With two big films on tap for next weekend — Mohenjo Daro and Rustom — no new Hindi movies are opening in the Chicago area on Friday, August 5, 2016. Dishoom carries over for a second week at MovieMax Cinemas in Niles, AMC South Barrington 30 in South Barrington, and Regal Cantera Stadium 17 in Warrenville. Sultan gets a fifth week at the Cantera 17 and MovieMax, which also holds over Madaari for a third week.
One new release of interest to fans of Indian cinema is Bazodee, a musical romance about an NRI in Trinidad and Tobago who falls for a handsome rasta singer. Bazodee stars Bollywood veteran Kabir Bedi and opens locally at the Cantera 17, Regal Round Lake Beach Stadium 18 in Round Lake Beach, and AMC Loews Woodridge 18 in Woodridge.
Other Indian movies showing in the Chicago area:
- Pellichoopulu (Telugu w/English subtitles) at MovieMax and Century Stratford Square in Bloomingdale
- Manamantha (Telugu) at Muvico Rosemont 18 in Rosemont
- Srirastu Subhamasthu (Telugu), Thirunaal (Tamil), Marala Telupana Priya (Telugu), and Kabali (Tamil w/English subtitles) at MovieMax