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Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013)

Not Rated | | Biography, Drama, History | 12 July 2013 (USA)
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The truth behind the ascension of Milkha "The Flying Sikh" Singh who was scarred because of the India-Pakistan partition.

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Cast

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Milkha Singh's Coach / Gurudev Singh
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Sampuran Singh / Milkha Singh's father
Japtej Singh ...
Yograj Singh ...
Indian Coach / Ranveer Singh
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jass Bhatia ...
Mahinder
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Stella
Divjot Singh Chandhok ...
Colonel
Chinmay Chandraunshuh ...
Sampreet / Milkha Singh's friend
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Isri Kaur / Milkha Singh's elder sister
Chandan Gill ...
Sampreet Singh
Dev Gill ...
Abdul Khaliq
Sumit Gulati ...
Suresh kumar
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Army Officer
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The true story of the "Flying Sikh" - world champion runner and Olympian Milkha Singh -- who overcame the massacre of his family, civil war during the India-Pakistan partition, and homelessness to become one of India's most iconic athletes. Written by Reliance Big Pictures

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$647,112 (USA) (14 July 2013)

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$1,626,289 (USA) (11 August 2013)
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2.35 : 1
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Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra: The pilot of the plane to Australia. See more »

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The movie starts with 400m race of Milkha Singh in Rome Olympics. Preoccupied by the memories of his past,he looked back and lost hold over the race, thus finishing at 4th place. Then there comes the scenes of press being mad on "Why Milka looked back ?" and all those protests of angry people asking Milkha "Why he looked back ?". The rest of the movie explains why he looked back in Rome Olympics. But the reality is that in the actual footage of Rome Olympics 400m race, Milkha Singh never looked back. See more »

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Referenced in Main Tera Hero (2014) See more »

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Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (Rock Version)
Sung by Siddharth Mahadevan
Music composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy / Shankar Mahadevan, Loy Mendonsa, Ehsaan Noorani
Lyrics written by Prasoon Joshi
© & (P) 2013 Sony Music Entertainment India Pvt. Ltd.
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Farhan Akhtar, an epitome of extreme dedication towards the character
12 July 2013 | by (India) – See all my reviews

I would certainly be disappointed if this movie doesn't get nominated for the best foreign language film in the academy awards. Farhan Akhtar is like the epitome of dedication towards Milkha Singh's character. He was running like a pro. Cinematography was just amazing. Many shots were just breathtaking. Direction was just perfect and the casting was sensibly done. Parallel storytelling kept the movie balanced between Milkha Singh's life and his sports career. The trio of Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy did their job as always.

But one of all, Farhan Akhtar rocked. He has always given his best in every field he has ever stepped in to. Respect for Farhan Akhtar, respect for Milkha Singh, the true hero.


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