Kites bought by Reliance Big Pictures for almost Rs 150 crore. A Collaboration between Mexican and Indian industry with crew assistance from Hollywood, and a vision to go global “Kites” is all set to enthrall the audiences when it releases next June 2009. The film is produced by Rakesh Roshan, directed by Anurag Basu soundtrack produced by Rajesh Roshan . Hrithik Roshan, Barbara Mori and Kangana Ranaut in Kites play the lead role . Film has been made in two versions — one for the Indian market, the other for the overseas market. This film has an appeal not only for Indian viewers and NRIs, but also for an international audience. The Indian version has more Hindi dialogues, while the overseas one has more of English.
Cast & Crew :
Hrithik Roshan : Jay, Barbara Mori : Natasha, Kangana Ranaut : Gina , Luce Rains : Bounty Hunter, Steven Michael Quezada : Cop, Nicholas Brown : Tony, Kabir Bedi : Bob, Anand Tiwari : Robin, Dave Colon : Mexican Policia, Yuri Suri : Jamaal, Ronald : Railyard, Hamilton : Worker, Clark Sanchez : Bounty Hunter. Directed by: Anurag Basu, Story : Rakesh Roshan Screenplay : Anurag Basu , Robin Bhatt , Akarsh Khurana, Music : Rajesh Roshan, Choreography : Flexy, Costume Design : Suneet Verma, Stunts : Edward A. Duran, Other Crew : Dante Cardone – Chief lighting , Wade Whitman – Location Mgr
Hrithik as (Jay ) plays a dance instructor a smart Las Vegan boy, who romances with two women and wanders around like a kite. Barbara Mori as Natasha Mexican night clubdancer who travels through India and while there she meets and falls in love witha salsa teacher. However, their love is not accepted because of their cultural differences. So they plan to marry, but when the family learns she instead is running away with Hrithik. The two love, fight, romance, argue, and makeup like 2 kites entangled together. And eventually one day one of the kite flies away. Kangana Ranaut as Gina plays the spoilt rich brat, who is accustomed to get her whims and fancies fulfilled., who is Hrithik’s student, is madly in love with him and can go to any extend to get him to love her back . The plot is filled with adventure, romance and ofcourse dance.
The recent buzz is that a debut song sung by Hrithik in Kites in English for this film & Kangana has take up ballroom dancing. Lets hope like this year Hrithik bags all the awards .