India | 161 min | 2016 | PG | Hindi with English Subtitles
Film Festivals and Awards
National Award supporting female actor Zaira wasim
Based on a true story (but given the full Bollywood treatment), Aamir Khan stars as an ex-wrestler whose Olympic dreams were once crushed by a lack of money. Years later, having failed to produce a son, he commits to turning his daughters into champions. But will Indian men let them? Just like its plucky characters, this crowd pleaser overcame faced down backlash to triump, briefly becoming India’s all time box office champ.