MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 10,863 this week

Poola Rangadu (2012)

6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 94 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

An educated and ingenious young man from the city seeks to recoup his struggling family's fortunes through a rural real estate deal that proves to have potentially deadly -- and VERY funny ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(dialogue), (story)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 778 titles
created 22 Jul 2011
 
a list of 206 titles
created 02 Jan 2013
 
a list of 424 titles
created 03 Jan 2013
 
a list of 500 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Poola Rangadu (2012)

Poola Rangadu (2012) on IMDb 6.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Poola Rangadu.
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Suneel ...
Ranga (as Sunil)
Isha Chawla ...
Anitha
Dev Gill ...
Konda Reddy
Pradeep Singh Rawat ...
Lala Goud
Ali ...
Vasu, Ranga's friend
Satyam Rajesh ...
Bosu, Ranga's friend & business partner
Raghu Babu ...
Lala Goud's assistant
Pragathi ...
Lala Goud's wife
Srinivasa Rao Kota ...
Ranga's father
Sudha ...
Ranga's mother
Prithvi ...
Eedara 'Eega' Gavarraju, moneylender
Mohan Duvvasi ...
Eega's assistant
Edit

Storyline

An educated and ingenious young man from the city seeks to recoup his struggling family's fortunes through a rural real estate deal that proves to have potentially deadly -- and VERY funny -- consequences, when he innocently comes between two rich landlords who hate each other so much that each will kill to keep the other from any advantage. Written by sshogben

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 February 2012 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In preparation for playing the hero in this movie, actor Sunil seriously hit the gym and completely changed his diet. He dropped his weight from 108 kg (238 pounds) down to just 78 kg (172 pounds) -- sustained overall weight loss of almost 40%, over a period of just three years. The main reason he gave was to bring believability to his first outing in action sequences, "Audiences have seen me in 160 films as a comedian. If I fight seriously in my movie as a hero, nobody will take it seriously. But if I develop six-pack [abs] and do it, people will believe me." See more »

Connections

Spoofs Maryada Ramanna (2010) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Sunil Sunil Sunil!
19 February 2012 | by (Hyderabad, India) – See all my reviews

I've never seen a comedian, or should I say a hero, build a six-pack body for ten minutes of a film. Sunil, respect. And ya, take a bow!!

Poola Rangadu is a regular mass masala flick with not much depth to it. It's a film which makes no sense in reality, but who cares about the story and practicality as long as it caters to the mass audience, right? The plot is very similar to Maryada Ramanna, and there isn't much scope for Sunil to change his style. Yet, he managed to carry the film on his shoulders and entertains to the fullest. His dances are superb, and his body, well, he could give Salman Khan a run for his money.

Plus points are Sunil, comedy and the climax fight. It's been a long time since I laughed so much for a Telugu film (though it made no proper sense). On the flip side, the story is very predictable with nothing new to offer, and the screenplay is mediocre. It kinda stumps me that Sunil accepted to do a similar kinda film all over again.

If you don't happen to love mass comedy flicks which make no sense, Poola Rangadu isn't for you. If that's what you crave for, it will entertain you to the fullest. Go enjoy the "Pocha Mummy Festival"!


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Poola Rangadu (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?