New Kannada Movies on OTT (October 2023): Tatsama Tadbhava, Nodadha Putagalu, Nam Nani Maduve Prasanga, and More

Sandalwood has been churning out some great content for OTTs. 2022 saw a bunch of Kannada movies released across a range of OTTs. These movies spanned various genres, from action to adventure, mystery, comedy, drama, and romance. There were many hits, while others did decently as well. Most of the movies were well-received by the audience. Some of them received legendary status, like Kantara and KGF 2. So far, 2023 has been good for Kannada films, and the rest of the year also looks promising. So what are the new Sandalwood movies on OTT? Read the list and find out.

List of New Kannada Movies on OTT

Movie Name IMDb Rating Release Date OTT Platform
Tatsama Tadbhava 8.2 20 October 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Nodadha Putagalu 8.2 20 October 2023 Namma Flix
Nam Naani Maduve Prasanga To Be Determined 19 October 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Kaddha Chitra 6.2 17 October 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Melody Drama 8.6 6 October 2023 Namma Flix
Baang 7.3 5 October 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Sapta Saagaradaache Ello – Side A 8.4 29 September 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Kranthiveera/Krranthiveera To Be Determined 29 September 2023 Cinebazzar
Avalakki Pavalakki To Be Determined 29 September 2023 Cinebazzar
Trigger (Kannada) 5.9 20 September 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Hostel Hudugaru Bekagiddare 7.7 15 September 2023 Zee5
Namo Bhootatma 2 7.8 8 September 2023 Sun NXT
Hosa Dinachari 8.5 6 September 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Bengaluru Boys 7.7 25th August 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Lucia 8.3 August 2023 Sun NXT
Aachar & Co. 8.0 22nd August 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Savitri To Be Determined 8th July 2023 YouTube (SRS Media Vision)
Non Rowdy To Be Determined 23rd June 2023 Cinebazzar
Shri Balaji Photo Studio 8.5 17th June 2023 MX Player
Daredevil Musthafa 8.4 16th June 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Koli Taal 7.7 10th June 2023 JioCinema
1 Rabari Kathe  9.9 9th June 2023 Cinebazzar
Raaghu  7.1 7th June 2023 Amazon Prime Video
Undenaama 8.3 2nd June 2023 Sun NXT
Veeram (2023) 6.1 26th May 2023 Sun NXT
Raghavendra Stores 6.4 19th May 2023 Amazon Prime Video

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Tatsama Tadbhava

In Tatsama Tadbhava, an experienced police inspector investigates a puzzling missing person case and uncovers a labyrinth of deceit, secrets, and mystery. The film’s trailer was released on August 28, 2023, and the suspense thriller was released theatrically on September 15. It is a movie by Vishal Atreya.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video

IMDb rating – 8.2

Cast – Prajwal Devaraj, Meghana Raj, Balaji Manohar, Aravind Iyer, Balaji Manohar, Rajshri Ponnappa, T. S. Nagabharana, Mahathi Vaishnavi, Devaraj, Shruti, and Girija Lokesh

Tatsama Tadbhava OTT Release Date – October 20, 2023

Nodadha Putagalu

When Yamaloka’s assistant, Chitraksha, travels to Earth to complete his task, he notices an emergency involving a newborn baby named Adithya in the hospital. Chitraksha then discovers a book that predicts Adithya’s future. Chitraksha begins reading the book to learn about Adithya’s eventful life and the various characters he encounters. As the story moves ahead in Nodadha Putagalu, Yamaloka continues to read how the characters return to Adithya’s life and how their presence alters the direction of his journey. Vasanth Kumar S. is the writer and director of the film.

