The month of August is full of exciting movies. From animated sequels to romantic dramas and horrors – it’s a feast for a movie-goers. In case you’re wondering which movie to watch, here are our top picks from each genre.
1. Jab Harry Met Sejal – Romantic Drama
The story revolves around Harry (SRK) & Sejal’s (Anushka Sharma) journey across Europe. A search for Sejal’s engagement ring makes Harry understand love & relationships better. Sejal experiences new found freedom, security & solace in Harry’s company. And in between all of this… there is love, life, lies. thrill, fantasy and the voice within. The movie has a star-cast that can fill cinemas with their names alone.
2. Toilet Ek Prem Katha – Culture Comedy
Toilet – Ek Prem Katha traces the love story between a simple man Keshav (Akshay Kumar) and progressive Jaya (Bhumi Pednekar), set in two villages near Mathura.
Toilet – Ek Prem Katha is a satirical take on a battle against the age old tradition of open defecation in the country. From the panchayat to the sanitation department, from the role of the government to the superstitions of the villagers, from scams to the ethos, from first love to a matured romance.
3. Haseena Parkar – Crime Drama/Biography
Popularly known as “Aapa”- a name that sent shivers in Mumbai’s Nagpada area, Haseena Parkar played by Shraddha Kapoor, is a true story based on the life and times of the sister of India’s Most Wanted Man.
The film charts her journey from a young girl to a mother of four to the Godmother of Nagpada across four decades in the Maximum City.
4. Kidnap – Suspense
The film is a heart-stopping action thriller following a mother (Halle Berry) who will stop at nothing to rescue her kidnapped son.
5. The Dark Tower – Action Thriller
Stephen King’s The Dark Tower, the ambitious and expansive story from one of the world’s most celebrated authors, makes its launch to the big screen. The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black (Matthew McConaughey), determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together.
With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black. This is a must-watch!
6. The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature
Surly Squirrel (Will Arnett) and the gang are back. We are once again in Oakton where the evil mayor has decided to bulldoze Liberty Park and build a dangerous amusement park in its place. Surly and his ragtag group of animal friends band together to save their home, defeat the mayor, and take back the park.
NUT JOB 2 also features the voice talent of Katherine Heigl (The Nut Job), Jackie Chan (Kung Fu Panda 3), Peter Stormare (Penguins of Madagascar),
7. Annabelle Creation
Several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, soon becoming the target of the dollmaker’s possessed creation, Annabelle.