The movie world is looking forward to the direct OTT release of some films during the COVID era when the theaters are closed. Most of the films are unannounced by Amazon Prime, the leading OTT platform. The most important of the direct releases announced by Amazon together is tomorrow’s premiere of the movie. Shoojit Sarkar’s ‘Gulabo Sitabo’ is getting ready for a Bollywood movie OTT direct release.
This is not the first time Bollywood films are being released on over-the-top platforms. But this is the first time that an eagerly awaited mainstream Bollywood film like ‘Gulabo Sitabo’ has been released by theaters. Amazon Prime understands the huge market of Bollywood movies and streaming it accordingly. The film can be seen in more than 200 countries. The sub-title is available in fifteen languages, including English, Arabic, Russian, Polish, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Indonesian, Korean, and Turkish.
Witness the old world charm of Lucknow through the sets of Gulabo Sitabo 😍
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Though Amitabh Bachchan (PKU) and Ayushmann Khurana (Vicky Donner) have already worked with the Shoojit government, this is the first time the duo are getting together in his film. Amitabh Bachchan is a landlord from Lucknow. Story, screenplay, and dialogue are by Juhi Chaturvedi.