Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009)

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Credited cast:
Harpreet Singh Bedi
Prem Chopra ...
P.S. Bedi
Gauhar Khan ...
Koena Shaikh
Mukesh Bhatt ...
Chhotelal Mishra
Naveen Kaushik ...
Nitin Rathore
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Manish Chaudhary ...
Sunil Puri
Sumeet Darshan Dobhal ...
Rumaan - double 'A'
Tanmay aka Taxi
Rajesh Jais ...
Bikramjeet Kanwarpal ...
Rashmi Kulkarni ...
Office Receptionist
Shazahn Padamsee ...
Sherena K.
Amol Parashar ...
D. Santosh ...
Girish Reddy
Neeraj Sood ...


Harpreet Singh Bedi (Ranbir Kapoor) has just graduated, and his marks are, well, let's say a little embarrassing. But marks never stopped him from dreaming of an exciting and adventurous career, and they never will. 'Rocket Singh - Salesman of the Year' is the sometimes thoughtless, sometimes thoughtful story of a fresh graduate trying to find a balance between the maddening demands of the 'professional' way, and the way of his heart - and stumbling upon a crazy way which turned his world upside down, and his career right side up. Welcome to the world of sales, boss! Written by Dubai Internation Film Festival

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Release Date:

11 December 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Рокет Сингх: Продавец года  »

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£67,389 (UK) (11 December 2009)


£67,389 (UK) (11 December 2009)

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Sunil Puri: Every person has two qualities in him. The one that takes him above, and the one that takes him below. He lives the kind of life offered to him by the quality that wins in the end.
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Pocket Mein Rocket Hai
Performed by Benny Dayal
Lyrics by Jaideep Sahni
Composed by Salim Merchant, Suleiman Merchant
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Rocket Singh - ROCK IT Singh!!
11 December 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Wow. What an unexpected surprise! Fresh out of the box... Rocket Singh looks you in the eye with an innocent yet promising look - as if it were saying, "I'm sweet, amn't I?" And you have no choice but to agree.

It's full of everything - subtle, clean, sensible, humane, but, above all, GENUINE humour; witty dialogues that make you smile; a good flow; touching moments; moments that make you smile... and what else do you want? Oh, yes, ladies and gentlemen, Rocket Singh - Salesman of the Year is worth every penny you spend on it. It starts with a humorous yet touching scene, where our very own Harpreet (Ranbir Kapoor) finds out that he's passed his MBA - with 39%. You expect him to cry, be frightened, sweat... but no. He smiles, and thanks Wahe Guru. And then he says, "Number kam hai, dimaag nahin." Rocket Singh is that boat-ride that makes you want more and more of it. This year has been full of disappointments for the industry, starting with the strike, moving on to some drastic releases... but here we are! One of those gems that bollywood has produced this year... after Dev.D, Kaminey, Paa... Rocket Singh.

It has a soothing soundtrack and some amazing moments, and it once again reminds us why Sardars are some of the most amazing people on this earth. The biggest disappointment to me was that the first day first show hall here, in Punjab, was only 1/5th full. What could be more disastrous? We have people rushing to see an SRK or an Aamir Khan production, but why are the seats empty in better movies like Paa, Kaminey, and now Rocket Singh? Why don't we have to FIGHT for the ticket? I give it a well-deserved 8/10, and I'm cutting off 2 merely because it ended.

And yes, people. Go watch it.

I promise you'll smile.

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