OTT releases this week: 25+ new movies and shows to watch on Netflix, Prime Video and Disney+ Hotstar

Your favourite OTT platforms are churning out content at lightning speed, with new releases on the bill every week. Whether your flavour is action, drama, romance, or mystery, there’s something for everyone on the most popular OTTs. If you are perplexed by the choices, below is a list of some of the best OTT releases this week. The list includes everything from Sunflower Season 2 to Maamla Legal Hai, Shōgun, Poor Things, and more. These shows and movies are streaming on the platforms such as Disney Plus HotstarNetflix, and Amazon Prime Video. So, without further ado, let’s take a look at all the OTT releases of this week:

List of OTT releases this week: streaming platform and release date

TITLESSTREAMING PLATFORMRELEASE DATE
Maamla Legal HaiNetflixMarch 1st
Sunflower Season 2ZEE5March 1st
My Name is Loh KiwanNetflixMarch 1st
SpacemanNetflixMarch 1st
Red QueenAmazon Prime VideoFebruary 29th
ShōgunDisney Plus HotstarFebruary 28th
The Impossible HeirDisney Plus HotstarFebruary 28th
Anyone But YouAmazon Prime VideoFebruary 27th
Poor ThingsAmazon Prime VideoFebruary 27th
Five Nights at Freddy’sJio CinemaFebruary 27th

Sunflower Season 2

One of the much-awaited new OTT releases this week is Sunflower Season 2. Sunil Grover is back as the simpleton resident Sonu, who becomes the prime suspect once again for another murder that takes place in the society. This time, however, Sonu is not the only prime suspect; there are a few others, including the building’s new tenant Rosie Mehta (played by Adah Sharma). Police are suspicious of all of them as everyone seems to be hiding something and not telling the truth. Will the police be able to crack the murder case soon? Watch the latest season of the intriguing dark comedy crime drama series Sunflower to find out who is the real killer!

  • Sunflower Season 2 IMDb rating – NA
  • Where to watch Sunflower Season 2 – ZEE5
  • Sunflower Season 2 cast – Sunil Grover, Adah Sharma, Ranveer Shorey, Ashish Vidyarthi, Mukul Chaddha, Girish Kulkarni, Ashwin Kaushal, Saloni Khanna
  • Sunflower Season 2 release date – March 1st

Maamla Legal Hai

Another interesting OTT release this week is the comedy legal drama series Maamla Legal Hai directed by Rahul Pandey. The ensemble cast of the courtroom drama series includes Ravi Kishan, Anant Joshi, Naila Grewal, Nidhi Bisht, Anjum Batra, Vijay Rajoria, and Yashpal Sharma, among others. The story revolves around quirky lawyers and other legal employees of the Patparganj District Court in New Delhi. The courtroom series strikes a balance between humour as well as wisdom with its thought-provoking cases. Watch these lawyers uphold justice in their own unique way amidst all the chaos, fun and drama.

  • Maamla Legal Hai IMDb rating – NA
  • Where to watch Maamla Legal Hai – Netflix
  • Maamla Legal Hai cast – Ravi Kishan, Anant Joshi, Naila Grewal, Nidhi Bisht, Anjum Batra, Vijay Rajoria, Yashpal Sharma
  • Maamla Legal Hai release date – March 1st

Shōgun

James Clavell’s bestselling novel Shōgun has been adapted for this week’s new OTT release of the same name. An adventurous English sailor John Blackthorne (played by Cosmo Jarvis) finds himself in a fishing village in Japan after a shipwreck. His path crosses with the sly and shrewd daimyo Lord Toranaga (portrayed by Hiroyuki Sanada), who is battling for his life against the Council of Regents. John also comes across a dishonoured samurai Lady Mariko (essayed by Anna Sawai), who has secrets of his own. The trajectory of their lives takes an unexpected turn as the story unfolds in this gripping drama series.

  • Shōgun IMDb rating – 9.3
  • Where to watch Shōgun – Disney Plus Hotstar
  • Shōgun cast – Cosmo Jarvis, Hiroyuki Sanada, Anna Sawai, Tadanobu Asano, Hiroto Kanai, Takehiro Hira, Moeka Hoshi, Shinnosuke Abe
  • Shōgun release date – February 28th

Poor Things

Another interesting OTT release this week is Yorgos Lanthimos’s Oscar-nominated film Poor Things, which is based on the eponymous novel by Alasdair Gray. Emma Stone, Mark Ruffalo, and Willem Dafoe portray key characters of Bella Baxter, Duncan Wedderburn, and Dr. Godwin Baxter, respectively. The young and unique Bella was brought back to life through a brain transplant by an incredible scientist Dr. Godwin Baxter. Eager to learn about worldliness and discover herself, Bella runs off with the wicked lawyer Duncan. Her adventure across the continents becomes a fantastical journey of self-discovery and growth. Watch the incredible tale of Bella Baxter now!

  • Poor Things IMDb rating – 8.3
  • Where to watch Poor Things – Amazon Prime Video
  • Poor Things cast – Emma Stone, Mark Ruffalo, Willem Dafoe, Ramy Youssef, Jerrod Carmichael, Christopher Abbott, Margaret Qualley, Vicki Pepperdine
  • Poor Things release date – February 27th

Anyone But You

The rom-com movie Anyone But You directed by Will Gluck, who has co-written it with Ilana Wolpert, will be releasing on OTT this week. Sydney Sweeney and Glen Powell star as the lead pair Bea and Ben, who don’t meet up even after an amazing first date. Unexpectedly, they come across each other at the destination wedding of Bea’s sister in Australia. There they also meet their respective exes and things change drastically, which forces Bea and Ben to pretend to be a couple. Will things go as per their plan or does another surprise await them? Watch to find out.

  • Anyone But You IMDb rating – 6.3
  • Where to watch Anyone But You – Amazon Prime Video
  • Anyone But You cast – Sydney Sweeney, Glen Powell, Alexandra Shipp, GaTa, Hadley Robinson, Michelle Hurd, Dermot Mulroney, Darren Barnet, Rachel Griffiths
  • Anyone But You release date – February 27th

Spaceman

Adam Sandler and Carey Mulligan starrer Spaceman is a sci-fi adventure drama movie directed by Johan Renck. The film is based on Jaroslav Kalfař’s book Spaceman of Bohemia, which revolves around an astronaut Jakub (played by Adam Sandler) and an extra-terrestrial spider Hanuš (voiced by Paul Dano) from the beginning of time. Jakub meets Hanuš during his solitary research mission to the edge of the solar system and forms an incredible bond. Jakub regrets leaving his pregnant wife Lenka (portrayed by Carey Mulligan) and wants to fix things with Carey. Hanuš tries to help Jakub in this matter, but will he succeed?

  • Spaceman IMDb rating – NA
  • Where to watch Spaceman – Netflix
  • Spaceman cast – Adam Sandler, Carey Mulligan, Kunal Nayyar, Lena Olin, Isabella Rossellini, Paul Dano
  • Spaceman release date – March 1st

My Name is Loh Kiwan

Song Joong Ki fans are in for a treat as his romantic drama movie My Name is Loh Kiwan will be released on OTT this week. Kim Hee Jin directorial is based on Cho Hae Jin’s novel titled I Met Loh Kiwan. Song Joong Ki portrays the titular character of Loh Kiwan- a North Korean defector in Belgium. He is prepared to endure and overcome everything in order to survive and gain the status of a refugee in Belgium. Although things are hard, it becomes harder when he crosses paths with the depressed and unstable Marie (played by Choi Sung Eun).

  • My Name is Loh Kiwan IMDb rating – NA
  • Where to watch My Name is Loh Kiwan – Netflix
  • My Name is Loh Kiwan cast – Song Joong Ki, Choi Sung Eun, Jo Han Chul, Kim Sung Ryung, Seo Hyun Woo, Lee Il Hwa, Lee Sang Hee, Kang Gil Woo, Harry Szovik
  • My Name is Loh Kiwan release date – March 1st

Red Queen

Another interesting title on the list of new OTT releases this week is the Spanish language thriller drama series Red Queen aka Reina Roja. The series is an adaptation of Juan Gómez-Jurado’s bestselling eponymous book, which is the first in the trilogy. Set in Madrid, the series revolves around a gifted woman named Antonia Scott (played by Vicky Luengo), who is the world’s most intelligent person with an IQ of 242. Her life upends after she loses the chance to lead the covert European police force after a series of unexpected and unfortunate events in her life. However, her ex-supervisor has faith in her and tries to reinstate her with the help of a policeman. Will she succeed this time?

