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Gudi Gantalu (1964)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Krishna Kumari, Jaggaiah, Vasanthi, Relangi, Girija, Ramana Reddy
Dialogues: Mullapudi Venkata Ramana
Lyrics: Arudra, Athreya, Narla Chiranjeevi, C. Narayana Reddy, Dasarathi, Anisetty
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, S. Janaki, PB Srinivas
Music: Ghantasala
Cinematography: C. Nageswara Rao
Editing: NS Prakasam
Art: Krishna Rao
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Raja Lakshmi Productions
Release Date: 14 January
Trivia: This film is basad on the Tamil film 'Aalayamani' (1962) starring Sivaji Ganesan.
This film won the Bronze Nandi Award for Best Feature Film.
Popular Songs:
1. Janmamettithiraa anubhavinchithiraa
2. Dooraana neeli meghalu naalona kotta bhaavaalu
3. Neeli kannula needala lona

Karna (1964)

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Cast: Sivaji Ganesan (Karna), NT Rama Rao (Srikrishna), Savitri (Bhanumathi), Devika (Subhangi), MV Rajamma (Kunthi), R. Mutturaman (Arjuna)
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy
Music: Viswanathan and Rama Murthy
Play-back: Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna, P. Susheela
Cinematography: V. Rama Murthy
Editing: R. Devarajan
Director: BR Panthulu
Banner: Padmini Pictures
Release Date:
Popular Songs:
1. Gaaliki kulamedi edi nelaku kulamedi
2. Kannulande kanabadinaade kanne madilo daagunnaade

Manchi Chedu (1963)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, B. Saroja Devi, Sobhan Babu, Nagabhushanam, JV Ramana Murthy, Chaya Devi
Dialogues and Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Viswanathan and Rama Murthy
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela
Cinematography: MA Rahman
Art: Selvaraj
Producer and Director: TR Ramanna
Banner: RR Pictures
Popular Songs:
1. Repanti roopam kanti poovinti thoopula vamti
2. Poosina puvve vaadinadi

Tirupathamma Katha (1963)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Krishna Kumari, Gummadi, Suryakantham, Satyanarayana, Chayadevi, Rajasulochana (guest), Ramana Reddy, Vangara, Mikkilineni, Chadalawada, Hemalatha, Balasaraswathi
Dialogues: Bollimuntha Sivaramakrishna
Music: Pamarthi Venkateswara Rao
Play-back: Ghantasala, Madhavapeddi Satyam, P. Susheela, Jikki, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao, P. Leela, K. Rani
Cinematography: Ramachandra Babu
Editing: GD Joshi, V. Anki Reddy
Art: Kudaravalli Nageswara Rao
Sound: Francis A. Swamy
Producer: Donepoodi Krishna Murthy
Director: BS Narayana
Banner: Gokul Productions
Release Date: 4 October
Trivia: In first release it was an average movie at the box-office. But in second release in 1987, it had a 100-day run in Vijayawada.

Lakshadhikari (1963)

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Synopsis: Shavukar Rangaiah's (Chittooru Nagaiah) right hand man is Seethaiah (Gummadi). The Shavukar dotes on his motherless son, and his brother-in-law pesters him for money. Rangaiah is accused of murdering a diamond merchant and is sent to jail while his son is taken away. Lost and found by a childless couple, this boy is named as Varaprasad. The couple, Pichchaiah and Achchamma (Ramana Reddy and Suryakantham) has a daughter after that, and name her Leela. Varaprasad (NTR) becomes a doctor, starts a pharmacy with the help of Seethaiah, falls in love with Seethaiah's daughter Padma (Krishna Kumari) and leads a happy life. Then he finds out that he is not the couple's own son, so he sets out to find his biological parents. In a surprising twist, the now released Rangaiah is found to be innocent while the real murderer turns out to be Seethaiah.
Cast: NT Rama Rao (Prasad), Krishna Kumari (Padma), Gummadi (Seethaiah), Chittooru Nagaiah (Rangayya), Ramana Reddy, Mikkilineni,…

