Despite the ongoing pandemic, there are some Bengali thriller movies for you to enjoy in your free time. You can definitely have your due joys with your friends and family by getting some thrilling experiences. But the numbers are not as much as the usual time. You literally can count them out. However, the last year was not so comfortable for movie crews. Still, everyone is hardly getting options to be in gatherings as well as go to work. The domestic production houses have been trying their level best to bring movies to you considering this situation. Here are some best of them for giving excitement to your leisure times.
Best Bengali Thriller Movies to Watch during Eid Vacation
Pratidwandi (Crime Thriller)
- Released Date: January 01, 2021
- Movie duration: 1h 51m
- IMDb Rating: 8.8/10
The story of this movie is about a kidnapping case. A fugitive drug dealer Damani, Govinda, a political leader Maya, and Doctor Gupta have been doing business for a long time. Doctor Bakshi’s friend Sukumar Sen went insane in avenging his lost girl. Subsequently, Doctor Bakshi goes to a private investigator Siddharta to find his son who gets kidnapped from school. This Siddharta again is an ex-lover of the political leader Maya.
The director Shaptashya Basu has tried to tie these strings in the movie. There must be a connection between all of these relationships. Shashywata Chatarjee, Rudronil Ghosh, Shayoni Ghosh, Saurav Dash have created a thrilling background by playing the mysterious characters. Eventually, you will get some usual surprises at the end.
Tangra Blues (Musical Thriller)
- Released Date: April 16, 2021
- Movie Duration: 2h
- IMDb Rating: 8.3/10
Joyee is a young composer of Kolkata. A musical band of young slum kids often fascinates her. The bandleader and an ex-gangster, Sanjib Mondal, changed her life magically.
Sonali Bendre, Kirron Kher, and Sajid Khan were in an audition for the reality show, India’s Got Talent. They presented there in the first place by chance. But things got changed within a few moments. Their performance was rousing and people were on their feet. Then Mandal came to introduce his band of slum kids. The kids discontinued their studies due to financial problems. His broken Hindi accent signaled his unfamiliarity with the place and familiarity with miseries.
Supriyo Sen tailored perfect underdog story here with some thrilling journey. Slum kids’ band reached the finals if only to bow out from there. The loss did not change their popularity at all.
Janowar (Crime Thriller)
- Released Date: January 14, 2021
- Movie Duration: 1h 17m
- IMDb Rating: 8/10
Janowar the Beast is a crime-thriller web film of Bangladesh with a tragic true incident. The director, Raihan Rafi, has tried to stage the horror of the robbery, gang rape, and murder case of 23 April 2020.
Though Rafi has improvised the original event to shape the film, it still followed the main story. Rahul Elina Shammi who played the mother, Rashed Mamun Apu who played the head of the bandits are notable role-plays here. The child artist Ariya Arittra played Hawarin gave an extraordinary performance. Their acting made the story real by far.
If you consider from the point of view in filmmaking, it gives a positive vibe of the growth of Bangladeshi filmmakers. You can definitely enlist it in your top chart of Bengali thriller movies.
Troll (Psychological Thriller)
- Released Date: January 21, 2021
- Movie Duration: 1h 49m
- IMDb Rating: 7.2/10
Troll is a Bangladeshi psycho-thriller web film. Actually, the word, troll, goes among the friends as a funny meaning. But it comes up with a dangerous insight in this movie.
Director Sanjoy Samaddar has featured the popular TV actors Ziaul Faruk Apurbo and the new star Tasnia Farin. He shows that what is a game for one may be death for another. The trailer may mislead you in the instant. But it will give you some real twists when you watch the full movie.
It has broken the traditional way of Bangladeshi filmmaking. Apart from the protagonist characters, Shatabdi Wadud also gave a great performance here. It’s a real pleasure that the domestic genres start to evolve finally.
Magic (Psychological Thriller)
- Released Date: February 12, 2021
- Movie Duration: 2h 5m
- IMDb Rating: 7.1/10
The story begins with a boy Indra, who is in a melancholic state. But he is very much fond of magic. He got magical changes in his life when he fell in love with a girl named Kriti. The interesting part is that after falling in love, Indra starts to think that he had some connection with Kriti in his previous life. And, the film takes a drastic turn from there.
Director Raja Chanda has made this film by blending romance, suspense, and thrills. Ankush and Oindrila are the main characters.
Though Magic didn’t totally well judge its genre, you won’t get lavishly or cleverly mounted magic tricks. This film rather has focused on social drama and is rooted in reality.
Chakrabyuh (Suspense Thriller)
- Released Date: March 19, 2021
- Movie Duration : 2h 10m
- IMDb : No Rating Yet
Three girls get abducted from Kolkata in broad daylight. One is the daughter of a well-known MP of the city, one is the daughter of an industrialist and the other is a well-known journalist. Police start to look for the kidnapper.
Strange thing, the kidnappers are not asking for any money! Even they are not saying their demands. Meanwhile, the three girls were kept in a tent in the deep forest by the kidnappers. Trying to escape did not work. But in a short time they realize, they were abducted for a protest. ‘Chakravyuh’ comes on the screen to tell about this protest.
The Director is Pertho Sarathi Joardar and the notable characters are Saheb Bhattacharya, Rupsha Mukherjee, Shabnam, Sudipta Chakraborty, and Rajesh Sharma.
Flyover (Mystery Thriller)
- Released Date: April 02, 2021
- Movie Duration: 2h
- IMDb Rating: 4.8/10
Flyover features the popular Kollywood actress Koel Mollick. It tells the story of a character named Bidisha, a journalist who is writing a story on traffic rule violations. One night, she gets arrested for murder. Subsequently, the movie tries to project the journey of Koel Mollick’s character as a courageous woman who can prevail against the odds.
However, Director Abhimanyu Mukherjee's 'Flyover' is a remake of the original Kannada language film 'U-Turn'. But a few scenes have been omitted in the Bengali remake. So if you already watch U-Turn, you can’t expect anything new here. Other than that as a new audience, you can give it a try along with your Bengali Thriller Movies.
Apart from the above list, a couple of movies out there with some remarkable audiences. But this list can be a great deal of your shortlisting best Bengali thriller movies. After all, checking on the movie rating has becomes luxurious a little this year. Having this well-sorted list is certainly capable of making your movie nights full of fun!