Dwaraka is a 2017 Indian Telugu-language comedy-drama film directed by Srinivas Ravindra (MSR), produced by Pradyumna Chandrapati and Ganesh Penubotu, under Legend Cinema, and is presented by R. B. Choudary under the banner Super Good Films. It features Vijay Deverakonda and Pooja Jhaveri in the lead roles while Prakash Raj, Prudhviraj and Murali Sharma appear in crucial roles. The movie was set to release on November 2016 but due to demonitisation was released on March 3, 2017, with premiers in USA on March 2. The movie received poor word of mouth and failed domestically and overseas at the box office.
|Directed by||Srinivas Ravindra|
|Produced by||Pradyumna Chandrapati |
|Music by||Sai Karthik|
|Cinematography||Shyam K. Naidu|
|Distributed by||Super Good Films|
The story is about a thief Erra Srinu who turns into a fake Baba due to circumstances, how is his image exploited, his love story with Vasudha and his fight with a rationalist Chaitanya and how he comes clean forms the rest of the story.
- Vijay Deverakonda as Erra Srinu / Sri Krishnananda Swamy
- Pooja Jhaveri as Vasudha
- Prakash Raj as CM
- Prudhviraj as Pujari
- Murali Sharma as Chaitanya
- Prabhakar as 'Broker' Ravi
- Surekha Vani
- Raghu Babu as Minister
- Krishna Bhagavaan
- Gundu Sudarshan as Sudarshan
- Uttej as Journalist Gopi
- Venkata Giridhar Vajja as Giri
- Shakalaka Shankar
- Niharica Raizada in a special appearance in the song "Alabbi Alabbi"
|Soundtrack album by|
|Sai Karthik chronology|
|1.||"Bhajare Nandagopala"||Sri Sai Kiran||K.S.Chitra||04:02|
|2.||"Adire Dada"||Rahman||Sai Charan||03:36|
|4.||"Allabbi Allabbi"||Kasarla Shyam||Revanth, Divija Karthik||03:24|
|5.||"Enta Chitram"||Rahman||Sameera Bharadwaj||04:11|
The film was released on March 3, 2017 across Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. The film later got dubbed and released in Tamil under the title Arjun Reddy both in theatrical and premiered in television through Vijay Super.
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