Huliraya, Jani: 7 Films On ZEE5 That Will Keep You Entertained During This Lockdown

Grab a tub of popcorn and get ready to binge on some of the most entertaining films with your loved ones

Huliraya (2017)

Divya Uruduga And Balu Nagendra In A Still From Huliraya
Divya Uruduga And Balu Nagendra In A Still From Huliraya

With the unexpected entry of the COVID-19- also now a global pandemic-governments of all countries are taking steps to prevent the virus from spreading further. While the first step is to ‘work from home’, we completely understand the boredom that it entails. But fret not, as we have a solution for you! You can relax at home by revisiting some of the most entertaining Kannada films available exclusively on ZEE5, in order to entertain yourself during the quarantine period. We start the list with Huliraya.

Huliraya starring Balu Nagendra and Divya Uruduga revolves around Suresaa, a carefree youth from the jungles of Karnataka who moves to the city to find a job. While he successfully lands up in a city, his life takes all the possible twists and turns. This movie a must-watch if you’re looking for a rare plotline and indulging cinematography, along with a solid background score and beautiful locations. In addition to this, Balu Nagendra ensures this tale is enjoyable with his stellar performance.

Londonalli Lambodara (2019)

The story revolves around Lambodara whose life turns around when he lands up in London with the intention of making some quick money. However, he ends up facing a series of problems. Apart from all the tension caused once he reaches London, this film highlights the sentiments of the protagonist as an Indian and his love for his country.  It also portrays the struggles to live, adapt, conform and earn which is why this film is a must-watch!

Pushpaka Vimana (2017)

Pushpaka Vimana directed by S. Ravindranath stars Ramesh Aravind, Yuvina Parthavi, Rachita Ram and Juhi Chawla. If you’re looking to watch a slice-of-life kind of film then this one should be your pick! The story revolves around Anantaramaiah, a mentally challenged father, and his relationship with his daughter Puttalakshmi. It depicts the extent to which he goes to fulfill all her dreams and aspirations.

Jani (2017)

If all you want is some light-hearted commercial film then Jani, starring Vijay Raghavendra and Milana Nagaraj, is just what you must watch! The film is an entertainer with a grand heroic entry of Vijay with groovy songs and action sequences. What also makes this movie interesting and fun is its classic style of cinema-telling and ample comedy tracks!

Mari Tiger (2018)

Tiger, played by Vinod Prabhakar, is an orphan who makes his living by taking on contract jobs for money and shows no loyalty to anything or anyone except money. However, life takes a turn when a girl named Ganga enters his life. A perfect mix of an intense love story and action-filled sequences, this film is an absolute entertainer.

Panchatantra (2019)

Directed by the very renowned Yogaraj Bhat, Panchatantra is all about witty jokes in the form of dialogues, a cute romantic tale and loads of emotional drama. For all those who spent their childhood reading Panchatantra, the story makes an attempt to re-create the fable of the hare and the tortoise peppered with the obvious philosophical undertones. If you happen to watch this film, you’re in for some intelligent cinema and loads of laughter.

RX Soori (2015)

RX Soori features Duniya Vijay in a lead role, who plays an underworld don. However, things settle down when Meera (Akanksha) expresses her love for Soori who does everything to ignore her. Unable to contain his feelings, the two fall in love and decide to get married. Just as things fall in place, a fight takes place between Soori and his opponent Ravi Shankar. A thrilling experience to see how things turn around, this film is just what you need for this weekend.

Catch Duniya Vijay in RX Soori exclusively on ZEE5!