Thousands of movies from different genres are released every year worldwide. Many exciting and successful movies manage to audiences back into theatres after the COVID-19 pandemic. This year so many films released in theaters and OTT platforms and many movies created a huge hype among the audiences whether it is a superhero film Thor and Black Adam, or an action drama like Top Gun: Maverick people like to know about them.
On a given day Google’s search engine receives trillions of queries as per the audience’s need and interests. Google announced the Year in search 2022 list and the list of top 10 most searched movies worldwide dominated by Hollywood films and 2 Indian movies also made it to the top list. Let’s find out the films part of the list.
List of Top 10 Most Searched Movies on Google in the World in 2022
1. Thor: Love and Thunder
Thor: Love and Thunder is an American superhero film based on marvel comics’ 4th thor film after Thor: Ragnarok. The film directed by Taika Waititi starred Chris Hemsworth as Thor alongside Christian Bale (Gorr the god butcher), Natalie Portman (Jane Foster / Mighty Thor), Tessa Thompson (Valkyrie), and Russell Crowe (Zeus). With a budget of $250 million, the movie’s box office collection is $760.9 million an IMDb rating of 6.3.
2. Black Adam
Black Adam is a DC extended universe superhero film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra starring Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam, Aldis Hodge (Hawkman), Pierce Brosnan (Doctor Fate), Noah Centino (Atom Smasher), and Marwan Kenzari (Sabbac). The film created huge hype and received mixed reviews and a 6.6 IMDb rating grossed a $389.4 million box office collection with a budget of $190-230 million.
3. Top Gun: Maverick
The American action drama film sequel to the 1986 film Top Gun and one of the much-awaited films of 2022. Top Gun: Maverick directed by Joseph Kosinski, Tom Cruise reprising his starring role as Captian Pete Maverick, alongside Miles Teller (Lieutenant Bradley “Rooster” Bradshaw), Val Kilmer (Iceman), and Jennifer Connelly (Penny). The movie IMDb rating of 8.4, with a budget of $170 million grossed $1.488 billion worldwide becoming the highest-grossing film of 2022 and the highest-grossing film of Tom Cruise’s career.
4. The Batman
Based on the DC comics character Batman the American superhero film directed by Matt Reeves. The Batman is a reboot of the Batman film franchise it stars Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman, alongside Zoe Kravitz (Catwomen), Paul Dano (Riddler), Jeffrey Wright (James Gordon), and John Turturro (Carmine Falcone). The film IMDb rating of 7.8, and a box office collection of $770.8 million with a budget of $185-200 million.
Encanto is an animated musical fantasy comedy by Walt Disney Animation Studios directed by Jared Bush and Byron Howard. The film stars the voices of Stephaine Beatriz (as Mirabel Madrigal), Maria Cecilia Botero (Abuela Madrigal), and John Leguizamo (Bruno Madrigal). The film IMDb rating of 7.2, and a box office collection of $256.8 million with a budget of $120-150 million.
6. Brahmastra: Part One-Shiva
The Indian Hindi language fantasy action-adventure film written and directed by Ayan Mukerji. Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva starts cast Ranbir Kapoor alongside Amitabh Bachchan, Alia Bhatt, Mouni Roy, Nagarjuna Akkineni, and Shah Rukh Khan (cameo appearance). The film IMDb rating of 5.6 grossed a box office collection of Rs 431 crore ($51 million) making it the 5th highest-grossing Indian film of 2022.
7. Jurassic World Dominion
A part of the famous Jurassic Park franchise, Jurassic World Dominion is a science fiction action film directed by Colin Trevorrow. With a budget of $165-185 million, the film box office collection is $1.003 billion worldwide becoming the 2nd highest-grossing film of 2022. The film stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Laura Dean, Jeff Goldblum, and Sam Neil.
8. K.G.F: Chapter 2
The second Indian film on this list is a Kannada language period action film K.G.F: Chapter 2 written and directed by Prashanth Neel. It is a sequel to K.G.F: chapter 1 one of the most awaited film in India in the year 2022. The film stars Yash as Rocky, Sanjay Dutt (Adheera), Raveena Tandon (Ramika Sen), and Srinidhi Shetty (Reena). The film’s IMDb rating of 8.4, a budget of Rs 100 crore, box office collection of Rs 1,200-1,250 crore and become the highest-grossing Indian film of 2022.
Uncharted is an American action-adventure film directed by Ruben Fleisher. It stars Tom Holland as Nate Drake, Mark Wahlberg (Victor Sully), Antonio Banderas (Santiago Moncada), Sophia Ali (Chloe Frazer), and Tati Gabrille. The film’s IMDb rating is 6.3, and with a budget of $120 million the movie earned a good box office collection of $401.7 million making it the fifth highest-grossing video game film of all time.
Again the American superhero film is based on Marvel comics with the same name Morbius, directed by Daniel Espinosa. The film stars Jared Leto as Morbius, alongside Matt Smith (Milo Morbius), Adria Arjona (Martine Bancroft), Jared Haris, and Tyrese Gibson. The box office collection is $167.5 million with a budget of $75-83 million and an IMDb rating of 5.2.
List of Top 10 Most Searched Movies on Google in India in 2022
The Indian film industry saw many ups and downs in the year 2022, with many big-budget flops, and unexpected hits. The new shift of audiences shows they don’t care about star power anymore. This shows only a good story, high-quality content, and well direction attract the audience into theaters. Not only Bollywood, but South Indian Films also appear in the race for box office collections and critical admiration.
Google has released its year in search 2022 list, and it features films from Bollywood, Kannada, Telugu, and Tamil in the list of the top 10 most searched movies in India in 2022. Check out the movies that made it to the list.
1. Brahmastra: Part One-Shiva
2. K.G.F: Chapter 2
3. The Kashmiri Files
6. Pushpa: The Rise
8. Laal Singh Chaddha
9. Drishyam 2
10. Thor: Love and Thunder
Which of the movies above has been your favorite this year and you are searching for?