BOTY Score
63
User Score
73 7.3 10
Total Votes: 141
Release Date 25 January, 2013
Starring, , , ,
Director
Budget ₹90 crores
Box Office India ₹94 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹162 crores
Genre, ,
Info Updated:

Synopsis

This is a sequel to 2008 blockbuster Race. In this movie, Ranveer embarks on a journey of hatred and revenge after his lover and partner in crime is murdered. The world where loyalties change every second, betrayal walks right beside you and where love is just a game, how will Ranveer avenge Sonia’s death? Will he succeed in his planning?

Add a Different Synopsis

Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹14.38 crores
Saturday₹15.73 crores
Sunday₹18.06 crores
First Weekend₹48.17 crores
First Week₹69.58 crores
Second Week₹20.02 crores
Third Week₹3.4 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹94 crores
Worldwide Gross₹162 crores
Report an Error

Movie Reception

Race 2 got an excellent start at the box office due to the popularity of its first part, Race. Being a franchise film, a lot of hype was created by film' trailer and poster before its release. It opened well and earned an outstanding amount over the first weekend.

Also, it fared well in the weekdays and its box office collection reached near Rs. 70 crores after the first week. Race 2 earned decently in the second week and crossed Rs. 20 crores mark. The music of the film also played a major role in making it a hit in the theatres.

However, the film witnessed a fall in its third week and managed to earn near Rs. 94 crores in its lifetime. Race 2 also made a huge collection in the overseas and easily collected over Rs. 160 crores all over the world.

Full Cast & Characters

Saif Ali KhanRanvir Singh
John AbrahamArmaan Malik
Anil KapoorRobert D'Costa (RD)
Deepika PadukoneAlina Malik
Jacqueline FernandezOmisha
Ameesha PatelCherry
Aditya PancholiGodfather Anza
Rajesh KhattarVikram Thapar
Bipasha BasuSonia Martin

Fun Facts & Triva

  • Deepika Padukone and Ramesh Taurani had an argument due to Deepika's unethical behaviour on the sets of the film. He even considered Asin to replace her for the role. However, the matter cooled down after some time and the shoot for the film continued.
  • Saif Ali Khan didn't like the script of the film and expressed her anger on this to film's screenwriter.
  • Shahrukh Khan was first offered the negative role but he disagreed to play it. Later John Abraham played it.
  •  Jacqueline Fernandez's voice is dubbed in the movie and Mona Ghosh Shetty's voice is used for her.
  • Initially, Sanjay Dutt's was scheduled to play Aditya Pancholi's role but things could not match due to scheduling issues.
  • Chitrangadha Singh was earlier considered in place of Ameesha Patel in the film.
  • Aamir was approached to be the part of the film in the negative role but he was busy in shooting for his film, Dhoom 3. Hence the idea to cast him was dropped by the filmmakers.
  • Kareena Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra were the first choices for female leads in the film. Due to time constraints, this could not happen and later Deepika Padukone and Jacqueline Fernandez got the role.
  • John Abraham felt a lot of discomforts while working with her ex-girlfriend, Bipasha Basu in the film. He even asked the makers not to pair him opposite Bipasha in any scene of the film.
  • Race 2 is the first film of Saif Ali Khan and John Abraham together. They have not worked together after this movie.

Official Trailer