Kargil Vijay Diwas: During the Kargil War or Indo-Pak conflict of 1999, all soldiers fought bravely. Without a doubt, the Kargil war is an unforgettable event in the history of India. The bravery of the soldiers, their patriotism and furthermore the war atmosphere and geographical features are a combination of courage, bravery, tragedy and love that has been written about by various writers and also depicted in some Bollywood movies.
Every year, Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on July 26 to commemorate the victory in the war against Pakistan.
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The list of top movies, dramas, TV shows, songs, etc. is the next:
1. Episode 11 of the first season of Lord John Marbury (The West Wing) (1999) depicts a fictional representation of the Kargil War.
2. ‘Price of Bullets’ was the first Internet-exclusive Indian song released by Pentagram during the Kargil War. It was presented by famous poet Javed Akhtar and popular Indian classical artist Shankar Mahadevan. The video was directed by Farhan Akhtar.
3. Shaheed-E-Kargil is a 2001 Bollywood Hindi war drama film, directed by Dilip Gulati. It is based on the Kargil conflict between India and Pakistan.
4. Sainika is a Kannada film released in 2002 in India and directed by Mahesh Sukhdhare. The film portrays the life of a soldier with the Kargil War as one of the events. The film is produced by Dasari Chaitanya and stars CP Yogishwar and Sakshi Shivananda.
5. LoC: Kargil is a Hindi Bollywood film, one of the longest, lasting over four hours. It was released in December 2003 in India and directed by JP Dutta. The film is based on the Kargil war.
6. Fateh Mission: An epic tribute to the Kargil martyrs by Sahara India. It is a visual masterpiece that showed the martyrdom of our brave soldiers in the Kargil War. The show paid a solemn tribute to the brave hearts that gave their lives. He also portrayed the untold story of the brave soldiers and exalted their lives.
7. Lakshya is also a Hindi Bollywood film released in June 2004 in India. It is directed by Farhan Akhtar. The film depicts the fictional account of the Kargil conflict.
8. Dhoop is a Hindi film that is not about the Kargil conflict but its harrowing consequences. The director of the film is Ashwini Chaudhary, starring Om Puri, Revathi and Sanjay Suri. Captain Anuj Nayyar was posthumously awarded the Maha Vir Chakra.
9. Fifty Days War: A theater production on the war and the title itself describes the duration of the Kargil War. It was directed by Aamir Raza Husain.
10. Kurukshetra (2008) is an Indian Malayalam war film. It is directed and written by a former Indian Army officer, Major Ravi. The film is based on the 1999 Kargil conflict between India and Pakistan.
11. Mausam is a Hindi romantic drama film released in September 2011. It was directed by Pankaj Kapoor. The main story of the film spans a period of 10 years, from 1992 to 2002, and includes communal riots, terrorist attacks and the 1999 India-Pakistan war.
12. Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is a film that depicts the life of Air Force pilot Gunjan Saxena, the first Indian woman pilot to fight in the Kargil War. The film is directed by Sharan Sharma.
13. Shershah is a 2020 Bollywood biographical drama film directed by Vishnu Vardhan. The film stars Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani in the lead roles. The film is based on the life of Captain Vikram Batra, an Indian Army officer and Kargil hero.
14. Stumped is a 2003 Bollywood sports drama film that Gaurav Pandey wrote, directed and Raveena Tandon helped produce. As the nation focuses on the 1999 Cricket World Cup and rooting for India to win, Raveena, like Reena, is worried about her husband, Major Raghav Seth, who is fighting in the Kargil conflict.
These are the top movies and dramas depicting the 1999 Kargil war conflict between India and Pakistan.
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