- Aditya Seal starrer Rocket Gang received a mediocre response from critics and audience
- While the story was said to be flawed, viewers appreciated the dance element of the film
- Fans can now watch Rocket Gang on Zee5 from December 30, 2022
Recently released Hindi-language supernatural comedy, Rocket Gang received a mixed response from critics and the audience. After having a not-so-great theatrical run, the film is now set for OTT release before the end of 2022.
Rocket Gang: Cast and Crew
Directed by Bosco Martis, the film is written by Ravi Shankaran and Jasvinder Singh Bath, based on the story developed by Bosco Himself. Rocket Gang is produced by Zee Studios and stars Aditya Seal, Nikita Dutta, Jason Tham, Mokshda Jaikhani and others in pivotal roles.
Sunil Patel did the cinematography of the film, and the music was composed by Amit Trivedi. Rocket Gang also stars Ranbir Kapoor in a cameo.
Rocket Gang: OTT Release Details – Where to Watch
Rocket Gang was announced in August 2020 by Zee Studios, and the filming began a few months prior in March 2020. However, after a few days, it was rescheduled to December 2020 owing to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Due to several restrictions, the film was shot in Mumbai and completed in September 2021 as planned for a 2021 release. But the makers decided to delay the release, and the film eventually hit the theatres on November 11, 2022.
Post the theatrical run, the film will premiere on the digital platform. Fans can watch Rocket Gang on Zee5 on December 30, 2022. Director Bosco took to Twitter to share the news with a message that read, “Prepare to take-off! The #RocketGang is coming to take you to the Grooviest journey of a lifetime. #RocketGangOnZEE5 premieres 30th Dec.”
Prepare to take-off! 💃 🚀 🕺🏻
The #RocketGang is coming to take you to the Grooviest journey of a lifetime. #RocketGangOnZEE5 premieres 30th Dec.@ZeeMusicCompany @ZeeGlobal @ZeeStudios_ @ZEE5India pic.twitter.com/npr32zrzb0
— Bosco Martis (@BoscoMartis) December 28, 2022
Rocket Gang: Trailer and Story
The film revolves around five friends who plan a vacation to Wonder Villa. As Amarbir, Tania, Sahib, Pia, and Bunnu, reach the place, they find out the villa is in bad condition and not in the state as expected. Despite this, they continue the free vacation, which eventually turns into a nightmare as several unnatural and spooky situations begin hampering the holiday. On a motive to find out the truth, they start investigating it at a personal level only to find out if the villa is haunted or if there is any other reason behind this. Sharing the synopsis in a nutshell, the makers said, “Rocket Gang is about a group of five friends who are struggling to achieve their life goals and personal wishes.”
Rocket Gang: Response
Rocket Gang received a mediocre response from the critics. The review in the Times of India said, “Rocket Gang Movie Review: Bosco’s first film is a fun mashup of dance and comedy with a dash of horror.” Meanwhile, India Today’s review read, “Aditya Seal’s film is a bland horror comedy with an emotional climax.” On the other hand, Bollywood Bubble said, “Aditya Seal starrer has no horror, no comedy, but dance is its only saving grace.”
Rocket Gang: IMDb Rating
With a total of 50 reviews, Rocket Gang has received a rating of 6.2/10 on IMDb.