As theatres in India have reopened, all eyes will be on OTT platforms on how will they keep attracting cine lovers. OTT platforms have emerged as the biggest source of entertainment in the last two years. Every week several movies and shows premiere on streaming platforms. This week too we will see the release of some anticipated movies and shows. Here’s a look at a list of the top 5 movies and shows releasing this week on Indian OTT platforms.
Red Notice (Streaming on Netflix from Nov 12)
Gal Gadot, Ryan Reynolds and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, the three big-ticket stars of Hollywood are coming together for a Netflix original action movie.
The Netflix summary of the movie reads, “An FBI profiler pursuing the world’s most wanted art thief becomes his reluctant partner in crime to catch an elusive crook who’s always one step ahead.”
Directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber, Red Notice premieres on Netflix on Nov 12, 2021.
Jungle Cruise (Streaming on Disney+ Hotstar from Nov 12)
Starring Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt and Édgar Ramírez in lead roles, Jungle Cruise is a fantasy adventure movie. It follows the captain of a small riverboat who takes a scientist and her brother through a jungle in search of the Tree of Life. Dwayne Johnson starrer will stream on Disney+ Hotstar on Nov 12, 2021.
Special Ops 1.5 (Streaming on Disney+ Hotstar from Nov 12)
This is probably the biggest release of the week on the Indian OTT space. Special Ops 1.5: The Himmat Story is a spinoff to the action thriller series Special Ops released last year. The 3-episode show will focus on Himmat Singh’s juvenile years as a RAW agent.
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (Streaming on Disney+ Hotstar from Nov 12)
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is an American superhero movie based on Marvel Comics featuring the character Shang-Chi. The movie stars Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, who must face the past he thought he left behind when he is drawn into the web of the mysterious Ten Rings organization.
It is the 25th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The movie made its theatrical debut on September 3. Now Disney Plus is releasing it on digital platforms. In India, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings will release in Hindi, English, Tamil and Telugu.
Squad (Streaming on ZEE5 from Nov 12)
This ZEE5 Original film tells the exciting story of an STF squad tasked with the responsibility of protecting the granddaughter of a renowned scientist, who holds the blueprint of a mortal cyborg programme.
Directed by Nilesh Sahay, Squad stars Rinzing Denzongpa, Malvika Raj, Pooja Batra and Mohan Kapur.