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Murali Krishna (1964)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Jamuna, SV Ranga Rao, Haranath, Geethanjali, Gummadi, Sharada, Ramana Reddy, Suryakantham, L. Vijaya Lakshmi
Story: P. Radha
Dialogues: Athreya
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Dasarathi, Athreya
Music: Master Venu
Cinematography: Madhav Bulbule
Editing: R. Hanumantha Rao
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Vempati Satyam
Producer: V. Venkateswarlu
Director: P. Pullaiah
Banner: Padmasri Vaari
Release Date: 14 February
Popular Songs:
1. Oo anu oo oo anu ounanu ounounanu
2. Kanulu kanulu kalisenu kanne vayasu pilichenu

Zamindar (1966)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Krishna Kumari, Gummadi, Nagabhushanam, Relangi, Suryakantham, Hemalatha, L. Vijayalakshmi, Linga Murthy, Satyanarayana, Nellore Kantha Rao
Story and Dialogues: Mullapudi Venkata Ramana
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Arudra, Dasarathi, Kosaraju
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Cinematography: PS Selvaraj
Editing: Akkineni Sanjeeva Rao
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Heeralal
Producer: Tammareddy Krishna Murthy
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Ravindra Art Pictures
Release Date: 7 January
Popular Songs:
1. Palakarinchitene uliki uliki padathaavu (CNR)
2. Aa navvula kosame nenu kalalu kannaanu
3. Neetote untaanu seshagiri baavaa

Pattukunte Padivelu (1967)

Cast: Chalam, Satyanarayana, Geetanjali, Gummadi
Lyrics: Dasarathi, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Play-back: Madhavapeddi Satyam, S. Janaki, P. Susheela
Director: M. Mallikarjuna Rao
Banner: Navajyothi Films
Popular Songs:
1. Nampalli station kaada jaampandlu baaguntaaye

Manushulu Mamathalu (1965)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Savitri, Jayalalitha, Jaggaiah, Gummadi, Ramana Reddy, Prabhakara Reddy, Rajasri, Hemalatha, Master Bheema Shankaram, Baby Sujatha, Ramanjaneyulu, Master Chalapathi
Original Story: Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani
Screenplay: Pratyagatma
Dialogues: Athreya
Lyrics: Dasarathi, C. Narayana Reddy, Kosaraju, Athreya
Playback: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, S. Janaki, Jayadev
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Cinematography: PS Selvaraj
Editing: J. Krishna Swamy
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Heeralal
Producer: AV Subba Rao
Director: K. Pratyagatma
Banner: Prasad Art Pictures
Censor Date: 19.07.1965
Release Date: 27 August
Trivia: This was Jayalalitha's debut film.
This was the first Telugu film got a 'A' certificate from Censor Board.
Popular Songs:
1. Siggestondaa siggestondaa moggalaanti chinnadi
2. Vennelalo malliyalu mallelalo ghumaghumalu (Dasarathi)

Bandipotu Dongalu (1969)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Krishna), Jamuna (Indira), Gummadi (Doctor), Rukmini (Yashoda), Nagabhushanam (Varaham), Jaggaiah, SV Ranga Rao, Kanchana, Suryakantham, Raja Babu, KV Chalam, Mukkamala, Prabhakara Reddy, Tyagaraju, Anand Mohan, Rajasulochana, Jayanthi, Ramaprabha, Usha Kumari
Story and Screenplay: KS Prakasha Rao
Dialogues: NR Nandi
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Sri Sri, Dasarathi, Arudra
Music: Pendyala Nageswara Rao
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, Raghavulu
Cinematography: S. Venkata Ratnam
Editing: KA Marthand
Art: S. Krishna Rao, Suranna
Choreography: Chinni - Sampath, KS Reddy, Thangappa
Costumes: Narayana Murthy
Presenter: ASR Anjaneyulu
Producers: J. Subba Rao, G. Rajendra Prasad
Director: KS Prakasha Rao
Banner: Madhavi Pictures
Popular Songs:
1. Vinnanule priyaa kanugonnaanule priyaa
2. Aadu doraa vetaadu doraa memanthaa neeku thodu doraa (Sri Sri)

Anuragam (1963)

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Cast: Haranath (Hari), Vasanthi (Chitti), Chalam, Girija, Gummadi(Raghu), G. Varalakshmi (Janaki), Nagaiah (Bhujangam), Bhanumathi (Durga), Shavukaru Janaki (Sarada), Relangi (Papa Rao), Ramana Reddy (Mukundam), Suryakantham
Dialogues: Athreya
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Athreya, Malladi Ramakrishna Sastry, Kosaraju
Music: Pendyala Nageswara Rao
Playback: Bhanumathi
Cinematography: C. Nageswara Rao
Editing: MSN Murthy
Art: Rajendra Kumar
Producers: P. Hanumantha Rao, D. Suryanarayana
Director: Gutta Ramineedu
Banner: Anurupa Pictures
Release Date: 14 June
Box-office: Flop
Trivia: D. Ramanaidu, the wellknown producer, entered into the film world with this movie as a financial partner. He invested Rs. 20,000, which was a big amount at that time. But his name didn't appeared in the titles.
It was made in Vahini Studio, Chennai.
Popular Songs:
1. Pade pade kannulive bedarunenduku (CNR)
2. Premaa pichchee okate (Athreya)
3. Khushee khusheegaa naato raave
4. Sannajaji teeveloy sampangi poovuloy
5. P…

