Shahid Kapoor, known for his impressive performance in Amazon Prime Video’s thriller drama “Farzi,” makes his return to the world of OTT with his latest offering, “Bloody Daddy.” Created by Ali Abbas Zafar, this upcoming action thriller is a remake of the French film “Sleepless Night.” Joining Kapoor in the cast are Sanjay Kapoor, Diana Penty, Ronit Roy, and Rajeev Khandelwal, forming an ensemble of talented actors.
But that’s not all; this week brings an array of exciting titles to various OTT platforms. From Netflix and JioCinema to other streaming services, there’s something for everyone. Among the highlights is “Avatar: The Way of Water,” the highly anticipated sequel to James Cameron’s groundbreaking film. Additionally, fans can look forward to the fourth season of “Never Have I Ever,” the thrilling series “Bloodhounds,” and much more.
If theatrical releases are your preference, we’ve got you covered too. The list includes “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts” and other must-watch films. Stay tuned and scroll down to explore the complete list of 25 genre-bending titles arriving in theaters and on OTT platforms this week.
Let’s dive into the specifics of what’s coming up:
Movies & Web Series Releasing On June 5:
1. “Barracuda Queens” Season 1 – Netflix:
Based on true events, this Swedish drama follows a group of young women who, burdened by debt, resort to robbing their wealthy neighbors. The series boasts a talented cast including Alva Bratt, Tindra Monsen, and Sandra Zubovic.
2. “The Ride” Season 1 – Amazon Prime Video:
Prepare for an exciting ride with this Amazon Prime Video series. “The Ride” revolves around the McMurrays, a family determined to keep their ranch thriving. The show features Nancy Travis, Tiera Skovbye, and Beau Mirchoff in captivating roles.
3. “Avatar: The Way of Water” – Disney+ Hotstar:
Alongside “Bloody Daddy” and other films, James Cameron’s highly acclaimed “Avatar: The Way of Water” makes its way to OTT platforms this week. The movie continues the adventures of Jake Sully and Ney’tiri as they venture beyond their homeland in Pandora, encountering unexpected threats and entering a war against humans.
4. “Somewhere Boy” – Hulu:
Lewis Gribben, Samuel Bottomley, and Rory Keenan star in this gripping drama about a teenager who is thrust into the chaotic outside world after spending years confined to his home following his mother’s death. Will he be able to navigate the new challenges that await him?
5. “Arnold” – Netflix:
Prepare for a captivating documentary series on Netflix this week. “Arnold” consists of three parts and traces the remarkable journey of actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, from his early days as a bodybuilder to his rise in Hollywood and eventual venture into politics.
6. “Love is Blind: Brazil” Season 3 – Netflix:
The popular reality show returns with a new season on Netflix, hosted by the beloved Brazilian couple Camila Queiroz and Klebber Toledo. Guiding a fresh group of singles in their quest for true love, this season promises romance, drama, and unexpected twists.
7. “Culpa Mia” – Amazon Prime Video:
Created by Domingo González, the new series on Amazon Prime Video, “Culpa Mia,” showcases the talents of Fran Berenguer, Noah Casas, and Gabriel Guevara in lead roles. The story revolves around a young girl whose life is upended when her mother moves into her new husband’s mansion. Things become even more complicated when she falls in love with her step-brother.
8. “Never Have I Ever” Season 4 – Netflix:
Fans of “Never Have I Ever” are in for a treat as the fourth and final season of the beloved show is set to premiere on Netflix this week. Created by Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher, this popular coming-of-age comedy series follows Devi (Maitreyi Ramakrishnan), an ambitious girl navigating societal expectations while overcoming various obstacles.
9. “Tour de France: Unchained” Season 1 – Netflix:
If you’re a sports enthusiast, don’t miss out on “Tour de France: Unchained” on Netflix. This inspiring documentary follows a group of cycling teams as they participate in the prestigious Tour de France, a challenging multiple-stage bicycle race held in France.
10. “Noshtoneer” – Hoichoi:
Dive into the intense Bengali series “Noshtoneer,” which delves into the life of Aparna. Her seemingly perfect married life is shaken when a student makes a slanderous allegation against her husband, a college professor. Directed by Aditi Roy, this upcoming drama features Sandipta Sen, Shoumo Banerjee, and Angana Roy in compelling roles.
11. “Sarvam Shakthi Mayam” – ZEE5:
Joining the lineup of exciting releases this week is “Sarvam Shakthi Mayam,” coming soon to ZEE5. This captivating series follows an atheist writer and a dysfunctional family as they embark on a transformative journey of spirituality to overcome their issues. Headlined by Sanjay Suri, Priyamani, and Samir Soni, this show promises to be a compelling watch.
