February 2023 OTT release has a lot in store. A number of movies and web series are scheduled to release on Netflix, Disney Plus Hotstar, Amazon Prime Video and other streaming platforms. In this article, we have compiled a list of popular OTT releases that will be released in India during the month. The list includes MCU’s 30th film Black Panther: Wakanda Forever and Shahid Kapoor & Vijay Sethupathi’s multi-starrer Farzi. So, without any further ado, let’s get started:
List of best movies and Web series on OTT in February 2023
|MOVIES and SERIES||WHERE TO WATCH|
|Black Panther: Wakanda Forever||Disney Plus Hotstar|
|Farzi||Amazon Prime Video|
|Your Place or Mine||Netflix|
|We Have a Ghost||Netflix|
|You: Season 4||Netflix|
|The Night Manager (Hindi)||Disney Plus Hotstar|
|The Reluctant Traveller||Apple TV Plus|
|Formula 1: Drive to Survive Season 5||Netflix|
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, the second in the Black Panther series and the 30th MCU film to come out, is finally making its way to OTT platforms in India. Obviously coming to Disney Plus Hotstar, the home of all Marvel movies, Black Panther will start streaming from February 1. In case you are someone who missed out watching the aftermath of Wakanda reeling from T’Challa’s death, this is a good time to fire up your smart TV, switch the lights off, and make yourself a nice little home theatre for one of the biggest movies of 2022.
- Where to watch Black Panther: Wakanda Forever – Disney Plus Hotstar
- Black Panther: Wakanda Forever cast – Letitia Wright, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira
- Black Panther: Wakanda Forever release date – February 1st
Farzi is one of the biggest Hindi Web series releases of 2023, as it marks the streaming debut of Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor on Amazon Prime Video. Releasing on February 10, after several delays, Farzi has quite the star cast. You have Kay Kay Menon, Vijay Sethupathi, Raashi Khanna, Kubbra Sait, Amol Palekar, Regina Cassandra, Zakir Hussain, and Bhuvan Arora as the supporting actors, while famed director duo Raj & DK is in charge of the show. And, Kapoor is back doing what he is good at – anti-hero roles in crime drama films. This thriller is all about an unconventional police officer who makes it his mission to protect his nation at all costs.
- Where to watch Farzi – Amazon Prime Video
- Farzi cast – Vijay Sethupathi, Raashi Khanna, Shahid Kapoor
- Farzi release date – February 10th
Your Place or Mine
Reese Witherspoon and Ashton Kutcher in a Netflix original rom-com? Hell, yes! Your Place or Mine is the quintessential modern-age big-budget romcom flick that Netflix brings to its platform in a different avatar every year. And this time, the 90s kids are in for a treat as their teenage favourites come together on the screen to play the roles of two best friends who want different things in life. It is only after they completely swap their lives for fun, do they realise that it is not what they always wanted that they need.
- Where to watch Your Place or Mine – Netflix
- Your Place or Mine cast – Reese Witherspoon, Ashton Kutcher, Wesley Kimmel, Steve Zahn
- Your Place or Mine release date – February 10th
From romcoms to inspiring documentaries, February 2023 has everything to offer. True Spirit follows the real life story of circumnavigator Jessica Watson who, in 2010, sailed across the world unassisted, as a teenager. Her journey of more than 35,000km in a span of 7 months will teach you lessons of courage, passion, failure, and ultimate achievement in classic Netflix style. We, particularly, can’t wait to watch this much-awaited Netflix series that has been in the works for years now.
- Where to watch True Spirit – Netflix
- True Spirit cast – Cliff Curtis, Anna Paquin, Teagan Croft
- True Spirit release date – February 26th
We Have a Ghost
It is gonna get freaky as David Harbour returns to Netflix with We Have a Ghost. Coming to Netflix in late February, this horror flick brings Jennifer Coolidge and Anthony Mackie as the cast. According to Netflix, the plot summary of the film is “After finding a ghost with a murky past haunting their new house, a family becomes internet sensations — and the targets of a shadowy government agency.” We couldn’t be any more excited, much like all other horror fans!
