Janhvi Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao and Varun Sharma starrer Roohi released in theatres on March 11. Within a day of its release, the movie has already minted Rs 3.06 crore. Movie buffs are heavily excited as the theatres are opening after a year of shutdown because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Many have watched Roohi in theatres and reviewed the movie on Twitter. However, there are others who are thinking twice before going to the theatres. The audience is curious to know when will Roohi make its digital release so that they can watch it in the comfort of their homes. Will Roohi release on Netflix? Let’s find out.
Will Roohi release on Netflix?
Contrary to the traditional Friday releases, Roohi released on a Thursday across India and selective countries abroad theatrically. Since the widely acclaimed Stree is guarding Roohi frontiers, the horror-comedy is expected to perform well despite COVID-19 scare. As far as its OTT release is concerned, Netlfix and Jio Studios have bought the movie’s distribution rights. According to Streaming Due, the movie will release on both these platforms after its run in theatres ends.
There are various speculations on the possible date of Roohi’s digital release. Since, the movie has just released in theatres in March, netizens are assuming that it will have a digital release somewhere around April.
Prior to Roohi, Thalapathy Vijay’s Master also had a theatrical release and then it went on stream on Amazon Prime Video. The movie ran for 18 days in the theatres and later it started streaming on OTT plaform. These are the directions that suggest the horror-comedy might also have a digital release on Netflix after its theatre run ends.
About the movie
Roohi, previously named Rooh Afza, is a horror-comedy tale featuring Janhvi Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao and Varun Sharma in pivotal roles. Throughout the movie, the story tries to untangle a love triangle while also giving maximum laughing dose. Hardik Mehta has directed the movie.