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Srinatha Kavi Sarvabhowmudu (1993)

Cast: NT Rama Rao, Jayasudha, Aamani, Rajendra Prasad, Satyanarayana, Gummadi, Rallapalli, Mikkilineni, Haribabu, Raja, Bhavani Shankar, Kota Shankara Rao, AVS, Disco Santhi, Gayatri, Divyavani, Sindhuja
Screen-play and Dialogues: Mullapudi Venkata Ramana
Lyrics: Srinathudu, C. Narayana Reddy
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, SP Sailaja, DA Mitra
Music: KV Mahadevan, Pugalendi
Cinematography: Nandamuri Mohana Krishna
Editing: D. Subhash, P. Suryanarayana
Art: Bhaskara Raju
Fights: Prabhu
Choreography: Srinu
Publicity Desings: Suresh Rang
Producer: Nandamuri Ramakrishna
Director: Bapu
Banner: Srimathi Movie Combines
Release Date: 21 October
Notes: This was NTR's last film.
Mullapudi Venkata Ramana has written the script based on the books 'Kavidwayam' and 'Srinatha Kavi Sarvabhowma' written by Nori Narasimha Sastry.
Initially, NTR planned to make the film in his own direction in 1983 and recorded some songs under the music direction of JV Raghavulu written by C. Narayana…

Kula Gowravam (1972)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (triple role as Rajendra Prasad, Raghu and Shankar), Jayanthi, Aarathi, Chittooru Nagaiah, Padmanabham, Ravi Kondala Rao, Kashinath Tata, Sandhya Rani
Dialogues: Samudrala Junior
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Kosaraju
Music: TG Lingappa
Cinematography: Marcus Bartley
Art: S. Krishna Rao
Producer: N. Trivikrama Rao
Director: Peketi Sivaram
Screen-play and Supervision: NTR
Banner: NAT/RK
Release Date: 18 October
Trivia: NTR done triple role first time as grandfather, father and grandson.
This was made in black and white, even in colour films era.

Bobbili Puli (1982)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (Major Chakradhar), Sridevi, Jayachitra, Ambica, Jaggaiah (Gopinath), Satyanarayana (Sanyasi), Prabhakara Reddy, Rao Gopala Rao (Bhanoji), Murali Mohan, Prasad Babu, Allu Ramalingaiah, Pushpalatha, Jaya Vijaya, Kakinada Shyamala, Jayasheela, Jyothi Lakshmi, Subhashini, Mikkilineni, Dhulipala, Mukkamala, Rajanala, Vankayala Satyanarayana, Ravi Kondala Rao, Tyagaraju, Bhimaraju, Jagga Rao, Chalapathi Rao, Anand Mohan, Veerabhadra Rao
Story, Screenplay and Dialogues: Dasari Narayana Rao
Lyrics: Veturi, Dasari
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, Vani Jayaram
Music: JV Raghavulu
Cinematography: KS Mani
Editing: GG Krishna Rao
Choreographer: Saleem
Art: Bhasakara Raju
Fights: Madhavan
Publicity Designs: Eshwar
Executive Producer: Vadde Kishore
Presenter: Vadde Sobhanadri
Producer: Vadde Ramesh
Writer and Director: Dasari Narayana Rao
Banner: Vijaya Madhavi Combines
Release Date: 9 July
Popular Songs:
1. Adhi okato number bassu
2. Jananee janmabhoomischa
3. O subbaravu o apparaavu
4…

Kondaveeti Simham (1981)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (SP Ranjith Kumar and son), Sridevi, Jayanthi, Mohan Babu, Satyanarayana, Rao Gopala Rao, Nagesh, Allu Ramalingaiah, Geetha, Mukkamala, Subhashini, Chalapathi Rao, Jagga Rao, PJ Sharma, Chidatala Appa Rao, Pushpalatha, Master Hari, Tyagaraju, Kanta Rao (guest)
Dialogues: Satyanand
Lyrics: Veturi
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Music: Chakravarthi
Cinematography: KS Prakash
Editing: Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao
Art: Bhaskara Raju
Fights: Sambasiva Rao
Choreography: Saleem
Publicity Designs: Eshwar
Producers: M. Arjuna Raju and Sivarama Raju
Director: K. Raghavendra Rao
Banner: Roja Movies
Release Date: 7 October
Popular Songs:
1. Attamadugu vaagulonaa attakoduko
2. Banginapalli maamidipandu rangu meedundi
3. Ee madhumaasamlo ee darahaasamlo
Trivia: It had a 100-day run in 37 centers. This film's 100 days function and 'Vayyari Bhamalu Vagalamari Bharthalu' launching ceremony held same day at Chennai.
This movie has been collected Rs. 1.21 crores in 50 days, which w…

