Netflix has been the pioneer of the OTT genre and is one of the biggest producers of OTT content if not the biggest. It brought on the trend of providing content for the masses on a weekly basis which keeps the audience engaged and loyal to a platform.
Since its inception in India on January 2016, Netflix has made headway into the subcontinent with movies and shows in all major regional languages like Hindi, Tamil, Telegu, Kannada, Malayali, Bengali, Marathi, etc.
Up until recently, Netflix was the biggest OTT platform in the world in terms of subscribers and in India it is among the top three platforms. And it has been consistently providing both home grown and international content to users. Here’s a look at the top films coming to the platform in September, 2022.
Netflix Best Movies Recently Released
Wedding Season (August 4)
Featuring Pallavi Sharda, Suraj Sharma, Rizwan Manji and Veena Sood in prominent roles, Wedding Season is an American Rom-Com directed by Tom Dey. The story is about a NRI girl who recently got into a new job and is being pressurised by her family to look at potential grooms. She agrees to a date and makes a pact to form a fake relationship.
Darlings (August 5)
Shabaash Mithu (August 12)
This biopic of legendary Indian cricketer Mithali Raj is played by Taapsee Pannu and directed by Srijit Mukherjee. While the film was made with a budget of Rs 30 crore, it apparently failed miserably at the box office and only managed to cash in Rs 2.23 crore. Despite being panned by critics, some audience received it well.
Day Shift (August 12)
Featuring breakout stars like Jaime Foxx, Dave Franco, Snoop Dogg and directed by J. J. Perry, Day Shift is a new take on the vampire story. The story follows a hardworking dad who is trying to provide for his daughter uses a boring pool-cleaning job as a front for his real gig: hunting and killing vampires.
Me Time (August 26)
Netflix September 2022: Which Movies are Coming
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Love in the Villa (September 1)
Love in the Villa is a rom-com directed by Mark Steven Johnson and featuring Kat Graham and Tom Hopper in the lead. It’s about a young woman (Kat Graham) who takes a trip to Verona, Italy, after a breakup, only to find that the villa she reserved was double-booked with a cynical and good-looking British man (Tom Hopper).
Kaatteri (September 2)
Kaatteri is a Tamil horror film written and directed by Deekay and starring Vaibhav, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, Sonam Bajwa and Aathmika. The film is about a gang of treasure seekers who are on the run from a gangster and escape to a haunted jungle.
Ek Villain Returns (September 9)
The sequel to Ek Villain, Ek Villain Returns is a Hindi action thriller written and directed by Mohit Suri. It stars John Abraham, Arjun Kapoor, Disha Patani and Tara Sutaria. The plot of the film begins from the last film and flits between the present and the past.
Jogi (September 16)
Jogi is a film set in the 80’s featuring Diljit Dosanjh in the lead and directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. Set in the same decade as the Anti-Sikh Riots, this is a tale of three friends of different faiths who unite in a noble yet dangerous effort to save hundreds in their town. It also stars Amyra Dastur, Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub, Hiten Tejwani among others.
Blonde (September 28)
Blonde is a drama based on the life of the enigmatic Marilyn Monroe and directed by Andrew Dominik. Ana de Armas transforms herself to steps into the shoes of Marilyn Monroe for the film. It also stars Adrien Brody, Bobby Cannavale, Xavier Samuel, Julianne Nicholson, Lily Fisher, Evan Williams among others. The film is based on the bestselling novel by Joyce Carol Oates, and reimagines the life of Marilyn Monroe, exploring the split between her public and private selves.