Major is a gripping and emotionally charged Indian biographical drama that pays tribute to the life of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, a brave and valiant NSG commando who sacrificed his life during the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks. Directed by Sashi Kiran Tikka and produced by Mahesh Babu, the film captures the extraordinary courage, patriotism, and selflessness of this real-life hero.The movie unfolds against the backdrop of the horrifying 26/11 attacks in Mumbai, where Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, portrayed by Adivi Sesh, leads a team of commandos on a daring mission to rescue hostages held captive by terrorists inside the Taj Mahal Hotel. With unmatched bravery, he puts his life on the line to save others, embodying the spirit of a true hero.Major not only showcases the intense and pulse-pounding action during the rescue operation but also delves into the personal journey and indomitable spirit of Major Sandeep.
The film provides a glimpse into his childhood, his dreams, and the unwavering support he receives from his family, especially his mother, portrayed by Revathi, and his father, played by Prakash Raj.The film’s narrative is powerfully crafted, capturing the essence of Major Sandeep’s life, his dedication to serving the nation, and the impact he leaves on those around him. Adivi Sesh delivers a stellar performance, embodying the courage and determination of the real-life hero he portrays. The supporting cast, including Sobhita Dhulipala and Saiee Manjrekar, adds depth to the storytelling, portraying characters who were profoundly affected by Major Sandeep’s heroism.Major is not merely a war drama; it’s a tribute to the unsung heroes who defend our nation selflessly. Through its compelling storytelling, intense action sequences, and heartfelt performances, the film resonates with audiences, leaving them inspired and deeply moved. It stands as a reminder of the sacrifices made by brave soldiers like Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan and the unyielding spirit that defines the Indian armed forces, making it a must-watch for those seeking a powerful and emotionally charged cinematic experience.