It is the second Bollywood film to be released in North America, but only in a handful of theaters. With the animated dog’s-life feature “Roadside Romeo,” Bollywood continues its technological juggernaut. A feral, grey, and thin dog with a spoon as neckwear. It then goes to the "Moonlight Club" where everyone is back singing a reprise of "Main Hoon Romeo" in party-remix. Disney partnered with Yash Raj Films to release its first animated Hindi movie, “Roadside Romeo,” in 2008. (c) by Disney and yash raj films. Left to fend for himself, he is soon cornered by the local gang — Guru, Interval, Hero English and a dog-wannabe-cat, Mini, who tell him that this is their dom… [clarification needed][6] This also is the first mainstream CGI feature film to come out of India. [13] The costumes for the lead characters were made at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida for the film's Indian promotion. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Fate lands him in a slum and he finds a way to stay out of trouble! Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures He is very talented at singing and dancing. $1,978,021 However, Romeo braves the odds and dances with Laila to win her heart. Together, they set up a successful dog-grooming business until Chhainu (voiced by Sanjai Mishra), the right-hand of gangster-dog Charlie Anna (Javed Jaffrey), arrives to collect "hafta" (weekly protection money) in the form of bones. ). [6] The film follows a dog living in Mumbai, as voiced by Saif Ali Khan, and his girlfriend, Laila, voiced by Kareena Kapoor. Saif Ali Khan - Hindi Nothing came of the collaboration, the writer/director recalls, "till this one day, I was waiting at the traffic signal and saw these dogs playing in the dirt...uncared for, scruffy looking gang, totally mast in a garbage pile, and I instantly knew the characters of my story.". Though the company did not publicly release the film's budget, Britain's Guardian reported it to be about US $7 million. Roadside Romeo 2008 October 24. is a 3D Indian-American computer animated musical romance comedy. Find the details of the Roadside Romeo movie's cast & crew along with the movie trailer & video songs. Roadside Romeo In a pursuit, Charlie's Angels are wooed by Guru, Interval and Hero English, Chhainu is cornered by a mouse (and smashed with a "jumbo jet") and Charlie is chased and caught by the city dogcatchers. [29] In Kuwait, the film opened on 23 October 2008 and grossed US$14,549 in the first week. . Romeo does not intend to lose Laila but plans to deflate Charlie's ego by having a disguised Mini pretend to be Laila and make it clear she's not interested. But just before Charlie is caught with a net, Romeo pushes him under the dog-catchers van to escape while Romeo goes, Charlie then convinces Guru, Hero English, Interval and Mini to create a distraction to get the guard away from the van, they all succeed and Charlie jumps on the van and says he will free Romeo using a pin in his chain to pick the lock, but the van begins to drive and he falls off, after which Charlie races after the van, losing the pin in the progress, but thankfully one of Charlie's ear hairs suffice. A dude who was living the life. Romeo throws Chhainu out, and the others, terrified, go to Charlie to plead their case. The titular character is a dog living in Mumbai, voiced by Saif Ali Khan, and his girlfriend Laila, voiced by Kareena Kapoor. She reaches for his hand and grabs it but the handle Romeo was holding had lost its top screws, making him fall off with Laila, after which they raise there heads to each other and say "I love you" in sync. Khan simply made himself inaccessible. Aditya Chopra By Urmee Khan 24 October 2008 • 03:00 am The Hindi film tells the … Editor(s) [20] Its first-week gross of Rs. [14] Yash Raj Films worked with Hot Muggs for producing licensed merchandise for the film. Disney has released its first Indian animated feature film called 'Roadside Romeo'. She reaches for his hand and grabs it but the handle Romeo was holding had lost its top screws, making him fall off with Laila, after which they raise their heads to each other and say "I love you" in sync. Saif Ali Khan as Romeo the tan four-legged protagonist. The story is cute and family-friendly (even if a little far-fetched... but that's Bollywood for ya! Walt Disney Pictures IndiaYash Raj FilmsDisney World Cinema Vrajesh Hirjee as Guru, the oldest and wisest among the four goons. As a fan of animation, Jugal Hansraj teamed up with Aditya Chopra to write their first cartoon. As Laila starts falling in love with him, Charlie, in a fit of rage, captures and terrorizes Romeo. [18] During the weekend of its release, the film faced competition from Heroes, hence it opened to a poor response of 40- 45%,[clarification needed][19] which improved two days later to 60–70%. Kapoor told the producers she would be busy promoting her other Diwali release, Golmaal Returns. 