I have watched other movies. Before you tell me that Bommarillu and Anukokunda Oka Roju aren't on this list, let me say, I've seen them. They weren't to my taste, which is what this list is about.
Since 1965 bitter hatred and animosity has reigned between two families, namely that of Indrasen's and the Reddys... (173 mins.)
“ My first Chiranjeevi, and while I thought the romantic song and dance numbers were dreadful, I thoroughly enjoyed the plot and the devotional song and dance. ” - RRHowell41
Before he can marry his sweetheart, a wealthy city boy from England is challenged to prove his work ethic on a farm in rural India. (165 mins.)
“ Classic masala but good hearted fun. ” - RRHowell41
Gitanjali and Prakash, two terminally ill people with six months of life left, fall in love. (142 mins.)
“ A sad story but wonderfully romantic in the camera work. A Mani Rathnam movie ” - RRHowell41
An illiterate thug is inspired to change his ways when he meets a pretty schoolteacher.
“ Chiranjeevi is much more natural and human in this romance. The music in this is wonderful and lyrical. ” - RRHowell41
Morning Raga is about the meeting of worlds. It is a story that brings the modern and traditional together... (110 mins.)
“ Nice movie about musicians, and memory. ” - RRHowell41
“ This is a Chiranjeevi movie, with him in his standard role, man of steel who can take any punishment and deal out massive punishment to miscreants. His strength is as the strength of any number of opponents because his heart is pure. In this movie the fighting is mostly weaponless and I don't think he actually kills anyone, though he pitches some bad guys over a cliff to the base of a waterfall. He is noble pure and deeply traditionally sexist (and very sexy--just ask him). Telugu masala, complete with bizarre clothing, bizarre fighting and very strange picturizations. And a lot of fun IMHO. ” - RRHowell41
Raghaviah (K. Vishwanath) and Ram Mohan Rao (Ranganath) are brothers-in-law. But Ram Mohan Rao is at...
“ Very light masala ” - RRHowell41
“ OK, you have to know that I really enjoy unusual devotional movies. This one features an appearance by Hanuman as a human, and then sort of possession by Hanuman of one of his devotees. I won't tell you it's great cinema, but it was fun for me. ” - RRHowell41
A bike stuntman recalls his previous life as a warrior, and pursues his love's reincarnation. A sinister figure from their shared past threatens to separate them forever. (147 mins.)
“ An movie spanning 400 years via reincarnation, thus allowing hero and heroine to do epic things with arrows, swords and horses, and also with helicopters and motorcycles. Why should people be limited to one time-frame per movie. Fun, not deep. ” - RRHowell41