Netflix has announced 12 films and 5 originals that will be releasing on the platform which includes Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl, Ludo, Torbaaz, Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare, Class Of 83, Ginny Weds Sunny, Tribhanga: Tedi Medhi Crazy, Kaali Khuhi, Bombay Rose, Serious Man, AK Vs Ak, Raat Akeli Hai.
There are some Bollywood Biggies that were scheduled to release on theatres but the coronavirus pandemic forced the makers to head for an OTT release. The online streaming Giant has started to walk on the path of its contemporaries Amazon Prime Video and Disney Plus Hotstar. Here we will look at some awaited Bollywood movies that will now be releasing on Netflix:
Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl- The much awaited Biographical movie of Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl will now be releasing on Netflix on 12th August. The movie is directed by Sharan Sharma and written by him and Nikhil Malhotra. The movie is produced by Dharma Production & Zee Studios. The movie also features Pankaj Tripathi, Angad Bedi, Vineet Kumar Singh and Manav Vij. The movie was originally scheduled to release on 13th March 2020, but later postponed to 24th April. Seeing no hope, when things will get back to normal the makers had to finally head for an OTT release.
LUDO: Ludo is an upcoming Indian dark anthology comedy film written and directed by Anurag Basu. The movie stars Abhishek Bachchan, Rajkumar Rao, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Sanya Malhotra, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Asha Negi and Pankaj Tripathi. The music of the film is given by Pritam & team and is produced by T-Series and Anurag Basu Production.
TORBAAZ: TORBAAZ is an action thriller film starring Sanjay Dutt as an Army Officer and directed by Girish Malik. The film is produced by Raju Chadha, Rahul Mittra, Puneet Singh and Girish Malik. The movie filming began back on 2017. The movie will depict the hard reality of Afghanistan revolving around child suicide bombers. This will be Dutt’s third release on OTT after Bhuj: The Pride Of India and Sadak 2.
Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare: Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare starring Bhumi Pednekar and Konkona Sen Sharma will now be releasing on Netflix. The film was premiered on 24th Busan International Film Festival. The movie is produced under the banner of Balaji Telefilms and was earlier scheduled to release on May, but the Covid-19 pandemic became a reason for the makers to go for an OTT release. The story is about two cousins and their journey to freedom.
Class Of 83– Class of 83 is an upcoming Indian drama film produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment. The movie stars Bobby Deol in lead. The story is based on the book ‘Class Of 83’ by Sayyed Yunus Hussain Zaidi and will portray the life of a policeman and his struggle.
Serious Man: The movie is an adaptation of Manu Joseph’s book ‘Serious Man’ starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui in lead. The movie is directed by Sudhir Mishra and produced by Bombay Fables and Cineraas Entertainment. The movie will portray the journey of wily slum dweller.
Raat Aakeli Hai: Raat Akeli Hai is a crime thriller starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Radhika Apte and is directorial debut of Honey Trehan.
Tribhanga: Tribhanga is an upcoming Netflix movie produced by Ajay Devgn, starring Kajol, Tanvi Azmi and Mithila Palkar in lead. The movie is directed by Renuka Sahahne and will depict the life of three different women of different generation belonging to same family.
Bombay Rose: With Bombay Rose Netflix India will serve its audience something different. It is an Indian animated film written, directed and edited by Gitanjali Rao. The film was premiered at Venice Film Festival in 2019 and 2019 Toronto International Film Festival and was loved by the audience. The film shows the journey of flower seller and his tale of love.
Ginny Weds Sunny: Ginny Weds Sunny is an Indian romantic comedy film that will be streamed on Netflix India. The film stars Yami Gautam and Vikrant Massey in lead. The movie is directed by Puneet Khanna and produced by Vinod Bachchan.