Hotstar April Watchlist: Westworld S2, Al Pachino’s Paterno & More
All that’s landing on Hotstar in April.
Hotstar, the online entertainment streaming service, is coming up with more and more exciting content as the months go by. Brace yourself for an avalanche of exciting releases from across the globe in the month of April in a wide range of genres. Have a look at all that Hotstar will be offering - April onwards.
Starring Elisabeth Moss, Ebon Moss-Bachrach and Shu Kakizawa, Tokyo Project is a short film by HBO. The plot revolves around Claire (Elizabeth Moss) and Sebastian (Ebon Moss-Bachrach), who run into each other at a ramen restaurant, and then keep meeting at unlikely places.
- Releases on 2 April.
Paterno, starring veteran actor Al Pacino, is based on Penn State’s Joe Paterno and follows the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal.
- Releases on 8 April.
Born In China
Born In China follows the adventures of three animal families — the majestic panda, the savvy golden monkey and the elusive snow leopard. This nature film features stunning imagery as the film navigates the vast terrain—from the frigid mountains to the heart of the bamboo forest—on the wings of a red-crowned crane.
- Releases on 20 April.
Phoenix Forgotten is a found footage sci-fi film exploring the mysterious Phoenix Lights UFO sightings. On March 13, 1997, several mysterious lights appeared over Phoenix. Three teens went into the desert shortly after the incident, hoping to document the strange events occurring in their town. They disappeared that night and were never seen again. Now, on the 20th anniversary of their disappearance, unseen footage has finally been discovered, chronicling the final hours of their fateful expedition. Their footage is all that remains and 20 years later we will discover what led to their disappearance.
- Releases on 21 April.
Westworld - Season 2
A new chapter begins, as HBO brings back Westworld with a second season. The robot uprising commences and it is sure to get bloody and gory as the machines start to assert control.
- Releases on 23 April.
My Cousin Rachel
Starring Rachel Weisz and Sam Claflin, My Cousin Rachel is based on the novel by Daphne Du Maurier. A dark romance, My Cousin Rachel is the story of a young Englishman who plots revenge against his mysterious and beautiful cousin, for he believes that she murdered his guardian. His feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.
- Releases on 28 April.
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