With Padmaavat, Pad Man & Aiyaary already hit the silver screen in the first two months of the year, the next two months are lined up with some most waited movies of 2018. Here is the list of the major Hindi films that are set to release in March & April.
Pari – 2nd March (Anushka Sharma & Parambrata Chatterjee)
The trailers of Anushka Sharma`s Pari is every bit as horrifying as you would imagine a horror-thriller to be. The audience is eagerly waiting to see this avatar of Anushka.
Pari is Anushka’s third home production venture after ‘NH10’ and ‘Phillauri’. Directed by debutant Prosit Roy, the film also stars Parambrata Chatterjee, Rajat Kapoor, and Ritabhari Chakraborty and hits the screens on March 2.
Raid – 16th March (Ajay Devgn & Illena D`cruz)
Revelling in the blockbuster success of Golmaal Returns, Ajay Devgn is back to being a superhero without a cape once again! Revisiting the drama/thriller genre, the superstar turns an officer yet again, an Income Tax officer hailing from Uttar Pradesh in Raid directed by Raj Kumar Gupta.
The actor will be seen sharing the screen space along with Illena D`cruz & Saurabh Shukla. With Devgn playing the lead, the movie is centered around a famous income tax raid in UP and is thus based on real-life incidents, is slated to release on 16th March
Hichki – 23rd March (Rani Mukerjee)
Hichki, meaning a hiccup, is about Naina, played by Rani Mukerjee who suffers from a speech difficulty. It is about turning disadvantages into opportunities and staring down at challenges and ultimately winning over them.
Rani Mukerjee is making her comeback to the silver screen after four years with the Siddharth P Malhotra directorial, produced by Maneesh Sharma for Yash Raj Films (YRF), and is releasing on 23rd March.
Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran – 6th April (John Abraham & Diana Penty)
Parmanu, featuring John Abraham is based on the nuclear bomb test explosions conducted by the Indian Army at Pokhran in 1998. The film is directed by Abhishek Sharma, starring John Abraham, Diana Penty and Boman Irani in lead roles.
The film is an ode to the Indian army and scientists, who although ordinary people, truly accomplished extraordinary feats in the face of adversity. The premise of the film is based on true events, however, the characters are fictitious.