Weekend Attractions on Theatres and OTT: Fantasy, Crime, Comedy and Action

Weekend Attractions on Theatres and OTT: Fantasy, Crime, Comedy and Action

This week on Friday i.e 20th December 2022 we have the list of movies and series to be released.

CIRKUS (Genre : Adventure, Comedy, Fiction | Duration : 2 Hours 22 mins)
The year 2022 comes to an end with Rohit Shetty's big splash 'Cirkus' starring Ranveer Singh in double role, Jacqueline Fernandez and Pooja Hegde in lead roles.The film takes us to the crazy 60s and presents a whacky set of characters played by Varun Sharma, Sanjay Mishra, Johnny Lever, Brijendra Kala, Tiku Talsania, Mukesh Tiwari, Murli Sharma among others who are part of a Cirkus team.Cirkus begins 23rd December in cinemas worldwide!

2) PITCHERS : New Season (Genre : Comedy, Inspirational | Format : Web Series )
With an IMDB rating of 9.1, Pitchers became a cult show and an inspiration for millions of people to embark on their entrepreneurial journey. The first season revolved around the trials and tribulations of four young entrepreneurs who quit their day jobs to pursue their start-up venture. The show is now returning after a gap of 7 years and this time around, we meet the Pitchers 2.5 years after their tech start-up Pragati.AI was founded. The start-up is on the cusp of an expansion journey and short of one co-founder. The original cast consisting of Naveen Kasturia, Arunabh Kumar, Abhay Mahajan, Abhishek Banerjee and Gopal Dutt are joined by new entrants like Ridhi Dogra, Sikander Kher and Ashish Vidyarthi who will be seen in pivotal roles.Created by TVF, Pitchers steams on ZEE5 from 23rd Dec 2022.

3) GLASS ONION : A KNIVES OUT Mystery(Genre : Crime, Mystery, Witty )
World famous detective Benoit Blanc travels to Greece to peel back the layers of mystery surrounding a tech billionaire and his elite set of friends. Starring Daniel Craig, Ed Norton, Kate Hudson and Dave Bautista in lead roles and written-directed by Rian Johnson, Glass Onion streams from 23rd December on Netflix.

4) KATHMANDU CONNECTION 2 ( Genre : Thriller, Suspense | Format : Web series):
The SonyLIV original series will see Amit Sial, Gopal Datt and Aksha Pardasany sharing screen in its second season. The second season will also star Prashant Narayanan. He will be a new entrant as he was not seen in the first season which premiered on April 23, 2021.The second season is directed by Sachin Pathak and produced by Ajay G. The first season of the web-series had the storyline revolving around the horrific 1993 Bombay Bombings. The second season’s teaser revealed that the story will revolve around the ‘1999 IC-814 hijack incident. This streams from 23rd Dec 2022.

5) STRANGE WORLD (Genre : Animation | Format : Film | Duration : 1 Hour 42 mins)
Disney+ Walt Disney Animation Studios' original action-packed adventure “Strange World” introduces a legendary family of explorers as they attempt to navigate an uncharted, treacherous land alongside a motley crew including a mischievous blob, a three-legged dog, and a slew of ravenous creatures. Now that things have gotten somewhat better, Strange World didn't follow that release model and instead had its premiere exclusively in theaters. After the film had a disappointing performance at the box office, Disney will make the animated adventure available to stream on Disney+Hotstar starting on December 23,2022.

6) JACK RYAN Season 3(Genre : Suspense, Action | Format : Web Series):
In the third season of ‘Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan,’ Jack Ryan receives information regarding the Sokol Project, a top-secret scheme to resurrect the Soviet Empire. Things take a nasty turn when one of the project's Russian scientists and the Russian Defense Minister are slain in separate incidents. Now that Jack has been accused of treason, he must race against the clock to establish his innocence.The 8 episode series streams from 21st Dec 2022 on Amazon Prime Video.

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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

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