Raees Releases on 25 January 2017
One of the most anticipated movies of the year, Raees is all set to hit theaters this coming Wednesday on 25th January. Being superstar Shahrukh Khan starrer, it has immense hype among his fans as well as Bollywood lovers. Initially it was supposed to be released last year on Eid, opposite to Salman Khan’s Sultan. But due to running out of time, makers shifted the release date to January.
Interestingly Raees is not the only one releasing on this date, but Hrithik Roshan’s very much awaited Kaabil is also in the race. After the failure of Dilwale & Fan, SRK should not have take such risk but everything is final now. Opposite to the King Khan, Pakistani actress Mahira Khan is playing a lead role, who is being praised by everyone after the song Udi Udi Jaye from the movie. Renowned actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui is also there in a pivotal role.
Rahul Dholakia’s directorial Raees is releasing on high number of screens, also its advance booking has already started in almost all the cities across the country. Till Sunday, pre-booking will be opened completely including single as well as multi-screen cinemas. Reportedly, theaters have started witnessing good craze of audience towards Raees, so the movie is expected to receive more than 70% of occupancy on its first day.
Raees is an Indian crime action-drama movie, directed by Rahul Dholakia and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani, Farhan Akhtar & Gauri Khan under the banners Excel Entertainment & Red Chillies Entertainment. Music of the movie is composed by Ram Sampath, which is being liked by listeners much. With enormous stardom of Shahrukh, high number of screens and immense craze of audience, it won’t be difficult for Raees to score excellent opening business from India.
Genre- Crime, Action, Drama
Release Date- 25 January 2017
Run time- 2 hrs 22 min
Synopsis- Raees is set in the early 80’s and 90’s in Gujarat, India. It is a fictitious story of a man, Raees, who builds an entire empire from the scratch. It’s a story about his rise and his relationships, which help him become the single most powerful man in the state. via BookMyShow
Star cast- Shahrukh Khan, Mahira Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui & Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub.
Director- Rahul Dholakia
Producers- Ritesh Sidhwani, Farhan Akhtar & Gauri Khan
Production Banners- Excel Entertainment & Red Chillies Entertainment.
Distributor- Red Chillies Entertainment
Music Director- Ram Sampath
Music Label- Zee Music Company