New OTT Releases This Week: Rocket Boys 2, Kuttey, Shadow and Bone 2, Writer Padmabhushan, Am I Next

Check out the new OTT releases of the week including Black Adam, Rocket Boys 2, Kuttey, Shadow and Bone Season 2 and more.

| Updated on: Mar 16 2023, 08:44 IST
OTT releases: Top 5 Weekend Binge-worthy movies – The Kashmir Files, Beast, Pushpa, more
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1/5 Gangubai Kathiawadi on Netflix - This biographical crime drama is directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and stars Alia Bhatt in the titular role. The movie is loosely based on the true story of Gangubai Harjivandas, popularly known as Gangubai Kothewali, whose life was documented in the book ‘Mafia Queens of Mumbai’ written by S. Hussain Zaidi. (Pen Movies YouTube)
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2/5 The Kashmir Files on Zee5 - The movie released on March 11 and ever since it has been shrouded in controversies and polarized opinions. The movie portrays the story of violence against Kashmiri Pandits in 1990. With this movie, Zee5 has also become the first OTT platform to release the film with Indian sign language (ISL) interpretation. The movie debuts today! Make sure to watch it on its day one of OTT release. (Zee Studios)
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3/5 Beast on Netflix - This Tamil-language action-comedy blockbuster starring Thalapathy Vijay and Pooja Hegde in lead roles is second on our list of top 5 movies to watch this week. The Nelson directed film hit the theaters on April 13. The story revolves around an ex-RAW agent whose mission is to rescue people held hostage in a shopping mall by terrorists. The movie was released on the OTT platform on May 11. (Sun TV YouTube)
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4/5 Pushpa: The Rise on Amazon Prime Videos – Directed by Sukumar, this action drama film stars Allu Arjun in the leading role along with Fahadh Faasil and Rashmika Mandanna. The movie, which is the first of two parts, depicts the rise of a coolie in the smuggling syndicate of red sandalwood. (Goldmines YouTube)
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5/5 Kaun Pravin Tambe on Disney+ Hotstar – This biographical sports drama is based on the life of the cricketer Pravin Tambe who started his cricket career at the age of 41. Shreyas Talpade plays the titular character in this heartfelt movie. (DisneyPlus Hotstar YouTube)
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Rocket Boys Season 2 premieres on OTT platform this week. (Sony LIV)

Wondering what to binge watch this week? A new batch of movies and shows will premiere online to watch this weekend on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney+ Hotstar, and other OTT platforms. March has seen a lot of OTT releases already in various Indian languages. Yet another season of Rocket Boys arrives this week and Black Adam finally premieres. Movies such as Kuttey and Writer Padmabhushan are all set to arrive on OTT while popular shows like Shadow and Bone Season 2 will also return.

Read on to find out the best OTT releases this week that are sure to make your weekend worthwhile.

1. Black Adam – Amazon Prime Video (March 15)

Black Adam is a spin-off to the 2019 movie Shazam. Black Adam is an ancient human with superpowers who is released from his magic imprisonment by a group of archeologists who intend to free the nation of Kahndaq from the crime syndicate Intergang.

2. Kuttey – Netflix (March 16)

Kuttey focuses on the story of three unruly gangs who coincidentally cross each other's paths on a rainy night in Mumbai's outskirts with aligned objectives and in pursuit of a van that contains millions of dollars. The film has an ensemble cast starring Tabu, Arjun Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Radhika Madan, Konkona Sen Sharma in pivotal roles.

3. Rocket Boys Season 2 – Sony LIV (March 16)

Based on the life of great Indian scientists Dr. Homi J. Bhabha and Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, the second season of Rocket Boys will see Jim Sarbh and Ishwak Singh reprise their roles. Dr. Homi J Bhabha and Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, who successfully stepped into Indian Space Program, will now embark on one of the most important space explorations ever undertaken in the country.

4. Writer Padmabhushan – ZEE5 (March 17)

Writer Padmabhushan stars Suhas who portrays a struggling writer with financial difficulties. It is a journey of a man and his struggles from a small Vijayawada background who goes on to become a renowned author.

5. Am I Next - ZEE5 (March 17)

Am I Next follows the story of a 14-year-old girl who, after being sexually abused, finds herself pregnant and her life takes a sudden turn for the worse. However, with the help of her family, she starts a legal fight for the right to terminate the pregnancy.

6. Vaathi – Netflix (March 17)

Thirupathi, a private school owner, aims to eliminate government schools and attract their students to his institution. However, Balamurugan (played by Dhanush), a qualified teacher, challenges Thirupathi's plan by teaching government school students to excel in exams. Thirupathi challenges Balamurugan to secure TNPCEE ranks. The story follows whether Balamurugan succeeds or not.

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First Published Date: 15 Mar, 16:53 IST