Trailer watch: "Kesari"

The makers of the most anticipated film "Kesari" starring Akshay Kumar and Parineeti Chopra have unveiled the trailer. From the trailer, one can say that the Battle of Saragarhi is indeed one of the massive and bravest battles ever fought.

This film is directed by Anurag Singh and produced by karan Johar, Apoorva Mehta, Aruna Bhatia, Hiroo Yash Johar, Sunir Khetarpal. "Kesari" narrates the story of Havildar Ishar Singh, who had participated in the Battle of Saragarhi. The Battle of Saragarhi was fought by 21 Sikh soldiers against 10,000 Afghan tribes. This battle took place on September 12th 1897 between the British Indian Army and Pashtun Orakzai.

From the trailer one can make out that there are a quite a few similarities between Akshay's character and Gerald Butler's role from the action film "300". Even the last scene from both the film’s is quite similar. In “Kesari”,  Akshay Kumar sets himself on fire and walks fearlessly in the middle of the army. On the other hand, in the action film "300" we got to witness the glorious death of Gerald Butler.
“Kesari” is slated to release on March 21st 2019.

-Akhila Kakarala
Pic Courtsey: akshaykumar (official instagram account of Akshay Kumar)