A lot was expected from Mani Ratnam’s colossal film Raavan starring real life couple Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai in the lead. This was a much hyped movie which did not click well. Something Bollywood is quite well acquainted with. Colossal much hyped movies failing at the box office. But the failure of Raavan leaves a lot of intriguing question unanswered.
We know that we have SRK’s Ra.1 releasing early next year. Now how do the filmmakers go about the movie? Do they create the same amount of hype and publicity which Mani Ratnam’s Raavan had created or do they go for some alternative publicity. Shahrukh Khan’s Ra.1 will face the problem of a bad name which has already has a dire reputation amongst the people. The masses have declined Abhishek Bachchan’s Raavan and now they have another thing coming there way which spells the same affect on them. After watching Raavan, a lot of people have lost hope on bigwigs and hype
But the matter of the fact is Shahrukh Khan’s Ra.1 has no resemblance with Mani Ratnam’s Raavan, not even the spelling. The only thing that binds the two is the way you pronounce the name of the movie. Where Mani Ratnam’s Raavan is an adaptation of Ramayana,(one of the greatest epic ever told) set up in the present world, SRK’s Ra.1 is a
The movie is produced by Red Chillies Entertainment and directed by Anubhav Sinha. This one has left no stones unturned as the movie has a foreign writer, the special effects team is being hired from Hollywood, American rapper Akon would be seen crooning in the movie etc. Now that’s a hell lot of dose for any movie to do a good business.
The latest buzz is that SRK will be seen driving the fastest car in the world i.e the Volkswagen Bugatti. But that’s not just it, to add to the beauty of it, the technicians from ‘The Pirates of the Caribbean’ will teach Shahrukh to drive. The movie may be the most expensive movie made in
Source by Srinjan Bhowmick