There is no limit to the number of movies you can find on digital streaming platforms. One thing about these platforms is that they usually have a strong lineup of regional films, especially Telugu movies. The Telugu Cinema offers some of the best films across various genres. With so many new releases throughout the year, deciding on what to watch can be difficult. But we are here to help. Here is a list of 5 new telugu movies of 2021 that you can binge-watch on some of your favourite OTT platforms.
- Vakeel Saab
Vakeel Saab is a courtroom drama movie directed by Venu Sriram. The film is a remake of the 2016 Hindi thriller film Pink. The narrative is about three women who file a case against an influential spoilt brat after escaping molestation. The situation seems hopeless until a lawyer played by superstar Pawan Kalyan agrees to take up the case. In the movie, you get to witness a high voltage legal battle for justice. The courtroom scenes are intense and, the dialogues are hard-hitting making the film an interesting watch.
The action thriller film is about Siddharth, a civil engineer who gets arrested for murder. However, cops discover they picked up the wrong guy and, his lookalike Aditya might be the one behind the crime. Now with two suspects, the police have limited time to solve the case and put the criminal behind bars. The storyline is intriguing and will keep you on the edge of your seat in every scene. It is a great movie to add to your list if you enjoy thriller flicks.
The Telugu language film Thimmarusu is a remake of the 2019 Kannada film Birbal. Thimmarusu is quite an engaging watch as it is revolves around a murder case. The story begins when a bartender gets falsely accused of murder and is sentenced to life imprisonment. This is where lawyer Ramachandra (Satya Dev) steps in and reopens the case. He overcomes many hurdles and pressures to prove his point and find the real criminal. The film is directed by Sharan Koppisetty and is currently streaming on Netflix.
Srikanth Addala directorial film Narrappa is based on the events of the Karamchedu massacre in 1985. The story is about Ramasagaram village where people are divided by caste and social standing. Venkatesh Daggubati plays the role of a meek middle-aged man keen to keep his family safe. If you’re someone who enjoys period action drama, you must add this film to your list.
- Drushyam 2
Drushyam 2 is a roller coaster of thrills. It is about Rambabu played by Venkatesh, a caring father, a husband who can go to any extent to save his family. The pace of the film is deliberately slow, but the scenes in the movie are intense. Unlike the first part of the film, Drushyam 2 is less emotional and is more about outsmarting the police. You will be intrigued by how the story progresses with a twisted truth. The film was premiered on Prime Video and is currently available to stream on the platform. This a must-watch film that you can enjoy watching with your family and friends.