Alia Bhatt’s Darlings, directed by Jasmeet Okay Reen, presently has the most important opening on Netflix for a non-English language Indian release. Not solely in India, however the movie can be a success in different nations as it’s trending within the prime 10 movies class in 16 nations, together with the UAE, Malaysia, Kenya, and Trinidad & Tobago.
According to the streamer, Darlings has amassed 10 million viewership hours in its opening weekend. Carter, a South Korean movie that was launched on August 5, is topping the chart with 27.3 million streaming hours. On the opposite hand, Wedding Season, an American movie centred round Indian characters, has been streamed for about 18.6 million hours since its release on August 4. The movie is presently among the many prime ten English language movies on Netflix.
Also starring Shefali Shah, Vijay Varma, and Roshan Mathew, Darlings revolves across the home violence confronted by Badrunissa (Alia Bhatt) by the hands of her husband, Hamza (Vijay). However, issues take a darkly humorous twist when Hamza begins getting a style of his personal drugs.
The movie is co-produced by Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment and Alia Bhatt’s Eternal Sunshine. Talking about turning producer with the undertaking, Alia mentioned in a press release, “Darlings holds a very special place in my heart, it’s my first film as a producer that too with Red Chillies. We are very proud and happy how the film has shaped up and we hope it will entertain and engage audiences the world over.”
Darlings marks the debut of director Jasmeet Okay Reen and options music by Vishal Bhardwaj.