Sardar Paparayudu (1980)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (Paparayudu and Rammohan), Sridevi (Vijaya), Sarada, Satyanarayana, Mohan Babu (British official), Gummadi (Baba), Rao Gopala Rao (Dharma Raju), Prabhakara Reddy, Pandaribai, Jyothi Lakshmi, Allu Ramalingaiah, S. Varalakshmi, Tyagaraju, KV Chalam, PJ Sharma, Chidathala Appa Rao
Story, Screenplay and Dialogues: Dasari Narayana Rao
Lyrics: Sri Sri (Burra Katha), Rajasri and Dasari
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, S. Janaki, Banerji
Music: Chakravarthi
Cinematography: S. Venkata Ratnam
Editing: GG Krishna Rao
Stunts: Sambasiva Rao
Art: Bhaskara Raju
Choreography: Saleem
Publicity Desings: Eshwar
Producer: Kranthi Kumar
Writer and Director: Dasari Narayana Rao
Banner: Sri Annapurna International
Release Date: 30 October
Popular Songs:
1. Hello temper
2. Jyothilakshmi cheera kattindi
3. Pandommidi vandala enabhai varaku
4. Tella cheera kalla kaatuka
5. Uyyaalaku vayasochchindi
Notes: This movie had a 300-day run.
This's inspired from Dilip Kumar's Bollywood blockbuster…

Vetagadu (1979)

Cast: NT Rama Rao, Sridevi, Rao Gopala Rao, Satyanarayana, Allu Ramalingaiah, Pandaribai, Nagesh, Jayamalini, Vijayalakshmi, Mamatha, Baby Sudha, Srilakshmi, Chalapathi Rao, Jagga Rao, Pushpalatha, Jaggaiah (guest), Kanta Rao (guest)
Story and Dialogues: Jandhyala
Lyrics: Veturi
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, S. Janaki
Music: Chakravarthi
Cinematography: KS Prakash
Editing: Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao
Art: Bhaskara Raju
Fights: Surendar, Kasam
Choreography: Saleem
Publicity Designs: Eshwar
Producers: M. Arjuna Raju, Sivarama Raju, Kumarjee
Director: K. Raghavendra Rao
Banner: Roja Movies
Release Date: 5 July
Popular Songs:
1. Aakuchaatu pinde thadise
2. Bangaru bathu guddu
3. Idhi puvvulu pooyani thota
4. Jabilitho cheppana jaamu raathiri
4. Ososi pilla kodipetta
Notes: This's the first film of NTR and Sridevi combination as a pair. Earlier, Sridevi acted as NTR's grand daughter in 'Badi Panthulu' (1972).
With this movie, NTR's remuneration toched to Rs. 10 lakhs and he…

Adavi Ramudu (1977)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (Ramu), Jayaprada (Padma), Jayasudha (Chilakamma), Nagabhushanam, Kaikala Satyanarayana (Nagaraju), Rajababu
Dialogues: Jandhyala
Lyrics: Veturi
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: Vincent
Producers: Satyanarayana and Suryanarayana
Director: K. Raghavendra Rao
Banner: Satya Chitra
Release Date: 28 April
Trivia: This film created so many records at the box-office.
It was the first film colleced Rs. 4 crores.
This film run 365 days in 4 centres, i.e., Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Hyderabad and Kurnool, surpassed SHOLAY's 3 centers record.
It had a 100-day run in 32 centres, 175-day run in 16 centres, 200-day run in 8 centres.
It had a 100-day run with 5 shows in Kanaka Mahal, Nellore. 
NTR got received Rs. 2.5 lakhs as remuneration for this movie.
This's the first cinema scope in colour for NTR.
100 days function celebrated at Apsara theatre, Vijayawada. ANR and Dilip Kumar were attended this function. 200 days function celebrated at Hotel Taj Koramandal, Chennai. Raj…

