Welcome to our snapshot of the latest OTT releases – OTT Releases In September: Your Binge-Watching Guide! As screens continue to be our windows to entertainment, we’re here to keep you in the loop about the newest shows and movies gracing your favorite streaming platforms. Whether you’re in the mood for suspense, laughter, or a heartwarming story, we’ve got you covered with a quick rundown of what’s hot and ready for your binge-watching pleasure this week. Stay tuned and discover your next on-screen obsession!
OTT Releases In September 2023, Week-1
The Freelancer on Disney+ Hotstar
Renowned director Neeraj Pandey presents “The Freelancer,” an upcoming series that follows Avinash Kamath, a former cop turned mercenary on a daring mission to rescue a girl trapped in a conflict-ridden nation. With an ensemble cast featuring Mohit Raina, Anupam Kher, and more, get ready for a thriller that premieres on September 1st.
DD Returns on ZEE5
Prepare for spine-tingling laughter with “DD Returns,” a comedic horror film in Tamil. When a group of friends stashes money in a haunted house, they inadvertently set off a terrifying chain of events. Mark your calendars for the release on September 1st.
Biye Bibhrat on ZEE5
“Biye Bibhrat,” a rom-com starring Abir Chatterjee and Parambrata Chattopadhyay, takes you on a roller-coaster ride of relationships and emotions. Watch as a singer’s life gets tangled with past lovers, all set to unravel on September 1st.
Scam 2003: The Telgi Story on SonyLiv
From the director of “Scam 1992” comes “Scam 2003: The Telgi Story,” delving into the staggering 2003 India Stamp Paper scam. Get ready to uncover the secrets behind the Rs 30,000 crore scam on September 1st.
Friday Night Plan on Netflix
Join Bollywood’s Juhi Chawla alongside Babil Khan and Aadhya Anand in “Friday Night Plan.” Follow two brothers’ misadventures as they attempt to attend the party of the year before their mother’s return, exclusively on Netflix from September 1st.
Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan 5 on JioCinema
Love triumphs all in “Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan 5,” as Manik and Nandini return to fight for their love against all odds. Catch their heartfelt journey on JioCinema, starting September 1st.
Anu Menon takes both the writer and director’s chair in the upcoming thriller, where the central focus is a detective portrayed by Vidya Balan. Her character faces the daunting task of unraveling the murder mystery surrounding an exiled billionaire. What adds intrigue to the storyline is that all the prime suspects happen to be the billionaire’s closest friends and family members. This engaging drama marks Vidya Balan’s return to the silver screen after a hiatus of four years. The film’s ensemble cast also boasts talents like Ram Kapoor, Rahul Bose, Neeraj Kabi, Prajakta Koli, Shahana Goswami, and more. You can stream it on Amazon Prime Video.
India Vs Pakistan Asia Cup Match
India skipper Rohit Sharma won the toss against Pakistan’s Babar Azam and opted to bat first in the mother of all clashes in a Group A clash of Asia Cup 2023 at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy. You can stream it on Disney+Hotstar.
OTT Releases In September 2023, Week-2
Bambai Meri Jaan – Amazon Prime Video
Led by Kay Kay Menon, Avinash Tiwary, Kritika Kamra, Nivedita Bhattacharya, and Amyra Dastur, “Bambai Meri Jaan” is a gripping crime thriller that offers a unique perspective on the life of a gangster through his father’s eyes, who happens to be a former cop. Inspired by S. Hussain Zaidi’s “Dongri to Dubai: Six Decades of the Mumbai Mafia,” this show, created by Rensil D’Silva and helmed by Shujaat Saudagar, promises an intriguing watch. Release Date: September 14
The Morning Show – Apple TV+
The newsroom drama “The Morning Show” returns for an exciting third season, continuing to follow the lives of Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon’s characters, Alex Levy and Bradley Jackson, in the fiercely competitive world of news. The Morning Show has been one of the most successful shows of the recent times. Release Date: September 13
Barbie – Apple TV+
Get ready for a magical journey as Greta Gerwig’s fantasy drama “Barbie,” starring Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling, makes its debut on Apple TV+. In this enchanting tale, Barbie embarks on a quest of self-discovery in the real world, with Ken by her side. The movie managed to earn millions at the box-office and turned out to be one of the most successful movies of 2023. Release Date: September 12.
