Tollywood Industry is one of the most happening film industries in Indian Cinema. There have been many creative directors, talented actors, potential producers that have made cinemas and took this Industry to next level. Few movies have stood as all time hit movies in Telugu and some as known evergreen Telugu movies. Baahubali which has been made in this film industry has once again proved what Telugu film industry can do.
There have been many classics, socio-fantasies, mythologies and commercial movies that have been termed as Tollywood best and evergreen classic movies. They were made here and entertained for good number of years.
Let’s have a look at the list of all time hits and must watch movies in Telugu:
1.) Mayabazar (1957)
Mayabazar is mythological film directed by K. Venkata Reddy. Legendary actors such as NTR, ANR, Savitri, and SVR have made this film a classic that will be remembered for a very long time. In May 2013 CNN-IBN poll listed Mayabazar as the greatest Indian film of all time.
2.) Daana Veera Soora Karna (1977)
Daana Veera Soora Karna is a mythological film based on life of Karna from Mahabharata. The film highlights the character Duryodhana as Suyodhana. It is shown with a positive touch in the film. This film was Directed, Produced and saw the lead role of NTR.
3.) Shankara Bharanam(1980)
Shankara Bharanam is a musical drama film, directed by K. Vishwanath. J.V. Somayajulu, Manju Bhargavi, Chandra Mohan played the lead characters. This film was critically acclaimed for its story and screenplay. Shankara Bharanam sensibly shows the relation between a teacher and student, how a known singer loses his identity and finds fame in his student’s son. This film’s ends tragically.
4.) Shiva (1989)
This film marked the debut of Ram Gopal Verma. Shiva movie revolves around action- drama genre which involves mafia and student politics. Nagarjuna and Amal were the leads in the film. The chain scene in the film is one of the classic scenes. It won 3 Nandi Awards and has been listed in CNN-IBN 100 greatest films of all time.
5.) Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari (1990)
Is a Telugu supernatural-fantasy film, directed by K. Raghavendera Rao starring Chiranjeevi and Sridevi. Chiranjeevi plays a tourist guide to falls in love with Sridevi, who is an angel. Amrish puri will be seen a negative character. The film is acclaimed for its visual effects and emotional drama.
6.) Aditya 369 (1991)
This film is historical, science fiction directed by Singeetam Srinivasa Rao. Balakrishna and Mohini are seen in lead roles. The plot revolves around a time machine which has the feature of going in to past history and the future. Balakrishna will be seen in a dual role in this film.
7.) Annamayya (1997)
Annamayya is a devotional, biographic film based on a true devotee who wrote and sang songs for lord Venkateshwara. This classic was directed by K.Raghavender Rao. Akkineni Nagarjuna, Mohan Babu, Suman, Ramya Krishna, Bhanupriya played the lead roles in the film. The song’s in the film will touch the audience.
Arundhati is fantasy-horror film directed by Kodi Ramakrishna. Anushka Shetty plays the title role, where as Sonu sood will be seen in terrifying negative role. Anushka has proved that she isn’t a better heroine, but good actor too by this film. This film has good Visual effects that will defenrly horrify and thrill you. Arundathi has won as many as 10 Nandi Awards.
9.) Eega (2012)
Eega is directed by S.S. Rajamouli and Music by Keeravani. Nani, Samantha and Sudeep will be seen in the film. The real hero of the film is a Fly (Eega). The story revolves around how Eega kills Sudeep who kills Nani to Samantha his won. This film is critically acclaimed for its camera work, Direction, Visual Effects and Background score. This film won many awards at Toronto After Dark Film Festival.
10.) Baahubali-The Beginning (2015)
Baahubali is India’s big budget movie. Baahubali is directed by S.S.Rajamouli, Music by M.M. Keeravani which has huge VFX effects that simply make you spell bound. Prabhas, Rana, Anushka Shetty, Tamannah, Ramya Krishna and Najer were seen in the lead roles of this film. Recently this film has crossed 500 Cr and set a new bench mark for Telugu film’s.
These are few amazing films among many other. Hope you will be amazed watching these films.