In the coming years, online streaming platforms are considered to be the biggest means of
entertainment. It is being said that in the coming times it will leave the world of cinemas and TV
behind. In this global pandemic, when all the forums are going through an economic crisis, then
OTT has emerged as an option. However, people have to pay a fixed price to watch movies and
web series on it. But there are also some places where you will get to see a lot for free. Without a
subscription, you have brought a list of where and what you can see. Let’s know.
YouTube is an old and large online platform. A variety of films and web series are available
here. In the early stages of the web series in India, here came something quite different and
new. Which includes everything from movies to permanent roommates. Now the matter of
subscription on YouTube has come. But still many old and new web series-films are available on
- MX Player:
MX Player has been in discussion for some time now with its new web series. Series like Bhakal
and Raktanchal have given some hype to this platform. The special thing is that there are no
subscription movies and web series on this platform. It is special in Thinkistan, Immature,
Fathers-2, Flames Season 2, Queen and Pawan and Pooja.
- TVF Play:
Viral Fever is one of the production houses that used to create content for YouTube in the early
stages. In India, TVF is the creator of the early famous web series like Pitchers, Permanent
Roommate, Tripling and Fathers. TVF also produces content for several platforms such as Sony
Live, MXPlayer and Amazon Prime Video. However, he continues to release a lot of new ones
on his platforms. Just like the recent quota factory was also highly praised.
- Sony Liv:
Sony Liv is also a platform where web series is available for free. But now the matter of
subscription has come here. Some content is available for free, then some have to subscribe to
watch. However, one does not have to spend any money to watch Sony Live Original Web
Series. It includes series like bar codes.
The case on Hotstar is somewhat similar to Sony Live. Here some content is available for free,
then some people have to spend money. However, you can watch the first episode of most web
series without a subscription. After this, a subscription has to be taken to watch.
Apart from all this, on platforms like Moobi, Amazon Prime Video, Zee-5 and Alt Balaji, a lot
can be seen for free. At the time of lockdown, the platforms freed some content, so that people
can pass the time without spending any money.
- ALT Balaji
ALTBalaji is an Indian subscription-based video on demand platform which is a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Balaji Telefilms Ltd. Headquartered in Mumbai; it was launched on 16th April
They have created original, premium and tailor-made content to the Indians across the globe. The
streaming services include more of in-house web-series, selected movies and even acquired and
poplar shows for kids.
Voot is an Indian subscription video on-demand service. Launched in March 2016, it forms the
online arm of Viacom 18. It is Viacom 18’s advertising-led video-on-demand platform that is
available as an app for iOS, KaiOS and Android users, and a website for desktop consumption.
- Jio Cinema:
Jio defines JioCinema as an on-demand video library with movies, TV Shows, music videos, Jio
shorts, documentaries and trailers. In plain words, JioCinema is a video streaming service offered
by Jio where you can watch movies, TV shows, Jio exclusives, documentaries and trailers