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 (April 4)

'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. 


The Big Bull (April 8)

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. 


'Ajeeb Daastaans' (April 16)

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.


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. 

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Satyamev Jayate 2 (November 26, 2021)

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. 

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Radhe Your Most Wanted Bhai

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. 



Bell Bottom

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. 



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. 



Jhund (June 18)

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.  


83 (June 4)

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.


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