The cinema of the south has no rival. Be it Tamil, Telugu, Kannada or Malayalam, more than one Pan India movie is being released from every film industry. In this, the competition is seen more between the Telugu and Kannada film industries. While the Telugu film industry created panic across the country by releasing movies like ‘RRR’ and ‘Pushpa: The Rise’, the Kannada film industry changed the way people watch cinema through movies like ‘KGF’ and ‘777 Charlie’. All of these films have done well at the box office. On the contrary, they are having bad days in Bollywood. Hindi filmmakers, who believe in making movies with a fixed formula, are also keen to recoup their costs. Like every time, this month South Cinema has released many good films. If you missed seeing these movies in theaters, you can catch them this week on OTT.
Let us know about the top 5 South Cinema movies, airing on OTT this week…
1. Movie- Rocketry The Nambi Effect
Broadcast date: July 26
OTT Platform- Amazon Prime Video
R Madhavan’s ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’ is the country’s first authentic film dealing with space science. It is based on the life of the scientist Nambi Narayanan of the Indian Space Research Organization. In this, actor R Madhavan plays the character of Nambi Narayanan. People are really liking the movie. The success of this film can be considered the result of Madhavan’s sadhana. Because in addition to playing the character in the film, he has also worked as a producer, screenwriter and director. After a long process of five years, a lot of work and overcoming all obstacles, he has been able to release this film. It can be seen on the Amazon Prime Video OTT platform from July 26.
2. Movie – 777 Charlie
Broadcast date: July 29
OTT Platform – Voot Select
Many movies have been made explaining the relationship between humans and animals. Hindi movies like ‘Hathi Mere Saathi’, ‘Teri Mehrabaniyan’, ‘Aankhen’, ‘Entertainment’ and ‘Junglee’ have entertained people a lot. Every time such stories have been shown on the big screen, it has been a huge success. One such story is shown in the movie ‘777 Charlie’. It represents that form of love between a human and a dog, which is an example. The film has been produced under the banner of Paramwah Studio Production. Its director and writer is Kiran Raj. The film stars Charlie (Doggy), Rakshit Shetty, Sangeeta Sringeri, Raj B Shetty, Danish Sait, and Bobby Simha in key roles. The Hindi dialogues of the film have been written by Sanjay Upadhyay.
3. Movie- Vikram
Broadcast date: July 8
OTT Platform – Disney Plus Hotstar
Kamal Haasan’s film ‘Vikram’ airs on the Disney Plus Hotstar OTT platform starting July 8. Lokesh Kanagaraj has directed this film. Lokesh and Vijay Sethupathi are working together again after the great success of the film ‘Master’. Fahad Hail is also present in the film as a surprise package, who plays an intelligence officer. Fahad has been seen in the role of Dhansu in the movie ‘Pushpa: The Rise’. His performance was praised by everyone. ‘Vikram’ has all those qualities, which could have made it a great entertainment movie. The film has grossed over 400 crores at the box office. From this you can gauge its popularity.
4. Cinema- Veetala Vishyam
Broadcast date: July 15
OTT platform – Zee5
‘Veetala Vishyam’, the Tamil remake of Ayushmann Khurrana, Gajraj Rao and Neena Gupta’s blockbuster film ‘Badhaai Ho’, airs on OTT platform Zee5. The director of this movie is RJ Balaji. What about Saravanan? Balaji has also acted in the film. The film, which premiered on OTT on July 15 after getting a good response in theaters, has also been widely seen on the online platform. Crossing the 20 million streaming minute mark in just two days after broadcast testifies to its popularity. Despite being a remake of a Hindi film, the film has been made differently in terms of treatment. Aparna Balamurali, Satyaraj, Urvashi have important roles in the film.
5. Cinema- Parampara 2
Broadcast date: July 21
OTT Platform – Disney Plus Hotstar
The first part of the web series ‘Parampara’ was well received by the audience and now the second season of this series is broadcast on the OTT platform Disney Plus Hotstar. In the first part of this series, such stars from the South as Jagapathi Babu, Naina Ganguly, Naveen Chandra were seen. Also in the second season, the story has been carried forward with the same actors. The story of the Naidu family has been shown in the first season of this web series full of politics, revenge and action thriller. The story revolves around Gopi (Navin Chandra) who goes against his uncle (Sarath Kumar) for his father Mohan Rao (Jagpati Babu). In the second season, a new color of political rivalry is seen between the family.