Janhvi Kapoor’s upcoming film Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl trailer dropped today and since then social media is flooded with comments and reactions from the audience. In Bollywood, we have celebrated men time and again, telling their stories but now the times have changed. Bollywood has started celebrating women and is focusing on stories that let them speak their point of view.
Janhvi Kapoor is ready to tell us the untold story of Gunjan Saxena. Directed by Sharan Sharma, the film stars Janhvi in the titular role and also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Angad Bedi, Vineet Kumar, Manav Vij, and Ayesha Raza. The movie was scheduled for a theatrical release but owing to the current conditions, the makers have opted for the digital release.
Checkout the film’s trailer-
Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan also promoted film’s trailer by calling Gunjan Saxena’s story an inspiration for many.
Akshay took to his Twitter saying, "Harr sapne ki udaan aise hi ho! Make way for the truly inspiring story of #GunjanSaxena - The Kargil Girl and all my best wishes to the team. To the real hero, Gunjan Saxena - thank you for inspiring many to chase their dreams with the same courage and soar higher!"
Harr sapne ki udaan aise hi ho! Make way for the truly inspiring story of #GunjanSaxena - The Kargil Girl and all my best wishes to the team. To the real hero, Gunjan Saxena - thank you for inspiring many to chase their dreams with the same courage and soar higher! pic.twitter.com/uf5uqKc4WS— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) August 1, 2020
Shah Rukh Khan Tweeted saying, "A story of a hero like no other - Gunjan Saxena - India’s first woman Air Force Officer to go to war. Wishing love and luck to the team for this inspiring film. #GunjanSaxena".August 1, 2020
The film is based on the life of Flight Lieutenant Gunjan Saxena who made history by becoming the first Indian woman in combat during the Kargil War. The film will release on July 12th on Netflix.
Looking at the trailer of the film, people have mixed reaction about it and here’s what they have to say about the film-
Just watched the trailer of #GunjanSaxena and had goosebumps Saach mein, plane udne ke liye kaabiliyat pe nirbhar karte hai woh udne se pehle yeh nahi poochta hai ke mujhe ladka chala raha hai ya ladki 🏻 Looks so good on screen & seems to be so Inspiring 🥰 pic.twitter.com/g3TDHc3YlQ— ♡ Sнαн ᏦᎥ Ᏸ𝐢ω𝐢 ♡ 𝒂 𝒇𝒂𝒏 ღ (@JacyKhan) August 1, 2020
woow..Trailer looks brilliant...wish could watch it on Big Screen ..congrats to team🏼🏼🏼— B@bz (@bnarsappa) August 1, 2020
This looks great, waiting for this.— ...Rachit (@rachit_g2) August 1, 2020
Looks good.🤩— Mohabbatein (@sidharth0800) August 1, 2020
LOVE IT. THIS LOOKS INCREDIBLE— Shhhhh (@1stpeppapigstan) August 1, 2020
️️️️️ janhvi Kapoor choice of films— kangana Ranaut Fan (@HdnKangana) August 1, 2020
Will see this movie only for vineet kumar— Shakti Singh Rajput (@shaktiice) August 1, 2020
No offense but Jhanvi Kapoor could have used few more expressions— Sayan Bagchi (@HeyAmSayan) August 1, 2020
Promising trailer— unknown jedi (@kunrat007) August 1, 2020
Wow... So good #GunjanSaxena— Manpreet (@Manpree63388) August 1, 2020
Many people are already excited for the film to release and the other half are talking about boycotting the film as it is starring a star kid. However looking at the trailer, looks like the star cast has done a wonderful job and this looks like a promising tale of courage.