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Chakradhari (1977)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Vanisri, Jayaprada, Gummadi
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: GK Venkatesh
Presenter: Krishnaveni
Producer: NR Anuradha Devi
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Lakshmi Films Combines
Release Date: 3 February

Alludochadu (1976)

Cast: Ramakrishna, Jayasudha, Rajababu, Prabha, Krishna Kumari, Nagabhushanam, Allu Ramalingaiah, Gokina Rama Rao, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Ganesh Pathro, Chittibabu, Sarathi, Ashok Kumar, Modukuri Satyam, Jhansi, Ch. Varalakshmi, Jayamalini, Prakash
Story: Bhamidipati Radha Krishna
Dialogues: Bhamidipati Radha Krishna, Ganesh Pathro
Lyrics: Athreya, Kosaraju, Dasarathi, C. Narayana Reddy
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Cinematography: PS Selvaraj
Editing: J. Krishna Swamy, Balu
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Thara
Costumes: MK Rama Rao
Executive Producer: A. Poornachandra Rao
Producer: AV Subba Rao
Director: K. Pratyagatma
Banner: Prasad Art Pictures
Release Date: 10 June
Popular Songs:
1. Letakobbari neellalle poota maamidi pindalle
2. Velaapaalaa undaalammaa denikainaa

Antuleni Katha (1976)

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Cast: Jayaprada, Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Phataphat Jayalakshmi, Narayana Rao, Prasad Babu, Sripriya, Pradeep Sakthi
Story: MS Perumallu
Dialogues and Lyrics: Athreya
Music: MS Viswanathan
Cinematography: Lokanathan
Art: A. Ramaswamy
Producer: Rama Arangal
Screen-play and Direction: K. Balachander
Banner: Andaal Productions
Release Date: 27 February
Trivia:The film is a remake of Tamil super hit film Aval Oru Thodar Kathai (1974), also directed by K. Balachander. It was shot as black & white film.
Popular Songs:
1. Devude yichchaadu veedhi okati
2. Kallalo vunnadedo kanulake telusu
3. Are emiti lokam palugaakula lokam
4. Taali kattu subhavela medalo kalyanamaala

Swargam Narakam (1975)

Cast: Dasari Narayana Rao, Mohan Babu, Eshwara Rao, Annapurna, Jayalakshmi
Lyrics: Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: Satyam
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam
Producer: Mavullayya
Director: Dasari Narayana Rao
Banner: Lakshmi Narasimha Films
Release Date: 22 November
Trivia: This is debut film for both couples, i.e., Mohan Babu, Annapurna and Eshwara Rao, Jayalakshmi.
This film won Nandi Best Feature Film award.

Vanaja Girija (1976)

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Cast: Jamuna (Dr. Girija), Ramakrishna (Anand), Chandra Mohan, Satyanarayana (Bhushanam), Rao Gopala Rao (Ranga), Balasaraswathi (Rangeli), Bhavani, Krishna Kumari (Santha), Prabhakara Reddy, Padmanabham, Ramaprabha, Ramadas, Vijaya Lalitha
Screenplay and Dialogues: Gowtham
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Cinematography: Ashok Kumar
Editing: Anki Reddy
Art: Dilip Singh
Producer: E. Kuppuswamy
Director: Gowtham
Banner: Sri Vanaja Movies
Release Date: 22 April

Lakshmana Rekha (1975)

Cast: Murali Mohan, Chandra Mohan, Jayasudha, Suma, Girija, Gummadi, Chayadevi, Jyothi Lakshmi, Allu Ramalingaiah, KV Chalam
Dialogues: Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Satyam
Cinematography: Madhu
Director: N. Gopala Krishna
Banner: AVK Productions
Trivia: This is the debut movie of Jayasudha as a heroine.

Bratuke Oka Panduga (1977)

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Cast: Sridhar, Allu Ramalingaiah
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Producers: Y. Christopher, P. Hanumantha Rao
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Kiran Productions
Popular Songs:
1. Enni enni enni enni muddulunnavi
2. Nee kallaku manasundi aa manasuku choopundi

Puttinti Gowravam (1975)

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Cast: Krishnam Raju, Bharathi, Prabhakara Reddy, Allu Ramalingaiah, Padmanabham, Rao Gopala Rao, Pandaribai, Nirmala, Sobha, Suryakantham
Story: NV Subba Raju
Screenplay: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Dialogues: Modukuri Johnson
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Satyam
Cinematography: VVR Chowdary
Editing: Nayani Maheswara Rao
Art: B. Chalam
Producer: NV Subba Raju
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Sri Vani Art Combines
Release Date: 29 March

Pandanti Samsaram (1975)

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Cast: Bhanumathi, Gummadi, Rajababu, Satyanarayana, Allu Ramalingaiah, Sridhar, Rao Gopala Rao, Bharathi, Ramaprabha, Mukkamala, Chaya Devi, Potti Prasad, Balakrishna
Story: P. Lalitha
Dialogues: Appalacharya
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: Sukhdev
Presenter: K. Subbi Reddy
Producers: JA Rama Subbaiah, G. Eshwaramma
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Nandini Films