Srimadvirat Veerabrahmendra Swamy Charitra (1984)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (Veerabrahmendra Swamy), Prabha, Kanchana, Balakrishna (Sidhdhaiah), Kaikala Satyanarayana (Kakka), Allu Ramalingaiah, Rushyendramani, Mukkamala, Devika, Rathi
Screenplay: NT Rama Rao
Dialogues: Kondaveeti Venkata Kavi
Music: Susarla Dakshina Murthy
Cinematography: Nandamuri Mohana Krishna
Presenter: Nandamuri Jayakrishna
Producer: Nandamuri Harikrishna
Story, Screen-play and Direction: NTR
Banner: Ramakrishna Cine Studios
Release Date: 29 November
Notes: The shoot began in 1980 and finished in 1981. The movie faced censor problem due to the nude scene of Vemana's paternal sister-in-law. NTR fought three years with the censor board and won.
NTR done the shoot where Veerabrahmendra Swamy was travelled through out his life. The shoot was taken place in Kandimallayyapalle, Ahobilam etc. in Rayalaseema. This's the only film, which done the shoot at Mummudivaram Balayogi Mandiram.
This is the best film for singer Ramakrishna in his whole career.
This's the first Telugu…

Penki Pellam (1956)

Cast: NTR, Rajasulochana, Amarnath, Sriranjani, EV Saroja
Lyrics: Arudra
Music: NDV Prasada Rao
Producers: DB Narayana and S. Bhavanarayana
Director: Kamalakara Kameswara Rao
Banner: Sahithi Films
Release Date: 6 December

Sri Gowri Mahatyam (1956)

Cast: NT Rama Rao, Sriranjani, Suryakantham, Relangi, CSR Anjaneyulu, Balakrishna
Lyrics: Malladi Ramakrishna Sastry, Kosaraju
Music: Ogirala Ramachandra Rao
Playback: Ghantasala, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao
Cinematography: PS Selvaraj
Editing: VS Narayana, B. Kandaswamy
Choreography: Pasumarthi Krishna Murthy
Stunts: Stunt Somu
Producer: PS Seshachalam
Director: D. Yoganand
Banner: Mahavari Pictures
Release Date: 5 October

Chiranjeevulu (1956)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (Mohan), Jamuna (Radha), Gummadi (Dr. Krishna), Peketi Sivaram (Ratnam), CSR Anjaneyulu, Suryakantham, Chayadevi, Surabhi Balasaraswathi, Mahankali Venkaiah, B. Narasimha Rao
Dialogues and Lyrics: Malladi Ramakrishna Sastry
Music: Ghantasala
Playback: Ghantasala, P. Leela
Cinematography: VN Reddy
Editing: R. Hanumantha Rao
Art: DS Godgaonkar
Choreography: Pasumarthi Krishna Murthy
Producer: DL Narayana
Director: Vedantham Raghavaiah
Banner: Vinoda Pictures
Release Date: 15 August
Trivia: There are 17 songs in this film. All the lyrics penned by Malladi Ramakrishna Sastry.
Nandamuri Taraka Ramarao won the Filmfare Best Actor Award (Telugu) (3rd in succession) for his portrayal of Blind man.
This was based on two Hindi hit films 'Mela' (1948) and 'Deedar' (1951).
Popular Songs:
1. Kanupaapa karuvaina kanulenduko
2. Thellavaaraga vachche theliyaka naa saami
3. Manasu neede mamatha neede
4. Nallavaade golla pillavaade
5. Chikilinta chiguru sampangi guburu

Uma Sundari (1956)

Cast: NT Rama Rao, Sriranjani, Kannamba, Relangi, Chittooru Nagaiah, Surabhi Balasaraswathi
Lyrics: Vempati Sadasivabrahmam
Music: Aswatthama
Director: P. Pullaiah
Banner: Jupiter Pictures
Release Date: 20 July

