OTT Releases this Week (October 10 – October 16, 2022): Dobaaraa, Shantaram, Unstoppable 2 with NBK, More Films and TV Shows Playing Now

This week's top five films and shows going live on OTT platforms include Dobaaraa,Shantaram, Unstoppable 2 with NBK, Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu, and Byomkesh Hotyamancha.

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It’s Friday again and besides new releases in theatres, OTT platforms this week will see new releases like Dobaaraa, Shantaram, Unstoppable 2 with NBK and more. And like every week MySmartPrice brings you all the major OTT releases in one place with as much information as possible so that you need not look anywhere else for your weekend entertainment information.

OTT platforms like NetflixAmazon Prime, Voot, Disney+ HotstarSony Liv ensure to bring fresh content for its viewers each week in order to keep them engaged. And this week we have multiple new OTT platform releases as well.

Dobaaraa is the newest film from Anurag Kashyap which is inspired from a Spanish mystery drama film while Shantaram is about an Australian bank robber who comes to Bombay to escape from his fate. And with Nandamuri Balaskrishna returning with his talk show, Unstoppable with NBK is set to draw huge audiences.

Also Read (Last Week’s Releases): OTT Releases this Week (October 3 – October 9, 2022): Laal Singh Chaddha, Karthikeya 2, Raksha Bandhan, More Films and TV Shows Playing Now

Top 5 OTT Releases this Week [October Second Week]

Name OTT Platform Language Release Date
Dobaaraa Netflix Hindi October 15
Shantaram Apple TV+ English October 13
Unstoppable 2 with NBK Aha Telugu October 14
Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu Amazon Prime Tamil October 12
Byomkesh Hotyamancha Hoichoi Bengali October 14

Dobaaraa (Netflix – Hindi – October 15)

Inspired from the Spanish film Mirage, Dobaaraa brings back Taapsee Panuu to the screen. The film uses Time as a medium again and the protagonist gets an opportunity to save the life of a 12-year old boy, who witnessed a death during a thunderstorm that happened 25 years ago, by getting connected through the television set during a similar storm in the present.

The film from Anurag Kashyap features Taapsee Pannu and Pavail Gulati in the leading roles and had a weak run at the box office. It had a reported budget of Rs 30 crores and only managed to make a little more than Rs 6 crores.

IMDb Rating: 2.8/10

Watch it here

Shantaram (Apple TV+ – English – October 13)

Shantaram is based on the book with the same name from Gregory David Roberts. It’s about a fugitive named Lin Ford who is hiding in a chaotic Bombay of 1980. And in the unfamiliar city, he struggles to avoid trouble but falls for an enigmatic woman and must choose between freedom and love and the complications that come with it.

The film has been directed by Justin Kurzel, Bharat Nalluri and Iain B. MacDonald and stars Charlie Hunnam as Lin, Richard Roxburgh as Detective Sergeant Marty Nightingale, Radhika Apte as Kavita, Alexander Siddig as Khader Khan and Antonia Desplat as Karla Saaranen.

IMDb Rating: ???/10

Watch it here

Unstoppable 2 with NBK (Aha – Telugu – October 14)

The second season of Telugu-language web television talk show hosted by legendary actor Nandamuri Balakrishna is coming this week and it has some big names in terms of guests. The show premiered back in October 2021 and is now back for another season.

The teaser for second season is now out and guests this time include his brother-in-law and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu and his son-in-law Nara Lokesh.

IMDb Rating: 9.2/10

Watch it here

Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu (Amazon Prime – Tamil – October 12)

The first film in a series, Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu or Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu Part I: The Kindling is about a young lad from the village who belongs to the lower caste. He travels to Mumbai to earn a living and to study and this takes him on a series of unexpected events, where he gets involved in the underground activities of Mumbai’s Tamil gangsters.

The film has been directed by Gautham Vasudev Menon, and features Silambarasan and Siddhi Idnani, along with Raadhika Sarathkumar, Neeraj Madhav and Siddique in supporting roles. With music by A. R. Rahman, the film has managed to earn around Rs 50 crores at the box office while it had a budget of around Rs 30 crores.

IMDb Rating: 7.9/10

Watch it here

Byomkesh Hotyamancha (Hoichoi – Bengali – October 14)

The newest addition to the content around the legendary detective created by
Saradindu Bandopadhyay, Byomkesh Hotyamancha, brings back Byomkesh and his sidekick/confidant Ajit to the silver screen. It is set in a troubled time of the 70s Bengal when the Naxalite movement is at its peak. Byomkesh Bakshi gets involved in a tale of revenge when he decides to attend a play at the theatre and becomes witness to a crime unfolding on the center stage.

Arindam Sil makes hi directorial debut with the film and it features Abir Chatterjee as Byomkesh, Suhotra Mukhopadhyay as Ajit, Paoli Dam as Sulochana, and also has Arna Mukherjee, Kinjal Nanda and Sohini Sarkar in supporting roles.

IMDb Rating: 6.5/10

Watch it here

Other Films and Shows Coming this Week

Other Shows/Film Coming this Week OTT Platform Language Release Date
The Playlist Netflix English October 13
Easy Bake Battle Netflix English October 12
Big Shot S2 Disney+ Hotstar English October 12
The Journey of India Discovery+ Hindi October 10
Aashiqana S2 Disney+ Hotstar Hindi October 10
Oke Oka Jeevitham/Kanam SonyLIV Tamil, Telugu October 10
Good Bad Girl SonyLIV Hindi October 14
Buffon Netflix Tamil October 14
Nenu Meeku Baaga Kavalsinavaadini Aha Telugu October 13
Someone Borrowed Netflix English October 10
Mismatched S2 Netflix Hindi October 14
The Watcher Netflix English October 13
Sue Perkins: Perfectly Legal Netflix English October 13
Palthu Janvar Disney+ Hotstar Malayalam October 13
Exception Netflix English October 13
Trigger Aha Tamil October 14
Everything Calls for Salvation Netflix English October 14
Rosaline Disney+ Hotstar English October 14
The Curse of Bridge Hollow Netflix English October 14
Under the Queen’s Umbrella Netflix English October 15
Mobile Suit Gundam The Witch From Mercury Netflix English October 10
The Cage Netflix English October 11
Deaw 13 Thai Stand Up Comedy Netflix English October 11
Tu Rajee Re Jio Cinema Gujarathi October 12
Wild Croc Territory Netflix English October 12
Holy Family Netflix English October 14
Kahani Rubber Band Ki ZEE 5 Hindi October 14
Earwig Mubi English October 15