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Moratodu (1977)

Cast: Satyanarayana, Jayasudha, Nagesh (guest), Allu Ramalingaiah, Rao Gopala Rao, Prabhakara Reddy, Mohan Babu, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Subha, Radha Kumari, Pushpa Kumari, Girija, Sai Kumari, Baby Rohini
Story: Nagesh
Screenplay: Subbu Armugam
Dialogues: Modukuri Johnson
Lyrics: Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy, Appalacharya
Music: MS Viswanathan
Play-back: P. Susheela, Vani Jayaram, SP Balasubrahmanyam, LR Eeswari
Cinematography: Venkat
Editing: KA Marthand
Stunts: Madhavan
Art: Rajendra Kumar
Choreography: Heeralal, Sundaram
Presenter: D. Ramanaidu
Producer: D. Suresh Babu
Director: Nagesh
Banner: Suresh Enterprises
Trivia: This is first Telugu movie for actor Nagesh as a director.
Popular Songs:
1. Ee pillanagrovi velayenta? (CNR)
2. Mallee neeve janmiste (CNR)

Bhale Alludu (1977)

Cast: Krishnam Raju,Mohan Babu, Sarada, Padmapriya
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: JV Raghavulu
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Prapoorna Movies
Popular Songs:
1. Premiste emavutundi oo pellavutundi

Bangaru Bommalu (1977)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Manjula, Anjali Devi, Jaggaiah, Mohan Babu,
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanya, P. Susheela
Producer and Director: VB Rajendra Prasad
Banner: Jagapathi Art Pictures
Release Date: 14 April
Popular Songs:
1. Ayyayyo bangaru baaboo selayerulaagaa galagala
2. Arerare rarare idi pogarubotu potla gittaroy
3. Ne needarinee nuvvaa darinee krishnamma kalipindi

Judge Gari Kodalu (1977)

Cast: Ramakrishna, Jayaprada
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Producer: KS Ramakrishna Rao
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Suryasri Pictures

Chilakamma Cheppindi (1977)

Cast: Rajinikanth, Sangeetha, Sripriya, Narayana Rao
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: MS Viswanathan
Banner: Gopi Krishna International
Trivia: This film won Nandi Award for 1977 in the best film category.
Popular Songs:
1. Chittipotti chepallaaraa selayeti paapallaaraa

Indra Dhanussu (1978)

Cast: Krishna, Sarada, Sridhar, Kanchana, Gummadi, Giribabu, Padmanabham, Nagesh
Dialogues: Modukuri Johnson
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: P. Bhaskara Rao
Editing: Narasimha Rao
Art: K. Ramalingeswara Rao
Producers: Nannapaneni Sudhakar, T. Subbanaidu
Director: K. Bapayya
Banner: Udaya Lakshmi Art Pictures
Release Date: 14 January
Popular Songs:
1. Idi maikamaa binkamaa ide ide neeku andamaa
2. Premaku maranam ledu daaniki otami lene ledu
3. Edurangula indradhanussu eedu vachchina naa vayasu
4. Nenoka prema pipaasini neevoka aasrama vaasivi

Amara Deepam (1977)

Cast: Krishnam Raju, Jayasudha, Murali Mohan, Jayamalini
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Satyam
Executive Producer: Jayakrishna
Presenter: Krishnam Raju
Producer: UV Suryanarayana Raju
Director: K. Raghavendra Rao
Banner: Gopi Krishna Movies
Popular Songs:
1. E raagamo idi e taalamo
2. Inte yee jeevitamu chivariki antaa soonyamu

Secretary (1976)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Rajasekharam), Vanisri (Jayanthi), Jayasudha (Prameela), Chandra Mohan (Sivaram), Ramaprabha (Vasanthi), Raja Babu (Vasu), Kanchana (Rekha Rani), Allu Ramalingaiah, Satyanarayana (Karunakaram), Girija, Suryakantham, Ranganath (Prasad), Gummadi (Dr. Subrahmanyam), Santha Kumari, Suryakala, Krishna Kumari (Dr. Vijaya Lakshmi), Master Ramu, Baby Rohini, Annapurna (Sunanda), Dhulipala, KK Sharma, Rajasri, Radha Kumar, Mamatha, Y. Vijaya, Kalpana Rai, T. Subbarami Reddy
Story: Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani
Dialogues and Lyrics: Athreya
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, Ramakrishna
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: Vincent
Editing: KA Marthand, Narasimha Rao
Stunts: Madhavan
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Saleem
Producer: D. Ramanaidu
Director: KS Prakasha Rao
Banner: Suresh Movies
Release Date: 28 April
Popular Songs:
1. Moratodu naa mogudu mojupadi techchaadu
2. Naa pakkana chotunnadi okkarike
3. Manasuleni bratukoka narakam

