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Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013)

Not Rated | | Biography, Drama, History | 12 July 2013 (USA)
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The truth behind the ascension of Milkha "The Flying Sikh" Singh who was scarred because of the India-Pakistan partition.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Milkha Singh's Coach / Gurudev Singh
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Sampuran Singh / Milkha Singh's father
Japtej Singh ...
Milkha Singh (Childhood)
Yograj Singh ...
Indian Coach / Ranveer Singh
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jass Bhatia ...
Mahinder
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Divjot Singh Chandhok ...
Colonel
Chinmay Chandraunshuh ...
Sampreet / Milkha Singh's friend
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Isri Kaur / Milkha Singh's elder sister
Chandan Gill ...
Sampreet Singh
Dev Gill ...
Abdul Khaliq
Sumit Gulati ...
Suresh kumar
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Army Officer
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The true story of the "Flying Sikh" - world champion runner and Olympian Milkha Singh -- who overcame the massacre of his family, civil war during the India-Pakistan partition, and homelessness to become one of India's most iconic athletes. Written by Reliance Big Pictures

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12 July 2013 (USA)  »

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Opening Weekend:

$647,112 (USA) (14 July 2013)

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$1,626,289 (USA) (11 August 2013)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Former president of Pakistan, General Ayub, gave Milkha Singh the title of 'Flying Sikh', when he won a highly publicized race in Pakistan. See more »

Goofs

The movie is set in the 1950s but when Milkha's fingerprints are taken when he is released from jail, the date written on the form has the year 2013. See more »

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Referenced in Bhoothnath Returns (2014) See more »

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Sung by Shreya Ghoshal, Javed Bashir
Music composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy / Shankar Mahadevan, Loy Mendonsa, Ehsaan Noorani
Lyrics written by Prasoon Joshi
© & (P) 2013 Sony Music Entertainment India Pvt. Ltd.
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"Bollywood needs a better class of directors, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is gonna give you that"

I know this film is criticized for being overlong, but there is not a moment where you will get bored. Based on the real life story of an awesome athlete "The Flying Sikh" Milkha Singh, the story solely revolves around the hardships and horrors of his life. The whole film in a sense, is perfect.

Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra Now, i don't think i have to tell you about his past achievements. After delivering one of the greatest blockbuster of bollywood "Rang De Basanti", Mehra is back with a bang!!!!! Direction is superb with almost no loopholes left to be noticed.

Scriptwriter: Prasoon Joshi This National Awardee (Taare Zameen Par) needs no introduction. Script of Bhaag Milkha Bhaag has been beautifully transcribed and and more beautifully presented on the silver screen.

Actor: Farhan Akhtar yes, this is solely a Farhan Akhtar movie. This multi talented person has put his heart and sole in the movie. His talent can only be judged by his dedication. Farhan Akhtar's talent has been put to justice. And Pavan Malhotra's role as Coach Gurudev Singh also fits.

All in all, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is a must watch for all movie lovers, sports lovers and Indian History lovers!!!!!


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