Adapted from the 2011 Tom Hardy action hit Warriors, this Mixed Martial Arts film is based on a tale of two brothers who participate in a tournament for different reasons and find themselves at opposite sides of the ring.
“Vaar karna hai toh samne waale ke goal par nahi, uske ke dimag par karo. Goal khud-ba-khud ho jayega.”
Cast: Shah Rukh Khan.
Directed by: Shimit Amin
Chak De! Indiais a Hindi-language Indian sports drama film about field hockey in India. Shah Rukh Khan as Kabir Khan, the former captain of the Indian hockey team. It has the angle of a beleaguered former player, redeeming himself as the team’s coach along with beating Australia in finals with his women’s team.
“Sach aur saahas hai jiske mann mein, ant mein jeet usi ki rahe”
Cast: Aamir Khan, Gracy Singh, British actors Rachel Shelley and Paul Blackthorne
Directed by: Ashutosh Gowariker
The film was shot in a village near Bhuj and set in the Victorian period of India’s colonial British Raj and talks about the peasants from a drought affected barren land who are oppressed by high taxes imposed on their lands. It displays how the people of a small village in India beat some arrogant Englishmen at their own game; Cricket. They attempt to persuade the British officers to reduce the taxes because of poor agricultural production.
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is based on the inspiring life of “The Flying Sikh” Milkha Singh, an Indian athlete who was a national champion runner and an Olympian. Farhan Akhtar did justice to the lead role as the legendary athlete.