Cheekati Velugulu (1975)

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Cast: Krishna, Vanisri, Padmapriya, Satyanarayana, Suryakantham, Rao Gopala Rao, Mikkilineni, Gummadi (guest), Raja Babu, Ramaprabha, Krishna Kumari (guest)
Story: KS Prakasha Rao
Dialogues: Mullapudi Venkata Ramana
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, Athreya, Arudra, Kosaraju, C. Narayana Reddy, Prayaga
Music: Chakravarthi
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, Vani Jayaram
Cinematography: VSR Swamy
Art: Mohana
Producer: Kanuri Ranjith Kumar
Director: KS Prakasha Rao
Banner: Ranjith Movies
Release Date: 11 July
Popular Songs:
1. Meeti choodu nee hridayaanni palukutundi oka raagam
2. Hari hari naaraayanaa choodaraa naayanaa
3. Cheekati velugula kaugitilo
4. Choosaanu poddantaa vechaanu raatrantaa (CNR)

Chillara Devullu (1977)

Cast: Uma Bharathi, Vinay Kumar
Story: Dasarathi Rangacharya
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam
Director: T. Madhava Rao
Banner: Sri Kakatiya Pictures
Trivia: This was based on Dasarathi Rangacharya's famous novel 'Chillara Devullu'.
Popular Songs:
1. Paadaalane vunnadi vini mechchi manasichche manishunte
2. Kaluvaku chandrudu yento dooram

Gowri (1974)

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Cast: Krishna, Jamuna, Raja Babu, Subha, Allu Ramalingaiah, Rao Gopala Rao, Satyanarayana, Mikkilineni, Mukkamala, Ch. Krishna Murthy, KV Chalam, KK Sharma,  Radha Kumari, Sunandini, Susheela, Vijayalakshmi, Master Raju
Story: NV Subba Rao
Screenplay: PC Reddy
Dialogues: Tripuraneni Maharathi
Lyrics: Kosaraju, Dasarathi, Athreya
Playback: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam, LR Eshwari, Vasantha
Music: Satyam
Cinematography: VV Ram Chowdary
Editing: Nayani Maheswara Rao
Art: B. Chalam
Fights: Raghavulu
Choreography: Hiralal
Producer: NV Subba Rao
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Sri Vani Art Combines
Release Date: 1 August
Popular Songs:
1. Chee chee chee chee navvu chinnaari ponnaari navvu
2. Galagala paarutunna godaarilaa

Gajula Kishtayya (1975)

Cast: Krishna (Kishtayya), Zarina Wahab, Anjali Devi, Chandra Mohan (Raju), Giri Babu (Sundaram), Kantha Rao, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Mada, Subha, Suryakantham, Chayadevi (Bhramaramba), Nirmala, Pushpa Kumari, Susheela
Dialogues: Satyanand
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Cinematography: Ramakrishna Rao
Producers: Adurthi Bhaskar, MS Prasad
Director: Adurthi Subba Rao
Banner: Ravi Kalamandir
Release Date: 9 October
Popular Songs:
1. Navvulu ruvve puvvammaa
2. Inni rojulintha songasu eda daachukunnaavu

Kathanayakuni Katha (1975)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Vanisri, Pandari Bai, Rajababu, Satyanarayana, Prabhakara Reddy, Ramaprabha, Allu Ramalingaiah
Dialogues: Modukuri Johnson
Lyrics: Kosaraju, Dasarathi, Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Leela, P. Susheela, LR Easwari, Vani Jayaram, SP Balasubrahmanyam
Cinematography: G. Satyanarayana
Editing: B. Kanda Swamy
Art: S. Krishna Rao
Executive Producers: M. Janardan, Challagulla Venkata Rao
Producer: K. Devi Vara Prasad
Director: D. Yoganand
Banner: Tarakarama Pictures
Release Date: 21 February
Trivia: This is Devi Vara Prasad's debut film as a producer.
Popular Songs:
1. Vemanna cheppindi vedamuraa
2. Cheppanaa oka chinna maata

Oka Deepam Veligindi (1976)

Cast: Jaggaiah, Ranganath, Chandrakala, Subha, Gummadi, Allu Ramalingaiah, KV Chalam, Satyendra Kumar
Story: C. Nageswara Rao
Dialogues: BL Acharya
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Saluri Rajeswara Rao
Cinematography: Sukhadev
Executive Producers: Jagarlamudi Radha Krishna Murthy, Ghanta Sambasiva Rao
Director: Singeetam Srinivasa Rao
Banner: Siva Prasad Movies

