Top 100 Movies

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1. Maya Bazaar (1957)

192 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Balarama promises Subhadra to get his daughter married to her son. When he loses his kingdom to the Kaurava's, Balarama has no choice but to break his promise.

Director: Kadiri Venkata Reddy | Stars: Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri, S.V. Ranga Rao, Savitri, Gemini Ganesan

Votes: 3,175

2. Sankarabharanam (1980)

143 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

The story of a rare and exceptional bond between the master of classical music Sankara Sastry and his admirer Tulasi, a woman from a family of prostitutes.

Director: K. Viswanath | Stars: J.V. Somayajulu, Manju Bhargavi, Tulasi, Allu Ramalingaiah

Votes: 1,551

3. Bhookailas (1958)

174 min | Drama, Musical

Ravana, the king of Lanka gets tricked by various people in the process of attaining ' Athmalinga ' from Shiva.

Director: K. Shankar | Stars: Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri, Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, Jamuna, S.V. Ranga Rao

Votes: 127

4. Lava Kusa (I) (1963)

Not Rated | 153 min | Drama, Family, Musical

This movie deals with the later part of Ramayana written by Valmiki Maharshi and depicts the lives of the sons of Rama & Sita.

Directors: Rao C.S.R., Chittajalu Pullayya | Stars: Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri, Anjali Devi, Chittor V. Nagaiah, Kanta Rao

Votes: 433

5. Narthanasala (1963)

175 min | Drama, Musical

This film deals with the Virata Parvam (Book of Virata) of the epic Mahabharatam dictated by Vyasa Maharshi.

Director: Kamalakara Kameshwara Rao | Stars: Savitri, Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri, Rajagopal Dandamudi, S.V. Ranga Rao

Votes: 203

6. Malliswari (1951)

194 min | Drama, History, Musical

Nagaraju and Malliswari want to get married. The mother of Malliswari, Nagamma, sends her to rani vasam at Krishnadevaraya palace. Nagaraju tries to get her back at the risk of getting beheaded if caught in the palace.

Director: B.N. Reddi | Stars: Doraiswamy, Subba Rao K.V., Surabhi Kamalabai, Kumari

Votes: 136

7. Missamma (1955)

181 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Two unemployed college graduates from Madras, Rao and Mary act as if they are a married couple to get a job as school teachers in a small village called Appapuram. The story unfolds into an... See full summary »

Director: L.V. Prasad | Stars: Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri, Savitri, Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, S.V. Ranga Rao

Votes: 504

8. Patala Bhairavi (1951)

192 min | Action, Adventure, Family

A poor man, in love with a princess, is persuaded by an evil sorcerer to help him get the blessing of a Goddess.

Director: Kadiri Venkata Reddy | Stars: Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri, S.V. Ranga Rao, Malathi K., Seeta Rama Anjaneyulu Chilakalapudi

Votes: 511

9. Sagara Sangamam (1983)

160 min | Musical, Romance, Drama

A classical dancer, Balakrishna, (Kamal Haasan) faces many struggles, but is eventually redeemed.

Director: K. Viswanath | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Jaya Prada, Sarath Babu, Sailaja S.P.

Votes: 2,289

10. Aakali Rajyam (1981)


A young revolutionary rejects the future his parents chose for him and travels to Delhi to forge his own life and according to his own ideals. His quest to find a job that does not entail ... See full summary »

Director: K. Balachander | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Sridevi, Ramana Murthi J.V., Prathap Pothen

Votes: 411

11. Vedam (2010)

135 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A terrorist threat puts five people in jeopardy.

Director: Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi | Stars: Manoj Kumar Manchu, Allu Arjun, Anushka Shetty, Manoj Bajpayee

Votes: 5,632

12. Magadheera (2009)

Not Rated | 147 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

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.

Director: S.S. Rajamouli | Stars: Ram Charan, Kajal Aggarwal, Dev Gill, Srihari

Votes: 15,944

13. Gaayam (1993)

Not Rated | 140 min | Action, Drama

Durga is all set to marry Anitha and settle down, but things change when his brother is killed by the local MLA, who wants to settle the score with the mafia.

