What to watch on Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar and Amazon Prime Video this weekend
We are back with your weekend watchlist! From Kantara to Khakee: The Bihar Chapter, we bring to you all that you need to start binging at the soonest.
By Zinia Bandyopadhyay: The weekend is almost here and we know that there is one question you might be struggling with- what to watch while lazying around at home? This week, we are spoiled for choices, but here’s a complete list of titles that were released this week across all OTT platforms. From Kantara to Chup to the web series,Khakee: The Bihar Chapter, check out the list and see what you are in the mood for!
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Kantara is an action drama written, directed and acted by Rishab Shetty. The film also features Achyuth Kumar, Kishore, Sapthami Gowda and Pramod Shetty in important roles. The film is a perfect blend of folklore and mythology.
The People We Hate At The Wedding
Claire Scanlon's directorial is an entertaining family drama that revolves around siblings – Alice (Kristen Bell) and Paul (Ben Platt). The story follows them reluctantly agreeing to attend their half-sister’s wedding. It released on November 22.
Animal Kingdom Season 6
The final season of Animal Kingdom will take an interesting turn. The drama, which is released on November 23, offers action, thrill, suspense and entertainment.
Khakee: The Bihar Chapter
Neeraj Pandey’s latest web series revolves around a principled cop, who tries to hunt down a heartless criminal. Its cast is headlined by Karan Tacker and Avinash Tiwary. Khakee: The Bihar Chapter premiered on Netflix on Friday, November 25.
The Gujarati-language feature film recently became the talk of the town when it was selected as India’s official entry to the Oscars. Chhello Show, which was released in theatres in October, premiered on Netflix on Friday, November 25.
The comedy horror series is a spin-off from The Addams Family and features Jenna Ortega in the titular role. It was released on Netflix on Wednesday, November 23.
The Sally El Hosaini-helmed film revolves around two sisters who embark on a dangerous voyage and ultimately become heroes because of their swimming skills. The film’s cast is headlined by Manal Issa and Nathalie Issa. The Swimmers was released on Netflix on Wednesday, November 23.
Director Liju Krishna's Padavettu is a political actioner starring Nivin Pauly, Aditi Balan and Shammi Thilakan. The film showcases the story of an oppressed community from northern Kerala.
Chup: Revenge Of An Artist
The R.Balki film is about a killer who is out there to hunt film critics. Starring Dulquer Salmaan, Sunny Deol, and Shreya Dhanwanthary, it is streaming on Zee5 from November 25.
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Sivakarthikeyan's Prince is directed by KV Anudeep of Jathi Ratnalu fame. The film is a rollicking comedy with a simple message about humanity. The film also features Sathyaraj and Maria Ryaboshapka.
Elton John Live: Farewell from Dodger Stadium
The music legend Elton John was joined by Dua Lipa at Dodger Stadium in L.A. for the final show of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road North American tour. Elton and Lipa proceeded to perform Cold Heart, their 2021 duet that mashes up lyrics from John's Rocket Man. The show was live-streamed on November 21.
Shaq: Season 1
Featuring a series of revealing interviews with Shaquille O’Neal, the four-part documentary series tells the story of a basketball legend whose larger-than-life personality transcended the sport and made him an icon. The series will premiere on November 24, 2022, on Disney+ Hotstar.
The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special
The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special is a television special written and directed by James Gunn for the streaming service Disney+. It is based on the Marvel Comics superhero team Guardians of the Galaxy. The series will release on November 25, 2022, on the giant streamer.
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Girls Hostel Season 3
The popular show involving friendship, challenges and rivalry is back wth its third season. Starring Ahsaas Channa, Srishti Shrivastava, Parul Gulati, Simran Natekar, Trupti Khamkar, Jayati Bhatia, Kareema Barry, Tanvi Lehr Sonigra and Akash Thapa, the show is streaming on Sony LIV from November 25.
Director Deepthi Ganta's Meet Cute is a Telugu anthology consisting of five short films. The feel-good entertainer is about strange encounters, which eventually blossom into great relationships.
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Home Economics Season 3
The series is based on a modern-day family, including the frustrating relationship between three adult siblings: Tom, the middle-class writer; Connor, the little brother, and Sarah, the do-good sister. The series will release on Lionsgate on November 25, 2022.
An upcoming American action film directed by Chuck Russell and written by Corey Large and Edward John Drake, stars Bruce Willis, John Travolta, and Praya Lundberg. It will release on November 25, 2022.
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Released on November 23, Mea Culpa is about a police inspector and his former colleague who are investigating a series of murders. It is a 35-episode series.
Releasing on November 26, this slice-of-life drama follows the life of three 30-year-old best friends as they deal with personal issues, love and friendships.
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When a scientist vanishes across the Colombia-Venezuela border, her brother and her husband—both elite U.S. Army commandos— take the responsibility of finding her amid a guerilla war. Starring Luke Evans, Michiel Huisman, and Jessica Collins, the show is streaming on Apple TV+.