OTT platforms are ready to release shows and movies starring big names like Amy Adams, Anne Hathaway, Anthony Mackie, Farhan Akhtar, Neena Gupta, Arjun Kapoor, Ewan McGregor, and more. In addition to the Netflix releases, Amazon Prime Video will also feature some anticipated releases like The Underground Railroad, Oscar winner Barry Jenkins, coming to Prime Video on May 14.
Lucifer will also reportedly return for its final season 5 in May 2021. Love Death + Robots will return with the second season on May 14 on Netflix, while Disney + Hotstar will see Star Wars: The Bad Batch premiering on May 4. . Helen Mirren’s Solos will arrive on May 21, while Farhan Akhtar’s sports drama Toofaan will debut. on May 21 on Amazon Prime Video. Sardar Ka Grandson by Neena Gupta and Arjun Kapoor will be available on May 18 on Netflix.
The Sons of Sam: A Descent into Darkness (May 5, Netflix) Netflix’s latest true-crime documentary will follow the 1970s search for one of America’s most notorious serial killers. Journalist and author Maury Terry, who is convinced that convicted serial killer David Berkowitz did not work alone. Decades have been spent trying to prove that the web of darkness behind the murders was deeper than anyone imagined.
Jupiter’s Legacy (May 7, Netflix) Based on the graphic novels by Mark Millar and Frank Quitely, the multi-lead is an epic superhero drama that spans decades and navigates the complex dynamics of family, power and loyalty. . Josh Duhamel, known for leading the first generation of superheroes, hopes his children will carry on his legacy.
The Woman in the Window (May 14, Netflix) Amy Adams’ protagonist The Woman in the Window is based on the gripping and best-selling novel of the same name. The film follows Amy, who watches over the new family across the street, only to witness a brutal crime. As she tries to confront the family, more secrets are discovered and no one is what she seems.
Move To Heaven (May 14, Netflix) Netflix’s Korean drama follows a young man with Asperger’s syndrome who works as a trauma cleanser alongside his guardian. The team of two along with a few others work to clean up the last possessions of the deceased and uncover stories left behind.
Army of the Dead (May 21, Netflix) Zack Snyder’s zombie action thriller Army of the Dead will premiere on May 21. The film follows a group of mercenaries who venture into a quarantine zone after a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas. hoping to carry out one of the biggest heists ever attempted.
The Underground Railroad (May 14, Amazon Prime Video) Directed by Oscar winner Barry Jenkins, The Underground Railroad is based on a novel by Colson Whitehead. The novel reportedly works on theories about alternate historical reality and reinvents the Underground Railroad, a network of secret roads used to free slaves in the 19th century.
Toofaan (May 21, Amazon Prime Video) The sports drama starring Farhan Akhtar follows a minor criminal who has to choose between working for a gangster or training to become a boxer. The film is directed by Rang De Basanti’s director, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. The film also stars Mrunal Thakur as Akhtar’s love interest.
Sardar Ka Grandson (May 18, Netflix) Starring Neena Gupta and Arjun Kapoor, the film follows a grandson who wants to fulfill his grandmother’s dying wish to visit his home in Lahore. The returning grandson plans to move her home to Amritsar as a heartfelt gift to her. The film also stars Aditi Rao Hydari, who plays the younger version of Gupta’s character, and Rakul Preet Singh plays Kapoor’s love interest.