Bollywood films on Indian sports players take the audience on an emotional and highly enjoyable ride. Every year many all our beloved top actors are teaming up with producers and directors to showcase the wonders of their favourite sports personalities as Bollywood blockbusters. Sports biopics have become the flavour for the Bollywood Film Industry. Here you can also check out the Super Hit movies of Bollywood with Sports Backdrop.
Chak De India
Chak De India is a motivational movie that melts even the coldest heart. The film depicts the values which take to build a match-winning team and helps to achieve something which at one point didn’t seem possible. Shah Rukh Khan played an Indian Hockey player and captain guides the underdog Women’s Hockey team to an unprecedented victory over world champions Australia against all odds.
Lagaan became the third Indian film to have been nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film at Academy Awards grossing Rs 70 crore at the box office. It is stories of Indians achieve success over the British rule for over two hundred years and Lagaan is about how the people of a small village in India beat some arrogant Englishmen at their own game of Cricket.
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is a story based on the life of Milkha Singh, who is an Indian athlete champion runner and an Olympian. Farhan Akhtar makes all of its work with his sincerity and intensity in the lead role as the legendary athlete. It has a positive response from critics and audiences and performed very well at the box office.
Dangal showcases the importance of hard work and there is no secret sauce to success other than hard work. Mahavir Singh Phogat and his daughters made a good effort to showcase their journey of hardships and carve out inspiration from their story. The Film grossed 2,125.3 crores by record-breaking commercial success and become highest-grossing sports film worldwide
Paan Singh Tomar
Irrfan Khan starrer Paan Singh Tomar is based on the true story of a soldier in the Indian Army. He won a gold medal at the Indian National Games but was forced by circumstances to turn into a bandit. It emerged as a super hit at the box-office and won the Best Feature Film in the National Film Awards.