Starting from a tip to Sartaj Singh by Ganesh Gaitonde, ending with your mind blown; Sacred Games is worth it. Starring some of the finest showbiz gems; Radhika Apte, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Saif Ali Khan; Sacred Games has become India’s first most watched Netflix original series. It is based on Vikram Chandra’s thriller novel in the same name, in partnership with Phantom films. It has the IMDB star rating of 9.4.
Love Per Square Foot
Love per square foot is a rom-com by Anand Tiwari. The plot revolves around a man and a woman struggling in the city of Dreams, ending up marrying each other to be living in house together. The movie is discouraged because of its length as Ekta Malik of the Indian Express wrote, ”the movie has its heart in the right place and would have worked better had it been about 20 minutes shorter.” It has the IMDb rating of 7.2.
Lust stories contain four short segments of stories directed by some amazing minds in Bollywood namely Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee, and Karan Johar himself. The movie is supposedly a sequel to Bombay Talkies released in 2003. The starcast has some famous names like Radhika Apte, Bhumi Pednekar, Vicky Kaushal, Neha Dhupia, Jaideep Ahlawat, Sanjay Kapoor and more. The movie is raised because of the exploration of female sexuality shown as a subject in the movie. IMDB rates it 6.8.
Vir Das: Abroad Understanding
Vir Das: Abroad Understanding is a standup by India’s finest stand up comedian. Shot at Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi and in New York, Vir Das pinpoints the bad politics in the nation along with criticism to nationalism and globalism. Apart from it, Vir also tackles religion, racism and more. The production companies include Netflix itself and Weirdass Comedy. IMDB rapes Vir Das Comedy 6.6 on 10.
Bard of Blood
Bard of Blood is an upcoming series on Netflix. The series is based on the book in the same name by Bilal Siddiqui which was the bestselling book of the year 2015. The news has it that Netflix is teaming up with Shahrukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment to produce this 8-episode series. The series will be set in Indian subcontinent and will feature highly appreciated action sequences.
Ghoul will be Netflix’s first Indian horror, starring Radhika Apte. The plot revolves around a prisoner who is interrogated for his crimes but instead exposes the deeds of the interrogators. Its trailer is launched and is getting positive reviews mostly because of the star cast and the plot. It is said to be promising because it has the minds of people who behind the making of “Insidious”, “Get Out” and “Udta Punjab”.