32 New OTT Releases This Week: Bhediya, Dasara (Hindi), Bholaa, Sirf Ek Banda Kaafi Hai, More Movies & TV Shows Streaming Now

New OTT releases this week include movies and shows like Bhediya, Bholaa, Sirf Ek Bandaa Kaafi Hai, Fubar and more.


We’re in the fourth week of May and a whole list of new OTT releases is beckoning us. This week has an extensive list of releases in Hindi with some prominent movies like Bhediya and Bholaa. Besides these different OTT platforms are continuing to provide fresh content for the people with shows like Sirf Ek Bandaa Kaafi Hai, Fubar and others.

We have compiled a list of the top selection from the new shows and movies released this week on major platforms like Jio Cinema, NetflixAmazon Prime, Voot, Disney+ HotstarSony Liv, and Aha. Our list has something to cater to everyone’s fancies. Check out what’s coming this week to the OTT platforms. Check it out.

Top New OTT Releases this Week (May 22 to May 26)

Movie/Show Platform Release Date Language IMDB Rating
Bhediya JioCinema 26 May Hindi 7.3
Bholaa Amazon Prime Video 25 May Hindi 7.1
Sirf Ek Banda Kaafi Hai ZEE5 23 May Hindi 8.1
Dasara (Hindi) Netflix 25 May Hindi 6.8
Fubar Netflix 25 May English NA
Sathi Gani Rendu Ekaralu Aha 26 May Telugu NA
Crackdown Season 2 JioCinema 25 May Hindi 7.3
Fire in the Mountain SonyLIV 26 May Hindi 6.4
City of Dreams Season 3 Disney+ Hotstar 26 May Hindi 7.7
Intertwined Season 2 Disney+ Hotstar 24 May English 6.8
Platonic Apple TV+ 24 May English 6.7
Alice Darling Lionsgate Play 26 May English 5.4
Renfield BookMyShow Stream 26 May English 6.4
Victim/Suspect Netflix 23 May English 7
Missing Netflix 24 May English 7.1
Merpeople Netflix 23 May English 6
American Born Chinese Disney+ Hotstar 24 May English 7


Varun Dhawan starrer Bhediya is finally getting its OTT release. The movie, directed by Amar Kaushik and produced by Maddock Films, is hitting JioCinema this week. The plot centres around a guy who transforms into a werewolf to defend his love interest from a supernatural power. The comedy horror film features the journey of Bhaskar, a man who was bitten by a wolf and how the twists, turns, and comedy flow throughout the movie.

  • IMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Language and Genre: Hindi, creature feature comedy
  • Where to watch: JioCinema
  • Cast: Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Deepak Dobriyal, Abhishek Banerjee
  • Release Date: 26 May


Bholaa is directed by Ajay Devgn, who also stars in the movie beside Tabu and Deepak Dobriyal. It is about an ex-convict who endeavours to meet his daughter for the first time after being released from prison but is involved in a well-orchestrated drug bust. As the movie progresses, the challenges faced by the protagonist decrease his odds of seeing his daughter again.

  • IMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Language and Genre: Hindi, action drama
  • Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video
  • Cast: Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Deepak Dobriyal
  • Release Date: 25 May
  • Sirf Ek Banda Kaafi Hai

Featuring Manoj Bajpayee, this courtroom drama tells the tale of PC Solanki, a relentless session court lawyer. Over the course of five arduous years, Solanki passionately fought for justice on behalf of Nur Singh and numerous other women who fell victim to a deceitful godman.

  • IMDB Rating: 8.1
  • Language and Genre: Hindi, courtroom drama
  • Where to watch: ZEE5
  • Cast: Manoj Bajpayee, Nikhil Pandey, Surya Mohan, Priyanka Setia, Kaustav Sinha, Durga Sharma, Jaihind Kumar
  • Release Date: 23 May

Dasara (Hindi)

Dasara, starring Telugu actor Nani, was released on Netflix last month in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada languages. Now the movie is being released in Hindi on the platform. It tells the tale set in the Singareni coal mines about a man named Dharani (Nani) who has experienced multiple phobias since childhood. And on his grandmother’s advice, he turns to alcohol to abate his fears. And the rest of the story unfolds with Suri (Deekshith Shetty), his closest buddy, and his love for Vennela (Keerthy Suresh).

