Movies Based on Real War Stories:
When do you feel the most Patriotic? Is it just on 15th August or when India achieves a milestone when everyone thought they couldn’t achieve it? I bet the Indian in you will choose the latter one. Everyone loves to watch movies on Indian scientists, officers, and doctors who go an extra mile for the love of their own country. It not only makes us proud but also inspires us to do something meaningful for our country.
Below listed movies are based on true stories and will give you an idea about how hard-working Indians are.
Released in 2007. This movie depicts the lives of prisoners of war (POW) after the Indo-Pakistani war of 1971. This National Award-winning movie stars Manoj Bajpayee, Ravi Kishan, Piyush Mishra, and Deepak Dobriyal in pivotal roles.
Released in 1997. This movie is considered the best war action movie of all time. It’s an unpretentious patriotic film. It depicts the personal horror faced by the Indian Army men and their families. The multi starrer movie features Sunny Deol, Suniel Shetty, Akshaye Khanna, and Jackie Shroff in the lead roles.
Released in 2004. We all have somewhere heard about this movie. Farhan Akhtar directed this film and it is also believed that many people were inspired to serve the army after watching this movie. (You see that’s how powerful cinema is!) This movie stars Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, and Amitabh Bachchan in lead roles.
Released in 1964, this movie was made two years after the Indo-Sino war. This black and white Hindi film is made by Chetan Anand. It is a tribute to Indian soldiers who showed heroic resistance against the invading Chinese troops in the Ladakh region.
5. Deewaar: Let’s Bring Our Heroes Back
Released in 2004, this movie is based on stories of Indian Army officers who were imprisoned on the other side of LOC. It stars Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, and Akshaye Khanna in pivotal roles.
6. LOC Kargil
Released in 2003. This movie is based on the 1999 Kargil war between India and Pakistan. It’s a multi starer movie featuring Sanjay Dutt, Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan, Suniel Shetty, Rani Mukerji, Kareena Kapoor, and Akkineni Nagarjuna.