When Tara Singh goes missing during a skirmish and is believed to be captured in Pakistan, his son Jeete sets out to rescue him and enters a labyrinth from which they both must escape at all costs.
Gadar 2: The Return of Tara Singh
Gadar 2 is a 2023 Indian Hindi-language action drama film directed by Anil Sharma and produced by Zee Studios. It is a sequel to the 2001 blockbuster film Gadar: Ek Prem Katha. The film stars Sunny Deol, Ameesha Patel, and Utkarsh Sharma in the lead roles.
Gadar 2 is set against the backdrop of the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. Sunny Deol reprises his role as Tara Singh, a Sikh truck driver who falls in love with and marries Sakina (Ameesha Patel), a Pakistani Muslim woman. After the war, Tara Singh and Sakina are separated, and Tara Singh is forced to flee Pakistan with their son, Jeete (Utkarsh Sharma).
Twenty-two years later, Jeete is now a grown man and has fallen in love with a Pakistani woman named Fatima. However, their love is forbidden, and they are forced to elope to India. When Fatima’s father, Pak General Hamid Iqbal (Manish Wadhwa), finds out, he sends his men after them.
Tara Singh, who has been living in hiding for the past 22 years, must now return to Pakistan to save his son and his son’s love. He must also confront his past and the demons that haunt him.
Gadar 2 was released on August 11, 2023 and became a commercial success, grossing over ₹690.54 crore (US$86 million) worldwide against a production budget of ₹60 crore (US$7.5 million). It is the third highest-grossing Indian film of 2023 and seventh highest-grossing Hindi film of all-time.
The film has received mixed reviews from critics. Some have praised the film’s action sequences, patriotic fervor, and performances, while others have criticized its outdated storyline, predictable plot, and over-the-top violence.
Overall, Gadar 2 is a must-watch for fans of the original film and for those who enjoy action-packed patriotic dramas. It is a visually stunning film with some great performances, but it is important to keep in mind that it is not without its flaws.