Sometimes all we need is a good family movie to watch with loved ones and create an unforgettable memory. While every family has their favorite movie, it’s always good to keep updating this frenzy list. So this weekend, make some room in your living room, grab your favorite drink and snack, and enjoy a good family watch. Scroll down for a list of the best and new family movies on
7 new family movies to watch on Netflix, ZEE5 and more that will leave you happy and entertained
1. Tribhang – Netflix
Renuka Shahane’s directorial debut brought a superb cast of Tanvi Azmi, Kajol and Mithila Palkar. The film brings together three generations of women with their flaws from a dysfunctional family. It weaves everyone’s journey to try to be a perfect parent while going through their struggle, their individual choices and their aspirations.
2. Luca – Disney + Hotstar
Animated films always make a wonderful watch and especially when they come from the Pixar house. This takes you to the Italian Riviera. Directed by Enrico Casarosa, Luca is a coming-of-age story about a young boy Luca and his friend having the best time of summer. However, there is one secret that can sabotage their beautiful friendship: Luca is a sea monster. Jacob Tremblay, Jack Dylan Grazer, Maya Rudolph and others lent their voices to the pivotal characters. Check out this one if you are looking for a fun artist who will warm your heart and soul.
3. Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi – Netflix and Jio Cinema
This family drama features a juggernaut from a cast that includes Naseeruddin Shah, Vinay Pathak, Konkona Sen Sharma, Vikrant Massey, Supriya Pathak, among others. However, the film debuted in 2019 at the MAMI Film Festival, it took a while to release to the public. However, every second of the film is worth watching. After Ramprasad’s death, his whole family is under one roof for 13 days. Meanwhile, they dig into family dynamics: their equations, their differing opinions, their motivations, their agendas, their issues with each other. It’s salty, but also sweet.
4. Kaagaz – ZEE5
Pankaj Tripathi Kaagaz is an exceptional watch that deserves a place on your family’s watch list. Based on a true story, the biopic is written and directed by Satish Kaushik. The film is about a man who spends two decades of his life trying to reclaim his existence from government records after being falsely pronounced dead. Tripathi as the main man makes this a brilliant watch that you cannot miss.
5. Pagglait – Netflix
Have you ever watched this Sanya Malhotra star? Otherwise, you are definitely missing out on a wonderful movie that you can enjoy with your family. Pagged offers a satirical look at conventional ways in Indian society of dealing with death and mourning. Sandhya’s husband of five months, Astik Giri, has passed away. As the whole family grapples with the loss, the young widow struggles to mourn or shed even a single tear. The dark comedy soon sheds light on the two’s loveless relationship and her journey to self-discovery. With Sanya Malhotra first, it’s a much needed commentary on patriarchy and mansplaining.
6. Cruella – Disney + Hotstar
Well, this one is definitely a great watch for anyone looking for a fun time. Taking on the role of iconic Estella from the Disney’s Dalmations series, we see Emma Stone take the lead. The film focuses on the chapter of what made Estella become Cruel, the rowdy, revenge-driven evil woman. Estella arrives in the big city determined to make a name for herself in the fashion world, but ends up being swayed by a gang of thieves who encourage her appetite for evil and together they create a life 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, the film is an inspiring film based on the brave SSC award-winning Indian soldier – Captain Vikram Batra. The movie is the perfect dose of Bollywood, action, drama, and history that will stay with you for days.