New Delhi: Magik is back.
- Farhan and Arjun reprise their role from Rock On!!
- Shraddha Kapoor joins the Magik boys this year
- Ang Lee's Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk also releases today
Fans of 2008 film Rock On!! will be super excited this week as the sequel to the music drama film releases today. Farhan Akhtar, Arjun Rampal, Purab Kohli reprise their roles in the sequel while Shashank Arora and Shraddha Kapoor join the band this year.
Movie-goers are putting their faith in the 2008 film's intriguing plot and the spectacular handling of rock genre to go for Rock On 2.
From the trailer we know that after their show, Magik is popular once again but something has pulled these friends - Aditya (Farhan), Joe (Arjun) and KD (Purab) - apart. In Rock On 2, they rediscover themselves with some help from Uday (Shashank) and Jiah (Shraddha).
One of highlights of Rock On 2 is Shraddha Kapoor, who sang her songs in the film, which is directed by Shujaat Saudagar.
Meanwhile, Ashmit Patel's Dongri Ka Raja, Om Puri's Yeh Hai Lollipop and Ishq Junoon will compete with Rock On 2 at the box office. Harry Baweja's animated film Chaar Sahibzaade - Rise Of Banda Singh Bahadur also releases today.
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk and Desierto represent Hollywood this week. The firt is a war drama film directed by two time Academy Award-winner Ang Lee. The film stars Kristen Stewart, Chris Tucker, Garrett Hedlund, Vin Diesel, Steve Martin and Joe Alwyn.
Tamil film Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada, Telugu film Saahasam Swaasaga Saagipo and Marathi film Vazandar will also hit the screens today.