'S/O Satyamurthy' review: An inconsistent drama with over-the-top action and a grand message

'S/O Satyamurthy' review: An inconsistent drama with over-the-top action and a grand message Cast: Allu Arjun, Samantha, Upendra, Rajendra Prasad, Nithya Menen, Adah Sharma, Ali, Sneha, Brahmanandam, Rao Ramesh, Prakash Raj, M. S. Narayana. Director: Trivikram Expectations are bound to coil up for the works of Trivikram. Such is his reputation. Certainly, it blows a kiss of curse in the case of 'S/O Satyamurthy'. Allu Arjun is a fly on the wall. He has traveled to other walls in other nations, has never...
10:40:23 AM Apr 10, 2015

'S/O Satyamurthy' an ode to fathers: Trivikram

'S/O Satyamurthy' an ode to fathers: Trivikram Chennai: Filmmaker Trivikram says his forthcoming Telugu release 'S/O Satyamurthy' is an ode to every father. "There are more films that have dramatised relationship with mothers. Many of us completely ignore the role of the father in our lives. For most youngsters, their fathers are their superheroes. But it isn't the same when they grow up," Trivikram told IANS. "Quite late in our lives, we realise the importance of father....
04:54:39 PM Apr 09, 2015

Excited to be part of Jr NTR's 25th film: Rakul Preet Singh

Excited to be part of Jr NTR's 25th film: Rakul Preet Singh Chennai: Actress Rakul Preet Singh is on a roll. After signing actor Ram Charan Teja's next yet-untitled Telugu project, she has now signed another project in the language with actor Junior NTR. "Dis is 2 clarify dt m doin #ntr25 n m super excited n thankful to b a part of such a prestigious project. Don't know ver d rumours r cmn frm (sic)," Rakul posted on her Twitter page....
01:31:37 PM Apr 01, 2015

Banks issue notices to Nagarjuna's studio to recover loans

Banks issue notices to Nagarjuna's studio to recover loans Hyderabad: Two public sector banks have issued notices to leading Telugu actor Akkineni Nagarjuna's film studio to recover loans amounting to Rs.62 crore. The actor is hopeful of resolving the issue in a few days. Nagarjuna has denied reports that Andhra Bank and Indian Bank have seized the 7 Acre Studio in Jubilee Hills here. Sources close to the actor told IANS that the bank authorities have neither seized nor...
10:04:39 AM Mar 24, 2015

Trailer review: 'S/o Satyamurthy' looks like a typical Trivikram film

Trailer review: 'S/o Satyamurthy' looks like a typical Trivikram film The first odd thing about the audio release of Trivikram's 'S/o Satyamurthy' is that not a word was spoken about M. S. Narayana. The man who threw us into uncontrollable zones of laugher is no more with us. I wish someone had mentioned his name, a word or two wouldn't have done any damage either. It's also a brutal irony. The tagline - Viluvale aasthi - wasn't reflected at the...
02:26:39 PM Mar 21, 2015

'Surya Vs Surya' review: Nikhil's performance makes the unconventional story enjoyable

'Surya Vs Surya' review: Nikhil's performance makes the unconventional story enjoyable Cast: Nikhil, Tridha Choudhury, Madhoo, Tanikella Bharani, Satya, Mast Ali, Thagubothu Ramesh, Praveen, Sayaji Shinde, Rao Ramesh Director: Karthik Gattamneni Nikhil has finally found a haven in unconventional scripts. 'Surya vs Surya' after 'Swamy Ra Ra' and 'Karthikeya' is a delight for the actor and the audience. Nikhil is named Surya by Madhoo, who plays his mother in a film where his name ironically mocks his disease and confidence. His...
10:59:20 AM Mar 06, 2015

'Power Star' Pawan Kalyan joins Twitter; wishes fans Happy New Year

'Power Star' Pawan Kalyan joins Twitter; wishes fans Happy New Year Twitter has just become a little powerful. It is because Power Star Pawan Kalyan has joined Twitter on the first day of 2015. The actor, who'll next be seen along with Venkatesh in 'Gopala Gopala', the official Telugu remake of 'OMG - Oh My God', wished his fans a happy new year. ...
08:27:03 PM Jan 01, 2015

'Temper' teaser: You can't keep your eyes off Jr NTR in this Puri Jagannadh action-thriller

