Here are 5 new movies to watch on OTT this weekend
Indian movies never fail to impress us. With this new trend of movies releasing on OTT platforms after their theatrical releases, it has become even more convenient and accessible for people to watch their favorite movies from the comfort of their homes which they would have otherwise missed due to a busy schedule. It is not wrong to say that the best thing the pandemic has given us is the high demand for OTTs which have now become our best companions.
Popular theatrically released movies like VikramName, Major, with more set to hit OTT in July. In the meantime, we’ve curated a list of movies to watch on OTT that have already been released and look promising.
Movies to watch on OTT
Akshay Kumar stars in historical drama Samrat Prithviraj, which is based on the life of the influential king, Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan. Akshay plays Prithviraj Chauhan in the film, who valiantly resisted the brutal invader Muhammad Ghori. Manushi Chillar made her Bollywood acting debut as Sanyogita in this film.
The other actors in the film are Sanjay Dutt, Sonu Sood, Manav Vij, Ashutosh Rana and Sakshi Tanwar. The film was released in theaters on June 3, 2022. On July 1, Amazon Prime began offering the film, directed by Dr. Chandraprakash Dwivedi, for streaming.
Anek, starring Ayushmann Khurrana, is currently streaming on Netflix, nearly a month after its theatrical premiere. Geopolitical concerns affecting the northeastern region of the country are at the center of Anek.
Critics and viewers had mixed unfavorable opinions of the film. Critics claimed that the film only scratched the surface of the real concerns and was unable to explore the political environment in depth.
Anubhav Sinha Anek underperformed at the box office and was overtaken by Kartik Aaryan Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 In place. JD Chakravarthy, Andrea Kevichüsa, Deeplina Deka, Manoj Pahwa and Kumud Mishra also starred in the film Anek.
Jayeshbhai Jordaar was directed by Divyang Thakkar. It stars Boman Irani, Ratna Pathak Shah, Ranveer Singh and Shalini Pandey in the key roles.
To fight against female infanticide, Jayeshbhai Jordaar revolves around the son of a Gujarati sarpanch who defies his patriarchal family in order to save his unborn daughter. With its socially relevant narrative, the film might have a better effect on audiences online than at the box office.
Ranveer Singh plays the role of a father for the very first time in this film which mixes humour, drama and emotions. The actors give outstanding performances. The film is currently streaming on Amazon Prime.
The film Virata Parvam, starring Rana Daggubati and Sai Pallavi, hit theaters on June 17. A lot of people really liked the movie when it hit theaters. The film chronicles everything that happens in Venella’s (Sai Pallavi) quest to see Ravanna (Rana Daggubati), what happens after she joins his movement, and how it all ends.
Other actors in supporting roles include Priyamani, Nandita Das, Naveen Chandra, Zarina Wahab, Easwari Rao, Sai Chand, Nivetha Pethuraj, Jagadeesh Prathap Bandari, Sai Prasanna and many more. It is now streaming on Netflix.
put on, a coming-of-age romantic comedy-drama starring Tamil actor Sivakarthikeyan and directed by Cibi Chakravarthi, follows a young man through college to marriage. Actors Sivakarthikeyan, Priyanka Arulmohan, SJ Suryah, Samuthirakani and Soori deliver outstanding performances in this vibrant film.
The film revolves around Chakaravarthi (Sivakarthikeyan), a man who tries to visit the college he attended with great difficulty. It tells the story of his time in college and his quarrel with his teacher Bhoominathan while driving. The main plot of the story revolves around the cause of his despair and his time at college. It is available to watch on the OTT Netflix platform
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