Kula Gotralu (1962)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Ravi), Krishna Kumari (Saroja), Gummadi (Bhushayya), G. Varalakshmi, Relangi, Ramana Reddy, Padmanabham, Girija, Suryakantham, Sandhya, Mikkilineni
Story: Pratyagatma
Dialogues: Athreya
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Kosarasu
Music: Saluri Rajeswara Rao
Cinematography: Vincent
Editing: Sanjeevi
Art: GV Subba Rao
Producer: AV Subba Rao
Director: Pratyagatma
Banner: Prasad Art Pictures
Release Date: 24 August
Trivia: It received President's appreciation certificate.
This was first time, C. Narayana Reddy had been written lyrics for an ANR's movie.
Popular Songs:
1. Chelikaadu ninne rammani piluva (CNR)
2. Chilipi kanula teeyani chelikaadaa (CNR)
3. Ayyayyo chetilo dabbulu poyene (Kosaraju)

Amarasilpi Jakkanna (1964)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Jakkanna), B. Saroja Devi (Manjari), Chittooru Nagaiah (Mallanna), Haranath (Dankanna), Udaya Kumar, Dhulipala, Relangi, Girija, Suryakantham, Pushpavalli
Dialogues: Samudrala
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy, Dasarathi, Samudrala
Play-back: Ghantasala
Music: Saluri Rajeswara Rao
Cinematography: BS Ranga
Producer, Director: BS Ranga
Banner: Vikram Studios
Release Date: 27 March
Trivia: This was made in Telugu and Kannada simultaneously. Kalyan Kumar portrayed the Jakkanna role in the Kannada version 'Amarasilpi Jakkanachari'.
Nagaiah, ANR and Haranath played as father (Mallanna), son (Jakkanna) and grandson (Dakkanna) respectively.
Popular Songs:
1. Ee nallani raalalo E kannulu daageno (CNR)
2. Nagumomu choopinchavaa gopaalaa (CNR)
3. Andaala bommato aataadavaa (Dasarathi)
4. Niluvumaa niluvumaa neelaveni (Samudrala)

Katti Kanta Rao (2010)

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Cast: Naresh, Kamna Jethmalani, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Chalapathi Rao, Ali, Venumadhav, Dharmavarapu Subrahmanyam, Rao Ramesh, LB Sriram, MS Narayana, Jeeva, Kondavalasa, Krishna Bhagawan, Raghu Babu, Srinivasa Reddy
Story and Dialogues: Prasad Varma
Lyrics: Ramajogaiah Sastry
Music: Mallikarjun
Cinematography: A. Vijaya Kumar
Editing: Gowtham Raju
Producers: Eedpuganti Purnachandra Rao, Eedpuganti Subrahmanyeswara Rao, Eedara Srinivas, Eedara Ravi Kumar
Director: EVV Satyanarayana
Banner: Big B Productions
Trivia: This is singer Mallikarjun's debut movie as a music director.
Release Date: 10 December
Trivia: This is EVV's last directorial film. He expired suddenly due to cardiac arrest on 21 January, 2011.

Santhanam (1955)

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Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Ramu), Savitri, Chalam (Babu), Kusuma Kumari, SV Ranga Rao (Rangayya), Jr. Sriranjani (Lakshmi), Amarnath, Mikkilineni (Zamindar), Relangi, Baby Vijaya Lakshmi, Ramana Reddy, Kutumba Rao, Allu Ramalingaiah, Padmanabham, Hemalatha
Dialogues and Lyrics: Anisetty and Pinisetty
Music: Susarla Dakshina Murthy
Play-back: Ghantasala, Lata Mangeshkar, Jikki, Jamuna Rani, Susarla, Kodandapani
Cinematography: Rahman, Prasad and Raja Mani
Editing: PV Manikyam
Art: TVS Sharma
Dance: Venugopal
Producer and Director: CV Ranganatha Das
Banner: Sadhana Films
Release Date: 5 August
Trivia: 'Niduraporaa tammudaa' was the first telugu song rendered by Lata Mangeshkar.
Popular Songs:
1. Nidurapo nidurapora tammuda
2. Challani vennelalo chakkani kanne
3. Santoshamelaa sangeetamelaa
4. Muralee gaanamidenaa
5. Devee sreedevee
6. Kanumoosinaa kanupimche nijamideraa

Bhoomi Kosam (1974)

Cast: Jaggaiah, Jamuna, Jayaprada, Vallam Narasimha Rao, Kakarala
Lyrics: Sri Sri
Music: Pendyala Nageswara Rao
Producer and Director: Kollipara Balagangadhara Tilak (KB Tilak)
Trivia: Tilak dedicated this film to his younger brother Kollipara Rama Narasimha Rao, who encountered by the police in Manukota forests in August 1972.
Jayaprada, daughter of Ravanam Sriramulu, a film distributor from Rajahmundry, introduced as Chandramma in this film.
Siva Sagar's famous poem 'chellee chandramma' changed to as a burra katha in this movie.
Popular Songs:
1. Evaro vastharani edo chestharani eduruchoosi mosapokumaa

