The festival week is here and OTT platforms in India have planned a few new releases for the fans to binge.
After releasing several popular titles in the previous week, the Indian OTT platforms do not have many releases, however, fans can watch international titles like The Good Nurse, Barbarian, Matriarch, Big Mouth S6 and more on Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar and more.
For those who love Indian shows, platforms like Aha and Amazon Prime Video have planned Swatimuthyam, Flames Season 3 and Naane Varuven for the holidays. Besides these new original shows like Jhansi and Appan will also be released with the aim to keep the audiences hooked to the screens.
Table of Contents
OTT releases from October 24 to October 30, 2022
|Comedy, Drama, Romance
|The Good Nurse
|Biography, Crime, Drama
|Action, Comedy, Crime
|Amazon Prime Video
|Action, Drama, Mystery
|Big Mouth S6
|Animation, Comedy, Romance
|Indian Predator: Murder in a Courtroom
|The Bastard Son & the Devil Himself
|Action, Adventure, Drama
|Flames Season 3
|Amazon Prime Video
|Comedy, Drama, Romance
|Comedy, Crime, Drama
|All Quiet on the western front
|Action, Drama, War
|Blade of the 47 Ronin
|Action, Drama, Fantasy
Swathimuthyam | Aha Video
Aha Telugu’s upcoming release, Swathimuthyam, is about an innocent young man who believes in celebrating love and life. Pure at heart, he thinks of being married and as the thoughts evolve, things change as per the new decisions. But what happens to his life and ideologies and how he manages these new changes becomes the crux of the film. Makers of the film have presented Swati Muthyam as a rom-com and the previous decision was to release the film on October 28, 2022. However, due to the critical acclaim and fan requests, the digital release was preponed and fans can now watch Swathimuthyam on October 24, 2022.
Where to watch Swathimuthyam: Aha Video
Swathimuthyam IMDb Rating: 6.9/10
Swatimuthyam Cast: Bellamkonda Ganesh Babu, Varsha Bollamma, Harshavardhan and others
The Good Nurse | Netflix
Amy is a compassionate nurse who is battling a life-threatening heart condition. As a single mother with a strong profession and an illness, she faces a lot both physically and emotionally, until, a male nurse, Charlie Cullen, starts working at her unit. He is thoughtful and empathetic and the two spend time on long night shifts, eventually developing a strong and devoted friendship. For the first time, she feels good about her life and her daughter’s future, until a few patients die mysteriously making Charlie the prime suspect. What follows in the Good Nurse are events where Amy uncovers the truth while keeping herself and her daughter safe.
Where to watch The Good Nurse: Netflix
The Good Nurse IMDb Rating: 7/10
The Good Nurse Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Denise Pillott, and Dartel McRae
Robbing Mussolini | Netflix
An entrepreneur from Milanese wartime plans a heist, for which he makes a team of misfits to conduct the operation. Duke of Fascism, Benito Mussolini’s legendary treasure is the target, and it is believed to be impossible to conduct the heist as it needs to be stolen from the fascist headquarters. What follows, in Robbing Mussolini, are attempts to find out how this happens and if it does!
Where to watch Robbing Mussolini: Netflix
Robbing Mussolini IMDb Rating: 5/10
Robbing Mussolini Cast: Giorgio Antonini, Enrico Bergamasco, and Giovanni James Bertoia
Barbarian | Disney+ Hotstar
Tess Marshall has to attend a job interview in Detroit and book a remote home for the same. However, upon reaching, she finds out that a man named Keith has already rented the property through another app. With no other options in mind, and amidst bad weather, she decides to spend the night in the house. Over a few hours, she gets used to him, but notices that her bedroom door has been opened and there’s someone moving around the house. The next day, post her interview, she is warned about the unsafe stay and as she finds out a homeless man chases her asking her to leave the house. But why? This forms the crux of the film.
Where to watch Barbarian: Disney+ Hotstar
Barbarian IMDb Rating: 7.5/10
Barbarian Cast: Georgina Campbell, Bill Skarsgård, and Justin Long
Naane Varuven (Nene Vasthunna) | Amazon Prime Video
Identical twins, Prabhu and Kathir, have been different always. Prabhu is innocent and Kathir is a troublemaker who is always disciplined by his father for his acts. To teach him a lesson after an incident, his father ties him at the backyard to a tree, from where gets kidnapped by an unnamed psychotic person, believed to be a serial killer who sets such targets in the jungle. Kathir relieves himself from the man, kills him and returns home. His erratic behaviour continues, and he locks Prabhu in a wooden box and kills his father. Upon knowing, his mother takes him to a local saint who tells him that both the boys cannot live together and must be separated. She chooses Prabhu over Kathir, leaves him in a temple and flees, despite several requests. What happens to Kathir then? Will he return? Will he take revenge? What would he do to the mother and Prabhu? The rest of the film answers all these questions.
