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Kesari (2019)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, History | 21 March 2019 (USA)
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Based on an incredible true story of the Battle of Saragarhi in which an army of 21 Sikhs fought against 10,000 Afghans in 1897.

Director:

Anurag Singh
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Akshay Kumar ... Havildar Ishar Singh
Parineeti Chopra ... Jiwani
Suvinder Vicky Suvinder Vicky ... Naik Lal Singh
Vansh Bhardwaj Vansh Bhardwaj ... Lance Naik Chanda Singh
Sumeet Basran Sumeet Basran ... Gurmukh Singh
Ajit Singh Ajit Singh ... Nand Singh
Sandeep Nahar Sandeep Nahar ... Buta Singh
Harwinder Singh Aujla Harwinder Singh Aujla ... Dava Singh
Rakesh Sharma Rakesh Sharma ... Bhola Singh
Adhrit Sharma Adhrit Sharma ... Uttam Singh
Vivek Saini Vivek Saini ... Jiwan Singh
Harbhagwan Singh Harbhagwan Singh ... Bhagwan Singh
Rajdeep Singh Dhaliwal Rajdeep Singh Dhaliwal ... Ram Singh
Gurpreet Toti Gurpreet Toti
Harry Brar Harry Brar ... Sundar Singh
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Storyline

This period war-drama showcases the 1897 Battle of Saragarhi. The plot focuses on Havildar Ishar Singh who led a platoon of 21 Sikhs against an invading army of 10,000 Afghans to defend the North-West Frontier Province. The event is considered as one of the greatest last-stands in history. Written by beingdhruvnanda

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Genres:

Action | Drama | History | War

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

21 March 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Soormey Aka Saragarhi Aka Battle of Saragarhi See more »

Filming Locations:

Maharashtra, India See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

INR1,200,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,296,688
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color (HD)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Akshay Kumar suffered an injury to his ribs while shooting the climactic scene. and had to take a break from shooting. However, even after being advised to rest and and being advised to return back to Mumbai to recuperate. He refused, although there was a helicopter on standby to take him there, and took a room in Wai instead. See more »

Goofs

A crate of .303 Ball ammo is visible in one scene at main gate crate itself is stamped 10-06-51. See more »

Alternate Versions

The UK release was cut, in order for the film to receive a BBFC classification and be approved for release in the UK the distributor was required to remove a scene of cockfighting which was deemed to be in breach of the UK Cinematograph Films (Animals) Act 1937. See more »

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Salute to the brave Sikh soldiers 🙏
21 March 2019 | by yogini-31622See all my reviews

The battle of Saraghari is wonderfully depicted in the movie "KESARI" The bravery and devotion of Sikh soldiers who had shed their blood for our motherland is something worth watching. I saw this movie on first day first show. You will surely have GOOSEBUMPS. You must watch this GREAT MOVIE🇮🇳.


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