India’s Top Google Searches 2020: Let’s take a look at Top Searched Movies and TV Shows in India; From Dil Bechara to Scam 1992

Rutunjay Dole
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Bollywood becomes the most powerful entertainer in India while everyone was facing strict pandemic in their homes. With the Bollywood movies web series and TV shows too created buzz by OTT platforms. Around 10-15 Bollywood movies got released on OTT platforms like Disney+Hotstar and Netflix all of them got keen attraction with the hard and strong star cast.

Top Searched Movies in India on Google:

  1. Dil Bechara

Despite having short running time and casual Screenplays and direction Dil Bechara a movie based on the love story of terminal Cancer patients drastically owned the hearts of audience throughout the world. Following the free digital release and male lead Sushant Singh Rajput’s death on 14 June 2020 the film connected with people emotionally.

2. Soorarai Pottru

Soorarai Pottru is a 2020 Indian Tamil-language film directed by Sudha Kongara. The theatrical release of the film was postponed several times due to post-production delays and COVID 19 Pandemic. The film released digitally through Amazon Prime Video on 12 November consider with the eve of Diwali festival.

3. Tanhaji: The unsung Warrior

The highest grossing film of the year 2020 Tanhaji starred Ajay Devgan and Kajol together after many years amazed audience by high level cinematography, performances and plot in the early months of the year. The film was selected as one of the Best Foreign Film to be screened at the 68th Golden Globe Awards.

Shakuntala Devi and Gunjan Saxena

These are the films based on two Indian women who challenged themselves to do impossible things in their life by which the background they belonged; both the films released digitally on Amazon Prime and Netflix due to COVID 19 pandemic. Audience and Critics got amazed by the performances and work in the film and it made them search about on the Google. Sadak 2 and Laxmii were one of the top searched movies this year.

Top Searched Web Series in India on Google:

  1. Money Heist

Money Heist is a Spanish heist crime drama television series created by Alex Pina. The series created buzz all over the world by its unique plot and performances. In July 2020, Netflix renewed the show for a fifth and final part.

2. Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story

With the dashing story, performance and most important title song created trends and buzz on social media in India. This scam 1992 is based on true incidents happened in Mumbai stock market. After the release on SonyLIV Originals on 8 October the hard and strong performances and the title song made people search it on Google and in just 2 months it becomes second top searched web series of the year.

3. Big Boss 14

India’s Big Boss TV Show on Colors TV premiered their 14th season this year with the TV Celebrities and old contestants of the show. Big Boss has always been India’s one of the popular show with the Salman Khan Hosting and Controversies contestants make in the house between 100 days. For quick updates and thorough analysis people do follow this show on Google.

Mirzapur 2 and Paatal Lok

The two crime web series became great entertainer and created tons of meme content on social media. Both the web series also got good reviews by critics and OTT awards too. Top Class performances, Plot and extra Desi flavor attracted audiences.

India’s web industry is getting bigger now thus the content they are creating is not less than more. Sex Education, Dark, Bandish Bandits and Special OPS were one of the top searched web shows in India.