Rangula Ratnam (2018 film)

Rangula Ratnam (transl. Wheel of color) is a 2018 Indian Telugu-language romantic drama film starring Raj Tarun and Chitra Shukla.

Rangula Ratnam
Rangula Raatnam poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed byShreeranjani
Written byShreeranjani
Starring
Music bySricharan Pakala
CinematographyL.K. Vijay
Edited bySreekar Prasad
Production
company
Release date
  • 14 January 2018 (2018-01-14)
Running time
134 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageTelugu

PlotEdit

Vishnu (Raj Tarun) is a software engineer who is his attached to his widowed mother (Sithara). He falls in love with Keerthi (Chitra Shukla). Vishnu is living the ideal event when an event causes his life to be miserable. What is this event? Will Vishnu solve all his issues and succeed in his love with Keerthi. These questions make up the rest of the story.[1]

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

Raj Tarun and Chitra Shukla were signed to play the leads while veteran actress Sithara was brought in to play a pivotal role. The film is produced by Annapoorna Studios and was scheduled to release on January 14, coinciding with Sankranthi.[4][5][6] The film is directed by Shreeranjani, who previously worked as an assistant to Selvaraghavan for the Tamil film, 7G Rainbow Colony (2004).[7] After writing a song for Kittu Unnadu Jagratha (2017), Raj Tarun also wrote a song for this film.[5]

SoundtrackEdit

The songs were composed by Sricharan Pakala.[8][9]

No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Yemaindhi"Rakendu MouliYazin Nizar, Yamini Ghantasala3:27
2."Rey Vishnu (Version 1)"Kittu VissaparagadaAnurag Kulkarni2:19
3."Birthday"Pranav ChagantySangeetha Rajeev, Anurag Kulkarni3:53
4."Enno Enno"Kittu VissaparagadaSricharan Pakala3:55
5."Nuvvu Leni"Sirivennela Sitarama SastryKaala Bhairava5:10
6."Prema Prema"Raj TarunPoojan Kohli3:50
7."Rey Vishnu (Version 2)"Kittu VissaparagadaAnurag Kulkarni2:16
8."Rey Vishnu (Version 3)"Kittu VissaparagadaAnurag Kulkarni2:18
Total length:26:38

ReleaseEdit

The film had a below average run at the box office.[1]

The Times of India gave the film a rating of two out of five stars and wrote that "Rangula Raatnam is old wine in an antique bottle and it doesn’t even pretend to be otherwise!".[2] Telangana Today wrote that "Though director Shreeranjani has a rather slim plot, her narrative lacing different elements such as mother-son bonding, contrasting approaches seeking a common ground and friendships and relations, is appreciable".[3]

Home mediaEdit

The satellite rights of the film were acquired by Zee Telugu.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Rangula Ratnam to premier soon on Zee Telugu - Times of India". The Times of India.
  2. ^ a b c d "Rangula Raatnam Review {2/5}: Sithara and Priyadarshi save the day with this one!". The Times of India.
  3. ^ a b Ranjith, Gabbeta. "Rangula Ratnam: Shines with genuine characters". Telangana Today.
  4. ^ Ranjith, Gabbeta. "'Rangula Ratnam' in Sankranthi race". Telangana Today.
  5. ^ a b Nadadhur, Srivathsan (January 9, 2018). "Films and festive joy". The Hindu.
  6. ^ "'Rangula Ratnam' to release on January 14? - Times of India". The Times of India.
  7. ^ "Selvaraghavan congratulates Shree Ranjani on her Tollywood debut - Times of India". The Times of India.
  8. ^ "Rangula Ratnam - All Songs - Download or Listen Free - JioSaavn". JioSaavn.
  9. ^ "Rangula Ratnam Audio Jukebox - Rangula Raatnam Songs - Raj Tarun, Chitra Shukla - Shreeranjani". Aditya Music. 15 January 2018.

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