Bingeworthy: Here’s What Streaming On Amazon Prime This Week

12 . Sep . 2018
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Amazon Prime Video brings to you some of the latest and best Indian and international entertainment. Here’s a list of this week’s offerings for Indian audience

The Improv All Stars Games Night

The Improv All Stars Games Night is an improvised show where two teams compete in a fun, games night styled Improv battle. Everything is made up on the spot based on suggestions the audience gives. There are 10 games, 5 rounds, 2 teams but everyone’s a winner! Featuring Biswa Kalyan Rath, Rahul Subrmanian, Aadar Malik, Jahnvi Dave, Radhika Vaz, Danish Sait, the show is hosted by Kaneez Surka.

 Gajnikanth (Tamil)

Gajnikanth is a story of an easily distracted youngster who goes to great lengths to make sure that his girlfriend and her family members do not find out about his mental condition.

 The Purge

The Purge revolves around a 12-hour period when all crime, including murder, is legal. Set in an altered America ruled by a totalitarian political party, the series follows several seemingly unrelated characters living in a small city. As the clock winds down, each character is forced to reckon with their past as they discover how far they will go to survive the night.

Forever

June and Oscar live a comfortable but very predictable wedded life when suddenly they find themselves in a completely unexpected situation, raising questions about love and marriage.

 Pistorius

Pistorius is a four-part feature documentary about the South African Paralympic and Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius, who shot and killed his girlfriend in the early hours of Valentine’s Day 2013. Directed by Vaughan Sivell and made over three years, with exclusive access to key players in a live trial, the film explores the tragedy of Reeva Steenkamp’s death alongside, and in the context of, South Africa’s society. The story of a man and a nation both born to great disadvantage, it follows the challenges, hopes and triumphs of both and the demise of their dreams under the glare of the world media.

The Mindy Project

A young Ob/Gyn doctor balances her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small office.

Shameless

An alcoholic man lives in a perpetual stupor while his six children cope as best they can. In Season 9, Frank gets into trouble with the Hopkins Academy PTA. Fiona struggles with her decision to bail Ian out of jail, while he continues his Gay Jesus antics inside. Lip juggles taking care of Xan with a potential romance.

Insidious: The Last Key

Parapsychologist Dr. Elise Rainier faces her most fearsome and personal haunting yet, as she is drawn back to her ghostly childhood home, where the terror began.

Passengers

A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.

Daddy’s Home

After finally becoming friends at the end of the first part of the film, Brad Whittaker and Dusty Mayron have a co-dad system where their two children, Megan and Dylan, take turns at each father’s house. Dusty has also remarried, this time to Karen, a writer, and is stepdad to Adrianna, Karen’s daughter.

 Fidaa (Bengali)

A romantic story of Ishaan and Khushi – two different people, with different perspectives on love, life and philosophies.

Srinavasa Kalyanam (Telugu)

Vasu is a well-educated youth hailing from a joint family.  Vasu falls in love with Sri and confronts her father Prakash Raj about his love. On the other hand, Sri’s father is a rich businessman who does not believe in old-school formalities of marriage and traditions. The story is about how Vasu takes things into his hands and makes his wedding happen on a traditional note by changing the mind set of Sri’s father.

This rounds off the list of watch-worthy web series and streaming content on the streaming platform!