As the world recovered from the circumstances caused by the covid-19 virus, art and films have managed to create their own space even during difficult times. Due to the inaccessibility of movie theaters, big big budget projects have been shown on OTT platforms, which has shot its audience to the highest in 2021. We present to you the top 10 OTT releases of this year ……
10. Emily in Paris (season 2)
A Parisian fantasy series with Lily J Collins, which did not fail to impress viewers. It was what fans called a complete package with a unique approach to feminism and female independence. A career-motivated woman who lands a job opportunity abroad takes us with her on her journey of self-discovery. The show gives us the perfect taste of “slice of life”. It is called precisely with the feel-good genre.
Beginning singer and renowned pop star Camilla Cabello as an actress, it was deemed to be a musical worth eyeing on the screen. Although the audience attracted was niche, it was considered a children’s favorite, as the fairy tale takes a turn on some of the most beloved characters in the history of fiction and fairy tales and how the perception around them has changed over time.
This film has succeeded in arousing all the patriotic feelings that inhabit the Indian audience. The film revolves around the life of Indian Army Captain Vikram Batra, who received the Param Vir Chakra, India’s highest bravery award for his actions during the Kargil War in 1999. Starring With actor Siddharth Malhotra in a dual role, the film takes us on a sentimental journey, familiarizing us with the sacrifice a young man made for his mother nation and also providing the historical context most faithfully without much respect.
7. Shadow and bone
Contradicting the notion and perception of fantasy shows that fail to make a mark, a shadow and a bone pierced through the skin in the hearts of any fiction-loving viewer. The story revolves around a sinister witch who forces a plot against a young soldier after revealing a magical power that could unite the world. From the stunt choreography and vivid cinematography, to the CGI effects and the very engaging storyline, everything keeps viewers spellbound.
6. Sex education (season 3)
The production house marketing strategy worked for a reason, a norm-breaking show that created a revolution in itself. After 2 successful seasons, this season has managed to convince and please its viewers with its out of the box concept. After the story of a young sex therapist, who tackles everyday situations where prejudices regarding gender roles, norms, inequalities and also sexual identities are disguised and how he deals with the current state of sex education in high school is both informative and entertaining. .
5. Stranger Things (season 4)
It’s not uncommon for this show to be included in the best show listings over all these years. A mega-hit returned with another hit, as usual making its mark and coming out as one of the biggest hits of various age groups over the past decade, if a perfect mix of sci-fi and thriller exists, so stranger things are going on. The story revolves around how Eleven and his friends manage to tame and fight the upside down beasts, losing or winning too much to be simply quantified. A dynamic plot that satisfies viewers in every way it can, this show manages to leave audiences with a part of itself every time someone watches it.
4. Hawk eye
One of the biggest and most awe-inspiring films released on the OTT platform this year, Marvel multiverse fans were nothing short of elated. Following the story of one of the world’s favorite avengers, Hawkeye or Clint Barton, he takes us on his journey through the aftermath of war. A perfect combination of action and adventure with breathtaking stunt choreography and CGI, the series takes wonder to the max.
3. Money theft
A show that has proven that good stories can break the language barrier, taking place in Madrid, a professor recruits 8 people by naming them behind their respective cities to collect a huge sum of money forcing them to enter the Royal Mint from Spain. It is said to be one of the most magnificent and freshest avant-garde crime dramas of the decade. Its interesting twists and dynamic characters managed to keep the audience hooked and interested until the end.
2. Bridgerton (season 2)
Based on the novels by Julia Quinn set in the competitive world of the City of London during the Regency era during the season when debutantes are presented at court. It was something about the show’s demeanor and vibe that caught everyone’s attention even though it’s a period drama – the heavy language, the form of expression, everything made the series worth watching. Critics say the show’s aesthetic storyline doesn’t eclipse its vibrant characters.
1. Squid game
This show is a real game-changer when it comes to crime and thriller. Like Money Heist, the language didn’t seem like a barrier, the volume of the story and the way the character progression unfolds are so unique and different in their own way, it’s no surprise this show has become the most popular international web series. in 2021. The way the story was portrayed was flawless and the actors really breathed and lived the games.