Eduruleni Manishi (1975)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Vanisri, Jaggaiah, Kantha Rao (negative role), Prabhakar Reddy (Ranga Rao), Rajababu, Allu Ramalingaiah, Padmapriya, Nirmala, Girija Rani, Sashirekha, Vani, Nagasri, Jr Bhanumanthi, Jyothi Lakshmi, Venkateswara Rao (debut), Ramadas, Anand Mohan, Bheema Raju, Jagga Rao, Keshava Rao, Thara Krishna, Narra Venkateswara Rao, Master Ramu, Master Babul, Satyanarayana (guest), Hemalatha (guest)
Story and Dialogues: Bhamidipati Radha Krishna Murthy
Lyrics: Athreya
Playback: P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: S. Venkataratnam
Editing: Akkineni Sanjeevi
Art: S. Krishna Rao
Fights: Madhavan
Choreography: Srinu
Makeup: Mallikarjuna Rao, Peethambaram
Costumes: K. Surya Rao
Executive Producer: CR Mohan
Producer: C. Aswini Dutt
Director: K. Bapayya
Banner: Pallavi Art Pictures
Release Date: 12 December
Trivia: This was debut movie for Aswini Dutt as a producer.
It had a 100-day run in 5 centers.
Popular Songs:
1. Kasigaa vundi kasikasigaa vundi
2. He krishna mukund…

Ammayila Sapatham (1975)

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Cast: Chandra Mohan, Chandrakala (Geetha), Lakshmi (Chitra), Ramakrishna, Satyanarayana, Ramaprabha, Allu Ramalingaiah
Story: R. Selvaraj
Dialogues: Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Vijaya Bhaskar
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Vani Jayaram
Cinematography: HS Venu
Producers: D. Venkateswarlu, B. Sakunthalamma
Director: GVR Seshagiri Rao
Banner: Suresh International
Popular Songs:
1. Neeli meghamaa jaali choopumaa
2. Neeku naaku bandhamemo erugarayyaa

Satyaniki Sankellu (1974)

Cast: Krishna, Vanisri
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Chakravarthi
Director: KS Prakasha Rao
Banner: Lakshmi Chitra
Release Date: 6 October
Popular Songs:
1. Neekoo neevaaru leru naakoo naavaaru leru
2. Raa raa raatrivela manchidi

Meena (1973)

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Cast: Krishna, Vijaya Nirmala, Jaggaiah, Chandrakala, Gummadi, S. Varalakshmi
Story: Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani
Screenplay: Vijaya Nirmala
Lyrics: Dasarathi, Athreya, Arudra
Music: Ramesh Naidu
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanam, P. Susheela, LR Anjali, Raghuram, Vijaya Nirmala
Producers: PV Ramanayya, GP Mallayya
Director: Vijaya Nirmala
Banner: Vijaya Krishna Films
Release Date: 28 December
Trivia: It had a 50-day run in 15 centers.
Popular Songs:
1. Malleteega vantidi maguva jeevitam (Dasarathi)
2. Sreeraama naamaalu satakoti (Arudra)
3. Pellante noorella panta adi pandaali
4. Chenuku gattundi intiki gadapundi

Bangaru Kalalu (1974)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Lakshmi, Waheeda Rehman, SV Ranga Rao, Satyanarayana, Kantha Rao, Rajababu, Allu Ramalingaiah, Giribabu, Chittibabu, Bhanu Prakash, Ch. Krishna Murthy, Mamatha, Vijayalakshmi, Meenakumari, Sulekha, Baby Anuradha, Suryakantham (guest), Sumathi Kaushal (guest)
Story: Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rao
Screenplay: Adurthi Subba Rao, D. Madhusudana Rao
Dialogues: Modukuri Johnson, Gopi
Lyrics: Kosaraju, Dasarathi, Athreya
Play-back: Ghantasala, Ramakrishna, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao, JV Raghavulu, Madhavapeddi Satyam, P. Susheela
Music: Saluri Rajeswara Rao
Cinematography: PS Selvaraj
Audiography: A. Krishnan
Editing: MS Mani
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Heeralal, Sundaram
Publicity Designs: Eshwar
Executive Producer: Akkineni Venkataratnam
Producer: Dukkipati Madhusudana Rao
Director: Adurthi Subba Rao
Banner: Annapurna Pictures
Release Date: 21 June

Premalu Pellillu (1974)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Madhu), Sharada (Anuradha), Jayalalitha (Indira), SV Ranga Rao, G. Varalakshmi, Sridhar (Mohan), Rajababu, Geethanjali (Saroja), Allu Ramalingaiah, Manorama, Ramakrishna (Raghu), Nirmala, Bhanu Prakash, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Sunkara Lakshmi, Anuradha, Jhansi, Sandhya Rani, Baby Rani
Story: Madireddy Sulochana
Dialogues: Athreya
Lyrics: Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy, Dasarathi
Play-back: Ghantasala, SP Balasubrahmanyam, Ramakrishna, P. Susheela, S. Janaki
Music: MS Viswanathan
Editing: KA Marthand
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Heeralal, Chinni - Sampath
Producer: D. Bhaskara Rao
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Sri Ananta Lakshmi Art Pictures
Release Date: 12 January
Popular Songs:
1. Evaru neevoo nee roopamedi emani pilichedi
2. Manasuleni devudu manishikenduko manasichchaadu
3. Evarunnaaru paapaa neekevarunnaaru

