Here are the top 10 films that made our 2020 better.

Kiona Rosh
·4-min read

1. Rajesh Krishnan’s Lootcase
Rajesh Krishnan’s brilliant piece of work displays an exemplary journey of a man who finds a red suitcase full of money that changes his life. The movie has been co-written, directed by Rajesh Krishnan. The movie has been produced by Soda Films and FoxStar Studios and stars Kunaal Kemmu, Gajraj Rao, Rasika Duggal, Vijay Raj, Ranvir Shorey in pivotal roles. ‘Lootcase’ was Rajesh Krishnan’s first stint as a director that went onto garner loads of appreciation from critics as well as the masses.

2. Anurag Kashyap’s Cargo
Cargo is another great piece of art that 2020 gave us. The film revolves around a spaceship where souls of the deceased are readied for reincarnation, a lone crew member’s rigid existence is disrupted by a spry new assistant. The movie has been directed by Arati Kadav and produced by Navin Shetty, Shlok Sharma Arati Kadav, and Anurag Kashyap.

3.Rohena Gera’s Sir
Sir is a subtle, heart touching movie that displays raw human emotions. Written by Rohena Gera and produced by Brice Poisson and Rohena Gera, the movie revolves around an optimistic and determined young woman from a remote village who starts her new job as a live-in maid for the cynical son of a wealthy family. They eventually fall in love, but find their relationship forbidden. It stars Tillotama Shome and Vivek Gomber in pivotal roles.

4. Anubhav Sinha’s Thappad
This movie was an eye-opener for many who were tied to patriarchal roots. Written by Anubhav Singa and Mrunmayee Lagoo, the movie revolves around Amrita whose seemingly perfect life is shattered when her husband slaps her once at a party. The movie stars Taapsee Pannu, Pavail Gulati, Kumud Mishra, and Ratna Pathak Shah in pivotal roles.

5. Ashwini Iyer Tiwari’s Panga
Panga was largely based upon women’s empowerment. Written by Ashwini Iyer Tiwari, Nitesh Tiwari, Nikhil Mehrotra, and Amit Joshi, the movie revolves around the life of a national level Kabbadi player from India. It follows her triumphs, struggles, and overcoming of stereotypes. It shows how important the love and support of your family is for you to be successful. The movie stars Kangana Ranaut, Jassie Gill, and Neena Gupta in pivotal roles.

6.Mrs. Serial Killer
This Indian thriller movie was directed by Shirish Kunder and produced by his wife Farah Khan. This movie features superstars like Jacqueline Fernandez, Manoj Bajpayee, and Mohit Raina in the main lead roles and Aamir Khan’s niece Zayn Marie Khan is making her acting debut in the film. This drama-thriller will give you goosebumps and will bring you to the edge of your seat to find out the mystery regarding the murderer.

7. Chintu Ka Birthday
This is a light-hearted comedy-drama film written and directed by Devanshu Singh and Satyanshu Singh. This movie is produced by comedians Tanmay Bhat, Rohan Joshi, Ashish Shakya, and Gursimran Khamba of All India Bakchod under their banner. The movie features famous actors like Vinay Pathak, Tillotama Shome, Seema Pahwa, and Vedant Chibber. The film tells the story of a 6-year-old boy named Chintu, who is stuck in Iraq with his family during Saddam’s fall in April 2004. Even in such dark times, Chintu’s parents won’t stop celebrating Chintu’s birthday. Seeing such dedication their landlord helps them out to do it.

8.Gulabo Sitabo
This is yet again a comedy movie that has gained a massive fan following at its arrival. This movie was directed by Shoojit Sircar, produced by Ronnie Lahiri and Sheel Kumar, and written by Juhi Chaturvedi. This movie stars The Public famous superstars Amitabh Bachchan, Ayushmann Khurrana , and Farrukh Jaffar. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the film was not released on the big screen, but on Prime Video worldwide on 12 June 2020. The story revolves around two scheming guys upmanship, each one tempting other members to their clan and each one with an agenda of his own.

9.Dil Bechara
The last movie of the most talented Sushant Singh Rajput. This movie is directed by Mukesh Chhabra in his directorial debut and produced by Fox Star Studios. This romance movie is based on John Green’s 2012 novel “The Fault in Our Stars”, which was adapted by Shashank Khaitan and Suprotim Sengupta, the film stars Sushant Singh Rajput and Sanjana Sanghi as terminal cancer patients. Due to covid19, this was not able to release on movie theatres but it was released on Disney hotstar+

10. Sadak 2
Sadak 2  is a 2020  road drama which is directed by Mahesh Bhatt and produced by Mukesh Bhatt under their banner Vishesh Films. The film is the second part of the 1991 film Sadak. The sequel features Sanjay Dutt, Pooja Bhatt, Alia Bhatt, Jisshu Sengupta, and Aditya Roy Kapur. The plot revolves around the journey with a young girl who becomes an important character in the life of the protagonist, and the reason for him to stay alive.