We all have a story that makes us very proud. Stories of heroes who went out of their way and are very good in all of them to do some very selfless and brave beyond boundaries. Likewise, films have often told us stories of heroes who fought with their full strength to protect their country. Some of them are widely appreciated, while there are some unsung heroes who have done more than fighting for the country.

Films have changed lives of many peoples through these stories. Films have educated and inspired many people to do something out of the box. There is a great reverence for those people who guard us for their boundaries and movies, and then inspire us to become like them. Here are some examples of movies that inspire us to join the army:

Lakshya (2004)


Even though this is a fictional story, it tells us about the story of a military officer who takes his squad for victory over the Pakistani military forces. On the backdrop of this film is the story of a boy who is looking for his fate. The film also shows discipline, strength and the will to be the real hero.

Border (1997)


Another Bollywood film based on the Indo-Pak war of 1971,  is an all time blockbuster. With star cast like Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty, Akshay Khanna, Jackie Shroff and Tabu, the film focuses on the life of the army officers and their families with the war.

LOC Kargil (2003)


LOC Kargil is a Bollywood war film based on the battle of Kargil fought between India and Pakistan. Directed by JP Dutta, the film stars Sanjay Dutt, Ajay Devgan, Armaan Kohli, Nagarjuna, Saif Ali Khan, Sunil Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan, Mohnish Bahl, Akshay Khanna, Manoj Bajpai, Rani Mukerji, Kareena Kapoor, Isha Deol.

The Ghazi Attack (2017)


This was the story of a naval crew, who searched and intercepted Pakistani submarine-PNS Ghazi during his regular surveillance in 1971. They went ahead to fight and destroy their mission of destroying INS Vikrant.

Shaurya (2008)


Shaurya is a Bollywood military movie directed by Samar Khan. The cast includes Rahul Bose, KK Menon, Javed Jafri and Minissha Lamba. The story of the film is based on the court-martial of an Indian army’s Muslim officer, who is accused of killing his commanding officer.

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URI: The Surgical Strike (2019)


The latest entry in the list is the filmw URI – The surgical strike. Based on the 2016 Surgical Strike by the Indian Army, this film prepares you to go to the hymn singing the national anthem and makes you stand taller on your head.

Tango Charlie (2005)


With tagline – “Not all battles are fought in the field of battle”, the anti-war film Bollywood film is directed by Manishankar. The film star cast includes Bobby Deol, Ajay Devgan, Sanjay Dutt, Sunil Shetty, Tanisha, Nandana Sen and Sudesh Barry. The film is based on Army Tarun Chauhan, who is commencing his journey with a new recruitment for one of the country’s most courageous war soldiers.

Holiday : A Solider Never Off Duty (2014)

holiday-movie-posterThe holiday is a film that actually reflects the life of an army officer. The movie revolves around a soldier, who goes on a holiday and accidentally collided with a terrorist planning a series of explosions in Mumbai. Then, during his vacation, he gathers his team to protect the city.

Parmanu : The Story Of Pokhran (2018)


As the name suggests, Paramunu based on the nuclear bomb test blasts conducted by the Indian Army in 1998. This operation was done ensuring that American intelligence did not learn about it, even in real life.

Raazi (2018)


Although it can not be called a war film, but Raji is like any other film about patriotism. It revolves around a girl named Sehamat, who had married in the Pakistani family right before the 1971 Indo-Pak war. This movie is before the events of The Gazi attack.

Your turn!

We have made our list by watching all these films, if you think that any other film deserves the place too, then tell us in the comment about our Indian film.


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