There have been many genres that have been explored in the history of cinema. However, one typical genre has never gone out of fashion and that is ‘masala’ films. These films are essentially a mix and match of all the genres that we come across. This style of filmmaking has become popular in recent times and has ruled box office collections. A typical masala entertainer consists of an immersive story packed with hefty dialogues and punchlines and is usually accompanied by catchy music. There are quite a few films from this genre that have managed to create an impact on the audiences. Let’s look at some of the best Marathi masala entertainers on ZEE5 that you cannot afford to miss.
First up on our list is the 2019 film Rampaat. The film is basically a rom-com revolving around the two youngsters who come to Mumbai to pursue their dream of acting. The struggles that they come across in their journey nudges them to hustle harder and work towards chasing their dreams. The film features Abhinay Berde, Kashmira Pardeshi, Priya Berde and Abhijeet Chavan in lead roles who have managed to create an impact with their acting.
Watch the Masala entertainer here.
2. Lai Bhaari
Lai Bhaari is an out and out masala entertainer with just the perfect dose of comedy, action, thriller, and music. Directed by Nishikant Kamat, the film marked the debut of Riteish Deshmukh in the Marathi film industry. The story revolves around the thrilling journey of a young man, Mauli, who goes against the system. The film was a huge commercial success and became the highest-grossing Marathi movie at the box office at that time. Watch the drama unfold here.
3. Jaundya Na Balasaheb
Jaundya Na Balasaheb is a comedy film that marked the directorial debut of Girish Kulkarni. He has also acted in the film along with Reema Lagoo, Mohan Joshi, Dilip Prabhavalkar and Sai Tamhankar. The film revolves around the subject of nepotism in politics and is based on the life of Balasaheb, a carefree son of an influential politician. He struggles to prove to his father that he’s worthy to be the heir and take over politics. Will he succeed in this quest? Watch the film to find out!
4. Ye Re Ye Re Paisa
Ye Re Ye Re Paisa is a comedy of errors starring Umesh Kamat, Siddharth Jadhav, and Tejaswini Pandit. The film revolves around the life of five individuals who are trying to achieve their life goals but fall in trouble while doing so. They struggle to find their foothold and get rid of their problems but to no avail. Watch the hilarious film here.
Yet another masala entertainer is the 2017 release Boyz starring Pratik Lad, Parth Bhalerao and Shilpa Tulaskar. It is a comedy-drama that deals with life of Kabir, a young boy who’s forcefully sent to boarding school. He comes across Dhairya and Dhungya at the school who help him get over his troubled relationship with his mother. The film is packed with hilarious punchlines and witty dialogues, which makes it a complete entertainer. Watch this heartfelt story of love, friendship, bonding, family and much more right here.
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