  • IMDB Rating: 6.8
  • Language and Genre: Hindi, action drama
  • Where to watch: Netflix
  • Cast: Nani, Dheekshith Shetty, Keerthy Suresh, Samuthirakani, Shine Tom Chacko
  • Release Date: 25 May


Arnold Schwarzenegger is back in another action movie, this time as a CIA operative. Fubar is about a father-daughter duo that finds out that they are in the CIA and have to collaborate to save the world while trying to figure out their own issues.

  • IMDB Rating: NA
  • Language and Genre: English, action comedy
  • Where to watch: Netflix
  • Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Monica Barbaro, Adam Pally, Fabiana Udenio, Aparna Brielle, Fortune Feimster, Barbara Eve Harris, Milan Carter
  • Release Date: 25 May

Sathi Gani Rendu Ekaralu

A new comedy-drama from director Abhinav Danda, Sathi Gani Rendu Ekaralu is about a man named Sathi who is in desperate need of money for his daughter’s heart operation and the means he uses to get the money, including trying to sell his land.

  • IMDB Rating: NA
  • Language and Genre: Telugu, comedy drama
  • Where to watch: Aha
  • Cast: Jagadeesh Prathap Bandari, Vennela Kishore, Bithri Sathi, Mohana Sree Suraaga, Raj Tirandasu
  • Release Date: 26 May

Crackdown Season 2

The second season of the action thriller show Crackdown begins with an aeroplane hijacking. This spells trouble for the Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), which promptly gets into action over the incident and tries to get ahold of the situation by sending their best team.

  • IMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Language and Genre: Hindi, action thriller
  • Where to watch: JioCinema
  • Cast: Saqib Saleem, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Iqbal Khan, Waluscha D’Souza, Rajesh Tailang, Ankur Bhatia, Ekavali Khanna, Palak Jaiswal, Tanya Desai, Vipin Bhardwaj
  • Release Date: 25 May

Fire in the Mountain

Directed and written by debutant Ajitpal Singh, Fire in the Mountains is a drama showcasing the life of a family in the mountains. The story revolves around a family of a wheelchair-bound child in the mountains whose mother wants to build a road for her son to traverse easily and saves up money for it. While the father believes that a shamanic ritual, ‘Jaagar’ would cure the boy and seals the money.

  • IMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Language and Genre: Hindi, drama
  • Where to watch: SonyLIV
  • Cast: Vinamrata Rai, Chandan Bisht, Harshita Tiwari and Mayank Singh Jaira
  • Release Date: 26 May

City of Dreams Season 3

The political show created by Nagesh Kukunoor, Ranjeet Jha and Supriya Sharma is coming back for another new season. It has been described as, “The Chief Minister of Maharashtra has gone missing! Will the old guard return, or will there be new players to fill the power vacuum?”

  • IMDB Rating: 7.7
  • Language and Genre: Hindi, drama crime politics
  • Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar
  • Cast: Priya Bapat, Eijaz Khan, Atul Kulkarni, Sachin Pilgaonkar, Flora Saini
  • Release Date: 26 May

Intertwined Season 2

The Spanish fantasy superpower show Intertwined is back for another season. This time Allegra has found a mysterious bracelet that takes her back to 1994. In this timeline, she finds out that her mother and grandmother perform as part of the Eleven O’ Clock music hall company.

  • IMDB Rating: 6.8
  • Language and Genre: Spanish, fantasy super-power
  • Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar
  • Cast: Carolina Domenech, Elena Roger, José Gimenez Zapiola, Kevsho, Clara Alonso
  • Release Date: 24 May


Featuring Rose Byrne and Seth Rogen and from creators Francesca Delbanco and Nicholas Stoller, Platonic is a new comedy romance show. The show revolves around two childhood friends who reconnect in middle age and try to get past the issues they had, which resulted in a falling out.

  • IMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Language and Genre: English, comedy drama
  • Where to watch: Apple TV+
  • Cast: Rose Byrne, Seth Rogen, Tre Hale
  • Release Date: 24 May

Alice, Darling

Directed by Mary Nighy in her directorial debut, Alice, Darling is a psychological thriller featuring Anna Kendrick. Alice (Anna Kendrick) has a psychologically abusive boyfriend, Simon (Charlie Carrick), and Alice goes on a much-needed vacation with two close girlfriends and rediscovers who she is and gains some perspective. However, Simon puts relentless pressure on Alice and pushes her to a breaking point that will test her strength, her courage, and the bonds of deep-rooted friendships.