Bandipotu (1963)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Krishna Kumari, EV Saroja, Gummadi, Nagaiah, Rajanala, Relangi, Girija, Meena Kumari, Ramana Reddy, Mikkilineni, Pushpavalli, Vangara
Dialogues: Tripuraneni Maharathi
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Arudra
Music: Ghantasala
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, P. Leela
Cinematography: Ravikanth Nagaich
Editing: Prakash
Art: Krishna Rao
Producers: Sunderlal Nahta, Doondy
Director: B. Vittalacharya
Banner: Rajalakshmi Productions
Release Date: 15 August
Trivia: This was the first movie of NTR and Vittalacharya combination.
It had a 100-day run in 5 centers.
The song 'vagala ranivi neeve' rendered by Ghantasala has given inspiration to the Hindi song 'bahaaro phool barsaavo' ('Suraj' - 1968) rendered by Mohd Rafi.
Popular Songs:
1. Oohalu gusa gusalaade (Arudra)
2. Vagala ranivi neeve sogasu kaadanu nene
3. Malliyallo malliyallo malli vastaavo ledo
4. Antaa nee kosam anduke ee vesham

Aapta Mitrulu (1963)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Krishna Kumari, Kannamba, Kanta Rao, Relangi, Rajasulochana, Girija, Mikkilineni, Perumallu, Rushyendramani
Dialogues and Lyrics: Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Music: Ghantasala
Producer and Director: Kadaru Nagabhushanam
Banner: Sri Raja Rajeswari Film Company
Release Date: 29 May

Paruvu Pratishta (1963)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao (Raghu), Anjali Devi (Anjali Devi), Gummadi (Rao Bahaddur), Kannamba, Rajanala, Suryakantham, Girija (Karuna), Chaya Devi, Satyanarayana, Chalam, Relangi, Mikkilineni, Amarnath, Rajababu, Aadoni Lakshmi, Chidathala Appa Rao, Krishna (guest)
Story and Screenplay: Manapuram Appa Rao
Dialogues: Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Lyrics: Arudra, Sri Sri, Kosaraju, C. Narayana Reddy, Rajasri
Music: Pendyala Nageswara Rao
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela
Cinematography: Kamal Ghosh
Editing: B. Gopala Rao
Art: Rajendra Kumar
Producer: Jupudi Venkateswara Rao
Director: Manapuram Appa Rao
Banner: Valta Productions
Release Date: 9 May
Trivia: It had a 100-day run in Rajakumari Theatre, Vijayawada.
Popular Songs:
1. Kanulundee choodalenu galamundee paadalenu
2. Aa mabbu teralalona daagundi chandamama

Savathi Koduku (1963)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Shavukaru Janaki, Relangi, Gummadi, Girija, Hemalatha
Story and Screenplay: Y. Ranga Rao
Music: Satyam
Director: Y. Ranga Rao
Banner: Naveena Chitra
Release Date: 22 February
Trivia: This was Satyam's debut film as a music director. But this film was not successful and he didn't get proper recognition through this film. 'Paala Manasulu' (1967) with Haranath and Jamuna in the lead was his first Telugu film that gave him some name as a music director.

Valmiki (1963)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao (Valmiki), Rajasulochana, Kanta Rao, Leelavathi, Kalyanam Raghuramaiah, Rajanala, Padmanabham, Sharada, Meena Kumari
Dialogues and Lyrics: Samudrala Raghavacharya
Music: Ghantasala
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela
Cinematography: MA Rahman
Art: Sekhar
Producer: M. Somasundaram
Director: CS Rao
Banner: Jupiter pictures
Release Date: 9 February

Pempudu Koothuru (1963)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Shavukaru Janaki, Devika, Haranath, Relangi, Ramana Reddy, Hemalatha, Balakrishna, Lanka Satyam, Malathi, Ramadevi, Arunasri
Dialogues: DV Narasa Raju
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Kosaraju, Anisetty Subba Rao
Music: TG Lingappa
Cinematography: V. Rama Murthy
Producer and Director: BR Panthulu
Banner: Padmini Pictures
Release Date: 6 February

Aatma Bandhuvu (1962)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Savitri, SV Ranga Rao, Kannamba, Padmanabham, Sarada, Girija, Kakarala, Meena Kumari, Mohana, Vallam Narasimha Rao, E. Nageswara Rao, Raja Babu
Lyrics: Kosaraju, C. Narayana Reddy, Athreya, Sri Sri
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: Ghantasala, PB Srinivas, P. Susheela, Jamuna Rani
Director: PS Ramakrishna Rao
Banner: Sri Sarathi Studios
Release Date: 14 December
Trivia: This was a remake of Tamil movie 'Padikkadha Medhai', directed by A. Bhim Singh and starred by Sivaji Ganeshan and SV Ranga Rao.
Popular Songs:
1. Chaduvuraani vadivani digulu chendaku
2. Anaganagaa oka raju anaganagaa oka rani
3. Teeyani oohalu

Raktha Sambandham (1962)

