Actor Vicky Kaushal is branching out into the comedy genre with the film “Govinda Naam Mera,” co-starring Bhumi Pednekar and Kiara Advani. Meanwhile, the film “Code Name Tiranga,” featuring Parineeti Chopra and Hardy Sandhu, will be premiering on OTT platforms this weekend. Get ready for a TV marathon, as many exciting movies and web series are being released on OTT platforms such as Netflix, Prime Video, Disney Plus Hotstar, Voot Select, Lionsgate Play, and Sony LIV. Be sure to check out what is coming out this weekend.
To make it easier for you to decide on what you can watch on OTT platforms this weekend, we have compiled a list of the best content that is releasing this week. Don’t miss out on the great releases that are coming to OTT platforms on the second weekend of December.
Here’s the list of new movies and shows releasing on Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Amazon Prime Video, Zee5, and SonyLiv, this weekend (December 17).
New releases this week: Govinda Naam Mera, Physics Wallah, Code Name: Tiranga, The Recruit, and more. 8new movies and shows on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar, ZEE5, and more for weekend binge-watching.
1. Govinda Naam Mera
In the movie, Vicky Kaushal plays a stereotypical, spicy 90s Bollywood hero named Govinda Waghmare. The movie follows Waghmare as he tries to balance his time and affection between his wife and his girlfriend, resulting in chaos, confusion, and laughter. The film also features Kiara Advani and Bhumi Pednekar.
OTT Platform: Disney+ Hotstar Release Date: December 16, 2022 Directed by: Shashank Khaitan
The show follows the journey of a dedicated and confident teacher who is determined to create a platform for providing physics education to students in even remote areas of the country. The program also explores the impact of a viral video on the teacher’s life and his efforts to transform the way the nation views education.
OTT Platform: Amazon Mini TV Release Date: December 15, 2022 Directed by: Abhishek Dhadharia
During the pandemic, a struggling Malayali couple living in Noida dreamed of leaving the country in search of a better life. However, when a carefully edited video clip gets shared among their coworkers at the factory where they both work, it brings turmoil to their relationship.
OTT Platform: Netflix Release Date: December 16, 2022 Directed by: Mahesh Narayanan
4. Code Name: Tiranga
The film follows the story of an undercover spy (Parineeti) who falls in love with a man while on a mission in a foreign country. During the mission, she must decide whether to prioritize love or duty to her country. While Parineeti Chopra and Harrdy Sandhu starrer was not able to pull the audience into the theatres, it surely is a good watch at the leisure of your bedroom.
OTT Platform: Netflix Release Date: December 16, 2022 Directed by: Ribhu Dasgupta
5. Beast Of Bangalore: Indian Predator
The new season of “Indian Predator” focuses on the life of former cop Umesh Reddy, who was convicted of killing nine women in 2009. The show, titled “Beast of Bangalore: Indian Predator,” will delve into the disturbing crimes committed by Reddy, who is currently serving a 30-year prison sentence.
OTT Platform: Netflix Release Date: December 16, 2022 Directed by: Ashwin Rai Shetty
6. The Recruit
The show follows the story of a rookie lawyer who becomes embroiled in a complex situation when a former asset threatens to reveal classified information about the CIA. With the stakes high and top secrets related to international politics on the line, the young lawyer must navigate the situation and try to resolve the issue. This action-packed series is a great choice for a thrilling and dramatic weekend watch.
OTT Platform: Netflix Release Date: December 16, 2022
7. Karagar 2
Panic sweeps through Akashnagar Central Jail when a mysterious prisoner appears in Cell No.145, which has been shut for 50 years. Who is this man and what secrets is he hiding? Watch it on Hoichoi to find out!
OTT Platform: Hoichoi Release Date: December 15, 2022 Directed by: Syed Ahmed Shawki
8. A Storm For Christmas
On Christmas Eve, multiple flights at Oslo Airport are canceled due to a severe snowstorm. The film eloquently portrays the unique stories and emotions of each stranded person.
OTT Platform: Netflix Release Date: December 16, 2022 Directed by: Lucía Puenzo Nicolás Puenzo Sílvia Quer Jimena Montemayor
Bonus-1: Avatar: The Way Of Water (Theatre)
Avatar 2 is the highly anticipated sequel to the blockbuster film Avatar, directed by James Cameron. The film follows the story of the Na’vi, a clan of blue-skinned humanoids who live on Pandora, a lush and exotic planet. In the first film, human Jake Sully becomes part of the Na’vi community and eventually helps them defend their home against human colonizers. In Avatar 2, Jake and his wife Neytiri must confront new challenges as they struggle to protect Pandora and its inhabitants from external threats. Along the way, they discover the secrets of Pandora’s underwater world and encounter a variety of creatures that inhabit its depths. The film combines elements of action, adventure, and romance as it follows the journey of the Na’vi to defend their home and way of life.
OTT Platform: Movie Theatres Release Date: December 16, 2022 Directed by: James Cameron
Bonus-2: FIFA World Cup Final
The final match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to take place on December 18, 2022, at the Lusail Iconic Stadium in Lusail, Qatar. All eyes would be on Mbappe and Messi as they will try to take their respective teams to glory. Watch the biggest contest of the year between France and Argentina on Sunday 8pm.
OTT Platform: Jio Cinema Release Date: December 18, 2022 Directed by: Balwinder Singh Janjua
Which one’s your favorite? Tell us in the comments below!