Karan Johar turns Student of the Year into a franchise with Student of the Year 2, which hits Chicago area theaters on May 10, 2019. While the original launched future stars Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, and Sidharth Malhotra, SOTY2 features Tiger Shroff, who debuted five years ago. Newbies Ananya Panday and Tara Sutaria star opposite Tiger.
SOTY2 opens Friday at the AMC River East 21 in Chicago, MovieMax Cinemas in Niles, AMC South Barrington 24 in South Barrington, AMC Rosemont 18 in Rosemont, Marcus Addison Cinema in Addison, Regal Cantera in Warrenville, and AMC Woodridge 18 in Woodridge. It has a listed runtime of 2 hrs. 25 min.
Kalank gets a fourth week at the South Barrington 24 and Woodridge 18.
Other Indian movies playing in the Chicago area this weekend (all films have English subtitles):
- Maharshi (Telugu) at MovieMax, Marcus Addison, Regal Cantera, Century 12 Evanston in Evanston, Century 16 Deer Park in Deer Park, Century Stratford Square in Bloomingdale, Cinemark Tinseltown USA in North Aurora, and Cinemark at Seven Bridges in Woodridge
- Jersey (Telugu) at MovieMax and Seven Bridges
- Kee (Tamil), 100 (Tamil), Lukan Michi (Punjabi), Uyare (Malayalam), K-13 (Tamil), Nuvvu Thopu Raa (Telugu), Dil Diyaan Gallan (Punjabi), and Kavaludaari (Kannada) at MovieMax