War (2019 film)
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Siddharth Anand|
|Produced by||Aditya Chopra|
|Screenplay by||Shridhar Raghavan|
|Edited by||Aarif Sheikh|
|Distributed by||Yash Raj Films|
War is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language action thriller film directed by Siddharth Anand. It is produced by Aditya Chopra under his banner Yash Raj Films, and stars Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shroff and Vaani Kapoor. The film follows an Indian soldier who is assigned to eliminate his mentor, who had turned rogue.
Principal photography of the film began in the second week of September 2018, and concluded in March 2019. Initially titled Fighters, the film's title was changed after the release of the official teaser in July 2019. The film's soundtrack is composed by Vishal–Shekhar, with lyrics written by Kumaar, and released under the banner YRF Music. War is scheduled to be theatrically released in India in IMAX on 2 October 2019, the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti.
Khalid, an Indian soldier, is assigned to eliminate Kabir, a former soldier turned rogue, who mentored Khalid. This leads to 'war' between them.
- Hrithik Roshan as Kabir
- Tiger Shroff as Khalid
- Vaani Kapoor
- Ashutosh Rana as Colonel Luthra
- Dipannita Sharma
- Anupriya Goenka
On occasion of Yash Chopra’s birth anniversary, Yash Raj Films announced a thrilling action film starring Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff. Hrithik and Tiger shared screen space for the first time in the film directed by Siddharth Anand. It has been thirteen years since Hrithik and YRF teamed up post Dhoom 2. And, the film is Tiger’s first YRF film. Vaani Kapoor was finalised to play lead role. Two international action choreographers from Hollywood and Korea were employed to design action sequences. Siddharth the director stated, “We want to push the benchmark of action movies that are made in our country. So, we are bringing two of the biggest action choreographers together to design some of the most outlandish and visually-spectacular sequences. On one hand, we have Andy R Armstrong from Hollywood and on the other, we have Mr Oh, who is an outstanding martial arts action choreographer from South Korea.”
Marketing and release
The film is scheduled for release on 2 October 2019, coinciding with the Gandhi Jayanti. The official 4K teaser of the film was released on 15 July 2019 by Yash Raj Films. It has garnered 54 million views since it was released.
|Soundtrack album by|
|Studio||Vishal and Shekhar Studio|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|1.||"Ghungroo"||Arijit Singh, Shilpa Rao||5:02|
|2.||"Paani Paani"||Neha Kakkar, KK|
|3.||"Tere Pyaar"||Papon, Harshdeep Kaur|
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