Ever since Breathe: Into the Shadows was announced, the hype and excitement among the audience was surreal. After a long wait, the most awaited season finally released on 10th July 2020 and exceeded the expectations of the audiences. Once the play button would hit, it wouldn’t hit the pause button as every episode was shot with a great level of precision. Its intensity spoke and it continued to resonate with us.
The show has been a huge success all across because it holds a strong emotional narrative as a backbone to its thriller aspect. Every viewer could feel a connection to it deeply and could relate to it and would enjoy it, to the fullest. The twist that every episodes came with had kept the audiences guessing the real reason in order fo find out why did those incidents occur. The audiences were so engrossed solving the knots each episode had to offer so well that they’d even tweet to not unveil the suspense. Such has been the level of involvement and grip of its storyline on the audience. The social media went abuzz and so did the critics.
The crime thriller drama follows the story of a man whose daughter has been kidnapped, and each episode has a box to open where the a story in the shadows unveils the motive and just one answer to all those gazillion questions the viewer has in mind. Time is slipping away like sand and this race is against time to save the family. Breathe has aced the game of emotional thriller genre. In the previous season, it was R Madhavan fighting for his son and in the latest one, it’s Abhishek Bachchan fighting for his daughter against the masked man.
The series is created and produced by Abundantia Entertainment and, created and directed by Mayank Sharma. The show has been written beautifully by Bhavani Iyer, Vikram Tuli, Arshad Syed, and Mayank Sharma. The series has Amit Sadh reprising his role as senior inspector Kabir Sawant and also, features actors Nithya Menen and Sayami Kher in prominent roles. The series is available exclusively on Amazon Prime Video.
To every journey of a father and the gripping, highly relatable, cliffhanger narrative that the series brings along; the emotional quotient along with edge of the seat thriller, Breathe: Into the shadows became one huge success on OTT platform.