Where to watch – Namma Flix

IMDb rating – 8.2

Cast –  Preetham Makkihaali, Kavya Ramesh, Sowbhagya B, Guru. G, Nihar P Gowda, Gowtham, Praanvi Gowda, Prerana. J, Mohan H, Vilas Kulakarni, P B Raju Nayak, Amruthesh Ram, Ashok Rao, Sangeetha, Ayushma Sambhavi, and Raghu Srivastha

Nodadha Putagalu OTT Release Date – October 20, 2023

Nam Naani Maduve Prasanga

Hemant Hegde is the director, and Sandeep Nagaraj is the producer of Nam Nani Maduve Prasanga. The film was released theatrically on April 7, 2023. Naani, the protagonist of the narrative, deals with the peculiar situation of being single and unable to find a bride because of his work as a farmer.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video

IMDb rating – Will be updated when available

Cast – Shruthi Nandeesh, Hemant Hegde, Gitanjali Mangal, Madhu Hegde, and others Nam Nani Maduve Prasanga

Nam Nani Maduve Prasanga OTT Release Date – October 19, 2023

Kaddha Chitra

Celebrity novelist, Vijay, writes his comeback novel about an innocent girl who falls prey to the deadly crimes of three men but is accused of plagiarism for the second time. What will he do? This is the crux of Kaddha Chitra.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video

IMDb rating – 6.2

Cast – Vijay Raghavendra, Namratha Surendranath, Raghu Shivamogga, Balaji Manohar, Baby Aaradhya, and others

Kaddha Chitra OTT Release Date – October 17, 2023

Melody Drama

Manju Karthik G is the director, and M. Nanjunda Reddy is the producer of Melody Drama. Namma Flix has bagged the digital streaming rights to the film. The film revolves around Karthik and Hita, a young couple who fall apart because of miscommunication. Their love is renewed when fate brings them together a year later.

Where to watch – Namma Flix

IMDb rating – 8.6

Cast – Satya, Rangayana Raghu, Suprita Sathyanarayan, Anu Prabhakar, and others

Melody Drama OTT Release Date – October 6,  2023


Aarav, Bhushan and Sunil accidentally land in the hands of two deadly gangsters, Daddy and Leona. It becomes a race against time to finish an impossible task at the price of an innocent soul. This is the crux of the Baang’s narrative.

Where to watch –  Amazon Prime Video

IMDb rating – 7.3

Cast –  Raghu Dixit, Shanvi Srivastava, Ritvik Muralidhar, Sathvika Appaiah, Sunil Gujjar, MS Jahangeer, Natya Ranga, and Nagendra Shah

Baang OTT Release Date – October 5,  2023

Sapta Saagaradaache Ello – Side A

The 2023 Sandalwood film Sapta Saagaradaache Ello – Side A received highly positive reviews from audiences and critics. Rukmini Vasanth and Rakshit Shetty essay the leads in it. The plot centres on Manu and Priya, who were meant to be together, but their tale takes an unfathomable turn. Can their relationship endure in the real world? It was released theatrically on September 1, and so far, it has made Rs. 13 crores at the box office in seven days.

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

IMDb Rating: 8.4

Cast: Rakshit Shetty, Rukmini Vasanth, Chaithra J. Achar, Achyuth Kumar, Pavitra Lokesh, Avinash, Sharath Lohithaswa, Ramesh Indira, Rajesh S Rao, Ashok Sharma, Gopal Krishna, Ashwin Hassan, Havish Sreenath, and Sunil Kulkarni

Sapta Saagaradaache Ello – Side A OTT Release Date: September 29, 2023


Bhagat Singh, an Indian revolutionary who led an armed uprising against British rule, is the basis for the narrative of Kranthiveera. It is based on the freedom fighter’s life.  Cinebazzar has acquired the digital rights to the movie. Aadatt M. P. is the director of Kranthiveera.

Where to watch – Cinebazzar

IMDb rating – Will be updated when available

Cast – Ajith Jairaj, Bhavani Prakash, Pramod Shetty, and others

Kranthiveera OTT Release Date – September 29, 2023

Avalakki Pavalakki

Durga Prasad is the director of Avalakki Pavalakki. The movie was the official selection for the 12th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival-22 in 2021 and has won numerous significant awards. It centres on a tale involving archaeology, three children, and a tribe. As mentioned in the great Indian epic Mahabharata—Dharmo Rakshati Rakshitah—it is conceptualised based on Dharma. It means that it protects those who uphold the Dharma. The film depicts a tribe’s daily activities as they live in the dense forests of southern India. They have received a favour from the All-Powerful. A series of events in the plot cause the tribe to pray to the gods for the protection of the fortunate gift. The film is full of turns and twists that emphasise how they affect the lives of those involved.

