8 Unexpected Films That Became Hit – Blockbusters In 2022 and Proved ‘Content Is The King’
This year has proved to us that content is the king. No matter how big the stars are and how big the production house is but if there is no proper storyline, the film may fail miserably at the box office. In this article, we are going to list out the top 7 films that came with no expectations but stood successful at the box office and gained audience acclaim.
1. 777 Charlie
This movie was released in the Kannada film industry in which the actor Rakshit played the lead role. The movie has created a positive buzz initially among the audience with its fantastic trailer. But after the movie’s release, it gained wide popularity and recognition from the audience as the film displayed a wide range of emotions along with genius acting skills. This emotional film has stood as one of the biggest hits of the Kannada film industry and proved that content is the king no matter how small the budget of the film is.
The film Bimbishara got released with a huge buzz with everyone having expectations of the film. After the first show hit the theaters it made everyone mesmerized and stood as one of the biggest openings in Kalyan Ram‘s career. Although there was positive talk about the film before its release the movie stood as one of the biggest hits of the year crossing everybody’s expectations.
3. Sita Ramam
Although Sita Ramam gained a positive response among the audience, there was a feeling that something is missing in the movie and it was released in the theaters with a bit of suspicion. But after the first show was released in the theaters there was unanimous talk among the audience that it is one of the most classic Indian films that the industry has ever witnessed.
The movie is based on a classic Indian love story that was released while only action genre films are being encouraged in recent times. But this romantic drama film featuring Dulquer salmaan and Mrunal Thakur has proved once again that any movie would be encouraged irrespective of genre if there is a fantastic storyline.
Vikram is a Tamil film that stars Kamal Hassan in the lead role and was one of the biggest hits of the year. Although Kamal Haasan is a top hero he has not received any hits for many years and everybody thought that Kamal Hassan has come to an end in his career. But the movie Vikram has completely changed the game by standing as one of the blockbusters regaining Kamal Haasan’s glory. Apart from Tamil, this movie has been released in multiple languages like Telugu, Kannada, Overseas, and everywhere it has gained huge box office collections.
5. Bhool Bhulaiya 2
Bollywood has not received a proper hit for quite a time now and everyone thought that Bollywood is almost dead at the box office. But the movie Bhul Bhulaiya 2 has raised some hope among audiences. The movie stars Kartik Aaryan, Kiara Advani, Tabu, and many other actors and stood as one of the blockbusters of the year at the Bollywood Box-office. This movie has gained audience acclaim and love because of its good storyline.
6. DJ Tillu
DJ Tillu gained a lot of popularity among audiences and stood as a commercially successful film at the box office receiving critical acclaim. This movie is a perfect example of how important marketing a film is. The film crew of DJ Tillu has targeted audiences only in certain niches and promoted it grandly on all platforms. This movie is a perfect example that a movie can be successful at the box office irrespective of the budget of the film if there is a good storyline and a perfect marketing strategy.
7. The Kashmir Files
The film Kashmir files have smashed the box office without any pre-buzz and expectations among the audience. This is a small-budget film and was released in only a few theaters. But the film gained good popularity and reached a larger audience just with the word of mouth irrespective of promotions. This film has achieved blockbuster success with such a low budget and with just word-of-mouth. Receiving a commercial success at the box office with just word of mouth these days where promotional events are being held on a high scale is just amazing.
8. Karthikeya 2
Karthikeya 2 Movie Which Released August 13 has been doing exceptionell well at the Indian Box office. Released in Just a mere 200 screens on first day with positive mouth talk the movie has its screens more than 1000 across India. The film features Nikhil Sidhartha in lead roles. Anupama Parameswaran paired up with Nithin as lead female actor. Chandu Mondeti is the director. The film is Mystical Thriller revolves around the Indian History and Lord Sri Krishna.