Bollywood appears to be in a favorable position this year (2024). Shaitaan, Teri Baaton Mein Aisa Uljha Jiya, and Fighter, among a few other theatrical releases, have performed well at the box office in the first three months of the year. However, a few web series like Sunflower S2, Maharani Season 3, Maamla Legal Hai, and a few others have connected well with viewers.

As a new week begins, we’re back with a list of some highly anticipated Bollywood and OTT movies and TV series that will hit theaters on March 18 and 24. Check out the following list without further ado:

This week’s top Hindi-Language Streaming Services and theater Releases

MovieRelease platformRelease date
Ae Watan Mere WatanAmazon Prime VideoMarch 21, 2024
FighterNetflixMarch 21, 2024
LootereDisney+ HotstarMarch 22, 2024
Swatantrya Veer SavarkarTheatresMarch 22, 2024
Madgaon ExpressTheatresMarch 22, 2024

“Ae Watan Mere Watan”

Ae Watan Mere Watan is a biographical drama directed by Kannan Iyer that is based on the life of Usha Mehta. In the 1942 Quit India movement, she led an exciting pursuit with the British authorities while fighting for India’s freedom by promoting unity through her underground radio station. Dharma Productions and Somen Mishra are the film’s backers, and Kannan and Darab Farooqui wrote the script.

Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Sara Ali Khan, and Sachin Khedekar (special appearance)

Date of release on OTT: March 21, 2024


On January 25, 2024, the film Fighter, directed by Siddharth Anand, opened in theaters. The film is slated for digital release, almost three months after its theatrical run. It is anticipated to launch on Netflix shortly. The film centers on Indian Air Force (IAF) officers who form Air Dragons after banding together in the face of impending danger. The film examines themes of friendship, brotherhood, and patriotism as well as internal and external conflicts.

Cast: Akshay Oberoi, Karan Singh Grover, Anil Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, and Hrithik Roshan

Date of OTT release: March 21, 2024


An upcoming web series called Lootere was created by Shaailesh R Singh and Hansal Mehta. This television show’s plot centers on pirates abducting passengers from a ship off the coast of Somalia and holding them as hostages. But one hero comes forward to save them all. Jai Mehta has been the showrunner for the series.

Cast: Chandan Roy Sanyal, Amruta Khanvilkar, and Rajat Kapoor.

Date of release on OTT: March 22, 2024

Swatantrya Veer Savarkar

The film Swatantrya Veer Savarkar, directed by Randeep Hooda, follows the life story of Indian reformer and freedom fighter Vinayak Damodar Savarkar. This week is the film’s scheduled theatrical release. Along with Utkarsh Naithani, Randeep co-wrote the movie’s narrative. Anand Pandit Motion Pictures, Randeep Hooda Films, Legend Studios, and Avak Films are supporting the movie.

Cast: Ankita Lokhande, Randeep Hooda

Date of release: March 22, 2024

Madgaon Express

This week, the comedy Madgaon Express, written and directed by Kunal Kemmu, will be released on theaters. Three friends’ childhood dream of visiting Goa is told in the film. But when they get entangled in the drug mafia, their lives completely fall apart. Excel Movies, led by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani, is the production banner that produces Madgaon Express.

Cast: Avinash Tiwary, Pratik Gandhi, Nora Fatehi, and Divyenndu

Date of release: March 22, 2024

This week’s OTT and Bollywood movies to stream

“Madgaon Express and Ae Watan Mere Watan are our two choices among the aforementioned five theatrical and streaming releases.” Ae Watan Mere Watan will transport you to the 1942 Quit India Movement and illuminate Usha Mehta’s fight for India’s independence, while Madgaon Express will send you on a hilarious roller coaster. Apart from that, you can watch this week’s aerial action movie on streaming if you haven’t seen Fighter on the big screen.

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