Netflix is the new go-to place for one’s daily dose of entertainment. It’s an omnipresent entity in all our lives which caters to all our aesthetic needs.
While the Netflix catalogue keeps expanding by the day, it is always interesting to find some homegrown Indian content on it. Here are 8 Indian movies which will hit Netflix in 2019:
1.Chopsticks– This movie follows a very talented girl who is running low on confidence and hence finds it difficult to sustain herself. The story revolves around how she tries to recover her car which was stolen by a Mumbai gangster. The movie stars Mithila Palkar from ‘Little Things’, Abhay Deol and Vijay Raaz.
2.Bulbul– This has been produced by Anushka Sharma and is a period film with a background of superstitions and rituals in rural India. The movie tells the tale of Satya and Bulbul who is his child bride. Satya is sent off to England for higher education and returns home to find out that Bulbul has been abandoned by his family and now serves the people of the village, which is actually plagued by some evil causing mysterious deaths.
3.Upstarts– This movie follows the bromance of three college friends who dream of having their own start-up and eventually have to face the choice of choosing either their dream or their friendship.
4.Cobalt Blue– This movie will deal with the theme of forbidden love where a brother and sister belonging to a traditional Marathi family, fall in love with the same man.
5.15th August– This movie is produced by Madhuri ixit and is set up in a Mumbai ‘chawl’ where the residents are gearing up for the annual flag-hoisting ceremony there. The movie follows the trials and tribulations of the common man.
6.Music Teacher– Manav Kaul plays the role of a troubled music teacher who once mentored a famous Bollywood celebrity. The estranged teacher tries to get back all that he lost in the past.
7.Hotel Mumbai– This movie will tell the chilling story of all the victims who survived the Mumbai terror attacks in 2008.
8.Firebrand– This Marathi movie is produced by Priyanka Chopra and follows the story of a lawyer and a sexual assault victim, played by Usha Jadhav, who tries to solve cases and deal with her difficult marriage as well.
Looks like 2019 will see an interesting line-up for Netflix. Which one are you most excited for?