Battalion 609 is a 2019 Indian action film written and directed by Brijesh Batuknath Tripathi and produced by Naraindas Lalwani under his banner N.J Lalwani Films and Executive Producer Shree Rammy Pandey. Starring Shoaib Ibrahim, Elena Kazan, Farnaz Shetty, Sparsh Sharma, Vishwas Kini, Kiaan, Jashn Kohli, Vicky Ahuja, Vikas Srivastava, Chandraprakash Thakur, Manish R. Sharma & Shree Rammy Pandey. It was all India theatrically released on 11 January 2019.
|Directed by||Brijesh Batuknath Tripathi|
|Produced by||Naraindas Lalwani|
|Written by||Brijesh Batuknath Tripathi |
Bunty Rathore (dialogues)
|Starring||Shoaib Ibrahim |
Shree Rammy Pandey
|Music by||Shailendra Sayanti (film score)|
Sanidhya Swarna, Sanjay Mahendra Pachauri (lyrics)
Sanjay Choudhuri (background score)
|Edited by||Umesh Rane|
N. J. Lalwani Films
|Distributed by||Big Curtains Media Private Limited|
|Box office||₹40 Crore|
The story revolves around a friendly cricket match between the Indian Army and the Pakistan Army gone wrong and narrates the tale of the soldiers of Battalion 609 putting up a fight with Taliban. After an attack on the Indian army near the LOC, the match which was to be played between India and Pakistan is cancelled. Anwar Hussein, a Pakistani soldier who is very fond of cricket and was looking forward to the match, throws a cricket bat at the other end of the LOC and calls the Indian army and Indians a bunch of cowards. In anger, the Indian army throws a ball towards them. Soon, a verbal fight breaks between them which leads to the two teams deciding to play a cricket match. The losing team will take their post eighteen kilometres back.
- Shoaib Ibrahim as Kamraj Mishra
- Rima Mishra as Rima
- Sunil Gupta as Sunil
- Elena Kazan as Rukhsana
- Farnaz Shetty as Bijli
- Ram Awana as Maqsood
- Vishwas Kini as Iqbal Qureshi
- Jashan Singh Kohli as Balbeer Singh
- Chandraprakash Thakur as General Yashwant
- Sparsh Sharma as Jassi(Jaspal Singh)
- Major Kishore as Kanan Gopal Rao
- Manish Sharma as Shoaib Jamal
- Vikas Srivastava as Al-Nazar
- Vicky Ahuja
- Shrikant Kamat as Gulshan Pandey
- Shree Rammy Pandey as Major Rammy
|Soundtrack album by |
|Released||11 January 2019|
|Genre||Feature Film Soundtrack|
|Label||Zee Music Company|
The film's soundtrack was composed and produced by Shailendra Sayanti and lyrics written by Raj Sandilya, Sanjay Mahendra Pachori and Sanidhya Sawarna. Sanjay Choudhuri worked as a guest composer. The first song, "Garam Hai Itnee Body", was sung by Raja Sagoo.
|1.||"Garam Hai Itnee Body"||Raj Shandilya||Raja Sagoo||5:30|
|2.||"Khoya Rahu Tuzme"||Sanjay Mahendra Pachori||Javed Ali||3:22|
|3.||"Do Peg Peekey Aagayi Angrezi"||Sanjay Mahendra Pachori||Shailendra Kumar||3:32|
|4.||"Karde Savera"||Sanidhya Sawarna||Shailendra Kumar||4:37|
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