5 trending movies on Hotstar in 2020 you can’t afford to miss

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Tired of the busy schedule or looking to get rid of your boredom, here is the exclusive compilation of the 5 trending movies on Hotstar in 2020 you can’t afford to miss which will definitely be a sight for sore eyes.

However, before the fun journey through your favourite movies on Hotstar begin, let me take up few common queries. The Hotstar free Subscription section will be a delight even to the existing subscribers.

To begin with, the most common query would be, “Which movies are available on Hotstar? ” Or “What should I watch on Disney Hotstar?“

Well the answer to that is, Disney plus Hotstar is one of the leading platforms for Over The Top(OTT) media services. It now harbours a plethora of options ranging from Disney, Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars and also Nat Geo.

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Disney plus Hotstar movie list inglim

Now that your interest is triggered, the next important question would be, “Can I watch movies for free on Hotstar?“

The honest answer to that would be both Yes and No. Confused? Let me explain in detail.

In India you need Hotstar subscription to watch your favourite shows. The Hotstar subscription offer are as follows:

  • If you want nothing less than a Hotstar Premium Membership, monthly Hotstar Subscription starts at Rs 299 or Rs 1499/year.
  • Disney+: Disney+ Originals, Shows, Movies & Kids content.
  • Latest American Shows & movies: Uncut, ad-free & minutes after America.
  • Exclusive Hotstar Specials
  • Latest episodes of Indian TV Shows at 6 AM everyday
  • Live Sports: Including Cricket, Premier League & Formula 1.
  • If you would like a Hotstar VIP Membership, yearly Hotstar subscription is Rs 399.
  • Disney+: Shows, Movies & Kids content (dubbed)
  • Exclusive Hotstar Specials
  • Live Sports: Including Cricket, Premier League & Formula 1.
  • Latest episodes of Indian TV Shows at 6 AM everyday
  • New Indian Movie Premieres

“Hey what about the Hotstar free Subscription?”

Well in that case, try the following ways:

1. You can use TataSky mobile app to stream Hotstar movies, shows and sports.

2. You can also watch movies on Hotstar without a subscription if you have the JioFiber broadband plan of Silver and above. This will provide free subscription not only to Hotstar but also to Zee5,Voot and SonyLiv.

The plans for JioFiber are as follows:

Silver for a monthly rental of ₹849
Gold for a monthly rental of ₹1,299
Diamond for a monthly rental of ₹2,499
Platinum for a monthly rental of ₹3,999
Titanium for a monthly rental of ₹8,499

3. Lastly, you can enjoy Hotstar Subscription free with a jio recharge of ₹401 unlimited plan.

Now that we have our doubts cleared let’s go for the finale question, “What are the best movies on Hotstar ?”

The following list of movies on Hotstar plus Disney is compiled taking into consideration ratings and feedback from IMDb, rotten tomatoes, and also a personal editorial judgment of inglim. The list consists of few Hindi movies on Hotstar and some English movies on Hotstar.


1. Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior

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Tanhaji poster inglim

Tanhaji full movie is available on Hotstar. Tanhaji movie – set in the 17th century, is a biographical period action film starring Ajay Devgan in titular role and Saif Ali Khan along with kajol in the lead roles. It was also released in Marathi-language following popular demand.
Tanhaji history revolves around the bravery and cleverness of Tanhaji in recapturing the Kondhana fortresses. The fortresses was passed onto the mughal emperor Aurangzeb,who inturn transferred the control to Udaybhan Singh Rathore.

Tanhaji release date: 10th January 2020
Director: Om Raut

Tanhaji trailer

tanhaji trailer

2. Angrezi Medium

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Angrezi medium poster inglim

Angrezi medium movie is aired on Disney plus Hotstar. it is a bollywood comedy movie with Irfan Khan playing the role of a simple small town sweet shop owner set in Rajasthan. Unfortunately, this was Irfan khan’s last movie to be released before his death.
The plot revolves around a middle class single parent who inspite of his initial disapproval, goes above and beyond to fulfill his daughter’s dream of studying in London. The stuggle is accompanied with a series of hilarious mishaps.

