Geetha Arts (formerly known as Geetha Art Productions, Geetha Cine Enterprises , Geetha Creative Arts) is an Indian film production and distribution company established in 1972 by Allu Aravind.[1] The company is based in Hyderabad and has produced around 60 films in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Hindi languages.

Geetha Arts
TypePrivate
IndustryEntertainment
Founded1972; 50 years ago (1972) in Hyderabad, India
Headquarters,
India
Key people
Allu Aravind
Allu Arjun
Allu Venkatesh
Allu Sirish
ProductsFilms
OwnerAllu Aravind
SubsidiariesGA2 Pictures
WebsiteGeetha Arts

Though Geetha Arts is known for its big-budget films, the company marked its beginning by producing a small-budget movie Banthrotu Bharya in 1974. Geetha Arts has made movies featuring actors such as Chiranjeevi, Rajinikanth, Aamir Khan, V Ravichandran, Pawan Kalyan, Allu Arjun,[2][3] Ganesh, Nani, Ram Charan, and Vijay Deverakonda.

After consolidating the film production business, Geetha Arts expanded its presence into film distribution, exhibition and digital content.

Online streaming serviceEdit

Allu Aravind in association with MyHome Group owner Rameswar Rao Jupally started OTT named "Aha" which went live on February 08, 2020.[citation needed]

Film productionEdit

Jalsa, a Telugu film starring Pawan Kalyan grossed $10 million at the box office. Their next – Ghajini, a Bollywood movie starring Aamir Khan grossed over $45 million at box office. Magadheera is a big-budget swords and sandal epic that grossed $25 million at the box office.

Geetha ArtsEdit

# Year Film Language Director Notes
1 1974 Bantrotu Bharya Telugu Dasari Narayana Rao Produced as Geetha Art Productions
2 1975 Devude Digivaste Telugu Dasari Narayana Rao Produced as Geetha Art Productions
3 1979 Maavullo Mahasivudu Telugu Raja Chandra Produced as Geetha Cine Enterprises
4 1982 Yamakinkarudu Telugu Raj Bharat Produced as Geetha Creative Arts
5 1984 Hero Telugu Vijaya Bapineedu
6 1985 Vijetha Telugu A. Kodandarami Reddy Remake of Hindi film Saaheb
7 1987 Aradhana Telugu Bharathiraja Remake of Tamil film Kadalora Kavithaigal
8 Pasivadi Pranam Telugu A. Kodandarami Reddy Remake of Malayalam film

Poovinu Puthiya Poonthennal

9 1989 Athaku Yamudu Ammayiki Mogudu Telugu A. Kodandarami Reddy
10 Mappillai Tamil Rajashekar Remake of Telugu film

Attaku Yamudu Ammayiki Mogudu

11 1990 Pratibandh Hindi Ravi Raja Pinisetty Remake of Telugu film Ankusam
12 1993 Mechanic Alludu Telugu B. Gopal
13 1994 The Gentleman Hindi Mahesh Bhatt Remake of Tamil film Gentleman (1993 film)
14 1996 Akkada Ammayi Ikkada Abbayi Telugu E. V. V. Satyanarayana Remake of Hindi film Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak
15 1997 Master Telugu Suresh Krissna
16 1998 Mangalyam Tantunanena Kannada V. S Reddy Remake of Telugu film Pavitra Bandham
17 2000 Kunwara Hindi David Dhawan Remake of Telugu film Bavagaru Bagunnara?
18 2001 Daddy Telugu Suresh Krissna
19 2002 Kya Yehi Pyaar Hai Hindi K. Muralimohana Rao Remake of Tamil film Love Today (1997 film)
20 2003 Johnny Telugu Pawan Kalyan
21 2005 Andarivaadu Telugu Srinu Vaitla
22 2006 Happy Telugu A. Karunakaran
23 2008 Jalsa Telugu Trivikram Srinivas Santosham Best Film Award
24 Ghajini Hindi AR Murugadoss Remake of Tamil film Ghajini (2005 film)
25 2009 Magadheera Telugu S.S. Rajamouli National Film Award for Best Special Effects
Nandi Award for Best Popular Feature Film
Filmfare Award for Best Film – Telugu
CineMAA Award for Best Film
Santosham Best Film Award
Co-produced with B. V. S. N. Prasad
26 2011 100% Love Telugu Sukumar
27 Badrinaath Telugu V. V. Vinayak
28 2014 Kotha Janta Telugu Maruthi Dasari
29 Pilla Nuvvu Leni Jeevitham Telugu A.S. Ravi Kumar Chowdary co-produced with Sri Venkateswara Creations
30 2015 Darling Tamil Sam Anton Remake of Telugu film Prema Katha Chitram
31 2016 Sarrainodu Telugu Boyapati Srinu co-produced with Shanam Naga Ashok Kumar
32 Srirastu Subhamastu Telugu Parasuram
33 Dhruva Telugu Surender Reddy co-produced Nv prasad

