Soldier is a 1998 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film directed by Abbas-Mustan starring Bobby Deol, Preity Zinta, And Raakhee . The film was released in 1998 and was declared as a 'BlockBuster' by Box Office India, becoming the 3rd highest grossing film of the year in India. Although Soldier was Preity Zinta's first film, Mani Ratnam's Dil Se.. ended up being released before Soldier and was thus Zinta's film debut. The film was remade in Dhallywood as Jamin Nai by Syed Harun starring Shabnur, Shakti Kapoor & Miju Ahmed in lead roles in 2000 and Tamil as Villu By Prabhu Deva starring Vijay & Nayanthara in lead roles in 2009.


Major Vijay Malhotra is shot to death by corrupted Army officials in India, who are hard-core smugglers. The army officials Pratap Singh, Virender Sinha and Jaswant Dalal, intercept a truckload of arms and ammunition, with the help of Virender Sinha's brother, Baldev Sinha.