Netflix will debut two new Indian titles on Friday, May 14, scroll below to find them, along with these brilliant new shows and movies on its platform. These title releases coincide with the release of a new Indian Amazon Original series: The last hour. Created, written and produced by Amit Kumar and Anupama Minz, the series stars Sanjay Kapoor, Shahana Goswami, Karma Takapa, Shaylee Krishen, Raima Sen, Robin Tamang and Mandakini Goswami in a horror thriller setting in a small Himalayan town. Needless to say, we’re saving the show for the 2-day weekend binge. Scroll to see which other titles on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube, and ZEE5 made it into this binge list.
10 new movies and shows to watch this weekend on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube and ZEE5
1. MINARI – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO
Minari is an Oscar-winning South Korean film. It takes the audience on a realistic journey of the American Dream from the eyes of an immigrant. The plot follows Steve Yeung as the father of an Asian family who moves to the Midwestern United States to grow exotic Korean fruit and climb the social ladder.
2. THE LAST HOUR – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO
Located in a small, rocky mountain town, The last hour is the first-ever Indian supernatural crime thriller series from Amazon Prime Video in which a shaman (healer) and a police officer team up to track down a mysterious killer.
3. KARNAN – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO
Class conflict is the basis of this Mari Selvaraj director’s plot. In the Tamil film, Dhanush stars as a young, intrepid boy who leads the fight for equality in his village and marginalized communities.
4. ALMA MATTERS: WITHIN THE IIT DREAM – NETFLIX
Alma Matters: Inside the IIT Dream is a three-part docu series that takes you on a journey through the real life of IIT alumni and what their time was like at the prestigious institution. The series also features an in-depth interview with comedian Biswa Kalyan Rath, an IIT alumnus.
5. CINEMA BANDI – NETFLIX
Two friends find an expensive camera in the backseat of their rickshaw and decide to record their lives in a feature film format in this Telugu film.
6. MARKET DOWN HAI – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO
Gaurav Gupta, a “dentist by trade, husband of possession and comedian through the recession” recounts funny incidents and stories from his life in this new stand-up comedy show.
7. ASPIRANTS – YOUTUBE
TVFs Aspirants follows the lives of three UPSC aspirants and friends, Abhilash, Shwetketu (SK) and Guri in Delhi, effectively navigating different timelines in their respective lives to present a heartwarming story of friendship. If you’ve already visited this web series, check out these similar titles.
8. RADHE – ZEE5
Directed by Prabhu Deva, Radhe starring Salman Khan alongside Disha Patani, Randeep Hooda and Jackie Shroff in a quintessential Bollywood action drama plot of a hero agent who pits his worst nemesis.
9. WONDER WOMAN 1984 – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO
Wonder Woman 1984, the sequel to the 2017 Wonder Woman, now streams in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on Amazon Prime Video. Directed by Patty Jenkins, the film follows the titular character, played by Gal Gadot, against super villains: Max Lord and Cheetah.
10. NENJAM MARAPPATHILLAI – ZEE5
Nenjam Marappathillai is a Tamil horror thriller film written and directed by Selvaraghavan. It features SJ Suryah and Regina Cassandra in the lead roles, and takes viewers on an unexpected journey of lust and sin.
10 movies and shows to tune in on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and more this weekend to get up and relax
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