Excitement is in the air as we gear up for an exhilarating week filled with new releases both on your screens and at theaters near you! Get ready to be captivated by an array of compelling stories and thrilling narratives that promise to transport you into different worlds. Here’s a sneak peek into the cinematic extravaganza that awaits:
1. TAALI – JIOCINEMA | Release Date: August 15
Brace yourself for the inspiring story of Gauri Sawant in “Taali,” starring Sushmita Sen. This series sheds light on Gauri’s journey as an activist who took a groundbreaking step by filing a petition to recognize the third gender in official documents. Directed by Ravi Jadhav, “Taali” also explores her transformation and path to motherhood.
2. AP DHILLON: FIRST OF A KIND – Amazon Prime Video | Release Date: August 18
Step into the world of global music sensation AP Dhillon through the documentary “First of a Kind.” This film offers an exclusive look at his journey to stardom, featuring unseen BTS footage that tracks his rise in the music industry.
3. 1001 NUNAKAL – SONYLIV | Release Date: August 18
Join a close-knit group of friends in the Malayalam movie “1001 Nunakal.” What starts as a fun gathering takes a serious turn as they hatch a plan to share a hidden secret with their partners. Directed by Thamar K V, the film stars Vishnu Agasthya, Remya Suresh, Shamla Hamza, Zhinz Shan, and more.
“Guns & Gulaabs” is a blend of romance and crime thriller set in the ’90s cartel-run town of Gulaabgunj. This Netflix series follows a police officer and a mechanic who find themselves entangled in an unprecedented opium deal. Starring Rajkummar Rao, Dulquer Salmaan, Adarsh Gourav, and Gulshan Devaiah, it promises an intriguing watch.
5. NON-STOP DHAMAAL – Theatres | Release Date: August 18
Get ready for a dose of laughter and entertainment with “Non Stop Dhamaal.” Annu Kapoor, Manoj Joshi, and Rajpal Yadav team up in this film directed by Irshad Khan. Follow their journey as they search for an investor for their dream project, leading to a hilarious and dramatic adventure.
6. GHOOMER – THEATRES | Release Date: August 18
Prepare to be inspired by the sports drama “Ghoomer,” starring Abhishek Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, and Saiyami Kher. Directed by R. Balki, the movie follows Anina, a young batting prodigy who faces a setback before her international debut. Her journey takes an uplifting turn as a failed cricketer trains her to become a successful bowler.
5. Scripting Your Destiny – MX Player | Release Date: August 16
Here’s an exciting Korean drama that deserves your attention. Titled Scripting Your Destiny, the upcoming series follows Shin Ho Yoon, a powerful god who is charged with determining human fate. But when he is asked to write a romantic fate, he ends up taking inspiration from a future screenplay writer who is known for penning overly dramatic stories. What chaos ensues next forms the main plot of the romantic Korean drama.
6. Depp v. Heard – Netflix | Release Date: August 16
Explore the infamous defamation case between Hollywood actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard in this headline-making docu-series.
7. Fuh Se Fantasy – JioCinema | Release Date: August 17
This week, JioCinema is all set to release a brand-new season of the tantalizing drama “Fuh se Fantasy.” Starring a stellar cast including Milind Soman, Divya Agarwal, Arjit Taneja, Poulomi Das, and Anuj Sachdev, the series delves into the intricate world of desires. With each episode, the show takes viewers on a journey to uncover the most profound and unconventional yearnings harbored by the characters.
8. 1920: Horrors Of The Heart
1920: Horrors of the Heart is a Hindi horror movie directed by Krishan Bhatt and stars Avika Gor, Rahul Dev, Barkha Bisht, and others in crucial roles. The plot follows Meghna, a young girl in pursuit of revenge on her mother, who once poisoned her father. On her mission, she chooses the wrong path and carries our dark deeds. An unexpected revelation puts her in question. You can watch the movie on Disney+Hotstar now.
9. Satyaprem Ki Katha – Amazon Prime
One of the most awaited movies of recent times Satyaprem Ki Katha is now available for streaming on OTT. Yes, the film is available on Amazon Prime Video. However, the Kartik Aaryan and Kiara Advani starrer is available on the platform, only for rent. Currently, the film is available to rent at a cost of ₹349. However, the romantic drama will be made available for free on Amazon Prime Video, towards the end of September.
With these exciting releases, your weekend is all set to be a blend of emotions, entertainment, and inspiration!