Emaindi Ee Vela (2010)

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Synopsis: Seenu (Varun) is going for his second marriage and he meets Nimisha (Nisha Shah) while Avantika (Nisha Agarwal) is also going for her second marriage and meets Yuva (Shashank). Both of them decide to tell about their past to their prospective life partners. The flashback reveals how Seenu and Avantika meet each other, fall in love, get married against their parents wishes and in no time, get separated as well. Now, the time comes when they are almost about to get married to their new partners. Whether they move on with their life or will their love and the essence of marriage stop them forms the rest of the story.
Cast: Varun Sandesh, Nisha Agarwal, Sashank, Nisha Sha, Vennela Kishore, MS Narayana, Krishna Bhagawan, Jhansi, Pragathi, Madhu Sharma
Story, Screenplay and Dialogues: Sampath Nandi
Music: Chakri
Cinematography: Bujji
Editing: Mutyana Nani
Art: DY Satyanarayana
Executive Producer: MS Kumar
Presenter: Arimilli Ramakrishna
Producer: Kesanapalli Radha Mohan
Director: Sampath Na…

Baava (2010)

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Synopsis: Set on the backdrop of Venkatapuram in the Godavari district, Veera Bbu (Siddharth) is the darling son of Sitaram Prasad (Rajendra Prasad). He is a complete brat and causes trouble in the village along with his group of friends. He chances upon Varalakshmi (Pranitha), whose father (Ahuthi Prasad) is a man of high status and talks to only such people. However, love blossoms between Veera Babu and Varalakshmi as they go a long way back. On the other hand, Sitaram Prasad has got a strong link with Varalakshmi’s family but stays away from them. What is that link? Does Veera Babu succeed in his love story? All this forms the rest of the story.
Cast: Siddharth, Pranitha, Rajendra Prasad, Pavitra Lokesh, Ahuthi Prasad, Brahmanandam, Tanikella Bharani, Samrat, Sindhu Tolani, Ali, Kasi Viswanath, Bharath, Surekha Vani, Vinaya Prasad, Raghu Babu, Joginaidu, Prabhas Venu
Story and Screenplay: Rambabu
Dialogues: Veera Pothana
Lyrics: Bhaskarabhatla Ravi Kumar, Ananth Sriram, Kandikonda, Van…

Mahesh Khaleja (2010)

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Synopsis: Sitarama Raju (Mahesh Babu) is a taxi driver himself, he just descends in a remote village in Rajasthan. His mission is to save the people who are on the verge of annihilation due to mysterious reasons. The population looks towards him for deliverance. At this stage, he meets Subhashini (Anushka) and naturally love develops between the two.
One Siddhappa (Shafi) reaches the village from nowhere to announce to the villagers that their savior has arrived. Before the hero gets to his job for which he has come there, Subashini’s dad (Tannikella Bharani) takes away the girl from the hero, for he wants to deliver her to a baddie GK (Prakash Raj), who wants her to marry his son. Now, Sitarama Raju has two goals before him: to rescue the heroine and to save the village from the threat of annihilation.
Cast: Mahesh Babu, Anushka, Sunil, Prakash Raj, Nasser, Brahmanandam, Ali, Tanikella Bharani, Shafi, Rao Ramesh, Dharmavarapu Subrahmanyam, Venumadhav, MS Narayana, Sudha, Sriranjani
Sto…

Vande Mataram (2001)

Cast: Vijaya Shanti, Ambarish, Anand, Brahmaji, Ravi Teja, Harish, Girish Karnad, Ashish Vidyarhi
Story and Dialogues: JK Bharavi
Screenplay: Om Prakash
Music: Deva
Producer: Nara Jayasri Devi
Director: Om Prakash
Budget: Rs. 7 Crores
Release Date: 12 October

Thank You Subba Rao (2001)

Synopsis: Subba Rao (Srihari), an age-barred unemployed graduate, starts a detective agency to make his living. His first assignment is given by GK (Prakash Raj), a millionaire industrialist, to spy on a Dr. Suseela (Abhirami). Dr. Suseela is the fiancée of GK.
Subba Rao does not the like the idea of GK suspecting the character of Dr. Suseela. Subba Rao feels that the marriage should happen when you trust your partner. Subba Rao tells GK that Suseela character is not good. He does it for benefiting Dr. Suseela as she gets rid of a guy who is paranoid about his fiancée. In the meantime, Subba Rao starts dreaming about falling in love with Dr. Suseela.
In the flashback, we come to know that GK and Dr. Suseela are happily married couple. GK does not like Dr. Suseela doing the job. He wants her to sit at home and serve him. Dr. Suseela is very much dedicated to her noble profession of serving patients with her knowledge. Over a period of time, the minor differences between the couple turn…

MLA (1957)

