In a delightful treat for horror movie enthusiasts with a penchant for laughter, we have curated a spine-chilling collection of the best Hindi horror comedy movies on Netflix. These movies will provide the perfect blend of scares and laughs. Among the top picks are Chandramukhi 2, Roohi, and, more promising, a rollercoaster ride of supernatural thrills coupled with rib-tickling moments.
Chandramukhi 2, a 2023 Indian Tamil-language comedy horror film, directed by P. Vasu and produced by Lyca Productions, resurrects the haunting tale of the original Chandramukhi (2005). The film follows the family of Ranganayaki, matriarch of a wealthy family. It shows how she grapples with misfortunes, mysterious fires, and possession by the vengeful spirit -Chandramukhi.
The story weaves through family secrets, ancient temples, and a battle between spirits. All this is done while keeping a delicate balance of humor. Raghava Lawrence, alongside Kangana Ranaut and Lakshmi Menon, shines in a dual role, making Chandramukhi 2 a must-watch for horror comedy enthusiasts.
Roohi, a 2021 Indian Hindi-language comedy horror film. It is directed by Hardik Mehta and produced by Maddock Films and takes the horror comedy genre to new heights. It stars Rajkummar Rao, Janhvi Kapoor, and Varun Sharma. The film introduces audiences to a ghost with a penchant for abducting brides on their honeymoons.
The film’s unique premise sets the stage for a laughter-filled yet eerie cinematic experience. It is centered around a ghost seeking marriage along with the possessed bride, . Roohi promises an entertaining ride through the world of spooks and laughter.
Stree, a 2018 Indian Hindi-language comedy horror film directed by Amar Kaushik, weaves a story around the urban legend of Nale Ba. The plot, based on an Indian folk legend, follows the mysterious female ghost Stree, who abducts men during a religious festival. To protect themselves, the town’s members resort to writing “O Stree, come tomorrow” on their homes.
Starring Shraddha Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao, and Pankaj Tripathi, Stree not only delivers spine-tingling scares but also cleverly incorporates humor into the ghostly tale. The film’s unique take on folklore and its seamless blend of horror and comedy make it a standout in the genre.
Bhool Bhulaiyya 2
Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, a standalone sequel to the 2007 hit, introduces audiences to a fresh dose of horror-comedy. Directed by Priyadarshan and starring Tabu, Kartik Aaryan, and Kiara Advani, the film revolves around Ruhaan Randhawa’s endeavor to deal with the malevolent spirit Manjulika.
The film, loosely based on the Malayalam film Geethaanjali and inspired by Agatha Christie’s novel Elephants Can Remember, promises a rollercoaster of emotions. With elements of romance, comedy, and supernatural suspense, Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 adds a new dimension to horror comedy on Netflix.
Chamatkar, a 1992 Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy fantasy film directed by Rajiv Mehra, rounds off Netflix’s horror comedy showcase. The film stars Naseeruddin Shah, Shah Rukh Khan, and Urmila Matondkar. It revolves around Sunder Srivastava’s encounters with the ghost Marco. Marco is on a quest for redemption for his past sins.
This horror comedy, with its blend of romance, comedy, and supernatural elements, showcases the transformative journey of Sunder as he aids the ghost Marco in finding peace. Chamatkar offers a nostalgic touch to the horror comedy genre, marking it as a timeless classic.
This lineup is a must-watch for anyone seeking a thrilling and humorous cinematic experience. So, dim the lights, grab some popcorn, and get ready for a spooky yet sidesplitting movie marathon on Netflix!