Beat COVID blues with these binge-watch recommendations

Written By: Pragati Awasthi | Updated: Apr 16, 2021, 11:00 AM IST

Indian states are imposing curfew, partial of full lockdown as COVID-19 cases spike again. In the typical condition, we suggest staying home is the best way to protect yourself and others from the deadly virus.

So while you stay safe, here's what you can binge-watch at your home. 


Dileesh Pothan directorial 'Joji', the Malayalam-language black comedy is inspired by William Shakespeare's Macbeth. Starring Fahadh Faasil, who plays the title character of an engineering dropout and the youngest son of a rich family lives with his aspirations of becoming super-wealthy. Driven by greed and blind ambition, he decides to execute his plans following an unexpected event in the family.

The film is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.



Amazon Prime's new series, 'Them', a horror drama that explores terror in America. In the first season, the series follows the story of Emory's, a Black family who moves into an all-white neighbourhood in Los Angeles during the Second Great Migration. When they get there, however, they confront evil forces that threaten to destroy them all.


Ajeeb Daastaans

Karan Johar backed project titled ‘Ajeeb Daastaans’. The movie is an anthology of four unique stories that dig into the complexities of a fractured relationship. The movie is releasing on Netflix on April 16. 


The Serpent

Netflix crime drama series 'The Serpent'. It is based on the crimes of serial killer Charles Sobhraj, who murdered young tourists between 1975–1976. The series stars Tahar Rahim in the lead role as Sobhraj. The limited series is currently streaming on Netflix. 


This Is a Robbery: The World's Biggest Art Heist

The new Netflix series will keep you hooked for hours. 'This Is a Robbery: The World's Greatest Art Heist' a 2021 American documentary film series about the March 18, 1990 robbery of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.


Falcon and the Winter Soldier

For the Marvel fans, Disney + has offered another superhero story this year, 'Falcon and the Winter Soldier'. The series which is currently streaming on Disney+ Hotstar takes place after the film 'Avengers: Endgame' and moves forward the story of Captain America’s shield. 


Bombay Begums

Pooja Bhatt starrer Netflix series 'Bombay Begums'. The much-talked series follows the story of five ambitious women, who navigate dreams, desires and disappointments in modern Mumbai.