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Cast: Jaggaiah (Dasu), Savitri (Nirmala), Gummadi (Damodaram), JV Ramana Murthy, Girija, Ramana Reddy, Suryakala, Perumallu, Vallam Narasimha Rao, Kutumba Rao, Ramakoti, Nagabhushanam, Khurshid
Lyrics: Arudra
Music: Pendyala Nageswara Rao
Play-back: Ghantasala, S. Janaki, P. Susheela, Madhavapeddi Satyam, Jikki, AM Raja
Producer and Director: KB Tilak
Banner: Anupama Pictures
Trivia: This was debut film for actor JV Ramana Murthy.
This was first film for singer S. Janaki. Her first song was 'nee aasa adiyaasa lambadolla ramdaasaa'.
Popular Songs:
1. Jaami chettu meedunna jaati rama chiluka
2. Loguttu telusuko baabayya loterigi votesi povayya
3. Idenandi idenandi bhagyanagaram
4. Nee aasa adiyaasa lambaadolla ramdaasa
5. Okasaari kannetti choodu
6. Namo namo baapu
7. Vandanaalu cheyyaali andarikee
8. Maatru desamunaku pareeksha dinamidi

Ala Modalaindi (2011)

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Synopsis: Gautham (Nani) is abducted by John Abraham (Ashish Vidyarthi). On the way Gautham is forced to narrate his tale as Gautham talks of stopping a marriage and John too talks of preventing a wedding.Hence, the flashback.
Gautham (Nani) is ready to propose to Simran (Kriti Kharbanda) with a bunch of red roses. But destiny has other plans. Elsewhere, Nithya (Nitya Menen) is playing cricket and hits Gautham with her shot. He is then taken to the hospital in the stretcher. Here there's a twist. Simran falls in love with the doctor treating Nani and they get married in six months. Gautham goes to the wedding but cannot face Simran. When he walks out, he gets drunk and meets a drunk Nithya who actually was in love with the doctor. Later on, Gautham accompanies her everywhere. He realises he's in love with her. But it's not as simple as it seems. She's in love with someone else. The process takes a twisted and curvy route.
Cast: Nani, Nithya Menon, Rohini, Sneha Ullal, K…

Golconda High School (2011)

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Synopsis: Sampath (Sumanth) is one of the best cricketers of Golconda High School. However, in a bid to foil his attempts to earn name and fame, his friend Sundar (Raviprakash) plays a trick and get him run out in a match. But Sampath never complains about this and instead resigns as cricket captain. Even after that Sundar continues to propaganda that Sampath resorted to several malpractices and gets him black-listed from cricketing. After a few years, Viswanath (Tanikella Bharani) finds his address and invites him to the school. He tells him to prepare a good cricket team for the school and appoints him as the coach. Sampath refuses to take up the job, but accepts later as he understands that some real estate businessman Kiriti (Subbaraju) is eyeing the high school play ground to construct a multi-storeyed building in the name of a coaching centre. He enlightens not only the students but also their parents the values of the game, and how games and sports would sharpen their academic …

Anaganaga O Dheerudu (2011)

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Synopsis: Story unfolds in the backdrop of Agarthala a small place in Angarajyam shaped like a tear drop. The unnatural deaths especially amongst the children is blamed on the evil spirit Irendri (Lakshmi Manchu), who is the ruler.
Irendir`s life revolves around her search for immortality. Her mentors suggest she drink the blood of a divine child Moksha (Harshita) at a faraway land. Irendri dispatches her troupes to fetch the child for her.
The child is under the care of a blind warrior (Siddarth) at an Ashram. The evil queen captures Priya (Shruti Hassan), the ladylove of the blind warrior. The divine child should be killed and Irendri should drink her blood on a full-moon night for her to turn immortal.
The evil hour comes at last. The movie revolves around how the warrior puts an end to the evil spirit and rescues Priya.
Cast: Siddharth, Shruti Hassan, Manchu Lakshmi Prasanna, Harshita, Brahmanandam, Ali, Ravi Babu, Tanikella Bharani, Ramji, Subbaraya Sharma
Dialogues: Prakash Kovela…

Parama Veera Chakra (2011)

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Synopsis: Major Jayasimha (Balakrishna) is a great patriot and he is proud of his profession. With the help of a covert, he catches a terrorist Afzhal Ghani and puts him behind bars. A crooked politician gets himself kidnapped and the terrorists demand the release of Ghani from custody. Again Major enters the scene and brings back the politician along with a girl called Razia from the terrorists’ base camp. Though, he believes that Razia is the daughter of the politician, she is a member of the terrorists gang. She robs information about Ghani’s movement from Jayasimha’s personal computer and takes him away from the army custody, while he is being shifted from one jail to another.
The Army officials blame Jayasimha for the escape of Ghani. Razia enters the scene and claims that she is Jayasimha’s friend and she shared bed with him. She commits suicide before the army officials. Jayasimha faces court marshal and the government revokes all his medals and keeps him in prison. Ghani threa…

Mirapakai (2011)

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Synopsis: Rishi (Ravi Teja) is a cop working at a special intelligence cell in Delhi. Kittu Bhai (Prakash Raj) is an international mafia kingpin operating from Bangkok. Rishi goes to Hyderabad and joins a college as a lecturer. He takes the under-cover job of lecturer to trap Kittu Bhai through Shankar Anna (Kota) - his channel in Hyderabad. He falls in love with a traditional Brahmin girl Vinamra (Richa Gangopadhay). The rest of the story is all about his triangular love story with Vaishali (Deeksha Seth) and how he brings Kittu Bhai to book.
Cast: Ravi Teja, Richa Gangopadhyay, Deeksha Seth, Prakash Raj, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Sunil, Ajay, Rao Ramesh, Supreeth, Ali, Chandra Mohan, Dharmavarapu Subrahmanyam, Giri, Sudha, Raja Ravindra, Naba Babu, Brahmaji, Sanjay Swaroop, Swathi (guest)
Story and Dialogues: Harish Shankar
Screenplay: Ramesh Reddy, Vikram Siri
Lyrics: Seetarama Sastry, Chandra Bose, Bhaskarabhatla Ravi Kumar, Ramajogaiah Sastry
Music: SS Thaman
Cinematography: C. Ram Prasad
Ed…

