Weekend watchlist: Check out these new OTT releases to binge this weekend!

All of the big OTT releases are listed below.

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It’s August’s final week. So far this month, we’ve had some amazing announcements, and things are about to get much better. There are some big releases coming out this week on Indian OTT platforms, as well as some new, lesser-known ones. In any case, with these movies and web series premiering this week, your weekly amusement is in good hands.

All of the big OTT releases are listed below.

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Cruella:

Cruella, starring Academy Award winner Emma Stone, is a brand-new Disney feature film set in the 1970s. The film depicts a young girl who is driven to make her mark in the world.

Release date: 27 August
Streaming platform: Disney+ Hotstar

The Empire Season 1:

Since its announcement, this historical fiction series has been on everyone’s mind. With a celebrity cast that includes Kunal Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, and Drashti Dhami, it is one of the most anticipated OTT releases this week. The big premise centres on Babur, India’s first Mughal Emperor.

Release date: 27 August
Streaming platform: Disney+ Hotstar

He’s All That:

He’s All That is a young romantic comedy from the United States. She’s All That is a gender-swapped remake of the classic film. Mark Waters is the director of the film.

Release date: 27 August
Streaming platform: Netflix

Pidikittapulli:

Pidikittapulli is a Malayalam thriller comedy released in 2019. Ahaana Krishna and Baiju Jhonson appear in the movie. Jishnu Sreekandan directed the film.

Release date: 27 August
Streaming platform: JioCinema

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Thimmarusu:

Sharan Koppisetty directs Thimmarusu, a Telugu-language legal-crime thriller. It stars Satyadev and Priyanka Jawalkar in the key roles, as well as Kanchara and Viva Harsha, among others. The film was first released in theatres on July 30, 2021. Thimmarusu, which was released in theatres earlier this week, is one of the main OTT releases that everyone is anticipating this week.

Release date: 28 August
Streaming platform: Netflix


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