Published On: Sun, Jun 26th, 2016

Raghav 2.0, in Pakistan



Raman Raghav 2.0, the recent Bollywood film which is the director by Anurag Kashyap, has been released in Pakistan on Friday. Though, with Ramazan on the move and the movie not having any most important star power to magnetize spectators to theaters, it is not just definite that whether or not the release the verdict will pursue in favor of the displayers and distributors.

Sabina Islam, who is the IMGC Media and Marketing Manager, stated in an interview that “It’s too early to say anything,” The movie’s business will also be influenced by its official recognition since the movie has got an A (Adult) rating by the censors.

In the meantime, Islam stated that Raman Raghav 2.0 is not anticipated to make an inspiring run at the box office and obtain a gigantic return. Islam continued “It is a crime thriller, and then we are in the middle of Ramazan, so we cannot say what’s going to happen. We are hoping fans of Nawazuddin Siddiqui will turn up to watch the film but we cannot say anything right now,” On the similar way, Islam told that Kashyap’s fans have elevated hopes from the movie.


Siddiqui, who has got identification via his work in Gangs of WasseypurLunchboxMaanjhi the Mountain Man and Badlapur, becomes to astonish his fans once more, as he performs the role of the serial killer in the movie, who sought after the streets of Bombay in the 60s. The storyline turns around Raman (Siddiqui), and the cop (Vicky Kaushal) who pursues him.

Amjad Rasheed, who is the CEO of IMGC Entertainment, told in an interview that “Yes, it is in many ways a horror film and such indie films don’t fare too well with the local audiences,” he further added “Having said that, Siddiqui has created a dedicated following in Pakistan and I am sure that this will culminate into box office numbers.”


About the Author

Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.