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Rock On!! (2008)

Not Rated | | Drama, Music | 29 August 2008 (USA)
Rock On!! is a movie starring Arjun Rampal, Farhan Akhtar, and Luke Kenny. Four friends reunite to relive their moments of glory as a rock band.

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Credited cast:
... Joseph 'Joe' Mascarenhas
... Aditya 'Adi' Shroff
... Rob Nancy
... Kedar 'KD' 'Killer Drummer' Zaveri
... Sakshi
... Debbie
... Devika
Nicolette Bird ... Tanya
... Bartender
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Supreet Bedi ... Contest MC
Vinod Bere ... Domestic staff
Randolph Correia ... Band #2 Performing in contest 2
Lindsay D'Mello ... Chakravyuh band
Suzanne D'Mello ... Singer in Jazz club
Terence D'Souza ... Band #1 Performing in contest 2
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Sakshi Shroff, the lonely and neglected wife of busy banking executive, Aditya, decides to give him a surprise on his birthday on July 22nd, but ends surprising him not once but multiple times. While Aditya is thrilled to know that both are going to be parents, and did appear surprised by the celebration, bitterness creeps in when he notices that Sakshi had also invited some ghosts (Rob Nancy and Kedar Zaveri) from his past. This gives rise to unpleasant memories involving a failed music group 'Magik' that he had associated with about a decade ago. Sakshi will soon find out why Aditya is displeased with her; why the music group broke up, ending in violence and acrimony especially between her husband and his former friend, Joseph Mascarenhas; why they cannot perform together ever again; as well as contemplate moving out and living with her mom. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Drama | Music

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Trivia

In the scene where MAGIK meets the recording company's owner, among many picture frames adorning the table, one picture shows the owner with Mr. Javed Akhtar. Mr. Javed is the lyricist of this movie and father of Farhan Akhtar. See more »

Goofs

In the last scent, during the concert, when Farhan Akhtar goes on the stage to sing, it's dusk but after a few minutes it's completely dark. See more »

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Killer 'KD' Drummer: [singing Gloria Gaynor's song] At first I was afraid, I was petrified Kept thinking I could never live without you by my side. But then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong And I grew strong and I learned how to get along And now your back, from outta space I just walked in to find you here with that sad look upon your face I should have changed that stupid lock I should have made you leave your key If I'd have known for just one second you'd be back to bother me Go on now go, ...
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Followed by Rock On 2 (2016) See more »

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Phir Dekhiye
Written by Javed Akhtar
Performed by Caralisa Monteiro
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a real neat movie rockin all the way
29 August 2008 | by See all my reviews

i had an option to either watch rock on or wall-e i decided to see rock on cause i liked farhan akhtar's lakshya and wanted to see how he acts the movie is about 4 friends and their rock band called magik and how situations and events that take place over a course of 10 years changes their lives good acting , good camera work , good music , farhan , arjun , purab , Luke ,everybody have acted very well , first have is real neat , second half i felt a bit lukewarm initially but picks up by the end , please watch ROCK ON !!! the songs are well placed in the movie ,purab's comic timing is nice , the actress that plays arjun's wife acted real well , over all rockin on

i did not expect much at the start but by the end i was glad i choose rock on over wall - e


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