This October, several films such as Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon, Akshay Kumar’s Mission Raniganj, Kangana Ranaut’s Tejas and Tabu’s Khufiya will release in theaters as well as on OTT platforms. Sunny Deol’s son Rajveer Deol will make his acting debut with Dono. Fans are waiting for films such as Leo, Thank You For Coming, Ganapath: A Hero Is Born, Dhak Dhak and Tiger Nageswara Rao. As the list continues, we bring you an interesting lineup of films that you can look forward to this October. (Also Read | Mission Raniganj trailer: Sardarji Akshay Kumar is in a race against time to save the miners. Watch)
Check out the list here:
1) Killers of the Flower Moon
Best known for his action-packed thrillers and gangster epics, Martin Scorsese will now tell the story of the Native American murders in this film. Adapted from a book of the same name, the film is a true story about the murders and disappearances of members of the Osage Nation in the 1920s in the oil-rich lands of Oklahoma. For the film, Martin cast Leonardo DiCaprio as Ernest Burkhart, a man in love with a Native American woman, played by Lily Gladstone. He finds himself embroiled in a plot hatched by oil-hungry cattle magnate William Hale, played by Robert De Niro. An FBI agent, Jesse Plemons, is tasked with solving the murders. The film will be released in the United States on October 20, then in India on October 27.
The Great Bharat Rescue: After OMG 2, Akshay Kumar will bring his fans this upcoming survival drama. It is based on the real life of the late Jaswant Singh Gill, who led the first successful coal mine rescue mission in India. Directed by Tinu Suresh Desai, the film is produced by Vashu Bhagnani, Jackky Bhagnani, Deepshikha Deshmukh and Ajay Kapoor. Apart from Akshay, the film also stars Parineeti Chopra. It will be released in theaters on October 6.
Kangana Ranaut will have two back-to-back releases this year: Chandramukhi 2 in September and Tejas in October. For the first time, Kangana will play an Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot. The film revolves around the journey of IAF pilot Tejas Gill. The IAF was the first among the country’s defense forces to induct women into combat roles in 2016. Written and directed by Sarvesh Mewara, the film is scheduled to hit the theaters on October 20. Tejas will take on Tiger Shroff and Kriti Sanon in the headliner. Ganapath: A hero is born.
Vishal Bhardwaj and Tabu have teamed up once again for the upcoming spy thriller. The film also stars Ali Fazal, Wamiqa Gabbi, Ashish Vidyarthi and Azmeri Haque Badhon. Khufiya is based on real events and is based on a book Escape to Nowhere, written by former head of R&AW’s counterintelligence unit, Amar Bhushan. The film is expected to be released on Netflix from October 5.
After the 2021 blockbuster Master, Vijay and filmmaker Lokesh Kanagaraj came together for the much-awaited film. The Tamil-language entertainer will also release in Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada worldwide on October 19. Trisha Krishnan, who has previously worked with Vijay in Tamil hits like Kuruvi, Thirupaachi, Ghilli and Aathi, will be seen alongside the actor in the film. movie. Sanjay Dutt will make his Tamil debut with Leo. Arjun Sarja, Mansoor Ali Khan, Priya Anand, Mysskin and Gautham Vasudev Menon complete the cast of Seven Screen Studio’s Leo.
6) Thanks for coming
In the upcoming film, Karan Boolani will introduce the team of Shehnaaz Gill, Dolly Singh, Kusha Kapila and Shibani Bedi. The upcoming drama will introduce fans to Bhumi’s team in the film who plays the role of mother, gossip queen and many other titles. Karan Kundrra will also feature in the film. Thank You For Coming addresses themes of female friendship, single women, love and the pursuit of pleasure. Produced by Balaji Telefilms Limited and Anil Kapoor Film Communication Network Pvt. Ltd, the film will be released in theaters worldwide on October 6.
7) Ganapath, a hero is born
Set in 2070 AD, the upcoming action thriller shows Tiger Shroff as a savior for people treated like slaves. Directed by Vikas Bahl, the film also stars Amitabh Bachchan and Kriti Sanon in lead roles. In the teaser, Kriti fights goons using nunchakus. The film is scheduled to release worldwide in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada on October 20.
8) Dhak Dhak
The upcoming drama will take fans into the lives of four ordinary women and their journey as they embark on a cycling journey from Delhi to Khardung La. Directed by Tarun Dudeja, the film stars Fatima Sana Shaikh, Ratna Pathak Shah, Dia Mirza and Sanjana Sanghi. in the main roles. Dhak Dhak’ is scheduled to hit the theaters on October 13. The film is produced by Viacom 18 and Taapsee Pannu.
9) Tiger Nageswara Rao
A period film, it is set in the 1970s and is based on real-life incidents of a notorious and courageous thief (Ravi Teja) from South India and the people of Stuartpuram. The film also features Nupur Sanon and Anupam Kher in lead roles. Written and directed by Vamsee, the film is produced by Abhishek Agarwal under the banner Abhishek Agarwal Arts and presented by Tej Narayan Agarwal. The film will release in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi on October 20.
The film marks the acting debut of Sunny Deol’s son Rajveer Deol and Poonam Dhillon’s daughter Paloma Dhillon. Directed by Avnish S Barjatya, Dono promises to be an “urban tale that celebrates romance, relationships and matters of the heart”. The film is scheduled to release on October 5. “Against the backdrop of a lavish destination wedding, Dev (Rajveer) – friend of the dulhan, meets Meghna (Paloma) – friend of the dulha. Amidst the festivities of a big fat Indian wedding, a heartwarming journey begins between two strangers who have only one destination,” reads the film’s description.
Some other films releasing this month include The Exorcist: Believer (October 6), AankhMicholi (October 27), Ghost (October 19), Maujaan Hi Maujaan (October 20) and Pyaar Hai To Hai (October 20).