Directed by JP Dutta, Paltan movie is based on the 1967 Nathula pass clashes near the Sikkim Border. This event happened after the Indi-China 1962 war.
Movie Paltan stars Arjun Rampal, Sonu Sood, Jackie Shroff, Gurmeet Chaudhary, Jackie Shroff and Harshvardhan Rane among others. Paltan movie has been made and is JP Dutta’s third war film after Border and LOC Kargil. JP Dutta has also directed the film Umraao Jaan and Refugee apart from these war films.
While interviewing with the press, see what JP Dutta spoke about his film Paltan, “This is something which was never told and read before about this Skirmish that took place in Nathula. Someone told me about this incident and I felt interested to work on this. This is how it inspired me to make a movie.”
However, trade analyst Girish Johar stated, “This film might earn around Rs 1.5 crore on its opening day because there is a low traction and right kind of hype has not created around it. So, this film can have a positive word of mouth and earn a good amount of money on its opening day.”
According to the producers, Paltan movie is showcasing an untold story of the Indian forces facing off in an intense battle to defeat Chinese infiltration in 1967 which took place near the Sikkim border.
Let’s see how this movie goes with its story!