Dorababu (1974)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Manjula, Jaggaiah, Satyanarayana, Gummadi, Rajababu
Dialogues: Gollapudi Maruthi Rao, Gopi
Lyrics: Dasarathi, Athreya
Music: JV Raghavulu
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela
Cinematography: Selvaraj
Editing: Marthand, K. Satyam
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Heeralal
Producers: J. Subba Rao, G. Rajendra Prasad
Director: Tatineni Rama Rao
Banner: Phani Madhavi Combines
Release Date: 31 October

Deergha Sumangali (1974)

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Cast: Krishna, Jamuna, Chandra Mohan, Jayasudha, Raja Babu, Ramaprabha, Prabhakara Reddy, Relangi, Prem Kumar, Babu Rao, Radha Kumari, Leela, Jr Bhanumanthi, Mada, Satyavathi, Kanta Rao, Dr Sivarama Krishnayya, Master Vasu, Master Harikrishna, Baby Gowri, Baby Sarala
Story: D. Balasubrahmanyam
Dialogues: Athreya
Lyrics: Dasarathi, Athreya, Arudra, C. Narayana Reddy
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, S. Janaki. LR Eshwari, Ramola, Chakravarthi
Music: Chakravarthi
Cinematography: VSR Swamy
Editing: P. Srihari Rao
Art: BN Krishna
Choreography: K. Thangappan, Nambiraj
Publicity Designs: Eshwar
Producer: K. Gopala Krishna
Director: K. Hemambaradhara Rao
Banner: Gopala Krishna Productions
Release Date: 22 August

Thota Ramudu (1975)

Cast: Chalam, Kannada Manjula, Pandaribai, G. Varalakshmi
Lyrics: Dasarathi, Kosaraju, Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: Satyam
Director: BV Prasad
Banner: Sri Ramana Chitra

Tulabharam (1974)

Cast: Chalam, Sarada
Lyrics: Athreya, Rajasri
Music: Satyam
Banner: Sri Ramana Chitra
Popular Song:
Radhaku neevera praanam

Tulasi (1974)

Cast: Krishnam Raju, Bharathi, Jaggaiah, Savitri, Kalpana, Gummadi, G. Varalakshmi
Lyrics: Athreya, Arudra
Music: Ghantasala
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Director: K. Babu Rao
Banner: Rama Vijetha Films

Gaali pataalu (1974)

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Cast: Krishna, Vijaya Nirmala, SV Ranga Rao, Gummadi, Savitri, Srividya, Padmanabham, Prabhakara Reddy, Mikkilineni, Mada, Rajanala, Mukkamala, KV Chalam, Manju Bhargavi, Manjula, Jaggaiah, Allu Ramalingaiah, Ramaprabha, Sriranjani, Potti Prasad, Anand Mohan
Story: Pani
Screenplay: Tatineni Prakasha Rao
Dialogues: Bhamidipati Radha Krishna
Lyrics: Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy, Sri Sri, Dasarathi, Kosaraju
Playback: P. Susheela, S. Janaki, LR Eswari, SP Balasubrahmanyam, Madhavapeddi Satyam, Vinod Kumar
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Cinematography: Ashok Kumar
Editing: NM Shankar
Art: Thota Venkateswara Rao
Choreography: T. Thangappan, Pasumarthi Krishna Murthy, Raju
Fights: Madhavan
Executive Producer: TLV Prasad
Producer and Director: Tatineni Prakasha Rao
Banner: Anil Arts
Release Date: 1 March
Trivia:Prakasha Rao saw Manju Bhargavi in one of her dance performance and cast her in a dance sequence for this film.

Uttamuralu (1974)

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Cast: Jaggaiah, Jayanthi, Gummadi, Vijaya Lalitha, Prabhakara Reddy, Rajanala, Mukkamala, Padmanabham, Nagesh, T. Krishna (debut), Ramaprabha, Rajasri, Balasaraswathi, Naga Sudha
Story and Dialogues: Kiran
Screenplay: Srinivasa Reddy
Lyrics: Athreya, Dasarathi
Music: JV Raghavulu
Cinematography: Devaraj
Editing: Mohan
Art: Bobbili Keshava Rao
Choreography: Srinivas
Producers: B. Bali Reddy, V. Venkateswarlu
Director: Srinivasa Reddy
Banner: SVSR Pictures

Ammayi Pelli (1974)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Bhanumathi, Gummadi, Chandra Mohan, Latha, Padmanabham, Gummadi, Srikanth, Ravi Kondala Rao, Mada, Master Sekhar, Master Ramesh, Ratna, Chayadevi, Radha Kumari, Pushpa Kumari, Vijayabhanu, Prasanna Rani, Mamatha, Satyavathi
Original Story: PS Vaidyanathan
Dialogues: DV Narasa Raju
Lyrics: Dasarathi, Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy, Kosaraju, Ganapathi Sastry
Playback: Ghantasala, Bhanumathi, SP Balasubrahmanyam, Madhavapeddi Satyam, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao, P. Susheela, S. Janaki, Vasantha, Savitri, Chayadevi
Music: Bhanumathi, Satyam
Cinematography: Lakshman Gore
Editing: M. Sundaram
Art: Rajendra Kumar
Choreography: Vempati Satyam, AK Chopra
Costumes: M. Krishna Rao
Director: Bhanumathi
Banner: Bharani Combines
Release Date: 7 March
Trivia: This is last film for Bhanumathi as a director.

