Brett Ratner, director of Rush Hour series and X-Men: the Last Stand teams up with Reliance BIG Pictures & Filmkraft to frame the International version of Kites
November 18, 2009: Reliance BIG Pictures and Rakesh Roshan’s much awaited ‘Kites’ is all set to make its mark on the world. Directed by Anurag Basu, starring Hrithik Roshan and the Mexican stunner Barbara Mori, the film has two versions Hindi and English. Brett Ratner, best known for the Rush Hour series, Family Man starring Nicholas Cage and X-Men The Last Stand is currently at work on the English version of Kites and tailoring it to appeal it to an international audience.
In the international markets ‘Kites’ will release with the English and Hindi version simultaneously where as in India, the film will release with the Hindi version. ‘Kites’is expected tocut across national boundaries and sensibilities to achieve a universal appeal. The film will see the widest possible release, both at national and international level. The release dates will be announced soon. The Hindi version is complete and the producers are very happy with the outcome.
About the film
‘Kites’ is a love story with precious moments and unexpected betrayal crossing barriers, boundaries and cultures. Shot in Las Vegas, Mumbai, New Mexico and Los Angeles Kites also stars Kangana Ranaut, Nick Brown and Kabir Bedi in pivotal roles with music composed by Rajesh Roshan. For more on the film log on to www.kites-thefilm.com