Sam Bahadur a Biopic Film 2023 Facts

Directed by: Meghna Gulzar, known for acclaimed films like Talvar and Raazi. Written by: Bhavani Iyer, Shantanu Srivastava, and Meghna Gulzar.

Starring: Vicky Kaushal as Sam Manekshaw, alongside Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Neeraj Kabi, Edward Sonnenblick, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, and Kalki Koechlin.

Plot: The film traces Manekshaw's journey from a young cadet to his rise as a legendary military leader, showcasing his pivotal role in various wars like the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971.

Critical reception: While garnering praise for its performances, direction, and emotional depth, the film received mixed reviews for its pacing in the first half.

Box office performance: Despite facing competition from another big film, Animal, Sam Bahadur performed decently at the box office, grossing over ₹128 crores worldwide.