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20 Hindi Movies To Watch Out For In 2015: Part 2

January 02, 2015 09:10 IST

Which movies should you watch in the coming year? We draw up a list.

The year 2015 is upon us with a whole new set of exciting movies to look forward to.

Here, we present the second part of the list of films to watch out for in 2015.

Read the first part here.


Welcome Back 

Image: Sambhavna Seth and John Abraham in Welcome Back

Director Aneez Bazmee returns after four years with the sequel to Welcome, titled Welcome Back. We will see the rest of his team after a long gap as well -- John Abraham (after two years), Anil Kapoor (after two years), Nana Patekar (after two years), Shruti Haasan (after a year and a half) and Shiney Ahuja (after three years).

According to industry insiders, the film promises to be a laugh riot.

Release: May 29


Dil Dhadakne Do

Image: Movie poster of Dil Dhadakne Do

The first poster of Zoya Akhtar's next directorial venture Dil Dhadakne Do, in which she collaborates with her actor-director brother Farhan again after the success of Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, looks exciting.

It stars Anil Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer Singh, and Anushka Sharma.

Release: June 5 


Hamaari Adhuri Kahaani  

Image: Emraan Hashmi and Vidya Balan. Photograph: Abhijit Mhamunkar

Director Mohit Suri has found firm footing in Bollywood with hits like Ek Villain and Aashiqui 2.

His next, starring Emraan Hashmi, Vidya Balan and Rajkummar Rao in this Vishesh Films' production, is poised to be the next money spinner for the Bhatts. 

Release: June 12


Bajrangi Bhaijaan  

Image: Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor on the sets of Bajrangi Bhaijaan

The second half of the year kickstarts with Salman Khan's Eid release of 2015.

In the news ever since it was launched, Bajrangi Bhaijaan also marks the reunion of Salman and his Ek Tha Tiger director Kabir Khan.

Kareena Kapoor plays the leading lady.

Release: July 16



Image: Akshay Kumar. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Akshay Kumar and Karan Johar will finally come together with Brothers, the official remake of the Hollywood movie Warrior.

With Sidharth Malhotra as the other leading man and Jackie Shroff in a pivotal role, Brothers has boxing at its theme.

Release: July 31



Image: Shah Rukh Khan. Photograph: Ian Gavan/Getty Images

Shah Rukh Khan's Fan is expected to continue his good run at the box office.

In a first in a long time, SRK is working with a young filmmaker -- Maneesh Sharma (of Band Baaja Baaraat fame) -- in this (expectedly) fun affair that features him in a double role -- one as superstar Shah Rukh Khan himself and another as his fan. 

Release: August 14


Jagga Jasoos  

Image: Ranbir Kapoor. Photograph: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images for DIFF

One can expect much from Ranbir Kapoor with Jagga Jasoos, following Bombay Velvet in the coming year.

The film's shooting has been taking place sporadically, but it is expected to catch up soon.

Release: August 28


Prem Ratan Dhan Payo 

Image: Salman Khan

After his Eid release, Salman will be seen in Sooraj Barjatya's Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.

The film is special as it brings Barjatya back on the director's chair almost a decade after Vivah (2006).

Sonam Kapoor is the heroine while Neil Nitin Mukesh's role has been kept under wraps.

Release: November 1


Bajirao Mastani  

Image: Ranveer Singh 

After a lot of speculation, Sanjay Leela Bhansali returns with his Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela cast, Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone, as well as Priyanka Chopra.

Bajirao Mastani is one of the most awaited movies of 2015 and is slated for a Christmas release.

Release: December 25



Image: Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone. Photograph: Abhijit Mhamunkar

While it seems unlikely that Deepika Padukone will have two releases on the same day, for now Tamasha is looking at a December 25 release as well.

Directed by Imtiaz Ali, the film will see Dips opposite Ranbir Kapoor.

As for producer Sajid Nadiadwala, this one is one of his biggest productions till date.

Release: December 25

Joginder Tuteja in Mumbai