Tirupathi Express (film)

Tirupathi Express is a 2014 Kannada language romantic comedy film starring Sumanth Shailendra, Kriti Kharbanda. Film was written and directed by P Kumar, produced by Shailendra Babu.[3][4] The film is an official remake of the Telugu movie Venkatadri Express.[5]

Tirupathi Express
Directed byP Kumar
Produced byShailendra Babu
Written byRavichandra N
Krishnamoorthy L (dialogue)
Screenplay byP Kumar
Story byMerlapaka Gandhi
Based onVenkatadri Express
StarringSumanth Shailendra
Kriti Kharbanda
Narrated bySharan
Music byArjun Janya
CinematographyJ.S. Wali
Edited byJo.Ni. Harsha
Sree Shailendra Productions[1]
Release date
5 September 2014
Running time
126 minutes [2]


Srinivas Rao is strict retired head master settled in Mysore. He follows rules strictly want discipline from surrounding ones and also he threw out anyone from his family who commit 100 mistakes. He already threw out his younger brother from home for committing 100 mistake and next one on line is his younger son Sumanth who commits 99 mistakes. Family went to Tirupathi for wedding of Mohana, elder son of Srinivas Rao, while everyone on train Lakshmi, wife of Srinivas Rao remembers she forget Mangala sutra and tells only to her son Sumanth to collect it and catch train because she didn't want commit mistake on her husband way.

On the rush to collect Mangala sutra from Sumanth takes auto annoyingly encounters with Prathana, who also travels to Tirupathi in train. He collect Mangala sutra from home and catch the train, which still on platform while Prathana thinks sumanth is pretty thief. In train compartment Sangya Patil hands over his Bag to Sumanth to look safely while he goto washroom. Sumanth jump of the train to stop petty quarrel in platform with bag and miss the train. Because he enter the quarrel Prathana also miss the train.

Sumanth got to travel next station in speed and whose driver is drunken Mandya Malya. While travelling to next station Malya start petty fight with local cops and theft cops vehicle and reach train and instead Sumanth, Malya got the train. Sumanth is caught by Police for thefting Police Vehicle. And escape from police after small accident and got bus where Prathana also travels to Tirupathi. After heat in argument passengers kick-out the both from bus. After series of mis-adventure reach outskirts of Tirupathi. Sumanth helps to two love-couple marriage with Mangala sutra without knowing where-abouts of couples and also he had by rescue from goons who are chasing couples. He thinks he will be kick-out from his family for commitng final mistake. On the way he encounters paternal uncle who had been kick-out from family for commitng 100 mistakes. He Helps Sumanth to reach final train station on time and give Mangala sutra he had. Everyone from Sumanth family thinks he is in another train compartment on while jounery.

On time Wedding time Sumanth find out, he marries the strange girl is actually the bride to-be married by his brother. He tells everything to his mother and she got shocked admits the hospital. After series of events Srinivas Rao admits he was wrong ask everyone for apology. Mohana married Prathana's sister and Srinivas Rao accept his brother.



Tirupathi Express
Soundtrack album by
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LabelAnand Audio
Arjun Janya chronology
Tirupathi Express

Movie jukebox had 2 songs were composed by Arjun Janya. Auio released under Anand Audio label on 2 July 2014.[7]

1."Naanu Righta"V. Nagendra PrasadPuneeth Rajkumar4:32
2."Usire Usire Vandisu"K. KalyanKarthik, Chinmayi4:38


  1. ^ "Thirupathi Express (ತಿರುಪತಿ ಎಕ್ಸ್‌ಪ್ರೆಸ್)". chiloka.com. 5 September 2014. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  2. ^ "Thirupathi Express". moviebuff.com. 5 September 2014. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  3. ^ "Get aboard this exciting Express". The Hindu. 7 September 2014. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  4. ^ "Movie review 'Tirupathi Express': It's a comedy express". Deccan Chronicle. 6 September 2014. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  5. ^ "Kriti Kharbanda's Tirupati Express is a remake". Times Of India. 21 January 2014. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  6. ^ "Sumanth Learns Comedy for Tirupati Express". New Indian Express. 4 September 2014. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  7. ^ "Sudeep releases 'Tirupathi Express' audio". daijiworld.com. 4 July 2014. Retrieved 5 November 2020.

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