Rocket Singh - Salesman of the Year (2009)

Rocket Singh - Salesman of the Year





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Recent college graduate Harpreet Singh Bedi (Ranbir Kapoor) grows increasingly disillusioned with his job as a salesman while struggling to reconcile his professional ambition with his true heart's desire. Harpreet may have been an average student at best, but his infectious optimism and penchant for dreaming could prove the key to finally realizing his dreams of success.

Rating: PG
Genre: Art House & International, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Jaideep Sahni
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jan 19, 2010
Yash Raj Films - Official Site


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Critic Reviews for Rocket Singh - Salesman of the Year

All Critics (5) | Top Critics (2)

Ranbir Kapoor turns in a skillfully understated performance in Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year.

December 15, 2009
New York Times
Top Critic

Full Review… | February 8, 2011
Hollywood Reporter
Top Critic

A surprisingly sharp workplace comedy whose concerns should resonate with oppressed worker-bees everywhere. After all, who hasn't at one time or another been forced to weigh ideals against paying the electric bill?

Full Review… | December 15, 2009
Miss FlickChick

David-and-Goliath workplace drama from India goes unexpected places, and hits satisfying chords.

Full Review… | December 14, 2009
Film Journal International

Sporadically amusing, but it often drags and feels contrived and dull while suffering from an uneven balance of comedy, drama, romance and social criticism.

Full Review… | December 12, 2009
NYC Movie Guru

Audience Reviews for Rocket Singh - Salesman of the Year

Well, this was one of those movies that I almost turned off after about 40 min. It seemed like a decent movie, but I wasnt sure it was for me. But, I kept watching it for some reason. And I am so glad that I did. It turned out to be a really good movie. Very interesting, and really well made. I love movies where the underdog overcomes. This is definitely one of them.

Cynthia S.

Super Reviewer


Thought it'd be shitty. But it turned out to be waaaaaaaay faaaaaaaaaar better than what I'd expected. Indeed a pleasant surprise!!!

familiar stranger

Super Reviewer

Great movie that centralizes on a young college graduate that wishes to enter the business world of sales and marketing. Harpreet Singh Bedi lands a job with a computer company, and quickly learns that the position and the people working there aren't exactly what he had originally envisioned. The ethics involved alone causes problems with his own values, and this creates havoc with fellow salesmen, the sales manager, and the company director. The humiliation he endures allows him to take it upon himself to create a small company within the one he works for, and thus produces greater responses and connections utilizing the principles of values he abhors: co-op planning.
Ranbir Kapoor, Shazhan Padamsee, Sharon Prabhakar, Gauhar Khan, and Prem Chopra stars. Definitely worthy!

Leo L

Super Reviewer

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