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Samsaram (1950)


Cast: NT Rama Rao (Raghu), Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Venu), Lakshmirajyam (Manjula), Pushpalatha, Suryakantham, Relangi, Balasaraswathi, Doraswamy, Nalla Rama Murthy, Bezawada Kantamma, Savitri, Master Anand, Baby Aruna
Story and Dialogues: Vempati Sadasivabrahmam
Lyrics: Kondamudi Gopalaraya Sharma, Sadasiva Brahmam
Music: Susarla Dakshina Murthy
Playback: Ghantasala
Cinematography: B. Subba Rao
Producers: KV Krishna, CV Ranganatha Das
Director: LV Prasad
Banner: Sadhana Productions
Release Date: 29 Dec
Box-office: Silver Jubilee film
Trivia: Initially Savitri booked as second heroine opposite Akkineni, but the director LV Prasad disappointed with her performance. She dropped after some shoot and Pushpalatha replaced her. Anyway Savitri did a small role of Pushpalatha's friend. Later, Savitri made her mark with the great performance as 'Missamma', eventually directed by LV Prasad.
This was first film for Sadhana Productions.
NTR and ANR played as siblings.
Popular Songs:
1. Kala nijamaayegaa korika teeregaa
2. Samsaram samsaram prema sudhaapooram
3. Andaala chandamaama
4. Sogasaina kraapu poye
5. Chitramainadi vidhi nadaka (Sadasiva Brahmam)

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