- RDX (Robert Dony Xavier) stars Shane Nigam, Antony Varghese, and others
- The film made over Rs. 80 crores at the box office globally
Popular Malayalam film RDX, which received critical acclaim and created history at the box office, had a successful theatrical run. After a long wait, the film is now set to stream online on the OTT platform. Below are the details:
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RDX OTT Release Date
|RDX OTT Release Date||September 29, 2023|
|RDX OTT Platform||Netflix|
|RDX Cast||Shane Nigam, Antony Varghese, and others|
|RDX Director||Santosh Kata|
|RDX Box Office||Over Rs. 80 crores|
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Malayalam film RDX (Robert Dony Xavier) is directed by Nahas Hidayath and written by Adarsh Sukumaran with dialogues by Shabas Rasheed. The story has been conceptualised by by Nahas Hidayath, and Sophia Paul has produced it under Weekend Blockbusters’ banner. RDX stars popular names like Shane Nigam, Antony Varghese, and Neeraj Madhav. The cinematography has been managed by Alex J. Pulickal, whereas Chaman Chakko has edited the film and Sam C. S. composed the music.
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RDX: Robert Dony Xavier revolves around the close-knit friendship of three individuals. Under the tutelage of Xavier’s father, they receive martial arts training but often find themselves embroiled in fights, causing distress for their families. Trouble escalates when Robert clashes with Jaison, a local gang member, resulting in a brutal altercation that leaves Jaison injured. In retaliation, the gang targets Robert and Dony’s families, prompting the trio to unite and seek vengeance against the gang. As they confront the gang, Xavier joins them to shield his friends from an even larger criminal organization. This film offers a compelling blend of action, drama, and humour, delving into the themes of friendship, familial bonds, and the pursuit of justice while celebrating Malayalam culture and folklore.
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RDX Review, Box Office and IMDb Rating
Critics mentioned RDX as a fun-filled, action-packed film with stellar performances from its lead actors. The well-choreographed action sequences and the perfect blend of humour and sentiment make it a must-watch for action film enthusiasts. Reviewers highlighted that while it excels in delivering thrilling action, the plot is somewhat predictable, and a few characters are underdeveloped. Overall, the film received praise for its strong performances and stylish action sequences, making it an enjoyable cinematic experience for critics and audiences.
Meanwhile, the film achieved significant commercial success, surpassing Rs. 80 crore in global earnings, with Kerala contributing over Rs. 50 crore to its box office collection. Impressively, the film crossed the Rs. 50 crore mark within just nine days of its release, establishing itself as one of the fastest-grossing films in Malayalam cinema history. Users on IMDb have given the film a rating of 7.9/10.