Reliance Home Video and Games releases the biggest blockbuster of 2012 ROWDY RATHORE on home video. The launch function was attended by Director Prabhudeva, co-producers Sidharth Roy Kapur and Shabinaa Khan, actors Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Sanjeev Lamba – CEO Reliance Entertainment and other key members from the cast & crew were present to formally release the DVD of the film.
The launch function was held at an exclusive retail event at Crossword, Juhu, Mumbai where the cast and crew interacted with the media and shared their experiences about the making of ROWDY RATHORE.
Sidharth Roy Kapur spoke about their successful association with Reliance Home Video & Games and briefed the media about their forthcoming plans.
Speaking about the success of the film, Akshay Kumar spoke about his love for action films, “I am looking for such opportunities in the future as I love doing action and it is my favorite genre.” Akshay also kept the option open for the possibility of a sequel to ROWDY RATHORE should the producers come up with something.
Sonakshi Sinha spoke about her experiences while shooting the film and the fact that media and fans had started identifying her as Akshay’s lucky charm now that they had a couple of movies together.
Sanjeev Lamba – CEO Reliance Entertainment, spoke about the good relations with UTV Motion Pictures and how Reliance Home Video & Games had launched some of the most successful movies featuring Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha.
The customers shopping at Crossword has a delightful experience of interacting with Akshay and Sonakshi, who graciously fielded various questions about their lives.
Viewers can now enjoy the film on Blu-ray, DVD and VCD. The Blu-ray & DVD offering also contain bonus material which provides the viewer with insight into making of the film. ROWDY RATHORE will be available on Blu-ray (Rs 799), DVD (Rs 299) & VCD (Rs 125). All formats will be available across all major home entertainment stores in India.
Shiva (Akshay Kumar) is a small time conman in love with Paro (Sonakshi Sinha), a pretty girl whom he suddenly bumped into. Into this picture perfect world enters six year old Chinky who inexplicably believes Shiva to be her dad! And if this wasn’t bad enough, Shiva also becomes the object of a series of life threatening attacks by a gang of deadly criminals who seem to know something he doesn’t. While trying desperately to save his life and love, Shiva stumbles upon a deadly secret. A secret that will take him to a small town in Bihar, a town terrorized by a ruthless politician and the mafia he controls; a town whose inhabitants only hope for redemption is…Shiva!
Produced by UTV Motion Pictures and Bhansali Productions ROWDY RATHORE has emerged as the 4th highest grosser of all-time Bollywood films in India.