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The period film “Gold” set around the post-independence (1948) era is welcomed immensely on 15th of August. Being centered in sport and patriotism, the movie will come out to be great feast around the Indian Independence day.
The movie recreates the day of 12th of August 1948 when Indians bagged their first gold in an international sports platform-Olympics. The win was very much influential because the team had let its political rivals, England down in finals. The moment would have been actually great when the flag was shoring high and India had gained its confidence back. The movie explains clearly about the national hope, pride and respect. Being separate from the huge machinery that ruled upon it for more than hundred years, and starting off an all-new concept of democracy was a new challenge for the country. The movie has already released five songs sung by various artists. The movie will be directed by Reema Kagti and will star Akshay Kumar, Mouni Roy, Vineet Kumar Singh, Amit Sadh, Kunal Kapoor, and many other eminent personalities. The teaser of the movie was already launched on 5 February 2018.
Akshay is seen as a Bengali coach of the hockey team. The movie has been tapped on the life of the Indian coach Tapan Das. He has recreated many iconic moments in the history of India. Be it the story of India’s first Olympic medal post or not saluting the Hitler. The team of the Indian hockey went up to this far with the almost negligible support of the government. They did not have those facilities as players are getting now. The hockey legend Dhyan Chand was also the part of the same match. Akshay and Mouni are really looking very good together as a Bengali couple. Various songs are already out where the couple is seen romancing and it is heavily loved by the audience.
Sandeep Singh whose biopic has recently been released as Soorma was signed in to train the actors to improve their hockey skills. Sandeep is an Arjuna Awardee and is the former captain of the national hockey team.
The actress, Mouni Roy had her Bollywood debut through this movie. Mouni Roy has remained earlier a daily soap actress. She is also starring in Brahmastra and RAW. She has even bagged her fourth movie recently opposite Raj Kumar Rao in Made in China.
This historic sports drama is sure to encapsulate all the points of the pre-independence era. However, it is predicted that the movie is about to lock horns with Kangana Ranaut starrer, Lakshmibai’s biopic, ‘Manikarnika’. As both of the movies are revolved around the Independence and are scheduled to be out on the same day.