Remake of Tamil film Thani Oruvan

34 2020 Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo Telugu Trivikram Srinivas co-produced with Haarika & Hassine Creations

Prashanthi Creations (Sastry, Aravind)Edit

Year Film Language Director Notes
1982 Subhalekha Telugu K. Viswanath

Sri Sai Ram Arts (Venkateswara Rao, Aravind)Edit

# Year Film Language Director Notes
1 1991 Rowdy Alludu Telugu K. Raghavendra Rao
2 2000 Annayya Telugu Muthyala Subbaiah

Sri Raghavendra Movie Corporation, Siri Media Arts and United Producers (Dutt, Aravind)Edit

# Year Film Language Director Notes
1 1996 Pelli Sandadi Telugu K. Raghavendra Rao
2 1997 Mere Sapno Ki Rani Hindi K. Raghavendra Rao
3 1998 Paradesi Telugu K. Raghavendra Rao
4 Ninaithen Vandhai Tamil K. Selva Bharathy
5 2003 Pellam Oorelithe Telugu S. V. Krishna Reddy
6 Gangotri Telugu K. Raghavendra Rao
7 Calcutta Mail Hindi Sudhir Mishra
8 2004 Intlo Srimathi Veedhilo Kumari Telugu K. Vasu

Kshitij Production Combines (Mukesh, Aravind)Edit

Year Film Language Director Notes
1999 Kaun? Hindi Ram Gopal Varma

Siri Venkateswara Productions (Satya Narayana, Aravind)Edit

Year Film Language Director Notes
2005 Bunny Telugu V. V. Vinayak

GA2 Pictures (Vasu and Aravind)Edit

GA2 Pictures is indie production arm of Geetha Arts on which they produce small and medium budgeted movies and managed by Bunny Vas.

# Year Film Language Director Cast Notes
1 2015 Bale Bale Magadivoy Telugu Maruthi Dasari Nani and Lavanya Tripathi Co-production with UV Creations[4]
2 2016 Sundaranga Jaana Kannada Ramesh Aravind Ganesh, Shanvi Srivastava Co-production with Rockline Entertainments Pvt Lmt
3 2018 Geetha Govindam Telugu Parasuram Vijay Devarakonda and Rashmika Mandanna
4 Taxiwaala Telugu Rahul Sankrityan Vijay Deverakonda, Priyanka Jawalkar and Malavika Nair Co-production with UV Creations
5 2019 Prati Roju Pandage Telugu Maruthi Dasari Sai Dharam Tej and Rashi Khanna Co-production with UV Creations
6 2021 Chaavu Kaburu Challaga Telugu Koushik Pegallapati Kartikeya Gummakonda and Lavanya Tripathi
7 Most Eligible Bachelor Telugu Bhaskar Akhil Akkineni and Pooja Hegde
8 2022 Pakka Commercial Telugu Maruthi Gopichand and Raashi Khanna Co-production with "UV Creations"
9 18 Pages Telugu Palnati Surya Pratap Nikhil Siddharth and Anupama Parameswaran Co-production with Sukumar Writings

V4 Movies (GA2 and Studio Green)Edit

Year Film Language Director Notes
2017 Next Nuvve Telugu ETV Prabhakar

Allu Bobby Company (Bobby and Aravind)Edit

Year Film Language Director Notes
2022 Ghani Telugu Kiran Korrapati

Allu EntertainmentEdit

# Year Film Language Director Notes
1 2022 Jersey Hindi Gowtham Tinnanuri co-produced with Dil Raju Productions, Sithara Entertainments & Brat Films
2 2022 Shehzada Hindi Rohit Dhawan co-produced with Haarika and Haasini Creations, T-Series & Brat Films

Film distributionEdit

DistributionEdit

Over the last 15 years, Geetha Film Distributors (GFD), a subsidiary of Geetha Arts has released over 300 Telugu, Hindi and English films in Andhra Pradesh and is one of the leading distributors in the state. Geetha Arts is one company in Andhra Pradesh that has a studio-style functioning of having a production wing along with distribution channels.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Clans in Indian Cinema: The Allu-Konidela Family of Telugu Superstars and Film Producers". www.news18.com. 19 April 2021.
  2. ^ "Buzz: Prashanth Neel Will Do A Movie With Geetha Arts With Allu Arjun". Sakshi Post. 20 March 2021.
  3. ^ "AR Murugadoss to direct Allu Arjun soon? - Times of India". The Times of India.
  4. ^ "Bhale Bhale Magadivoy , a Family entertainer". The Hans India. 3 March 2015.
  5. ^ "Timesofap Redirecting ..."
  6. ^ "Komaram Puli worldwide Release Through Geetha Arts ~ Komaram Puli".

External linksEdit

  • Official website
  • Geetha Arts's channel on YouTube