Bollywood Movies Like Uri
Patriotism runs in every Indians blood and when movies like Uri: The Surgical Strike hit the screens it sends a national fervor among one and all. I have often felt goosebumps when singing the national anthem or just seeing the tricolor unfurl… it is this feeling of belongingness that transcends everything else. Be it any sporting event, diplomatic interaction… when the country needs its people to stand behind like a wall. Bollywood has consistently inspired the audiences with films like Uri, Lakshya, Rang De Basanti and numerous others when it comes to the country.
Listed below are Bollywood movies like Uri that bring nationalism to the forefront:
The movie Uri:
The Surgical Strike was about India’s covert operation to wipe out terrorists after the Uri Army camp attack in Kashmir. The movie is still running and being much appreciated by audiences worldwide.
Before Uri, there was Border the J P Dutta directed blockbuster that was based on the 1971 Indo-Pak war. Starring Sunny Deol, Jackie Shroff, Akshaye Khanna, Sunil Shetty the movie till date is a favorite with many.
Lakshya another movie though fictional, it managed to attract large audiences. The movie was based on the life of an army officer who leads his troops to victory over Pakistan. Loosely based on the Kargil victory, the movie was all about Indian grit, discipline, and strength.
It a subtle and soft portrayal of a girl drawn into spying for the country before the 1971 Indo-Pak war. Based on the real-life story of Sehmat the movie had Alia Bhatt in a stunning role.
The Ghazi Attack
Though did not garner as much popularity like Uri but yet was a movie based on real incidents. It was the story of a naval crew who intercepted the Pakistani submarine PNS Ghazi and thwarted their twisted mission to destroy INS Vikrant.
The Story of Pokharan was based on the nuclear test explosions carried out by India in 1998. The movie is based on real incidents and garnered support from Indians all over.
These Bollywood movies like Uri have always inspired countrymen. Respect for the country and its Defense forces will go on inspiring many more such movies.