2012 was the year in which the Indian Cinema saw some of the biggest hits being released all throughout. These blockbusters managed to break both National as well International Box Office records. And mark our words, 2013 is going to be no different and experts believe that this year will be even bigger for the Bollywood Film Industry than the one that just passed. So if you’re a Die Hard fan of Indian Cinema, you will be delighted to go through our list of Top Ten Bollywood movies to be released in 2013. From the hardcore action ones to the lovely romantic ones, our list has all the top movies with the best directing and screenplay that are tipped to set some new records in the Indian Cinema this time around. Indian movies have had a history of being nominated for the Oscars with releases such as Slum Dog Millionaire and Barfi in the past. We will have to wait and see if any movie from our list makes it to the Oscars again. And although there are newer plots and stories and some fresh faces to see, 2013 will mostly see a sequels of movies released in the past where the Directors have gathered the same cast and crew to re-create the magic on the screen. Without further delay, here is our Top Ten:
Ajay Devgan takes lead role in this film which also stars the upcoming South Indian Actress Tamannah. Sajid Khan is seen in the director role accompanied by Vashu Bhangani who puts on the Producer’s cap. The film is being released by UTV Motion picture and is one of the hotly anticipated Bollywood Comedy movies in 2013. The film is actually a remake of the 1983 film that carried the same title. Set for release in March 29, this one will definitely make the cash registers go buzzing.
9. Special 26
Special Chabbis stars Bollywood veteran Akshay Kuman and the starlet Kajal Aggarwal as they take on lead roles in this action-drama film set to be released on the 8th of Feb. 2013. Neeraj Pandey takes on the director’s role for this film and the cast also include Jimmy Shergill, Anupam Kher and Manoj Bajpai.
8. Krrish 3
Making its way into our Top Ten list at the number 8 slot is Krrish 3 which is one of the most hotly anticipated movies in 2013. This is the third installment of the movie which started from Koi Mil Gya and Krrish. Like the previous two hits, the film stars Hrithik Roshan who plays the starring role of the superhero character Krrish The other movie also stars Priyanka Chopra, Vivek Oberoi, Shaurya Chauhan and Kangna Ranaut which are sure to make this science fiction film a super-hit. Bollywood legend Rekha who made cameo appearances in the first two films is also set to make a guest appearance once again.
7. Dhoom 3
One of the most widely anticipated releases for 2013 is the third installment of the hugely popular Dhoom franchise. The film though will be missing Bollywood stalwart Abishek Bachan and Uday Chopra this time around as they were regular fixtures in the first two installments of the film. The cast however is still star studded with Katrina Kaif and Amir Khan playing the lead roles.
6. Satyagraha – Democracy under Fire
The film is set to see its release on August 15ht and is one of the hottest and most controversial political thrillers to be released for the Indian Cinema. The film stars Arjun Rampal and Prakash Jha as well as the star studded trio of Amitabh Bachan, Ajay Devgan and Kareena Kapoor.
5. Once upon a Time in Mumbaai Again
Once upon a Time in Mumbaai Again makes it to our number five spot on the Top Ten Best List of Bollywood movies releasing in 2013. This is a much anticipated sequel of the film Once Upon a Time in Mumbai and casts the duo of Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha with Sonali Bendre and Imran Khan.
4. Shootout at Wadala
This is the sequel of the hit 2007 release Shootout at Lokhandwala and has one of the highest paid cast ever seen in the Indian Cinema. With the likes of John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Sonu Sood, Manoj Bajpai, Kangna Ranaut, Ronit Roy and Tushaar Kapoor, the thriller is set to set new records having Sanjay Gupta in the director’s role. It is set for release on the 1st of May.
3. Matru ki Bijli ka Mandola
Matru ki Bijli ka Mandola was set to be released on Jan. 11 and casts Imran Khan, Anuska Sharma and Pankaj Kapoor. The film has already made huge business in the Bollywood film industry and lived up to all the hype that was surrounding it before its release.
2. Murder 3
Murder 3 is definitely going to be on the wish list of every movie goer this year. It is the third installment in the Murder franchise. The film has a lot to live up to considering the roaring business done by the previous two installments. The last Murder movie was released in 2011 and had Imran Hashmi cast as the lead role along with Jaqueline Fernandez. This time however, the movie might struggle to beat the records set by the previous two Murder films as Imran Hashmi has been replaced by Randeep Hoonda while Aditi Rao and Sara Loren make up the female cast of the film. The film is hotly anticipated in India and is set for an All India release just a day after Valentine’s Day.
1. Race 2
Making its way to the number one spot of our most hotly anticipated movie to be released in 2013 is Race 2. The film is a sequel to the blockbuster title Race which was released way back in 2008 and just like the last part, this film packs star studded actors including Saif Ali Khan, Anil Kapoor, John Abraham, Deepika Padukone, Amisha Patel and Jaqueline Fernandez. The film is directed by Abbas Mustan and also includes Bipasha Basu for a cameo appearance.