  • IMDB Rating: 5.4
  • Language and Genre: English, psychological thriller
  • Where to watch: Lionsgate Play
  • Cast: Anna Kendrick, Kaniehtiio Horn, Charlie Carrick, Wunmi Mosaku
  • Release Date: 26 May


Directed and produced by Chris McKay and written by Ryan Ridley from a story by Robert Kirkman, Renfield is based on characters from Bram Stoker’s Dracula. The movie tells the story of a lawyer named Renfield who has to do the bidding of Dracula and help him procure fresh humans for consumption.

  • IMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Language and Genre: English, comedy horror
  • Where to watch: BookMyShow Stream
  • Cast: Nicholas Hoult, Nicolas Cage, Awkwafina, Ben Schwartz, Adrian Martinez, Shohreh Aghdashloo,
  • Release Date: 26 May


This is a documentary by Nancy Schwartzman about young women who tell the police they’ve been sexually assaulted, but instead of finding justice, they’re charged with the crime of making a false report, arrested, and even imprisoned by the system they believed would protect them.

  • IMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Language and Genre: English, Documentary
  • Where to watch: Netflix
  • Cast: Rachel de Leon, Amanda Pike
  • Release Date: 23 May


Directed by Nicholas D. Johnson and Will Merrick and starring Storm Reid, Missing is a new thriller on Netflix. The story is about a young woman whose mother goes missing, and she does everything in her power to try and find her. She resorts to the tools available on the internet to try and find her mother.

  • IMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Language and Genre: English, drama, mystery thriller
  • Where to watch: Netflix
  • Cast: Storm Reid, Joaquim de Almeida, Ken Leung, Amy Landecker, Daniel Henney, Nia Long
  • Release Date: 24 May


While Mermaids may not be real, there is a whole entertainment industry where people dress up as mermaids to entertain young children. This fascinating show deals with people who dress up as mermaids and is a reality show as well.

  • IMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Language and Genre: English, reality show
  • Where to watch: Netflix
  • Cast: Hannah Fraser Mermaid, Mermaid Sparkles, Mermaid Chè Monique, Mermaid Morgana, Eric Ducharme, The Mertailor, The Blixunami
  • Release Date: 23 May

American Born Chinese

American Born Chinese is a show created by Kelvin Yu and features Academy Award winners Michelle Yeoh and Ke Huy Quan in supporting roles. The story is about a teenager named Jin Wang living a routine high school social life and trying to balance it with home. But things change when he meets a new student in school, and his world collides with that of Chinese mythological gods.

  • IMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Language and Genre: English, comedy action
  • Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar
  • Cast: Ben Wang, Jimmy Liu, Daniel Wu, Michelle Yeoh, Ke Huy Quan
  • Release Date: 24 May

Other OTT Releases this Week

Movie/Show Platform Release Date Language IMDB Rating
Wanda Sykes: I’m An Entertainer Netflix 23 May English 6.6
Kendra Sells Hollywood Season 2 Discovery+ 25 May English 6
Hard Feelings Netflix 24 May English 4.9
Pachuvum Athbhutha Vilakkum Amazon Prime Video 26 May Malayalam 7.9
Rajneeti Hoichoi 26 May Bengali NA
Bewafa Sanam JioCinema 24 May Bhojpuri NA
The Ultimatum: Queer Love Netflix 24 May English 4.9
Prisoner of the Prophet Discovery+ 25 May English 7.4
The Creature Cases Season 3 Netflix 22 May English 7.4
Women Talking Amazon Prime Video 28 May English 6.9
The Year I Started Masturbating Netflix 26 May Danish 5.2
Where The Tracks End Netflix 26 May Spanish NA
Blood And Gold Netflix 26 May German NA
Mother’s Day Netflix 24 May Polish 5.4
Tin & Tina Netflix 26 May Spanish 6.6
Unclenching the Fists Mubi 26 May Russian 6.6
Turn of the Tide Netflix 26 May Portuguese NA


Theatre Movie Releases this Week

Movie/Show Release Date Language
Abar Bibaho Obhijaan 25 May Bengali
T 25 May Odia
Welcome Purnima 25 May Hindi
The Little Mermaid 26 May English
Mem Famous 26 May Telugu
Malli Pelli 26 May Telugu
#Mentoo 26 May Telugu
Beau is Afraid 26 May English
Live 26 May Malayalam
Get Together 26 May Telugu

Please note that some Imdb ratings are not yet available since the movies and shows have not been released yet.