Top 5 OTT shows to binge watch online this weekend on Netflix, Amazon Prime- The Family Man, Delhi Crime, more

    If you’re wondering what to watch this weekend, we have curated a list of 5 binge worthy shows on Netflix, Zee5 and Amazon Prime Videos. List includes The Family Man, Delhi Crime, Rangbaaz and more.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Aug 20 2022, 15:01 IST
    OTT releases: Top 5 Weekend Binge-worthy movies – The Kashmir Files, Beast, Pushpa, more
    Gangubai Kathiawadi
    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)
    The Kashmir Files
    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)
    Beast movie
    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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    Check out these top 5 shows to binge watch this weekend. Just check this list which includes The Family Man, Delhi Crime, Rangbaaz and more (Prime Videos India YouTube)

    If you're not a fan of movies or have already watched all the good one's on various OTT platforms, then you need to try the flavor of Indian web series. These new-age shows are nothing like the soap operas you grew up watching on television. The stories are more dynamic, the characters are fleshed out and the plot keeps you hooked to your seats. And the best part? You can finish binge watching them in one weekend easily. Today's list includes some of the biggest gems to come out of Amazon Prime Videos, Netflix and Zee5. So, don't wonder what to watch online, just check out these OTT shows below.

    The Family Man on Amazon Prime Videos

    Not to be confused with the American animated satire, The Family Man is a story about a middle-class man who is juggling his life between being a full time husband and a father on one side and a being a spy in the special cell of the National Intelligence Agency on the other. The story is a good mix of thriller, comedy, drama and action and most of it is grounded in reality. The show stars Manoj Bajpayee, Priyamani, Sharib Hashmi, Neeraj Madhav and others.

    Delhi Crime on Netflix

    This crime drama series is based on a Delhi gang rape case. It follows the Delhi Police investigation into finding the men responsible for the heinous crime. The show can be dark and often uncomfortable to watch but will keep you glued to your seats with the suspense it builds. It stars Shefali Shah, Rasika Dugal, Adil Hussain in lead roles.

    Rangbaaz on Zee5

    Set against the backdrop of Gorakhpur in the 1990s, the show is based on the true story of Shri Prakash Shukla, a notorious gangster and one of the most wanted criminals of the city. It is a gritty tale of how the path of crime is taken by an underprivileged guy who gets consumed by it. The show features Saqib Saleem, Aahana Kumra, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Ravi Kishan, Ranvir Shorey, Jimmy Sheirgill, Gul Panag and others.

    Panchayat on Amazon Prime Videos

    The story of Panchayat takes place in Uttar Pradesh where due to lack of jobs Abhishek, played by Jitendra Kumar, is forced to take up the position of a Panchayat secretary in a remote village called Phulera. This is your classic slice-of-life story where every episode is an event in itself and usually, everything ends on a happy note. The show still captures the essence of rural life and simpler emotions. It stars Jitendra Kumar, Pooja Singh, Chandan Roy, Neena Gupta, Raghubir Yadav, Faisal Malik in main roles.

    She on Netflix

    Aaditi Pahonkar plays the role of Bhumika Pardeshi as she continues her journey towards empowerment and her twisted love interest. Written by Imtiaz Ali, the crime thriller delves deeper into the world of crime and drugs. Kishore Kumar G, Vishwas Kini, Shivani Rangole and others play the lead roles.

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