Indian Patriotic Movies
We all know about Indian army and his power but there is one more thing that common people like you and us can also do anything for our country, for our India. Inspired by these people and true events, we are presenting Top 10 Indian patriotic movies that you should watch at this Independence day.
10. Mangal Pandey: The Rising
It is an Indian historical biographical drama film based on the life of Mangal Pandey, an Indian soldier known for helping to spark the First War of Indian Independence.
Release date: 12 August 2005
Story by: Farrukh Dhondy
Directed by: Ketan Mehta
Produced by: Bobby Bedi, Ketan Mehta, and Deepa Sahi
Starring: Aamir Khan, Rani Mukerji, Toby Stephens, Ameesha Patel, and Kirron Kher
9. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero
The film represents the life of the Indian independence leader Subhas Chandra Bose however it doesn’t cover the controversy about Bose’s death.
Release date: 13 May 2005
Written by: Atul Tiwari & Shama Zaidi
Directed by: Shyam Benegal
Produced by: Raj Pius & Barbara von Wrangell
Starring: Sachin Khedekar, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Rajit Kapur, Divya Dutta, and Arif Zakaria
During a Indo-Pak war of 1971, a Kashmiri woman agreed to marry a Pakistani military officer to spy on Pakistan. How this decision changes her life? or Will she be succeeded? To find out you must watch the movie.
Release date: 11 May 2018
Based on: Calling Sehmat by Harinder Sikka
Directed by: Meghna Gulzar
Produced by: Vineet Jain, Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar, and Apoorva Mehta
Starring: Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Jaideep Ahlawat, Rajit Kapur, and Shishir Sharma
Karan, a young man who has no goals, joins the Indian Army but backs out due to the difficulties of soldiers’ life. He rejoins the army to make his girlfriend proud. Did he succeed?? To find out, you should watch the movie.
Release date: 18 June 2004
Story by: Javed Akhtar
Directed by: Farhan Akhtar
Produced by: Ritesh Sidhwani
Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, and Sharad Kapoor
6. The Legend of Bhagat Singh
The story is about Bhagat Singh who witnesses the torture of Britishians during his childhood and becomes a fearless freedom fighter.
Release date: 7 June 2002
Written by: Rajkumar Santoshi, Piyush Mishra, and Anjum Rajabali
Directed by: Rajkumar Santoshi
Produced by: Kumar Taurani & Ramesh Taurani
Starring: Ajay Devgn, Sushant Singh, D. Santosh, and Akhilendra Mishra
5. Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran
A true story about India’s 2nd nuclear test at Pokhran, An IAS officer is assigned to develop and test nuclear weapons but he has to keep this mission secret.
Release date: 25 May 2018
Written by: Saiwyn Quadras, Sanyuktha Chawla Sheikh, and Abhishek Sharma
Based on: Pokhran-II
Directed by: Abhishek Sharma
Produced by: JA Entertainment, Zee Studios, and KYTA Production
Starring: John Abraham, Diana Penty, Boman Irani, and Anuja Sathe
4. Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India
Bhuwan, a farmer from Champaner, accepts Captain Andrew Russell’s challenge to play a game of cricket to avoid paying tax for the next three years. Did his team win?
Release date: 15 June 2001
Written by: K. P. Saxena (Hindi Dialogue)and Ashutosh Gowariker (English Dialogue)
Story by: Ashutosh Gowariker
Directed by: Ashutosh Gowariker
Produced by: Aamir Khan & Mansoor Khan
Starring: Aamir Khan, Gracy Singh, Rachel Shelley, and Paul Blackthorne
3. Chak de! India
Kabir Khan is the coach of the Indian women’s national hockey team and his dream is that his girls’ team will win the hockey world cup against all obstacles.
Release date: 10 August 2007
Written by: Jaideep Sahni
Story by: Jaideep Sahni
Directed by: Shimit Amin
Produced by: Aditya Chopra
Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Sagarika Ghatge, Raynia Mascerhanas, and Sagarika Ghatge
2. Rang De Basanti
The story of six young Indians who help the English woman to make a documentary film on freedom fighters from past, and incidents that inspire them to relive the long forgotten saga of independence.
Release date: 26 January 2006
Written by: Prasoon Joshi (Dialogue) & Rensil D’Silva
Story by: Kamlesh Pandey
Directed by: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra
Produced by: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra & Ronnie Screwvala
Starring: Aamir Khan, Siddharth Narayan, Atul Kulkarni, Kunal Kapoor, Sharman Joshi, Alice Patten, Soha Ali Khan, R. Madhavan, and Waheeda Rehman
Mohan, a scientist, returns to India to take his nanny along with him but this journey changes his life forever.
Release date: 17 December 2004
Written by: Ashutosh Gowariker & M.G.Sathya (Dialogue)
Directed by: Ashutosh Gowariker
Produced by: Ashutosh Gowariker & Ronnie Screwvala
Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Gayatri Joshi, Makrand Deshpande, Kishori Ballal, and Rajesh Vivek