The Indian Army has always inspired us as citizens and taught us many stories of courage, bravery and patriotism. Our army has fought every battle without any fear and some of these heroic stories have been written in stories in the past and have even taken it to theaters. January 15 is celebrated as Army Day, the same day in 1949, our armed forces took the responsibility of protecting our country. It was on this special day that Field Marshal Kodandera m. Cariappa took over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from General Sir Francis Butcher, the first British Commander-in-Chief of India. Army Day 2021 Date, History and Importance: After the 73rd Indian Army Day, learn about all the days celebrated in recognition of Field Marshal KM Cariappa.
The love for our brave soldiers and their storytelling has long been associated with Bollywood. Love movies URI: The Surgical Strike, Border, Kesari, Lakshya Introduced the audience with different faces of being a soldier. While there is a happy victory on one side of this coin, there is a sad loss, pain and trauma that goes into fighting for one’s country. Never mind, these films will always have a special place in every Indian’s heart! So to commemorate our heroes, here is a list of 5 films that you can watch on this Army Day. Happy Indian Army Day 2020 Greetings: Whatsapp Stickers, Facebook Quotes, GIF Images, Wishes and Messages to send to sew day.
URI: Surgical Strike
URI: Surgical Strike Made Vicky Kaushal a household name and that was everything people were talking about. The film depicts the story of the surgical strike, when 23 soldiers were killed by a group of terrorists after the Indian Army killed them. Aditya Dhar and the team did not elaborate in making this film and the audience not only got to see the heartbreaking scenes of the surgical strike, but also how cleverly our army planned the whole. For Vicky Kaushal, look only at Zee5 in the film ‘Josh’.
When there was a lot of discussion saffron Was declared. Viewers knew that if Akshay Kumar is making a film, it should be good, but he did not expect it to be extraordinary. The film is sustained at a time when 21 Sikh soldiers fought a battle against more than 10,000 Afghan invaders. The film is based on the battle of Saragarhi and the extent to which these soldiers go to serve their soil is nervous. Some of the scenes in the film will provide you with literal coolness and also educate you about one of the boldest battles fought. Check out the film for some soulful songs, some A-class action sequences on Amazon Prime Video.
John Abraham chooses his projects very wisely and after viewing Paramanu, We understood why he chose this film. This story revolves around how the team of soldiers and scientists together has made India the sixth country in the world to have nuclear weapons. Based on a true story, the team faces challenges such as protecting themselves from the intruders of their enemies who monitor their every move. Knowing that this has happened in real life, you wonder how these brave hearts carried out such a dangerous mission and honors you even more. Watch this film for John in action on Zee 5.
Alia Bhatt starrer is another gem Agree. The film is again another film inspired by true events. The film tells the real story of Sehmat Khan, who was a major contributor to the Indian Army in getting vital information about the Pakistani Army. Agreed (Alia) is an Indian spy who is married to a Pakistani officer (Vicky Kaushal). She has been trained to use her position and help the Indian Army take down the plans of the Pakistan Army to defeat India, the film was full of emotions and was definitely a nail biting experience. Watch the film only on Amazon Prime Video for some adrenaline rush.
We cannot make a list of films based on our soldiers nor can we include this film. Border Starring by Sunil Shetty, Sunny Deol, Akshaye Khanna and others, the film is one of the earliest memory war films of all of us. The film, which was awarded three National Awards, is a beautiful story based on the real story of the battle of Longewala. It was during this battle when the Pakistani attacked us on the Rajasthan border. While the Indian Army was out on the battlefield with only 120 soldiers, they left no chance of winning. He managed to hold his ground and a memorial museum was also built in his honor at the same place. The museum has exhibited as well as destroyed Pakistani tanks. Watch this film to hear its beautiful track, its entertaining storyline, and some great performances only on the Z5.
In the coming future as well, we hope to see many upheaval, moving and heart wrenching films based on the lives of our jawans that celebrate their bravery and sharp minds. Happy Army Day to our brave soldiers.
(The above story first appeared on January 14, 2021 at 12:30 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, the world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log the latest on our website.)