Sneha Bandham (1973)

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Cast: Krishna, Jamuna, Krishnam Raju, Rajababu, Satyanarayana, Gummadi, Allu Ramalingaiah, Rao Gopala Rao, Gokina Rama Rao, Ramaprabha, Leela Rani, Krishna Murthy
Story: NV Subbaraju
Dialogues: Dasari Narayana Rao
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Satyam
Play-back: P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam, Anand, Ramakrishna
Cinematography: VVR Chowdary
Editing: Nayani Maheswara Rao
Art: Chalam
Presenter: B. Achyutarama Raju
Producer: NV Subbaraju
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Sri Vani Combines
Release Date: 20 July
Popular Song:
Sneha bandhamu enta madhuramu

Vishali (1973)

Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Puhalendi
Play-back: P. Susheela, Ramakrishna
Banner: Devi Shankar Pictures

Rama Rajyam (1973)

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Cast: Jaggaiah, Savitri, SV Ranga Rao, Chandrakala, Sarath Babu, Gummadi, Rajababu, Prabhakara Reddy, Allu Ramalingaiah, KV Chalam, Chittooru Nagaiah, Balakrishna, Chandra Mohan, Roja Ramani, Jyothi Lakshmi, Balasaraswathi
Dialogues: Bhamidipati Radha Krishna
Lyrics: Dasarathi, Athreya
Music: Ghantasala
Producer: KA Prabhakar
Director: K. Babu Rao
Banner: Rama Vijetha Films
Release Date: 4 April

Memu Manushulame! (1973)

Cast: Krishnam Raju, Jamuna, Jaggaiah, Chandra Mohan, Satyanarayana, Allu Ramalingaiah, Pushpalatha, Pramila, Jyothi Lakshmi, Tyaga Raju, KV Chalam, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Seetharam
Dialogues: Pinisetty
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: MS Viswanathan
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Cinematography: C. Bhaskara Rao
Producer: Vasanthi
Director: K. Bapayya
Banner: Sri Kalpanalaya

Mayadari Malligadu (1973)

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Synopsis:Munasabu Gangaraju (Nagabhushanam) is an evil man while his son Ramu (Master Ramu) is god-fearing and honest. Gangaraju kills Bala Brahmandanda Swamy (Padmanabham) and puts the blame on Mallanna (Krishna), but Ramu sees the murder. Now, Ramu is in a dilemma - if he tells the truth, his father will die, and if he does not, then an innocent Mallanna will die. This thus creates in the movie an interesting story line.
Cast: Krishna, Manjula, Jayanthi, Anjali Devi, Prasanna Rani, Nagabhushanam, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Rajababu, Krishnam Raju (guest), Dhulipala (guest), Rammohan (guest), Padmanabham, KV Chalam, Kantha Rao (guest), Chandra Mohan (guest), Mada, Sarathi, Master Ramu, P. Venkateswara Rao, Jagga Rao, Ch. Krishna Murthy, Manohar, MV Ramana, Master Ramesh, KK Sharma
Story: Adurthi Kameswari Bala
Screenplay: Adurthi Subba Rao
Dialogues: Satyanand
Lyrics: Athreya, Kosaraju
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, Madhavapeddi Satyam
Cinematography: KS Ramakrishna
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Marapurani Manishi (1973)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Manjula,  Jaggaiah, SV Ranga Rao, Gummadi, Sridevi, Rajababu
Lyrics: Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: Ghantasala
Producer: NN Bhatt
Director: Tatineni Rama Rao
Banner: Sri Uma Productions
Release Date: 23 November
Popular Songs:
1. Vachchindi vachchindi lachchimi (CNR)

Mamatha (1973)

Cast: Krishna, Jamuna, Krishnam Raju
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Krishna Kishore Productions
Release Date: 6 September

Manchivadu (1974)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Vanisri, Kanchana, Rajababu, Ramaprabha, Satyanarayana, Padmanabham
Dialogues and Lyrics: Athreya
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: PS Selvaraj
Art: S. Krishna Rao
Producer: T. Govindarajan
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Venus Combines
Release Date: 21 February
Popular Songs:
1. Aakalundadu daahamundadu ninnu choostunte
2. Ammaaye pudutundi achcham ammalaage untundi
3. Choostaa baagaa choostaa cheyi choostaa
4. Maapatikostaavaa mari repatikostaavaa

