Top 10 Kannad must watch movies In 2016 : It’s been 8 months. Sandalwood has had a great 2016 until now here is the list of top 10 films the analysis is done the basis of critical as well as commercial success. we have taken the consideration of how the movies have assist to take the sandalwood industry forward
10. Killing Veerappan
Maverick director RGV made his sandalwood debut with this project. He cast Shivanna son of matinee idol Rajmkumar, who was kidnapped by Veerappan, In lead role. The Movie was the first release of 2016 and was a commercial success. the film could have done better However, The release date is said to have played spoilsport with “Masterpiece and four Telugu releases affecting the film badly.
9. Last Bus
The psychological thriller – horror movie written, co-produced and directed by S.D. Arvind was a sleeper hit. The movie was also dubbed in French, becoming the first ever kannada movie to be dubbed in French.
8. Kiragoorina Gayyaligalu
The movie which was based on popular Kannada novel written by re-owned Kannada writer Poornachandra Tejaswi was an instant hit among audience. Directed by Suman Kitturu, the movie was about a group of rural women. The movie faced certain problems from censor board due to its adult dialogues However, after protest from the industry, everything was sorted out.
The Mystery film which had all the elements of a trade mark Abbas Mustan Movie was a big commercial success Made by a bunch of newcomer starring lesser known actor of Sandalwood, the film was a big hit at the box Office and proved that Kannada Audience will always supports good Kannada Movies irrespective of Stars in it.
The Kannada movie starring Ganesh and Radhika Pandit was a surprise strike at the collections. The Film was very important for lead actor Golden Star Gani as his last two movies could not sustain for even two weeks, rashing questions on his stardom. However this movie well promoted by on track. A simple comedy entertainer which was well promoted by the makers helped the movie. It also did decent business abroad. This movie has helped Ganesh’s next movie “mungaru male 2”.
5. U Turn
The crowd funded Movie was a Critical as well as commercial success Directed by Pawan Kumar. The movie dealt with safety issue. Even though the movie was critical for its climax, audience liked the movie.
The Shivanna Starrier was a big hit at the box office. The Movie also did well critically. P Vasu directed the film. Released in Feb, the thriller was well received by audience and was one of the biggest box office successes of shivanna. The movie did very well in multiplexes, where Shivarajkumar’s movie rarely do good business.
3. Kotigobba 2
The action-entertainer opened to record breaking collection at the box office. Even after three weeks, the film has sustained well and is becoming the first star movie in Kannada to gross more in multiplexes than single screen. The movie is set for rest of India released on lead actor’s Sudeep’s birthday, September 2
2. Godhi Banna Sadharna mykattu
The Anantnag and Rakshit Shetty starrier Movie. was an instant hit. AnantNag’s performance was highly appreciated. The Movie did great business in Karnataka. However, the icing on the cake was the movie’s performance outside Karnataka and overseas. The movie in Kannada there. The movie has opened up market for Kannada films abroad. a good distribution network will help Kannada Movie gain in Overseas.
The satirical which has swept almost all the awards is undoubtedly the top movie of the year. Starring villagers, the film which had a feel of documentary was a big hit among audience. The movie won many international award. Popular Bollywood celebrities the movie in getting national audience. All in all, the film made Sandalwood proud worldwide and proved that content is king.