Nepali Movie – Shuvakamana
Starring – Karishma Manandhar, Shri Krishna Shrestha, Jharana Bajracharya, Bijaya Giri, Mohan Mishra, Simanta Udas, Sikha Tamang, Ramesh Adhikari etc.
Director – Ujjwal Ghimire
Nepali movie “Shuvakamana” is a presentation of Simanta Udas and is produced under Siddhakali Films banner. Late actor Shree Krishna is the leading actor featured opposite to Miss Nepal 1997, Jharana Bajracharya. The presentation of Simanta Udas the movie is made on the story of the director Ujjwal Ghimire. The screenplay and the dialogues are written by Suraj Subba, music by Sambhujit Baskota, lyrics jointly by Ujjawal Ghimire and Kiran Kharel, choreography by Santa Nepali and Kamal Rai. The fight directo ris Rajesndra Khadgi, cinematographer is Dirgha Gurung, editing by Tara Thapa and background score by Sanjay Shrestha.
Nepali Movie – Classic
Starring – Aryan Sigdel, Namrata Shrestha, Romi Wani Ghimire, Prajwal Sujal Giri, Sushil Kafle, Shisir Rana etc.
Director – Dinesh Raut
The superhit movie by Aaryan Sigdel Entertainment and presented by Subash Entertainment was one of the most successful movies of 2016. Actress Namrata Shrestha had won every film awards this year for her role in the movie. Aryan Sigdel had also won many best actor award and the movie was awarded best movie more than once. The movie written by Chhetan Gurung is produced by Subas Giri and featuers the DOP of Rajesh Shrestha. The editors of the movie are Surendra Poudel and Pritam Pandey. The associate director is Bikash Subedi, chief assistant director is Dinesh Bahadur Rawat. The movie made on the romance of a visually impaired couple is also the most awarded Nepali movie of 2016.
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Nepali Movie – Lukamari
Starring – Saugat Malla, Bikram Singh Tharu, Karma Shakya, Surabina Karki, Rista Basnet, Krishna Bhakta Maharjan etc.
Director – Shree Ram Dahal
The movie by Glaze entertainment, ‘Lukamari’, released on June 24, 2016, is a movie movie made on the story of a tenant in a Kathmandu home (‘Lukamari’ release news). The executive producer of the movie is Col. Madan K.C., co-producers are Sandeep Acharya, Bikram Bhandari, and Tej Man Singh Bhandari. The action director is Asta Maharjan, music by Bikash Silwal, lyrics of the songs are written by Kiran Baral, Bikash Silwal, and Bimal Gautam. Play back singers are Dharmendra Sewan, Prabisha Adhikari, and Bikash Silwal, background score by Bikash Bhujel, choreographer is Renasha Bantawa Rai, editor is Krishna Bhandari, screenplay by Binod Khatiwada, cinematographer is Sushan Prajapati and the producer is Suraj Man Singh Bhandari.
The appearance of Saugat Malla and Karma had been popular even before the release of the movie. Saugat is featured as a Madheshi youth with crooked eyes and Karma is a typical Newar guy of Kathmandu and he has yellow hair. The movie directed by Shree Ram Dahal features and others.
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Nepali Movie – Chhakka Panja
Starring – Deepak Raj Giri, Priyanka Karki, Barsha Raut, Aryan Sigdel, Kedar Ghimire, Shiva Hari Poudel, Jitu Nepal, Namrata Sapkota, Buddhi Tamang etc.
Director – Deepa Shree Niraula
About ‘Chhakka Panja’
One of the most successful movies in the history of Nepali movie industry, ‘Chhakka Panja’ is the hat trick of super hit movies by the team of Deepak Raj Giri, Deepa Shree Niraula and Nirmal Sharma. The movie prior to this movie, both starting with ‘Chha’, ‘Chha Ekan Chha’ and ‘Woda Number Chha’ both were comedy movies and were successful. The movie was pirated online and the production team have announced the official release soon. I will share it here as soon as it is uploaded by the official channel.
The movie is the directorial debut of comedy actress Deepa Shree Niraula and one of the most successful movies directed by a female director.
Nepali Movie – Sasu Nanda Bhauju (2010)
Starring – Garima Pant, Kalyan Ghimre, Ramesh Agrawal, Laxmi Giri, Bijay Kharee etc.
Director – Satya Narayan Kayal
About ‘Sasu Nanda Bhauju’
The Nepali movie ‘Sasu Nanda Bhauju’ is a social drama movie by Jayamatadi Films Production released in 2010. The movie featruing actress Garima Panta in leading role features the music of Manohar Sonam and Dhurbjit Gogain, Background music by Dinesh Sonam, action of Rajendra Khadgi and is produced by the director Satya Narayan Kayal himself. Playback singers are Rajesh Payal Rai, Jagadish Samal, Laxman Sesh, Dinesh Gautam, Pratima Sonam, Rewati Rai, and Tika Prasai. The lyrics of the songs are written by Sanju Amatya, and editing by Parash Kharel and Badri Lamechane. Choreography by Bhuwan Shrestha, cinematography by Ram Shankar Pradhan and the action by Shankhar Maharjan and Bikash Shrestha.
