Home Shanti, Thar, Jhund and 7 More New Movies and Shows Releasing This Friday, May 6 on Netflix, ZEE5, Amazon Prime Video and More for the Perfect Weekly Watchlist Update

As we witness some of the hottest days of summer, it’s time to update your binge watching list and stream the latest movies and shows. Start Your Friday With Anil Kapoor Starring Tar and a slice of life show Home Shanti on Disney+ Hotstar. You also have Amitabh Bachchan’s film jhund released on ZEE5, making it an inspirational watch. Scroll down to check out the list of new movies and shows streaming on Amazon Prime Video, BookMyShow and more this Friday that you can’t miss.

Home Shanti, Thar, Jhund and 7 More New Movies and Shows Out Friday, May 6th on Netflix, ZEE5, Amazon Prime Video and More for the Perfect Weekly Watchlist Update

1. On the way for the ride -Netflix

Adapted from Sarah Dessen’s 2009 novel of the same name, the film follows Auden, a girl who spends the summer with her father in the seaside town of Colby before starting college. She wanders the streets and meets Eli, a fellow insomniac who introduces her to the experience of teenage life she has been oblivious to until now.

2. Jhund – ZEE5

This Amitabh Bachchan film which was released in theaters in March is finally being released on the OTT this Friday. Based on the work of Vijay Barse, the man behind Slum Soccer, the film is an inspirational watch. Barse started an NGO called Slum Soccer to raise children and help them achieve their dreams. Based on a true story, the film highlights the reality of systemic oppression.

3. Teardown – Netflix

Ousmane and François – two cops with very different attitudes meet again for a new investigation. What looked like a simple drug deal turns out to be a large-scale criminal affair filled with danger.

4. The 355 – Lionsgate Play

With Oscar-nominated actress Jessica Chastain, The 355 is an action-thriller spy film where a group of female-led spies must work together to stop a terrorist organization from starting World War III. Directed by Simon Kinberg, the film stars Penélope Cruz, Fan Bingbing Lin and Diane Kruger in the lead roles.

5. Cyanide – BookMyShow Feed

After 12 serial murders, Ayesha is the sole survivor of cyanide poisoning administered by her husband Mohan. To get rid of the police, he kidnaps Aisha’s son and also flees with his next prey Sana. Ayesha begins to work closely with the cops to uncover the crime and find Mohan. Directed by Rahat Kazmi, the film stars Sharib Hashmi, Sara Khan, Mir Sarwar, Tariq Khan, Neelofar Sheikh, Ritu Rajput, Akshitaa Agnihotri and Master Kazim Abbas Khan.

6. Shanti Home – Disney+ Hotstar

The Joshi family from Dehradun finally decides to build their dream house. But the journey is filled with adversity, problems, deadlines, financial constraints and more. Watch how the family of four finds love, peace and comfort with each other.

7. The Matrix Resurrections – Amazon Prime Video

The Matrix Resurrections on Amazon Prime Video

The fourth part of the popular Matrix The film will be released this Friday on Amazon Prime Video. Starring Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss, the film also features Priyanka Chopra Jonas in a central role. Thomas Anderson’s ordinary life ends when he accepts Morpheus’ offer, only to wake up with a new, safer and far more dangerous matrix. The sci-fi film is directed by Lana Wachowski and brings back both realities – the one we all see and the one behind it.

8. Thar – Netflix

Anil Kapoor’s long-awaited starter is coming to Netflix. Directed by Raj Singh Chaudhary, Tar also includes Fatima Sana Shaikh, Harshvarrdhan Kapoor, Satish Kaushik and others. Inspired by western and black genres, the film is set against the backdrop of Rajasthan. It revolves around a veteran cop who finds a chance to prove himself when a murder takes place and he is assigned the investigation. He soon crosses paths with Siddharth, an antique dealer in search of revenge. What follows next are buried secrets that are revealed.

9. Welcome to Eden – Netflix


Zoa and four friends attend an exclusive party on a remote island sponsored by a new drink. However, this paradise is not what they think it is; it is filled with dangerous secrets and traps.

10. Pet Puraan – SonyLIV

An urban, liberal, married couple, Atul and Aditi adopt a cat named Baaku and a dog named Vyanku. The series is full of lighthearted moments, the show is directed by Dnyanesh Zoting and stars Sai Tamhankar and Lalit Prabhakar.

10 new movies and shows premiering Friday, May 6 on Netflix, ZEE5, Amazon Prime Video and more for the perfect weekly watchlist update

Alfonso E. Cramer