Bollywood's top films in 2022
Before wrapping up the year 2022 it's time to see some blockbusters of the year. Although this year was good for Bollywood, several films had to struggle to do well in theaters owing to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and the boycott movement that extended throughout the nation. However, a lot of movies were able to perform very well at the box office.
The first big hit of the year, Gangubai Kathiawadi, starring Alia Bhatt in a brand-new look, gave producers hope that viewers would appreciate quality content. With praise for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's production, the movie made over Rs 100 crores in just a few weeks. "The Kashmir Files", "Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2", "Jugg Jugg Jeeyo", "Brahmastra: Part One Shiva", and numerous others came after this. In addition to these, numerous more films, including "Dasvi", "Rocketry", "Darlings", "Raksha Bandhan", and others, were well received by audiences for their themes and performances, although mixed results were seen at the box office.
Here is the list of some top films of the year 2022:
Brahmastra part one Shiva
The story of "Brahmastra: Part One- Shiva" much-anticipated film, revolves around Shiva played by Ranbir Kapoor, who is clueless about his extraordinary superpower of not being affected by the fire. He falls in love with Isha played by Alia Bhatt, and they begin exploring their relationship, and soon he gets introduced to his supernatural abilities. This film did well at the box office earning Rs 287.92 cross Dharma Production. Film had many big names like Shah Rukh Khan, Nagarjuna, Amitabh Bachchan and Moni Roy. People adored the film's outstanding VFX and compelling tale.
The Kashmir Files
"The Kashmir Files", written and directed by the renowned Vivek Agnihotri, drifts between two zones. 2020 in the present and 1989–1990 in the past. The story dealt with several extremely important subjects that aren't often discussed today. The nation's attention was attracted by the heartbreaking story that depicts the grief, suffering, and struggle of the Kashmiri Pandit population in 1990; it went on to become one of the highest-grossing movie and a matter of national discussion. People also referred to it as propaganda, yet despite grossing Rs 340.92 crores at the box office, it performed remarkably well.
Bhool Bhulaiya 2
"Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2" is a 2022 comedy-horror film directed by Anees Bazmee and acted by Kartik Aaryan. Aneez Bazmee's "Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2", one of the most well-liked movies of the year, ran in theaters for a number of weeks. The movie, which also stars Kiara Advani and Kartik Aaryan, centers on how Ruhaan Randhawa meets Reet Thakur, who then accidentally fall in love with, and how they battle the evil spirit Manjulika. The movie, which is billed as a horror comedy, centers on Kartik, who effortlessly entertains viewers with his comic talent. This movie is well-liked by audiences, and it performed well at the box office, grossing in Rs 221 crores.
Written and directed by Abhishek Pathak, "Drishyam 2" is the sequel to the previous film, "Drishyam", starring Ajay Devgn. In this film, the story takes a seven-year leap. This suspense thriller made the audience hooked and became one of the most successful films of the year. Having an amazing screenplay and a very low budget this film did extraordinarily well and this movie performed incredibly well and earned Rs 325 crores in total worldwide..
This film is written and directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and is said to be one of the best films of Alia Bhatt's career. She plays the titular role of Ganga Jagjivandas Kathiawadi, fondly called Gangu, who aspires to become an actress in Bollywood. This film gave Bollywood a new avatar of Alia Bhatt. This movie will go down in Indiana cinema history as one of the best due to its outstanding acting, delicate subject matter depicted on screen, and some fantastic dialogue. This movie went well both in theatres and on OTT; its overall gross was Rs 209.77 crores.
Jugg Jugg Jeeyo
The audience enjoyed the humour and entertaining that this family drama provided. The love story of Kukoo and Naina, childhood friends who get married and relocate overseas, serves as the narrative's opening act. She has a good profession, but he doesn't, and their relationship quickly suffers. Eventually, they decide to get divorced, but their ups and downs and certain family events brought them back together. This family drama glued the audience and the actors like Neetu Singh and Anil Kapoor made everyone fan their acting again. Despite having a thin plot, the multi-star movie performed well at the box office and earned Rs 101.23 crores.