Sometimes we just need a good family movie to watch with our loved ones and create a memory of your life. While every family has their favorite movie, it’s always good to update that binge list. So make room in your living room this weekend, grab your favorite drink and snack and enjoy a good watch with your family. Scroll to see the list of best and new family movies on
7 new family movies to watch on Netflix, ZEE5 and more that will keep you happy and entertained
1. Tribhang – Netflix
Renuka Shahane’s directorial debut features a stunning ensemble cast of Tanvi Azmi, Kajol and Mithila Palkar. The film brings together three generations of women with their flaws from one dysfunctional family. It interweaves everyone’s journey of trying to be a perfect parent as they struggle through their struggles, individual choices and aspirations.
2. Luca – Disney+ Hotstar
Animated movies are always a great watch, especially when it comes from the Pixar house. This one takes you to the Italian Riviera. Directed by Enrico Casarosa, Luca is a coming of age story is about a young boy Luca and his friend who are having the best time of summer. However, there is a secret that can sabotage their beautiful friendship: that Luca is a sea monster. Jacob Tremblay, Jack Dylan Grazer, Maya Rudolph and others have provided their voices for the pivotal characters. Check this one out if you’re looking for a fun entertainer that will warm your heart and soul.
3. Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi – Netflix and Jio Cinema
This family drama features a behemoth of a cast that includes Naseeruddin Shah, Vinay Pathak, Konkona Sen Sharma, Vikrant Massey and Supriya Pathak. Although the film made its debut in 2019 at the MAMI Film Festival, it took some time before it was released to the public. However, every second of the film is worth watching. After Ramprasad’s death, his entire family comes under one roof for 13 days. During this time, they dig into the family dynamics: their comparisons, differing opinions, motives, agendas, mutual problems. It is salty, but also sweet.
4. Kaagaz – SEA5
Pankaj Tripathis kaagazo is an exceptional watch that deserves a spot on your family’s watch list. Based on a true story, the biographical film is written and directed by Satish Kaushik. The film is about a man who spends two decades of his life reclaiming his existence in government records after being wrongly pronounced dead. Tripathi as the leading man makes it a beautiful watch not to be missed.
5. Pagglait – Netflix
Have you seen this Sanya Malhotra starrer yet? If not, you are sure to miss out on a wonderful movie that you can enjoy with your family. pagglait offers a satirical look at the conventional ways of dealing with death and grief in Indian society. Sandhya’s five-month-old husband, Astik Giri, is dead. As the entire family comes to terms with the loss, the young widow finds it difficult to grieve or shed even one tear. The dark comedy soon sheds light on the loveless relationship between the two and her journey to self-discovery. Of Sanya Malhotra starring, it’s a much-needed commentary on patriarchy and mansplaining.
6. Cruella – Disney+ Hotstar
Well, this is definitely a fantastic watch for anyone looking to have a good time. In the role of iconic Estella from Disney’s Dalmations series, we see Emma Stone taking the lead. The film focuses on the chapter of what Estella has made Cruella, the raw, revenge-seeking evil woman. Estella arrives in the big city, determined to make a name for herself in the fashion world, but is eventually seduced by a couple of thieves who encourage her appetite for mischief and together they create a life for themselves in London. The film also stars Emma Thompson, Joel Fry and John McCrea.
7. Shershaah – Amazon Prime Video
We all shed a tear watching this one. One of the best Bollywood movies of the year, this one will remain a family favorite for many years to come. Starring Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani in the lead roles, the film is an inspiring film based on the brave Indian soldier of the PVC award winner – Capt. Vikram Batra. The film is the perfect dose of Bollywood, action, drama and history that will stay with you for days.