Lakshya, a 2004 movie, is directed by Farhan Akhtar and is an action-drama and romantic film. The movie is loosely set on the backdrop of the 1999 Kargil War. The film revolves around a young man who has no goal in his life.
Karan Shergil, played by Hrithik Roshan, has no goal(lakshya) in his life and wastes his daily life in laziness. Romila(Romi), played by Preity Zinta, is an aspiring journalist and Karan’s girlfriend but pokes Karan to desire a goal in his life as well. Karan, influenced by his friend, takes the Combined Defence Services examination and gets into the Indian Military Academy. Due to his lack of dedication, Romi breaks up with him.
Karan determines to get through the training and achieves the post of Captain. He works under Col. Damle, played by Amitabh Bachchan when they come under the situation to occupy a series of mountain peaks. Karan seems to realize his goal to occupy the mountain peak and plant his country's flag.
Towards the end of the movie, Karan achieves his goal and flares the Indian flag.