This is probably the biggest digital clash in Indian OTT history. 3 highly anticipated movies are releasing on the very same date on different streaming platforms. As an audience, if you are confused on what to watch on July 31, Shakuntala Devi, Lootcase or Raat Akeli Hai then this article will surely help you.
Look all the three movies are very different from each other. One is a lightweight biographical drama, another is a high intense crime thriller and the other is a hilariously funny comedy movie. You have so many options, you can go for anyone you would like to watch.
LOOTCASE (DISNEY+ HOTSTAR)
Lootcase is a hindi language comedy drama directed by Rajesh Krishnan, who previously worked in TVF Tripling as a director. The starcast includes talented actors like Kunal Khemu, Vijay Raaz, Ranvir Shorey, Gajraj Rao and Rasika Dugal in important roles. Yesterday, the official trailer of Lootcase was released.
The trailer presented us some of the best comedy scenes in recent times. The premise of the film seems very funny and interesting from its first look. So, if you want to watch a high paced comedy film then this will be a good watch for sure.
RAAT AKELI HAI (NETFLIX)
Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer Raat Akeli Hai is a high intense crime thriller directed by Honey Trehan. The first look poster of the film was released yesterday in Netflix’s big announcement. The first official trailer was released today, which gave us a better look on how the film is going to be.
The film is a story about a small town cop, Jatil Yadav played by Nawazuddin Siddiqui who is assigned to investigate the death of a local politician. The case of the murder mystery gets complicated by the victim’s secretive family and Yadav’s own conflicted heart.
SHAKUNTALA DEVI (AMAZON PRIME VIDEO)
The most awaited biographical drama of Shakuntala Devi is now going to premiere on Amazon Prime Video. The film stars Vidya Balan in the titular role. It follows the life of Shakuntala Devi, a Human calculator who became famous by her extraordinary calculation skills and reformative books.
This film is directed by Anu Menon, who previously worked in London Paris New York (2012). The film also stars Sanya Malhotra, Amit Sadh and Jisshu Sengupta in important roles. The trailer of Shakuntala Devi received mixed reviews from the audience but the buzz for the film is still very high.
There’s one more release on the same weekend, that will interest you more. Yaara starring Vidyut Jammwal in lead is an action drama directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia. The film is about a gang of 4 friends who were very criminally charming and dangerous. You can see the film on Zee5. It will be premiering on July 30 exclusively.