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Rudra Veena (1988)

A classical singer believes in changing society through his music and will power.

Director:

K. Balachander

Writers:

K. Balachander (screenplay) (as K. Balchander), K. Balachander (story) (as K. Balchander) | 1 more credit »
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Top Rated Telugu Movies #28 | 3 wins. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Chiranjeevi ... Suryanarayana sarma
Gemini Ganesan ... Bilahari Ganapati Sahastri
Shobana ... Lalita Siva Jyoti
Devilalita Devilalita ... Sandhya
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Brahmanandam
Narayana P.L. Narayana P.L.
Prasad Babu Prasad Babu
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A classical singer believes in changing society through his music and will power.

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Drama | Musical

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Trivia

This movie is remade in Tamil as "Unnal Mudiyum Thambi" with Kamal Haasan reprising Chiranjeevi's role. See more »

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Remade as Unnal Mudiyum Thambi (1988) See more »

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Fight against caste oppression
12 March 2008 | by anand-valmikiSee all my reviews

Its a fantastic movie with a social cause of equality and fraternity in human life. The protagonist played by Mega star Dr. Chiranjeevi, fights the problem of caste oppression(hidden apartheid) in a rural village of India. This movie generates some critical consciousness among the audience and brings sensitivity towards others castes, so as to appreciate the diversity and celebrate humanity.

This movie got a great admiration from the audience as well as from film critics. This has won the prestigious President award. The characters in the movie were very well crafted and all the artists had crafted very well to suit their respective roles. The music is fantastic and melodious. Dr. Chiranjeevi just lived in that role rather than acting it out.


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Country:

India

Language:

Telugu

Release Date:

4 March 1988 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Veena of Shiva See more »

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Anjana Productions See more »
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Stereo

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