Moving away from common horror, Bollywood is these days warming as much as the thought of serving scares with a spot of humour. The horror comedy as a style is instantly in vogue amongst mainstream Hindi filmmakers.
The style existed within the Hindi movie business for ages — the outdated basic “Bhoot Bangla” and up to date releases similar to “Bhul Bhulaiyaa”, “Bhootnath”, “Go Goa Gone” and “Stree” come to thoughts. These movies, nonetheless, have been one-off circumstances. What is occurring now could be that Bollywood filmmakers have instantly taken curiosity within the style of horror comedy in a means that it looks like the style is right here to remain. Importantly, the brand new crop of movies serve the humorous scares with a new-age spin and a message.
IANS appears to be like at a number of horror comedy movies which might be all set to hit the screens.
The movie stars Saif Ali Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Yami Gautam and Arjun Kapoor. The movie, which sees the forged share display house for the primary time, is helmed by Pawan Kripalani, who is thought for guiding thrillers like “Phobia” and “Ragini MMS”. Not a lot is thought in regards to the movie, however it’s being shot in varied hill station places similar to Dalhousie and Dharamshala.
Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ishaan Khatter come collectively in “Phone Bhoot”. It is scheduled for a 2021 launch. The movie is produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar, and directed by Gurmeet Singh. Details associated to the movie are nonetheless underneath wraps.
This film too will see the recent pairing of Rajkummar Rao and Janhvi Kapoor. “RoohiAfza” additionally options Varun Sharma in a key position. The movie, produced by Dinesh Vijan and Mrighdeep Singh Lamba and directed by debutant Hardik Mehta, additionally stars Varun Sharma. It is slated to launch on March 20, 2020. This might be Rajkummar’s third collaboration with Dinesh Vijan after “Stree” and “Made in China”.
The Akshay Kumar starrer “Laxmii” launched earlier this month. The horror comedy is a remake of the Tamil blockbuster “Muni 2: Kanchana”. Raghava Lawrence, who had helmed the unique, additionally helms the Bollywood remake co-starring Kiara Advani, Tusshar Kapoor, Sharad Kelkar, and Ashwini Kalsekar. The movie has acquired overwhelming response among the many plenty.