The new trailer of the upcoming romantic musical ‘Atrangi Re’ has been launched online, but on what date will the film release for OTT streaming?
The cinema industry suffered greatly during the coronavirus pandemic, with countless films being delayed either temporarily or indefinitely.
This is especially the case with the upcoming Indian musical ‘Atrangi Re’, which fans have been waiting patiently for almost two years!
However, recently a new teaser trailer was released for the promotional campaign, which confirms the release date of not only the OTT streaming platform but Atrangi Re.
What is Atrangi Re?
Atrangi Re is an upcoming Indian musical romantic drama film produced by T-Series, Color Yellow and Cape of Good Films Production Studio.
Unfortunately, with very few details shared online on the plot of Atrangi Re, there is a growing sense of hope among fans for the recently released trailer – see below.
“A non-linear tale of two romances running in parallel from different times.” — Atrangi Re, via IMDb.
The film is directed by fan-favorite producer Aanand L Rai and stars Dhanush, Sara Ali Khan and Akshay Kumar in lead roles.
Where to stream Atrangi Re?
Atrangi Re was originally scheduled to premiere in theaters across the country on February 14.th, 2021, coincides with Valentine’s Day celebrations.
However, after several delays related to the coronavirus pandemic, the makers jumped on the recent trend of opting for digital releases via the OTT streaming service.
The digital broadcast rights were acquired by Disney Plus Hotstar for Atrangi Re on 23 November.third,
Unfortunately, Hotstar does not offer a free trial for new users, but does offer three affordable subscription packages, each providing access to Atrangi Ray upon release:
- Mobile plan: Rs 499 per year, one mobile device and HD resolution content
- Super Plan: Rs 899 per year, two devices and HD resolution content
- Premium Plan: Rs 1499 per year, up to four devices and 4K resolution
Atrangi Re: Release date confirmed
As confirmed by Disney Plus Hotstar, Atrangi Re will release worldwide for online streaming on December 24th, 2021.
As mentioned earlier, the film was originally slated to premiere in theaters on Valentine’s Day, but was delayed to August and then to December due to complications associated with the coronavirus pandemic.
During the pandemic, movies across the world are opting to release via streaming platforms instead of waiting for cinema capacity to increase.
In September, lead actor Akshay Kumar revealed that the team was weighing their options for streaming.
“To be honest, I have not included Atrangi Re in the list yet as we are still contemplating whether it should be a theatrical film or an OTT release. And OTT may just be the medium of choice for Atrangi Re, as it looks now.” – Akshay Kumar, via India Today.
Atrangi Re will now premiere on Christmas Eve via Disney Plus Hotstar service and will compete with Netflix’s superhero film Minnal Murali.
This article will be updated as more information about Atrangi Re emerges.
by Tom Llewellyn [email protected]
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