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Synopsis: Raju (NTR) and Radha (Savitri) are Siblings and very affectionate to each other. Anand (Kanta Rao) saves Radha from an accident. They startd loving each other. Raju works in a factory. The factory is closed for some reason. He starts his own business and very successful. He plans to marry his sister to a rich man. After knowing that she loves Anand, he insults him. However, later he requests pardon and marries them. Raju also marries. Kanthamma (Suryakantham), aunt of Anand, living with them creates differences between them, resulting their separation. Radha gives birth to a boy. The wife of Raju dies after giving birth to a girl. Raju writes his entire proper in the name of Radha and goes on tour. However, he returns back after finding out that his real peace of mind with his sister. He loses sight on Deepavali day in order save the son of Radha from fire accident. Finally both the siblings unite and die together.
Cast: NT Rama Rao (Raju), Savitri (Radha), Devika, Kanta Rao …

Swarna Manjari (1962)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Anjali Devi, Jayanthi, Rajanala, Nagaiah, Kannamba, Padmanabham, Peketi Sivaram, Meena Kumari
Story and Dialogues: Malladi Ramakrishna Sastri
Lyrics: Samudrala Raghavacharya
Music: Adi Narayana Rao
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela
Cinematography: Mahlee Irani, Aadi Irani
Editing: NS Prakasham
Art: Sekhar, Vaali
Choreography: Vempati Satyam, Heeralal
Producer: Adi Narayana Rao
Director: Vedantam Raghavaiah
Banner: Anjali Pictures
Release Date: 10 August
Trivia: Initially, the film named as 'Suvarna Manjari', later changed it as 'Swarna Manjari'.

Daksha Yagnam (1962)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao (Lord Siva), Devika (Dakshayani), Amarnath (Vishnu), Mikkilineni (Brahma), SV Ranga Rao (Daksha), Kannamba (Vairini), Rajasri (Rohini), Ramakrishna (Chandra), Kalyanam Raghuramaiah (Narada), Satyanarayana, Meena Kumari, Chayadevi, Suribabu, Padmanabham, Balakrishna
Dialogues and Lyrics: Arudra
Music: S. Hanumatha Rao
Cinematography: Lakshman Gore
Art: Thota Venkateswara Rao, M. Venkateswara Rao
Presenter: P. Kannamba
Producer and Director: KB Nagabhushanam
Banner: Varalakshmi Pictures
Release Date: 10 May
Trivia: Initially the film starts with Kanta Rao as Siva. Later he replaced with NTR. In this film, NTR portrayed the Siva role first time in his career.
After 15 days of release of this film, NTR's elder son Ramakrishna was died unexpectedly. NTR beleived that this was happened because he done the Siva role, who is the Layakara. So, he decided to never portrayed that role again. But he did the role in the film 'Uma Chandi Gowri Sankarula Katha', with request of…

Tiger Ramudu (1962)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao (Ramu), Rajasulochana (Radha), SV Ranga Rao (Prabhakar), Relangi (Brahmam), CSR Anjaneyulu, Lanka Satyam (Chalamaiah), Ammaji, Girija, Sandhya, Hemalatha
Dialogues and Lyrics: Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Music: Ghantasala
Cinematography: Jagirdar
Art: Godgaonkar
Presenter: Lanka Kameswara Rao
Producers: Patnam Chinna Rao, Vaddi Sriramulu
Director: CS Rao
Banner: Sri Srinivasa Productions
Release Date: 8 March

Gaali Medalu (1962)

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Synopsis: Ranganatham (Nagaiah) leaves his only son Krishna (NTR) in the custody of Panakalu (SV Ranga Rao) before he leaves for the medical treatment. Greedy Panakaalu leaves the village with the money given by Ranganayakulu for the Krishna's education and buys the land in town. He educates his son Mohan (Jaggaiah) and makes Krishna to look after the lands.
Panakalu takes money from Naganna as loan, in exchange to make Lakshmi (Devika) as his daughter-in-law. Lakshmi who is in love with Krishna unaware that she needs to marry Mohan. Panakalu accuses Krishna of spoiling the marriage of Lakshmi with Mohan, which makes Krishna to leave the house. Meanwhile Mohan in the pretext of a millionaire meets Nimmi aka Nirmala (Jayanthi) who is Zamindar's (Rajanala) daughter and marries her. Lakshmi leaves the house in search of Krishna.
How Krishna meets his father Ranganath, and marries Lakshmi and brings changes in Panakalu and Mohan is the rest of the tear-jerking story.
Cast: NT Rama…