12. “The Devil You Know” – Lionsgate Play:
Prepare for another must-watch option on OTT this week with “The Devil You Know.” This gripping movie centers around an ex-con who seeks to start afresh with the support of his family. However, when he discovers his brother’s involvement in a crime, he is faced with a difficult choice: save his brother or protect his family. What decision will he make?
13. “The Crowded Room” – Apple TV+:
Apple TV+ presents an edge-of-your-seat psychological thriller, “The Crowded Room.” Set in the late ’70s, this upcoming series follows a young man arrested for his connection to a mysterious shooting in New York City. As an unlikely investigator delves into the young man’s past, the plot thickens, and the mystery deepens. Starring Tom Holland and Amanda Seyfried, this binge-worthy option deserves a spot on your watchlist.
14. “Udeekan Teriyan” – Amazon Prime Video:
Amazon Prime Video brings forth an entertaining Punjabi movie, “Udeekan Teriyan,” later this week. The story revolves around two individuals who cross paths while searching for their respective partners. Directed by Raj Sinha, the movie features Jaswinder Bhalla, Amar Noori, and Seema Kaushal in pivotal roles.
15. “The Lake” Season 2 – Amazon Prime Video:
In the highly anticipated second season of “The Lake,” Riley (Travis Nelson) and Justin (Jordan Gavaris) take a significant step in their relationship by making it official. What consequences will this decision have on their lives?
16. “Creed 3” – Amazon Prime Video:
Get ready for the acclaimed sports drama “Creed 3,” starring Michael B. Jordan, Jonathan Majors, and Tessa Thompson. Arriving on Amazon Prime Video this week, the movie follows boxing champion Adonis Creed as he faces a new challenge from an old friend, Damian Anderson.
17. “The Playing Card Killer” – Netflix:
Brace yourself for an edge-of-your-seat thriller documentary, “The Playing Card Killer.” This gripping film unravels the chilling story of a serial killer who terrorized Spain with his heinous crimes in 2003.
18. “Bloodhounds” Season 1 – Netflix:
Witness an intriguing Korean drama on Netflix this week with “Bloodhounds.” When a young boxer attempts to protect his mother from a powerful loan shark, he unwittingly finds himself entangled in a corrupt world of private loans.
19. “Human Resources” Season 2 – Netflix:
Get ready for another exciting season of Netflix’s animated series “Human Resources.” This installment follows a group of wizards, monsters, and other creatures as they lend their assistance to humans facing challenging situations.
20. “Tex Mex Motors” Season 1 – Netflix:
Car enthusiasts, rejoice! “Tex Mex Motors” is a must-watch for vintage and modern car lovers. Join a team of skilled transport vehicle experts as they revitalize junk cars during their journey from Mexico to El Paso, turning them into automotive gems.
21. “You Do You” – Netflix:
Take a delightful break from action and thriller genres with Netflix’s new comedy movie, “You Do You.” Enjoy it with your family as it portrays the story of Merve, who faces unexpected challenges in her new job that complicate her already bohemian lifestyle. Starring Ahsen Eroğlu, Ozan Dolunay, and Zuhal Olcay.
22. “Bloody Daddy” – JioCinema:
Brace yourself for an exhilarating thriller action drama, “Bloody Daddy,” directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and featuring Shahid Kapoor. This film, a remake of the French movie “Sleepless Night” (2011), follows an officer who becomes embroiled in a complex situation after uncovering a drug deal. Can he save the one relationship that truly matters to him while confronting the drug lord and his henchmen?
23. “Vimanam” – Theatre:
Immerse yourself in the touching story of a father’s quest to fulfill his son’s dream of flying in a plane. Written and directed by Siva Prasad Yanala, “Vimanam” stars Samuthirakani, Dhruvan Varma, and Anasuya Bharadwaj in pivotal roles.
24. “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts” – Theatre:
Prepare for the highly anticipated seventh installment of the beloved sci-fi action movie franchise, “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts.” Serving as both a sequel to “Bumblebee” and a prequel to “Transformers,” this film is set in Brooklyn and follows an ex-military electronics expert and an artifact researcher as they team up with Optimus Prime and the Maximals to save the world.
25. “Flamin’ Hot” – Disney+ Hotstar:
Experience the inspiring story of Richard Montañez, the janitor who shook the food industry with his creation of the iconic snack, Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. Jesse Garcia, Annie Gonzalez, Dennis Haysbert, and Emilio Rivera come together to bring this tale to life.