bladder, the aim was to check the absorption rate of the sanitary napkins made by him.
Verdict: The movie was a good movie in terms of story and Box Office. Actor Akshay Kumar has done a great job in Padman.
SONU KE TITU KI SWEETY
The movie Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety is a mixture of comedy and romance which in turns makes the movie very interesting. The movie was released on February 23rd 2018 and has rocked the Box Office Collections.
This film was directed and produced by Luv Ranjan and co-produced by T-Series and Luv Films. The lead characters are Kartik Aaryan, Nushrat Bharucha, Sunny Singh, Alok Nath, Ishita Raj Sharma etc.
In the movie, Titu (Sunny Singh) wants to marry a perfect girl Sweety (Nushrat Bharucha). Where Sonu (Kartik Aaryan), Titu’s best friend doubts the character of Sweety and tries to break their relationship. While the girl Sweety does the opposite and these lead to a war between Brotherhood and Romance.
Verdict: The movie was a good movie in terms of story and Box Office. All the casts have done a great job and especially Kartik Aaryan becomes sensational after this movie.
Padmaavat is a movie based on the story of Rani Padmaavati of Chittor. The movie has lots of controversies before release but the film was finally released on January 25th 2018. The movie was directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Sudhanshu Vats and Ajit Andhare.
In the film, Ratan Singh (Shahid Kapoor), the King of Mewar falls in love with the Princess Padmaavati (Deepika Padukone), the Princess of Sinhala. They got married and lived happily until an ambitious Sultan, Alauddin Khilji hears about the beauty of Rani Padmaavati. He then wants her and fought a battle against the Mewar King.
Verdict: The movie has a great story-line, sound effects and direction. All the characters have done a great job especially Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor. As a whole a great movie to watch.
Hichki is a comedy cum drama movie which story is based on the character of a Teacher who is suffering from Tourette Syndrome i.e. Hiccups. Here shows how a woman suffering from such disease fights with the world and turns her greatest weakness into her biggest strength.
The movie was directed by Sidharth P Malhotra and produced by Maneesh Sharma under the banner of Yash Raj Films. The film was released on 23rd March 2018.
In the movie, Naina Mathur i.e. Rani Mukherjee is an aspiring teacher with an MSc and a BEd degree. She joins a school where she was given some notorious students to teach and turns them into good students. She faced many difficulties during the period due to Hiccups but she faced those and bounce back.
Verdict: The film was very interesting to watch because of the story. Rani Mukherjee has done a great job in the movie. The story was very inspiring and I truly recommend to watch the movie.
Raazi is a true story based on the novel Calling Sehmat by Harinder Sikka. The movie was directed by Meghna Gulzar and produced by Karan Johar, Vineet Jain, Hiroo Yash Johar and Apoorva Mehta under the banners of
Dharma Productions and Junglee Pictures. The movie was released on 11th May 2018.
In the movie, the girl Sehmat (Alia Bhatt) got married to a Pakistani military officer to maintain the family tradition of being in service to the country. She was a Raw agent and married to Pakistani Army officer especially to pass confidential information to India and to spy on Pakistan during the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971.
Verdict: The movie showcased the character of the girl so beautifully that you will become emotional and patriotic at the same time. You will have goosebumps during some scenes. So it’s an awesome movie to watch.
The movie Sanju was based on the biography of Sanjay Dutt. The film was directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by both Rajkumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra under their respective banners. The movie was released on 29th June 2018.
The movie represents the character of Sanjay Dutt’s journey of his life. The film shows how an alcoholic, drug addicted, womanizer boy changed his life to a good person. What are the situations he faced when he was in jail due to the charges of keeping AK56 rifles in the home. Basically, the movie showcased the life story of Mr Sanjay Dutt.
Verdict: The film was interesting because it shows the life story of the actor Sanjay Dutt. The direction, getup’s, songs etc all are good. Especially Ranveer Singh has done a tremendous job in the movie. It was like watching the real Sanjay Dutt in the movie.
GOLD: The Dream That United Our Nation
Gold was based upon the real story of Indian Hockey team during the 1948 Summer Olympics. The movie was directed by Reema Kagti and produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani under the banner of Excel Entertainment. It was released on 15th August 2018.
In the movie, it shows how the team won the Olympics during British India. They won the title in Germany during 1930s. But after independence, the team was completely broken but one person Mr Tapan Das (Akshay Kumar) reunited the team. He holds aspirations of playing hockey as an independent country and also won the first Olympic title as an independent India at the 1948 Summer Olympics.
Verdict: The movie shows the real story of Indian Hockey team during independence and also shows how they suffer. It shows how one person alone have the aspiration of palying Hockey as an independent country.
Raid is a crime action movie where it shows the fearless character of an Income tax officer. The film was directed by Raj Kumar Gupta and produced by Kumar Mangat Pathak, Abhishek Pathak, Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar Dua. It was released on 16th March 2018.
The movie is inspired by the real life story of the fearless and honest Income tax officer Mr Abhay Patnaik (Ajay Devgan). The movie shows how he along with the Income Tax department raided one plotician house and found crores of rupees and golds.
Verdict: The movie shows the honesty and fearlessness of an Income Tax officer. Ajay Devgan has done a great job in the movie and as a whole, it was a good movie to watch.
PARMANU: The Story Of Pokhran
Parmanu was based upon the real story of confidential Nuclear test series conducted by India. The movie was directed by Abhishek Sharma and produced jointly by JA Entertainment, Zee Studios and KYTA Production. The film was released on August 15th 2018.
The movie shows the real story of the confidential Nuclear tests conducted by Indian Army led by Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, during the tenure of PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The movie showcase Ashwath Raina (John Abhraham) as an excellent engineer who suggests the plan of Nuclear Tests at Pokhran. It also shows the difficulties faced by Indian Army during the test as US is continuously peeping on India during 90s.
Verdict: It is a great movie to watch because it shows the history of our country’s achievement. From this experiment India also becomes as one of the powerful nation in the World.
Stree is a horror comedy film where it shows the story of menfolk lives in fear from an evil lady spirit. The movie was directed by Amar Kaushik and produced by Dinesh Vijan, Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. jointly under Maddock films and D2Rfilms. It was released on 30th August 2018.
The movie’s story is based on a evil lady spirit who abducts men in the small town of Chanderi. It also shows the love story between Vicky (Raj Kumar Rao) who is a ladies tailor and the suspicious girl (Shraddha Kapoor).
Verdict: It’s an interesting movie to watch as it is a comedy horror movie. The actor Rajkumar Rao and all the characters have done a good job in the movie.
So, above are the Top 10 Best Bollywood Movies of 2018.