652,000) from 9 venues;[28] and in New Zealand it brought in US$604 (Rs. 45 million (US$912,316)[21] made it an Indian record for a Disney production. The movie stars Romeo, voiced by Saif Ali Khan, who is a pampered dog enjoying the luxuries of life until one fateful day when his master leaves him and gives him to the servant. The film's official website was shown on 16 October 2008. The next morning, Romeo throws his sack onto an open train boxcar about to leave the station but Charlie arrives with Laila and the others. Tha's the title song of the movie. Though many Bollywood actors promoted the film, the two main stars of Romeo, Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor did not do much promotion. Roadside Romeo II: Chhainus Attack is an 3D Indian-American computer animated upcoming 2020 movie and a sequel to the Roadside Romeo film. [27] The movie fared poorly in Australia with an income of only US$13,233 (Rs. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures: Wide: Saw V. Horror Mystery With: Scott Patterson, Costas Mandylor, Tobin Bell, Betsy Russell. They escape but Romeo feels there is no point staying as Laila said she never wanted to see him again, and Charlie badly wants her. [citation needed] Visual Computing Labs (VCL), a division of Tata Elxsi Ltd., another computer animation studio, similar to Walt Disney Animation Studios, was involved with everything from visual conceptualisation, character design to animation and final output. It was written and directed by Jugal Hansraj. Sanjay Mishra as Chhainu, Charlie Anna's official spy. Though the film was targeted at children, he said Charlie Anna's south Indian accent was hard to decipher and comprehend even for adults. Jugal Hansraj [15] Though many Bollywood actors promoted the film, the two main stars of Romeo, Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan did not do much promotion. Roadside Romeo is a 2008 3D Indian-American computer animated romantic comedy film written and directed by Jugal Hansraj in his directorial debut., produced by Aditya Chopra and Yash Chopra of Yash Raj Films and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures in United States, United Kingdom and India. Romeo then promises that he would make Laila fall in love with Charlie. It also benefited from the use of Tata Elxsi's EKA, one of the world's fastest supercomputers. He had the works - the mansion to live in, the chicks to party with and the cars to be driven around in. However, Romeo braves the odds and dances with Laila to win her heart. [10] Though the company did not publicly release the film's budget,[11] Britain's Guardian reported it to be about US$7 million. The film follows a dog living in Mumbai, as voiced by Saif Ali Khan, and his girlfriend, Laila, voiced by Kareena Kapoor. So far, I think it is India's best animated film to date, but more importantly, I think the script is fabulous. Cinematography by Romeo then promises that he would make Laila fall in love with Charlie. This was the first voiceover in an animated production for both actors. The costumes for the lead characters were made at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida for the film's Indian promotion. John DeMita, Debi Derryberry, Paul Eiding, Troy Evans, Bill Farmer, Eddie Frierson, Nicholas Guest, Jess Harnell, Jason Harris, Roger L. Jackson, Marc John Jefferies, Leslie Jordan, John Kassir, Linda Kerns, Susan Stevens Logan, Sherry Lynn, Danny Mann, Laura Marano, Vanessa Marano, Mona Marshall, Mickie McGowan, Rove McManus, Laraine Newman, Jordan Orr, Paul Pape, Patrick Pinney, Phil Proctor, Jan Rabson, Daryl Sabara, Evan Sabara, Susan Silo, Peter Siragusa, Matt Stone, This was the first voice-over in an animated production for both actors. They escape but Romeo feels there no point staying as Laila said she never wanted to see him again, the next day in the morning, Romeo throws his sack onto an open train boxcar about to leave the station but Charlie arrives with Laila and the others, Charlie says to Romeo that he is a fool for leaving Laila when she still loves him, he explained everything and says she is Romeo's and no one else's, he lets go of her hand and Laila begins to run after the train, while Romeo holds his hand out for her, Charlie remarks " where have i seen this before". Left to fend for himself, he is soon cornered by the local gang — Guru, Interval, Hero English and a dog-wannabe-cat, Mini, who tell him that this is their domain. "[31], The film's soundtrack was released on 1 October 2008 by director Jugal Hansraj and actor Jaaved Jaffrey at The Club in Andheri, Mumbai. Also set to attend are Amit Khanna, chairman of Reliance Big Entertainment, "Elizabeth" director