America Ammayi (1976)

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Cast: Anne Chaymotty, Sridhar, Ranganath, Deepa, Gummadi, Pandari Bai, Kantha Rao, Raja Babu, Ramaprabha
Dialogues: Gollapudi Maruthi Rao
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, Mailavarapu Gopi, C. Narayana Reddy, Arudra
Play-back: P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam, Vani Jayaram, G. Anand, S. Janaki
Music: GK Venkatesh
Cinematography: Balu Mahendra
Choreographer: Vempati China Satyam
Producer: Navatha Krishnam Raju
Director: Singeetam Srinivasa Rao
Banner: Navatha Arts
Trivia: French dancer Anne Chaymotty later became Devayani portrayed the title role. She was learning Kuchipudi from Vempati China Satyam.
Popular Songs:
1. Paadanaa tenugu paata
2. Oka venuvu vinipinchenu (Krishna Sastry)
3. Aametoti maatundi pedavi daati raakundi
4. Aananda taandavamaade sivudu (CNR)

Anubandhalu (1963)

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Cast: Jaggaiah, Krishna Kumari, Gummadi, Suryakantham, Ramana Reddy, Padmanabham
Dialogues: Picheswara Rao
Lyrics: C. Narayana Reddy
Music: MB Srinivas
Cinematography: Venkat
Editing: MV Rajan
Art: Rajendra Kumar
Producers: K. Venkateswara Rao, KS Markandeyulu
Director: PS Ramakrishna Rao
Banner: Vasavi Films
Release Date: 19 July

Bhairava (2010)

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Cast: Srihari, Sindhu Tolani, Supreeth, Tanikella Bharani, Master Meghansh, Prithvi, Fish Venkat
Screen-play: Poluri Srinivasa Reddy
Dialogues: Swamiji and Vijay
Music: MM Srilekha
Cinematography: Jaswanth
Editing: Gowtham Raju
Stunts: Vijayan, Vijay
Art: KV Ramana
Producer: Natti Kumar
Director: Poluri Srinivasa Reddy
Banner: Visakha Talkies
Release Date: 24 September
Trivia: Meghansh, son of Srihari, introduced as a child artiste with this movie.
The top director SS Rajamouli has given voice over to opening scenes and some other scenes in this movie.

Amma Manasu (1974)

Cast: Chalam, Jayanthi, Bharathi, Satyanarayana, Master Bablu, Subha, K. Vijaya, Chalapathi Rao, Veerabhadra Rao, Mallikarjuna Rao, Ch. Venkateswara Rao, G. Sivaraju, Panchadi Swamy, Vangara Appa Rao, Amara Prasad, Savitri, Ratna Kumari, Master Ramesh, Master Jagannath, Baby Usha
Story and Screenplay: K. Viswanath
Dialogues: DV Narasa Raju
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, C. Narayana Reddy
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: B. Rama Chandraiah
Editing: B. Gopala Rao
Art: Bhaskara Raju
Producer: GVS Raju
Director: K. Viswanath
Banner: Vijaya Lakshmi Movies
Censor Date: 04.09.1974
Popular Songs:
1. Evaru evaru evaruraa peddavaallu (CNR)

Collector Gari Bharya (2010)

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Cast: Bhumika, Prakash Raj, Tanikella Bharani, Paruchuri Venkateswara Rao, Brahmanandam, Dharmavarapu Subrahmanyam, Babu Mohan, Duvvasi Mohan
Dialogues: Paruchuri Brothers
Music: Chinna
Play-back: Chitra, Suchitra, Manasa
Cinematography: Kandru Purna
Editing: Gowtham Raju
Art: Varma
Producers: B. Vanitha Vani, A. Radhika Reddy
Director: Tekula Krupakara Reddy
Banner: Amod Entertainments
Release Date: 5 November

Jeevithasayam (1974)

Cast: Krishnam Raju, Vijaya Nirmala
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krsihna Sastry
Director: Kamalakara Kameswara Rao
Banner: Sapthagiri Productions

Dhanavanthulu Gunavanthulu (1974)

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Cast: Krishna, Vijaya Nirmala, Gummadi, Satyanarayana, Raja Babu, Allu Ramalingaiah, Chandra Mohan, Nirmalamma
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry
Director: K. Varaprasada Rao
Banner: Devi Arts
Release Date: 6 September

Ramude Devudu (1973)