Raitu Bidda (1971)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (Rambabu), Jaggaiah (Prasad), Vanisri, Anuradha, Santha Kumari, Chayadevi, Satyanarayana (Bhushaiah), Allu Ramalingaiah (Seshaiah), Rajababu, Rajanala, Sridhar, Nalla Rama Murthy, Kummari Master, Boddapati, Ch. Krishna Murthy, Sujatha, Prasanna Rani
Story: G. Balasubrahmanyam
Screenplay: BA Subba Rao
Dialogues: Pinisetti Srirama Murthy
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Kosaraju
Playback: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao, Madhavapeddi Satyam, LR Eshwari
Music: S. Hanumantha Rao
Cinematography: J. Satyanarayana
Editing: Marthand
Art: Vaali
Choreography: Gemini Raju, Vempati China Satyam
Executive Producer: Meda Venkata Ramana Murthy
Producer: Kotla Venkata Ramaiah
Director: BA Subba Rao
Banner: Lakshmikala Films
Release Date: 19 May
Popular Songs:
1. Manishini nammithe emundira
2. Devudu shrishtimchadu lokaalu
3. Raite raajyam elaali
4. Virisina marumalli jarugunu mana pelli
Notes: The most popular song of this film 'virisina marumalli jarugunu mana p…

Jayam Manade (1956)

Cast: NT Rama Rao, Anjali Devi, Shavukaru Janaki, R. Nageswara Rao, Relangi, CSR Anjaneyulu, Gummadi Venkateswara Rao, Perumallu, Meena Kumari, Subrahmanyam, Lakshmaiah, Krishnaiah, Ramakoti
Story: K. Pratyagatma
Dialogues: Samudrala Raghavacharya
Lyrics: Kosaraju
Music: Ghantasala
Editing: Tilak
Art: Vaali
Producers: Sunderlal Nahta
Director: Tatineni Prakasha Rao
Banner: Rajasri Productions
Release Date: 4 May
Trivia: It had a 100-day run in 11 centers.
Popular Songs:
1. Vastundoy vastundi kaare pedala chemata erulai
2. Veera gandham techchinaamayaa
3. Desa bhakti gala ayyalaaraa
4. O chandamama andala bhama
5. Kaluvala raja katha vinarava

Chintamani (1956)

Cast: NTR (Bilwamangala), Bhanumathi (Chintamani), Jamuna, SV Ranga Rao, Relangi, Kalyanam Raghuramaiah, Addala Narayana Rao, Rushyendramani, Lakshmikantham
Story and Lyrics: Ravuru Venkata Satyanarayana Rao
Music: Bhanumathi, TV Raju and Addepalli Rama Rao
Director: PS Ramakrishna Rao
Banner: Bharani Studios
Release Date: 11 April

Tenali Ramakrishna (1956)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Tenali Ramakrishna), NT Rama Rao (Srikrishna Devaraya), Bhanumathi (Rangasani), Jamuna (Kamala), Chittooru Nagaiah (Thimmarusu), Mukkamala (Thathacharyulu), Sandhya (Thirumala Devi), Mikkilineni (Kanakaraju), Rajanala, Vangara, Surabhi Balasaraswathi, Ramakoti, Lakshmikantham, Master Venkateswarlu, Dr. Kamaraju
Story: CK Venkata Ramaiah
Dialogues: Samudrala Raghavacharya
Lyrics: Jayadeva, Samudrala
Music: Viswanathan - Ramamurthy
Playback: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, Madhavapeddi, Leela, Rao Balasaraswathi Devi, Komala
Cinematographer and Producer: BS Ranga
Editing: PG Mohan
Art: Vaali, Ganga
Choreography: Chopra, PS Gopala Krishnan
Director: BS Ranga
Banner: Vikram Productions
Release Date: 12 January
Trivia: This film was based on CK Venkata Ramaiah's stage play 'Tenali Ramakrishna'.
This film won silver medal at national awards.
Popular Songs:
1. Chandana charchita neelakalebara (Jayadeva)
2. Chesedi emito cheseyi sootigaa
3. Aakataayi pillamooka

