The much-anticipated action drama 'War' featuring two of the biggest action superstars of the generation, Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff, is finally set for release. The film is an action entertainer showcasing a massive showdown between Hrithik and Tiger. While the film has been making the headlines ever since its action-packed trailer dropped on Monday, now, recently, the makers have revealed that the Hrithik-Tiger starrer is the first film ever to be shot in the Arctic Circle.
As per media reports, an adrenaline-pumping car action sequence from the upcoming venture is shot in Finland that falls in the Arctic Circle. The Hrithik and Tiger have shot an adrenaline-pumping car action sequence on ice in Finland that falls in the Arctic Circle.
"We were very clear from the start that we want to give Indian audiences action that they have never seen before. Our film has a huge car sequence that sees Hrithik and Tiger perform an adrenaline-pumping action stunt that has been entirely shot on ice. We shot this in Finland which is in the Arctic circle and we were informed by our production team that we were the first-ever film in the world to shoot an action sequence of this scale in the Arctic" ANI quoted director Siddharth Anand as saying.
"Hrithik and Tiger pushed themselves from the word go for our film to pull off some death-defying stunts. This sequence was incredibly risky but visually so stunning that we went for it," added the director.
As per ANI, the jaw-dropping ice sequence has been created by famous Hollywood stunt direction Paul Jennings, who has worked in big action spectacles like 'The Dark Knight' starring Christian Bale, 'San Andreas' starring Dwayne Johnson, 'Jack Reacher' starring Tom Cruise, and 'Game of Thrones', among others.
Makers unveiled the first teaser and poster of the upcoming venture on Monday, July 15 and it looks intriguing from the very first visuals. It is sure to keep fans on the edge of their seats, with the actors performing death-defying stunts.
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Produced by Yash Raj Films, the high-octane film that also stars Vaani Kapoor opposite Hrithik Roshan in the lead and is set to release in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on the big National Holiday of Gandhi Jayanti, October 2.
(With inputs from ANI)
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