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From Gaslight to Murder Mystery 2: Films to watch on OTT this weekend

Here is a list of the latest releases of sitcoms and films on OTT platforms for you to binge-watch




Weekends are synonymous with binge-watching films and series on OTT platforms. With each week, comes a myriad shows and films which might confuse cinema buffs.

If you need an unwinding session as the new month of April begins, here is a list of the latest releases on OTT platforms that you can binge-watch with your pyjamas on and take that much-needed break.


A mystery-thriller film, Gaslight stars Sara Ali Khan, Chitrangada Singh and Vikrant Massey. It follows the story of a paraplegic girl who returns to her royal family palace in Mayagrah after 15 years, after being invited by her estranged father. On reaching the estate, she finds her father is missing which makes her suspicious and she decides to uncover the secrets. Helmed by Pavan Kirpalani, the film was released on March 31 on Disney+Hotstar.


Starring Kartik Aaryan (as Bantu) and Kriti Sanon, Shehzaada is a comedy-drama about a life-altering event for Bantu. Bantu is disliked and ignored by his father since he was a toddler. After growing up, he finds out that he was switched at birth with a millionaire’s son, and his real parents are the wealthy and famous Jindals. Bantu decides to protect them against any harm that comes their way to prove to be the true Shehzada. Directed by Rohit Dhawan, the film is streaming on Netflix from April 1.

Murder Mystery 2

Murder Mystery 2 is a sequel to the very popular comedy mystery film of 2019, Murder Mystery, starring Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston as a couple Nick and Audrey Spitz, respectively. The couple has just launched their detective agency and find themselves in the middle of an uncalled case of abduction, when their friend Maharajah is abducted from his wedding on a private island. The film follows how the Spitz goes to Paris with ransom to bring Maharajah back. The film released on Netflix on March 31.

Almost Pyaar With DJ Mohabbat

Written and directed by Anurag Kashyap, this film is a musical romantic drama starring debutante Karan Mehta and Alaya F, both playing double roles. The film made its world premiere at the 2022 Marrakech Film Festival. The plot is about two incomplete love stories set in parallel universes, which face cast and class discrimination. It also has a special appearance by Vicky Kaushal. Almost Pyaar is now premiering on Netflix.


R. Manthira Moorthy makes his directorial debut with this Tamil action drama. Ayothi is based on a real story, showing human values and emotions through a family. The eldest male of the family is a patriarch and misbehaves with his wife. On a Deepavali night, the family visits Rameswaram where the mother dies after meeting with an accident. As the family faces this tragedy, they receive help from Sasikumar, a stranger, who turns every stone to help them. The film released on ZEE5 on March 31 and features Sasikumar and Preethi Asrani in titular roles.

United Kacche

Sunil Grover is back with his unmatched comic timing in this fun drama. The series tells the story of Tango (Sunil Grover), who had to mortgage his ancestral property in Punjab to fulfil his dream of shifting to England. He becomes an illegal immigrant, known as Kaccha, and faces the hardships of trying to make it in a new world. The story follows his story of finding love in a foreign land and avoiding deportation for as long as he can. The series is streaming on ZEE5 starting March 31.

The Power

Based on a New York Times bestseller written by Naomi Alderman, The Power is a thrilling science fiction drama following the stories of some teenage girls who get the ability to release electric jolts from the tip of their fingers. This power becomes unstoppable and starts spreading to all the women of the world, causing disturbances that need to be rectified soon. The film is streaming on Amazon Prime Video from March 31.


Starring Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in the lead roles, Pathaan became one of the highest-grossing Hindi films of all time. The film was released on Amazon Prime Video on March 22 and is still being loved by fans. It follows the story of a RAW agent who needs to fight his past and stop a terrorist, essayed by John Abraham, trying to harm the country. The film is available in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. 


Animal Box office collection: Ranbir Kapoor delivers his biggest opener as film earns Rs 61 crore

According to trade expert Ramesh Bala, the film’s worldwide collection on its opening day is between Rs 110-115 crore. He took to X (Fomerly Twitter) and wrote Animal has made $2.5 million in North America on opening day.



Ranbir Kapoor’s film Animal has delivered the biggest opening at the Indian box office. The Sandeep Reddy Vanga directorial opened to mixed reviews with many fans calling the film as misogynistic. But it seems Animal has found its audience as the film earned Rs 61 crore in India.

According to trade expert Ramesh Bala, the film’s worldwide collection on its opening day is between Rs 110-115 crore. He took to X (Fomerly Twitter) and wrote Animal has made $2.5 million in North America on opening day. The film had a total of 1318 shows in the Delhi NCR region and had a total occupancy of 79%. In Chennai the Tamil version of Animal had 88 shows and witnessed a total occupancy of 30%. In Telugu, the film had 316 shows in Hyderabad and the occupancy was 82%.