Director: Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: Jagapathi Babu, Revathy, Srinivasa Rao Kota, Sivakrishna

Votes: 403

14. Aditya 369 (1991)

140 min | Family, Sci-Fi, Adventure

A group of children use a time machine to investigate a robbery. The protagonist couple, in their attempt to rescue the kids, get stuck in the machine and travel all the way back to the ... See full summary »

Director: Singeetam Srinivasa Rao | Stars: Nandamuri Balakrishna, Mohini, Amrish Puri, Suthi Velu

Votes: 1,863

15. Shiva (1989)

161 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Shiva is disgusted by the corruption in and around his new college, and along with his friends, he decides to take a stand against the status quo.

Directors: Ameerjan, Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: Nagarjuna Akkineni, Amala Akkineni, Raghuvaran, J.D. Chakravarthi

Votes: 2,629

16. Sindhooram (1997)

144 min | Action, Drama

A young man in a village who wants to become a police officer ends up becoming a terrorist due to being framed.

Director: Krishna Vamsi | Stars: Bhanuchander, Brahmaji, Sanghavi, Ravi Teja

Votes: 172

17. Aithe (2003)

140 min | Adventure, Thriller

Irfan Khan (Pavan Malhotra) is a key mafia affiliate in Mumbai. Khan is on the wanted list of criminals in Hyderabad with a bounty of 50 lakhs. Aiming to migrate to Dubai so that he could ... See full summary »

Director: Chandra Sekhar Yeleti | Stars: Abhishek, Harinath Babu B., Mohit Chadha, Veerendra Chauhan

Votes: 1,069

18. Anthahpuram (1998)

Action, Drama

Bhanu and her son fall prey to the unknown terror background of her husband's family- faction-ism which ultimately causes his death.

Director: Krishna Vamsi | Stars: Prakash Raj, Soundarya, Sharada, Jagapathi Babu

Votes: 301

19. Khadgam (2002)

142 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Koti, an aspiring actor, rickshaw driver Amjad and Radha Krishna, a cop, have all been affected by terrorism. Circumstances bring them together and they decide to foil the plan of a dreaded terrorist.

Director: Krishna Vamsi | Stars: Srikanth, Meka Srikanth, Prakash Raj, Ravi Teja

Votes: 763

20. Alluri Seetharama Raju (1974)

187 min | Action, Biography, Drama

Biopic on the life of the famous Telugu freedom fighter Alluri Seetarama Raju..

Director: V. Ramachandra Rao | Stars: Krishna Ghattamaneni, Kongara Jaggaiah, Vijaya Nirmala, Chandramohan

Votes: 291

21. Aa Naluguru (2004)

141 min | Drama

A man fights for his philosophy: that human relations are more important than money.

Director: Chandra Siddhartha | Stars: Rajendra Prasad, Aamani, Raja, Raghu Babu

Votes: 2,008

22. Murari (2001)

180 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

A family is under a curse due to an old sin; due to which a male is bound to die every 48 years.

Director: Krishna Vamsi | Stars: Mahesh Babu, Sonali Bendre, Lakshmi, Satyanarayana Kaikala

Votes: 3,435

23. Tholi Prema (1998)

146 min | Drama, Romance

Balu (Pawan Kalyan) falls in love with a girl at first sight but can't find a way to get to know her. He can't believe his luck when she approaches him, because her hobby is collecting the ... See full summary »

Director: A. Karunakaran | Stars: Kirti Reddy, Vasuki, Pawan Kalyan, Ali

Votes: 2,849

24. Devadasu (1953)

191 min | Drama, Family, Musical

Adapted from a popular Bengali novel, Devadasu narrates the story of a rich guy and poor girl separated by class system of India. Parvati is forcefully married off to a middle-aged rich man and Devadasu becomes a drunkard.