Manushulantha Okkate (1976)

Cast: NT Rama Rao (dual role), Jamuna, Manjula,Satyanarayana, Allu Ramalingaiah, Ramaprabha, Rajasri, Nagesh, Kakarala, Kommineni, Chalapathi Rao
Story: V. Mahesh, RK Dharmaraj
Screenplay and Dialogues: Dasari Narayana Rao
Lyrics: Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy, Kosaraju
Music: Saluri Rajeswara Rao
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Cinematography: M. Kannappa
Presenter: Rajendra Kumar
Producers: Duddu Venkateswara Rao, V. Mahesh
Director: Dasari Narayana Rao 
Banner: Aditya Chitra
Release Date: 7 April
Trivia: This was NTR and Dasari first combo movie.
It had a 100-day run in 4 centers.
Initially the producers announced the title as BANGARU PATHAKAM, later they changed it as MANUSHULANTHA OKKATE.
Popular Songs:
1. Anubhavinchu raajaa anubhavinchu raajaa (CNR)
2. Mthyaaloo vastaavaa adigindi istaavaa (Kosaraju)
3. Taataa baagunnaavaa em taataa baagunnaavaa (CNR)

Mana Oori Katha (1976)

Cast: Krishna, Jayaprada
Lyrics: Athreya, N. Gopi
Music: JV Raghavulu
Producer: Ranjith Kumar
Director: K. Hemambaradhara Rao
Banner: RK Art Productions
Release Date: 12 May
Trivia: This film is based on the novel, 'Nallaregadi'.
Popular Songs:
1. Aadinchu aadinchu joruga andaala pappulona gaanuga
2. Maava kooturaa neeto maatunnadi

Paadi Pantalu (1976)

Cast: Krishna, Vijaya Nirmala, Chandra Mohan, Lata, Jaggiah, Gummadi, Kantha Rao, Nagabhushanam, Prabhakara Reddy, Balaiah, Allu Ramalingaiah, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Mada, Anjali Devi, Suryakantham, Krishna Kumari, Mamatha, Anitha, Ramaprabha
Story: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Screenplay: G. Hanumantha Rao
Dialogues: Tripuraneni Maharathi
Lyrics: Sri Sri, Athreya, Modukuri Johnson
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Music: KV Mahadevan
Cinematography: Pushpala Gopikrishna
Editing: Kotagiri Gopala Rao
Executive Producer: U. Suryanarayana Babu
Presenter: Krishna
Producer: G. Adi Seshagiri Rao
Director: P. Chandrasekhara Reddy
Banner: Padmalaya Art Pictures
Release Date: 14 January
Popular Songs:
1. Atlataddoy aaratloy muddapappoy moodatloy
2. Irusuleni bandi eeswaruni bandi
3. Mana janmabhoomi bangaaru bhoomi
4. Panichese raitannaa paatubade koolannaa

Naa Pere Bhagawan (1976)

Cast: Satyanarayana (Dharmayya aka Kotinagalu aka Bhagawan), Ramakrishna, Manjula, Sujatha, Jayamalini, Prabhakara Reddy, Giri Babu, Allu Ramalingaiah, Tyagaraju, Raja Babu, KV Chalam, Girija, Chayadevi, Halam, Aparna, Girija Rani
Lyrics: Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Music: Chakravarthi
Cinematography: P. Devaraj
Editing: K. Govinda Swamy
Presenter: G. Kamaraju
Producers: Kudaravalli Seetharama Swamy, Gummalla Lakshmana Rao
Director: SD Lal
Banner: Sri Lakshmi Narayana Enterprises
Release Date: 30 April
Trivia: This was based on Hindi film 'Dharma'.
Popular Songs:
1. Medalo cherina chilakmma vaadane marichindoyamma
2. Enta baaguntundi paduchu pillakenta baaguntundi

Jyothi (1976)

