OTT or theatres? April to June, the big releases to watch out for

 | Updated: Apr 09, 2021, 08:06 PM IST

Wondering what to watch this summer in theatres and at home? From 'Sooryavanshi' to 'Bell Bottom', here is the list of movies that are scheduled to release in the next three months. Scroll down to check the dates. 

Soorarai Pottru

'Suriya' starrer Tamil highly acclaimed drama  'Soorarai Pottru's' Hindi version 'Udaan' will release on Amazon Prime on April 4. The film is the biopic of Air Deccan founder GR Gopinath, however, it was revealed that some events were inspired by his life. The Tamil film won critical praise when it released last year on the OTT platform, now makers aim to reach a wider audience with the dubbed version. 


Abhishek Bachchan still from The Big Bull trailer

Abhishek Bachchan's scam movie 'The Big Bull' is all set to premiere on Disney+ Hotstar on April 8.  In the movie, Bachchan is starring as a stock market broker Hemant Shah. The movie was earlier supposed to release in theatres on October 23, 2020, but was postponed due to the pandemic. 


Stills from 'Ajeeb Daastaans' teaser

Karan Johar's backed anthology 'Ajeeb Daastaans' will stream on April 16 on Netflix. The movie stars Shefali Shah, Manav Kaul, Nushrratt Bharuccha, Fatima Sana Shaikh, and Jaideep Ahlawat.


A still from 'The Disciple'

This award-winning movie directed by Chaitanya Tamhane delves into the world of Hindustani classical music and the guru-shishya tradition. It follows the journey of a devoted student who tries to balance upholding traditions in a rapidly changing world. 

(Photograph:WION Web Team)

Satyamev Jayate 2

John Abraham second instalment of his action-packed 2018 hit 'Satyamev Jayate' will release on November 26 in theatres. Based on the fight against injustice and misuse of power and stars John Abraham in a double role alongside Divya Khosla Kumar, Rajeev Pillai and Anup Soni in important characters. 

(Photograph:WION Web Team)

Radhe Salman

Salman Khan returned with his fierce look once again this Eid with 'Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai'. The Prabhu Deva directorial released on  DTH services, OTT platform on Zee Plex and in selected theatres on May 13. 




Akshay Kumar's espionage thriller, 'Bell Bottom' is set to release in theatres on 19 August. However, the movie was set to hit the theatres in April but was postponed. In the movie,  Akshay is playing a spy, and along with him the movie stars 'War'-actor Vaani Kapoor as the female lead and Lara Dutta and Huma Qureshi in prominent roles. 


Farhan Akhtar in a still from 'Toofan'

Streaming on: Amazon Prime
Streaming date: June 16

Farhan Akhtar sports film which is being helmed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra will release on Amazon Prime this month. The film shows Farhan as a boxer and covers his journey from a goon in Dongri to a national level boxer. 



Amitabh Bachchan shares first glimpse of his news movie 'Jhund'

Amitabh Bachchan sports drama 'Jhund' will hit the big screens on June 18. The movie, helmed by Marathi filmmaker Nagraj Manjule, is based on the life of Vijay Barse, the founder of Slum Soccer.  


Ranveer Singh new still from sports-drama '83'

After getting delayed for almost a year, Ranveer Singh most awaited project, '83' is finally getting a theatre release on June 4. Earlier, the movie was scheduled to hit the theatres on April 10, 2020, but got delayed again and again due to the covid-19 pandemic.