Here are the top picks of currentweek.
Producer: Sun Pictures
Cast: Rajinikanth, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Danny, Santhanam, Karunas
Music: AR Rahman
Even though Robo is dubbed movie, we can’t neglect it as a dubbed movie ,because, Robo broke many records at box-office . This Rajnikanth, Shankar movie set a new record for a dubbed movie in Andhra Pradesh by collecting more than Rs 50 Crores.
Director: Boyapati Seenu
Producer: Paruchuri Prasad
Cast: Balakrishna, Nayanatara, Namita, Sneha Ullal, Brahmanandam
2010 is memorable year to Balakrishna. Simha made highest collections among Telugu films released in this year. Balakrishna who gave almost 11 flops in a row before Simha bounced back with this massive hit. All this credit goes to director “Boyapati Seenu”. The director became hero among Nandamuri fans immediately after the success of Simha. Even though Seenu had some blockbusters films like Badhra , Thulasi etc in his account, he got craze only through Simha, because he is only person who stopped failure story of Balakrishna after 10 years.
Director: SS Rajamouli
Producer: Shobu Yarlagadda
Cast: Sunil, Saloni, Ramineedu, Brahmaji
Music: MM Keeravani
Rajamouli’s low budget movie Maryada Ramanna is the second best movie in this year. Sunil and Rajamouli combo made huge collections at box-office . After all time blockbuster movie Magadheera, Rajamouli picked a simple concept and made Sunil full fledged hero. He added all commercial elements in this movie. This is Rajamouli’s 8th hit movie in a row.
Director: Vamsi Paidipalle
Producer: Dil Raju
Cast: NTR, Samantha, Kajal, Prakash Raj, Srihari, Brahmanandam, Venu Madhav
Finally Dil Raju has tasted Success after 2 Years. Dil Raju who was acronym for ‘producer of blockbuster movies’ had failed with Josh and Maro Charitra. But NTR’s huge budget film ‘Brindavanam’ gave him some profits at box-office. Brindavanam took a flying start in the first week but could not sustain the collections. Yet the movie brought profits to the producer and the distributors. It collected nearly Rs 45 Crores.
Rakta Charitra 1
Director: Ram Gopal Varma
Producers: Madhu Mantena, Sheetal Vinod Talwar, Chinna Vasudeva Reddy, Rajkumar
Cast: Vivek Oberoi, Radhika Apte, Priyamani, Suriya, Satrughan Singha, Sudeep, Abhimanyu Singh
Music: Dharam, Sandeep
With all the negative publicity and the controversies, Ram Gopal Varma’s Rakta Charitra I made good business at Box-Office. Even though Ram Gopal Varma added many commercial elements to the original story, audience were attracted to the way RGV presented the movie. RGV had completed the shooting of both 1 and 2 parts with in 6 months. However,second part of the Rakta Charitra was a disaster.
Director: VV Vinayak
Cast: NTR, Nayanthara, Sheela, MS Narayana, Brahmanandam
Music: Devi Sri Prasad
NTR’s Sankranthi release, Adhurs, did roaring business in coastal Andhra. But the movie had problems in the Nizam area due to Telangana movement. Overall it is a hit and made good collections at Box-Office.
Producer: B V N S Prasad
Cast: Prabhas, Kajal Agarwal, Prabhu
Music: G.V. Prakash
Karunakaran who is popular for his love stories has picked Prabhas for Darling. Prabhas was appeared as full fledged lover boy in this movie. Prabhas appeared in new look which was attracted by youth very much.
Ye Maaya Chesave
Director: Gautham Vasudev Menon
Producers: Manjula Ghattamaneni, Sanjay Swarup
Cast: Naga Chaithanya, Samantha, Krishnudu, Devan, Surekha Vani, Lakshmi
Gautham Vasudev Menon who always directs action films came up with different love story. This movie made Samantha a star heroine in Tollywood. She also became dream girl for youth. However, Naga Chaithanya proved as good actor with this movie. A R Rahman’s music is highlight for this movie. However, due to lack of mass elements the movie failed to attract Mass audience.
Rama Rama Krishna Krishna
Story – screenplay – direction: Srivas
Cast: Ram, Arjun, Priya Anand, Bindu Madhavi
Producer: Dil Raju Music: MM Keeravani
This movie got divide talk during initial days. Even, Dil Raju declared that the movie is flop. But surprisingly collections of this movie increased because of family audience. Finally, the film completed 50 days in 52 centers.
Story, Screenplay, Direction :Radha Krishna (Krish)
Cast:Allu Arjun, Manchu Manoj, Anushka, Deeksha Seth
Producer: Prasad Devineni & Shobu Yarlagadda
Vedam created huge hype before release, telling that its a multi starrer movie. Of course , Vedam is a multi starrer with no commercial elements in that. The movie is all about real life incidents of the people. Vedam got good reviews, but due to lack of commercial elements movie failed at box-office.
Director: Sekhar Kammula
Producer: AVM studios
Cast: Rana Daggubati, Priya Anand, Richa Gangopadhyay, Hari Priya
Music: Mickey J Mayor
Even though Sekhar Kammula’s “Leader” did not break records at box-office, got good responses, reviews and compliments from all. Every one liked the movie. The movie did well at A centers, but failed at B and C centers due to lack of commercial elements. The movie is for class audience, because, the only item song in the movie with Udaya Bhanu is pictured in class way rather than Mass way.
Director: E Sathibabu
Producer: Ramoji Rao
Cast: Allari Naresh, Nidhi
Music: Sekhar Chandra
Allari Naresh’s low budget movie made good business at box-office. This movie surprised every one by its collections. As per the trade sources, the movie had grabbed more than 300% of its investment.