• 'Agneepath'
    • Karan Malhotra’s directorial debut; based on Mukul Anand’s “Agneepath” (1990) • An attempt by producer Karan Johar to look beyond romantic stories • Katrina Kaif reprises role as an item girl, following “Sheila Ki Jawani” from “Tees Maar Khan” (2010) • Release date Jan. 26Official Site
  • 'Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu'
    Wall poster of "Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu"Official Site
  • Kareena Kapoor.
    According to reports, the reason reportedly is the reference made in the film to Pakistan's spy agency, the ISI. The Islambad censor board feels that the storyline could hurt sentiments in Pakistan, reports NDTV. The film co-produce by Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh VijanThe is slated to be released on March 23.Reuters
  • 'Rowdy Rathore'
    Wall poster of "Rowdy Rathore"Official Site
  • 'Kahaani'
    • Another heroine-centric film from Vidya Balan, following “The Dirty Picture” (2011) • She plays the role of a pregnant woman in search of her husband • Release date March 9Official Site
  • 'Ek Tha Tiger'
    • Romantic-thriller story of relationship between agents from Pakistan’s ISI (Inter Services Intelligence) agent and India’s RAW (Research and Analysis Wing) • Salman Khan’s first film with the Yash Raj camp • Third collaboration betweenor Kabir Khan and Aditya Chopra, following “Kabul Express” (2006) and “New York” (2009) • Release date August 17Official Site
  • 'Barfee’
    • Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra in dramatic roles • Lead actors play the roles of a deaf man and a mentally-challenged girl • Release date July 13Reuters
  • 'Joker'
    • A fantasy adventure, starring Akshay Kumar • Akshay Kumar’s second film of the year with Sonakshi Sinha • Approximately 80 percent of the film has been shot; in Chandigarh and Mumbai • Release date Aug. 30Reuters
  • 'Dabangg 2'
    'Dabangg 2' rides high in both Indian and overseas box offices.Official Site
  • 'Heroine'
    • A Madhur Bhandarkar film; revolves around the glamour industry, similar to “Fashion” (2008) • Kareena Kapoor to star; she plays the role of a successful film actress • Kareena replaced first-choice Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, after the latter’s pregnancy • Release date expected to be around SeptemberReuters
  • Shahrukh Khan
    Shahrukh KhanReuters

2012 could a very special year in the history of Bollywood; it promises to be one in which all the top actors and directors have lined up their most ambitious releases.

Everybody, from Hrithik Roshan to Salman Khan and from Saif Ali Khan to Shah Rukh Khan, has potential blockbusters, releasing month after month.

In addition, the year will witness a comeback for well-known filmmakers, like Yash Raj Chopra and Ram Gopal Varma.

Check out the list of big-budget movies scheduled for release this year: