Ra.One 2: Is There a Sequel to the Sci-Fi Superhero Movie
Ra.One is a 2011 Bollywood sci-fi superhero movie starring Shah Rukh Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Arjun Rampal and Armaan Verma. The movie revolves around a video game developer who creates a virtual character named Ra.One, who escapes into the real world and tries to kill his son. To stop him, another virtual character named G.One, who looks like the developer, comes to the rescue.
The movie was a commercial success and received mixed reviews from critics. It was praised for its visual effects, action sequences and performances, but criticized for its weak script, direction and editing. The movie also won several awards, including a National Film Award for Best Special Effects.
Since the movie ended with a cliffhanger, many fans have been wondering if there will be a sequel to Ra.One. In fact, Shah Rukh Khan himself hinted at the possibility of Ra.One 2 in an interview in 2017. He said that he has an idea for the sequel and that he would love to make it someday.
However, as of now, there is no official confirmation or announcement about Ra.One 2. The director of Ra.One, Anubhav Sinha, has also moved on to other projects, such as Mulk and Thappad. Moreover, Shah Rukh Khan has not signed any new movie since his last release Zero in 2018.
Therefore, it seems unlikely that Ra.One 2 will happen anytime soon. However, fans can still watch Ra.One online on JioCinema[^1^] or download it in HD quality from various websites[^2^] [^3^].Some interesting trivia about Ra.One are:
The movie was inspired by a television commercial that director Anubhav Sinha saw, which featured a child controlling a superhero with a remote control. Sinha then developed the idea into a full-fledged script with Shah Rukh Khan in mind. [^1^]
The movie was the most expensive Indian film at the time of its release, with a budget of â150 crore (equivalent to â 263 crore or US$33 million in 2020). The movie also had a massive marketing campaign, which included brand tie-ups, merchandise, video games, viral marketing and a nine-month publicity tour. [^1^]
The movie faced several controversies before and after its release, such as plagiarism allegations, content leaks, copyright challenges and negative reviews from some critics. The movie also had to deal with technical glitches and piracy issues during its theatrical run. [^1^]
The movie featured several cameo appearances by popular actors and celebrities, such as Rajinikanth, Sanjay Dutt, Priyanka Chopra, Amitabh Bachchan and Ben Kingsley. The movie also paid homage to several Hollywood films and franchises, such as Terminator, Matrix, Iron Man and Spider-Man. [^1^] [^2^]
The movie was shot in various locations in India and abroad, such as Mumbai, Goa, London, Los Angeles and Norway. The movie also used state-of-the-art technology and visual effects to create the futuristic world of Ra.One and G.One. The movie won a National Film Award for Best Special Effects and several other awards for its technical aspects. [^1^] [^2^] 061ffe29dd