30 Best Movies on Disney Plus Hotstar [Updated list 2023]

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After putting together lists of the top 30 movies available on Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, the next logical step was to put together a list of the best movies on Disney Plus Hotstar.

In accordance with the idea, the following list of movies may not be an exhaustive compilation of the “best of all time“, but they are movies that have left an impression, and which I thoroughly enjoyed seeing, and I hope that you will feel the same way about them.

This blog presents 30 of the best movies on Hotstar 2023 that we recommend watching on Disney+ Hotstar UK. These movies range from Hollywood blockbusters ( the best movies on disney+ Hotstar English) to some of the best Bollywood flicks I’ve seen before.

Cuttputlli (2022)


Director – Ranjit Tewari
Writers – Aseem Arora
Cast – Rakul Preet / Singh Akshay Kumar / Sargun Mehta
IMDb Rating – 5.9/10
Runtime – 2 hours

After a small town is embroiled in the horror of a serial killing spree, Arjan, a young police officer, begins a hunt for the truth about what is going on. As a result of his investigation, he finds out about a dreadful scheme.

Pinocchio (2022)

Pinocchio (2022)

Director –  Robert Zemeckis

Writers –  Carlo Collodi /  Chris Weitz / Robert Zemeckis

Cast – Benjamin Evan Ainsworth / Tom Hanks / Joseph Gordon-Levitt

IMDb Rating – 5.1/10

Runtime – 1 hour 45 minutes

Blending live action with computer-generated imagery, this film tells the classic tale of a wood puppet which goes embarks on an exciting journey to transform into a real kid.

The master woodworker, Geppetto, who creates Pinocchio and loves him like a child, Jiminy Cricket, who was cts the Blue Fairy, “Honest”, John, as a mentor and a “moral compass” for Pinocchio, The Coachman, and also Sofia the Seagull make appearances.

Thor – Love and Thunder (2022)

Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)

Director – Taika Waititi

Writers – Stan Lee  /  Jennifer Kaytin Robinson / Taika Waititi

Cast –  Chris Hemsworth / Natalie Portman / Christian Bale

IMDb Rating – 6.6/10

Runtime – 1 hour 58 minutes

After being roused from his solitude by Gorr the God Butcher, a cosmic killer hellbent on the extermination of the gods, Thor Odinson lists the assistance of King Valkyrie, and his former girlfriend, among others who handle Mjolnir. They set off on a dangerous interstellar journey together to discover the roots of the rage of God Butcher and bring an end to it.

Hocus Pocus 2 (2022)

Hocus Pocus 2 (2022)

Director – Anne Fletcher

Writers – Jen D’Angelo

Cast – Sarah Jessica Parker  / Kathy Najimy / Bette Midler

IMDb Rating – NA ( releasing on 30th September 2022 )

Runtime – NA ( releasing on 30th September 2022 )

Having been reincarnated when the Black Flame Candle was lit, the sisters from the seventeenth century have resurfaced to exact their revenge after 29 years of anticipation. Three high school teenagers race against the clock on All Hallows’ Eve to stop a new form of annihilation at the hands of the ravenous witches.

Lightyear (2022)

Lightyear (2022)

Director – Angus MacLane

Writers – Jason Headley / Matthew Aldrich / J ·  Angus MacLane

Cast – Peter Sohn /Keke Palmer / Chris Evans

IMDb Rating – 5.9/10

Runtime – 1 hour 40 minutes

Buzz Lightyear, the left-stranded Space Ranger, spends years trying to go home, during which time an army of merciless robots led by Zurg attacks him in an attempt to take his fuel supply.

Vikram – Hitlist (2022)

Vikram: Hitlist (2022)

Director – Lokesh Kanagaraj

Writers – Rathna Kumar / Lokesh Kanagaraj

Cast – Fahadh Faasil / Vijay Sethupathi /Kamal Haasan

IMDb Rating – 8.4 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 55 minutes

Amarinvestigatinginto a series of homicides. Amar learns that there’s more to the scenario than meets the eye and that continuing along this path will inevitably lead to violence, and so he opts to change tactics.

RRR (2022)


Director – S.S. Rajamouli

Writers – Vijayendra Prasad /  S.S. Rajamouli / Sai Madhav Burra

Cast – Ajay Devgn /  Ram Charan Teja  / N.T. Rama Rao Jr.

IMDb Rating – 8.0 /10

Runtime – 3 hours 7 minutes

A made-up narrative of the journey that two notable revolutionaries made in the 1920s, away from their homes, villages, and familiars to fight for their people in the conflict that was raging at the time.

