By Hindustan Times
Akshay Kumar’s mainstream action flick Rowdy Rathore has been chosen by trade experts as the most awaited commercial film in the ongoing quarter. Though the release dates of a few films may be reshuffled in the time to come, the industry is eagerly awaiting the spate of around 23 commercial as well as offbeat films scheduled to hit the box office this summer.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh says, “Approximately Rs. 250 to Rs. 300 crore is riding on the next crop of releases. Rowdy... is Akshay Kumar’s return to action and it’s being directed by Prabhudheva, famous for his Wanted (2009). That’s a good combination.” Siddharth Roy Kapoor, CEO, UTV Motion Pictures agrees that from the upcoming line-up, he expects Akshay’s film to do the best business. He says, “The distribution strategy is still being finalised, but we pla