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Streaming Video News: July 6, 2023

Today’s straight-to-streaming premiere is Zee5’s new biopic Tarla, starring Huma Qureshi as TV chef Tarla Dalal.

I updated my list of Bollywood movies on Hulu with the streaming debut of Vidyut Jammwal’s spy thriller IB71. The new Telugu film Rudramambapuram is now available for streaming as well.

I also updated my list of Bollywood movies on Amazon Prime with the debuts of two new series: the Tamil family drama Sweet Kaaram Coffee and the Hindi horror series Adhura, which stars the kid who plays Taaha in Hulu’s The Night Manager as a (possibly) demonic boy. Other recent additions include Balance.. hotay na (Marathi), Phool Aur Patthar (Hindi), and Uravukal (Tamil). Amazon announced that the Hindi series Made in Heaven will return soon with a second season.

Finally, I updated my list of Bollywood movies on Netflix with today’s addition of the Tamil film Takkar (aka “The Bang“), which is also available in Kannada, Malayalam, and Telugu. Netflix also announced an August 2 release date for Jimmy Shergill’s series Choona and a brand new movie called Do Patti, starring Kajol and Kriti Sanon. Lastly, Netflix launched the trailer for the new series Khorra, which debuts July 15:

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Opening July 6: Sultan

Salman Khan’s latest — Sultan — hits Chicago area theaters on the evening of Wednesday, July 6, 2016, before adopting a full-day schedule on Thursday, July 7. The Yash Raj Films wrestling drama is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar of Mere Brother Ki Dulhan fame and co-stars Anushka Sharma and Randeep Hooda.

Sultan opens tonight in the following Chicago area theaters, with shows starting as early as 6 p.m.:

Sultan has a listed runtime of 2 hrs. 49 min.

As of Friday, the only other Hindi film showing in the Chicago area will be Housefull 3, with one show daily at the South Barrington 30.

Opening July 6: Bol Bachchan

The colorful action-comedy Bol Bachchan — starring Ajay Devgn and Abhishek Bachchan — opens in three Chicago area theaters on July 6, 2012.

Bol Bachchan opens on Friday at the Big Cinemas Golf Glen 5 in Niles, AMC South Barrington 30 in South Barrington, and Regal Cantera Stadium 17 in Warrenville. The movie is rated PG and has a listed runtime of 2 hrs. 30 min.

Teri Meri Kahaani carries over for a third week at the South Barrington 30, having earned $671,442 in the U.S. so far. Ferrari Ki Sawaari gets a fourth week at the Golf Glen 5. Its U.S. earnings stand at $420,046.

Other Indian movies showing at the Golf Glen 5 this weekend include Diamond Necklace (Malayalam), Romeo (Kannada), Eega (Telugu) and its Tamil version, Naan Ee.

The intriguing documentary Supermen of Malegaon released theatrically in India on June 29, but not in the U.S. However, as of July 4, the film is available for streaming internationally on Mela.

Also worth checking out is the cute new trailer for Barfi!, which opens on September 14: