‘IB 71’, starring Anupam Kher and Vidyut Jammwal, will release in theaters on May 12, 2023. The espionage action film is based on an untold true story that led to India’s victory in the war between India and Pakistan 1971. It is produced by Bhushan Kumar and directed by Sankalp Reddy.
The highly anticipated trailer for the film was released on Monday, April 24.
The trailer begins with a plane crash. It then fades to show Anupam Kher as a government official and Vidyut Jammwal as an Intelligence Bureau (IB) officer, anticipating and strategizing to keep the country safe and thwart Pakistan’s plans during the 1971 war.
What is the real story of IB 71?
The film is about a highly classified mission undertaken by India during the Indo-Pak conflict of 1971. The mission was kept secret for more than five decades.
The story follows IB agent Dev Jammwal as he leads a team of 30 agents on a ten-day operation to protect the country. This patriotic spy thriller offers a never-before-seen narrative of the events leading up to India’s victory in the war.
The film’s director Sankalp Reddy said, “After Ghazi attack, IB 71 is another story that helped us win the Indo-Pak war of 1971. I was surprised when Vidyut came to tell me this story. I really appreciated the” “This way Vidyut stepped out of his comfort zone for this film and decided to take on an unconventional role for the first time.”
The film brings the unsung and unappreciated heroes of the 1971 war to the big screen. It is time to appreciate the heroes and inspire a new generation to learn and appreciate their contributions. By telling their stories, the IB 71 film pays tribute to the broader cause of the 1971 war and the spirit of patriotism that drove these heroes to fight for their country. It is to remind us of the importance of honoring and celebrating the sacrifices of those who came before us.
Watch the trailer here:
It’s not a normal Monday, because it will be a mission day!
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April 22, 2023