Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019 | Last Update : 09:38 PM IST
For all those who have missed out on watching Newton, India's Official Entry to the Oscars, this is the chance to watch the full movie online. Newton is now available on Amazon Prime, an online movie streaming app by Amazon. If you are an Amazon Prime member, you can watch the movie online for free till your membership expires. If you are not an Amazon Prime member, then you need to sign up for the services first. Amazon prime has recently doubled the Annual Membership Fee. Earlier Amazon was offering 1 month free trial and a year long subscription for just Rs. 499. Now the same service costs Rs. 999 a year. It is still far cheaper than Netflix. Netflix plans start from Rs. 500 a month and if you wish to watch a movie in HD quality, then you need to shell out Rs. 650 a month.
Coming back to Newton, the movie is about a government clerk who tries to run a free and fair election in a conflict area in central India. Directed by Vikas Pal, the movie stars Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, Anjali Patil and Raghubir Yadav. The movie received a warm response at its premiere at the Berlin Film Festival. Newton also won the CICAE Award for best film in the Forum Section.
On the box-office front, Newton, made on a budget of Rs. 9 Crore went on to collect Rs. 31.65 Crore approximately. 'Newton' is Indias official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 90th Academy Awards to be held on Sunday, 4th March, 2018