The year 2018 has been a fruitful and successful year for the Hindi film industry as we saw Bollywood films leave a deep impact on the audience as well as the box-office. With power-packed star cast and impactful storylines, the films had a dream run.

Amongst many films, there were a few which took the masses by surprise and went ahead to glorify the cinema and won accolades from various quarters.

Let’s take a look at the 2018 hits which took the audience by surprise:

AndhaDhun

Sriram Raghavan’s directorial an edge of the seat thriller
 

The crime thriller by Sriram Raghavan won hearts of the critics and the audiences alike. With stellar performances by Ayushmann Khurrana, Radhika Apte, and Tabu, the film’s plot was the most attractive part as it had endless twists and turns.

Tumbbad

Tumbbad
 

With Tumbbad, Sohum Shah has emerged as the standout star of 2018 and the film indeed is a masterpiece. With the first draft written in 1997, the production of the film took six long years. But it was all worth the wait if looking at the final results is anything to go by. Appealing visuals and Shah’s spectacular performance made it a success at the box-office.

Badhaai Ho

Ayushmann Khurrana, Sanya Malhotra
 

Badhaai Ho, starring Ayushmann Khurrana, Sanya Malhotra, Neena Gupta, and Gajrao Rao, is a film with a complete surprise package. It surprised many when it crossed the Rs 100 crore mark at the box-office with such a different storyline.

Stree

Rajkummar Rao, Shraddha Kapoor in Stree
 

With a horror comedy which is a rare genre in the B-town, Shraddha Kapoor yet again won the hearts of the audience with her performance in the film. Shraddha’s acting was praised both by the classes and the masses. With Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha in lead roles, the film was a success at the box-office.