Santosham (1955)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (Anand), Anjali Devi (Amritham), Jamuna (Sarasa), Rajasulochana (Santhi Kumar), R. Nagendra Rao (Dayanidhi), Jaggaiah (Mohan), Rajaratnamm (Radhabai), Kamalabai (Gangaratnam), Relangi (Parvathalu), Rama Sharma (Murthy), Kutumba Rao (Avatharam), G. Narayana Rao (Doctor), Vangara Venkata Subbaiah (Pullayya), Vadlamani Viswanatham, (Sundarayya), Addala Narayana Rao (Shavukar), KVS Sharma (Prosecutor), Podili Krishna Murthy (Harihara Das), Ragini (dancer), Helen (dancer)
Story: CN Annadurai
Screenplay and Dialogues: Samudrala Raghavacharya, Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Lyrics: Samudrala Raghavacharya, Ramanujacharya
Playback: Jikki, P. Susheela, Rani, Ghantasala, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao, Panigrahi, Venkatesh
Music: Viswanathan and Ramamurthy
Cinematography: P. Rama Swamy
Editing: LS Ramachandran
Art: AK Sekhar
Choreography: Heeralal, Joshi, Jaya Shankar
Makeup: AV Ramachandran
Costumes: Mothi, Rahman
Producer: M. Somasundaram
Director: CP Deekshith
Banner: Jupiter Pictures Ltd.
Release Da…

Kanyasulkam (1955)

Cast: Savitri (Madhuravani), NT Rama Rao (Gireesam), CSR Anjaneyulu (Ramappantulu), Govindarajula Subba Rao (Lubdavadhanlu), Gummadi (Sowjanya Rao), Shavukaru Janaki (Buchchamma), Vinnakota Ramanna Pantulu (Agnihotravadhanlu), Vangara (Karataka Sastry), Hemalatha (Venkamma), Suryakantham (Meenakshi), Chaya Devi (Putakullamma), Chadalavada (Polisetti), Subhadra (Subbi), Kundu (Venkatesam), Peketi Sivaram (Police Inspector), Master Sudhakar, Kanchi Narasimha Rao, Pramila Rani (Purnamma)
Story: Gurazada Appa Rao
Dialogues: Vemapati Sadasivabrahmam
Lyrics: Gurazada, Basavaraju Appa Rao, Sri Sri, Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, Sadasivabrahmam, Malladi Ramakrishna Sastry
Playback: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, Padmapriya, Gana Saraswathi, Madhavapeddi
Music: Ghantasala
Cinematography: N. Prakash
Editing: R. Hanumantha Rao
Art: Godgaonkar, Vaali, Samudrala
Choreography: Pasumarthy Krishna Murthy
Costumes: K. Achyuta Rao
Publicity Designs: K. Ramadas
Producer: DL Narayana
Director: P. Pullaiah
Banner: Vinoda Pictu…

Jayasimha (1955)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (Jayasimha), Anjali Devi (Kalindi), Waheeda Rahman (Yuvarani), SV Ranga Rao (Rudrasimha), Kantha Rao (Vijayasimha), Gummadi (Ranadhir), Rajanala (Senapathi), Relangi (Subuddhi), Maddali Krishna Murthy, Atluri Pundarikakshaiah, Dr. V. Kamaraju, Satyanarayana (Pachandudu), Vangara, Mahankali Venkayya, Balakrishna, Padmanabham, Kuchala Kumari (dancer), Reeta (dancer)
Dialogues and Lyrics: Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Playback: Ghantasala, MS Rama Rao, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao, P. Leela, Rao Balasaraswathi, Jikki, Komali, P. Susheela, Rani
Music: TV Raju
Cinematography: MA Rahman
Audiography: A. Krishnan
Editing: GD Joshi
Art: Thota
Stunts: Somu
Choreography: Vempati Satyam
Costumes: K. Achyuta Rao
Producer: N. Trivikrama Rao
Director: D. Yoganand
Banner: National Art Theatre
Release Date: 21 October
Trivia: It was celebrated 100 days in 11 centers and silver jubilee in Srilakshmi Theater, Vijayawada.
Waheeda Rahman played as love interest to NTR.
This was NAT's first folklore film.
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