As the theaters are under shut down for the last three months, OTT platforms have become the main source of entertainment for people these days. Thus, film lovers are eagerly waiting for new releases on these digital platforms. Choked and Chintu Ka Birthday are the two films that are making a huge buzz on social media from the past few days. Both movies are premiering today on Netflix and Zee5 respectively.
Directed by Anurag Kashyap, Choked comes up with the tagline, Paisa Bolta Hai. It stars Roshan Mathew and Saiyami Kher in the lead roles. The story of the film revolves around a bank employee who suddenly discovers money flowing out from her kitchen sink. How it has changed her life, forms the main crux of the film. The entire plot revolves around the demonetization that got made in 2016. This is the first time Kashyap is dealing with a satirical drama with family sensibilities. Saiyami also termed it as the best experience of her career. Choked premieres on Netflix at 12.30 PM today.
On the other side, Chintu Ka Birthday is a heartwarming drama that is set in Iraq during the war with America. Vinay Pathak and Tillothama Shome played the lead roles in it. The film already made a huge noise across various film festivals last year. It also had a theatrical release in select cities. Now, it is available for everyone. You can watch it now on Zee5.