SRK leads top 10 list
WITH 2023 coming to an end soon, people have started looking at the year in a nutshell. Recently, the list of most popular movies (in cinemas and streaming) and the most popular web series was unveiled by IMDb.
The list of top 10 Indian movies released in cinemas was dominated by Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan.
While Jawan clinched the first spot,
Pathaan comfortably landed at the second spot followed by his long-time friend and frequent collaborator Karan Johar’s first directorial in seven years,
Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani.
Atlee Kumar, who directed Jawan, said: “Jawan is a captivating, emotional, action-entertainer that intricately portrays the profound emotional odyssey of a man who is determined to rectify societal injustices. This film holds a significant place in our hearts. Its reception and love from the audience worldwide is overwhelming.
“Throughout my formative years, my knowledge and appreciation of world cinema has been greatly enriched by IMDb. Being honoured by IMDb is truly a dream come true for me. I would like to express my sincere gratitude to Shah Rukh Khan sir, my wife, my team, and the esteemed audience for their invaluable contributions in making this achievement possible.”
Johar said: “The team and I are overwhelmed with the love and warmth we have received for Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani. To be on the top 10 list of IMDb is a massive validation of the film’s reception. I am grateful and even more energised as a film-maker.”
Thalapathy Vijay-starrer Leo grabbed the fourth spot of the most popular theatrical movies.
With regards to the most popular streaming films, anthology Lust Stories 2,
topped the list followed by the Kareena Kapoor Khan-starrer Jaane Jaan and the Sidharth Malhotra-starrer Mission Majnu.
The streaming series Farzi became the most popular Indian streaming series of 2023 in the Top 10 Most Popular Indian Web Series of 2023. Guns & Gulaabs
landed on the second spot followed by The Night Manager.
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