If you’re planning to spend Friday, February 14 and the following weekend holed up at home, check out these Valentine’s Day releases by Netflix, Amazon Prime and MX Player.
‘Taj Mahal 1989’
The new original weaves together stories of four couples of different ages tackling various stages of love and relationships, from a middle-aged couple in a dull marriage to college kids discovering attraction.
Cast: Danish Husain, Neeraj Kabi, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Sheeba Chaddha
‘Love is Blind’
In this dating reality show, single men and women get to know each other without actually meeting. They do this by talking to each other while occupying separate ‘pods’. After a speed dating exercise, the participants figure who they’d like to date. That’s when they meet.
Presenters: Nick Lachey, Vanessa Lachey
‘Pete the Cat’
Pete organises the grooviest Valentine’s Day party but forgets to prepare a card for a special someone.
Creators: Kimberly Dean, James Dean, Eric Litwin.
‘If You Give a Mouse a Cookie’
The show is based on the book series by Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond of the same name. The characters in the Valentine’s Day special episode explore new adventures.
‘Pawan and Pooja’
A relationship drama in which three couples, all named Pawan and Pooja, realise that their love is conditional and breakable.
Directors: Siddharth P Malhotra, Shaad Ali
Writer: Siddharth P Malhotra
Cast: Mahesh Manjrekar, Deepti Naval, Sharman Joshi, Gul Panag, Taaruk Raina Natasha Bharadwaj