It's 15th of August today, and it's time for we Indians to celebrate freedom and democracy with pride. Like all of us, even the Bollywood stars have played a crucial role in the patriotic celebrations of the Independence Day. Since time immemorial, several Bollywood filmmakers have come up with various unique patriotic themes, that portrayed the freedom struggle of India and its freedom fighters onscreen. These films have also motivated us and aroused the patriotic spirit, love and pride for the nation.
Films like Border, Lagaan, LOC Kargil, Rang De Basanti, Hum Hindustani, Roja have time and again proved the B-Town's strong connection and sense of patriotism. Looking back at the old nationalistic movies, we find several fantastic patriotic Bollywood movies raising our patriotic spirits. And one such yesteryear actor was Manoj Kumar, who was indeed a thorough patriot.
Often dubbed as 'Mr Bharat' or the 'The King Of Onscreen Patriotism', Manoj Kumar has made the nation proud by churning out several memorable patriotic movies. Stars who followed next are our new generation celebs like Shahrukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Sunny Deol, Hrithik Roshan, Ajay Devgn and many others, who have experimented the theme of patriotism through a few most loved and remembered blockbuster flicks.
Go through the slider to check out the top 10 best and all time patriotic movies of Bollywood: