Hotstar is one of the top OTT (Over The Top) media services in India. It is expanding it’s user base in other countries as well. In 2019, Hotstar broke its records of 18.3 million viewers watching it simultaneously during the IPL match. The main reason for its popularity is the sports + entertainment package. When we talk about Hotstar Vs Netflix Vs Amazon Prime, Netflix and Amazon prime lead in entertainment & Hotstar in sports content. Hotstar is also adding the latest Bollywood & Hollywood movies & TV shows to attract more subscribers. We are going to talk about the best movies available on Hotstar as of now.
The best part of the Hotstar app is its categorizations of movies & TV shows. Hotstar subscribers can easily locate their favorite Hotstar TV shows & Hotstar Hindi movies.
Movies are categorized as recently added movies, comedy movies, action movies, biopic, thriller movies, romantic movies, Hollywood movies. Let’s talk about the best Hollywood movies available on Hotstar.
Best Hollywood movies available on Hotstar
- Black Panther
Black Panther released in 2018 & was one of the blockbusters of 2018. The story is of an heir who steps forward to lead his men into a new future. Black Panther starring Chadwick Boseman, Angela Bassett and one of the best movie available on Hotstar.
- Avengers Infinity War
Avengers Infinity War is full of action. The story is all about the war between Avengers, their superheroes allies and Thanos who try to destroy the universe. This movie was released in 2018 and starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson.
- The Shape of water
The shape of water movie is full of thriller and action. It was released in 2017 and had won many awards. The story is of a girl Elisa who works in high-security government building as a cleaner. One day she got a secret while working and that changed her life. Main Characters of the movies performed by Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Doug Jones & Michael Shannon.
- Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead man’s Chest
Pirates of the Caribbean is one of the most popular movie series across the world and doesn’t require an introduction. This movie was released in 2006 and one of the best movie available on Hotstar.
- Thor Ragnarok Thor is also a popular movie series and is in the favorite list of every Hollywood Lovers. This is the latest movie from Thor series and was released in 2017.
- Ice on Fire
Ice on fire is one of the latest Hollywood movies added to Hotstar movie collection. This movie released in 2019 and is about climate change.
- Native son
Native son is also a newly added movie in Hotstar inventory. This movie released in 2019, is a story of African American young boy who lives in Chicago. The main star casts of the movie are Ashton Sanders, Nick Robinson, Margaret Qualley & Kiki Layne.
Moonlight movie released in 2016, is a story of African – American young boy Chiron. Chiron comes in contact with a drug dealer who guides him to make his own way. This movie features Mahershala Ali as Juan (Drug dealer).
- Christopher Robin Christopher Robin is the story of a man who lives in London. The man meets one of his childhood friends. Thereafter turning point comes to the story which you will know while watching the movie Christopher Robin. This movie was released in 2018.
- The Departed
The departed movie was released in 2006 and was blockbuster of that year. This movie is the story of an undercover agent and espionage agent. This movie is one of the best Hollywood movies available on Hotstar.
Best Bollywood movies on Hotstar
Hotstar app has many categories in the movie section and we will pick 5 movies from each category. This ranking is based on user reviews. Let’s start with comedy Hindi movie categories.
Best Comedy movies
- Badhai Ho
Badhai ho was released in 2018, starring Ayushman Khurana, Neena Gupta & Gajraj Rao. This movie was a big hit of 2018. The story shows social problems faced by 25 years old boy Nakul when his mother becomes pregnant.
- Total Dhamaal
Total Dhamal is a multi starer comedy movie released in 2019. Star cast includes Ajay Devgan, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Arshad Warsi. The story is about chasing a hidden treasure.
- Judwa 2
Judwa 2 is a comedy and action movie starring Varun Dhawan and Jacqueline Fernandes. Judwa 2 released in 2017, is among one of the best movie available on Hotstar.
- Housefull 3
Housefull 3 starring Akshay Kumar is a must-watch movie on Hotstar. This movie released in 2016 is full of humor and available to Hotstar VIP subscribers only.
- De de pyar de
De de pyar de is the latest comedy movie of Ajay Devgan, released in 2019. This story is of a 50-year-old Ashish who falls in love with a 24-year-old young girl Aysha. This romance turns into comedy when he takes Ayesha to meet her with his parents and ex-wife.
- Housefull 4 Housefull 4 was released in 2019 and was one of the most successful movies of Akshay Kumar in 2019. Though the movie had not received good reviews from critics. But it receives a positive response from the audience and entered in 200 crore club. It is multi starer comedy movie featuring Akshay Kumar, Ritesh Deshmukh, Bobby Deol, Kriti Sanon, Pooja Hegde and Kirti Kharbanda. In fact, it is a comedy-drama movie in which Akshay Kumar got flashes of his previous birth. Ultimately, all of them got marries to their previous birth lovers. This movie is full of comedy and worth to be watched.
- Bala In the list of comedy movies in 2019, I found it the best comedy movie available on Hotstar. Starring Ayushmaan khurana, Bhumi Pednekar and Yami Gautam, this is a social problem comedy movie. The story of the movie is based in Kanpur UP. It revolves around the problem of male pattern baldness faced by Bala (Ayushmaan Khurana). In fact, this is the story of a common man having a hair loss problem at an early age. The dialogues are superb and the end of the story will also give a good lesson to society. It is now available on Hotstar VIP and you should not miss it out.
Best Action Movies
- Baghi 2
Baghi 2 is series Baghi movie. The story is about an army officer who met his ex-girlfriend. He searches his ex-girlfriend kidnapped child and fought with Goa drug mafia. Baghi 2 released in 2018 and starring Tiger Shroff & Disha Patani.
Baadshaho is a drama & action movie, released in 2017. The story is of 1975 emergency when a queen tried to escape her gold treasure from government officials. Baadshaho starring Ajay Devgan, Emran Hashmi & Sanjay Mishra.
Released in 2016 and one of the best action movie available on Hotstar. The story is of two cops who are on a 36-hour mission to recover kidnapped Indian Cricketer. Dishoom main casts are John Abraham, Varun Dhawan & Jacqueline Fernandes.
Junglee movie released in 2019 and is about poaching scandals. Raj a veterinary doctor returned to the forest after 10 years and met his old friend Bhola (elephant). The action begins when Raj found a big poaching scandal and eliminate it at last. Junglee’s main star casts are Vidyut Jamwal and Pooja Sawant.
Aiyaari released in 2018, is full of action and suspense. The story is of two army officer who destroys arms racket abroad. The main casts of the movie are Sidharth Malhotra, Manoj Vajapeyi & Rakul Preet Singh.