The makers have released the film in two languages as Naane Varuven in Tamil and Nene Vasthunna in Telugu
Where to watch Naane Varuven/Nene Vasthunna: Amazon Prime Video
Naane Varuven/Nene Vasthunna IMDb Rating: 6.8/10
Naane Varuven/Nene Vasthunna Cast: Dhanush, Prabhu, Indhuja
Jhansi | Disney+ Hotstar
Jhansi is a cop, has forgotten her past and is living a happy married life with her husband and child. However, one unfortunate day, her past returns only to haunt her. But what bothers her about the past? Is there something she has not told her husband? What does she recollect and gets haunted by? The show, in Telugu languages, focuses on these questions. The trailer of the show has created a lot of buzz and fans have taken to social media to express the same. However, the makers have not revealed the twists and interesting aspects of the show.
Where to watch Jhansi: Disney+ Hotstar
Jhansi Cast: Anjali, Rajsekhar Aningi and Sriram Reddy
Dubai Bling | Netflix
The daily life of ten self-made millionaires is showcased in the upcoming Arabic reality show on Netflix, Dubai Bling. Dubai has made several people rich and has been known as the land of wealth and opportunities for many who have made their dreams come true in the beautiful place. Dubai Bling features the spirit of these people who have become the top of their fields, be it in real estate, entertainment, or more where they pursued their passion only to build their grand empires from the ground up. The official premise of the show, as described by Netflix, says, “Step off the private jet and into a high-flying social circle in Dubai, where lavish parties, stunning skylines, and jaw-dropping fashion are the norm.”
Where to watch Dubai Bling: Netflix
Matriarch | Disney+ Hotstar
A pregnant couple meets with a car accident and lands up at a shelter offered by a family. However, the house at the isolated farm doesn’t make the to-be-mother comfortable as soon she realizes that the lady in the shelter is showing an unhealthy interest in their to-be-born baby. What happens then reveals a lot about the stay and the secret behind the strange interest!
Where to watch Matriarch: Disney+ Hotstar
Matriarch IMDb Rating: 4.4/10
Matriarch Cast: Jemima Rooper, Kate Dickie, Sarah Paul
Big Mouth S6 | Netflix
After successful five seasons, the makers of Big Mouth are back with the sixth season. The show focuses on teenagers, living in the Westchester County suburbs of New York, from 7th grade, who find out more about puberty and understand struggles related to the subject. Through characters like Maurice, Connie, Mona and others, the makers have ensured that topics, often unspoken openly, are discussed for the audience to learn and get entertained.
Where to watch Big Mouth S6: Netflix
Big Mouth IMDb Rating: 7.9/10
Big Mouth Cast: Nick Kroll, John Mulaney and Jessi Klein
Indian Predator – Murder In A Courtroom | Netflix
Criminal Akku Yadav’s case was one of the most horrifying cases to be known in India. The upcoming episode of Indian Predator: Murder in a Courtroom sheds light on this case as the officers take us through the happenings and nuances. For the unaware, Yadav was lynched by a group of women in the packed courtroom who claimed to be his victims. However, there is a lot of truth that needs to be told. The show focuses on the real killer – was it women or Akku?
Where to watch Indian Predator: Murder in a Courtroom: Netflix
The Bastard Son & the Devil Himself | Netflix
Written by Joe Barton and based on the Half Bad books by Sally Green, The Bastard Son & The Devil Himself is follows the life of 16-year-old Nathan, who is the son of the world’s most dangerous witch. He is caught between two clans and hence is monitored closely in his childhood to ensure he does not follow his father’s footsteps. However, as boundaries blur, between the good and the bad, Nathan embarks on a journey to discover his true identity.
Where to watch The Bastard Son & The Devil Himself: Netflix
The Bastard Son & The Devil Himself Cast: Jay Lycurgo, Nadia Parkes and Paul Ready
Flames S3 | Amazon Prime Video
The first two seasons of Flames were loved by the audience and the videos received millions of views on the respective platforms. Following the success, the makers of Flames, TVF, have released a new season, for Amazon Prime Video. Flames Season 3 revolves around a gang of four friends, who are in class 12th now. Rajat and Ishita like each other and Rajat is desperate to win her back. But Ishita wants to take it slow. The tuition at Kaushal Sir’s residence changes the equation and both have a new beginning. But what problems would they face and what would this bring for Kaushal Sir makes the crux of this season.
Where to watch Flames S3: Amazon Prime Video
Flames IMDb Rating: 8.9/10
Flames S3 cast: Ritvik Sahore, Tanya Maniktala, Sunakshi Grover
Appan | SonyLIV
Presented as a dark comedy-drama, Appan follows the story of a parent-child conflict and a relationship that has been troublesome. Makers of the show have showcased human emotions and social concepts which are an integral part of several situations faced by the family. Itty has been a part of the evil culture and despite being bedridden for ages his attitude does not change. Having faced it for a long time, his son and society now wish for his death.
Where to watch Appan: SonyLIV
Appan Cast: Suresh Wayna, Ananya and Grace Anthony