WEEKEND ATTRACTIONS : The PATHAAN Storm has taken the nation by its overwhelming storm. There are a very handful of low key releases this week and we are recommending you a good set of intriguing thrillers that will keep you invested during the New Year weekend!
This week on Friday i.e 3rd Feb 2023 we have the list of movies and series to be released.
1) FARAAZ (Genre : Action, Thriller, Historical | Format : Film | Duration : 2 Hours )
Based on the real-life terrorist attack that ravaged a Dhaka cafe, Faraaz is a gritty and tense hostage drama that unspools over one claustrophobic night. Directed by Hansal Mehta, and produced jointly by T-series and Anubhav Sinha, Faraaz stars Aditya Rawal, Zahan Kapoor and Juhi Babbar and releases in theatres on 3rd Feb 2023.
2) ALMOST PYAAR WITH DJ MOHABBAT (Genre : Romantic, Drama | Format : Film |Duration : 2 Hours)
In London, a girl likes a boy a little too much. And, in a parallel universe, there`s a boy who likes a girl.These two unrequited love stories, burdened by social status, caste, religion and inequality are breathlessly headed towards each other. Two tragic love stories, one musical and an uncanny coincidence as told by the Guru of Love - DJ Mohabbat.Director Anurag Kashyap imbibes the spirit and sensibilities of Imtiaz Ali and helms a film reminiscent of Love Aaj Kal starring Alaya Furniturewala and debutant Karan Mehta
3) JEHANABAD(Genre : Crime Series | OTT : Sony LIV )
Jehanabad – Of Love & War, set in the year 2005, is the story of a small town in Bihar, where innocent love and anarchy of the land are brewing parallelly and bound to collide. Produced by StudioNext, Sudhir Mishra serves as the showrunner of Jehanabad – Of Love & War. Created and written by Rajeev Barnwal, the show is directed by Rajeev Barnwal and co-directed by Satyanshu Singh. It stars Ritwik Bhowmik, Harshita Gaur, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Rajat Kapoor, Suneel Sinha, Satyadeep Mishra, Rajesh Jais, and Sonal Jha in pivotal roles.The 10-episode series starts streaming on Sony LIV from 3rd Feb 2023.
4) CLASS ( Genre : Thriller, Mystery | Language : Hindi | Format : Web series| OTT : Netflix):
Three students from a poor neighborhood join an exclusive high school for Delhi elite where dark secrets and rumors ultimately lead to murder. Starring: Gurfateh Pirzada,Piyush Khati,Anjali Sivaraman, and directed directed by National Film Award winner Ashim Ahluwalia, this captivating drama series is based on the hit show "Elite". CLASS streams on Netflix from 3rd Dec 2023.
5) VIKING WOLF (Genre : Horror Thriller | Format : Film | Duration : 1 Hour 38 mins| OTT : Netflix):
The horror thriller revolves around a teenager who has disturbing visions after witnessing a murder at a party. Viking Wolf, directed by Stig Svendsen, will be released on Netflix on Friday, February 3.
6) KNOCK AT THE CABIN(Genre : Horror Thriller, Mystery | Format : Film | Duration : 1 Hour 40 mins):
While vacationing at a remote cabin, a young girl and her parents are taken hostage by four armed strangers who demand that the family make an unthinkable choice to avert the apocalypse. With limited access to the outside world, the family must decide what they believe before all is lost. Written and directed by M Knight Shyamalan, the film releases in theatres on 3rd Feb 2023.
7) ROKTOKOROBI( Genre : Thriller, Mystery | Language : Bengali | Format : Web series| OTT : ZEE5):
This is the first time Vikram Chatterjee and Raima Sen have paired up for a suspense thriller web series titled ‘Roktokorobi’. The trailer of the upcoming series is already out and it’s every bit intriguing. Directed by Sayantan Ghoshal and created by Sahana Dutta. The story revolves around psychologist Satyaki (played by Vikram) who visits his aunt's place in Uraldanga and stumbles upon a series of mysteries in the house. Some sudden deaths in the family and his sister-in-law's hallucinations force him on a quest for truth. The shocking turn of events change Satyaki’s life forever. The secrets buried deep within the Mukherjee family will surely take the audience to a thrilling journey. It streams on ZEE5 from 3rd Feb 2023.
Ahwaan Padhee, is an IT Techie/Business Consultant by profession and a film critic/cinephile by passion, is also associated with Radio Playback as well, loves writing and conducting movie quizzes.
More By Ahwaan Padhee