Bhakta Tukaram (1973)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Tukaram), Anjali Devi (Jijiya), Kanchana (Bahina), Nagabhushanam (Mumbaji), Ramakrishna (Vishnu), Sivaji Ganesan (Sivaji), Sridevi. Dhulipala, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Jr. Sriranjani
Dialogues: Veeturi
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, Dasarathi, Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy, Veeturi
Music: Adi Narayana Rao
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, Ramakrishna, SP Balasubrahmanyam
Cinematography: VSR Swamy
Editing: NS Prakasam
Art: GV Subba Rao, Vaali
Choreography: Heeralal
Producer: P. Adi Narayana Rao
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Anjali Pictures Combine
Release Date: 18 June
Popular Songs:
1. Bhale bhale andaalu srushtinchaavu
2. Ghana ghana sundaraa karuna rasa mandiraa (Krishna Sastry)
3. Paanduranga naamam parama punya dhaamam
4. Unnaavaa asalunnaavaa vunte kallu moosukunnaavaa
5. Padavelli potendiraa
6. Pilupu vinaga levaa nee gudiki tirigi raavaa
7. Sari sari vagalu telisera gadasari (CNR)
8. Poojaku velaayeraa ranga poojaku velaayeraa (CNR)

Palletoori Bava (1973)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Edukondalu), Lakshmi (Lalitha), Nagabhushanam, Rajababu, Ramaprabha, Sudha, Ramana Reddy, Sarathi
Dialogues: Bhamidipati Radha Krishna
Lyrics: Kosaraju, Athreya, Arudra, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Play-back: Ghantasala, SP Balasubrahmanyam, Ramakrishna, P. Susheela, Jayadev, Sarada Devi
Cinematography: Selvaraj
Editing: Krishna Swamy
Art: GV Subba Rao
Producer: Anumolu Venkata Subba Rao
Director: K. Pratyagatma
Banner: Prasad Art Pictures
Release Date: 15 August
Popular Songs:
1. Ose vayyaari rangee vagalamaari bungee
2. Ose vayyaari rangee naa manase kungee
3. Muripinche muvvallaaraa
4. Yey baavayyaa pilaka baavayyaa

Nindu Kutumbam (1973)

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Cast: Krishna, Jaggaiah, Jamuna, Vijaya Lalitha, Anjali Devi, Nagabhushanam, Allu Ramlingaiah, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Nirmala, Sandhya Rani, Kanakadurga, KK Sharma, Babu Rao (debut)
Story: RK Dharmaraj
Dialogues: Adurthi Narasimha Murthy, Maddipatla Suri
Lyrics: Athreya, Dasarathi, Gopi
Music: Saluri Rajeswara Rao
Cinematography: H. Appa Rao
Editing: Ankireddy
Art: Rajendra Kumar
Choreography: Heeralal, Seenu
Producer: Amara Rama Subba Rao
Director: P. Sambasiva Rao
Banner: Seeta Ramanjaneya Movies
Release Date: 22 June

Desoddharakulu (1973)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Vanisri, Nagabhushanam, Savitri, Prabhakara Reddy, Mikkilineni, Allu Ramalingaiah, Padmanabham, Rajanala, Mukkamala, Tyagaraju, Satyanarayana, Lakshmi Chaya, Shabnam, Roja Kumari (Padma Khanna)
Lyrics: Athreya, U. Visweswara Rao, Sri Sri, Modukuri Johnson, Arudra
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam, S. Janaki, LR Easwari
Cinematography: GK Ramu
Art: S. Krishna Rao
Producer: U. Visweswara Rao
Director: CS Rao
Banner: Deepthi International
Release Date: 29 March
Trivia: It colleced Rs. 12 lakhs in the first week, Rs. 25 lakhs in three weeks, and Rs. 30 lakhs in 30 days which was a industry record at that time.
It had a 100-day run in 12 centers and a 210-day run in Kadapa.
It was first colour social film for NTR.
Popular Songs:
1. Korukunna doragaaroo kongu pattukunnaaru
2. Mabbulu rendu bhetee ayite merupe vastundi
3. Ee veenaku shruti ledu endariko hridayam ledu
4. Swagatham doraa suswagatham
5. Idi kaadu maa sanskruti
6. Edo taapam oka…

Talli Kodukulu (1973)

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Cast: Anjali Devi, Krishna, Krishnam Raju, Kanchana, Chandra Mohan, Allu Ramlingaiah, Ramaprabha, Leela Rani, Sandhya Rani, Vijaya Bhanu, Dhulipala, Mukkamala, Edida Nageswara Rao, Ravi Kondala Rao, Nalla Rama Murthy, Balakrishna
Dialogues: Pinisetty
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: GK Venkatesh
Cinematography: Mehli Irani
Editing: SPS Veerappa
Art: Somnath
Executive Producer: GV Ramanaiah
Producers: Gummadi Veeraiah, Ramineni Koteswara Rao
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Gowrishankar Pictures
Release Date: 31 May

Sabhash Vadina (1972)

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Cast: KR Vijaya, Haranath, Krishnam Raju, Rajababu, Allu Ramalingaiah, Ramaprabha, Dhulipala
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Producers: Sunderlal Nahta, Soundappan
Director: M. Mallikarjuna Rao
Banner: Srikanth Productions
Release Date: 26 January

