After “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” (2015) and “Prem Ratan Dhan Payo” (2015) Super star Salman Khan is ready to hit the big screen this year with the sports-drama film Sultan directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and produced by Aditya Chopra under Yash Raj Films banner. The movie has been in buzz ever since it was announced. Sultan will release on Wednesday, July 6, 2016.
Salman Khan plays the lead role of Sultan Ali Khan who is a small town wrestler in Haryana. This small town guy achieve global fame after winning the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, the 2011 FILA Wrestling World Championships in Istanbul and the 2012 London Olympics. Salman took extensive training in mixed marshal arts and wrestling for this role.
The movie revolves around Sultan, who goes on to win the gold medal for India in wrestling. But due to some reasons, he leaves wrestling and returns to the sport after some time, when age and an unfit body are hurdles in front of him. Anushka Sharma is playing female lead as Aarfa opposite to Salman Khan in this movie. She plays the role of young wrestler from the same small town as Sultan with her own set of dreams named Aarfa in the movie.
Actor Randeep Hooda will be seen as a coach who trains Sultan after he lost touch of the sport. The film’s music has been composed by Vishal-Shekhar with lyricists Irshad Kamil. The title track of movie is as effective as the name of the film which is sung by singers Sukhvinder Singh and Shadab Faridi.
It will have many action packed sequences, passion for the sport, love and much more than what is expected. The first look and official trailer of the movie are a hit among the masses and trailer has been viewed by over 21 million. This shows the craze among fans and audiences for the movie.
Sultan’s 1st day box office collection can be estimated with the advance booking that shows almost full shows for the opening day. There is huge rush for the seats in multiplexes for its first day shows. Sultan is the most anticipated film of Bollywood this year and got all positive reviews.
The advance ticket booking of Sultan has created a record. Salman Khan is going to raise the bar once again after his superhit movie “Bhajrangi Bhaijaan”.
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