'Temper' teaser: You can't keep your eyes off Jr NTR in this Puri Jagannadh action-thriller The makers of 'Temper' have released the film's new teaser and those who have watched it would agree that Jr NTR looks amazing as a rough cop. The film has directed by Puri Jagannadh and produced by Bandla Ganesh under the popular banner Parameshwari Arts. Take a look. ...
02:22:36 PM Jan 01, 2015

Telugu actor PJ Sharma passes away at 70

Telugu actor PJ Sharma passes away at 70 Hyderabad: Popular Telugu actor and dubbing artist P.J. Sharma breathed his last at his residence here Sunday. He was 70. "He has been unwell for a while. He suffered a heart attack and passed away at his house," a family source told IANS. Born in Vizianagaram, Sharma started his career as a character artiste and starred in over 150 films, mostly in Telugu and Kannada. Some of his best films...
02:11:00 PM Dec 14, 2014

Central Board of Film Certification grants 'A' certificate to 'Current Theega', courtesy Sunny Leone's song

Central Board of Film Certification grants 'A' certificate to 'Current Theega', courtesy Sunny Leone's song Chennai: The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has granted an 'A' certificate to upcoming Telugu comedy "Current Theega", due to the presence of a special song featuring porn star and Bollywood actress Sunny Leone. "The members of the censor board enjoyed watching the film. If it was not for Sunny's item song, 'Current Theega" would have got 'U' certificate," read a statement from the production house. "But since the...
12:20:42 PM Oct 10, 2014

Ram Charan's fan loses his life in a stampede at a theatre; the actor offers Rs 2 lakh to his family

Ram Charan's fan loses his life in a stampede at a theatre; the actor offers Rs 2 lakh to his family Kurnool: Actor Ram Charan Wednesday grieved over the death of a fan who lost his life in a stampede at a theatre here where his Telugu film "Govindudu Andarivadele" was playing, and also offered Rs.2 lakh ex gratia to his family. Krishna Vamsi-directed "Govindudu Andarivadele" released Wednesday worldwide. "I came to know a fan in Yemmiganur (in Kurnool district) lost his life at a stampede at Siva theatre. May his...
07:16:51 AM Oct 02, 2014

Confirmed! 'Kick 2' to go on floors on August 20

Confirmed! 'Kick 2' to go on floors on August 20 Hyderabad: Ravi Teja-starrer Telugu actioner "Kick 2" will go on floors here Aug 20, says its director Surender Reddy, but he adds the film will not be a sequel to his 2009 blockbuster "Kick". "We start shooting 'Kick 2' from Wednesday. It will be an action film, but will not have anything to do with the first part. It will be more or less an extension of 'Kick'," Reddy told...
11:44:13 AM Aug 17, 2014

Arpita Chakraborty records songs for 'Nee Jataga Nenundali'

Arpita Chakraborty records songs for 'Nee Jataga Nenundali' The versatile singer is on a roll after tasting success with Ragini MMS 2 followed peppy Marathi number and now two potential Telegu blockbusters. Arpita Chakraborty has recorded two numbers for the Telegu remake of Ashiqi 2 with Arijit Singh and KK respectively. The two numbers where she have lent her voice are Kyuki Tum Hi Ho (in Telegu, Music- Mithoon) and Piya Aaye Na (Music- Jeet Ganguly). She scored...
05:05:46 PM Jul 16, 2014

First look: Sachiin Joshi, Nazia Hussain feature in the first poster of 'Nee Jathaga Nenundali'

First look: Sachiin Joshi, Nazia Hussain feature in the first poster of 'Nee Jathaga Nenundali' The wait is finally over! The makers of Telugu film 'Nee Jathaga Nenundali' have unveiled the first poster of the film. Since 'Nee Jathaga Nenundali' featuring Sachiin Joshi, Sanjay Dutt's niece Nazia Hussain in the main roles is a Telugu remake of popular Bollywood film 'Aashiqui 2', the poster also bears a striking resemblance with the original poster. Will the remake be as huge a hit like the original Bollywood...
03:24:55 PM Jun 02, 2014

'Rowdy' RGV's best since 'Sarkar': Vishnu Manchu

'Rowdy' RGV's best since 'Sarkar': Vishnu Manchu Chennai: Actor Vishnu Manchu, who has teamed up with Ram Gopal Varma for the forthcoming Telugu action-drama "Rowdy", says it will be the filmmaker's best movie since the 2005 release "Sarkar". Vishnu also feels that the film will a befitting reply to critics, who have been complaining about poor quality of southern films. "I think after 'Sarkar', this is the best film he has made. RGV has made this film...
04:32:29 PM Mar 30, 2014