Malayalam film industry’s young and promising star Tovino Thomas starrer coming-of-age film Dear Friend had hit the theater last month and is ready for its OTT streaming soon.
The film ‘Dear Friend‘ is Directed by Vineeth Kumar of “Ayal Njanalla” and written by Sharfu, Suhas and Arjun Lal. Set in the modern era, the film’s story was inspired by Arjun Lal’s experiences in Bangalore.
It revolves around the life of six friends and the twists and turns their life takes. It’s all about love, friendship, family and fun.
Dear Friend OTT Release Date
The film had a theater release on July 10, 2022. It received mixed response from audience as well as critics with all praises for the star cast’s performance and critics from critics for its ending.
The Tovino Thomas fans who somehow couldn’t make it to theatres were waiting for the post-theatrical release of the film. Now there is good news for all of them that the film’s post-theatrical streaming rights have been bagged by global OTT giant Netflix.
The film will stream on the platform on Monday, July 10, 2022 (12 AM). So save the date and watch the movie at your home via paid subscription on the platform.
In search of answers. In search of memories. In search of a friend. ❤️
Dear Friend arrives on the 10th of July! pic.twitter.com/rNFt9qouwU
— Netflix India South (@Netflix_INSouth) July 7, 2022
In this youth entertainer film, Tovino Thomas played Vinod, Darshana Rajendra as Jenneth, Arjun Lal as Arjun, Basil Joseph as Sajith, Arjun Radhakrishnan as Shyam and Sanchana Natarajan as Kumudam.
There were different reviews from different critics on the film. One of the film critics of The Hindu praises the film’s premise but calls the ending of the film disappointing. The Times of India’s Anjana George said that the film is for those who cherish intimate friendship as an important part of the fabric of their life.
Overall, we will say that the film is something the young generation can relate to and Tovino Thomas’s character Vinod is the heart of the story.