Bollywood movies based on true stories and real-life events

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Sara and Sushant star in this love story which is centred around the Uttarakhand floods in 2013

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Kangana Ranaut stars as the eponymous Rani Laxmibai who fought the British army to save her Jhansi

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Based on the Battle of Saragarhi, Akshay Kumar with 21 Sikh warriors battled against Afghan soldiers

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A film based on Arunachalam Muruganantham, who produced low-cost sanitary napkins for women in his community

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Neerja, based on a cabin crew who died protecting the passengers during the 1986 Pan American flight hijack

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Haseena Parkar, is based on the life of Dawood Ibrahim’s sister of the same name.

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The Ghazi Attack, is based on the mysterious sinking of an Indian submarine PNS Ghazi.

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A young Kashmiri girl trained as a spy and sent to Pakistan. The film was inspired by real events.

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Nawazuddin Siddiqui as late poet and author who struggled with his existential crises during partition

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