Director: Vedantam Raghavaiah | Stars: Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, Savitri, S.V. Ranga Rao, Seeta Rama Anjaneyulu Chilakalapudi

Votes: 214

25. Gundamma Katha (1962)

166 min | Comedy, Drama

Gundamma, a rich widow, has one goal - to get her spoilt daughter married to a rich boy. She, however, treats her step daughter like a maid. Gundamma does not care about the step daughter's... See full summary »

Director: Kamalakara Kameshwara Rao | Stars: Suryakantham, Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri, Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, Savitri

Votes: 962

26. Anveshana (1985)

113 min | Mystery, Thriller

The story of an Ornithologist and a Police investigator coming to a forest and trying to solve the mystery of a series of killings allegedly by a man-eating tiger.

Director: Vamshi | Stars: Bhanupriya, Karthik, Satyanarayana Kaikala, Sarath Babu

Votes: 258

27. Gamyam (2008)

120 min | Drama

Two guys, one a thief and the other filthy rich, meet each other in a journey started by the latter in search of his love.

Director: Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi | Stars: Sharvanand, Allari Naresh, Kamalinee Mukherjee, Giri Babu

Votes: 2,328

28. Sri Rama Rajyam (2011)

172 min | Drama, Fantasy

Lord Rama's life is one of perfect adherence to dharma (righteousness) despite harsh tests of life and time. Sri Rama Rajyam movie explains how poet Valmiki, the author of the epic Ramayana... See full summary »

Director: Bapu | Stars: Nandamuri Balakrishna, Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, Nayanthara, Srikanth

Votes: 844

29. Swathi Muthyam (1986)

160 min | Drama, Family, Romance

The story is of mentally slow man, whose life is recapped to his grand-daughter. How he meets his wife (who was a widow), earns his living and fights the injustice he and his wife face.

Director: K. Viswanath | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Radhika Sarathkumar, Sarath Babu, SriRam Edida

Votes: 540

30. Bangaru Papa (1954)

Not Rated | 183 min | Drama

Bangaru Papa Staring S. V. Ranga Rao, Kongara Jaggaiah, Krishna Kumari, Hemalatha, Jamuna, Ramana Reddy is a 1955 Telugu film directed by B. N. Reddi. It is based on the 1861 English novel ... See full summary »

Director: B.N. Reddi | Stars: S.V. Ranga Rao, Kongara Jaggaiah, Hemalatha, Jamuna

Votes: 18

31. April 1 Vidudala (1991)

Not Rated | 144 min | Comedy, Romance, Thriller

A habitual liar and con-man tries to transform himself into a honest and truthful person to win the heart of his ladylove.

Directors: Vamshi, Venkat Maddirala | Stars: Rajendra Prasad, Shobana, Krishna Bhagavan, Jayalalitha

Votes: 269

32. Gitanjali (1989)

150 min | Drama, Romance

Gitanjali and Prakash, two terminally ill people with six months of life left, fall in love.

Director: Mani Ratnam | Stars: Nagarjuna Akkineni, Girija Shettar, Vijayakumar, Radhabai

Votes: 1,901

33. Kshana Kshanam (1991)

158 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

A high-profile bank robbery in the city wreaks havoc in the life of an unsuspecting regular young woman when she's caught in the line of fire between the villains and the police.

Director: Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: Sridevi, Venkatesh Daggubati, Paresh Rawal, Rami Reddy

Votes: 1,441

34. Athadu (2005)

Not Rated | 172 min | Action, Musical, Thriller

A gunman for hire is framed for murder, and assumes a dead man's identity while hiding from the police.

Director: Trivikram Srinivas | Stars: Mahesh Babu, Trisha Krishnan, Prakash Raj, Sonu Sood

Votes: 10,293

35. Bhakta Prahlada (I) (1967)

151 min | Drama, Musical

A devotee of Lord Vishnu attempts to share his faith with his skeptical father.

