We are almost halfway to 2021 and still, now we have presented the best movies and series up to the present day that have been released this year. But apart from the most popular movies and series, there are some precious little gems that miss our attention among the wall of content that hits our home screens every week. Therefore we have decided to note down some of the best titles that have been released this year that did not make as much noise, but that movies and series one should watch and need every bit of attention.
Here we present the list of the top 9 underrated movies and shows but unfortunately they could not find a place in your watchlist:-
1. The Disciple: Netflix
The Disciple is a 2020 Indian Marathi language drama film. It is written and directed by Chaitanya Tamhane. It is produced by Vivek Gomber and Zoo Entertainment. It was released on 4th September 2020 in Venice and 30th April 2021 in India. It has 12minutes of running time. It stars Aditya Modak, Arun David, Sumitra Bhave, Deepika Bhide Bhagwat, Kiran Yadnyopavit. The story revolves around Sharad Nerulkar who has devoted his life to become an Indian classical music vocalist. He has diligently followed the traditions and discipline of old masters, his guru, and his father.
2. Invincible: Amazon Prime Video
Invincible is an American adult animated superhero TV series. It is based on the image comic series named invincible by Robert Kirkman, Cory Walker, and Ryan Ottley. It is created by Robert Kirkham. It is produced by Maude Lewis, Skybound Entertainment, and Skybound North. It was released on 25th March 2021. The series contains 1 season having 8 episodes. The series was voiced by Steven Yeun, Sandra Oh, and J.K. Simmons.
3. Moxie: Netflix
Moxie is a 2021 American comedy-drama film. It is directed by Amy Poehler. It is based on a 2015 novel named Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu. The film was produced by Kim Lessing, Morgan Sackett, Amy Poehler, Paper Kite Productions. It was released on 3rd March 2021. It has 111 minutes of running time. It stars Hadley Robinson, Lauren Tsai, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Nico Hiraga, Sydney Park, Josephine Langford, and many more.
4. The Power: BookMyShow Stream
The Power is a 2021 British horror film. It is written and directed by Corinna Faith. The film is produced by Rob Watson, Matthew James Wilkinson, and Air Street Films & Stigma Films. It was released on 8th April 2021. The movie has 92 minutes of running time. The film stars Rose Williams, Emma Rigby, Shakira Rahman, Charlie Carrick, and Diveen Henry. It is a story of a nurse who spends her first night of training at the East London Royal Infirmary during power outages caused by a miner’s strike.
5. For All Mankind Season 2: Apple TV+
For All Mankind (Season 2) is American science fiction, alternate history, Drama TV series. It is created by Ronald D. Moore, Matt Wolpert, and Ben Nedivi. The series was produced by Tall Ship Productions and Sony Pictures Television. It was released on 19th February 2021. This second season was critically acclaimed and got nominated for the TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Drama. It stars Joel Kinnaman, Michael Dorman, Sarah Jones, Shantel VanSanten, Jodi Balfour, Wrenn Schmidt, Sonya Walger, and many more.
6. The Mitchells vs the Machines: Netflix
The Mitchells vs the Machines is a 2021 American computer-animated, science-fiction comedy film. It was written by Mike Rianda and Jeff Rowe. The film is directed by Mike Rianda. It was produced by Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, Kurt Albrecht, Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, Lord Miller Productions, and One Cool Films. It was released on 23rd April 2021. It has a running time of 114 minutes. It stars Abbi Jacobson, Danny McBride, Maya Rudolph, Eric Andre, Olivia Colman, Fred Armisen, and many more.
7. Cherry: Apple TV+
Cherry is a 2021 American crime drama film. It is directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo. The film is based on the auto-fictional novel named Cherry by Nico Walker. The film was produced by Anthony Russo, Joe Russo, Mike Larocca, Jonathan Gray, Mathew Rhodes, Jake Aust, Chris Castaldi. Its production companies were AGBO, The Hideaway Entertainment, and Endeavor Content. It was released on 26th February 2021. It has 141 minutes of running time.
8. Big Shot: Disney+ Hotstar
Big Shot is an American sports comedy-drama TV series. It is created by David E. Kelley, Dean Lorey, Brad Garrett. The series was produced by Tommy Burns, Jacquie Walters, and P. Todd Coe. Its production companies were David E. Kelley Productions, Lorey Stories, ABC Signature. It was released on 16th April 2021. The series contains 1 season having 10 episodes. It stars John Stamos, Jessalyn Gilsig, Richard Robichaux, Sophia Mitri Schloss, Nell Verlaque, Tiana Le, and many more.
9. The One: Netflix
The one is British science fiction, drama TV series. It is created by Howard Overman. The series was produced by Urban Myth Films and StudioCanal. The series has 1 season that contains 8 episodes. The show has 38-43 minutes of running time each. It was released on 12th March 2021. It stars Hannah Ware, Dimitri Leonidas, Stephen Campbell Moore, Wilf Scolding, Diarmaid Murtagh, Lios Chimimba, Eric Kofi-Abrefa, Pallavi Sharda, and many more.