Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and romance is on the way. With Gehraiyaan finally out, we have a perfect binge-watch list for everyone. Whether it’s a bachelorette party, a date, or just a fun get-together with friends and family, you have plenty to watch this weekend. Deepika Padukone’s film Gehraiyaan dropped on Amazon Prime Video today, also adding to the list is Rajkummar Rao Badhaai Do in theaters near you and more on Netflix, MX Player, SonyLIV and more.
Gehraiyaan and 9 other new movies and shows to watch this weekend on Amazon Prime Video, SonyLIV and more that will rock your Valentine’s Day
1. LOVE AND LEASH – NETFLIX
Love and Leashes with Lee Jun-young and Seo Hyun brings dynamism to Korean dramas. It’s a romantic comedy but with a heavy dose of BDSM, something to watch out for.
2. GEHRAIYAAN – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO
Deepika Padukone Siddhant Chaturvedi, Dhairya Karwa and Ananya Panday’s most anticipated film is finally out. Directed by Shakun Batra, Gehraiyaan touches on the complexities of the modern relationship and is presented as a “domestic black”.
3. BADHAÏ DO
Another Hindi movie which came out today with Gheraiyaan is Bhumi Pednekar and Rajkummar Rao starring Badhaai Do. Directed by Harshvardhan Kulkarni, the film is a sequel to the National Award-winning hit Badhaai Ho. The film centers around the theme of the lavender wedding where a gay man and a lesbian marry, to appease their parents instead of coming out.
4. FIGHT FOR FREEDOM – SONY LIV
An anthology of five patriotic episodes, the Malayalam drama comes from the creators of Great Indian cuisine and four other manufacturers. Each story is about the importance of freedom.
5. BIG BUG – NETFLIX
Directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, with Dominique Pinon, Elsa Zylberstein, André Dussollier, Alban Lenoir, BigBug is an interesting watch. Set in a fictional, technologically advanced 2045, human life is surrounded by a conveniently constructed artificial intelligence that conveniently controls every aspect of human life. However, things go awry when the AI takes over things beyond a line.
6. RAKTANCHAL 2 – MX PLAYER
Set in Purvanchal, the show is a saga of emotion, deception and revenge. Raktanchal 2 will see the power game take a new turn with new players entering this backcountry story. Directed by Ritam Srivastav, the MX Original series stars Nikitin Dheer, Kranti Prakash Jha, Mahie Gill, Ashish Vidyarthi, Karan Patel and Soundarya Sharma in key roles.
7. LOVE IS BLIND (JAPAN) – NETFLIX
A perfect Valentine’s watch, the unscripted series is where singles who want to be loved for who they are, rather than what they look like, have signed up for a less conventional approach to modern dating where they hope to meet the person they want to spend the rest of their lives without ever having seen them. The reality show is now coming to Japan as Netflix adds a bunch of Korean titles in 2022. Can these singles find true love without ever seeing each other?
8. SNOWDROPS – DISNEY+ HOTSTAR
Nothing beats the pleasure of watching a Korean series. With Snowdrop, even Disney+ Hotstar is diving into the K-drama craze. When a blood-soaked man bursts into the dormitory of a women’s university in Seoul, Korea, Eun Yeong-ro goes against her judgment and risks expulsion for hiding the man. The show is set against the backdrop of the 1987 democracy movement in South Korea. The series features Jung Hae-in, Jisoo, Yoo In-na, Jang Seung-jo, Yoon Se-ah, Kim Hye-yoon, and Jung Yoo-jin.
9. MAHAAN – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO
If you are looking for something beyond Bollywood and international dramas, try Mahana Tamil-language action thriller film written and directed by Karthik Subbaraj and produced by SS Lalit Kumar.
10. CATCHING THE KILLERS SEASON 2 – NETFLIX
The documentary that revolves around a real murder is making a comeback. The first season focused on The Green River Killer and The happy face killer, among others. The series follows interviews with police officers, lawyers and others to provide insight into some of the world’s most haunting serial killers.