Having a troublesome boss is a cliche in real life and we all are tired of it. But in movies, this genre is explored in a variety of ways. From romantic comedy to high seriousness here are 7 movies that would help you to blow that steam out of your system.
1. Rocket Singh
Why don’t we begin with something fun? Here is a story of a salesman who finds it extremely hard to get his life moving, his heart just won’t listen to his boss’ mind. Being one of the early works of Ranbir Kapoor there is a possibility that you might have missed this one. If you seek a heartwarming story explore this one.
2. Band Baaja Baaraat
There is a high probability that you would have already watched it. Though if you haven’t then you might want to check this Bollywood’s YOLO take on a job. It is fun and romantic and satisfying. Who wouldn’t wanna retaliate against their boss?
This one is a masterpiece that failed to go under people’s radar. It has one of the best performances ever that Bollywood has to offer. This is Rajkumar Rao’s best work. The movie is biographical; Shahid Azmi was a human rights activist and a lawyer who was assassinated in 2010. He was a self-made man, going against the odds where normal people become hopeless. Though a very serious movie, it is more in the motivational wagon rather than a depressing one.
You like Varun Dhawan. You can’t stand Varun Dhawan. It doesn’t matter which side you belong because this amazing actor has proved that he can come out of his skin to wear any role that you would throw at him. Hate your job? Your boss? Waiting to fall in love? Or even question love and human morality altogether? This one has it all.
5. Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Ever wondered where did that Magic disappear through this journey from childhood to adulthood. Has life become too monotonous for you? Would you dare to have an adventure? This one could be a start. A solace to the soul.
6. The Proposal
Does a hate-love relationship sound right to you? Well, things could turn out to be that way somehow. Check out this movie which shows brimming love in most awkward situations.
7. Horrible Bosses
Hate your boss? Wait! you do right? They can be heartless, manipulators, control freaks and impossibly demanding. Take a spin on their plan to get rid of them all. But does it work? A comedy that should strike chords with you. If you like this one then it is important to know that this one has a sequel too.
8. The Devil Wears Prada
This movie came in 2006 and since then it has become a classic hit that stands against the autocracy of all the bosses. It is about an intern who gets bullied by her boss. How whimsical can bosses be! Phew! thank god we can enjoy this movie with our popcorn from a safe distance.
Now, this is what we call being true to your job. If you hate your job then listen to Jake Gyllenhaal and make sure no one ever dares to stand in your way again. Caution! the movie contains graphic scenes, blood oh yeah! you know what I mean. This is the psycho territory.
Since we are treading those weird genres then you might wanna check this one out too. So many people love this movie, including me, and there is a reason for that. If you are boiling with the frustration I would say welcome to the hood.