Bollywood movies releasing in January 2017
Welcome to the New Year 2017. The year 2016 has just ended with some hit movies like Salman Khan’s ‘Sultan’ and Aamir Khan’s ‘Dangal.’ So let’s talk about the film scenario in 2017 where four movies are going to be released in January. These are:
Release date: 13 January 2017
Ok Jaanu is a romantic drama film directed by Shaad Ali and produced by Mani Ratnam. It stars Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor in the main roles, depicting a young couple staying in a live-in relationship in Mumbai. Naseeruddin Shah and Leela Samson are older couples in the film portraying the younger couple’s landlords.
Release date: 13 January 2017
Haraamkhor is Shlok Sharma’s directed film Starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Shweta Tripathi in lead roles. The film story focuses on Nawazuddin Siddiqui who is a school teacher in a small town of Gujrat and gets attracted to one of his female students Shweta Tripathi. The film music is composed by Jasleen Royal.
Superstar: Shahrukh Khan
Release Date: 25 January 2017
Raees is Shahrukh Khan Starrer crime drama movie releasing on 25th January 2017. The film is produced by the Banners Red Chilli Entertainment, Excel Entertainment. The owners of Red Chilli Entertainment are Gouri Khan and Shahrukh Khan. Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani are the owners of the Excel Entertainment. So the Producers of the movie are, Farhan Akhtar, Gouri Khan, and Ritesh Sidhwani. Rahul Dholakia directs the movie. The star cast of the film includes Shahrukh Khan, Mahira Khan and Nawazzdddin Siddiqui. The movie is a biopic of the gangster Abdul Latif who was involved in the liquor business.
Release date: January 25, 2017
Starring: Hrithik Roshan, Yami Gautam, Ronit Roy, Rohit Roy
Kaabil is Sanjay Gupta‘s directed romantic action thriller film that is releasing on 25 January 2017. The movie is produced under the banner of FilmKraft Productions which is owned by Rakesh Roshan. It’s story highlights Hrithik Roshan and Yami Gautam both as blind but can fall in love. Rajesh Roshan is the music composer of this film whose Principal photography started on 30 March 2016.
Shahrukh’s Raees will clash with Hrithik’s Kaabil:
Shahrukh and Hrithik are both famous Bollywood superstars with their upcoming movies Raees and Kaabil respectively, releasing on the same date January 25, 2017. Both these actors have faced a flop movie each in the past year 2016. Hrithik’s film ’ Mohenjo Daro’ and Shahrukh’s film ‘Fan’ released in 2016 was a failure. So both of them are looking ahead for a hit which makes their competition even tougher. Shah Rukh is a worldwide famous actor and does multiple movies simultaneously, whereas Hrithik does only one film at a time. Hrithik’s image is mainly due to his dancing skills, attract his fans, and Shahrukh has also acted in several super hit movies. So the practical answer to the question,
Which movie will get more traffic on the same date?
Is, of course, dependent on fans of both?