We have almost entered the second half of what has been a seemingly more normal year than the last two, and there has been absolutely no dearth of good movies and series in the months that have passed. The OTT channels have achieved great feats in this regard, dishing out one hit movie or series after the other. With the plethora of options available, it does get a bit difficult to choose what to watch. But, worry not, because we are here with recommendations for some of the best Hindi movies on Amazon Prime that were released in 2022. Here we go!
1. Jayeshbhai Jordaar
Starring Ranveer Singh in the lead with his infectious energy, this film had been awaited for a long time. The film sees the lead character Jayesh struggle against his conservative family to ensure that his unborn daughter doesn’t fall victim to foeticide.
2. KGF: Part 2
The sequel to the blockbuster movie sees Vijayendra take over the narrative as he describes the struggle over the Kolar Gold Fields. The movie leaves you in hopes of a third part, but watch it to find out for yourself whether or not there will be one.
A great movie with an equally amazing soundtrack, Pushpa lays out the story of a labourer who struggles to make it big in a smuggling syndicate, facing the wrath of those in power.
4. Heropanti 2
This sequel to the 2014 film has Tiger Shroff as a hacker who is out to track down the mastermind behind one of the biggest cyber crimes to occur in the world.
5. Sharma Ji Namkeen
Technically Rishi Kapoor’s last film, which was released after his death, this film is about a middle-aged widower who grapples with life as he tries to pass his time by offering professional cooking services at kitty parties. The main role of Brij Gopal Sharma has been played by Paresh Rawal alongside Rishi Kapoor, for the parts filmed after Kapoor’s death.
A thriller starring Shefali Shah and Vidya Balan, Jalsa has a plot riddled with dilemmas and contradictions. It makes for a great commentary on the nature of the human mind, and society at large.
Deepika Padukone’s first OTT venture, Gehraiyaan was a film by Shakun Batra, about the flawed nature of humans and how that ends up affecting our relationships and everything that we do.
8. Runway 34
Starring Ajay Devgn, Amitabh Bachchan, Boman Irani, and Rakul Preet Singh, Runway 34 is a film based on real events. An aviation accident that happened in 2015 is the premise of the film.
Ramsetu is a movie that deals with the journey of an archaeologist to uncover the existence of one of the biggest secrets which is the Ramsetu- the bridge built between India and Sri Lanka in the Indian epic Ramayana. An Akshay Kumar starter, the movie was widely appreciated for its cinematography and direction.
A thrilling action movie, Yashoda stars Samantha in a never seen avatar. It was one of the biggest and most awaited releases of 2022. The script is engaging and Samantha has done a wonderful job portraying an unanticipated transition in the movie.
11. P. S. – Part I
A Tamil historical Drama, Ponniyin Selvan (P.S) revolves around the greatest kings of the Chola dynasty- Aditya Karikalan and the political instability that was prevalent in Southern India during his time. It is a Maniratnam wonder and is supposed to be based on a fictional novel with the same title by Kalki Krishnamurthy. The movie attracted a large audience for its beautiful costume design and also for its captivating visuals.
Although the movie didn’t do well at the box office, it deserves 1 watch. Starring the iconic duo Ranbir Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt in opposing roles, the movie is about how the main lead avenges his father’s death while trying to save his tribe.
12. Jugg Jugg Jeeyo
Jugg Jugg Jeeyo involves a star-studded cast of Anil Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani and also marks the debut of Youtube celebrity Prajakta Koli. It is a family drama that deals with the reality of Indian marriages and what one can do to save them. It is a funny yet heart-touching story.
13. Sita Ramam
South Indian heartthrob Dulquer Salmaan won our hearts yet again with this romantic drama starring Mrunal Thakur as the female lead. It is a must-watch for all the hopeless romantics that believe love is the strongest emotion of all time. It will make your heart yearn for a romance like theirs.
Hope you like our recommendations for the best Hindi movies on Amazon Prime that released in 2022! Let us know your thoughts in the comments.