Cast: Vanisri, Chalam, Nagesh, Jaggaiah, SV Ranga Rao, Vijaya Lalitha, Ramana Reddy, Allu Ramalingaiah, Jyothi Lakshmi, Malathi, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Ramadasu, KV Chalam, Balakrishna
Story: GVG
Dialogues: Rajasri
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry
Music: Satyam
Cinematography: Madhu
Editing: NS Prakasham
Art: Chalam
Producer: P. Ekambareswara Rao
Director: BV Prasad
Banner: Phalguna Movies

Neramu Siksha (1973)

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Cast: Krishna (Vijay), Bharathi, Krishna Kumari, G. Varalakshmi, M. Balaiah (Chinnayya), Satyanarayana, Krishna Kumari, Kanta Rao (Rajasekharam), Murali Mohan, Pandari Bai, Rao Gopala Rao, Edida Nageswara Rao, Mada, Seetharam, Modukuri Satyam, KK Sharma, Master Visweswara Rao
Story: M. Balaiah
Dialogues: Modukuri Johnson, Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, C. Narayana Reddy, Dasarathi, Kosaraju, Pilaka Ganapathi Sastry, Samudrala Ramanujacharya
Music: Saluri Rajeswara Rao
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Cinematography: Yoganand, B. Rama Chandraiah
Art: Kudaravalli Nageswara Rao
Stills: Mohan Ji and Jagan Ji
Presenter: M. Balaiah
Producers: Alaparthi Suryanarayana, Mannava Venkata Rao
Director: K. Viswanath
Banner: Amritha Films
Release Date: 27 July
Popular Songs:
1. Daagudumoota dandaakor chellemma
2. Emandee saaru o batlaru doragaaru
3. Raamuni bantunuraa seetaaraamuni bantuniraa

Komaram Puli (2010)

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Cast: Pawan Kalyan, Nikesha Patel, Saranya, Manoj Bajpai, SJ Surya, Nassar, Charan Raj, Jyothi Krishna, Ali, Brahmaji, Girish Karnad, Shriya (Item girl)
Story, Screen-play: SJ Surya
Lyrics: Chandra Bose
Music: AR Rahman
Play-back: Vijay Prakash, Tanvi Singh, Naresh Iyer, Swetha Mohan, AR Rahman, Chithra KS, Harini, Madhusri, Shreya Ghoshal, Javed Ali, Suchitra
Cinematography: Binod Prasad
Editing: VT Vijayan
Art: Anand Sai
Stunts: Tinu Varma
Presenter: S. Satya Rama Murthy
Producer: Singanamala Ramesh Babu
Director: SJ Surya
Banner: Kanakaratna Movies
Budget: Rs. 50 Crores
Release Date: 10 September
Trivia: This film was released worldwide with 600 prints in 1000 theatres.

Saradaga Kasepu (2010)

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Cast: Naresh, Madhurima, Srinivas Avasarala, Krishna Bhagawan, MS Narayana, Ahuthi Prasad, Jayaprakash Reddy, Jeeva, Kondavalasa, Jayalalitha, Sana, Ramyasri
Story: Relangi Narasimha Rao
Dialogues: Padala Siva Subrahmanyam
Lyrics: Bhaskarabhatla Ravi Kumar, Kandikonda, Praveen Lakma
Music: Chakri
Play-back: Chakri, Malavika, Vamsy, Anjana Sowmya, Hariharan, Kousalya, Chaitra
Cinematography: Loki
Presenter: Ravi Sadasivuni
Producer: ML Padma Kumar Chowdary
Director: Vamsy
Banner: Sri Keerthi Combines
Release Date: 17 September

Maryada Ramanna (2010)

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Cast: Sunil, Saloni, Nagineedu, Brahmaji, Supreet, Rao Ramesh, Venugopal, Prabhakar, Kaanchi, Anuj Gurwara, Jayavani, Sandhya, Baby Rishika, Master Sathwik, Anita Nath, Subbaraya Sharma
Story: SS Kaanchi
Lyrics: Seetarama Sastry, Ananth Sriram, Ramajogaiah Sastry, Chaitanya Prasad
Music: MM Keeravani
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, MM Keeravani, Geetha Madhuri, Karunya, Chaitra, Ranjith
Cinematography: C. Ramprasad
Editing: Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao
Action: Peter Heins
Art: S. Ravinder
Stylist: Rama Rajamouli
Producers: Prasad Devineni, Sobhu Yarlagadda
Director: SS Rajamouli
Banner: Arka Media Works
Release Date: 23 July
Trivia: This is a highly inspired by the 1923 silent comedy film 'Our Hospitality', directed by Buster Keaton.
This film had a 50 days run in 123 centres.

Karma (2010)

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Cast: Adivi Sesh, Jade Tailor, Sher Ali, Bhanu Yanamandra, Rashmi Rustagi, Ria Cheruvu, Vijay Madabhushi, Sruthi Tiwarai
Lyricist: Kavi Real
Music: Pete Wonder, Leland Thunes, Justin Durban
Background Score: Pete Wonder, Justin Durban
Cinematographer: James Laxton
Aerial Cinematography: Tom Miller
Editing: Arjun Sastry, Harsh Singh
Action Consultant: Sean Shah
Stunts: Cheyenne Hambey
Art: Bhavani Adivi, Bhanu Yanamandra
Presenter: Adivi Saikiran
Producers: Bhavani Adivi, Harsh Singh, Sher Ali
Director: Adivi Sesh
Banner: Thousand lights and Telugu America Productions
Release Date: 26 November
Trivia: This is the first Telugu film, entirely shot in the US.