- Where to watch We Have a Ghost – Netflix
- We Have a Ghost cast – Jennifer Coolidge, David Harbour, Anthony Mackie
- We Have a Ghost release date – February 24th
You: Season 4
Acclaimed psychological thriller series, You, is coming back for another season on Netflix. And, it is coming in February. You is a psychological thriller television series that premiered on Netflix in 2018. The show is based on the novel of the same name by Caroline Kepnes and was developed for television by Sera Gamble and Greg Berlanti. The series stars Penn Badgley as Joe Goldberg, a bookstore manager who becomes obsessed with a customer named Beck (played by Elizabeth Lail) and will do anything to be with her. Its plot explores themes of love, obsession, and social media and its effects on personal relationships.
- Where to watch You: Season 4 – Netflix
- You: Season 4 cast – Penn Badgley, Victoria Pedretti, Tati Gabrielle
- You: Season 4 release date – February 9th
The Night Manager (Hindi)
The Indian, Hindi adaptation of superhit series The Night Manager is also coming in February 2023. With names like Aditya Roy Kapur, Anil Kapoor, Sobhita Dhulipala, and Tillotama Shome in the lead cast, expect this to be a banger of a show as the trailer suggests. Originally, The Night Manager is a British television series based on the novel of the same name by John le Carré. With Tom Hiddleston starring as Jonathan Pine, the show is about a former British soldier turned night manager of a luxury hotel, who is recruited by intelligence operative Angela Burr (Olivia Colman) to infiltrate the inner circle of an international arms dealer, Richard Roper (Hugh Laurie). The series is a mix of espionage, crime, and drama.
- Where to watch The Night Manager (Hindi) – Disney Plus Hotstar
- The Night Manager (Hindi) cast – Aditya Roy Kapur, Anil Kapoor, Sobhita Dhulipala, and Tillotama Shome
- The Night Manager (Hindi) release date – February 17th
The Reluctant Traveller
Apple TV Plus has been making some solid content in the last few months, and the streaming platform is topping it up with The Reluctant Traveller this February. One of TV’s most loved characters, Emmy award winner Eugene Levy is back in action in this travel series as he visits some of the most breathtaking destinations in the US, South Africa, Costa Rica, Finland, Italy, Japan, Maldives, and Portugal. Watch Levy as he delightfully meets new people, embraces new cultures, and shows us the best locations from the comfort of our homes.
- Where to watch The Reluctant Traveller – Apple TV Plus
- The Reluctant Traveller cast – Eugene Levy
- The Reluctant Traveller release date – February 24th
This Hindi adaptation of the Spanish series Elite is making its way to Netflix in February, too. Elite is a Spanish teen drama television series that premiered on Netflix in 2018 and has since released multiple seasons. Elite follows the lives of students at an exclusive private high school in Spain, Las Encinas after three working-class students are given scholarships to attend. The show explores themes of class struggle, love, and murder as the students navigate their relationships and the secrets of their privileged peers. Class is expected to follow the same storyline, albeit in an Indian context.
- Where to watch Class – Netflix
- Class cast – Rohit Singh, Ratnabali Bhattacharjee, Zeyn Shaw
- Class release date – February 3rd
Formula 1: Drive to Survive Season 5
The exhilarating series is back for Season 5. Formula 1: Drive to Survive is a Netflix original docu-series that gives subscribers an inside look at the elite, high-speed world of Formula 1 racing. The show follows the teams and drivers as they compete in the Formula 1 World Championship, providing an in-depth look at the strategy, preparation, and behind-the-scenes drama that goes into each race. With interviews from top racers, footage from tense moments, and more raw details, Drive to Survive has taken F1 to a level of popularity never seen before by the sport.
- Where to watch Formula 1: Drive to Survive Season 5 – Netflix
- Formula 1: Drive to Survive Season 5 cast – Will Buxton, Jack Nicholls, Lewis Hamilton
- Formula 1: Drive to Survive Season 5 release date – February 24th