With titles like The Railway Men, Suburræterna, and others still trending, the competition is expected to get even more intense with the arrival of latest OTT releases this week. The list includes titles like Squid Game: The Challenge, The Aam Aadmi Family Season 4, Antormahal, My Demon, Last Call for Istanbul, and many more. These titles are scheduled to be available on various streaming platforms. Additionally, we have compiled a list of new theatrical releases, including Napoleon, Farrey, and others, that are bound to keep you entertained for the whole week. So, take a look below to check out all the new dramatic, thrilling, and action-packed titles on the list of latest OTT releases this week.
Latest OTT releases this week: Squid Game: The Challenge to Napoleon, 17 new K-dramas, shows, movies & documentaries arriving on Netflix, theatres & more
1. Squid Game: The Challenge – Netflix
Inspired by Netflix’s popular Korean drama Squid Game, this one’s a reality competition that will feature contestants participating in a series of high-stakes games to win the ultimate prize of $4.56 million (approximately Rs 38 crore).
2. High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America 2 – Netflix
Food journalist Stephen Satterfield returns with a new season of Netflix’s travel food show High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America this week. Watch him explore different African-American cuisines that have sparked social justice movements in the US.
3. Hannah Waddingham: Home for Christmas – Apple TV+
Emmy-winning star Hannah Waddingham teams up with Luke Evans, Phil Dunster, Sam Ryder, and others for an electrifying performance at the London Coliseum. The list of new OTT releases this week also includes Squid Game: The Challenge, A Nearly Normal Family, My Demon, Elf Me, and many other exciting options.
4. The Aam Aadmi Family Season 4 – ZEE5
The makers of The Aam Aadmi Family are back with a new season of their family entertainer. The fourth season continues to focus on the Sharma clan, a middle-class family that navigates through the ups and downs together. Helmed by Apoorv Singh Karki, the ensemble cast of the series includes Brijendra Kalra, Lubna Salim, Chandan Anand, Kamlesh Gill, and Saadhika Syal.
5. Chaaver – SonyLIV
The list of new OTT releases this week just got more exciting with the addition of Kunchacko Boban and Antony Varghese’s political action thriller Chaaver. The Malayalam movie directed by Tinu Pappachan follows four political thugs on a run after committing a horrendous crime. The situation gets more serious when they drag an innocent medical student into it.
6. Antormahal – Hoichoi
Antormahal is a Bengali series directed by Abhrajit Sen that revolves around a happily married couple who struggles to come to a decision when they approach the prospect of planned parenthood. The series features Ishaa Saha, Sourav Das, Arpan Ghoshal, and Swastika Dutta in significant roles.
7. Retribution – Lionsgate Play
A remake of the 2015 Spanish film El Desconocido, Retribution is a must-watch for all action thriller genre lovers out there. The movie follows a man who gets dragged into an unexpected speed chase when he receives a mysterious call informing him about a bomb under his car seat. With his kids trapped in the back seat, the man is forced to follow the instructions while coming up with a plan to get everyone out of the car safely. The English movie is headlined by Liam Neeson.
8. A Nearly Normal Family – Netflix
An adaptation of Mattias Edvardsson’s novel, A Nearly Normal Family is a binge-worthy series. The plot of the upcoming series centers around a lawyer, a pastor, and their teenage daughter whose seemingly perfect lives are rattled when they are accused of being involved in a murder. How far will they go to protect one another?
9. I Don’t Expect Anyone to Believe Me – Netflix
Starring Anna Castillo, Dario Yazbek Bernal, Natalia Solián, and Juan Minujín among others, I Don’t Expect Anyone to Believe Me is a thriller flick that follows a young writer whose personal and professional life is upended when he falls prey to a group of criminals after moving to Barcelona. The upcoming Fernando Frías de la Parra directorial is based on a novel by Juan Pablo Villalobos.
10. Last Call for Istanbul – Netflix
Last Call for Istanbul is a romantic movie starring Kivanç Tatlitug and Beren Saat in lead roles. The upcoming movie focuses on two married people whose chance meeting turns into an unforgettable night filled with excitement in New York City.
11. My Demon – Netflix
Like K-dramas? If so then Netflix’s upcoming series My Demon is the perfect title on the list of new OTT releases this week for you. Created by Kim Jang-han and Kwon Da-som, the upcoming series delves into the lives of the heiress of a conglomerate who decides to get into a contract marriage with a demon with no powers. As the story progresses, the plot takes an interesting twist as the latter begins to remember his past.
12. Elf Me – Amazon Prime Video
Elf Me is an exciting fantasy drama that you can enjoy with your kids this week. The movie tells the story of an unconventional elf who ends up creating eccentric weapons for kids. The situation turns more dramatic when he crosses paths with a shy kid who helps him save Christmas.
13. The Village – Amazon Prime Video
The list of latest OTT releases this week includes an exciting Tamil horror series titled The Village. Headlined by Arya, George Maryan, and Divya Pillai, the upcoming series follows a man who gets trapped in a mysterious village. He joins forces with three other companions to rescue his missing family members and find a way out of the village.
14. Dhruva Natchathiram Chapter 1: Yuddha Kaandam – Theatres
Headlined by Vikram, Ritu Varma, R. Parthiban, Radhika Sarathkumar, Simran, and Vinayakan, Dhruva Natchathiram Chapter 1: Yuddha Kaandam is an edge-of-the-seat mystery thriller that revolves around a covert operative and his team of professional who come up with a plan to take down a group of terrorists. The Gautham Vasudev Menon directorial releases in cinemas later this week.
15. Farrey – Theatres
Helmed by Soumendra Padhi, Farrey marks the acting debut of Salman Khan‘s niece Alizeh Agnihotri in the Hindi film industry. The plot of the upcoming film revolves around a young and hard-working girl who succeeds in securing admission into an elite school. But she soon finds herself in an unexpected situation when she tries to help her wealthy new friends cheat in the exams. The upcoming movie also features Juhi Babbar and Prasanna Bisht in prominent roles.
16. Napoleon – Theatres
Based on the true story of Napoleon Bonaparte, the Ridley Scott directorial narrates the tale of the French emporer who rose to power with the help of Empress Joséphine. The period drama starring Joaquin Phoenix and Vanessa Kirby in lead roles also focuses on the volatile relationship between the Emporer and the Empress.
17. Faraway Downs – Disney+ Hotstar
When an aristocrat with a cattle ranch in Australia learns about a baron’s plan to take over her land after her husband’s death, she joins forces with a cattle drover to protect the land. The upcoming six-part limited series on the list of new OTT releases this week is a new rehashed version of Baz Luhrmann’s 2008 Oscar-nominated movie starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman.