Rangayana Raghu

  • 'Brahma' will be Upendra's test at the boxoffice? November 1, 2013

    New Delhi: One of the established actors of Kannada films, Upendra's credibility at the boxoffice will once again be under scanner when 'Brahma' will hit the screens. Directed by R Chandru, the film also features Pranitha Subhash, Sonu Sood and Rahul Dev in important roles. 'Brahma' will also be released in...
  • Kannada movie 'Shatru' gets a U Certificate March 10, 2013

    A film in the making for a long time now 'Shatru' first action film starring actor Nenapirali Premkumar has been given the U/A certificate by the regional censor board. The U/A is for the action that is very fierce at places. The hero of Kannada cinema Premkumar had a few action...
  • 'Charminar' Review: Meghana is the surprise factor February 10, 2013

    Cast: Nenapirali Prem, Meghana Gaonkar, Rangayana Raghu, Raju Thalikote, Mrudula, Vidya Murthy Director: R Chandru Rating: 3.5 out of 5 For those who have felt filmmaker R.Chandru follows the same kind of storylines and narration, his new film 'Charminar' would come as a pleasant surprise! Though it has a rural backdrop like in...
  • 'Golmaal' Review: Kannada film is highly disappointing October 29, 2012

    This 'Golmaal' is different it's neither a patch on Hrishikesh Mukherjee's classic comedy of the same name in which Amol Palekar and Utpal Dutt had outwitted movie buffs, nor does it have any similarity with Bollywood filmmaker Rohit Shetty's recent 'Golmaal' series that were high on commercial elements. The Kannada...
  • 'Mr 420' Review: Not a good option for entertainment October 20, 2012

    Very ordinary theme and extremely outdated treatment is given to 'Mr 420' by director Pradeep Raj in his second film. It leaves a doubt that he has picked scenes from various films to make this film. The strong similarity is 'Rambo' in the first half. Second half of 'Mr 420'...
  • Kannada Review: 'Shiva' is a treat for Shivraj fans August 25, 2012

    The much expected cinema of Shivraj Kumar 101st movie boast with mind blowing stunts, usual revenge, mistaken identify getting in to costly lapse, sharp dialogues, lovely music, cinematography and terrific presence of Shivraj Kumar and Ragini. Coming to director Om Prakash Rao director of over 25 action films the terrific...
  • Shivrajakumar starrer 'Shiva' gets U/A certificate August 18, 2012

    The highly talked about film, 'Shiva', the 101 film of superstar Shivarajakumar, for which the fans are waiting since one year had been given a 'U/A' certificate by the regional censor board. This is the first movie of Shivarajakumar and sizzling heroine of Kannada cinema, Ragini Dwivedi. "'Shiva' has many...
  • Upendra's 'Topiwala' will be shot in Switzerland August 12, 2012

    'Topiwala' starring the super star of Kannada cinema Upendra, which is produced by R Srinivas and KP Shrikanth has completed the major portions of talkie portions under the direction of debutant Srinivas. It is the yet another big venture of RS Productions. 'Topiwala' has completed its shoot in Bangalore and will...
  • Director Guruprasad is busy with 'Agni Mushti' June 24, 2012

    Veteran character artist Bank Janardhan son Guruprasad is showing exemplary presence of mind in his first film as director. On schedule Guruprasad a software professional has completed the first schedule of shooting after muhurut at Shirdi Saibaba Temple in RT Nagar. The second schedule is on schedule at Shimoga and surroundings....
  • Video: First look of Kannada film 'Shyloo' June 9, 2012

    A remake of super hit 'Mynaa' the Kannada version is very well executed on silver screen with four characters and cameraman shouldering the interest of the audience in this love cum sentiment film set in the village backdrop. Golden star Ganesh, Bhama, Rangayana Raghu and Suchindra Prasad have given a struggling...
  • Kannada Review: 'Jaanu' is worth a watch June 3, 2012

    'Jaanu, directed by Preetham Gubbi of 'Maleyali Jotheyali' and 'Johnny Mera Naam' fame, was supposed to be an action entertainer. The presence of two young, talented artists had added expectations from the film, as did its song picturisations, which gave a boost in the hype around the film. Gubbi seems to...
  • Kannada Review: 'Villain' is uselessly dragged May 26, 2012

    Cast: Audithya, Raagini, Rangayana Raghu, Shobharaj, Dharma, Malathi Sardeshpande Director: M.S. Ramesh M.S. Ramesh's 'Villain' was expected to act as a catalyst for actor Audithya's movie career as this was an opportunity for him to portray different shades in his role, but a weak script and dragging narration have failed to...
  • Kannada Review: 'Breaking News' lacks creativity May 26, 2012

    When a proved director takes up a film, the expectations are high. After failure of 'Nooru Janmaku' Nagathihalli Chandrasekhar is on low key. He has not been able to come up from failure in the contents of 'Breaking News'. The selection of subject and its treatment is once again put...
  • Kannada Review: 'Anna Bond' is boring May 5, 2012

    Cast: Puneeth Raj Kumar, Priyamani, Nidhi Subbaiah, Rangayana Raghu, Jackie Shroff, Gurudatt Director: Suri The hugely awaited film 'Anna Bond', starring the Kannada film industry's superstar Puneeth Raj Kumar and directed by Suri, was expected to be a continuation of success story of their previous film 'Jackie'. Unfortunately 'Anna Bond', which...
  • Kannada Review: 'Shyloo' not as good as original December 11, 2011

    Cast: Ganesh, Bhama, Rangayana Raghu, Suchayeendra Prasad, Suresh Chandra Director: S Narayan Remaking movies is a not an easy affair as it needs a lot of research and creativity. But producer K. Manju loves remaking films and this time he chose Tamil film 'Mynaa' for a Kannada remake and signed S. Narayan,...
  • Kannada Review: 'Jarasandha' screenplay flawed November 26, 2011

    Cast: Vijay, Praneetha, Rangayana Raghu, Roopa Devi, Sampath, Swayamvara Chandru Director: Shashank Director Shashank has made some award winning and critically acclaimed films in the past and has shown immense potential and maturity through his work. Hence, when he zeroed on an action flick and that too with the well-known action hero...