Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Synopsis: The true story of the "Flying Sikh" - world champion runner and Olympian Milkha Singh -- who overcame the massacre of his family, civil war during the India-Pakistan partition, and homelessness to become one of India's most iconic athletes.
Production: Reliance Entertainment
  50 wins & 36 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
186 min

And, here they come.

Stepping out onto the field.

ln Europe and the world over,

this runner...

... is known as the lndian saint.

He is lndia's Milkha Singh.

Milkha Singh

lndia's Milkha Singh

still holds the world record.

Can he win gold for

lndia in the 400m race?

On your mark.


The historic race has begun.

Milkha Singh leads...

lt's time.

... will this be

lndia's first gold?

At 200mts the gold

is virtually in his pocket.

Run Milkha!


Why did he look back?


Hello, Milkha?

What happened?

Ranvir, after the

Rome Olympics loss...

l understand Milkha's mental state.

But you see...

... our Prime Minister and Pakistan's

President General Ayub Khan...

... have great interest in

this contest. What do we tell them?

The announcements are made.

Milkha is our star. lf he refuses,

it'll send the wrong signal.

Wrong signal?

lt's about the upcoming

lndia-Pakistan Games

Oh yes, yes. Please sit.

These games aren't

just games but a means...

... to bring our countries closer.

All the arrangements have been made,

sir. Everything is on it track?


Our star Milkha refuses

to go to Pakistan.

Convince him.

We're trying. But since

he lost the Rome Olympics...

You win some, you lose some.

Mr. Prime Minister,

Pardon me. My name is Ranvir Singh.

Milkha Singh's coach.

This isn't about losing in Rome.

He refuses to go to Pakistan...

... for personal reasons.

Mr. Wadhwa...

... take Ranvir Singh...

... and go and talk to Milkha.

Good morning, sir.

Oh good morning come.

Sir, this is Gurudev Singh.

l've told you about him.


How are you, sir? - Very well.

Come in.

The Delhi to Chandigarh Amrapali Express

is about to leave from platform no. 1 .

Milkha Singh listens to him...

... so l requested him to come too.

Thanks for coming, Mr.

Gurudev Singh.

l hope you can

help persuade Milkha.

Read this?

"l will not go to Pakistan."

What is the reason?

lt's a long story, sir.

Ourjourney to

Chandigarh is long too.

l first met Milkha 6 years ago.

ln 1954...

... at the Secunderabad

Army Regiment Centre.

Recruit Paras Sharda!


Recruit Sehore. - Sir.

Recruit Gopal Singh. - Sir.

Cadet Sujit Chawla. - Sir.

Every year young

men enlist in the Army.

Milkha Singh was one of them.

Recruit Sahil. - Sir.

Recruit Suresh Kumar

Suresh Kumar?

Recruit Milkha Singh

Yes sir!

Yes, sir.

Two Milkha Singhs?

l'm Suresh Kumar, sir!

What took you so long?

Sorry, sir!

You have a shrill voice.

Why did you join the army?

To fight, sir!

To fight? Or sing lullabies?

Can you roar at the enemy?

l can, sir! - Let's hear you.



No laughing!

He can roar. He has balls.

Enemy, l'm coming!

From now you're no

longer Suresh Kumar...

... but Miss Suresh

Damned if you do...

... damned if you don't.

Who spoke?


l did sir.

So, you did!

Yes, sir.

You think l'm a clown?

No, sir.

That you are a hero?

- No, sir.

No butting in.

Got it?

Got what?

No butting in!

Collect your treasures!

Your trunk and plate.

No wives in sight.

He forgot mug.

You said something?

Sir, this mug.


This is to drink, bathe and wash.

Got it?



One. - Squad two.

Squad one. - One.

Squad two. - Two.

Squad one. - One.

Squad two. - Two.

Squad one. - One.

Squad two. - Two.

Just, one-two.



Remember. Your field of action,

is your practice area.

And your duty is your penance.

He's always yelling.

Do this! Do that!

Will you eat? No? Then don't!

lmagine him talking to his wife...

Give me a kiss.

How about it!

Turn around. - Turn. No.

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Prasoon Joshi

Prasoon Joshi (born 16 September 1971) is an Indian lyricist, screenwriter, poet and marketer. He is the CEO of McCann World group India and Chairman (Asia Pacific), a subsidiary of global marketing firm McCann Erickson. He has been appointed as the Chairperson of the Central Board of Film Certification on 11 August 2017. Prasoon has received the Filmfare Best Lyricist Award three times, in 2007 and 2008 and again in 2014 for the Hindi movie Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. He has also received the National Film Award for Best Lyrics twice, for his work in Taare Zameen Par (2007), and Chittagong (2013). He was awarded Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2015, for his contributions towards the field of Arts, Literature and Advertising. more…

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