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8 New Must-Watch Movies & Web Series Releasing In June 2023

Hold on to your seats and prepare for an adrenaline-fuelled month of entertainment! The world cinema is bursting with excitement as a wave of new releases is all set to hit the screens. From the highly-anticipated sequel, Asur 2, where mysterious characters will take you on a journey into the depths of the human psyche, to crime dramas like School of Lies, this month promises an assortment of captivating stories and unforgettable performances that will keep you hooked to your TVs.

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Grab your popcorn and get ready to dive into a world of excitement as we unveil the most thrilling movies and web series hitting your screens this June.

Asur 2 (June 1)

Asur 2 delves into the profound clash between the realms of science and mythology, unravelling a sinister narrative where a series of tragic deaths befall a city. The gripping storyline revolves around Dhananjay Rajpoot (Arshad Warsi) and Nikhil Nair (Barun Sobti) as they embark on a relentless pursuit to catch an elusive killer who exploits Hindu mythology and religion to wreak havoc. The show explores the depths of each character’s darkness, as ancient legends and contemporary science collide with chilling consequences. The upcoming instalment brings back the talented ensemble cast, including Barun Sobti, Arshad Warsi, Amey Wagh, and Riddhi Dogra, reprising their roles from the first season.

Stream it on Jio Cinema.

Scoop (June 2)

Based on Jigna Vora’s book, Behind Bars in Byculla: My Days in Prison, this investigative crime drama follows the captivating journey of Jagruti Pathak (Karishma Tanna), a journalist whose life takes a drastic turn when she becomes the prime suspect in the murder of fellow journalist Jaideb Sen. Inspired by true events, the series delves into the harrowing story originally detailed in Vora’s biographical memoir. It unravels the complex web of intrigue, betrayal, and the pursuit of justice that unfolded when Vora herself was accused of the murder of mid-day reporter Jyotirmoy Dey in June 2011. Through a compelling narrative, the series offers a gripping portrayal of Jagruti’s life turned upside down and her relentless fight for truth amidst challenging circumstances.

Stream it on Netflix.

School of Lies (June 2)

Immersed in the mysterious town of Dalton, nestled amidst sprawling hills, the suspense thriller School of Lies takes centre stage with Nimrit Kaur in the lead role. The narrative unfolds within the confines of the fictional private boarding school, RISE, where an unsettling incident occurs—a 12-year-old boy goes missing. As Nandita Das takes on the role of a determined investigator, the hidden depths of deception begin to unravel, unearthing a tapestry of shame, anger, and grief. School of Lies weaves a compelling tale, exploring the dark secrets that lurk beneath the surface, inviting audiences into a world filled with suspense and unpredictable twists.

Stream it on Disney+ Hotstar

The Boogeyman (June 2)

In the aftermath of their mother’s recent passing, high school student Sadie Harper and her younger sister, Sawyer, find themselves grappling with profound grief. Their father, Will, a therapist burdened by his own anguish, struggles to provide the support they need. However, their world takes a sinister turn when an anxious patient arrives unannounced, seeking assistance from Will. Unbeknownst to them, this encounter unleashes a malevolent supernatural presence that targets families and thrives on their pain. As the insidious entity feeds on their suffering, Sadie, Sawyer, and Will must confront the horrifying consequences and navigate the treacherous path ahead.

Watch it in theatres near you.

Bloody Daddy (June 9)

Bloody Daddy emerges as the highly-anticipated official adaptation of the critically-acclaimed 2011 French film, Nuit Blanche. This exciting project marks the first-ever collaboration between the talented actor Shahid Kapoor and acclaimed director Ali Abbas Zafar.

In this riveting storyline Kapoor, who portrays an NCB (Narcotics Control Bureau) officer, and his dedicated team shatter a nefarious narcotics scam. However, their triumphs are short-lived as the ruthless drug lord, portrayed by Ronit Roy, retaliates by abducting the officer’s beloved son. In a desperate bid to secure the safe return of his child, our protagonist finds himself entangled in a treacherous game, where he must confront both the forces of law enforcement and the criminal underworld. As he squares off against both the authorities and crime lords, he fights not only for justice but also for the preservation of the most vital relationship in his life.

Watch it in theatres near you.

The Night Manager 2 (June 30)

The series centres around Shaan (Aditya Roy Kapur), a meticulous night manager, who embarks on a daring mission to expose the notorious arms dealer, Shailendra Rungta (Anil Kapoor). Set against stunning backdrops, this show takes viewers on a thrilling journey filled with intrigue, suspense, and high-stake encounters.

Stream it on Disney+ Hotstar

Zara Hatke Zara Bachke (June 2)

Starring Sara Ali Khan and Vicky Kaushal, this movie follows Kapil and Somya, a happily married couple from Indore, who decide to get a divorce. However, their plan goes awry when their joint family discovers their intentions, leading to a hilarious comedy of errors.

Watch it in theatres near you.

Extraction 2 (June 16)

Emerging from the brink of death following his mission in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth) returns to action with his loyal team in tow. In their upcoming assignment, they are entrusted with the crucial task of extracting a vulnerable family held captive by a formidable Georgian gangster. To accomplish this high-stakes mission, Tyler ventures into one of the world’s most dangerous prisons. However, as the extraction unfolds, chaos erupts and the gangster meets his demise during a fierce confrontation. Little do they know, this act of justice sets off a chain reaction as the gangster’s vengeful brother embarks on a pursuit, tracking Rake and his team to the vibrant city of Sydney. Brace yourself for an electrifying clash of wits and brawn as the battle for survival escalates in Extraction 2.

Stream it on Netflix.