Top 5 Upcoming Bollywood Offbeat Movies of 2016 That You Must Watch

Time is changing, Bollywood is changing, and with it is changing the perspective to look at things and reality around us. Thus the new genre movie is coming with an art of story telling process, with some solid plot line and interesting story. The make believe unreal world that Bollywood created in its 90’s and 2000’s is a fade history now. It is not that such movies are not being made any more (Why do you think Karan Johar is in Bollywood?) but the parentage is dropping. The reason behind this drastic change is new age of directors who come with fresh thoughts and temperament, who believe in skill of acting rather than Bollywood “bloodline”. So come and get to know about some of such movies for those who love “good movies” in 2016.

Top Bollywood Upcoming Movies


Phobia is one of those movies that are bound be one of the best choices of movie lovers. The trailer is already out and if you see that you will understand the movie has potential. Even the subject is quite unique and demands extraordinary acting. And thus the makers have chosen protagonist of the movie is to be Radhika Apte. A girl that has come a long way from the stereotypical world of heroines of Bollywood. The movie deals with agoraphobia which is a phobia or fear of extreme or irrational fear of open or public places and Radhika plays the role with panache. It is true it is not a big budget movie and no big stars are part of it but the movie will never disappoint its viewers. Director Pawan Kriplani has done an excellent work. Do not forget to check our review of Phobia and Phobia box office collection.

The movie is releasing on 27 May 2016.


Shoojit Sircar’s next production venture Pink is our next movie to talk about. As the movie has Amitabh Bachchan in lead, so we typically cannot call it a low budget movie but  it is surely those offbeat movies that works more under the directors and actors’ ability and not for producers only. Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury is directing this project and we can say this is going to be a worthy watch.

The date of release is not known yet.

Raman Raghav 2.0

There are very rare directors who can make you think and make you ponder over certain issues that never crossed your mind. Anurag Kashyap is one of those directors. All his movies are offbeat and far from the unreal world of Bollywood. His current edition is Raman Raghav 2.0. Now we will talk about another personality of Bollywood who has the potential of winning The Oscar. The name is Nawazuddin Siddiqui. He can portray any character and can be anyone when it comes to silver screen. This power packed duo is coming with Raman Raghav 2.0, a psychological thriller of the famous real story of Psycho Raman who killed more than 23 people in now Mumbai. Want some thrill with blasting performances then Raman Raghav 2.0 is for you. The movie has already rocked the Cannes.

The movie is releasing on 24th May 2016.


If you love offbeat movies then Fredrick is in your ‘must watch list ’Fredrick is another small budget movie that comes with an excellent plot. The star cast is new and talented to pull up this thriller movie. The movie is about a distorted childhood that reflects the character of a 16 years old boy who is more intelligent and strong who can maturely deal with every situation presented in society. The movie comes with beautiful message. The shooting of the movie took place in very crucial condition and the actors gave their best to give the movie an excellent background.

The movie is releasing on 27th May 2016.


Naseeruddin Shah and Kalki Koechlin, the names are enough to describe the potential of the movie we are going to discuss. Directed by Anu Menon the movie describes what love can do. It makes you strong in such a way that end up making you a good human being, and if it’s not making you, it’s not love maybe. After the marriage of 40 years love works still. The story is an interaction between an elder man with a coma wife and girl with a husband of same condition. How they become the support of each other in such vulnerable moment of life is the movie is all about. The movie teaches us lots of things. If you are fan of Naseeruddin Shah or Kalki Koechlin or good acting with a excellent plot then this film is for you. Check Waiting Movie review and box office collection.

The movie is releasing on 27th May 2016.


Madaari, is the story of a common man in the country of 125 million. The meaning of Madaari is a juggler or trick player. and how that is relevant with the plot of the movie, of course for that we have watch it. the plot of movie pivots round the central character of Irrfan Khan, who kidnaps the son of a minister.  Now let us talk about performances. Irrfan Khan, Jimmy Sheirgill, Master Vishesh Bansal, Nitesh Pandey are those names that provokes excellent performance. The trailer of the movie will give you idea about the movie itself. And last but not the list Irrfan Khan. That man is already an international name, part of few Oscar winning movies.

The movie is releasing on 10th June 2016.


Ram Gopal Varma directed Veerappan is another movie that is going to be a must watch. After a long time Ram Gopal Varma is directing on the subject of his forte. Based on the life of infamous dacoit Veerappan and the role of the protagonist is played by one of prominent names of south, Sandeep Bharadwaj. The trailer is scary depicting the reality of the jungle world. It will bring back the thrill and excitement of an era people want to forget. Do watch for some fine acting. check out the Veerappan box office collection.

The movie is releasing on 27th May 2016.

Wrap up:

The recent trend of Bollywood is its experimental nature that is picking it’s growth quickly, and it is very important to make quality movies to hit the intellectuals and quality movie lovers who usually turn to Hollywood for it. There is a big market for business through them. And ultimately quality always wins in long run. There is another reason to entertain Offbeat Movies is, it is budget friendly. So if some genre is hitting so many aspects regarding the movie making business we must entertain it.

At the end of the day, Movie is a visual art.

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