Darling (2010)

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Cast: Prabhas, Kajal Agarwal, Prabhu, Shraddha Das, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Ahuthi Prasad, Srinivasa Reddy, Raja Sridhar, MS Narayana, Mukesh Rushi, Chandra Mohan, Tulasi, Vamsy Krishna, Sivannarayana
Story, Screen-play: A. Karunakaran
Dialogues: Swamy
Lyrics: Ananth Sriram
Music: GV Prakash Kumar
Editing: Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao
Cinematography: Andrews
Producer: BVSN Prasad
Director: A. Karunakaran
Banner: Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra
Release Date: 23 April

Golimar (2010)

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Cast: Gopichand, Priyamani, Roja, Kelly Dorjee, Shawar Ali, Ali, Nazar, MS Narayana, Jeeva
Story, Screen-play, Dialogues: Puri Jagannath
Music: Chakri
Cinematography: Syam K. Naidu
Editing: Marthand K. Venkatesh
Action: Vijay
Art: Chinna
Producer: Bellamkonda Suresh
Director: Puri Jagannath
Banner: Sri Sai Ganesh Productions
Release Date: 27 May

Vaade Veedu (1973)

Cast: NT Rama Rao, Manjula, Nagabhushanam, Padmanabham, Allu Ramalingaiah
Story, Screenpaly and Dialogues: DV Narasa Raju
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, Dasarathi, Kosaraju, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: Satyam
Play-back: P. Susheela, Ghantasala, AP Komala, B. Vasantha, S. Janaki, SP Balasubrahmanyam
Cinematography: SS Lal
Art: Krishna Rao
Producer: Ramabrahmam
Director: D. Yoganand
Banner: Sri Gowthami Pictures
Release Date: 18 October
Trivia: This was first movie of NTR and Manjula combination
Popular Songs:
1. Atu challani velugula jabili itu vechchani choopula komali
2. Vayasse oka paatham valape oka paatham

Akhandudu (1970)

Cast: Krishna, Bharathi, Prabhakara Reddy, Rajababu
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Play-back: PB Srinivas, Pithapuram Nageswara Rao, S. Janaki
Director: V. Ramachandra Rao
Release Date: 24 July
Popular Songs:
1. O hamsa nadakaladaanaa andaala kanuladaanaa
2. Naa peru mallemogga naakunnadi roja bugga

Brindavanam (2010)

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Cast: Jr. NTR, Kajal Agarwal, Samantha, Prakash Raj, Srihari, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Mukhesh Rushi, Sitara, Pragathi, Ahuthi Prasad, Raghu Babu, Ajay, Tanikella Bharani, Brahmanandam, Hema, Venumadhav, Surekha Vani
Dialogues: Koratala Siva
Music: SS Thaman
Cinematography: Chota K. Naidu
Editing: Marthand K. Venkatesh
Fights: Ram-Lakshman, Peter Heins
Art: Anand Sai
Co-producers: Sireesh, Laxman
Producer: Raju
Story, Screen-play and Direction: Vamsi Paidipalli
Banner: Sri Venkateswara Creations
Release Date: 13 October

Manchi Rojulu Vachchayi (1972)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Kanchana, Anjali Devi, Gummadi, Dhulipala, Nagabhushanam, Krishnam Raju, Geethanjali, Satyanarayana, Nirmala, Jhansi
Story: Malliyam Rajagopal
Dialogues: Bollimuntha Sivarama Krishna,
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, C. Narayana Reddy, Dasarathi, Kosaraju
Playback: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, LR Eshwari
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Cinematography: Selvaraj
Editing: M. Umanath
Art: MS Janakiram
Choreography: Sundaram, Chinni - Sampath
Associate Director: A. Kodandarami Reddy
Executive Producer: VS Sharma
Producer: SS Balan
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Gemini Pictures
Release Date: 12 May
Popular Songs:
1. Nelatho needa annadi nanu taakaraadani
2. Eenati sankranti asalaina pandaga
3. Egire guvva emandi visire gaali emandi
4. Manchi rojulochchayi padaraa

Vijayam Manade (1970)

Cast: NT Rama Rao, B. Saroja Devi, Satyanarayana, Devika, Jyothi Lakshmi, Mukkamala
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, C. Narayana Reddy, Veturi
Music: Ghantasala
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, S. Janaki, LR Eeswari
Producer: N. Sambasiva Rao
Director: B. Vittalacharya
Banner: Rajendra Arts
Release Date: 15 July
Popular Songs:
1. Oho raitannaa ee vijayam needannaa
2. Naa madilo undoka mandiramu
3. Sannajaaji poolubetti vanne vanne cheera katti

Adi Nuvve (2010)

