Cinema is way out these days after the entry of two major web giants – Netflix and Amazon Prime. People prefer relaxing on their couch with a cup of coffee and binge-watch their favorite shows on Netflix and Prime Video.
We have compiled a list of best Indian web shows to catch up with on Netflix and Amazon in 2019! Do not miss them!!! Take a look!!
Thriller & Action
1. Sacred Games
Sacred Games is so far one of the best web shows in this category. It powerfully depicts action, drama, and crime. Inspired from the book “Sacred Games,” this series mainly revolves around bold cop Sartaj Singh from the Mumbai Police and a gangster named Gaitonde.
Mirzapur has unquestionably mesmerized the audience with its enticing plot. An Indian crime thriller, this web show is based in Mirzapur with some of the scenes in Ghazipur, Gorakhpur, etc. It moves around spins around guns, mafia, drugs, and mayhem. Do not miss this nail-biting thriller on Amazon Prime.
Breathe was launched in January 2019 and the series has undoubtedly taken the Indian storytelling and editing at another level of expertise and perfection. The plot narrates the lives of ordinary men who are faced with unexpected situations. Kabir Sawant, a brilliant officer of the criminal division, assembles various scattered proofs of unmatched deaths, which then lead him to a common suspect.
4. Delhi Crime
Depicting the most dishonorable, most annoying rape case in India, Delhi Crime has won significant critical praise. Starring Shefali Shah, Adil Hussain, Rasika Dugal, Rajesh Tailang, and many other talented actors, the series is based on the 2012 Delhi gang-rape case, which is widely known as the Nirbhaya case.
Comedy & Drama
1. Lust Stories
A collection of four stories with interweaving thoughts on modern relationships and the hidden desires for love, lust, sex and affection. Lust Stories is a refreshing plot on unrealistic current relationships. The stories are directed by Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee, and Anurag Kashyap.
2. Four More Shots Please
Four More Shots is a modern drama about the contemporary city lives of four young girls who happen to be ride-or-die friends. Sex and the City inspire the plot, and it shows how four Indian girls, struggle to find career success, love, and orgasms. Four More Shots Please successfully explores female viewpoints on relationships, careers, and friendships.
3. Made in Heaven
Zoya Akhtar’s debut web show Made in Heaven came up with its first season, featuring nine episodes, in March 2019 on Amazon Prime Video. The series has been so well-loved by the viewers that talks about the second season are already going on. It is based on the lives of two wedding planners in Delhi, Tara and Karan, and their struggles with maintaining the balance between traditional and modern ideologies. Watch this series to take a glimpse of big fat Indian weddings.
1. Little Things
Little things are all about an adorable couple and their sweet love story. It stages the importance of small moments in one’s life. Catch Dhruv and Kavya on Netflix and find out what’s in store in their lives.
Starring talented Manav Kaul and Radhika Apte, this horror series called Ghoul is depicts an interrogation of the Army center where a feared terrorist is locked up as a prisoner.
Indian story line and drama as you can see have moved way ahead from those typical romance and melodrama plots. So grab your bowl of popcorn, call up your gang and start binge-watching these lovely Indian web shows!