It’s that time of year once more! IMDb announced the top 10 Indian films of 2022 on its social media accounts. The lists have a few surprising names that have been widely discussed on social media. The fact that only one Bollywood movie made the list of the top 10 most-watched movies of 2022 caught everyone by surprise. The most prestigious list is headed by SS Rajamouli’s RRR, the biggest Indian movie of 2022, and justifiably so. The Kashmir Files by Vivek Agnihotri, the only Bollywood film to appear on the list, is placed after the Ram Charan and Jr. NTR movie. We at Bollywood Hush have picked IMDb’s Top 6 Movies from the list for you to binge-watch this weekend.
IMDb’s Top 6 Movies
The epic action drama film RRR, was written by V. Vijayendra Prasad and S. S. Rajamouli, and it was directed by S. S. Rajamouli in 2022. D. V. V. Danayya of DVV Entertainment produced it. N. T. Rama Rao Jr., Ram Charan, Alia Bhatt, Shriya Saran, Samuthirakani, Ray Stevenson, Alison Doody, and Olivia Morris are among the actors who appear in the movie. It revolves around the imaginary friendship between Alluri Sitarama Raju (Charan) and Komaram Bheem (Rama Rao), two real-life Indian rebels who fought the British Raj. The story, which takes place in the 1920s, focuses on the unrecorded period of their life when both revolutionaries choose to live quiet lives before waging war for their nation.
2. The Kashmir Files
Vivek Agnihotri is the author and director of the 2022 Hindi-language drama film The Kashmir Files. The movie tells a made-up narrative centered on the flight of Hindu Kashmiris from Indian-administrated Kashmir in the 1990s. It portrays the exodus and the circumstances leading up to it as a genocide, which is universally regarded by experts as false. According to the movie, there was a silent conspiracy to bury these facts.
Mithun Chakraborty, Anupam Kher, Darshan Kumar, and Pallavi Joshi are the cast members of The Kashmir Files. The story centers on a Kashmiri Hindu college student who was reared by his exiled grandfather and kept in the dark about his parents’ cause of death.
3.K.G.F Chapter 2
K.G.F: Chapter 2 is a 2022 Indian period action movie in the Kannada language that was written, directed, and produced by Vijay Kiragandur under the company of Hombale Films. It is the second half of a two-part series and a follow-up to the 2018 movie K.G.F: Chapter 1. Yash, Sanjay Dutt, Raveena Tandon, Srinidhi Shetty, Prakash Raj, Archana Jois, Achyuth Kumar, Rao Ramesh, Easwari Rao, Malavika Avinash, and Vasishta N. Simha are among the actors who appear in the movie. It centers on the assassin Rocky, who after rising to power in the Kolar Gold Fields, must maintain his dominance over rivals and authorities while simultaneously confronting his past.
Lokesh Kanagaraj is the writer and director of the action thriller Vikram, which will be released in 2022 in the Indian Tamil language through Raaj Kamal Films International. Vijay Sethupathi, Fahadh Faasil, and Kamal Haasan all appear in the movie. While Suriya makes a brief cameo appearance, Kalidas Jayaram, Narain, and Chemban Vinod Jose play supporting roles. Anirudh Ravichander composed the soundtrack and score for the movie. Girish Gangadharan handled the photography, and Philomin Raj handled the editing. The movie is the follow-up to the Lokesh Cinematic Universe (LCU).
The plot centers on a black-ops team led by Agent Vikram, who seeks to bring down the Vetti Vagaiyara drug syndicate gang, which is led by Santhanam and which wants the missing drugs delivered to its boss Rolex.
A 2022 action thriller film in the Kannada language, titled Kantara (Mystical Forest in English), was written and directed by Rishab Shetty and produced by Vijay Kiragandur for Hombale Films. Shetty plays a Kambala champion who is at odds with Murali, an honorable forest officer, in the movie (played by Kishore).
Principal photography started in August 2021 and was shot in Keradi, a coastal town in Karnataka. Arvind S. Kashyap handled the film’s cinematography, B. Ajaneesh Loknath composed the score, and action director Vikram More choreographed the fight scenes. Dharani Gange Putra, a rookie, was in charge of the production design.
Critics praised the cast performances (especially those of Shetty and Kishore), the direction, writing, production design, cinematography, proper showcasing of the Bhoota Kola, action sequences, editing, soundtrack, and musical score in their reviews of Kantara, which was released on September 30, 2022. It became the second-highest-grossing Kannada film of all time and the second-highest-grossing Kannada film of 2022 thanks to the movie’s tremendous commercial success.
6. Rocketry: The Nambi Effect
R. Madhavan is the writer, producer, and director of the 2022 Indian biographical drama film Rocketry: The Nambi Effect. The movie is based on the life of Nambi Narayanan, a scientist at the Indian Space Research Organization who was charged with espionage and then cleared, and who is portrayed by Madhavan. The narrative begins with Narayanan’s time at Princeton University as a graduate student before moving on to his career as a scientist and the erroneous espionage accusations leveled against him.
Principal photography began after its formal announcement in October 2018 and took place in numerous nations, including France, Russia, and India. Sam C. S. wrote the original score, while Sirsha Ray and Bijith Bala handled the cinematography and editing, respectively. Rocketry was simultaneously filmed in Tamil, Hindi, and English.