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Cast: Chaitanya, Aksha, Naresh, Brahmanandam, Kasi Viswanath, Pruthivi, Satyam Rajesh, Amit, Master Bharath, Leena, Hema, Raksha, Telangana Shakuntala, Charu Sharma, Sivannarayana, Raja Sridhar, Ananth, Jr. Relangi, Raghava, Namala Murthy
Dialogues: Vikram Raj
Lyrics: Peddada Murthy, Bhaskarabhatla Ravikumar
Music: Jeevan Thomas
Cinematography: P.G. Vinda
Editing: Marthand K. Venkatesh
Art: Nagendar
Fights: Satish
Choreography: Nobul, Nixan, Ganesh
Costumes: D. Srinivasulu
Costume Designer: Niranjan
Make-up: K. Vasu
Stills: Sridhar
Publicity Designer: Krishna
Production Executive: Aakiri Sivasankar
Producer: K. Srikanth
Story, Screen-play and Direction: Veera Prasad Neelam
Banner: Vandana Arts
Release Date: 17 September

Jagat Kiladeelu (1969)

Synopsis: Anand (Krishna) who just completed his medicine in foreign countries returns to India, when he hears his father was murdered and his mother was kidnapped by Bhayankar (Rao Gopal Rao), a noted criminal and wanted by police in almost all the states in India. S.P.Sinha (Gummadi) who is looking after the Bhayankar meets Anand, and to keep him in safety he offers him to stay in his house. Sinha's sister Shanti (vanishree).
 To make the things hard Rowdi Ranganna (S.V.Ranga Rao) another wanted criminal lands in the same city. Though Anand is in the house of Sinha attacks on his life doesn't stop. Bhayankar who is expert in changing the appearance tries various ways to get the secret of the treasure of Anand's father hided in some place.
  How Anand rescues her mother and take revenge on Bhayankar with the help of Ranganna is the rest of the story.
Cast: Krishna (Anand), Vanisri (Santha Devi), SV Ranga Rao (Rangadu), Gummadi (SP Sinha), Prabhakara Reddy, G. Varalakshmi,…

Aada Janma (1970)

Cast: Haranath, Jamuna, Geetanjali, Satyanarayana, Chandra Mohan, Nagabhushanam, Rajababu
Dialogues: Bhamidipati Radhakrishna
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, Athreya
Music: Master Venu
Playback: Ghantasala
Cinematography: Kannappa
Editing: Prakasam
Art: Chalam
Producer: GVS Raju
Director: IN Murthy
Banner: Vijaya Lakshmi Movies

Vintha Katha (1973)

Cast: Krishna, Vanisri, Gummadi
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: Puhalendi
Play-back: P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam
Producer: V. Chakradhara Rao
Director: VS Bose
Banner: Kameswari Enterprises
Release Date: 2 November
Trivia: This is first independent film for Puhalendi, the assistant to KV Mahadevan, as a music director.
Popular Songs:
1. Eduru choosina kaamuni punnami eenaade eenaade (CNR)

Kathanayika Molla (1970)

Cast: Vanisri (Molla), Haranath (Vishnu), Padmanabham (Tenali Ramakrishna), Tyagaraju, Gummadi (Kesana), Nagabhushanam, Allu Ramalingaiah (Avadhani), Mikkilineni, Jyotilakshmi, Geetanjali (Ranganayaki), Satyanarayana (Srikrishna Devaraya)
Story: Inturi Venkateswara Rao
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry
Music: SP Kodandapani
Play-back: Ghantasala, SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, LR Eswari
Producer and Director: Padmanabham
Banner: Rekha and Murali Productions
Trivia: This film based on film journalist Inturi Venkateswara Rao's navel 'Molla'.
It got Nandi award for Best Feature Film.
Popular Songs:
1. Jagame raamamayam manase aganitha taaraka naamamayam
2. Manishini brahmayya mattito chesenaya
3. Vinduva veenula vinduga

Ekaveera (1969)

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Cast: NT Rama Rao (Kuttan Sethupathi), Kanta Rao (Veera Bhupathi), KR Vijaya (Ekaveera), Jamuna (Meenakshi), Mukkamala (Puttana), Satyanarayana (Tirumala Naidu), Dhulipala, Nirmalamma, Santha Kumari, Sriranjani, Rajababu (Bhattu), Meena Kumari, Vangara, Kutti Padmini
Story: Viswanatha Satyanarayana
Screenp-play: Changaiah
Dialogues: C. Narayana Reddy
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: Ghantasala, SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Cinematography: J. Satyanarayana
Editing: PV Narayana
Art: Godagonkar, Vaali
Producers: DL Narayana, BA Sitaram
Director: CS Rao
Banner: Padma Films
Release Date: 4 December
Trivia: This film based on Viswanatha Satyanarayana's novel 'Ekaveera'.
This is lyric writer C. Narayana Reddy's debut film as a dialogue writer. He wrote 5 songs, 4 bit songs and one Yaksha Gana along with dialogues.
Chengaiah, the screen-play writer of this film was director of the movie 'Sipayi Koothuru'. He wrote the screen-p…

Amayakudu (1968)

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Cast: Krishna, Jamuna, SV Ranga Rao, G. Varalakshmi, Relangi
Lyrics: Devulapalli Krishna Sastry, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: Shankar
Play-back: Ghantasala, P. Susheela, LR Eeswari
Director: Addala Narayana Rao
Banner: Udayasri Pictures
Release Date: 17 May
Popular Songs:
1. Manishaite manasunte kanulu karagaaliraa
2. Chandamama rammandi choodu challagaali rammandi
3. Patnamlo salibanda peraina golakonda
4. Anukona idi nijamanukona