Movies offer us a ticket to an another world devoid of any trials or tribulations. And for every emotion you can think of, there is a movie for it. Some tend to be motivating while some have a far more deeper impact through their depiction of the realities of life. It can’t be further stressed as to how beneficial it is to have some movies to watch, on your bucket list. We have compiled a list of the top 12 must-see Hotstar movies, you must have on your bucket list.
1. Dance Like A Man
IMDb – 7.2/10
Dance Like A Man is first on the list of hotstar movies based on a same-titled English play by Mahesh Dattani reflecting modern Indian realism. Although it seems so serious but has it’s own share of drama and comedy.
2. Nandita Das and Divya Jagdale’s Between the Lines
IMDb – 8.3/10
This is a story about a relationship between a lawyer married couple and how it is strained to a point when both of them fight on opposite sides of a legal case. This hotstar movie is a must-watch for those going through a rough-patch in their love-life.
IMDb – 7.2/10
A movie available on hotstar about Adam who suffers from Asperger’s Syndrome and Beth, a writer with a bad experience in relationships. Love strikes and an unusual love story is born between the two strangers, one just a bit more stranger than the other.
IMDb – 7.1/10
Just like the name itself, Samuel. L. Jackson does the unthinkable in this movie, to trace three bombs placed in different US cities by a man. All hell breaks loose, when the FBI calls on Samuel to interrogate the fugitive.
5. War Horse
IMDb – 7.2/10
Grab your tissues for this movie takes you on an emotional ride. Albert and his horse Joey are best friends but then Joey is sold of to the British cavalry. Albert won’t quit hoping to re-unite with his best friend.
6. The Wizard of Lies
IMDb – 7.0
A movie based on a story starring Robert De Niro as Bernard Madoff, an investment banker and a financier who looted his clients of billions of dollars over a ponzi scheme which perhaps stood to be the largest financial fraud in US history.
7. The Monuments Men
IMDb – 6.1
The Monuments Men are a World War II troupe of opposite individuals sent to Germany to recover stolen artifacts and masterpieces from some Nazi thieves and return them to their rightful owners.
8. Tillie’s Punctured Romance
IMDb – 7.1
Who doesn’t love Charlie Chaplin. In the movie Charlie plays a con-man who elopes with Tillie, the daughter of a rich farmer. Charlie robs the farmer and leaves Tillie all alone in the city.
IMDb – 8.1
Citizenfour is a movie about the whistle-blower Edward Snowden. The film is a journalist’s documentary of Edward exposing the scandal concerning the NSA spying on civilians.
IMDb – 7.4
Calvary is a movie about a day gone bad to worse for a priest. Brendan Gleeson (priest) is threatened during an ongoing confession as he must battle the dark forces clouding around to get him.
IMDb – 7.3
A serious motivational film about an underdog horse Seabiscuit and how in the end he finally stands a winner on the field with interconnected lives going from worse to good.
12. The Horse Whisperer
IMDb – 6.6
The Horse Whisperer is the last on this list of hotstar movies. It is an all-American film starring Scarlet Johannson (Grace) who meets with an accident along with their family horse. The accident has left a strong impact on both of them as Tom, a horse whisperer is called upon to help both of them recuperate.