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    Airlift

    Airlift

    U/A | 2 hrs 5 mins | Action
    Release Date : 22 Jan 2016
    Director : Raja Krishna Menon
    3.5/5
    Critics Rating
    4.75/5
    Audience Review

    Airlift movie is inspired by real life incidents of human evacuation especially in war zone areas. The movie is an edge-of-the-seat entertaining thriller. The story, based on real incidents, is set in 1990 in Kuwait, the time of the famous Gulf War when Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait.

    Story in detail:
    On August 2, 1990, Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait. The Iraqi army took over the city within a few hours. The Kuwaiti royal family managed to escape to Saudi Arabia, leaving the state rudderless. Kuwait was home to almost 170,000 Indians, all of who had suddenly lost all their money, were homeless and scared for their lives.

    It is in this scenario that Ranjit Katyal (Akshay Kumar), a wealthy and powerful Indian businessman, who has always seen himself as a...

    • Raja Krishna Menon
      Director
    • Bhushan Kumar
      Producer
    • Amaal Mallik
      Music Director/Singer
    • Ankit Tiwari
      Music Director/Singer
    • Arijit Singh
      Singer
    • filmibeat.com
      3.5/5
      Akshay has delivered a stellar performance in the movie. Very realistic acting, especially during intense scenes and emotional scenes. Nimrat Kaur has done a great job but unfortunately, her role is very small and people long to see more of her.
    • gulfnews.com
      3.5/5
      Full marks need to be given to director Raja Krishna Menon and the lead actors for keeping it real. There was no unnecessary melodrama to underline that a war is the greatest leveller and the action moves at a brisk pace in the first half.
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    • emirates247.com
      2/5
      What ‘Airlift’ excels at is its ability to deftly weave through the layers of human emotions with select personal stories, without trapping itself in the quagmire of glycerin-induced histrionics.

      Kumar really is the backbone of ..
    Music Director: Amaal Mallik, Ankit Tiwari
    • Soch Na Sake
      Singers:
      2.2
    • Dil Cheez Tujhe Dedi
      Singers: Ankit Tiwari ...
      2.8
    • Mera Nachan Nu
      Singers: Brijesh Shandilya ...
      2.9
    • Tu Bhoola Jise
      Singers: K.K. Bhairava ...
      2.1
    • days ago
      Rajendra gandhi
      Report
      GOOD
    • days ago
      Samir ali
      Report
      Its my favourite film
    • days ago
      Ajeet kumar
      Report
      This film is too good and it states the power of india

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