This weekend seems to be perfect to celebrate and binge watch as it marks two important occasions, Father’s Day and also world music day.
This Father’s Day the perfect gift you can give the special man in your life is to spend some quality time with him, and while you do that binge-watch some movies and shows that define this special bond. Speaking about bonds, we all share a special love connect with music in our own different ways, some of us like to play it, while some just love to listen and others love to dance to it. So, this weekend why not indulge in some binge-watching of some good titles that focus on music? Let’s not allow the quarantine to dim our spirits and let’s celebrate each occasion in the best way possible, so to help you quell some of your planning woes we’ve carefully picked out a perfect blend of the mixed list of movies and shows that will make your day absolutely perfect.
So, feet up on the couch, grab a bowl of popcorn and enjoy celebrating the double occasion with these titles now streaming on Disney+ Hotstar for free.
Titles showcasing/depicting strong father-child relations
• My Name is Khan
Post the blasts on the twin World Towers, Rizwan Khan, an Indian Muslim living in America needs to prove his identity to the world. He begins this historic journey with the US President. Will he win back his pride?
Cast: Sharukh Khan, Kajol
Story of a common family man who takes desperate measures to save his wife and two daughters when they unwittingly get entangled into a crime.
Cast: Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Shriya Saran
• Ferrari Ki Sawari
Rusy dreams of watching his son play at Lord’s stadium and is willing to go to any extent to fulfil the same, even if it means stealing Sachin Tendulkar’s Ferrari.
Cast: Boman Irani, Vidya Balan, Sharaman Joshi and Ritwik Sahore
• Kulfi Kumar Bajewala
Sweet, cute and completely charming, Kulfi is a singing prodigy who is blessed with a nightingale’s voice. After a tragedy strikes, she ventures out on a new journey to find her estranged father.
Cast: Mohit Malik, Myra Singh, Anjali Anand, Vishal Aditya Singh
Titles that depict music powerfully
• Jhankar Beats
Advertising professionals and die-hard R. D. Burman fans, Deep and Rishi lead a complicated personal life. When they befriend their boss's son Neel, a sweet story of friendship and music begins.
Cast: Sanjay Suri, Juhi Chawala, Rahul Bose, Shayan Munshi, Riya Sen
Dilsher loses faith in himself after a bullying incident and grows up with a speech impairment. Although he loves music, he is not able to conquer the demons in his head.
Cast: Vicky Kaushal, Sarah Jane Dias, Raaghav Chanana, Meghna Malik, Manish Choudhary
Ronak, a music composer loses his talent and his hearing power to drugs, alcohol and a devastating accident. Enter, Gauri. Will she be able to rekindle his passion for music?
Cast: Rajeev Khandelwal, Mohan Kapoor, Anu Malik, Kailash Kher
• Khamoshi The Musical
Born to a hearing and speech impaired parents, Annie falls in love with Raj, who introduces her to music and a world beyond her family. But will her family approve of this relationship?
Cast: Salman Khan, Maisha Koirala, Nana Patekar, Himani Shivpuri
• The Voice
A dynamic panel of coaches – Adnan Sani, Harshdeep Kaur, Armaan Malik, and Kanika Kapoor are looking for the next global sensation. Hosted by Divyanka Tripathi, it is a platform that aspiring singers can only dream of.
• Dil Hai Hindustani
It’s time to sway to the tunes of the best Hindi/Bollywood music talent scouted from across the globe by judges Sunidhi Chauhan, Pritam and Badshah in season 2 of the popular music talent hunt show.
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