02 Oct 2021: OTT clash: ‘Dhamaka’ v/s ‘Hum Do Hamare Do’ this Diwali
Although the Maharashtra government’s decision to reopen theaters in the state has seen multiple studios lining up their Bollywood projects for the big screens, the relevance of OTT releases is far from ceasing. Take Diwali, for instance. Makers have booked the festive date to launch their movies on digital platforms. Both Dhamaka and Hum Do Hamare Do are reportedly dropping on that day.
#Movie 1: Kartik Aaryan’s Netflix-exclusive project got its mood promo earlier
The rights to Kartik Aaryan-led Dhamaka were bought by Netflix in April, so we were sure about the film being a streamer-exclusive release. There were reports about the movie hitting the platform in September but it looks like director Ram Madhvani and Netflix have decided to target Diwali premiere profit. While there is no official confirmation, Aaryan shared the mood promo some days ago.
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