Features

  • With Mahesh Babu’s ‘Maharshi’ changing its release date from April 25 to May 5, clarity is emerging about other summer releases.

  • Times have changed in such a way that you are as good as long as your last hit film in the movie-making business. Even if you give the biggest of the hits and do not have projects in hand, you are not in the news.

  • Making a name in the industry and being known to all was no small thing in the past. A lot was taken to make things work especially for the heroines.

  • Tollywood is showing flashes of intelligence these days. As part of its new journey, it is making an increasing number of period films which are set in the 1980s and 1990s.

  • In a year when Chiranjeevi and Prabhas had no releases, Pawan Kalyan and Allu Arjun had a flop each, and Nagarjuna had two flops, Telugu cinema also saw a range of actors present themselves in a new way.

  • What are the worst films of the past 12 months? Films that made us to look for immediate exit door? 2018 witnessed some really bad movies. 

  • Tollywood is a place where heroines make a splash every year. Newcomers become star heroines and several debutantes make their entry with a bang.

  • There was a time when Telugu cinema was looked down upon in many ways from the Hindi audience.