Vidyut Jammwal’s IB71 is now streaming Disney+ Hotstar: Here is All You Need to Know

IB71, Vidyut Jammwals magnum opus based on 1971 war netween India and Pakistan is all set to release on Disney+ Hotstar. Read on to know more about the same.

Highlights
  • Disney+ Hotstar is now streaming IB71.
  • Vidyut Jammwal and Anupam Kher play the lead in the movie.
  • The movie is based on the premise of the 1971 Indo-Pak war
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In recent years, several movies have demonstrated the extraordinary skill of Indian intelligence teams on film. From “Baby” through “Akbar Walter Romeo,” and most recently, “Mission Majnu,” these films have uncovered hitherto untold tales of daring adventures by Indian Intelligence operatives. And now, the action man of Bollywood, Vidyut Jamwal, is out again to bring a fascinating story to celluloid.

In the IB71 movie, he has now brought the dangerous works of the Intelligence Bureau of India during the Indo-Pak 1971 war. His movie IB-71 was released a while ago and got a lukewarm response from the cine-goers. While talking to the media. Vidyut clarified the title’s meaning and described the movie’s plot. He said, “IB is Intelligence Bureau, the Indian secret service. There hasn’t been a movie on IB. It tells the 1971 story. Hence, IB-71.”


The secret service’s largest mission was that one. India’s mission pits it against China and Pakistan head-on. “ With IB 71, Vidyut Jammwal makes his production debut. The actor has opened Action Hero Films, his production company, with the goal of showcasing actors who would otherwise have less prominent roles in films.

When and Where to Watch IB-71

Disney+ Hotstar bagged the rights to stream the movie and has announced to premiere the film on July 7. Viewers will need to have a subscription to watch the intense drama unfold on their screens.

Movie/Show Name OTT Platform Release Date Language
IB-71 Disney+ Hotstar July 7 Hindi

Official Trailer and Plot

When it is discovered that Pakistan and China constitute a serious threat to India, indicating the possibility of attacks, Indian Intelligence is caught off guard. IB agent Dev Jammwal creates a tactical plan to protect the country by effectively cutting off Indian airspace in order to stop this impending threat.

The movie is directed by Sankalp Reddy and is produced by Vidyut Jammwal, Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, and Abbas Sayyed. The movie’s story is written by Sankalp Reddy, Vasudev Reddy, and Arjun Verma. The film stars Anupam Kher, Vishal Jethwa, Niharica Raizada, Dilip Tahil, and Mir Sarwar, apart from Vidyut Jammwal.

Reception

The movie got a lukewarm response from the critics and viewers. While some found it intense drama, others called it an average movie. But IMDb rated the movie 8.5 on a scale of 10.