The launch of Ra One is expected by everyone in 2011 as it is considered to be the costliest movie of India in terms of investment. This science fiction movie is probably the most ambitious of Shah Rukh Khan’s all movies and is produced by Red Chillies, his home production. In this Anubhav Sinha film, Shah Rukh Khan acts opposite to Arjun Rampal and Kareena Kapoor. For the first time King Khan portrays a super hero, G One. So as to be at par with international films, new elements have been employed in this one.
Recently, in a get together, the new look of Shah Rukh Khan as the superhero was revealed. Adorned with graphics, the poster looked stunning. As per reports, Shah Rukh’s dress in the film costs almost $1 million, which is made of rubber silver, to face the tough stunt scenes in the movie. Shah Rukh announced that t-shirts with Ra One image printed on them will be launched in market shortly. Mr Khan’s pose in the first look of the film bore a strong similarity with the one in Darde-E-Disco song from the movie Om Shanti Om.
The plot of Ra One revolves around a computer expert based in Miami who is obsessed with computer games. SRK enacts the character of the computer expert who designs Ra One and G One with extraordinary powers. G One (SRK) is the lead actor while Ra One (Arjun Rampal) is the bad guy in the film. Kareena will be seen once again with SRK in this film. Arjun Rampal has stated that the rapport between him and Shah Rukh in the film is going to be interesting.
The special effects in the film have been created by a group of professionals from Hollywood. Mr Rampal also said a few days back that physically the role was very demanding. For the same he underwent physical training for over 3 months. The film also has David Benullo, a star from the Hollywood, who has written the script, and Akon, who has lent his voice for one of the songs. Akon was congratulated for the track he sang for Ra One , which was composed by composer duo Vishal-Shekhar. In addition to that, president of Russia Dmitry Medvedev visited the film set.
Ever since the first look of the movie has been launched, it has been surrounded by several pre release hype. Audiences and critics are comparing Robot featuring Rajnikanth and Ra One. Robot was hugely successful the previous year. Ra One will be released in India on November 2011, which was supposed to release around mid 2011.