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Honey Trehan's crime drama explores greed, corruption and the nexus between the police and the state. With an ensemble cast that delivers, this film would have dazzled on the big screen.
The first episode of BBC’s first period drama starring only people of colour aired Sunday. An adaptation of Vikram Seth's novel, the show will come to India later in this year on Netflix.
Abhishek Singh, who is already an online sensation after featuring in musical video Dil Tod Ke, will now play an IAS officer in season 2 of popular Netflix series Delhi Crime.
Some describe the show as a 'cringe-fest' but the buzz around it illustrates that Netflix could start leveraging content produced for India to gain a wider audience overseas as well.
Netflix says it has added six new Indian films that would otherwise have gone to cinemas, while Hotstar has at least seven such movies on tap.
The show, which follows matchmaker Sima Taparia find suitable partners for Indians & Indian Americans, perpetuates the regressive idea that parents know best.
Stay-at-home orders may have given Netflix’s competitors a chance to amass a quick following, but subscribers are finding there isn’t much in those platforms except their top programs.
The streaming giants — Ted Sarandos & Reed Hastings have helped Netflix produce hundreds of programs that span reality shows, sitcom, blockbusters — all in multiple languages.
The list provides the clearest picture yet of what types of movies are most popular on Netflix, which has historically been secretive about viewership.
Directed by Anvita Dutt, the movie is a feminist take on childhood stories that combines horror, period drama & social commentary.