Here’s a look at the featured movies, shows, and series that are slated to hit the digital space this week.
Nuvvunte Naa Jathaga (Telugu film on Amazon Prime, August 2)
To emit: Rajsekhar Aningi, Sreekanth Biroju, Rafiksha
Address: Sanjay karlapudi
A dramatic Telugu film based on real life incidents from the middle class. Bhuvi believes that life has no purpose other than to achieve love; Ram is a dreamer with an aspiration to become an author. The day is not long in coming when they have to choose between love and dreams.
Pray Away (documentary on Netflix, August 3)
Creation: Ryan murphy
Former leaders and a survivor of the so-called “conversion therapy” movement speak about its damage to the LGBTQ + community and its devastating persistence. The film earned a nomination for Best Documentary Feature at the Tribeca Film Festival.
The Suicide Squad (movie on HBO Max, August 5)
Star cast: Margot Robbie, Idris Elba, John Cena and Sylvester Stallone
Address: James Gunn
Supervillains Harley Quinn, Bloodsport, Peacemaker and a collection of insane con artists in Belle Reve Prison join the super-secret and shadowy Task Force X when they are dropped off on the remote enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese.
Navarasa (Tamil web series on Netflix, August 6)
To emit: Suriya, Vijay Sethupathi, Manikuttan, Ashok Selvan
Creation: Mani ratnam
The Indian Tamil anthology web series explores the nine basic emotions of human beings: anger, compassion, courage, disgust, fear, laughter, love, peace and wonder.
Mr. Corman (web series on Apple TV +, August 6)
To emit: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Arturo Castro
Address: Joseph Gordon-Levitt
The American television drama comedy series follows the days and nights of a public school teacher, Josh Corman, played by Gordon-Levitt in the San Fernando Valley. The series marks the return to television of Gordon-Levitt, who grew up on the small screen with roles in multiple series, most notably his co-star in the long-running NBC sitcom ‘3rd Rock from the Sun’.
SOZ Soldiers or Zombies (web series on Amazon Prime, August 6)
To emit: Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Fátima Molina, Horacio García Rojas
Address: Rigoberto Castañeda
The sci-fi action series is an eight-episode thriller with a new twist on the idea of an army of the undead, set in the arid heat of the Mexican desert. A new generation of zombies take on one of Mexico’s most wanted drug lords.
Dial 100 (film about ZEE5, August 6)
To emit: Manoj Bajpayee, Neena Gupta, Sakshi Tanwar
Address: Rensil D’Silva
This dramatic Hindi thriller takes place on a night when one call changes everyone’s life.
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