From Janhvi Kapoor's 'Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl' to Kunal Kemmu's 'Abhay 2', top 10 OTT movies and shows that will keep you hooked this week

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OTT platforms have been running successfully ever since the lockdown was imposed nationwide. In fact, with engaging content on romance, food, crime, comedy, and thriller, there has always been a range of genres for the audience to explore on digital platforms ever since it was launched. Now, with theaters being shut, some of the big-budget Bollywood films are also releasing on web platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Diney+ Hotstar, and ZEE5. 

Good news for all the movie lovers out there, 10 new films and shows are releasing on several OTT platforms this week that will leave everyone impressed. From Janhvi Kapoor's Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl to Kunal Kummu's Abhay Season 2, quality content is making its way to these digital platforms this week as well. 

Here are the top 10 shows and film that you must binge-watch this weekend: 

MOVIES

GUNJAN SAXENA: THE KARGIL GIRL - NETFLIX | 12TH AUGUST 2020

Directed by Sharan Sharma, Janhvi Kapoor's Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl showcases the life of Air Force pilot, Gunjan Saxena, the first Indian female pilot in combat.

KHUDA HAAFIZ - DIENSY+ HOTSTAR | 14TH AUGUST 2020

Directed by Faruk Kabir, Vidyut Jammwal's Khuda Haafiz is an action thriller film based on a real life 2008 incident where a husband goes on a search for his wife on a foreign land. 

PROJECT POWER - NETFLIX | 14TH AUGUST 2020

Directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman, Jamie Foxx's Project Power is based on a former soldier who teams up with a cop to find the source behind a dangerous pill that provides temporary superpowers.

THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN - DISNEY+ HOTSTAR | 14TH AUGUST 2020

Directed by Thea Sharrock, Angelina Jolie's and Bryan Cranston's The One And Only Ivan is based on a gorilla named Ivan that tries to piece together his past with the help of an elephant named Stella as they hatch a plan to escape from captivity.

MAGIC CAMP - DISNEY+ HOTSTAR | 14TH AUGUST 2020

Directed by Mark Waters, Adam DeVine's Magic Camp is based on a straight-laced banker who returns to magic camp, which he attended years ago as a boy, to work as a compassionate and fun-loving counselor while also keeping his eye on winning first place in the upcoming Golden Wand competition.

SERIES

CHURAILS -  ZEE5 | 11TH AUGUST 2020

Directed by Asim Abbasi, Nirma Bucha, Meher Bano, Sarwat Gilani Mirza and Yasra Rizvi starrer Churails is a story of four women who set up an undercover detective agency to expose philandering husbands.

ABHAY SEASON 2 - ZEE5 | 14TH AUGUST 2020

Directed by Ken Ghosh, Kunal Kemmu's Abhay Season 2 is based on officer Abhay Pratap Singh (Kunal) being blackmailed by a prisoner (Ram Kapoor), who has kidnapped kids in the city. Abhay needs to play by the rules of the criminal mastermind to save the children.

DIRTY JOHN SEASON 2 - NETFLIX | 4TH AUGUST 2020

Dirty John is a true-crime anthology series that explores the theme of love gone wrong, set against the backdrop of sunny Southern California. 

THE GREAT HEIST - NETFLIX | 14TH AUGUST 2020

The Great Heist is based on a thief who plans the biggest bank heist in the country's history after drowning in debt.

WORLD'S TOUGHEST RACE SEASON 1 - PRIME VIDEO | 14TH AUGUST 2020

World's Toughest Race highlights the 300-mile endurance trek, in which competitors travel by foot, kayak, horse and mountain bike, among other means.

(Source: YouTube) 

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