  • Red Queen IMDb rating – NA
  • Where to watch Red Queen – Amazon Prime Video
  • Red Queen cast – Vicky Luengo, Hovik Keuchkerian, Andrea Trepat, Celia Freijeiro, Eduardo Noriega, Emma Suárez, Nacho Fresneda, Àlex Brendemühl, Fernando Guallar, Urko Olazábal, Karmele Larrinaga, Pere Braso, Selam Ortega
  • Red Queen release date – February 29th

The Impossible Heir

Another treat for K-drama fans is the new series The Impossible Heir which will be released on OTT this week. Helmed by Min Yeon Hong, the series stars Lee Jae Wook and Lee Jun Young in pivotal roles. The narrative revolves around Lee Jun Young’s character Kang In Ha who is the illegitimate child of the owner of Korea’s largest conglomerate. Tired of leading a poor life, Kang decides to seize his rightful place by becoming the chairman of his father’s company. He seeks help from his childhood friend Han Tae Oh (played by Lee Jae Wook), who is tired of being called the murderer’s son and wants to change things for the better. Will the duo manage to accomplish their mission?

  • The Impossible Heir IMDb rating – NA
  • Where to watch The Impossible Heir – Disney Plus Hotstar
  • The Impossible Heir cast – Lee Jae Wook, Lee Jun Young, Hongs Su Zu, Choi Jin Ho, Lee Ji Hoon, Han Sang Jin, Ho Jung Kim, Yoon Jung Hoon, Kim Young Joo
  • The Impossible Heir release date – February 28th

Five Nights at Freddy’s

Five Nights at Freddy’s is a supernatural horror movie releasing on OTT this week. The movie is based on Scott Cawthon’s video game series of the same name and centres around a troubled security guard named Mile Schmidt (portrayed by Josh Hutcherson). After being fired from his mall security job, Mike reluctantly accepts the job at an abandoned pizzeria – Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza – which was quite famous during the 80s. Although everything seems normal, there is a crucial fact that Mike isn’t aware of – the four animatronic mascots of the pizzeria kill anyone who stays there post-midnight. Will Mike be able to survive the night?

  • Five Nights at Freddy’s IMDb rating – 5.5
  • Where to watch Five Nights at Freddy’s – Jio Cinema
  • Five Nights at Freddy’s cast – Josh Hutcherson, Elizabeth Lail, Piper Rubio, Mary Stuart Masterson, Matthew Lillard, Kat Conner Sterling, David Lind, Christian Stokes, Joseph Poliquin, Kevin Foster, Jade Kindar-Martin, Jessica Weiss, Roger Joseph Manning
  • Five Nights at Freddy’s release date – February 27th

Other OTT releases this week in India

In addition, a few more series and movies were released this week. Here’s a quick look at them:

TITLESSTREAMING PLATFORMRELEASE DATE
Somebody Feed Phil: Season 7NetflixMarch 1st
FuriesNetflixMarch 1st
The Netflix SlamNetflixMarch 1st
The Pig, the Snake and the PigeonNetflixMarch 1st
Shake, Rattle & Roll: XTREMENetflixMarch 1st
Night SwimAmazon Prime VideoMarch 1st
Wonderful WorldDisney Plus HotstarMarch 1st
The Completely Made-Up Adventures of Dick TurpinApple TV+March 1st
NapoleonApple TV+March 1st
PAW Patrol: The Mighty MovieAmazon Prime VideoFebruary 29th
A Round of ApplauseNetflixFebruary 29th
American Conspiracy: The Octopus MurdersNetflixFebruary 28th
The Mire: MillenniumNetflixFebruary 28th
Code 8 Part IINetflixFebruary 28th
IwájúDisney Plus HotstarFebruary 28th
FearBookMyShowFebruary 27th
Wedding ImpossibleAmazon Prime VideoFebruary 26th
VeeraZEE5February 26th
NaagamandalaZEE5February 26th