Bored out of your mind and wondering what to watch next? Surprisingly, YouTube has a library of (ad-supported) free movies steaming. Let’s be honest, a majority of the YouTube movies are boring and to find an entertaining one, you may have to go through loads of selection and fast forwarding. Worry not, for we’re here to save your time. Select from our top 6 best Nepali fun, comedy movies that are sure to release your stress and get you to laugh your heart out.
1. JATRA (2016)
Directed by Pradeep Bhattarai, Jatra is a movie with a commendable narration. Shot in the ancient business neighborhood of Ason, three men (Bipin karki, Rabindra Singh Baniya and Rabindra Jha) struggling to make ends meet needs suffer the dilemma of greed and aspiration when a sack of stolen money lands at their doorstep. With witty lines and perfect comic timing, Jatra portrays situational comedy at its best. Will they be able to deal with the money or not? Well, spending a good 144 minute will give you the answer.
2. HOW FUNNY (2016)
Inspector Tej Bahadur Rai (Daya Hang Rai) hires two village girls, Pushpa (Priyanka Karki) and Ramita (Keki Adhikari) to solve the mystery behind the disappearance of a rich girl Heera (Nisha Adhikari). Will they be able to solve the mystery or will their stupidity get in the way? We can’t tell you that, you need to watch the movie to figure that part out yourself. Debut Director Late Nilu Doma Sherpa’s How Funny is definitely a treat for the eyes and gives a taste of the coming –of-age comedy in the Nepalese movie industry.
3. KABADDI (2014)
Kaji (Daya Hang Rai) is madly in love with her Soltini Maiya (Rishma Gurung) but the feeling is not mutual. She calls him a loafer and has a bigger dream to study in town rather than settling with a third grade failed Kaji. She elopes with Bibek (Nischal Basnet) to find her long-gone father and to pursue her dream to Kathmandu. Directed by Ram Babu Gurung, Kabaddi is a fun riot. The climax of the movie unveils whether Kaji gets the love that he has yearned for all his life.
4. KABADDI KABADDI (2015)
This sequel of Kabaddi takes you on a joy ride filled with nothing but laughter. The love of Kaji (Daya Hang Rai) is never ending for his Soltini Maiya (Rishma Gurung). However, Maiya fails to reciprocate Kaji’s feeling and has a new admirer in Bum Kaji (Saugat Malla). The fight between the two men to win the love of Maiya is what Kabaddi Kabaddi is all about. The two hours of entertaining journey directed by Ram Babu Gurung unveils Maiya’s choice in the end.
5. SHATRUGATEY (2018)
The perfect blend of “Maha Jodi”and “Tito Satya” team with a fun filled family entertainment package is Shatrugatey which is beautifully directed by Pradeep Bhattarai. Sandhya (Aanchal Sharma) and Suraj (Paul Shah) are madly in love with each other. Suraj’s Father (Hari Bansa Acharya) is against their wedding because of Sandhya’s corrupted politician father (Ramesh Ranjan). Their life gets further complicated after the arrival of Rahu (Deepak Raj Giri) who is a YouTuber causing chaos. Famous stars such as Priyanka Karki, Deepa Shree Niraula, Madan Krishna Shrestha, Kiran KC, Basundhara Bhusal can also be seen in a pivotal role.
6. SAALI KASKO BHENA KO (2018)
Saali Kasko Bhena Ko is a social drama comedy directed by Bhadra Bhujel. After the death of his wife, Bhena (Wilson Bikram Rai) has a hard time looking after his two kids. His in-laws urge him to get married to Kanchhi (Mariska Pokhrel) his youngest sister-in-law. While Kanchhi is in love with another guy the other Saali – Maili (Rajani Gurung) who has been away from her husband for the past 10 years secretly loves Bhena. The movie revolves around these three characters and keeps the audience glued to their seat to figure out which Saali will Bhena get.