articles by Mridula Ramadugu

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Bigg Boss Telugu week 1: Contestants celebrate Father's Day; model-actress Nandini Rai joins the game

Just one week into the second season and the Bigg Boss Telugu house has already been divided into multiple groups

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Nannu Dochukunduvate teaser: Sudheer Babu, Nabha Natesh star in this breezy romantic comedy

Nannu Dochukunduvate, the film stars Sudheer Babu and Nabha Natesh. The Kannada actress, too, is all set for her Tollywood debut with this film

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Vishwaroopam 2 trailer: Kamal Haasan plays many different roles in this high-octane action-thriller

In Vishwaroopam 2, Kamal plays a RAW agent and is already trending for performing high-octane stunts in the sequel of the spy-action thriller.

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Kaala is not a film for the masses: Rajinikanth fans turn up for early morning shows but in unusually less numbers

There was no sea of fans in the early morning shows of Kaala, as is the norm with Rajinikanth films, but the movie is picking up in subsequent shows.

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Dhruva Natchathiram teaser: Vikram and his spy squad make for an engaging, never-ending action fest

Vikram's secret team, played by Simran, Radika Sarathkumar, DD, Aishwarya Rajesh and Ritu Varma among others, take over the screen in style.

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Kaala trailer: Rajinikanth plays a charming, colourful local don; Nana Patekar, Huma Qureshi's characters revealed

Santosh Narayan's experimental yet roaring compositions for Kaala come to life in this teaser as Rajini does his trademark walk and throws punch lines, but subtler — this time around.

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Veeramadevi first look: Sunny Leone debuts a warrior princess avatar in this Tamil period drama

The much awaited first look of Veeramadevi, starring Sunny Leone is out and the actor takes over the big screen, this time as a warrior.

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Nela Ticket Trailer introduces Ravi Teja's humanitarian side, battle of ideologies against Jagapathi Babu

While the first teaser of Nela Ticket introduced us to the romance between Teja and Malvika, the trailer gives us a glimpse into another angle of the mix.

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Mahanati exemplifies benefits of championing good content, paving the way for other Tollywood biopics

Very few films in recent times manage to have an effect on you once the curtain falls. Hours after watching Mahanati, the impact remains.

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Naa Nuvve trailer: Tamannaah dominates this drama while Nandamuri Kalyan Ram keeps it subtle

Naa Nuvve is a breezy love story of a Radio Jockey (Tamannaah) and a reluctant acquaintance (Nandamuri Kalyan Ram).

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Mahanati music review: Mickey J Meyer delivers his finest work till date in this Savitri biopic

Although the Mahanati soundtrack may not be your typcial commerical album, it still manages to keep you smiling and make you nostalgic.

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Kaala music review: For Rajinikanth's next, Santhosh Narayanan crafts experimental soundtrack dominated by Tamil rap

Santhosh Narayanan's jukebox for Rajinikanth's Kaala is a classic example of what to expect when rap meets local Tamil music and emotions.

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Naa Peru Surya album review: Vishal and Shekhar's soundtrack for Allu Arjun's latest is a hit

With a mix of foot-tapping and breezy numbers, courtesy Vishal and Shekhar, the Naa Peru Surya OST offers diverse genres to tune in to. How do the individual tracks fare? Let's take a look (or listen):

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Sammohanam teaser: Aditi Rao Hydari, Sudheer Babu play polar opposites in this intriguing film

The first teaser of Sammohanam, starring Aditi Rao Hydari and Sudheer Babu, gives us a glimpse of a breezy love story between an actress and a boy from outside the industry.

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Kaala's first song Semma Weightu is no ordinary Rajinikanth number; infusion of rap makes this an interesting track

Dhanush released the first track from the much-awaited Kaala album and it is unlike any other tune that we have seen pictured on the superstar Rajinikanth.

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Bharat Ane Nenu: Like Rangasthalam, Mahesh Babu starrer shows power of repetitive plots clubbed with smart direction

Bharat Ane Nenu and Rangasthalam have evidently chosen the same path. Both the films are classic examples of Telugu cinema's age old formula being revamped for new blockbusters.

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Nela Ticket teaser has Ravi Teja taking on mass hero mantle, marks Malvika Sharma's Telugu debut

Ravi Teja is sure to entertain the front raw audience with his USP — tons of enthusiasm.

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Taxiwaala teaser: Vijay Deverakonda plays an unconventional role in this entertaining thriller

The latest teaser of Vijay Devarakonda's Taxiwaala introduces us to more than just the classic contessa and the driver, as seen in the previous clip

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Mahesh Babu is projected as a 'people's chief minister' in Bharat Ane Nenu's song Vachaadayyo Sami

'Vachaadayyo Saami',featuring Mahesh Babu, composed by Devi Sri Prasad and rendered by Kailash Kher, is a vibrant track with a plenty of rural beats.

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Mahanati teaser: Keerthy Suresh lends a new life to legendary South actress Savitri on screen

Keerthy Suresh, Samantha Akkineni and Vijay Deverakonda team up for Mahanati, which is the biopic of South screen legend Savitri