We humans trapped in corona and lockdown have understood the value of freedom to some extent. India is completing 75 years of its independence on 15 August 2022. For independent India, August 15 is not just a date, but a day of celebration of that freedom, for which many freedom fighters and brave soldiers had sacrificed their lives for the country. And even today the soldiers who are protecting the country on the border are ready to put their lives on the line every moment. Although every countryman is proud to be an Indian, but as the Independence Day approaches (best patriotic movies), people wake up to the Indian sleeping inside. During this, people like to send heartfelt wishes for Independence Day, listen to poetry, patriotic movies and songs on Independence Day. If you also like to watch patriotic movies, then many patriotic films (desh bhakti movie list) have been made in Bollywood. Seeing whom you will not only know a lot about freedom but will also feel proud to be an Indian.
Best Patriotic Movies of Bollywood
Almost every type of films were made in Indian cinema, whether it is about entertainment, social quirks or patriotism. But films made on patriotism hold special importance. Even after 75 years of independence, filmmakers and storytellers have a lot to tell about independence. Many films have also been made in Bollywood about independence, which narrates the freedom struggle and struggle very well. Seeing this patriotic film drenched in the spirit of patriotism, your daughter-in-law will also be filled with pride.
Uri: The Surgical Strike
Uri: The Surgical Strike As the name suggests, the story of this film is based on the surgical strike. Which India did over Pakistani terrorists across the Line of Control in 2016 after the terrorist attack on Indian security forces in Uri. This film was the most superhit film of 2019. The lead role in this film was played by Vicky Kaushal in which he appeared in the role of an Indian Army Major. And the film was directed by Aditya Dhar.
Border is a 1997 multi starrer film. The story of this film is based on the 1971 war between India and Pakistan. The songs of this film full of patriotism became quite famous in that period. People still like to listen to the song ‘Sandese aane aayete, hume kayu tadpa hai, jo chithi ai hai, woh ghar kab aayege’.
The Legend of Bhagat Singh
This film based on the life of Bhagat Singh came in the year 2002. Those who gave their lives for the freedom of the country. Ajay Devgan played the role of Bhagat Singh in this film directed by Rajkumar Santoshi. The sacrifice, sacrifice and bravery of Bhagat Singh for the freedom fight will awaken the spirit of doing something for the country in you.
Directed by Meghna Gulzar, Raazi is based on Harinder Sikka’s book Calling Sehmat. The story of this film, painted in the colors of patriotism, will touch your heart. The film is based on the real life of an Indian spy. Alia Bhatt played the role of an Indian spy in this film. While Alia’s strong acting was highly appreciated, Vicky Kaushal as an army officer has also done a great job in this film. “O my country, you are my homeland. Listening to this from the movie “Main Jahan Rahoon Jahan Mein Yaad Rahe Tu” will fill your chest with pride once.
Rang De Basanti
Released on 26 January 2006, Rang De Basanti story is based on 5 young friends. Revolutionaries who act in a play on Indian freedom fighters and since then their lives and perceptions change. The film starred Aamir Khan, Kunal Kapoor, Siddharth, R Madhavan and Saif Ali Khan in lead roles. The film depicts the revolutionary fight against freedom from evils like corruption.
Directed by JP Dutt, this film is a multi starrer film, in which many actors and actresses were involved from Sanjay Dutt to Saif Ali Khan. The story of the film is based on the Kargil war between India and Pakistan. Which shows the passion of soldiers for the country. Also tells how the Indian army fought the war of Tolling and drove the Pakistani army. The songs of this film were also well liked by the people.
Mangal Pandey: The Rising
Mangal Pandey is a great film on patriotism. Whose story is based on the life and struggles of the brave soldier Mangal Pandey of the country’s first freedom struggle. Aamir Khan played the strong character of Mangal Pandey, who started the revolution against the British. Let us tell you that for this film, Aamir Khan had grown his hair and mustache according to the character of the film. Which affected his other films and he had to extend the shooting dates of those films.
Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, Amitabh Bachchan, Om Puri and Boman Irani starrer film Lakshya was released in 2004. The film is a fictional story based on the historical events of the Kargil War between Indo-Pak. This film also shows the valor and courage of the army.
The Ghazi Attack
Directed by Sankalp Reddy, ‘The Ghazi Attack’ is based on a war between India and Pakistan, about which few people know. This war was neither fought on land nor in the sky, the Indian Navy fought this war under sea which lasted for about 18 days. The life performances of seasoned actors like Atul Kulkarni, KK Menon and Om Puri make this film special. If you haven’t seen this movie yet, watch it today.
Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
‘Khoob Ladi Mardaani Woh To Jhansi Wali Rani Thi’ is based on the life of Kangana Ranaut’s Manikarnika Rani Laxmi Bai, which released in 2019. The special thing is that Kangana Ranaut herself has directed this film. The film is based on Rani Lakshmi Laxmibai’s battle against the British East India Company during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.
Now let’s talk about the film which is made on Bapu, who is called the Father of the Nation of India. But this film is not made in Bollywood but in Hollywood (best patriotic movies). The 1982 Gandhi film Mohandas Karamchand is the best film ever based on the life of Gandhi. The film is directed by Richard Attenborough. And the main character of Mahatma Gandhi was played by Ben Kingsley. The film was well received by the audience at that time. The success of the film can be gauged from the fact that it was awarded the Academy Award.