Shekhar Kapur and iconic Bollywood producer-director Yash … This is the story of Romeo. Javed Jaffrey as Charlie Anna, the dreaded Don of the slum. He has a very clean 'hair cut' and a red bowtie for neckwear. Kapoor told the producers she would be busy promoting her other Diwali release, Golmaal Returns. Romeo, a pet dog, is having the time of his life, until his owners move and leave him behind on the streets of Mumbai. Music by Yash Raj Films, for the first time ever, held a pre-release screening for film exhibitors on 18 October 2008. Romeo is a dog who once lived in luxurious surroundings. Until one day, the family he was the favorite pet of, decided to move and left him back, abandoned on the mean streets of Mumbai. Source Bill Striglos, Jim Ward, Joe Whyte, Bruce A. Flying his flying factory above the city, this crazed scientist and inventor is bent on nothing less than world domination. Charlie tells Romeo that he is a fool for leaving Laila when she still loves him, that he explained everything to her and says she is Romeo's and no one else's. This only ends up exacerbating Charlie's ire, and Romeo promises him a second meeting with Leila. This also is the first mainstream CGI feature film to come out of India. The first Indian 3D animated film was Roadside Romeo, a joint venture between Yash Raj Films and the Indian division of the Walt Disney Company. 2,470,000). Nothing came of the collaboration, the writer/director recalls, "till this one day, I was waiting at the traffic signal and saw these dogs playing in the dirt... un-cared for, scruffy looking gang, totally mast in a garbage pile, and I instantly knew the characters of my story. Left to fend for himself, he is soon cornered by the local gang – Guru, Interval, Hero English and a dog-wannabe-cat, Mini, who tell him that this is their domain. Roadside Romeo is the first commercially avaliable animated feature film from India. Starring They look oddly naked and move awkwardly, which flattens the dance sequences and keeps the film earthbound. They love their new looks and accept Romeo as part of their gang. Overall, Roadside Romeo is a barely an okay album where one's hope only rests on the state of art animation (as promised by the makers). Directed by Jugal Hansraj. But just before Charlie is caught with a net, Romeo pushes him under the dog-catchers van to escape while Romeo go's, Charlie then convinces Guru, Hero English, Interval and Mini to create a distraction to get the guard away from the van, they succeed and Charlie jumps on the van and says he will free Romeo using a pin in his chain to pick to lock, but the van begins to drive and he falls off, after which Charlie races after the van, losing the pin in the progress, but they improvise with one of Charlie's ear hairs. One day his owners decide to migrate to London and he is left at the mercy of the servant of the house, who dumps him on the street. An Arabic dub was released in Kuwait on a day earlier. Disney said India is one of the largest markets it has invested in for local production. Romeo says yes, unaware that Charlie has long wanted her, and anyone who dares go near her is punished. Kareena Kapoor Khan as Laila a fully white slim character and Romeo's love interest. The alliance by producer Yash Chopra and Disney Chairman Dick Cook is a first in the field of animation. Produced by Romeo does not know the street lingo and is at a loss for words at first, but he manages to win the gang over with the idea of setting up a business. [26] The following week, its gross income came to US$55,202. The film opened with similar results in 23 British theatres, grossing £31,576 (Rs. [22] The film was declared disaster at the Indian box office. Gross revenue He is Laila's boyfriend and friends with Guru, Hero English, Mini, Interval, and, at the end of the film, Charlie Anna. Resembling a famous scene from Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Charlie remarks "Where have I seen this before?". Saif Ali KhanKareena Kapoor KhanJaaved JaaferiVrajesh HirjeeSanjai Mishra The subtitles i found in another YT-Video (from RoadsideMO) - thanks for uploading these. Roadside Romeo Movie - Starring Saif Ali Khan & Kareena Kapoor. Bottom line is the fact that Roadside Romeo is ultimately a movie that has stemmed from the land of masala films, so expecting anything different is sheer blasphemy. Bottom line is the fact that Roadside Romeo is ultimately a movie that has stemmed from the land of masala films, so expecting anything different is sheer blasphemy. The black and white dog is also the largest with a small braided chin. This only ends up exacerbating Charlie's ire, forcing Romeo to promise him a second meeting with Laila. Meet the Characters of Roadside Romeo! Production commenced in January 2007, continuing for two and a half years and