Vichitra Bandham (1972)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Vanisri, Anjali Devi, Suryakantham, SV Ranga Rao (guest), Gummadi, Chittooru Nagaiah, Padmanabham, Rajababu, Satyanarayana (guest), Ramamohan (guest), Leela Rani, Ramaprabha, Allu Ramalingaiah, Y. Vijaya, Radha Kumari, Vijaya, Bhanu Prakash, Seshagiri Rao, Siddappa Naidu, Master Adinarayana, Master Ramesh Babu
Story: Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani
Screenplay: Adurthi Subba Rao, Dukkipati Madhusudana Rao
Dialogues: Athreya
Lyrics: Dasarathi, Kosaraju,Athreya
Play-back: Ghantasala, Ramakrishna, P. Susheela
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: Selvaraj
Audiography: A. Krishnan
Editing: MS Mani
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Heeralal, Sundaram
Publicity Designs: Eshwar
Producer: D. Madhusudana Rao
Director: Adurthi Subba Rao
Banner: Annapurna Art Pictures
Release Date: 12 October
Trivia:  This was based on Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani's novel VIJETHA.
It had a silver jubilee run.
Popular Songs:
1. Andamaina jeevithamu addaala soudhamu
2. Cheekati velugula rangeli jeevithame oka …

Praja Nayakudu (1972)

Cast: Krishna, Jaya (debut), Rajasri, Nagabhushanam, Jaggaiah, Kantha Rao (guest), Shavukaru Janaki, Chandra Mohan, Rajababu, Mikkilineni, Ramaprabha, Ch. Narayana Rao (guest), Nirmala, Jyothi Lakshmi, Perumallu, Tilakam, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Potti Prasad, Kakarala, Dr. Ramesh, G. Rama Rao, Jagga Rao, Nalla Rama Murthy, Lakshmikantham, Junior Bhanumathi, Bezawada Chandrakala, Geethanjali (guest), Rajasulochana (guest)
Story: Vasireddy Seetha Devi
Screenplay: V. Madhusudana Rao
Dialogues: Bollimuntha Sivarama Krishna
Lyrics: Athreya, Kosaraju
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: VSR Swamy
Editing: K. Satyam
Art: Thota
Fights: Raghavulu
Choreography: Chinni - Sampath, Sundaram
Costumes: B. Narayana Rao
Publicity Designs: Eshwar
Presenter: Nagabhushanam
Producer: Ch. Raghava Rao
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Sashi Theatres Pvt. Ltd.
Release Date: 10 November
Trivia: This was based on Vasireddy Seetha Devi's novel SAMATHA.

Papam Pasivadu (1972)

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Cast: SV Ranga Rao, Devika, Master Ramu Raghuvaran, Chittooru Nagaiah, Nagesh, Satyanarayana, Suryakantham, Chayadevi, Rajababu, Prabhakara Reddy, Tyagaraju
Story, Screen-play and Dialogues: Gollapudi Maruthi Rao
Lyrics: Athreya, Kosaraju, C. Narayana Reddy
Play-back: Ghantasala, SP Balasubrahmanya, P. Susheela, LR Eshwari
Music: Satyam
Cinematography: M. Kannappa
Editing: Balu
Art: S. Krishna Rao
Choreography: KS Reddy
Executive Producer: Atluri Purnachandra Rao
Producer: Atluri Seshagiri Rao
Director: V. Ramachandra Rao
Banner: Sri Lakshmi Productions
Release Date: 29 September
Trivia: It is remake of South African film Lost in the Desert (1969) directed by Jamie Uys.
Popular Songs:
1. Amma choodaali ninnoo naannanu choodaali (Athreya)

Koduku Kodalu (1972)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Vanisri, Lakshmi, SV Ranga Rao, Santha Kumari, Gummadi, Satyanarayana, Rajababu, Ramaprabha, Padmini, PR Varalakshmi, Malladi Satyanarayana, Indira, Jaggaiah (guest), Ramana Reddy (guest), Suryakantham (guest)
Screenplay: P. Pullaiah
Dialogues and Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Playback: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, S. Janaki, LR Easwari
Cinematography: KS Prasad
Editing: NM Shankar
Art: S. Krishna Rao
Choreography: K. Thangappan
Makeup: KN Chowdary, Madhavaiah
Publicity Designs: Eshwar
Executive Producer: D. Jeevaraj
Producer: V. Venkateswarlu
Director: P. Pullaiah
Banner: Padmasri Pictures
Censor Date: 12.12.1972
Release Date: 22 December
Popular Songs:
1. Goppolla chinnadi guvvalle vunnadi
2. Cheyee cheyee thagilindi
3. Nuvvoo nenoo ekamainaamoo
4. Neekem telusu nimmakaaya pulusu

Abbayigaru Ammayigaru (1972)

