13 new movies and shows to binge watch this long weekend on Netflix, ZEE5, Amazon Prime Video and more for the perfect dose of thrill and entertainment

The long weekend brings a fresh lineup of new movies and shows that will keep you glued to the screen. For those who love a good thriller, start the weekend with Netflix’s latest offering May. If revenge saga and gang warfare is a genre you like, check out Dhananam on ZEE5. Another interesting release this week is a horror thriller choose or die which has a captivating story. Well, there is more in the list of new movies and shows streaming on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, ZEE5 and more, check it out right now.

13 new movies and shows to binge watch this long weekend on Netflix, ZEE5, Amazon Prime Video and more for the perfect dose of thrill and entertainment

1. DHAHANAM – ZEE5

When Sri Ramulu, a communist worker is killed, his son Hari, a Naxalite operating from the forest in a guerrilla warfare decides to hunt down the culprit and take revenge. The seven-part crime thriller is about gang wars, revenge, bloodshed and oppression. The series is produced by Ram Gopal Verma, directed by Agasthya Manju and features Isha Koppikar, Naina Ganguly, Abhishek Duhan, Ashwatkanth Sharma, Parvathy Arun, Shayaji Shinde and Pradeep Rawat.

2. MOTHER-IN-LAW – NETFLIX

The Brazilian sitcom follows Dona Isadir who moves into her son’s mansion before the pandemic and soon disrupts the lives of her son and wife.

3. THE KARDASHIANS – DISNEY+ HOTSTAR

The Kardashians are back with a new series. Kim, Kourtney, Khloé, Kendall and Kylie share their stories of love, life, running a billion dollar business empire, strife and more on camera

4. LE 355 – BOOKMYSHOW FLOW

The American spy film directed by Simon Kinberg revolves around four women – a CIA agent, a computer scientist, a Colombian psychologist and a German agent who band together to save the world when a secret weapon falls into the hands of mercenaries.

5. MAIN VIYAH NAHI KARONA TERA NAAL – ZEE5

Directed by Rupinder Inderjit, the Punjabi film stars Sonam Bajwa, Bhupinder Barnala, Kanishka Bhagat and Gurnam Bhullar. The comedy-romance drama is about a Canadian YouTuber who visits Punjab falls in love with a desi rooted girl who helps him discover his true self and roots.

6. GREENLAND – LIONSGATE PLAY

Starring Gerard Butler and Morena Baccarin, it’s a thought-provoking disaster thriller film about growing concern over climate change. When a planet-killing comet hurtles towards Earth, John Garrity, his ex-wife and their young son embark on a journey to find refuge. The film also features Roger Dale Floyd, Scott Glenn, David Denman and Hope Davis.

7. ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL: LIMITED SERIES

Created by Emmy-winning David E, the show revolves around British politician James Whitehorse and his wife Sophie – and a sexual consent scandal that threatens to disrupt their marriage. The six-episode series is based on the novel of the same name by Sarah Vaughan.

8. ULTRAMAN: SEASON 2 – NETFLIX

As Ultraman leaves Earth, Shinjiro fights to become a hero for a new generation with his comrades like Seven and Ace against foes like Ace Killer or Adad.

9. RIDERS – GAME AT LIONSGATE

Get ready for a scary experience. This psychological thriller revolves around Aidan Breslin, a bitter and emotionally distracted detective who, after the death of his wife, is separated from his two sons. While investigating a series of murders, he finds a connection between the suspects and himself.

10. MAY: SEASON 1 – NETFLIX

After accidentally killing a mob boss, a middle-aged woman is unwittingly drawn into the underworld, where her cult slowly gains fame. Created by Atul Mongia, the series also includes Jay Shanker Pandey, Prashant Narayanan, Ravish Srivastava and Vishwanath Kulkarni.

11. DATING NO FILTER UK SEASON 2 – HAYU

The UK version of the US program – the show is about a group of singles who go on a blind date where the comedians give unfiltered commentary.

Release date: April 16

12. VEYIL – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO

Karthi and Sidhu live with their mother. How they deal with the challenges thrown at them together forms the narrative.

13. CHOOSE OR DIE – NETFLIX

A broke student plays a 1980s survival computer game to win a $100,000 cash prize only to realize that she is no longer playing for money, but to save her life. It is the game of life and death.

13 new movies and shows to binge watch this long weekend on Netflix, ZEE5, Amazon Prime Video, BookMyShow Stream, Lionsgate Play and Hayu

Alfonso E. Cramer