In the COVID-19 pandemic, situation theatres are shut from almost five months now so OTT platforms are boosted and many filmmakers have opted for these platforms to release their films. Popular digital platforms like Amazon Prime, Disney+Hotstar, Netflix has got several big films for release. Few of them where Dil Bechara, Lootcase, Shakuntala Devi, Raat Akeli Hai to name a few and there are many more in the pipeline which will soon be out.
As per the latest report from Ormax Media, Disney+Hotstar Dil Bechara is at the top of the table of the Most-liked Indian OTT films, based on audience engagement. Well, the second is Vidya Balan starrer Shakuntala Devi released on Amazon Prime. Both films are very different when it comes to genre.
Dil Bechara was expected to be on the top of the chart as the film turned out to be the last film of the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput. A lot of public sentiment is attached to the film.
Whereas Shakuntala Devi is the biopic of the Shakuntala Devi a mathematician, an astrologer, the writer of guides to arithmetic, and a lot more. The world knew Shakuntala Devi as a genius who could solve complex equations. Ace actress Vidya Balan played her role and she has pulled it off very well. She has got into the skin of the character.
There are many films like Sadak 2, Class Of 83, Abhay 2 that will soon be released on different digital platforms.