Haider, Queen and Ankhon Dekhi tops the list of top 10 critically acclaimed Bollywood movies of 2014
With High Box Office Collections and Critical Acclamations both in hand, Eight such movies entered 100 Crores Club and won applauds from Crowd and Critics in unison, 2014 has been good in terms of cinema in Bollywood. The year brought some surprises as well.
In this compiled report, we will be looking at the top 10 critically acclaimed movies of 2014. These movies may not be the biggest hits at Box Office, but they certainly have won hearts of million.
10) City Lights
Starcast: Rajkummar Rao and Patralekhaa
Director: Hansal Mehta Release Date: 30-May-2014
Synopsis: City Lights is a story of a farmer Rajkummar Rao from Rajasthan who migrates to Mumbai with his wife and child to lead a better life. The movie shows how Rajkummar Rao has to struggle in Mumbai.
Rating: 3.5 stars
Starcast: Sharib Hashmi, Inaamulhaq, Kumud Mishra
Director: Nitin Kakkar Release Date: 06-June-2014
Synopsis: Filmistaan is a story of Bollywood buff and wanna-be-actor sunny who works as an assistant director. One day Islamic terrorist group kidnap him mistakenly for American crew-member and from there the real fun starts.
Rating: 3.6 stars
8) Kya Dilli Kya Lahore
Starcast: Vijay Raaz, Manu Rishi, Raj Zutshi
Director: Vijay Raaz Release Date: 02-May-2014
Synopsis: Kya Dilli Kya Lahore is a story of two soldiers. One is an Indian soldier of Pakistani origin while the other happens to be a Pakistani soldier of Indian origin. The story revolves around how these two soldiers have to survive wit each other.
Rating: 3.7 stars
Starcast: Randeep Hooda and Alia Bhatt
Director: Imtiaz Ali Release Date: 21-Feb-2014
Synopsis: Highway is a story of a young woman finds herself abducted and held for ransom just before her marriage. As the days pass, she begins to develop a strange bond with her kidnapper.
Rating: 3.7 stars
Starcast: Rani Mukherji and Tahir Raj Bhasin
Director: Pradeep Sarkar Release Date: 22-Aug-2014
Synopsis: The movie revolves around the story of a female cop who is doing an investigation on a case of a kidnapped teenage girl which leads her to uncover secrets of female childtrafficking by the Indian mafia.
Rating: 3.8 stars
5) Hawaa Hawaai
Starcast: Partho Gupte, Saqib Saleem, and Pragya Yadav
Director: Amol Gupte Release Date: 9-May-2014
Synopsis: The plot centers around Arjun Harishchand Waghmare (Partho Gupte) and his dream to skate. The film chronicles his coach Aniket Bhargava (Saqib Saleem) and Arjun’s journey towards being a champion skater.
Rating: 3.9 stars
4) Dedh Ishqiya
Starcast: Naseeruddin Shah, Madhuri Dixit, Arshad Warsi and Huma Qureshi
Director: Abhishek Chaubey Release Date: 10-Jan-2014
Synopsis: Dedh Ishqiya is a sequel of 2008 super-hit Ishqiya. The story continues as Babban and Khalujaan are out of Jail now and plans for their next romantic adventure.
Rating: 4 stars
3) Aankhon Dekhi
Starcast : Sanjay Mishra, Rajat Kapoor, and Seema Pahwa Director : Rajat Kapoor ReleaseDate : 21-Mar-2014
Synopsis: Ankhon Dekhi centers around Raje Bauji, played by Sanjay Mishra who, after a dramatic incident, decides that he will only believe what he sees with his eyes.
Rating: 4.1 stars
Starcast: Kangana Ranaut, Lisa Haydon, and Rajkummar Rao
Director: Vikas Bahl Release Date: 7-Mar-2014
Synopsis: Queen is a beautiful story of Rani (Kangana Ranaut) a girl from Delhi, who sets out on a solo honeymoon when her marriage gets canceled.
Rating: 4.2 stars
Starcast: Shahid Kapoor, Tabu, Irrfan Khan, Shraddha Kapoor and Kay Kay Memon
Director: Vishal Bharadwaj Release Date: 2-Oct-2014
Synopsis: Haider is a story of Haider (Shahid Kapoor) who returned to Kashmir after his father’s disappearance. They story reveals how the various twist and turns Haider has to go through to find his father.
Rating: 4.3 stars
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