STUMPED, 2003

Hindustan Times (Patna) - Live - - Lifestyle -

The films draws a par­al­lel be­tween the 1999 Kargil War and the Cricket World Cup, which took place at the same time. Ac­tor Raveena Tan­don played the role of an army of­fi­cer’s wife, whose hus­band is an­nounced miss­ing at the bat­tle­field. “The film is a com­par­i­son be­tween our crick­eters go­ing into the cricket field and our sol­diers go­ing to war on the borders. Dur­ing that time, our boys were dy­ing on the bat­tle­field but our coun­try was more in­ter­ested in what was hap­pen­ing on the cricket field,” the ac­tor was quoted as say­ing.

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