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What to watch in theatres in May 2024? Srikanth to Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes

From Srikanth to The Fall Guy, check out an interesting lineup of films that you can look forward to watching in May 2024.

What to watch in theatres in May 2024? Srikanth to Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes

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Last Updated: 02.45 PM, May 01, 2024


As we enter the month of May today, let's start it on an entertaining note. We are here with the full list of new films that are releasing this month in theatres. So, if watching a film every Friday is something that you enjoy, then there's good news as May comes with a lot of releases, from the Rajkummar Rao starrer Srikanth to Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt's Fall Guy. Check out the list below:

Movies to watch in theatres in May 2024

The Fall Guy


Starring Emily Blunt and Ryan Gosling, Fall Guy is an action-comedy directed by David Leitch. The film revolves around a stuntman, Colt Seavers (Ryan), who is in search of the missing star of a big-budget studio tentpole. The film is inspired by the 1980s TV show of the same name. The film also stars Winston Duke, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Waddingham, and Stephanie Hsu. It will be released in India on May 3, 2024.


Rajkummar Rao plays Srikanth Bolla in this film, which is the story of an industrialist who pursued his dreams and provided employment even after being visually impaired. The film, directed by Tushar Hiranandani also stars Jyotika, Sharad Kelkar, and Alaya F. It is slated to release in theatres on May 10, 2024.

Bhaiyya Ji

Bhaiyya Ji stars Manoj Bajpayee in the lead role. The film is directed by Sirf Ek Bandaa Kaafi Hai fame Apoorv Singh Karki and also stars Suvinder Vicky, Jatin Goswami, Vipin Sharma, Zoya Hussain, and more. Going by the teaser, the film is an intense action-revenge drama with heartfelt emotions of family bonding. It is set to be released on May 24, 2024.

Mr and Mrs Mahi

Janhvi Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao starrer Mr and Mrs Mahi is a sports drama directed by Sharan Sharma. Apart from the fact that the film is based on cricket, no other details of the film, including the trailer, have been revealed by the makers. This will be Janhvi and Rajkummar's second stint after the film, Roohi. The movie is set to release in cinemas on May 31, 2024.

Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes

Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes centres around a young ape named Noa (Owen Teague), who is on his journey to learn and teach but not in an easy way. The film showcases the struggles and difficulties he handles with bravery to be successful in his mission. The action adventure is the tenth Planet of the Apes movie and is slated to release on May 8, 2024.

Kartam Bhugtam

Kartam Bhugtam is a psychological thriller that stars Vijay Raaz, Shreyas Talpade, Madhoo, and Aksha Pardasany. The film is said to follow an intense narrative juggling between astrology and karma. Directed by Sohan P Shah, the film will be released in theatres in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, and Malayalam on May 17.


The story of IF revolves around a young girl played by Cailey Fleming and her neighbor, played by Ryan Reynolds. The fun part about the film is that Ryan's character can see everyone's imaginary friends. Several celebrities have leant their voices to the movie, including Emily Blunt, Steve Carell, Matt Damon, Jon Stewart, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Maya Rudolph, and the late Louis Gossett Jr. It is slated to release in theatres on May 17.

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