IMDb, the global hub for film enthusiasts, recently unveiled its highly anticipated list of the top 10 most popular movies of 2023. A culmination of cinematic brilliance, star power, and compelling narratives, these films have left an indelible mark on audiences worldwide. As we explore the movies that graced the silver screen between January 1 and November 6, captivating the hearts of over 200 million IMDb visitors.
IMDb’s Rankings List of Most Popular Movies of 2023
- Synopsis: Ajay Devgn plays a truck driver in this Hindi remake of the 2019 Tamil film ‘Kaithi.’ Released from jail, he finds himself entangled in a conspiracy that unfolds throughout a single night, revealing a web of mysteries and challenges.
9. Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar
- Synopsis: Directed by Luv Ranjan, this romantic comedy follows Ranbir Kapoor as a carefree businessman and womanizer, with Shraddha Kapoor portraying an ambitious chartered accountant. The film explores the dynamics of their relationship, delivering laughs and poignant moments.
8. The Kerala Story
- Synopsis: Adah Sharma takes centre stage in this drama portraying Shalini Unnikrishnan, a college student from Kerala. The narrative unfolds as she grapples with the loss of identity, faith, and life due to the impact of religious extremism.
7. “Gadar2”: Ameesha Patel Resurrects Sunny Deol’s Legacy
- Synopsis: Ameesha Patel co-stars with Sunny Deol in this sequel that continues the story from the 2001 hit ‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha.’ The film revitalizes Sunny Deol’s career, offering an enthralling tale of love and legacy.
- Synopsis: Directed by Nelson Dilipkumar, Jailer features Rajinikanth as a retired prison official whose serene life takes an unexpected turn. The film explores themes of resilience and redemption, with notable cameos by Kannada star Shiva Rajkumar and Malayalam star Mohanlal.
5. OMG 2
- Synopsis: The sequel to the acclaimed OMG! delivers a satirical take on sex education. Pankaj Tripathi and Akshay Kumar lead the cast in this comedic exploration of societal norms and taboos, offering both humour and valuable insights.
- Synopsis: Leo directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj stars Vijay and Trisha in lead roles. An adaptation of the 2005 English film and the 1997 graphic novel, “A History of Violence,” the film is a thrilling addition to the Lokesh Cinematic Universe, exploring elements of action and suspense.
3. Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani
- Synopsis: Directed by Karan Johar, this romantic drama features Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in lead roles. The film explores the complexities of love and relationships, resonating with audiences for its poignant storytelling and stellar performances.
- Synopsis: Siddharth Anand directs this espionage thriller starring Shah Rukh Khan as a new R&AW agent in the YRF spy universe. The film follows Khan’s character as he forms a special unit to prevent a terrorist, played by John Abraham, from wreaking havoc in the country.
- Synopsis: Atlee’s magnum opus ‘Jawan‘ tops the list, featuring Shah Rukh Khan in a captivating action entertainer. The film portrays the emotional odyssey of a man determined to rectify social injustices, receiving overwhelming love and reception from audiences worldwide.
These top 10 movies stand as testaments to the vibrancy and richness of Indian cinema. From action-packed spectacles to heartwarming romances, each film has carved a niche in the hearts of viewers, solidifying their status as IMDb’s fan favourites of the year. Here’s to another year of cinematic brilliance in 2024!
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Which is the most popular movie of 2023?
Jawan is the most popular movie of 2023.