Where to watch – Cinebazzar

IMDb rating – Will be updated when available

Cast – Shreya, Deepak Patel, Bharadwaj, Samarth Ramapur, and others

Avalakki Pavalakki OTT Release Date – September 29, 2023

Trigger (Kannada)

The Kannada dub version of the 2022 Tamil action thriller Trigger is now streaming digitally. Tanya Ravichandran, Atharvaa, and Arun Pandian essay central characters in it. The Sam Anton film is available on Amazon Prime Video on a rental basis. The narrative of Trigger revolves around an undercover police officer who, when his adopted niece is abducted, engages in a battle with a criminal. Later, he discovers how his father, a former cop, is related to child abductions.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video (for rent)

IMDb rating – 5.9

Cast – Atharvaa, Tanya Ravichandran, Arun Pandian, Rahul Dev Shetty, Munishkanth, Chinni Jayanth, Azhagam Perumal, Pradeep Benetto, Anbu Thaasan, Aranthangi Nisha, Five Star Krishna, Seetha, Vinodhini Vaidyanathan, Baby Dhikshitha, Sampath Ram, and Vikram Anand

Trigger (Kannada) OTT Release Date – September 20, 2023

Hostel Hudugaru Bekagiddare

A pop culture comedy film shot in a cinema verite style, Hostel Hudugaru Bekagiddare takes place in a hostel throughout one night and is set against the backdrop of Mangaluru and Bengaluru. Nithin Krishnamurthy is the writer and director of the film.

When a boys’ hostel warden commits suicide, he leaves behind a note blaming some students residing on the premises for his death. The suspects must now come up with a plan to hide the body.

Where to watch – Zee5

IMDb rating – 7.7

Cast – Prajwal B.P., Rakesh Rajkumar, Srivatsa, Tejas Jayanna Urs, Bharath Rao, Shreyas Sharma, Pavan Sharma, Anil Huliya, Nithin Krishnamurthy, Shravan, Venu Madhav, and others

Hostel Hudugaru Bekagiddare OTT Release Date – September 15, 2023

Namo Bhootatma 2

The teaser description of Namo Bhoothathma 2 reads, ‘Step into the realm of the supernatural with the official teaser of “Namo Bhoothathma 2”! Witness the brilliant performances of Komal Kumar, Lekha Chandhra, GG, Varun, Monica, and Mahantesh as they bring this thrilling tale to life. Directed by V Murali, with enchanting music by Arun Andrew and produced by Santhosh Shekar, this movie is set to send shivers down your spine. Get ready for a hauntingly immersive experience that will leave you spellbound. Don’t miss the chance to embark on this supernatural adventure!’ The film was released theatrically on July 28, 2023.

The creative director of a TV channel, Arjun, plays a practical joke on neighbourhood gangsters which gets him and his crew caught up in a web of danger. They eventually escape to Chikmagalur but stay in a guesthouse haunted by a sinister spirit that waiting for them there. This is crux of Namo Bhootatma 2.

Where to watch: Sun NXT 

IMDb Rating: 7.8

Cast: Varun Raj, Komal Kumar, Lekha Chandra, Govinde Gowda, Mahantesh Hiremath, Monika, Rudresh, and Mimicry Gopi

Namo Bhootatma 2 OTT Release Date: September 8, 2023

Hosa Dinachari

Hosa Dinachari, a drama-genre movie, is directed and written by Keerthi Shekhar and Vyshak Pushpalatha. The 2022 film was marketed as a feel-good story. The premise of Hosa Dinachari revolves around the lives of three families entwined with COVID-19’s hardships. In their most vulnerable times, the families come together to support and heal one another. The title of the film means A New Routine.