It seems, the movie is dubbed from Bhojpuri movie titled ‘Saas Nanad Bhaujai’.
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Nepali Movie – Maryo Ni Mayale Maryo
Starring – Rajesh Hamal, Shovita Simkhada, Krishna Bahadur Rajbahak, Gita Adhikari, Anjali Rana, Krishma Chaulagai, Sharmila Shrestha (guest) etc.
Director – MS Agraj
About ‘Maryo Ni Mayale Maryo’
The Nepali movie MNMM is a presentation of BS Balami. The movie is made on the story of Bindiya Poudel and script of the director MS Agraj. The movie is produced by Sita Balami and Siwani Balami. The executive producer is Ram Prasad Maharjan. The lyrics of the songs in the movie are written by Pradip Upadhya, Nirajana Bhandari, Abhishek Sharma (Bibad), Bhola Poudel. The music is composed by Manohar Sonam and the playback singers are Pratima Sonam, Sani Sonam, Prabisha Adhikari, Dinesh Gautam, Manohar Sonam, Rejina Rijal. The action is directed by Babu Balami, choreography by Suresh Chaudhari, cinematography by Saurav Lama, background score by Chandra Gorkhali and editing by Tara Thapa.
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Nepali Movie – Angalo Yo Mayako
Starring – Prashant Tamang, Harshika Shrestha, Mahendra Gurung, Bijayata Baraily etc.
Director – Binod Shering
About ‘Angalo Yo Mayako’
After the success of ‘Gorkha Paltan’, ‘Angalo Yo Mayako’ is another Nepali movie featuring the Indian Idol winner singer Prasahant Tamang as an actor. The movie is produced by Kishor Rai Dungmali. More information about the movie is available here. The movie is made on a story of an addict lover boy. ‘Angalo Yo Mayako’ was released in Sikkim in 2011, before being released in Nepal. This movie however wasn’t as popular as ‘Gorkha Paltna’. (Watch ‘Gorkha Paltan’ here.)
A presentation of Radha Thapa, the movie ‘Angalo Yo Mayako’ is made under Sinai Commercial banner. The director Vinod Shereng has also written the screenplay of the movie made on the story of Devi Maya Rai. The cinematographer of the movie is Yuvaraj Rai, editor is Bipin Malla, choreographer is Gobinda Rai, action by Ratna Deola, and background score by Sanjay Shrestha.
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Nepali movie – Janmabhumi
Starring – Nishma Ghimire, Binod Shrestha, Anu Shah, Mohan Niraula, Saugat Bista etc.
Director – Mohan Niraula
About ‘Janmabhumi’ (2016)
The original ‘Janmabhumi’ was the third movie by Chhabi Raj Ojha (watch all the movies of Chhabi Raj Ojha) featuring his second wife Geetanjali. The director Mohan Niraula decided to make another movie by the same name after 20 years of directing the original movie. The social drama movie has patriotic theme. Originally the movie was scheduled to release in 2015 but, because of the earthquake of the year, the release was delayed.
In addition to Nishma Ghimire, Binod Shrestha, Anu Shah and Mohan Niraula the movie also features the world Record holder 8-years-old director Saugat Bista. A full account of the journey from the original ‘Janmabhumi’ to the new ‘Janmabhumi’ is available here.
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Nepali Movie – Mato
Starring – Rajesh Hamal, Rejina Upreti, Melina Manandhar, Simanta Udas etc.
Director – Kishor Subba
A presentation of Bhim Lama, Nepali movie ‘Mato’ is made under Mata Pathibhara Films banner. The movie is written by the director Kishor Subba. Producer is Mina Lama. The music composer is Dinesh Subba, choreographer is Gobinda Rai, cinematographer is Saurav Lama, editor is Shiva Puri, background score by Binod Gurung and action by Ram / Janak. The playback singers are Rajesh Payal Rai, Dipak Limbu, Dinesh Subbah, Anjana Gurung, and Manu Nembang. The songs are written by Dayaram Pandy, Santa Gautam, and Mitra Lingdan.
Maato Controversy – In the beginning, actor Nikhil Upreti had agreed to do the movie. But, in 2009, when Nikhil Upreti eloped with Sanchita Luitel and didn’t show up in the shooting, the film makers had to convince Rajesh Hamal to do Nikhil’s role (read my 2010 report). Rejina Upreti is featured in an action role in the movie (see MoviesNepal report). I don’t have the exact release date of the movie but, the shooting was going on in June of 2010.