Director: Chitrapu Narayana Rao | Stars: Rojaramani, S.V. Ranga Rao, Anjali Devi, Haranath

Votes: 128

36. Bommarillu (2006)

170 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A young man realizes that he has to push back against his domineering father if he wants to find true happiness and love.

Director: Bhaskar | Stars: Siddharth, Genelia D'Souza, Prakash Raj, Srinivasa Rao Kota

Votes: 7,244 | Gross: $0.65M

37. Khushi (2001)

169 min | Drama, Romance

Madhu and Siddhu are two people whose paths keep intersecting through out their lives.

Director: S.J. Surya | Stars: Bhoomika Chawla, Sudhakar, Vijayakumar, Nassar

Votes: 3,392

38. Ave Kallu (1967)

Musical, Mystery, Thriller

Rich and pretty, Susila returns from college to find that her family is being bumped off one by one. The only clues are a half smoked cigar left at the scene of each murder and a mysterious woman in white running through the courtyard.

Director: A.C. Trilogchander | Stars: Krishna Ghattamaneni, Kanchana, Gummadi, Rajanala

Votes: 104

39. Challenge (1984)

152 min | Drama

The story of a young un-employed youth, who instead of despairing uses his skills to earn tons of money to show to the world that anything is possible if there is will to do it.

Director: Kodanda Rami Reddy A. | Stars: Chiranjeevi, Suhasini, Vijayshanti, Raogopalrao

Votes: 383

40. Happy Days (2007)

153 min | Drama

The movie revolves around eight youngsters, who become good friends in their freshman years when they join the college for their Bachelors in Engineering (B.E.). The life of these young ... See full summary »

Director: Sekhar Kammula | Stars: Varun Sandesh, Tamannaah Bhatia, Raahul, Sonia

Votes: 3,904

41. Arundhati (2009)

131 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

A brave queen battles an evil mystic. Three generations later, he comes back to haunt the queen's descendants.

Director: Kodi Ramakrishna | Stars: Anushka Shetty, Sonu Sood, Divya Nagesh, Aachi Manorama

Votes: 2,355

42. Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana (2005)

165 min | Romance

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.

Director: Prabhu Deva | Stars: Trisha Krishnan, Siddharth, Srihari, Prakash Raj

Votes: 2,513

43. Okkadu (2003)

Not Rated | 170 min | Action, Romance

A Kabbadi player rescues a young woman from an unwanted marriage and hides her in his home.

Director: Gunasekhar | Stars: Mahesh Babu, Bhoomika Chawla, Prakash Raj, Joy Badlani

Votes: 7,352

44. Nuvve Kavali (2000)

153 min | Romance

Best friends develop feelings for each other but cannot seem to sync their emotions.

Director: Vijay K. Bhaskar | Stars: Tarun, Richa Pallod, Saikiran, Chalapathi Rao

Votes: 477

45. Annamayya (1997)

Not Rated | 150 min | Biography, History, Musical

A cinematic version of the life of famous Indian saint-poet, Annamayya.

Director: K. Raghavendra Rao | Stars: Nagarjuna Akkineni, Suman, Bhanupriya, Mohan Babu

Votes: 1,446

46. Bhairava Dweepam (1994)

162 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

A royal prince is raised by adoptive parents and experiences romance and adventure on his way to his destiny.

Director: Singeetam Srinivasa Rao | Stars: Nandamuri Balakrishna, Roja, Satyanarayana Kaikala, K.R. Vijaya

Votes: 417

47. Ninne Pelladatha (1996)

146 min | Romance, Comedy, Drama

Raju and Mahalaxmi meet at a marriage ceremony and both are attracted to each other. They soon fall deeply in love with each other, and decide to inform their respective parents of their ... See full summary »

Directors: Krishna Vamsi, Y.V.S. Chowdary | Stars: Nagarjuna Akkineni, Tabu, Chalapathi Rao, Chandramohan

Votes: 576

49. Maro Charithra (1978)

169 min | Drama, Romance

Two lovers from differing cultural backgrounds are separated by their parents for one year in order to prove if their love is true.