Soorma tells the story of the international hockey player Sandeep Singh, played by Diljit Dosanjh, who was paralyzed and used a wheelchair for two years after an accidental gunshot injured him in 2006. The film’s tagline is "The Greatest Comeback Story of the Hockey Legend Sandeep Singh". Fighting against all odds, Sandeep got back on his feet and made a comeback to international hockey in 2008. India won the 2009 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup under his captaincy and went on to qualify for the 2012 Olympics. The story also mentions the contribution of his brother in his life who stood like a pillar of constant support during these hard times and also shows his girlfriend who left him, so that he would be able to focus on recovering and doing well for himself.
Director: Shaad Ali. Cast: Diljit Dosanjh, Tapsee Pannu.
Soorma is the story of the triumph of the human spirit, about a player, who made headlines for his miraculous comeback after facing a near death experience through sheer determination, hard work and unrelenting passion for the sport.
- Diljit Dosanjh, Tapsee Pannu, Angad Bedi, Siddharth Shukla, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Pitobash, Vijay Raaz, Herry Tangiri, Ammar Taalwala
- Shaad Ali
- Music Director
- 16:9 Anamorphic (compatible 4:3 screen format), Dolby Digital 5.1, NTSC
- All Regions
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- Run Time
- 131 minutes
- Release Date
- Biography, Sport