Angrezi medium cast: Irrfan Khan, Radhika Madan, Deepak Dobriyal and Kareena Kapoor Khan in lead roles

Angrezi medium Release date: 13 March 2020

Director: Hom Adajania

Angrezi medium trailer

Angrezi medium trailer


3. Ford Vs Ferrari

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Ford Vs Ferrari poster inglim

Ford vs Ferrari movie is aired in Disney plus Hotstar. It is a Hollywood sports action movie, which is based on a true story.

The plot revolves around an automotive designer Carrol Shelby and his British driver, who drives Shelby’s car at local races, who are hired by Henry Ford II and Lee Iacocca with a seemingly impossible mission of the time – of building the Ford GT40. It would be a new race car with the potential to defeat the champion Ferrari racing team at the “1966 24 Hours of Le Man’s”.

Ford vs Ferrari Cast: The film stars Matt Damon, Christian Bale with Remo Girone,Jon Bernthal, Tracy alerts, Caitriona Balfe, Josh Lucas, Noah Jupe and Ray McKinnon in supporting roles.

Ford vs Ferrari Release Date: 30th August 2019(USA)
Director: James Mangold
Box office: 22.55 crores USD

Ford vs Ferrari trailer

ford vs ferrari trailer

4. The fault in our stars

The fault in our stars poster

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The fault in our stars poster inglim

The Fault in Our Stars full movie is aired on Disney plus Hotstar. It is a 2014 Hollywood romantic movie, based on the 2012 best seller novel by John Green titled ‘The Fault in our Stars’.

It carries the legacy of as one of the best Hollywood romantic movies ever directed. The plot revolves around the life of two cancer patients who met at a support group and subsequently falls in love.

The Fault in our Stars Cast: Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort in lead roles with Laura Dern, Sam Trammell, Nat Wolff, Willem Dafoe in supporting roles.

The Fault in our stars trailer

The Fault in our stars trailer

Dil Bechara, a bollywood romantic movie, is the remake of the fault in our stars. Unfortunately this was the last movie of Sushant Singh Rajput. Dil Bechara full movie will be available on Disney plus Hotstar on 25th July 2020. You can know more about Dil Bechara movie here.

dil bechara and the fault n our stars poster
dil bechara and the fault n our stars poster

5. Pirates of the Caribbean

pirates of Caribbean poster
pirates of Caribbean poster

Pirates of the Caribbean is a series of Hollywood swashbuckler fantasy movie. It is based on Walt Disney’s theme park attraction concurring to the same name. Pirates of Caribbean series consists of 5 parts which are as follows:

Part I: Pirates of the Caribbean the curse of Black Pearl

Part II: Pirates of the Caribbean Dead Man’s Chest

Part III: Pirates of the Caribbean At World’s End

Part IV: Pirates of the Caribbean on Stranger Tides

Part V: Pirates of the Caribbean Salazar’s Revenge

The franchise has a box office collection of over 4.5 US dollar world wide, making it the 14th highest-grossing movie series of all time. It also has the tag of the 1st film franchise that produced two or more movies that grossed over $1 bn. Pirates of Caribbean series are available on Hotstar in Hindi as well.

Pirates of Caribbean Director: include Gore Verbinski (films 1–3), Rob Marshall (4), Joachim Rønning, and Espen Sandberg (5).

Pirates of the Caribbean Cast: Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley featuring as Captain Jack Sparrow, Will Turner, Elizabeth Swann respectively. Other characters include Geoffrey Rush, Kevin McNally featuring as Hector Barbossa and Joshamee Gibbs respectively.


Hope you have enjoyed the collection of 5 best movies on Hotstar. Well, all you got to do now is choose the one that matches your mood and let the show begin. And hey, if you really liked this article don’t forget to share with your movie-holic friends.



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