Films set to release during the festive season

Many films are scheduled to release this Diwali and Christmas and some are scheduled to release next year as well. They will either be released on OTT platforms or on the big screen later.

COVID-19 pandemic impacted the film industry in a huge way but nothing can stop them from wanting to entertain their fans. The film industry is all geared up for the festive season. There are several films scheduled to release by December 2021 and fans can’t wait to enjoy the big screen experience again. Till the time, many films are being released on OTT platforms. In this way, families can gather around a television and watch movies of their favourite actors. Since people are encouraged to avoid crowded places, this is the only way they can enjoy movies during the festive season.

Here is a list of movies that are scheduled to release during the festive season.


1. Laxmmi Bomb

This film is scheduled to release on 9th November 2020. The makers have decided to release it on Disney plus Hotstar. This horror-comedy film stars Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani. It is directed by Raghava Lawrence. This film will release during the Diwali break and people can enjoy it with family and friends.

2. Ludo

This film is scheduled to release on 12th November 2020 and it coincides with Diwali. It will be released on Netflix. It is an anthology dark comedy crime film. The star cast of this film is Abhishek Bachchan, Aditya Roy Kapur, Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Rohit Saraf and Sanya Malhotra. It is directed by Anurag Basu.

3. Chhalaang

This film will release on 13th November 2020 on Amazon Prime Video. It is a black comedy film. It is directed by Hansal Mehta and the star cast of the film includes Rajkummar Rao and Nushrat Bharucha.

4. Coolie No.1

This is a remake of the 1995 film, Coolie No.1 and is directed by David Dhawan. This comedy film stars Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan with Paresh Rawal as a supporting actor. It is scheduled to release on Christmas 2020 on Amazon Prime Video.

5. Maidaan

This film is a biographical sports film featuring Ajay Devgn and Priyamani in the lead roles. It is scheduled to release on 13th August 2021. Fans can enjoy the Independence Day long weekend by watching this film which tells the story of the golden era of Indian football. It is directed by Amit Ravindrenath Sharma.

6. Laal Singh Chaddha

This film is scheduled to release on Christmas 2021 and the star cast of the film is Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Vijay Sethupathi. It is a comedy-drama film and is directed by Advait Chandan.