One of the biggest releases this year, Brahmastra is finally releasing on an OTT platform. The film starring Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan will hit the screens on November 4 on Disney Plus Hotstar. Although expectations are high, the film will be behind a paywall, which means it will not be available to watch for free. Although the first 10 minutes of the movie will be free to watch, likely to attract viewers, you’ll need to subscribe to a Disney+ Hotstar plan to be able to enjoy the movie.
If you want to know whether you want Brahmastra or not, you can immediately go to Hotstar and watch the movie 10 minutes before its release. If you like the movie and want to continue, you’ll need to buy a subscription if you’re on the free tier. Disney+ Hotstar has multiple levels if you want to subscribe. There is a base plan that only works on mobile devices, while the other two higher priced plans work on smartphones, tablets, laptops, and larger screens like your television. Since Disney+ Hotstar is available across all platforms, you don’t have to worry about availability before deciding on the plan you want to subscribe to.
Here are the Disney+ Hotstar plans you can buy to be able to watch Brahmastra. Essentially, if you are a free user, you can choose from these options to get paid to watch the movie:
Disney+ Hotstar Mobile Plans
This is the entry-level tier which costs Rs 499 per year. Under this plan, you get access to all the content including movies, shows and sporting events. But there are conditions. You can only access the subscription on a mobile device at a maximum resolution of 720p. Dolby Vision content is not available in this plan. Content is available in stereo sound quality, which is a bit low compared to better standards like Dolby Atmos. And on top of that, you get ads before, during and after your content plays.
Disney+ Hotstar Super Plan
The Super plan is the mid-tier in the subscription, which provides better quality of video and audio content. Priced at Rs 899 annually, the Disney+ Hotstar Super plan offers all content in 1080p quality and support for Dolby 5.1. With this plan, you can log into your account on two devices, be it a mobile phone or a television. But even when the quality of the video and audio improves, you still get ads for the content. But Disney+ Hotstar’s most premium plan is free from ads.
Disney+ Hotstar Premium Plan
This plan tops the Disney+ Hotstar subscription. It costs Rs 1,499 annually, but if you are not sure about the tenure, you can also buy a monthly plan of Rs 299. Under the Premium plan, you get access to all content in 4K quality, as well as Dolby 5.1 support. , up to 4 screens. Since there are many titles now available in Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos, the plan gives you access to them as well. The Brahmastra will be available in up to 4K quality, so if you have a 4K TV, this is your best bet. There are no ads in this plan, so your viewing experience doesn’t get ruined.
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