'Abhinandan', 'Balakot', 'Pulwama': Producers rush in to register 'patriotic' movie titles


Following the recent Pulwama terror attack and the subsequent Indian surgical strike that was carried near Balakot in Pakistan, Bollywood film producers are busy filing movie titles bearing these place names in advance.

According to reports, film producers are lining up at the office of the Indian Motion Pictures’ Producers’ Association (IMMPA) in Andheri in Mumbai to register titles for their movie.

In the wake of the success of recently released movie 'Uri: The Surgical Strike' and with the ongoing India-Pakistan tension, filmmakers are trying to cash in on with movies with 'patriotic' plots. Reportedly, producers lined up to register titles like 'Balakot', 'Surgical Strikes 2.0', and 'Pulwama Attacks'.

According to data provided by the trade magazine 'Complete Cinema', after Pulwama terror attack, titles like 'Pulwama Pulwama: The Surgical Strike', 'War Room', 'Hindustan Hamara Hai', 'Pulwama Terror Attack', 'The Attacks of Pulwama', 'With Love, From India', and' ATS - One Man Show' have been registered.

Well, let's wait and watch as who will get which title.

On a related note, IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman, the Indian Air Force pilot who was captured by Pakistan army on February 27, will be released on Friday as Pakistan PM Imran Khan himself confirmed the news.