Bantu grows up being constantly subjected to his father's scorn. Learning of his real parentage, he decides to carve a place for himself within the family he truly belongs to.


Trivikram Srinivas





Credited cast:
Allu Arjun ... Devaraj aka Bantu
Pooja Hegde ... Amulya
Tabu ... Yasodha
Jayaram ... Ramachandra
Sushanth ... Raj Manohar
Murli Sharma ... Valmiki
Nivetha Pethuraj ... Nandu
Navdeep ... Sekhar
Samuthirakani ... Appalanaidu
Suneel ... Seetharam
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rajiv Kumar A. Rajiv Kumar A. ... Board Member
Hyper Aadi ... Port Worker
Ajay ... Satyam
Ananth Ananth
Joy Badlani ... Mahmadullah


The narrative revolves around Bantu (Allu Arjun), a skilled middle-class man who is despised and often neglected by his father Valmiki (Murali Sharma). What Bantu doesn't know is that he's actually the son of a businessman swapped by Valmiki with his own son to give the latter a comfortable life. A violent incident draws Bantu closer to the truth, upon learning which he decides to enter Vaikunthapuram, the home of his real parents and eventually confront those who threaten his family.

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Prior to the film's release, it was reported that it won't be released on Netflix or Prime Video, thus encouraging the viewers to watch it in cinemas. Following the film's huge commercial success, its digital release on Netflix surprised viewers who felt cheated by the marketing team. See more »

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References Avengers: Infinity War (2018) See more »

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Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo
12 January 2020 | by rojithomas-14928See all my reviews

"Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo" starring Allu Arjun and Pooja Hegde is a pleasant family entertainer that's packed with 100% emotions and ample entertainment. The story, dialogues, fights, choreography, romance and music, this film have it all and will be loved by the audience. Allu Arjun makes a stylish comeback and is a treat to watch on screen. Beautifully shot songs and actions. Allu Arjun is very mature with his acting in this film and he has delivered a brilliant performance, which is the highlight of this movie. Other casts have also done good jobs. Overall, it's a complete family entertainer and a feeling good movie. My rating is: 8/10

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