Good Luck Jerry (2022)

Good Luck Jerry (2022)

Director – Siddharth Sengupta

Writers – Pankaj Matta / Nelson Dilipkumar

Cast – Deepak Dobriyal / Jaswant Singh Dalal / Janhvi Kapoor

IMDb Rating – 5.6 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 28 minutes

Jerry, who is in severe desire of some cash, is getting ready to enter the sordid realm of narcotics trafficking. As immediately as she goes, things start going wrong.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)

Director – Sam Raimi

Writers – Steve Ditko / Stan Lee / Michael Waldron

Cast – Chiwetel Ejiofor / Elizabeth Olsen / Benedict Cumberbatch

IMDb Rating – 7.0 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 6 minutes

Together with a strange teenage girl in his nightmares who can roam between universes, Doctor Strange takes on a variety of enemies, including alternate world incarnations of himself, who together pose a threat to the lives of billions of people. They go to the Scarlet Witch Wanda, as well as Wong and others, for assistance.

 Volver (2006)

Volver (2006)

Director – Pedro Almodóvar

Writers – Pedro Almodóvar

Cast – Lola Dueñas / Carmen Maura / Penélope Cruz

IMDb Rating – 7.6 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 1 minute

Raimunda, her husband Paco, and their daughter Paula make Madrid their home and place of employment. Sister Sole of Raimunda resides in the area. Both sisters mourn the loss of their parents, who perished in a house fire many years ago.

The girls don’t believe their former next-door neighbor’s story that she’s seen Irene’s spirit when visiting their old neighborhood. Nonetheless, Irene’s ghost manifests around her daughters to console them after a murder and a family tragedy.

Johnny Gaddaar (2007)

Johnny Gaddaar (2007)

Director – Sriram Raghavan

Writers –   Atul Taishete / Sriram Raghavan / Vinay Choudary(additional screenplay)

Cast – Ashwini Kalsekar / Rimi Sen / Dharmendram·

IMDb Rating – 7.9 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 15 minutes

A story is told by police officers about money that went missing, which leads to falsehoods, deceit, treachery, and ultimately death.

Shor In The City (2010)

Shor In The City (2010)

Director – Raj Nidimoru / Krishna D.K.

Writers – Sita Menon / Raj Nidimoru / Krishna D.K.

Cast – Nikhil Dwivedi / Sendhil Ramamurthy / Tusshar Kapoor

IMDb Rating – 7.2 /10

Runtime – 1 hour 52 minutes

Both law-abiding residents and those who make their living off of criminal activity confront a variety of obstacles in a metropolis like Mumbai because of the level of violence in the city.

Ustad Hotel (2012)

Ustad Hotel (2012)

Director – Anwar Rasheed

Writers – Anjali Menon

Cast – Siddique / Thilakan / Dulquer Salmaan

IMDb Rating – 8.2 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 31 minutes

Faisi’s life is turned upside down when he is compelled to help his grandfather run a modest restaurant in Kozhikode city, despite his best intentions to pursue a career as a chef in the United Kingdom.

Drishyam (2013)

Drishyam (2013)

Director – Jeethu Joseph

Writers – Jeethu Joseph

Cast – Asha Sharath / Meena / Mohanlal

IMDb Rating:  8.3 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 40 minutes

When it comes to shielding his loved ones from the consequences of an unintentional act of wrongdoing, a man is prepared to go to whatever extent essential to achieve this goal.

Taxi (2015)

Taxi (2015)

Director – Jafar Panahi

Writers – Jafar Panahi

Cast – Nasrin Sotoudeh  / Jafar Panahi

IMDb Rating – 7.3 /10

Runtime – 1 hour 22 minutes

The Iranian government restricted on Jafar Panahi’s ability to make films, so the filmmaker chooses to assume the identity of a taxi driver and produce a film exposing the social problems that exist in Iran.

Rajathandhiram (2015)

Rajathandhiram (2015)

Director – A.G. Amid

Writers – A.G. Amid

Cast – Pattiyal K. Shekar / Regina Cassandra / Veera Bahu

IMDb Rating – 7.6 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 12 minutes

The job of robbing the city’s most prominent jeweler store is offered to three low-level criminals, and they accept it. Do you believe that they will be successful in carrying out their scheme, taking into consideration that the proprietor of the store is a harsh man?

Neerja (2016)

Neerja (2016)

Director – Ram Madhvani

Writers – Sanyuktha Chawla Shaikh  / Saiwyn Quadras

Cast –  Sonam Kapoor / Yogendra Tikku / Shabana Azmi

IMDb Rating – 7.4 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 2 minutes

The brave account of Neerja Bhanot, one of 359 travelers on the kidnapped Pan Am Flight 73 in 1986, who sacrificed her own life to save the others.

Krishna Gadi Veera Prema Gaadha (2016)

Krishna Gadi Veera Prema Gaadha (2016)

Director – Hanu Raghavapudi

Writers – Hanu Raghavapudi / Jay Krishna

Cast – Murli Sharma / Mehreen Pirzada / Nani

IMDb Rating – 7.4/10

Runtime – 2 hours 28 minutes

Krishna (Nani) secretly loves Mahalakshmi (Mehreen Pirzada). Mahalakshmi is Ramaraju’s sister; he’s Rajayya’s henchman. ACP Srikanth (Sampath), Rajayya’s brother, kills criminals without prosecuting them. Krishna’s affection for Mahalakshmi’s brother incurring.

