2020, as a year for us binge-watchers, has been great. With the turn of the calendar, came a swift release of movies and shows on OTT. Crime Thrillers have huge popularity among fans.
While everyone is hooked to Money Heist or Breaking Bad right now, can we take a moment to appreciate some of the best crime series produced in India? Be it suspense, gut-wrenching murders, crimes that send chills down your spine, these Indian web series have it all.
If you are searching for the best Indian Crime thrillers, then your search is over. Check out the best Indian crime thrillers to watch in 2020.
Best Indian Crime Thrillers To Watch in 2020
1. Special Ops (Disney+ Hotstar)
Special Ops follows a team at an intelligence agency where the head believes that all the terrorist attacks in the country have a common thread.
The storytelling here by Neeraj Pandey keeps you glued to your seat. In long-format shows, it is hard to keep the audience interested for multiple hours, but Special Ops does the job quite well.
The show depicts the dark, dirty side of the Purvanchal region of Uttar Pradesh.
The story takes off from where it left. Now, Guddu along with Golu, Sweety’s sister plan revenge against Munna and his father, Kaleen. Guddu faces a threat from Rati Shankar’s son as he killed his father in season 1.
3. The Family Man
The Family Man is one of the most-watched ever Indian Web Series. This Action-oriented drama was Raj and DK who also directed this epic series. Fans have a huge craze for it.
Viewers are desperately waiting for the next season. Earlier it was supposed to come in July but the Corona epidemic delayed its release.
4. Asur (Voot Select)
Asur tries to blend mythology and crime and presents a thrilling series. While there are some stark inconsistencies in the show’s plotline, the presentation is intriguing enough to make you binge this at once.
The story follows a cop who has been kidnapped by a mythical serial-killer like figure. The show stars Arshad Warsi, Barun Sobti, Sharib Hashmi among others.
5. Breathe: Into The Shadows
After making us wait for 2 years, Amazon Prime’s ‘Breathe’ is back with its second season- ‘Breathe: Into The Shadows’.
The 12-episode thriller is about a couple’s search for their missing daughter, and the manipulation that they face at the hands of a masked kidnapper. Abhishek plays a psychiatrist named Avinash, while Nithya Menen plays his wife Abha, a chef at a five-star hotel.