Cast: Jayasudha (Jyothi), Murali Mohan (Ravi), Gummadi (Rajasekharam), Satyanarayana (N. Chakravarthi), Rao Gopala Rao (Dr. Karunakaram), Giribabu (Shankar), Jayalakshmi (Sasirekha), Chayadevi (Durgamma), Master Murali (Dumbu), Krishna Kumari (Vishali), Subha (Yashoda)
Original Story: C. Ananda Ramam
Dialogues: Satyanand
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: Chakravarthi
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, S. Janaki
Cinematography: A. Vincent
Operative Cameraman: KS Prakash
Editing: V. Ankireddy
Art: Thota Hemachandar
Costumes: Krishna
Stills: Syam Kumar
Publicity Designs: Gangadhar
Executive Producer: AV Prasad
Producer: Kranti Kumar
Director: K. Raghavendra Rao
Banner: Sri Annapurna Cine Enterprises
Release Date: 4 June
Trivia: Jayasudha won the Nandi award as Best Actress for her performance in the title role. It is a remake of thi Hindi movie 'Mili' (1975) starring Jaya Badhuri.
Popular Songs:
1. Edu kondalapaina ela velisaavo
2. Sirimalle poovalle navvu chinnaari paapalle navvu
3. Neekoo naakoo p…

Chakradhari (1977)

Cast: Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Vanisri, Jayaprada, Gummadi
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: GK Venkatesh
Presenter: Krishnaveni
Producer: NR Anuradha Devi
Director: V. Madhusudana Rao
Banner: Lakshmi Films Combines
Release Date: 3 February

Alludochadu (1976)

Cast: Ramakrishna, Jayasudha, Rajababu, Prabha, Krishna Kumari, Nagabhushanam, Allu Ramalingaiah, Gokina Rama Rao, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Ganesh Pathro, Chittibabu, Sarathi, Ashok Kumar, Modukuri Satyam, Jhansi, Ch. Varalakshmi, Jayamalini, Prakash
Story: Bhamidipati Radha Krishna
Dialogues: Bhamidipati Radha Krishna, Ganesh Pathro
Lyrics: Athreya, Kosaraju, Dasarathi, C. Narayana Reddy
Playback: SP Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Cinematography: PS Selvaraj
Editing: J. Krishna Swamy, Balu
Art: GV Subba Rao
Choreography: Thara
Costumes: MK Rama Rao
Executive Producer: A. Poornachandra Rao
Producer: AV Subba Rao
Director: K. Pratyagatma
Banner: Prasad Art Pictures
Release Date: 10 June
Popular Songs:
1. Letakobbari neellalle poota maamidi pindalle
2. Velaapaalaa undaalammaa denikainaa

Antuleni Katha (1976)

Cast: Jayaprada, Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Phataphat Jayalakshmi, Narayana Rao, Prasad Babu, Sripriya, Pradeep Sakthi
Story: MS Perumallu
Dialogues and Lyrics: Athreya
Music: MS Viswanathan
Cinematography: Lokanathan
Art: A. Ramaswamy
Producer: Rama Arangal
Screen-play and Direction: K. Balachander
Banner: Andaal Productions
Release Date: 27 February
Trivia:The film is a remake of Tamil super hit film Aval Oru Thodar Kathai (1974), also directed by K. Balachander. It was shot as black & white film.
Popular Songs:
1. Devude yichchaadu veedhi okati
2. Kallalo vunnadedo kanulake telusu
3. Are emiti lokam palugaakula lokam
4. Taali kattu subhavela medalo kalyanamaala

Swargam Narakam (1975)

Cast: Dasari Narayana Rao, Mohan Babu, Eshwara Rao, Annapurna, Jayalakshmi
Lyrics: Athreya, C. Narayana Reddy
Music: Satyam
Play-back: SP Balasubrahmanyam
Producer: Mavullayya
Director: Dasari Narayana Rao
Banner: Lakshmi Narasimha Films
Release Date: 22 November
Trivia: This is debut film for both couples, i.e., Mohan Babu, Annapurna and Eshwara Rao, Jayalakshmi.
This film won Nandi Best Feature Film award.

Vanaja Girija (1976)

Cast: Jamuna (Dr. Girija), Ramakrishna (Anand), Chandra Mohan, Satyanarayana (Bhushanam), Rao Gopala Rao (Ranga), Balasaraswathi (Rangeli), Bhavani, Krishna Kumari (Santha), Prabhakara Reddy, Padmanabham, Ramaprabha, Ramadas, Vijaya Lalitha
Screenplay and Dialogues: Gowtham
Lyrics: Athreya
Music: T. Chalapathi Rao
Cinematography: Ashok Kumar
Editing: Anki Reddy
Art: Dilip Singh
Producer: E. Kuppuswamy
Director: Gowtham
Banner: Sri Vanaja Movies
Release Date: 22 April