TOP 4 BEST BOLLYWOOD SPORTS MOVIES
Everyone loves movies. Whether it is sci-fi or horror, you won’t regret the time you spend watching movies. As a matter of fact, many people spend whole nights with their friends watching movies. However, sports movies have a different fan base. Just imagine, the hero is coming with a flat stick in his hand and walking towards the Quinta do Lago South Golf Course, doesn’t it give goosebumps?
When we talk about movies, you might think of Hollywood however there are amazing movies in Bollywood as well. In fact, after Hollywood, many people prefer watching Bollywood movies. In this article, we will talk about the top 5 best movies of Bollywood.
Chak De! India
Chak De India is one of the oldest sports movies in Bollywood. Furthermore, it is known to be one of the best Bollywood sports movies. The story is about an underdog team of India who was seeking redemption to win the Hockey World Cup.
The story starts when Shah Rukh Khan missed the crucial penalty stroke against Pakistani Team. Later he became the coach of the women’s Hockey team however the federation wasn’t keen to keep him as a coach.
The odds were against him but still, he worked hard and the team made up to the finals. The past repeated as the team went for a penalty shoot-out but that time, India won. Everyone loved that movie and it became popular in India.
Cricket is the most loved game in India. As a matter of fact, people take a holiday from their job just to watch a cricket match (especially if India is up against Pakistan). The whole country celebrates when their team wins a match and if they win the tournament, the government declares a holiday to celebrate the victory.
The Lagaan story shows how a beginner team (lead by Aamir Khan) manages to win. The British Officers imposed a tax (Lagaan) in a small town. Aamir Khan challenged them a match of cricket to cancel the taxes.
The movie became so famous in 2001 that it was even nominated for Oscars. Today, people still compare all Indian victories against English to Lagaan.
Aamir Khan didn’t stop and another sports movie came out in 2016 named Dangal. The plot of this movie is a father who had a dream that his kids became the champion of wrestling. However, he had daughters but they all agreed to fulfill his dream.
It not only showed the will and strength but it was also known to be women empowerment. In simple words, it showed that if men can do it then women can also do it.
M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story
M.S. Dhoni is a cricketer of the India team. He is famous for his wicket keeping and batting. Furthermore, he is the captain of the Indian team which makes him the most loved person in India. Because of Indian’s people love for cricket, directors made a movie of him to show his past and hard work.
The movie was a success and how can we forget Sushant Singh Rajput (played the role of M.S. Dhoni). He performed amazingly with his famous batting style and looks.
Sports movies are always a source of inspiration. However, they are a work of fiction but it does motivate people. In addition, people also watch to entertain. Most people prefer watching Hollywood but what they don’t know is that Bollywood also produces high-quality movies (especially sports movies)