GHAZI ATTACK Directed by Sankalp Reddy
Produced by: Anvesh Reddy, Venkatramana Reddy, Prasad V Potluri
Written by: Azad Alam (Hindi dialogues), Gangaraju Gunnam (Telugu dialogues)
Screenplay by: Sankalp Reddy, Gangaraju Gunnam, Niranjan Reddy
Starring: Rana Daggubati, Taapsee Pannu, Kay Kay Menon, Rahul Singh
Narrated by: Amitabh Bachchan (Hindi)
Music by: K
Edited by: A. Sreekar Prasad
Production company: PVP cinema, Matinee Entertainment
Distributed by: Dharma Productions, AA Films
Release date: 17 February 2017
REVIEW OF THE GHAZI ATTACK
The Ghazi Attack is an upcoming Indian war movie directed by debutant Sankalp. The movie is based on the mysterious sinking of PNS Ghazi during Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. The movie stars Om Puri, Rana Daggubati, Pannu, TPannu, Kay Kay Menon and Atul Kulkarni. Amitabh Bachchan lent his voice for the Hindi version of the film. The trailer was released on 11 January 2017. The movie is scheduled to release on 17 February 2017. It is India’s first underwater/war-at-sea movie.
The Ghazi Attack is inspired by the true story of the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war. The story is regarding an executive naval officer of the Indian Submarine S21 and his team who remain underwater for 18 days. The movie explores the mysterious circumstances under which the PNS Ghazi sank off the coast of Visakhapatnam in 1971. It is an underwater story of the courage and patriotism of the men aboard the Indian Submarine S-21 who destroyed the Pakistani submarine, PNS Ghazi when it ventured toward Indian waters to destroy the INS Vikrant.