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

IMDb Rating: 8.5

Cast: Aruna Balaraj, Babu Hirannaiah, Sripriya, Chethan, Deepak Subramanya, Supreeth Gowda, Mandara Battalahalli, and Varsha Susana Kurien

Hosa Dinachari  OTT Release Date: September 6, 2023

Bengaluru Boys

The 2023 film Bengaluru Boys focuses on urban culture and emphasises Bangalore’s youth, which captivates spectators of all ages. It boasts a fantastic star cast of brilliant actors and up-and-coming talent working hard behind the scenes. It revolves around the journey of a last bencher, often considered a misfit, as he defies all odds to pursue his dreams. The story revolves around a last bencher’s quest, frequently viewed as a misfit, as he challenges all odds to pursue his dreams.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video

IMDb rating –  7.7

Cast –  Abhi Das, Chandan Achar, Rohith Bhanuprakash, Vainidee Jagadish, Jayashree Aradhya, Sony Mulewa, Pragya Nayan, M S Umesh, Chikkanna, Mohan Juneja, and P D Sathish

Bengaluru Boys OTT Release Date – August 25, 2023


Lucia, the 2013 film, is available on the OTT platform SunNXT. The story revolves around a movie theatre usher who struggles with severe insomnia. Nikhil’s life is irrevocably changed after being tricked into buying a drug that induces daydreaming. Lucia was also one of the films selected by the FFI to represent India’s entry for the 2013 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. The movie was adapted in Tamil as Enakkul Oruvan in 2015.

Where to watch – Sun NXT

IMDb rating – 8.3

Cast – Rishab Shetty, Sathish Ninasam, Achyuth Kumar, Sruthi Hariharan, Prashanth Siddi, Balaji Manohar, Bharath, Satish Kumar, Krishna, Sanjay, Ram Manjjonaath, and others

 OTT Release Date – August 2023

Aachar & Co

The comedy-drama film, Aachar and Co., follows the journey of a orthodox family as they struggle to embrace modernity while upholding their heritage. The movie was released theatrically on July 28, 2023.

Aachar & Co. is a nice mix of drama, humour, and nostalgia. Situated in Bangalore throughout the 1960s and 1970s, the story follows the growing up of siblings from a traditional family as they tackle shifts in gender roles, education, and employment prospects for women, as well as patriarchy and arranged weddings.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video

IMDb rating – 8.0

Cast –  Sindhu Sreenivasa Murthy, Jagadishwar Sukumar, Sudha Belawadi, Anirudh Acharya, Harshil Koushik, Mandara Battalahalli, Vamsidhar Bhogaraju, and Ashok

Aachar & Co OTT Release Date – August 22, 2023


It is a psychological suspense thriller. The protagonist of the tale is Saanvi, an intelligent student who all of a sudden goes quiet. Dr Jayaprakash is a psychologist who Saanvi’s parents, Prashant and Pooja, meet with to establish the precise cause of Saanvi’s depression. Is the youngster possessed, or does she have a mental illness? Maybe it’s child abuse or neglect? Watch Savitri to learn more. Savitri is the first Kannada film to have direct YouTube release.

Where to watch: YouTube (SRS Media Vision)

IMDb Rating: Will be updated when available

Cast: Prakash Belavadi, Vijay Raghavendra, Urvashi Rai, Mimicry Gopi, Sanju Basayya, Baby Sanjana Nyla Pramod, Baby Niharika, Master Puneeth, Master Chinmay, Master Manvikand, and others

Savitri OTT Release Date: July 8, 2023

Non Rowdy

A young boy travels to Bangalore to realise his ambitions. As a youthful idealist, he finds society’s standards perplexing. In the meantime, he learns a mystery about his sister, who has long since lived in Bangalore. Can he achieve his goals? Will he accept what he has just learned about his sister? Non Rowdy is streaming on Cinebazzar.

Where to watch: Cinebazzar

IMDb Rating: Will be updated when available

Cast:  Tanushree Chatterji, Ravi Kale, Sameera Khan, Ganesh Rao, Suchendra Prasad, and others

Non Rowdy OTT Release Date: June 23, 2023

Shri Balaji Photo Studio

Puttu is a resident of Kavalakki, a tiny settlement close to Honnavara. He inherited a photography studio from his father. Puttu plans to mortgage the studio to fund his ambitions, but he learns it has already been mortgaged. The challenges keep coming for him. Will he be able to overcome every obstacle?  Shri Balaji Photo Studio is streaming on MX Player. The film is available for free.

