Best Indian Films 2017: A List of Top 5 Indian Movies 2017
No wonder 2017 is a year of amazing films. While Kaabil showed what a man with with strong will can do, Lipstick Under My Burkha aimed at a social change. In addition, it’s the year of Rajkummar Rao’s double bonanza, Trapped and Newton. While Trapped remains as one of the best films, Newton ends up being India’s official entry to Oscars. Hence the list is long and hard to choose the best ones.
Top 5 Indian Movies 2017
5. Toilet – Ek Prem Katha
IMDB Rating – 7.7/10
While the year 2016 had Amitabh Bachchan’s gem Pink, this year gets Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar’s Toilet Ek Prem Katha. It’s a story of a woman threatens to leave her husband unless he installs a toilet at their home. To win back her love and respect, he heads out on a journey to fight against the stereotypes.
Much like Pink, it starts a social revolution all over India. In addition, Toilet Ek Prem Katha emerges as the highest grossing Bollywood film of 2017.
IMDB Rating – 7.9/10
Not just an excellent actor but Rahul Bose proves himself to be also a prolific director. Poorna, an inspiring story of an Adivasi 13-year-old from Telangana becomes the youngest girl in history to climb Mount Everest.
3. Hindi Medium
IMDB Rating – 7.9/10
While starring Irrfan Khan and Pakistani actress Saba Qamar Hindi Medium is one of the few movies that were successful, both critically and commercially.
A couple from Chandni Chowk desire to give their daughter the best education. And therefore be a part of the elite of Delhi. Most noteworthy, call it an inspired or an unofficial remake of Bengali film Ramdhanu, Hindi Medium is amongst the top 5 Indian Movies 2017.
2. Bahubali 2: The Conclusion
IMDB Rating – 8.6/10
S.S. Rajamouli’s magnum opus Bahubali took the Box Office by storm in 2015 and when he came with its sequel, we got a bigger version. Prabhas and Anushka Shetty went to receive a wide admiration that most of all probably dream of.
Not just India, Bahubali 2 The Conclusion set a milestone for the world cinema. Also, upon its release, Bahubali 2 The Conclusion went to emerge as the highest grossing Indian film.
1. Vikram Vedha
IMDB Rating – 9.0/10
On top of the heap, Madhavan’s Vikram Vedha is one of the best Indian films of 2017. Vikram, a ruthless, no-nonsense cop, leads a team to capture or kill Vedha, a dangerous gangster.
The film went to receive huge critical acclaims beyond anyone’s imagination. So much so that a probable Hindi remake with Shah Rukh Khan is doing the rounds.