‘House of Dragon’ and 12 other new movies and shows on Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar and more that will keep you going on a viewing binge
A new week calls for a new excessive watchlist. This week brings the most anticipated game of thrones prequel ‘House of the Dragon’ on Disney+ Hotstar. Period drama has been the talk of the town. Other interesting titles this week include Raised by wolvesand Rise Of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie on Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, respectively. Scroll down to check out this week’s new releases on OTT.
New releases on OTT: House of Dragon and 12 other new movies and shows on Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar and many more that will have you on a binge-watching frenzy
1. RISE OF THE TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES: THE MOVIE – NETFLIX, AUGUST 15
Based on The Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated television series, this one brings back the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles as they embark on yet another new mission when a mysterious alien arrives from the future, warming them up about the terrifying alien species – Krang!
2. THE LAST CLIENT (DANISH) – STREAM BOOKMYSHOW, AUGUST 19
Anders Klarlund’s Nordic film noir starring Signe Egholm Olsen is an interesting watch if suspense, mystery, and thriller are a few elements you enjoy the most. Psychologist Susanne meets the last client of the day, Mark. She expects this meeting to go normally, but when she learns that Mark is a serial killer, she realizes that life will no longer be the same.
3. THE PRINCESS (PKA DIANA) – DISNEY+ HOTSTAR, AUGUST 14
Diana’s story has been a topic of interest even decades after her death. Princess talks about his life through archival audio and video footage taking us through the Prince and Princess of Wales’ courtship, marriage, birth of their two sons, bitter divorce and his tragic death on August 31 1997. The film’s release also coincides with the 25th anniversary of Princess Diana’s death.
4. HOUSE OF THE DRAGON – DISNEY+ HOTSTAR, AUGUST 21
The wait is finally over because Dragon House, a prequel to game of thrones finally drops on Disney+ Hotstar this week. Based on “Fire & Blood” by George RR Martin, the series takes us 200 years ago and shows us how the reign of House Targaryen began. The HBO Original will see Paddy Considine, Emma D’Arcy, Matt Smith, Milly Alcock, Olivia Cooke, Steve Toussaint, Eve Best and Rhys Ifans in key roles.
5. BAD GUYS – STREAM BOOKMYSHOW, AUGUST 17
After pulling off various heists when Mr. Wolf, Mr. Snake, Mr. Piranha, Mr. Shark, and Ms. Tarantula are finally caught, they must make the deed of becoming ethical citizens of the country under the mentorship of Professor Marmalade. However, will they be able to fool the world once again?
6. RAISED BY WOLVES – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO, AUGUST 18
Two androids are tasked with raising a human baby on a mysterious planet.
7. MINUS ONE SEASON 1 – LIONSGATE PLAY, AUGUST 19
Riya and Varun live together in New Delhi despite their breakup. How they deal with problems that arise due to their situation forms the premise of the story.
8. SNIPER: ROGUE MISSION – STREAM BOOKMYSHOW, AUGUST 18
Special ops sniper Brandon Beckett makes it his mission to uncover a corrupt federal agent involved in syndicating human sex trafficking. He must uncover the truth about the agent and dismantle the criminal network.
9. GLOW UP: SEASON 4 – NETFLIX, AUGUST 19
The reality show sees aspiring makeup artists working together and competing to showcase their best makeup work. Whoever wins gets the opportunity to work with the biggies of the industry.
10. AURORA TEAGARDEN MYSTERIES – MX PLAYER, AUGUST 17
Librarian Aurora Teagarden solves murders with her friends at the Real Murders Club. The series is based on the fictional character created by author Charlaine Harris.
11. MAKE THE CUT SEASON 3 – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO, AUGUST 19
The reality show sees 12 designers competing with each other, trying to win whatever tasks come their way.
12. SHE-HULK: AVOCADO – DISNEY+ HOTSTAR, AUGUST 17
Jennifer Walters, a lawyer in her thirties, lives a complicated life. She’s also a 6-foot-7 super-powered carcass. The series also features Mark Ruffalo as the Smart Hulk.
13. ORPHAN FIRST KILL – STREAM BOOKMYSHOW, AUGUST 19
The horror film is a prequel to the 2009 film Orphan and is directed by William Brent Bell. Leena Klammer escapes from a mental institution in Estonia by posing as Esther, the missing daughter of a wealthy family. However, she is now against a mother who would do anything to protect her family.
14. SOLOMAN’S PERJURY – DISNEY+ HOTSTAR, AUGUST 18
When the death of a classmate is quickly ruled a suicide, a group of high school students make it their mission to uncover the reality behind the death.