Tiger Zinda Hai Story
Director: Ali Abbas Zafar
Cast: Salman Khan as Avinash Singh Rathore a.k.a Tiger, Katrina Kaif as Zoya, Paresh Rawal as Firdauz a.k.a Tohbaan, Angad Bedi as Nami, Kumud Mishra as Rakesh, Girish Karnad as Shenoy, Anupriya Goenka as Poorna and Sajjad Delafrooz as Abu Usman.
Tiger Zinda Hai is the sequel of Salman-Katrina starrer Ek Tha Tiger. The story is based on the 2014 abduction of the Indian nurses by ISIL. The movie begins in Iraq where the head of the ISC, a terrorist organization, Abu Usman is wounded by the Iraqi Army. When Usman is taken to the city hospital, in order to save himself he keeps the Indian and Pakistani nurses hostage and makes the hospital as his center.
The USA decides to kill Usman by launching an airstrike. Nurse Maria manages to call Indian Embassy of Iraq to seek help. The CIA gives Shenoy, the chairman of the RAW, seven days to rescue the nurses after which CIA will hold the airstrike. Shenoy believes that this mission can only be accomplished by Tiger.
Tiger, on the other hand, is living in Innsbruck with his wife, Zoya and together they have a son, Junior. Katrina looks sizzling as Zoya. Shenoy contacts Tiger and tells him all about the situation of the nurses held hostage by Usman. Initially, Tiger refuses to help but Zoya insists him on carrying on the mission. Both Tiger and Zoya form a team based on their intelligent sources from India and Pakistan.
Tiger reaches oil refinery in Syria and sets fire along with his gang. They pretend to have been burnt and are taken to the city hospital. On the day of the airstrike, Tiger along with his team manages to mix poison in food so that Usman's troops fall sick. Both Tiger and Zoya manage to rescue the nurses and Tiger promises that he will always be there when his country is in trouble.
Tiger Zinda Hai opened to favorable reviews and became one of the highest grossing Indian films of all time. It is also one of the highest grossing Bollywood movies of all time. The movie bagged seven awards.
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