When it comes to fighting for what is right and helping someone, we Indians never fall back. The second World War also had the participation of Indians. And this fact has been portrayed by the web series “ The Forgotten Army. “ The Forgotten Army is based on the real-life events of the men and women involved in the Second World War. Along with this, it also showcases the leader of the Indian National Army Subhash Chandra Bose.
If we talk about the cast of the series, Sunny Kaushal and Sharvari can be seen in lead roles. The director of this brilliant series is Kabir Khan, while the background narrating voice is of Shah Rukh Khan. Along with them, there are various other names that are a part of this awesome series. Some of them are M.K. Raina, Rohit Choudhary, T J Bhanu, Karanvir Malhotra, Shruti Seth, and others.
General Plot of " The Forgotten Army "
The general plot of The Forgotten Army - Azaadi Ke Liye revolves around the war cry Challo Dilli. This was taken up by Indian Soldiers marching towards the capital of the country for the country’s freedom from Britishers. Along with this, the series also has a love story in it that includes Sodhi and Maya. Moreover, The Forgotten Army raises various questions regarding freedom and its cost. The series ignites a fire of motivation inside the viewer’s heart.
Since the release of its trailer on January 7, 2020, the series has been in talks. The trailer gave a brief idea about the sets and locations of the shoots. And with its release on January 24, 2020, it gained a lot of excellent reviews and ratings. Viewers liked the series a lot, which is the reason it rates 8.2/10 on IMDb. The excellent blend of action, love, motherhood, friendship made all the viewers go wow. Filled with the flavor of human emotion, the series touches the history of India deeply.
The series has a total of 5 episodes distributed across 3 hours. The shooting of the web series took place in the locations of Thailand, Singapore, Mumbai, and Malaysia. If we take an overall view of the series, the direction, and production are excellent. It accomplishes the task of reminding the audience about the great sacrifice of our soldiers for freedom. It also depicts the meaning of freedom, along with the idea that it is more than just a word.
The Forgotten Army is viewable on Amazon Prime Original.