Nepali Movie – Best Friend Forever (BFF)
Starring – aurav Chaudhary, Manish Neupane, Sandip Ghimire, Pinky Sherpa etc.
Director – Utsav Thapaliya
About Best Friend Forever (BFF)
The nepali movie titled ‘Best Friend Forever’ (Best Frienz Forever) is the full form of BFF, commonly used in internet chat and offline conversations. The movie made on the story of Dr. Lochan Acharya is produced by Aarav, Sarikchha Thapa, and Sandip Ghimire. The movie features the action of Asta Maharjan, cinematography of Nirmal Mulmi Shrestha, music of Arjun Pokharel, Aakash Thapa and Kamal Khatri. The musicians have also composed the lyrics of the songs in the movie. The editors are Shahil Khan and Milan Shrestha. VFX by Satyam Rana.
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Nepali Movie – Khabardar
Starring – Nandita KC, Binod Shrestha, Drona Sharma, Manoj Lamichhana, Monika Sharma, Tara KC, Kamal Gaule, Jayashree Wagle etc.
Director – Munal Ghimire
A presentation of Abhimanyu Films, ‘Khabardar’ is features choreography of Pradeep Shrestha, action by Asta Maharjna, story by Rishi Lamichhane, cinematography by Sagar Khadka, editing by Yubaraj Hardik, script by Krishna Dhungana and the movie is produced by the director Munal Ghimire. Playback singers are Madhu Babu Thapa, Chandra Kala Thapa, Anju Panta and Deepak Limbu. Lyrics are written by Chandra Kala Shah and Lok Raj Adhikari. The music is composed by Madhu Baba Thapa and Yadav Yogi.
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Nepali Movie – Upahar
Starring – Niruta Singh, Uttam Pradhan, Sushil Chhetri, Kriti Bhattarai, Munika GC, Sushil Pokhrel, Rabi Shah etc.
Director – Shiva Regmi
Nepali movie ‘Upahar’ is a presentation of Indu Chaugain and Sushil Chaugain. The movie script is written by the director Shiva Regmi. background score Sanjaya Shrestha, editing by Banish Shah, choreography by Kamal Rai and Shanta Nepali, action by NB Maharjan, story/script by Sushil Chaugai, Hari Tuladhar and Yugesh Rayamajhi. Music composed by Laxman Shesh and cinematography by Manju Kumar Shrestha.
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Nepali Movie – Hamro Sangharsha
Starring – Simanta Udhas, Kesu Gurung, Rom Gimire, Binuka Subba, Pradip Puri, Madan Rai, Kailash Baraili etc.
Director – Dinesh Raj Shrestha
About ‘Hamro Sangharsha’
Nepali movie ‘Hamro Sangharsha’ is a presentation of Arambha Cine Arts in assoication with Limbuwan Chalachitra and Artist Association. The movie is a presentation of Bachan Yottena. The movie is about Limbuwan revolution in Nepal. The movie features the cinematography by Bikram DC, story by Rom Ghimire, background score Parshu Ram Chaudhary, music by Bikash Chaudhary and Yubaraj Portel, choreography by Narayan Rijal, action by Kailash Baraili, graphics / editing by Renu Chaudhary, script and dialogue by the director Dinesh Raj Shrestha.
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Nepali Movie – Tanab
Starring – Nirmal Century, Ragini Khadgi, Ani Kunwar etc.
Director – Rishi Neupane
The Nepali movie ‘Tanab’ was released in April of 2015. The movie directed by Rishi Neupane is made on a real incident. The movie produced by Bibek Sapkota, it features action of Samrat Basnet, music of Chetan Sapkota, cinematography of Ganesh Shrestha, choreography of Babbu Thapa. ‘Tanab’ is made under the banner of Superior Films.
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Nepali Movie – Gajalu
Starring – Anmol KC, Shristi Shrestha, Gaurav Pahari, Salon Basnet, Menuka Pradhan, Gauri Malla, Krishna Malla, Bishow Basnet, Rhitik Shahi etc.
Director – Hem Raj BC
The debut movie of Miss Nepal 2012, Shristi Shrestha, ‘Gajalu’ is a movie about Kumari, the living goddess in Nepal. A presentation of Rohit Adhikari Films in association with BC Motion Pictures, the movie is produced jointly by Rohit Adhikari and Hemraj BC. The music and lyrics by Hercules Basnet, Kali Prasad Baskota, and Jaing, colourist is Rajendra Moktan, sound design by Uttam Neupane, director of photography is Shailendra D Karki, choreographer is Keshav Thapa, VFX by Krishna Shrestha and the associate director is Mahesh Bara.
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