Where to watch: MX Player

IMDb Rating: 8.5

Cast: Rajesh Dhruva, Ravi Salian, Nakul Sharma, Radhika Achuthrao, Shubha Lakshmi, Shishir Shastry, Ravi Mururu, Sampath J. Shetty,and others

Shri Balaji Photo Studio OTT Release Date: June 17, 2023

Daredevil Musthafa

To evict Musthafa from the college, Ramanuja Iyengari and his gang hatch a plan. After a series of entertaining escapades, an electrifying cricket match will determine the fate of everyone. Daredevil Musthafa is based on a short story written by K.P. Poornachandra Tejaswi. More than 100 of the writer’s fans stepped forward to produce this movie in a first-of-its-kind effort.

Where to watch:  Amazon Prime Video

IMDb Rating: 8.4

Cast: Shishir Baikady, Prerana,Aditya Ashree, and others

Daredevil Musthafa OTT Release Date: June 16, 2023

Koli Taal

Mahabala Shetty and Vanaja, an old couple, eagerly anticipate the arrival of their grandchild. However, when the chicken they get to feed their grandson goes missing, things take a bad turn. Will the couple get what they desire? The Kannada comedy drama Koli Taal is streaming for free on JioCinema.

Where to watch:  JioCinema

IMDb Rating: 7.7

Cast: Radha Ramachandra, Prabhakar Kunder, Ganesh Mogaveera, Sharath Devadiga, Guruprasad Nairy, and Abhilash Shetty

Koli Taala OTT Release Date: June 10, 2023

1 Rabari Kathe

The protagonist hails from a poor household by background. Because of a false accusation, his father gets arrested and later kills himself. His mother also kills herself. He becomes a burglar as he grows older. Does he have a chance of stealing the bag? This is the premise of 1 Rabari Kathe.

Where to watch:  Cinebazzar

IMDb Rating: 9.9

Cast: Ranadhir Gowda, Rishvi Bhat, Girish Shivanna, Kaddipudi Chandru, Shivaraj KR Pete, and M.S. Jahagir.

1 Rabari Kathe OTT Release Date: June 9, 2023


A night shift medication delivery worker robs the homes he visits. He is forced by an unexpected event to make a few shady deals over night; otherwise, his life may turn upside down. The genre of the film is horror, suspense, and action. It is available on Amazon Prime Video. Raaghu Vijay Raghavendra features in the lead.

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

IMDb Rating: 7.1

Cast: Vijay Raghavendra

Raaghu OTT Release Date: June 7, 2023


Venky has always wanted to be married, but it has only ever been a fantasy due to his father’s astrologically-based rejection of numerous ladies. Therefore, when a disheartened Venky acts recklessly just as a lockdown is enacted, he finds himself in a difficult position. What obstacles will Venky face from the people in his neighborhood, family, and friends? Undenaama is available on Sun NXT.

Where to watch:  Sun NXT

IMDb Rating: 8.3

Cast: Komal Kumar, Dhanya Balakrishna, Tabala Nani, Harish Raj, Bank Janardhan, Vyshnavi, Apoorva, KGF Sampath, and Tanisha Kuppanda

Undenaama OTT Release Date: June 7, 2023

Veeram (2023)

In the Kannada language film Veeram, Veeru finds himself compelled to become involved in violence after losing his brother Narasimha to a life of crime, much to the dismay of his sister. Can he win his estranged sister’s love as he endures a don’s wrath? It is made under the banner of Shashidhar Studios Production.

Where to watch: Sun NXT

IMDb rating:  6.1

Cast:  Prajwal Devaraj, Rachita Ram, Shishya Deepak, Srinagar Kitty, Achyuth Kumar, and others

Veeram (2023) OTT Release Date:  26 May, 2023

Raghavendra Stores

Santhosh Ananddram is the director of the 2023 comedy genre film Raghavendra Stores. The film is available on the streaming service Amazon Prime Video. The OTT platform sheds light on the movie’s storyline. Its description reads: The Raghavendra Stores story is about how the protagonist will face society post-marriage. Raghavendra Stores is the name of the hotel of the protagonist, in which most of the people in town sit and chit-chat. This hotel plays a prominent role in the story. This film emphasises the post-marriage struggles of the Hero and Heroine as they face questions and taunts from people in society.

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

IMDb rating:  6.4

Cast:  Navarasa Nayaka Jaggesh, Shwetha Srivatsava, Achyuth Kumar, and others

Raghavendra Stores OTT Release Date:  19 May, 2023

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