This year, 2020 has been quite tumultuous for everyone. At once, our lives have changed and we are forced to lead secluded lives in our home. The Corona virus outbreak has adversely affected billions of people, businesses, communities and nations. A public gathering is a no-no now. The extent to which Coronavirus has disrupted our lives is really so saddening.
Amidst this, no movies are being released theatrically to avoid further infection and spread. All the movies are being released on the streaming platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+ Hotstar. In the remaining months of 2020, some really great movies are going to hit our screens, not in theatres but on streaming platforms as it seems the situation isn’t going to get any better.
So, here we have listed down some Bollywood and Hollywood movies which are destined to release in 2020. Let’s just dive in!!!
Part One of Three- This is an upcoming Bollywood movie. It is an action fantasy film whose writer and director is Ayan Mukerji. Produced by Karan Johar, this film stars the mega legend Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in lead roles. This would be the first part in a trilogy. The release date is 4th December, 2020. It would be a total delight to watch the supremely talented trio perform together.
An Indian Hindi language film written and directed by Faruk Kabir. An action thriller film, it stars Vidyut Jammwal, Shivaleeka Oberoi, Annu Kapoor, Aahana Kumra and Shiv Pandit in pivotal roles. The film is about a man named Sameer Chaudhary who fights tooth and nail to save his wife from flesh traders. Inspired by true events, this film would be released on 14th August,2020 . It could be watched on Disney+ Hotstar.
Haseen Dillruba :
It is the next Taapsee Pannu film. Haseen Dillruba is an upcoming Hindi language film of Bollywood. It is a mystery thriller film,whose director is Vinil Mathew and Aanand L. Rai and Himanshu Sharma are its producers. Whereas, the production is done under the Colour Yellow production house. The actors in the film are Taapsee Pannu, Vikrant Massey and Harshvardhan Rane.
The Delhi girl Taapsee Pannu has become the unproclaimed queen of mystery thrillers after her breathtaking performance in Badla. We can’t wait to watch her amaze us.
Jayeshbhai Jordaar :
The newest Ranveer Singh movie is Jayeshbhai Jordaar. A Bollywood movie which has been produced by Yash Raj Films and the director is newcomer Divyang Thakkar. It is a social comedy drama film in which Ranveer Singh features as Jayeshbhai who wants equality for both men and women.
Other actors in pivotal roles are Shalini Pandey, a newcomer, Boman Irani, Ratna Pathak and Deeksha Joshi who is a debutante and she is a Gujarati actress. The Ranveer Singh starrer film would release on 2nd October,2020 on the eve of Gandhi Jayanti if the coronavirus situation is brought under control.
Toofan is a Bollywood sports film. Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and written by Anjum Rajabali, the film features Farhan Akhtar in the role of a National level boxer. Other important roles are played by Paresh Rawal, Mrunal Thakur and Isha Talwar.
The film’s announcement was done on 16 January, 2019. The shootings started on 24th August the same year. The movie is all set to release on 18th September,2020. Farhan Akhtar would return to our screens after a prolonged period of time.
K.G. F. Chapter 2 :
The immense success of K.G.F. Chapter 1 led to the making of the sequel. It is an Indian film which will be in Kannada language, however the hindi dubbed version will also be there. A period action film, it is directed by Prashanth Neel and stars Yash in the lead role along with Sanjay Dutt who plays the antagonist. The movie would be dubbed into several Indian languages such as Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu language. It is expected that the movie would release on 23rd October, 2020.
Now, here we list down some of the Hollywood upcoming movies 2020 –
Wonder Woman 1984 :
The first film of Wonder Woman released in June 2017. It was a blockbuster hit. Wonder Woman 1984 is a superhero film which is based on the DC Comics character of the same name. A sequel to the 2017 movie, this installment in the DC universe is directed as well as penned by Patty Jenkins along with Geoff Johns and David Callaham.
Gal Gadot is in the leading role and plays Diane Prince or Wonder Woman. Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig,Pedro Pascal, Robin Wright and Connie Nielsen are also in supporting roles. The movie is set against the backdrop of the Cold War of 1984. Her adversaries are Maxwell Lord and Cheetah against whom she has to fight. The movie is to be released on October 2nd,2020.
No Time to Die :
Another James Bond masterpiece is on its way. No Time to Die would be the twenty-fifth film in the James Bond franchise. Daniel Craig would play the MI6 agent James Bond one last time. Cary Joji Fukunaga is the person behind the film’s direction. The screenplay has been written by Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Cary Joji Fukunaga and Phoebe Waller-bridge.
Other supporting actors are Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Jeffrey Wright, Christoph Waltz, Rory Kinnear and Ralph Fiennes are in their previous roles. Rami Malek, Lashana Lynch, Ana de Armas, Dali Benssalah,Billy Magnussen and David Dencik are the new additions to the cast. No Time to Die would be released on 12 November in United Kingdom and on 20th November in the United States.
Godzilla vs. Kong :
An upcoming monster film by Adam Wingard, it is a sequel to Godzilla: King of the monsters and and Kong: Skull Island. It features Alexander Skarsgard, Millie Bobby Brown,Rebecca Hall, Brian Tyree Henry , Shun Oguri and others. It is supposed to release in November 2020 but due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it would be releasing in 2021.
That’s all for the upcoming movies 2020. We can only hope that they get a theatrical release.