Lockdown period due to the outbreak of COVID-19 worked as a blessing in disguise. Never before in the history of entertainment industry one had seen such a boom in the any of the sectors at a such rapid rate. OTT platforms’ content became a savior for millions out there to keep boredom at a bay. From getting old shows to some brand new series, it introduced us to an all new way to remain entertained during this lockdown, ultimately creating into a habit.
These OTT platforms catered to every demand of their subscribers, from romance to action to adventure to some thought provoking content, it got all covered under one roof for us. Also as the lockdown continues, here some more suggestions from us in terms of musical movies which you can watch with your family. The list includes Netflix’s Grease, Disney Hotstar's Mary Poppins, Bohemian Rhapsody, The Greatest Showman and Amazon Prime’s A Star is Born. Below given are quick synopsis of each of the movies for you-
Grease: (Netflix)(Imdb: 7.2, age: 16+)
Story sets in 1950’s where Danny and Sandy meet and fall in love during summer. When the summer ends they think they will not meet again, but they discover themselves in the same high school later.
Mary Poppins: (Disney Hotstar)(imdb: 7.8, age: G)
Story revolves around two mischievous children of wealthy family whose parent wants a Nanny for them. Then Mary Poppins comes in for their rescue ,who has magical powers, as nanny and take care of their kids.
A Star is Born: (Amazon Prime Video)(imdb: 7.7, age: 18+)
A love story of a famous musician, Jackson, and struggling artist Ally whose dream is to become a big singer. Ally’s career starts taking off but on the other side his career starts going downfall because of his increasing alcoholic habit.
Bohemian Rhapsody: (Disney Hotstar)(imdb: 8.0, age: 13)
A British band, Queen, starts to achieve stardom but the lead singer gets into a lot of controversies due to his ego and also his sexuality.
The Greatest Showman: (Disney Hotstar) (imdb: 7.6, age: PG)
Story revolves around P.T Barnum and his troupe which performs show at the circus. But unfortunately he gambles his circus and all his money as well on the Swedish Opera star Jenny Lind. Because of all of this his personal life and also his career as a showman gets into trouble.
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They say the best things in life are free! India’s favourite music channels 9XM, 9X Jalwa, 9X Jhakaas, 9X Tashan, 9XO are available Free-To-Air. Make a request for these channels from your Cable, DTH or HITS operator.