KARACHI: Netflix is a very popular online streaming platform for films and TV series all across the globe. From cult favorite series to award-winning movies, the platform has it all. People in Pakistan are also huge fans and there are now, in fact, quite a few Pakistani films that one can now binge-watch on Netflix.
Here’s a list of the Pakistani films that you can watch:
The film revolves around a father and his son, struggling to make ends meet after the death of their matriarch. It’s an intriguing watch and the flick has generated an excellent response worldwide. It stars Shaz Khan, Sonya Hussyn and Samiya Mumtaz in pivotal roles.
Ho Mann Jahaan
Ho Mann Jahaan is a story of three college friends with a passion for music as they face difficulties to make their dreams into a reality. Great music and heartfelt performances makes this flick a must-watch! It boasts a star-studded cast too, comprising Mahira Khan, Adeel Hussain, Sheheryar Munawar Siddiqui and Sonya Jehan.
After living in Canada for years, Armeena travels back to Pakistan only to fall in love. From comedy sequences to emotional conflict, this movie is nice and light, making it an interesting choice to watch with family and kids. All you need is popcorn and you’re all set!
It stars Bilal Ashraf, Ali Rehman Khan, Armeena Rana Khan and Hania Amir.
The action-thriller brags a story of two men set out to put an end to the gruelling war between Pakistan and Afghanistan within a span of 21 hours. Power-packed performances and never-seen-before-kind-of-action in a Pakistani flick, makes it a necessity to watch for any Pakistani.
The movie stars Shaan Shahid, Aamina Sheikh and Shamoon Abbasi.
The action-thriller revolves around a retired security officer whose on a mission to save Pakistan from a war against terrorism. Shaan Shahid, Hamza Ali Abbasi, Aisha Rao Khan and Shamoon Abbasi play titular roles in the movie.
A middle-class boy with a passion for acting rebels against his family to prove his worth. It might sound a clichéd story line but we promise, it’ll leave you in splits! The movie also boasts fun songs and let us mention again, the comedic timing of this flick is epic!
This family film features Danish Taimoor, Jawed Sheikh, Shafqat Cheema and Sohai Ali Abro as protagonists.
A strong-willed yet emotionally shackled woman flees the mountains with her 10-year-old daughter to save her from the clutches of child marriage. It’s a tale of strength and a mother’s refusal to conform to her society’s norms. Robust performances by Samiya Mumtaz, Mohib Mirza and Samina Ahmed make this film hard to ignore.
By Shaheera Anwar Published: November 18, 2017 at THE EXPRESS TRIBUNE