Because of Covid-19, all directors, producers, and the cast and crews were in much uncertain about the upcoming movies. And, many movies released on OTT after Covid-19.
So, here is a shortlist of the movies that were release on OTT after Covid-19.
SHERSHAAH (Amazon Prime)
‘Shersaah’ is one of the most successful movies released on OTT platform during Covid. Shershaah is directed by Vishnuvardhan. And Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani played the lead role.
The film is about the courageous story of our nation’s brave army officer, Vikram Batra who played a big role in the victory of India in the Kargil War. This film also shows the heart-warming love story of him and his love interest Dimple Cheema.
Released Date: 12 August 2021
Laxman Utekar directed ‘Mimi’ is the remake of the Marathi film ‘Mala Aai Vhhaychy!’ (2011) (Directed by Samruddhi Porey).
This story centered around an aspiring actress named, Mimi who decide to be a surrogate mother in return of a sound amount. But this decision became heavily complicated when the couple refuse to accept the baby.
This film is the best choice in the entire career of Kriti Sanon. By doing this film, Kriti gets opportunity to prove her actual potential in acting.
Released Date: 26 July 2021
Chhorii (Amazon Prime Video)
Vishal Furia directed, ‘Chhorii’ is one of the recognizable works of Nushrratt Bharucha. This movie is the remake of the Marathi film ‘Lapachhapi’ (2017). Lapachaapi was also direct by Vishal.
It is an horror story. All the dark secrets and the overall story is around a family in a village.
Release Date: 26 November 2021
Dil Bechara (Disney + Hotstar)
Mukesh Chhabra directed, ‘Dil Bechara’ is the adaptation of the novel ‘The Fault in Our Stars, written by John Green.
The film was the last film of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput. This movie was release after his death.
In the female lead, Sanjana Sanghi was casted. The film tells the heart-touching love story of Manny and Kizie who both have some serious disease.
Despite this, they decide to live the last days of their life happily and by celebrating their love.
Release Date: 24 July 2020
Atrangi re (Disney + Hotstar)
Anand L. Rai directed, ‘Atrangi Re’ features Akshay Kumar, Dhanush, and Sara Ali Khan. This is the second Bollywood project of Dhanush with director L. Rai.
This movie is a love triangle of the three characters. This film was not a hit at the Box Office. But Dhanush got a lot of appreciation for his performance.
Release Date: 24 December 2021
‘Dhamaka’ is based on a Korean movie ‘The Terror Live’ by Kim Byung-woo. This film is directed by Ram Madhvani and features Kartik Aaryan and Mrunal Thakur in the lead.
The story of the film is about a TV news anchor who finds a way to come back to his profession when he gets an anonymous call on his radio show. But this comeback decision costs him very heavily.
Release Date: 19 November 2021
Sardar Udham (Amazon Prime Video)
‘Sardar Udham’ is based on one of the most controversial histories of India, the Jallianwala Bagh massacre where Indian revolutionary Udham Singh took the initiative of revenge.
Shoojit Sarkar directed this film. And Vicky Kausal played the character of Udham Singh.
Release Date: 16 October 2021
Rashmi Rocket (Zee 5)
In the direction of Akarsh Khurana, Taapsee Pannu played the lead role in the film. This sports drama gets very positive reviews from the audience. And Taapsee also get great appreciation for her acting.
‘Rashmi Rocket’ film shows the difficulties faced by every female aspiring athlete.
Release Date: 15 October 2021
83 (Netflix and Disney Hotstar)
Kabir Khan directed ‘83’ is based on the victorious and proud incident for India. The time when India won the 1983 Cricket World Cup.
The film has a huge star cast such as Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Jiiva, Pankaj Tripathi, Harrdy Sandhu, and many more.
Ranveer Singh played the character of Kapil Dev. under Kapil’s captaincy India won.
Release date: 24 December 2021
Challang (Amazon Prime Video)
Hansal Mehta directed this comedy-drama starring Rajkummar Rao and Nushrat Bharucha.
This film couldn’t hit the box office.
Release Date: 12 June 2020
Gehraiyaan (Amazon Prime Video)
Director Shakun Batra tries to showcase some common complexities of modern love. The story is all-around two couples with different mindsets and complications.
The film features Deepika Padukone, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Ananya Panday, and Dhairya Karwa. Before the release of the film, audiences kept a huge expectation from this film. But this film failed terribly in box office.
Release Date: 11 February 2022
Gulabo sitabo (Amazon Prime Video)
This comedy-drama is a good film in total. But it can’t be considered a hit.
Gulabo sitabo was directed by Shoojit Sircar. And it starring two extremely talented actors like Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana.
The story is about an old man, Mirza, and his tenant, Baankey with whom he always be in some disputes.
Release Date: 17 April 2020
This is a shortlist of the movies released on OTT platforms after or during Covid.
These movies gave some refreshments in the hard situations of the pandemic.