Independence Day is almost around the corner. What is your plan for this independence day? are you thinking of watching the parade on TV or participating in the flag hoisting in your area? But what about the night? Do not end the celebration just here. Grab some snacks, and be ready for a roller coaster of emotion and patriotism. Watch some of these patriotic Hindi movies on this Independence day.
Here is a list of patriotic Hindi movies you can watch this Independence day:
1. Uri: The Surgical Strike (2019)
Cast: Vicky Kaushal, Paresh Rawal, Yami Gautam, Mohit Raina, and others.
Based on the surgical strike that occurred in 2016, Uri has won all of our hearts. The movie begins with Major Vihaan Singh Shergill infiltrating the Northeastern militants with his unit and his brother-in-law in 2015. and a year later, the militants attacked a base and killed 19 soldiers. Major Vihaan’s brother-in-law also died during that ambush. Later, Major Vihaan leads a covert operation against them.
2. Border (1997)
Cast: Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty, Jackie Shroff, Akshay Khanna, Tabu, Pooja Bhatt, and others.
Directed by J. P. Dutta, Border will always be a masterpiece. Based on a true story, the movie displays the brotherhood, empathy, and love for the country. The film has some great actors who have given their hundred percent. Border portrays a band of 120 Indian soldiers in the Longewala region. However, when the enemy ambushed, they had to defend their post all night until the morning.
3. Shershah (2021)
Cast: Sidharth Malhotra, Kiara Advani, Shiv Panditt , Pranay Pachauri, and others.
Produced by Dharma Productions, Shershah was one of the best movies of 2021. The cinematography, story, as well as acting of Siddharth Malhotra, will give you goosebumps. The movie tells the backdrop of the Kargil War in 1999. Vikram Batra, a young man, becomes a soldier to fulfill his dream. When the war breaks out, he brings India to victory.
4. Raazi (2018)
Cast: Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Rajit Kapur, Shishir Sharma, Jaideep Ahlawat, and others.
The film Raazi is an adaptation of Harinder Sikka’s novel Calling Sehmat. The movie shows the time of the Indo-Pakistan war of 1971. Raazi displays the sacrifice of 20-year-old Kashmiri girl Sehmat Khan for the country.
5. Baby (2014)
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Danny Denzongpa, Rana Daggubati, Taapsee Pannu, Anupam Kher, and others.
Released in 2014, this spy action thriller, Baby, will keep you on the spot. The movie begins with a threat of terrorist attacks in India. To prevent that, officer Ajay and his team of Indian intelligence take action.
6. Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran (2018)
Cast: John Abraham, Boman Irani, Diana Penty, Aditya Hitkari, and others.
Parmanu is an action film that portrays the journey of nuclear weapon tests in India in 1995. However, the United States warned India to quit the tests. So, the Indian government sent IAS officer Ashwat to lead the operation. Now he had to use any methods to avoid the American Intelligence Agency.
7. Airlift (2016)
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Nimrat Kaur, Lena, Purab Kohli, Feryna Wazheir, and others.
Directed by Raja Krishna Menon, Airlift is a true story of Mathunny Mathews. The movie is based on the evacuation of Indian citizens in Kuwait in 1990. Ranjit Katiyal, an Indian businessman, lives with his daughter and wife in Kuwait. However, Iraq raided Kuwait, and he risked his life to save his countrymen.
8. Lagan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)
Cast: Aamir Khan, Gracy Singh, Rachel Shelly, Paul Blackthorne, and others.
The movie portrays the injustice of the British Raj in India. A British Captain imposed a heavy land tax on the citizens of a small village. When an outraged young man rebelled against this unjust, the captain challenged him to play cricket. Now the villagers have to learn how to play cricket to win against them.
9. Bhag Milkha Bhag (2013)
Cast: Farhan Akhtar, Japtej Singh, Sonam Kapoor, Divya Dutta, and others.
Bhag Milkha Bhag is the true story of the world champion runner and Olympian Milkha Singh. During the India-Pakistan partition, he experienced the horror of separation.
10. Gold (2018)
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Kunal Kapoor, Mouni Roy, Amit Sadh, Vineet Kumar Singh, and others.
Based on India’s first national hockey team for the 1948 Summer Olympics, this movie shows the journey of the team members. The manager of the Indian hockey team, Tapan Das, wants to win the gold medal in the Olympics. However, as he takes steps to achieve his goal, he faces several obstacles.