Money or Values:Who is the Real Winner?- Challenge Part 3!

With the end of part 2, Gandhi (Chiranjeevi) is faced with a peculiar hurdle in the form of Hanumanth (Gollapudi Maruthi Rao) and his wife Priyamvada (Silk Smitha) who come and stay in his house with the reluctant nod of his friend and guide Lakshmi (Suhasini). Why did Lakshmi have reservations about her own brother … Continue reading Money or Values:Who is the Real Winner?- Challenge Part 3!

Business Plans, Love, and Strategies- Challenge Part 2!

Till part 1 of the post on this marvel, we have seen the dramatic circumstances on how Gandhi (Chiranjeevi)- an unemployed youth challenges an influential businessman Ram Mohan Rao (Rao Gopala Rao) saying that he would earn a sum of fifty lakhs in five years.  Though Gandhi challenges with full confidence, it happened in nick … Continue reading Business Plans, Love, and Strategies- Challenge Part 2!

Money, Life, Values and Entrepreneurship- Challenge Part 1!

Making movies based on popular novels has its own set of advantages and disadvantages.  The world of Telugu Cinema, which has always been open for new risks and adventures did not falter to take up this worthy risk. Right from Sharath Chandra’s Bengali novel Devdas, senior Tollywood heroes like ANR and even Sobhan Babu came … Continue reading Money, Life, Values and Entrepreneurship- Challenge Part 1!

Socio-Fantasy Magic- Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari- Part 1

As promised in the previous post about exploring more of Commercial Telugu Cinema in our Marapuraani Chitralu, I couldn’t find any other better occasion than the New Year’s Eve to start the same! Let it be for my personal connection, or the unavoidable influence of this film during the time of its release, or the … Continue reading Socio-Fantasy Magic- Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari- Part 1

Who says Commercial Films are Forgettable?

We have come a long way in the journey of discovering and unleashing the best of Telugu Cinema in Marapuraani Chitralu. Taking a dip in the hilarious comedy of Jandhyala to begin with, the roads turned to Arts and Social Message films from K.Vishwanath, and an interesting turn with adventure (Kshana Kshanam) and a tinge … Continue reading Who says Commercial Films are Forgettable?

Ooty, Love, Philosophy and Life- Geethanjali Part 2

Till now we have seen just the introduction of the two main protagonists of the film- Prakash and Geetha. While one is totally dejected about life due to the health condition, the other is quite happy with her huge family having grandmother, Doctor Dad and a bunch of kids to great delight! Mani Ratnam shows … Continue reading Ooty, Love, Philosophy and Life- Geethanjali Part 2

Ooty, Love, Philosophy and Life- Geethanjali Part 1

After a heavy yet thought provoking departure from the movie Sagara Sangamam, it is now time to take a journey to Ooty (A prominent Hill Station in South India) in the late 80s Era! But the phrases used as title of this post look quite disjoint when looked at the first place! But thanks to … Continue reading Ooty, Love, Philosophy and Life- Geethanjali Part 1

Sagara Sangamam- Masterpiece in Every Respect- Part 3

The previous post on the same film has seen the beginning of one of the greatest relationships shown in Telugu Cinema- that of Balu and Madhavi.  Right from the first frame in which they come together, K.Vishwanath took utmost care in showing the exact feeling of mutual amazement and respect they have for each other, … Continue reading Sagara Sangamam- Masterpiece in Every Respect- Part 3

Sagara Sangamam- Masterpiece in Every Respect- Part 2

In part 1 of Sagara Sangamam post, we have seen just a shade of our protagonist Balu’s life in which he is strict, serious and perfectionist as far as Dance is concerned. Now it is time to know another vital character in Balu’s life- his best friend Raghupathi played brilliantly by Sharath Babu. The friendship … Continue reading Sagara Sangamam- Masterpiece in Every Respect- Part 2

Sagara Sangamam- Masterpiece in Every Respect!- Part 1

After an enthralling adventurous ride with Kshana Kshanam in the previous post of mine, now it is time to get back to the Fine Arts excellence from K.Vishwanath sir! Though I already discussed about Swarna Kamalam and Subhalekha from the same series, it gives me great previlige to write about this fantastic masterpiece today! I … Continue reading Sagara Sangamam- Masterpiece in Every Respect!- Part 1