Movie Preview: Rowdy Rathore (2012)
Starring Akshay Kumar, opposite Sonakshi Sinha in the lead, Rowdy Rathore is an upcoming Bollywood action film directed by Prabhudheva and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Ronnie Screwvala. It began filming on 10 August 2011, and is scheduled for release on 1 June, 2012.The film is a remake of the superhit Telugu film Vikramarkudu, which was also remade in Tamil as Siruthai, another superhit. The movie is pegged to be one of the most anticipated movies of 2012.
Rowdy Rathore started filming on 10 August 2011, and is scheduled to complete in early 2012. Akshay Kumar, who plays an IPS police officer is learning a special technique Combat Karate for his character role in the film. Mariam zakaria is selected to perform item number. Rowdy Rathore marks akshay’s comeback to action genre after 7 years and he accepted since his son loves to watch him in action role. This is Sanjay Leela’s first film as solo producer and first in action genre.
Shiva ( Akshay Kumar) is a small-time thief and crook who is crazy about acts of daredevilry. He falls in love with Neeraja (Sonakshi Sinha ). But one day, he gets the shock of his life when a young girl turns up and claims that he is her father.
After recovering from the stunning blow, he slowly starts to find out the truth behind the claim. It turns out that the girl is the daughter of Police Officer Vikram Rathore (Akshay Kumar again).
He is on the run from the notorious Chambal dacoits. He hides himself in Hyderabad. But after getting hit in the head and getting stabbed a couple of times, Vikram Rathore dies in front of Shiva.
The petty thief Shiva now returns to the Chambal valley and settles the score on behalf of the dead cop Vikram Rathore. He also manages to kill all the evil men.