The country is celebrating 75 years of independence. In these 75 years, Indian cinema along with the country has come a long way and with the changing times there have been many films that make one feel proud to be an Indian. From 2000 to 2022, Bollywood experimented with making patriotic films.
From ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’ to ‘Chak De India!’ Till then patriotic new age films
Earlier more films were made on the sacrifice of martyrs in the freedom struggle, then after 2000 there are many films which convey the message of patriotism through different stories. It also includes sports and war films. Some of the biggest Bollywood movies that show the beauty, bravery and patriotism of our country.
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Kiara Advani and Siddharth Malhotra starrer ‘Shershah’ was one of the most loved movies of 2021. It was based on the life of Kargil War hero Captain Vikram Batra, who laid down his life in the service of the nation during the Kargil War in 1999 when Indian territory was captured from Pakistani infiltrators. The film premiered on Amazon Prime Video.
Which movie is based on surgical strike?
Uri: The Surgical Strike
Uri: The Surgical Strike is a film depicting the courage and fearlessness of the Indian Army. Uri tried to convey a message to the people that the new India was capable of a jaw-dropping response and would not sit back and tolerate any attack on it. This film directed by Aditya Dhar and starring Vicky Kaushal was loved by people.
Raazi is a great film on patriotism. Raji says a country boy has the passion to kill the country as a country girl has. In the film, Alia’s character sacrifices her dream for the country to become a spy at a young age and enters the house of a Pakistani army brigadier as her daughter-in-law, who risks her life to send spies to India.
Shah Rukh Khan’s sports drama film ‘Chak De India‘
is one of the most loved films of Indian cinema. Directed by Shimit Amin, the film was based on the journey of the Indian national women’s hockey team, with Shahrukh playing the role of the team’s coach. Released on 10 August 2007, the film won the National Award for Best Popular Film for providing complete entertainment.
Based on the 1999 Kargil War starring Hrithik Roshan, the film was directed by Farhan Akhtar. Along with Hrithik Roshan, Lakshya also stars Preity Zinta, Boman Irani and Amitabh Bachchan in lead roles. Lakshya released on 18 June 2004 and the film received positive response from the audience. Hrithik Roshan was first seen in the role of a soldier in Lakshya.
Released in 2003, the film starred Sanjay Dutt, Abhishek Bachchan, Ajay Devgan, Saif Ali Khan and Akshay Khanna in lead roles. This historical film is based on the 1999 Kargil War between India and Pakistan. With a run time of 225 minutes, the film is one of the longest Indian films of all time.