involved 150 crew members; twenty-one months were spent on the animation. Roadside Romeo, the first Walt Disney-Yashraj [Films] rollout is a barrel of fun. Production commenced in January 2007, continuing for two and a half years and involved 150 crew members; twenty-one months were spent on the animation. Charlie is the main antagonist turned supporting character of Roadside Romeo. Young, and John Xintavelonis. As love blossoms between the two, Charlie, in a fit of rage, captures and terrorizes Romeo. To win her over, Laila tells Romeo he must dance with her in front of everyone at the "Moonlight Club" where she performs. With Roadside Romeo, Indian animation films have taken a giant leap forward and kudos to Yash Raj Films and Walt Disney Studios for being the one to raise the bar up by many notches. 2,080,000) and placed 49th. 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He is one of the nighttime villains. But their romance is dogged by a snarling villain, Charlie Anna, and his gang. When Chhainu escapes from his silly job, he intends revenge with Romeo and his gang. The first trailer, shown on 12 October 2007 with the release of the film Laaga Chunari Mein Daag, shows the film's crew holding an audition for Romeo; another trailer was later shown with Laila's audition. Romeo then meets Laila, who is singing from a rooftop, they dance and he falls in love. Romeo is a dog who once lived in luxurious surroundings. Roadside Romeo. Though the release was originally scheduled for the summer of 2008, the release was put off to Diwali. [23] In the United States and Canada, the film debuted in as many as 40 theatres on the same day. Visual Computing Labs (VCL), a division of Tata Elxsi Ltd. was involved with everything from visual conceptualisation, character design to animation and final output. He lets go of her hand and Laila begins to run after the train, while Romeo holds his hand out for her. [10] The first trailer, shown on 12 October 2007 with the release of the film Laaga Chunari Mein Daag,[12] shows the film's crew holding an audition for Romeo; another trailer was later shown with Laila's audition https://disney.fandom.com/wiki/Roadside_Romeo?oldid=4385672. Disney's decision to hire an Indian animation firm, Elxsi, part of the giant Tata group, for Roadside Romeo was an acknowledgement of an unsung part of India's outsourcing success story. Disney Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. Anshul Chobey With Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Javed Jaffrey, Vrajesh Hirjee. 1 Plot 2 Viewing Link 3 Production 4 Distribution 5 Sources Write the first section of your article here. Charlie Anna is the main antagonist in Roadside Romeo, he is a fat ugly dog. Romeo throws Chhainu out, and the others, terrified, go to Charlie to plead their case. Romeo does not know the street lingo and is at a loss for words at first, but he manages to win the gang over with giving them haircuts. EnglishHindi The night of the appointment, however, Chhainu catches Romeo kissing Laila, who then shouts at Romeo telling Laila of Romeo's deal with Charlie and she angrily and violently slaps him and after she sees what Romeo had done says she never wants to see him again despite Romeo's pleas for forgiveness. Roadside Romeo is a 2008 3-D Indian-American computer animated musical romance comedy film written and directed by Jugal Hansraj and co-produced by Aditya Chopra and Yash Chopra of Yash Raj Films and Walt Disney Pictures. Roadside Romeo is an Indian American 3D animated romantic and comedy musical produced by Yash Raj Films and distributed by Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures. The feature was produced by Yash Raj Films, and Walt Disney Pictures. [24][25] On the first weekend, it made US$41,770 (Rs. Roadside Romeo (film) A Disney animated co-production with Yash Raj Films (India). Romeo is a high-class mutt who got tossed out into the streets. October 24, 2008 Jaaved Jaaferi - Hindi Romeo then meets Laila, who is singing from a rooftop, they dance and he falls in love. Roadside Romeo (Full Film Hindi with little English) Write the second section of your article here. Suresh Menon as Interval, the third member of the gang. Romeo is the main antagonist from the Disney Junior show PJ Masks. Though the title track and "Chhoo Le Na" were publicised, they lacked impact. He owns a grooming business called Romeo's Salon. Joginder Tuteja from indiaFM gave the film's soundtrack 2 out of 5 stars and noted, "The songs in themselves are no great shakes and, except for a track or two, the remaining just passes muster. Romeo is a yellow dog and the main protagonist of the movie Roadside Romeo. They mostly walk on two legs and, unlike Disney characters, don’t wear anything beyond neck gear. 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