Durgavati, Chhalaang, Coolie No. 1 Part of Amazon Prime Video’s New Indian Film Slate
Amazon Prime Video has divulged nine Indian movies — to be delivered October through December — that were initially gone to theaters. That incorporates the Varun Dhawan, Sara Ali Khan-starrer Hindi-language satire Coolie No. 1 (Christmas Day), the Rajkummar Rao, Nushrratt Bharuccha-drove Hindi-language dark parody Chhalaang (Diwali Eve), the Bhumi Pednekar-starrer Hindi-language awfulness spine chiller Durgavati (December 11), the Madhavan-drove Tamil-language sentimental dramatization Maara (December 17), the Telugu-language sentimental show Middle Class Melodies (November 20) with Anand Devarakonda, the Kannada-language Bheema Sena Nalamaharaja (October 29), and the Kannada-language frightfulness spine chiller Manne Number 13 (November 19).
Those seven movies join two we have definitely thought about: the Malayalam-language satire Halal Love Story (October 15) with Parvathy and Joju George, which will be trailed by the Suriya-drove Tamil-language activity dramatization Soorarai Pottru (October 30). But Coolie No. 1, all other eight acquisitions will convey the “Amazon Original Movie” marking. For Coolie No. 1, it is “Amazon Presents”, just like the case on Gulabo Sitabo and Shakuntala Devi.
Amazon’s declaration of an all-encompassing film record for Prime Video comes at a fascinating time what with films, aside from those in Maharashtra, permitted to open from October 15. This recommends makers aren’t sure that crowds will run to theaters, with the Covid pandemic actually seething across India — more than 70,000 new cases are being accounted for day by day, and around 1,000 Indians are kicking the bucket each day of COVID-19 — and believe directly to-gushing to be a more secure course to recover their cash.
Here’s additional on each title:
Coolie No. 1 is a revamp of the 1995 eponymous movie, with David Dhawan returning as chief and introducing his child David in the job initially played by Govinda. Coolie No. 1 likewise stars Paresh Rawal, Javed Jaffrey, Rajpal Yadav, Johnny Lever, Sahil Vaid, and Shikha Talsania. Rumi Jaffrey additionally returns as the essayist. Coolie No. 1 is a creation of Vashu Bhagnani-possessed Pooja Entertainment, whose first since forever creation was the 1995 unique. The revamp was scheduled to deliver in May in theaters, however will presently debut December 25 on Prime Video.
Chhalaang has been coordinated by National Award-champ Hansal Mehta. Ajay Devgn is among the makers; Chhalaang is a creation of T-Series Films, Luv Films, and Ajay Devgn FFilms. Rao and Bharuccha star close by any semblance of Saurabh Shukla and Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub. Initially scheduled for a late January discharge, Chhalaang was postponed twice (first to March and afterward to June) before the pandemic struck. It will presently deliver November 13 on Prime Video.
Durgavati is a revamp of the 2018 Anushka Shetty-drove Telugu-language Bhaagamathie, with the first chief G. Ashok helming the Hindi-language variation too. Akshay Kumar is one of the makers on Durgavati, which is a creation of T-Series, Vikram Malhotra’s Abundantia Entertainment, and Kumar’s Cape of Good Films. Durgavati started shooting back in January without a delivery date; it’s currently going directly to web based December 11 on Prime Video.
Maara is a redo of the 2015 Malayalam-language Charlie with Dulquer Salmaan and Parvathy, which has recently been changed in Marathi in 2017 as Deva. Coordinated by Dhilip Kumar (Kalki), Maara likewise stars Shraddha Srinath, Sshivada, TSBK Moulee, Alexander Babu, and Minon John. Maara has been created by Pramod Films’ Prateek Chakravorty and Shruti Nallappa. Maara has been underway for some time, having shot in mid-2018 preceding being required to be postponed because of Madhavan’s different duties. It currently opens December 17 on Prime Video.
Working Class Melodies was reported in July without a delivery date. Vinod Anantoju makes his full length first time at the helm with the Telugu film, and Deverakonda stars close by Varsha Bollamma. Working Class Melodies has been delivered by Bhavya Creations’ Venigalla Ananda Prasad. It will deliver November 20 on Prime Video.
Bheema Sena Nalamaharaja was initially uncovered in 2017, with Aravinnd Iyer in the number one spot. It has since included Arohi Narayan, Priyanka Thimmesh, Achyuth Kumar, and Vijay Chendoor. Karthik Saragur composes and coordinates Bheema Sena Nalamaharaja. It is a creation of Paramvah Studios, Pushkar Films, and Lost and Found Films. Bheema Sena Nalamaharaja shows up October 29 on Prime Video.
That leaves Manne Number 13, coordinated by Vivy Kathiresan. Varsha Bollamma, Aiswarya Gowda, Praveen Prem, Chetan Gandharva, Ramana, and Sanjeiv are essential for the cast. It is a creation of Sri Swarnalatha Productions’ Krishna Chaitanya. Manne Number 13 is out November 19 on Prime Video.
Every one of the nine Indian movies will be accessible internationally, Amazon stated, in more than 200 nations and domains.