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Sultan (2016)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Sport | 6 July 2016 (USA)
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Sultan is a classic underdog tale about a wrestler's journey, looking for a comeback by defeating all odds. Will he emerge victorious?

Director:

Ali Abbas Zafar

Writer:

Ali Abbas Zafar
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Cast

Credited cast:
Salman Khan ... Sultan Ali Khan
Anushka Sharma ... Aarfa
Kubbra Sait ... Kubra Sait (as Kubra Sait)
Marko Zaror ... Marcus
Randeep Hooda ... Fateh Singh
Amit Sadh ... Aakash Oberoi
Ron Smoorenburg ... Ron
Kabir Khan ... Advtisment's Director
Hans Marrero ... MMA Fighter 1
Björn Freiberg ... Pilot
Kumud Mishra ... Barkat
Tyron Woodley Tyron Woodley ... Tyron
Marrese Crump ... Marrese
Shibani Dandekar ... News Reporter
Meiyang Chang ... Meiyang Chang
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Storyline

Sultan is a story of Sultan Ali Khan - a local wrestling champion with the world at his feet as he dreams of representing India at the Olympics. It's a story of Aarfa - a feisty young girl from the same small town as Sultan with her own set of dreams. When the 2 local wrestling legends lock horns, romance blossoms and their dreams and aspirations become intertwined and aligned. However, the path to glory is a rocky one and one must fall several times before one stands victorious - More often than not, this journey can take a lifetime. Sultan is a classic underdog tale about a wrestler's journey, looking for a comeback by defeating all odds staked up against him. But when he has nothing to lose and everything to gain in this fight for his life match... Sultan must literally fight for his life. Sultan believes he's got what it takes... but this time, it's going to take everything he's got. Written by Official Source

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Wrestling is not a sport. Its about fighting what lies within.

Genres:

Action | Drama | Sport

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Official Site | Sultan Facebook | See more »

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

6 July 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Den mektige (Sultan) See more »

Filming Locations:

Rewari, Haryana, India

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Box Office

Budget:

INR 700,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,386,000, 10 July 2016, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$6,200,000, 14 April 2017
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Yash Raj Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (international cut)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

440 volt is title of one song in this film. In Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) also starred by Salman, 440 volt is the voltage in border's fence of India and Pakistan See more »

Goofs

The rival girl's jersey shows her name as "Jade" and country code as "SA" means South Africa.But the scoreboard shows the country code as "ZAF". Below the country code the name of player is same i.e. Jade.Similar mistake was shown when Sultan was fighting with a wrestler named "IRI". His name was shown in place of his country. See more »

Quotes

Gyan Singh Oberoi: Only one person can defeat Sultan, and that is Sultan himself.
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Crazy Credits

The Yash Raj Films logo is shaded brown to provide a sand and mud effect. See more »

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Referenced in The Kapil Sharma Show: New Year Special (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Jag Ghoomeya
Written by Irshad Kamil
Produced by Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani
Performed by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
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SULTAN review: great film by salman khan.
6 July 2016 | by aadityapooniaSee all my reviews

Sultan is a superb family entertainer. Sultan" is a sports-drama film with a good dose of romance, music and emotional quotient. Director Ali Abbas Zafar has written the story, while producer Aditya Chopra has penned the screenplay for the movie, which deals with the story of heart, passion and grit in Sultan Ali Khan wrestler from Haryana. It is about how Sultan brings to life his story of love and determination against all odds. It has got superb plot and story-line and salman delivers a powerful performance. Everyone has done a great job. "Sultan" has been produced with a whopping budget by Aditya Chopra under his banner Yash Raj Films. The movie has superb production elements. Vishal-Shekhar's music and background score, Artur Zurawski's cinematography, choreography of wrestling scenes and punch dialogues are the attractions on the technical front, add the audience. OVERALL ITS A MUST WATCH for EVERYONE.


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