Whether it’s because of an objectionable dialogue or some other content that had miffed lawmakers, Bollywood filmmakers have had a tough time releasing their films in Pakistan. Time and again, certain dialogues or scenes are highlighted out of context, and this eventually results in the film
being banned there.
One look at the upcoming trailer of Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, and it seems that the film might be treading on those lines.
A biopic on legendary athlete Milkha Singh, BMB has its protagonist referring to Pakistan in a portion of the film. A sneak peek of the trailer reveals that Milkha Singh (played by Farhan Akhtar) refuses to go to the country as he lost many of his family members in the riots following the Partition of India in 1947. Apparently, even the name of the film is derived from the last words Milkha’s father spoke to him (during th