Journey Of Love 18+ – SonyLiv
“Journey of Love 18+” is a delightful romantic comedy centered around two young individuals who find themselves falling in love, leading to an unexpected journey towards marriage. Directed by Arun D. Jose, this Malayalam movie stars Naslen K. Gafoor, Mathew Thomas, and Nikhila Vimal in captivating roles. Release Date: September 15
Kaala – Disney + Hotstar
Filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar collaborates with a talented ensemble, including Avinash Tiwary and Rohan Vinod Mehra, in the gripping crime thriller “Kaala.” Follow the journey of an honest IB officer whose life takes a thrilling turn when he becomes entangled in a case involving criminal masterminds. Will he succeed in bringing them to justice? Release Date: September 15
Love At First Sight – Netflix
Based on Jennifer E. Smith’s novel “The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight,” this heartwarming story revolves around Hadley and Oliver, who discover a special connection during a flight from New York to London. As fate tests their love, will destiny find a way to reunite them? Starring Haley Lu Richardson, Ben Hardy, Dexter Fletcher, and Rob Delaney, “Love at First Sight” promises a touching tale of love’s unpredictability. Release Date: September 15
Elemental – Disney + Hotstar
Immerse yourself in the magical world of Elemental, an animated adventure set in a city where residents of fire, water, earth, and air coexist. Follow the journey of a spirited young woman and a laid-back man as they cross paths and discover the surprising commonalities that bind them together. The movie premiered on Disney+Hotstar on September 13.
Bhola Shankar – Netflix
Chiranjeevi’s much-awaited film “Bhola Shankar” will finally hit the OTT. The movie also stars Tamannaah Bhatia and Keerthy Suresh in pivotal roles. Bhola Shankar released on Netflix on 15th September 2023.
Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahanii
One of the most anticipated movies of 2023, Karan Johar’s ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani,’ recently released on OTT with a twist. With a talented star cast – Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Jaya Bachchan, and Dharmendra – the movie entertained fans and set records at the box office. Now, you can rent ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani’ on Amazon Prime Video for Rs 349. Given its earlier releases, the movie is expected to be available for online streaming within 2-3 weeks of its rental release. Also Read: Netizens Review Of Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani
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OTT Releases In September 2023, Week-3
Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani – Amazon Prime Video
Release Date: September 22
Embark on a heartfelt journey with Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in “Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani.” As they portray the characters of Rocky Randhawa and Rani Chatterjee, this film explores the uncharted territory of love, all while they attempt to reunite their estranged grandparents. Their captivating and tumultuous relationship takes center stage, promising a rollercoaster of emotions from the beginning to its heartwarming conclusion.
Language and Genre: Hindi, Romance Drama Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video Cast: Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, Tota Roy Chowdhury, Churni Ganguly
Jaane Jaan – Netflix
Release Date: September 21
Prepare for an enthralling mystery in “Jaane Jaan.” This 2023 release, written and directed by Sujoy Ghosh, is an adaptation of Keigo Higashino’s 2005 Japanese novel, “The Devotion of Suspect X.” Kareena Kapoor Khan leads the cast as a single mother caught up in a murder mystery, supported by Jaideep Ahlawat and Vijay Verma. With its captivating plot, this film promises to keep viewers on the edge of their seats, delivering suspense and intrigue throughout.
Language and Genre: Hindi, Mystery Thriller Where to watch: Netflix Cast: Kareena Kapoor Khan, Jaideep Ahlawat, Vijay Varma, Lin Laishram, Shyam Gopal, Naisha Khanna, Uditi Singh
Spy Kids: Armageddon – Netflix
Release Date: September 22
Prepare for the next adventure with “Spy Kids: Armageddon.” This 2023 release on Netflix marks the return of Spy Kids, introducing a new generation to the beloved franchise. The Spy Kids films have been cherished by audiences for years and have remained evergreen, offering endless entertainment. As the new generation takes the reins, it will be exciting to see what they bring to the table and how they continue the legacy of their predecessors, who left a lasting impact on audiences worldwide.
Language and Genre: English, Action Adventure Where to watch: Netflix Cast: Gina Rodriguez, Zachary Levi, Everly Carganilla, Connor Esterson, Billy Magnussen, D. J. Cotrona, Fabiola Andujar
Sex Education Season 4 – Netflix
Release Date: September 21
“Sex Education” is a beloved television show enjoyed by many. It not only provides great entertainment but also resonates with a wide audience. The highly anticipated fourth season is set to premiere in September 2023, featuring intriguing and outstanding additions to the cast. While maintaining the core of the show, these new elements are expected to enhance its overall appeal. The upcoming season will address lingering questions and promises to deliver even more fascinating and engaging drama that will captivate viewers from start to finish.