In Mumbai Animal had 1040 shows and the occupancy rate was over 55%. Shah Rukh Khan’s Jawan has got the highest opening 2023 which made Rs 75 crore on its opening day. The second position was held by Pathaan which made 57 crore on its opening day. But Animal has surpassed Pathaan to take up the second spot. Tiger 3 was at the third position as the film collected Rs 44.50 crore on its opening day.

Animal was released along with Vicky Kaushal’s Sam Bahadur which has only manged to collect Rs 5.5 crore nett in India. It seems Animal will overpower Sam Bahadur but due to the polarized response to the Ranbir Kapoor film can work in favour of Sam Bahadur.

Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s previous film Kabir Singh had an opening of of Rs 20.21 crore but eventually made over Rs 278 crore nett during its running period. For Ranbir Kapoor, the biggest hit in cinemas so far has been Rajkumar Hirani film Sanju with a total box office collection of Rs 342.53 crore.

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Shah Rukh Khan shares new song Nikle The Kabhi Hum Ghar Se from his upcoming film Dunki

Red Chillies Entertainment shared a clip from the song and wrote Feel the nostalgia for home in note of this heart warming melody



Shah Rukh Khan shared new song Nikle The Kabhi Hum Ghar Se from his upcoming film Dunki. The song has been sung by Sonu Nigam and the music has been composed by Pritam. The Lyrics of the song have been given by Javed Akhtar. The song tells the journey that Shah Rukh Khan’s character and his friends make in the film.

Dunki deals with the subject of mass migration of Indian youth to countries such as England and Canada. The film tells the story of four friends and their quest to reach foreign shores. It is a sentimental song and delves into the profound ache of yearning ones’s homeland. This sentiment resonates deep within the hearts of those who have been separated from their roots in pursuit of a brighter future. Shah Rukh Khan Took to X (Formely Twitter) and wrote Today I am sharing this song that came to my heart with you.

Raju and Sonu seem like one of our own just by name. And this song which both of them have composed is also their own. It is about our family members, it is about our soil, it is about finding solace in the arms of our country. Sometimes we all go away from home, from the village, from the city, to make a life. But our hearts remain in our homes, in our country only. Khan said this is his favourite song from Dunki. Red Chillies Entertainment shared a clip from the song and wrote Feel the nostalgia for home in note of this heart warming melody

Dunki has been directed by Rajkumar Hirani and also stars Anil Grover, Vikram Kochhar, Vicky Kaushal, Taapsee Pannu and Boman Irani. Dunki has been written by Abhijat Joshi, Rajkumar Hirani and Kanika Dhillon. The film is scheduled to be released in cinemas on December 21.

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Sam Bahadur social media review: Fans say blockbuster loading

Katrina Kaif said Megna Gulzar has created such a poetic beautiful classic film that she was transported to another era. She said one could see the passion to telling a story and attention to detail in every shot



Sam Bahadur released in cinemas today. The film tells the real life story of Sam Manekshaw, India’s first Field Marshall. The film shows his entire life starting from a young officer to rising up the ladder and eventually becoming extremely instrumental in the formation of Bangladesh. The social media had all praises for the Vicky Kaushal film.

One social media user gave Sam Bahadur 4/5 star rating. He said the film was bold, courageous and on the point. He said SamBahadur is a terrific film and it is filled with moments that make a true Indian proud of the Indian army and many unsung heroes.

One user Gaurav S Dave was amazed at the response to Sam Bahadur screening by the audience. He said he could clearly hear people shouting National award for Vicky Kaushal.

One social media user Rajat R Lunkad said Sam Bahadur is a cinematic marvel. He compared Vicky Kaushal’s portrayal as Sam Manekshaw as tour de France. He said Kaushal’s nuanced performance brings the characters to life and showcases depth and authenticity. He said the film was a remarkable display of talent that adds an extra layer of brilliance to the film. He said the film was a top contender for a national award. He added the film had exceptional storytelling and direction by Meghna Gulzar with powerful visuals and an emotional journey which resonates with the audience. He gave the film 4/5 star rating.

One social media user said Sam Bahdur is a terrific movie with top class acting by Vicky Kaushal and class direction by Meghna Gulzar. He said it is a classical, bold and one of the best films made on the Indian army.

One user said Sam Bahadur is a masterpiece. She said the storyline is brilliant and fantastic. She said Vicky Kaushal was a one man army and steals the show. She said the direction is top class and acting of all actors is literally amazing. She said overall it is a good movie and gave 4/5 star rating. 

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