This Independence Day, kindle your patriotism with a list of ‘must-watch’ patriotic movies made in India. Make the most of the National holiday and relive the fervour of our freedom fighters with these top five Indian movies!
#1 Bose: The Forgotten Hero (2004)
This Shyam Benegal movie stars veteran Marathi actor Sachin Khedekar in the title role. It is about the life of one of our greatest heroes in the freedom struggle – Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. The film traces how Netaji resigned from the post of president of the Indian National Congress, crosses the Afghanistan border, meets the Italians, his appointment with Hitler in Berlin and finally inspiring Indian Prisoners of War of the Punjab Regiment. The movie ends with the trial of the Indian National war heroes. The film has a lilting soundtrack by AR Rahman.