Paltan a new war movie by JP Dutta to be launched in 2018. JP Dutta has been famous for directing lot of patriotic films in the past which included Border, Refugee and LOC Kargil.Last film he has directed was Umrao Jaan which didn’t do that well at the box office. Umrao Jaan starred Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai in lead role. JP Dutta was awarded the National Award from Indian president for his film Border due to which he gets support from ministry of defense for all his movies.
Now he is working on his latest project Paltan which will be starring Abhishek Bachchan and Pulkit Samrat. Abhishek Bachchan was last seen in the movie Housefull 3. This will be his fourth film with JP Dutta. Pulkit Samrat whose next movie Fukrey return will be releasing this year in December. There has been talks going round that Sooraj Pancholi might be the part of the movie but a source has confirmed the opposite stating there has been rumors going round that Sooraj will be the part of the film but the reports are not true as he will not be the part of the film.
The movie is based on Indo-China war of 1962 also known as Sino-India war. India never prepared for a war with China resulting in a meager Indian army had to face a huge Chinese army and the war continued for a month. The movie will be shot in Sikkim and Ladakh. Taran Adarsh posted the logo of the film and declared that the movie will be releasing in cinemas next year.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 10, 2017