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Cast: Krishna, Vanisri, Geethanjali, Satyanarayana, Gummadi, Allu Ramalingaiah, Padmanabham, Pandaribai
Lyrics: Athreya, Arudra
Playback: P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam
Music: KV Mahadevan
Producer: DB Narayana
Director: V. Ramachandra Rao
Banner: DBN Productions
Release Date: 31 August
Popular Songs:
1. Toli choopu choosindi hridayaanni
2. Ammayigaru ammayigaru oho ammayigaru

Kanchukota (1967)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Devika, Savitri, Vanisri, Uday Kumar
Lyrics: Malladi Ramakrishna Sastry, Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, S. Janaki
Producer: U. Viswswara Rao
Director: CS Rao
Banner: Viswasanthi Pictures
Release Date: 22 March
Trivia: It had a 100-day run in first release and run 105 days in Hyderabad in 1975.
Puhaledi given tunes for the song 'sarileru neekevvaru', while that time KV Mahadevan was suffering from illness.
Popular Songs:
1. Ledu ledani enduku neelo unnadi daastaavu
2. Sarileru neekevvaru narapaala sudhaakara
3. Siggenduke cheli siggenduke

Preminchedi Endukamma? (1999)

Cast: Anil, Maheswari, Prakash Raj, Ali
Music: Ilayaraja
Producer: Kranthi Kumar
Story, Screen-play and Direction: John
Banner: Sri Kranthi Chitra
Release Date: 8 October
Trivia: This is debut film for Anil in a lead role, who is younger brother of actor Srikanth.

Nirdoshi (1967)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao, Savitri, Anjali Devi, Mukkamala, Padmanabham, Satyanarayana, Geethanjali
Dialogues: DV Narasa Raju
Lyrics: Kondamudi Goparaya Sharma, C. Narayana Reddy
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, LR Easwari, Madhavapeddi Satyam
Music: Ghantasala
Cinematography: Jagirdar
Editing: B. Kandaswamy
Art: Thota
Producer: N. Ramabrahmam
Director: V. Dada Mirasi
Banner: Gowtami Pictures
Release Date: 2 March
Popular Songs:
1. Malliyalaaraa maalikalaaraa maunamugaa vunnaaraa
2. Ee paata nee kosame hoi ee aata nee kosame
3. Singaari chekumuki ravva emantunnadi
4. Chinnaari krishnayya raa raa
5. Sukusuku sutaari gumma shoku shoku romansu remma

Maa Balaji (1999)

Cast: Vadde Naveen, Maheswari, Laya, Sishwa, Vinod Kumar, Satyanarayana, Brahmanandam, Sudhakar
Dialogues: Ganesh Patro
Music: Vandemataram Srinivas
Cinematography: Sri Venkat
Choreography: Siva- Subrahmanyam
Executive Producer: Bhargav Reddy
Producer: S. Gopal Reddy
Screen-play and Direction: Kodi Ramakrishna
Baneer: Bhargav Arts
Release Date: 23 September
Trivia: This film is a remake of Malayali hit 'Punjabi House'.

Gopaludu Bhoopaludu (1967)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao (dual role), Jayalalitha, Rajasri, Rajanala, Padmanabham, Vanisri, Mikkilineni, S. Varalakshmi, Hemalatha, Allu Ramalingaiah
Dialogues: Palagummi Padma Raju
Lyrics: Arudra, C. Narayana Reddy
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, TM Sounderarajan, S. Janaki, Latha, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao, LR Easwari
Music: SP Kodandapani
Cinematography: Venu
Choreography: AK Chopra
Producer: S. Bhavanarayana
Director: G. Viswanathan
Banner: Gauri Productions
Release Date: 13 January
Popular Song:
1. Kotaloni monagaadaa vetaku vachchaavaa
2. Choodaku choodaku choodaku

Krishna Babu (1999)

Cast: Balakrishna, Meena, Raasi, Abbas, Chandra Mohan, Rami Reddy, Suthi Velu
Dialogues: Thotapally Madhu
Music: Koti
Cinematography: V. Srinivasa Reddy
Editing: V. Nagi Reddy
Art: Chanti Addala
Choreography: Lawrence, Tara, Kala
Presenter: V. Srinivasa Reddy
Producer: Chanti Addala
Director: Mutyala Subbaiah
Banner: Srinivasa Arts
Release Date: 16 September

Doctor Anand (1966)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao,  Anjali Devi, Kanchana, Padmanabham, Rajababu, Ramana Reddy, Chadalawada Kutumba Rao, Ramaprabha, AV Subba Rao, Chittooru Nagaiah (guest), Master Adi Narayana Rao, Baby Padmini
Story: V. Madhusudana Rao, Athreya
Screenplay: V. Madhusudana Rao
Dialogues: Athreya
Lyrics: Athreya, Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, Kosaraju, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, B. Vasantha, PB Srinivas, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao
Cinematography: C. Nageswara Rao
Editing: Akkineni Sanjeeva Rao
Art: Krishna Rao
Producer: D. Venkatapathi Reddy
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Ravindra Art Pictures
Release Date: 14 October
Popular Song:
Neelamohana raaraa ninnu piliche nemali nerajaanaa