Akshay Kumar's Airlift, which is slated to release on 22 January 2016, was recently sent for film certification. The movie was cleared by the censor board with U/A - Universal Adult certificate without any objection by the Central Board of Film Certification.
Airlift is a fictionalised account of a record-breaking evacuation operation by the Indian government in the wake of the 1990 Invasion of Kuwait. The film also stars Nimrat Kaur and Purab Kohli.
Watch the trailer here:
The run-time of the film is 2 hours and 2 minutes. The 2012 film, Joker, has been Akshay Kumar's shortest film yet, with a run-time of 1 hour and 42 minutes.
Here's a look at the run-times of some of his recent films:
- Blue (2009) - 1 hour, 54 minutes
- Tasveer 8*10 (2009) - 1 hour, 57 minutes
- Joker (2012) - 1 hour, 42 minutes
- OMG: Oh My God (2012) - 2 hours, 5 minutes
- Housefull 2 (2002) - 2 hours, 40 minutes
- Baby (2015) - 2 hours, 39 minutes
- Holiday (2014) - 2 hours, 50 minutes
- Brothers (2015) - 2 hours, 36 minutes
Airlift releases on 22 January 2016 and is set to clash with the third installment of the Kya Kool Hai Hum franchise - starring Tusshar Kapoor, Aftab Shivdasani and Mandana Karimi in lead roles.