David (Murali Sharma) returned to Hyderabad to fulfill his mother’s dream. ACP Srikanth’s kids are taken from Ramaraju’s house. Krishna must save three youngsters from enemies for his girl.

Kammatipaadam (2016)

Kammatipaadam (2016)

Director – Rajeev Ravi

Writers – Jay.k  /  P. Balachandran / Ajithkumar

Cast – Shaun Romy – Vinayakan – Dulquer Salmaan

IMDb Rating – 7.4/10

Runtime – 2 hours 28 minutes

Friend Ganga calls Krishnan, who has been cut off from his friends and family in Kerala during his time in Mumbai. If he ever feels in danger, he goes back to Kammattipadam, where he and his friends grew up.

Mukti Bhawan (2017)

Mukti Bhawan (2017)

Director –  Shubhashish Bhutiani

Writers – Asad Hussain  / Shubhashish Bhutiani

Cast – Geetanjali Kulkarni / Lalit Behl / Adil Hussain

IMDb Rating – 7.0 /10

Runtime – 1 hour 42 minutes

Son has no choice but to carry through on his father’s odd and ultimately fatal request that he travel to Varanasi to perish and find forgiveness.

Bioscopewala (2018)

Bioscopewala (2018)

Director – Deb Medhekar

Writers – Radhika Anand / Deb Medhekar  / Rabindranath Tagore

Cast – Danny Denzongpa ·  Geetanjali Thapa ·  Adil Hussain

IMDb Rating – 7.5 /10

Runtime – 1 hour 31 minutes

A woman runs across the man who managed the Bioscope show she and her father used to enjoy when she was a kid. It’s a movie about love that takes place between two very different countries, India and Afghanistan.

Bad Times At The El Royale (2018)

Bad Times At The El Royale (2018)

Director – Drew Goddard

Writers – Drew Goddard

Cast – Dakota Johnson / Cynthia Erivo / Jeff Bridges

IMDb Rating – 7.1 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 21 minutes

Roughly the beginning of the 1970s. Four random people register at the El Royale HotOnly one desk clerk is working in the empty hotel. There are some less than savory motives for some of the recent residents’ stays, and some of them may not be who they claim to be.

Ad Astra (2019)

Ad Astra (2019)

Director – James Gray

Writers – James Gray ·  Ethan Gross

Cast – Ruth Negga / Tommy Lee Jones / Brad Pitt

IMDb Rating – 6.5 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 3 minutes

Astronaut Roy McBride goes on a dangerous voyage all across the planetary systems to find out what happened to his dad and why his fatal mission is still a menace to the cosmos thirty years later.

A Hidden Life (2019)

A Hidden Life (2019)

Director – Terrence Malick

Writers – Terrence Malick

Cast – August Diehl  / Valerie Pachner  / Maria Simon

IMDb Rating – 7.4 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 54 minutes

During World War II, Franz Jagerstatter, an Austrian guy, is a pacifist who decides against serving the Nazis because of his beliefs.

Ford Vs Ferrari (2019)

Ford Vs Ferrari (2019)

Director – James Mangold

Writers –  Jason Keller / John-Henry Butterworth / Jez Butterworth

Cast –  Christian Bale / Matt Damon / Jon Bernthal

IMDb Rating – 8.1 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 32 minutes

To beat Ferrari at the 1966 24hrs of Le Mans, American automobile engineer Carroll Shelby and racer Ken Miles overcome commercial influence and the physics rules to create a breakthrough race car for Ford.

Bad Education (2019)

Bad Education (2019)

Director – Cory Finley

Writers – Robert Kolker  / Mike Makowsky

Cast – Hugh Jackman / Ray Romano  / Welker White

IMDb Rating – 7 .1 /10

Runtime – 1 hour 48 minutes

The well-liked administrator of New York’s Roslyn school district and his employees, colleagues, and family become the main perpetrators in the aftermath of the greatest public school misappropriation scam in American history.

The Beatles: Get Back (2021)

The Beatles: Get Back (2021)

Director – Peter Jackson

Cast – Paul McCartney / John Lennon / The Beatles

IMDb Rating – 9.0 /10

Runtime – 7 hours 48 minutes

This documentary was shot in the early months of 1969 for the feature film “Let It Be,” which was released in 1970. It accompanies The Beatles as they compose songs in advance of the release of their impending album.

Free Guy (2021)

Free Guy (2021)

Director – Shawn Levy

Writers –  Matt Lieberman  / Zak Penn

Cast – Taika Waititi / Jodie Comer / Ryan Reynolds

IMDb Rating – 7 .1 /10

Runtime – 1 hour 55 minutes

A violent open-world video game teller discovers that he is a non-playable character (NPC) in the game.

The Last Duel (2021)

The Last Duel (2021)

Director – Ridley Scott

Writers – Matt Damon / Ben Affleck / Nicole Holofcener

Cast – Jodie Comerin / Adam Driver / Matt Damo

IMDb Rating – 7 .4 /10

Runtime – 2 hours 32 minutes

Disputes between knights and squires are to be settled through duels, as decreed by King Charles VI to Knight Jean de Carrouges.

Wrapping Up

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