Language and Genre: English, Comedy Drama Where to watch: Netflix Cast: Asa Butterfield, Ncuti Gatwa, Emma Mackey, Aimee Lou Wood, Connor Swindells, Gillian Anderson
Athidhi – Disney+ Hotstar
Release Date: September 19
“Athidhi” is an exciting new Telugu film that seamlessly blends elements of horror, romance, and thriller genres. The plot revolves around a man, a mansion, a spooky night, and a beautiful stranger at the door, raising the question, “What could possibly go wrong?” Directed by YG Bharath and produced by Praveen Sattaru, “Athidhi” also features Avantika Mishra and Aditi Gautham in significant female lead roles, promising an exhilarating narrative that will keep you captivated.
Language and Genre: Telugu, Horror Romance Thriller Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar Cast: Keshav Deepak, Gayatri Chaganti, Venkatesh Kakumanu
Love Again – Netflix
Release Date: September 20
As the title suggests, “Love Again” tells the heartfelt story of rediscovering love. The narrative follows Mira (Chopra Jonas), a melancholic woman still grieving her boyfriend’s loss two years later, who begins sending deeply emotional text messages to his old phone number. On the other end of the line is Rob (Heughan), a journalist who has recently been assigned a new work phone with the same number as Mira’s late boyfriend. The story beautifully unfolds, highlighting the blossoming love between the two, with a special appearance by Celine Dion, who plays herself and plays a significant role in their journey.
Language and Genre: English, Romance Drama Where to watch: Netflix Cast: Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Sam Heughan, Celine Dion
The Great Indian Family – Theatres
Release Date: September 22, 2023
“The Great Indian Family” is an exciting new family drama film written and directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya. This film marks the first on-screen collaboration of Vicky Kaushal and Manushi Chhillar. Produced by Yash Raj Films, the movie also boasts a talented ensemble cast, including Manoj Pahwa, Kumud Mishra, Sadiya Siddiqui, Alka Amin, and Bhuvan Arora, who play pivotal roles in this engaging story.
Language and Genre: Hindi, Romance Comedy Where to watch: Theatres Cast: Manushi Chhillar, Vicky Kaushal, Kumud Mishra, Yashpal Sharma, Manoj Pahwa
No One Will Save You – Disney+ Hotstar
Release Date: September 22
Get ready for a thrilling and otherworldly experience with ‘No One Will Save You,’ available for streaming on Disney+ Hotstar starting September 22. The story revolves around Brynn Adams, portrayed by Kaitlyn Dever, who finds herself in a terrifying home invasion scenario with a unique twist—the intruders are extraterrestrial beings.
As Brynn desperately tries to protect her childhood home, she is thrust into a traumatic ordeal that forces her to confront both the horrors of her past and the need to secure her future. This spine-tingling thriller offers a fresh take on the home invasion genre and promises to keep viewers on the edge of their seats.
Language and Genre: English, Thriller Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar Cast: Kaitlyn Dever
Voice of Satyanathan – SonyLIV
Release Date: September 21
“Voice of Satyanathan” is a new Malayalam movie that offers a compelling storyline, with Raffi serving as the writer, director, and screenwriter. The plot may seem simple on the surface, as it revolves around a man whose life takes a complicated turn when his neighbor gets injured in a dispute over a fence.
Language and Genre: Malayalam, Drama Where to watch: SonyLIV Cast: Dileep, Veena Nandakumar, Joju George, Sidhique, Anusree, Anupam Kher, Johny Antony, Makarand Deshpande, Jagapathi Babu
Cassandro – Amazon Prime Video
Release Date: September 22
“Cassandro” is an American biographical drama film that takes you back to the early 1980s, where you’ll follow the journey of gay wrestler Saúl Armendáriz, portrayed by Gael García Bernal. Saúl constantly travels from El Paso in Texas to Ciudad Juárez in Mexico to participate in lucha libre wrestling competitions under the ring name El Topo. His life takes a transformative turn when he meets a new trainer named Sabrina. She encourages him to change his identity and compete as an exótico—a wrestler performing in drag. This decision leads to the birth of the legend known as Cassandro.
Language and Genre: English, Biographical Drama Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video