There was a time when you had to catch movies in theatres or you might have to wait for a long time to watch them on TV. But not anymore. Thanks to OTT, within weeks of theatre release, movies are now made available on Netflix, Amazon, Hotstar, and other apps. So, in case you missed watching these movies in the theatres, here’s the list of top movies of 2022-2023 that are now available on OTT platforms.
The best movies of 2022-2023, are available on Netflix, Disney+Hotstar, SonyLiv, Amazon Prime Video & More.
1. PS-1 – Prime Video
The movie is based on Kalki Krishnamurthy’s Tamil novel of the same name. The movie brought good news for the movie makers as the period drama received a great response from the critics as well as viewers. From admiring the visuals to the storyline to hard-hitting performances, this movie has many things that left the audience entertained. It is available on Prime Video for you to watch. And, as PS-2 hit the theatres, it is good to give it a try!
2. RRR – Netflix
This super-hit period action drama is set in the 1920s. The movie revolves around two legendary revolutionaries away from their homeland and how they begin fighting for their country. Featuring Jr NTR, Ram Charan, Alia Bhatt, Ajay Devgn, and Shriya Saran, this movie is a must-watch. The movie won many national and international awards including Oscars.
3. Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 – Netflix
Annes Bazmee’s Super-hit film Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 stars Kartik Aaryan, Tabu and Kiara Advani. With the spirit of Manjulika returning, she makes Advani’s body its host to complete her incomplete mission. This movie is one of the most successful movies of 2022. In case you haven’t watched it, do stream it on Netflix.
4. Gangubai Kathiawadi – Netflix
Alia Bhatt-starrer and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s directorial Gangubai Kathiawadi has been released on Netflix. The period drama is centered around Bhatt’s protagonist Gangubai and traces her rise in Mumbai in the 1960s. The film’s plot is based on writer S Hussain Zaidi’s book, the Mafia Queens of Mumbai. The movie won big at Filmfare becoming one of the most successful movies of 2022.
5. Pathan – Prime Video
After a wait of four long years, Shah Rukh Khan finally returned to entertain movie lovers with his blockbuster movie – ‘Pathaan’. As per many reports, the movie made a huge box-office collection and turned out to be the biggest Bollywood hit of all time. After the movie’s success at the box office, many were excited as the Shah Rukh Khan–Deepika Padukone starrer finally released on Prime Video.
6. Selfie – Netflix
Selfiee is the Hindi remake of the 2019 Malayalam-language comedy Driving License that follows famous Bollywood superstar Vijay Kumar, who needs to get a new driver’s license from an RTO officer. However, a misunderstanding leads to a war of words between the two, eventually escalating into a feud that is played out in front of the entire country.
7. KGF: Chapter2 – Amazon Prime Video
One of the most successful movies of 2022, Yash starrer KGF Chapter 2 released on Amazon Prime. In the sequel, the movie revolves around how assassin Rocky, who is now the kingpin of the Kolar Gold Fields, protects his supremacy from those who plan to destroy him. The film also stars Sanjay Dutt, Raveena Tandon, Srinidhi Shetty, and Prakash Raj.
8. Badhai Do – Netflix
Starring Raj Kumar Rao and Bhumi Pedenekar in the main lead role along with Seema Pahwa and others, this comedy-drama is about a marriage of convenience. Shardul Thakur and Suman Singh enter into a marriage of convenience, but chaos ensues when her girlfriend comes to stay with them. The film is directed by Harshvardhan Kulkarni and produced by Junglee Pictures
9. An Action Hero – Netflix
Ayushmann Khurrana and Jaideep Ahlawat’s hilarious and thrilling cat-and-mouse chase left many impressed. The whole internet was buzzing with ‘An Action Hero’ great reviews but even after such positive word-of-mouth, this movie struggled at the box office. In case you haven’t watched it yet, please watch it as the movie won’t disappoint you!
Shehzada, starring Kartik Aaryan, is finally available on OTT. Along with Kartik Aaryan, Kriti Sanon, Manisha Koirala, Paresh Rawal, Ronit Roy, and Sachin Khedekar also appeared in the film. The film is the official Hindi version of Allu Arjun’s superhit Telugu action movie ‘Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo,’ which was released in 2020. Though the movie tanked horribly at the box office, you can still give it a try if you want to!
12. Jug Jug Jeeyo – Prime Video
With a star cast of Anil Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Varun Dhawan, and Kiara Advani, this comedy-drama is a light-hearted take on the complexities of marriage. In case you haven’t watched it yet, you can give it a try!
13. Samrat Prithviraj – Prime Video
Based on the life of Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan, failed to create magic at the box office. This Akshay Kumar starrer failed to impress the audience at multiple levels. In case you want to watch this period film, you can stream it on Prime Video.
14. The Kashmir Files – Zee5
Based on the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits during the Kashmir Insurgency in the 1990s, The Kashmir Files became one of the most talked-about movies of the year. Vivek Agnihotri’s movie stars Anupam Kher, Pallavi Joshi, Darshan Kumar, and Mithun Chakraborty. The movie was a huge success at the box office.
15. Jayeshbhai Jordaar – Amazon Prime
The hard-hitting Ranveer Singh starrer focuses on various social ills. From foeticide to masculine toxicity, this movie is one of the most progressive movies of all time. But, sadly, this well-made movie promoting an important message bombed at the box office. The movie only grossed Rs 23 crores. However, when the movie was released on Amazon Prime, it received a lot of love and appreciation from the audience.
16. Drishyam 2 – Amazon Prime
A sequel to the superhit thriller Drishyam, this movie stars Ajay Devgn in the remake of Jeethu Joseph’s Malayalam movie. After the case involving Vijay and his family was closed seven years ago, a series of unexpected events reveals a truth that could alter the Salgaonkars’ lives forever. In case you missed watching it on theatres, you can now rent it on Amazon Prime.
17. Brahmastra – Disney+Hotstar
Following the success at Box Office, Alia, and Ranbir starrer Brahmastra was released on Disney+ Hotstar. The mythology fiction is a must-watch if you missed it on the big screen earlier.
18. Goodbye – Netflix
Rashmika Mandanna’s Hindi movie debut, Goodbye was released in Theatres in October and has an IMDb rating of 8.1. Advocate Tara Bhalla travels to Chandigarh to meet her father, after learning of her mother’s death. However, the two disagree about the cremation and other ceremonies. There are other issues that give rise to disputes between them and other family members. But despite their differences, they have a few more days under the same roof, will their fights continue or will they find common ground? You can stream it on Netflix.
In case you missed Kantara, one of the most successful movies of 2022, then you can stream it on Netflix. Dealing with the critical issue of land politics and man vs forest, the movie revolves around the local folklore and beliefs in Daivas, regional demigods. An action-thriller, Kantara is the story of Kambala champion – Shiva, who is at loggerheads with a forest officer Murali. Human vs nature is the theme of the movie.