The theatrical trailer of Gold starring Akshay Kumar confirms once again that it is the perfect outing for the Independence Day weekend. It is tailor-made for the time when patriotism runs high among the nation.

Gold is said to be inspired by real events that happened pre and post-Independence related to Hockey. The setting is unique, but the actual game and scenes give a been-there kind of feeling. The casting looks solid lead by Akshay Kumar who is on a roll with the patriotic-themed movies.

Check out the trailer below. Reema Kagti of Talaash fame directs Gold. It hits screens worldwide on August 15 for Independence Day.