Bollywood Movies Releasing in September 2016
Bollywood is known for its vibrant and colorful movies that capture the hearts of audiences worldwide. September 2016 saw the release of several highly anticipated films that were eagerly awaited by fans. From action-packed thrillers to romantic comedies, the month had something for everyone. In this article, we will take a closer look at some of the most notable Bollywood movies that were released in September 2016.
1. Baar Baar Dekho
Baar Baar Dekho is a romantic drama film directed by Nitya Mehra and produced by Karan Johar. The film stars Katrina Kaif and Sidharth Malhotra in the lead roles. The story revolves around a couple who get married but soon realize that they are not meant to be together. The film explores the concept of time travel and how it can affect relationships.
The film received mixed reviews from critics and audiences alike. While some praised the performances of the lead actors, others criticized the film’s confusing plot and lack of emotional depth. Despite this, Baar Baar Dekho managed to perform well at the box office, grossing over 60 crores worldwide.
Pink is a social thriller film directed by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury and produced by Shoojit Sircar. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu, Kirti Kulhari, and Andrea Tariang in pivotal roles. The story revolves around three women who are falsely accused of a crime and how they fight against the injustice meted out to them.
The film received widespread critical acclaim for its powerful performances and hard-hitting message. It was praised for its portrayal of women’s issues and the importance of consent. Pink was a commercial success, grossing over 100 crores worldwide.
3. Freaky Ali
Freaky Ali is a sports comedy film directed by Sohail Khan and produced by Salman Khan. The film stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Arbaaz Khan, and Amy Jackson in lead roles. The story revolves around a poor man who becomes a golfing sensation overnight and how he deals with his newfound fame and success.
The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s performance and the film’s humor, while others criticized its predictable plot and lack of depth. Despite this, Freaky Ali managed to perform well at the box office, grossing over 20 crores worldwide.
Akira is an action thriller film directed by AR Murugadoss and produced by Fox Star Studios. The film stars Sonakshi Sinha in the lead role, with Konkona Sen Sharma and Anurag Kashyap in supporting roles. The story revolves around a young woman who is falsely accused of a crime and how she fights against the corrupt system to clear her name.
The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising Sonakshi Sinha’s performance and the film’s action sequences, while others criticized its weak script and lack of originality. Despite this, Akira managed to perform moderately well at the box office, grossing over 30 crores worldwide.
In conclusion, September 2016 saw the release of several highly anticipated Bollywood movies that catered to a wide range of audiences. From romantic dramas to social thrillers, the month had something for everyone. While some films received critical acclaim and commercial success, others failed to impress audiences. Nevertheless, these films showcased the diversity and creativity of Bollywood cinema and left audiences eagerly anticipating what was to come next.