Sam Bahadur is a great upcoming movie of 2023, this movie is made on a biographical war drama in Hindi language. Its true story is based on the life of Sam Manekshaw who was the first Field Marshal of India. The director of this movie is Meghna Gulzar. It has been co-written by him with famous writers Bhavani Iyer and Shantanu Srivastava.
Sam Bahadur Movie is made to pay tribute to Sam HFJ Manekshaw, MC, this great hero was a great Army General and was the first Field Marshal of India. They have played an excellent role in the Second World War and the Sino-Indian War. He also played a brilliant career in the India-Pakistan war of 1971.By doing this he made India safe. The movie narrates the life of this officer, also known as “Sam Bahadur” by his soldiers.
Brilliant caste of “Sam Bahadur”
- Vicky Kaushal plays the role of Sam Manekshaw , the field marshal
- Sanya Malhotra plays the role of Sam’s wife , Silloo Manekshaw
- Fatima Sana Shaikh as Indira Gandhi
- Neeraj kabi plays the role of prime minister , Jawahar Lal Nehru
- Bobby Arora plays the role of Major OS Kalkat
- Rajiv Kachroo as Hormusji Manekshaw
- Ed Robinson as Lt.D.A.D. Eykyn
- Jeffrey Goldberg as Henry Kissinger
- Krishnakant Singh Bundela plays the role of Subedar names as Gurbaksh singh
- Keiichi Ando as General of Army
- Keita Arai as General of Army
- Monuj Borkotoky as Major of Assam Riffles
- Paul O’Neill plays the role of Major General David Cowan
- Ravi Sharma as general of Pakistan , Abdul Hamid Khan
- Richard Bhakti Klein as Ambassdaor Kenneth Keating
- Richard Maddison as Lt. Col. Donnie Edwards
- Sammy Jonas Heaney plays the role of Captain Mc.Lare
- Rohan Verma as Captain Attiqur Rehman
- Upen Chauhan as Tikka khan
- Prajesh Kashyap as Haji Iftikha
Production or Development
Meghna Gulzar is the director of a movie like Raazi, when she was on the sets of Raazi movie, she narrated a story on Sam Manekshaw. And he prepared a plan to make a film on that story. After listening to this story and hearing the director’s thoughts, Vicky Kaushal decided that he would like to play the role of this great hero.When the director started writing the film, he collaborated with famous writers Bhavani Iyer and Shantanu Srivastava for many years to write the story. She also met and interacted with Sam Manekshaw’s family. The film was announced for 2021 on Sam Manekshaw’s 107th birth anniversary.
Principal photography of the film began on 8 August 2022. The film took two years to complete, spanning four decades of Sam Manekshaw’s life and covering 13 locations in India.These places are – Mumbai, Pune, Jodhpur, Pataudi, Chandigarh, Ooty, Coonoor, Dehradun, Kolkata, Patiala, Srinagar, Pahalgam and Delhi. The entire team worked hard in this movie so that they could put their life into it, they completed it on 14 March 2023.
Music Creation in movie
As powerful as this film is, its songs are equally powerful, its lyrics have been written by Gulzar and its music has been composed by famous musician Shankar Ehsaan Loy. Its first single titled “Badhte Chalo” was released on 13 November 2023. And on 22 November 2023, its second song “Banda” was released.
|“Itni si baat”
|Dum Hai Toh Aaja
on 1 December 2022 , the first teaser was released . the official teaser was released on 13 October 2023 , movie released in theatre on 1 December 2023.
It is incredible movie to watch and know about the real life war of “Sam Manekshaw” . His role played by the talented star Vicky Kaushal .
Sam Manikshaw married to Silloo Bode , on 22 April 1939 , at bombay .
This movie accumulated 53.8 crore rupees on its first eight days . it is worldwide collection at the box office.