New Delhi, December 29: 2016 was the biopic year for the Bollywood. This year did rise above the stereotype and we saw some of the exceptional performance this year on the screen. Movies like Parched, Aligarh, PINK sparked the controversies, yet boomed Box-office with the unexpected blockbuster.
Once questioned for her IQ levels, Alia Bhatt emerged as a promising lead actress this year and won hearts in Udta Punjab and Dear Zindagi. Another surprise was Sonam Kapoor, as the actor is very particular about her attire yet carried herself in one dress throughout the movie Neerja (strange).
Take a look at our list of the best Bollywood movies in 2016 in the chronological order of their release.
A well-directed movie by Raja Krishna Menon, based on real life incident. The Movie revolves around a Businessman who helped rescue people. Akshay kumar imitated as a businessman Ranjith Katyal and movie hits right dose of patriotism.
The biopic, based on the heartfelt story of a young courageous air hostess Neerja Bhanot who gave up her life to save many when a flight was hijacked in 1986.
The movie boldly talked homosexuality, most anticipated biopic of the year, ‘Aligarh’ revolved around Dr Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras, who taught Marathi at the Aligarh Muslim University
Nil Battey Sannata
‘Nil Battey Sannata’ feature stars Swara Bhaskar, Ria Shukla and Pankaj Tripathi. The story portrays how a housemaid in Agra believes in the power of education.
Abhishek Chaubey’s ‘Udta Punjab’ won all the praises for exposing a relevant and grim issue of drug abuse in Punjab.
Pink, a courtroom drama directed by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhary, portrays three young women’s struggle to the male entitlement and patriarchy.
Leena Yadav’s Parched was the bitter-sweet tale of four rural Rajasthan as they struggling with their individual demons. The film stars Radhika Apte, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Surveen Chawla and Leher Khan.
Gauri Shinde’s ‘Dear Zindagi’ wasn’t a typical bollywood masala starring Shah Rukh Khan. The movie revolves around a budding cinematographer played by Alia Bhatt and how she gains a new perspective of life.
Aamir Khan’s Dangal is breaking all the box-office records, and made sure 2016 ends with a great biopic. The movie portrays Indian wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogats life journey and how he trains his daughters Geeta and Babita to follow his footsteps and became world-class wrestler.
Apart from these, Salman Khan starrer ‘Sultan’, Sushant’s Singh Rajput starrer biopic MS Dhoni The Untold Story, and Irfaan Khans Madaari are all need special mention while talking about the best of bollywood in 2016.
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