Several production houses, including Yash Raj Films, Aamir Khan Productions, and others, announced the release dates of their big-budget films a day after the Maharashtra government stated that theatres will open in the state in October. After October 22, all cinema halls and theatres in the state that were closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak are allowed to reopen.
Kartik Aaryan's Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 will take over the box office on March 25, when the film will be released.
The release date for Aamir Khan's film 'Laal Singh Chaddha' has been postponed once more. The Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan movie will now be released on Valentine's Day next year, instead of around Christmas this year.
Four of the much-awaited films of Yash Raj Films have also announced their release dates.
'Bunty Aur Babli 2', a family entertainer starring Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukerji, will be released in theatres on November 19, 2021.
On March 18, 2022, the film 'Shamshera,' starring Ranbir Kapoor, will be released. Vaani Kapoor acts opposite Ranbir in the Karan Malhotra-directed film, while Sanjay Dutt portrays the adversary.
Ranveer Singh also stated that his long-awaited film '83' will be released this holiday season.
The film '83,' directed by Kabir Khan, is about India's historic 1983 Cricket World Cup victory. It stars Ranveer Singh as famous cricketer Kapil Dev, who led the squad to victory in the competition. It was supposed to be released in theatres on April 10, 2020, but was postponed owing to the coronavirus epidemic.