Rajendra Prasad is known with the tagline Nata Kireeti for all the stellar performances he did over the decades and King Of Comedy for all the comedy flicks that entertain even today. Rajendra Prasad has done more than 200 movies in his career and is still going very strong. Though his strong forte is a comedy, Rajendra Prasad is also known for his emotionally strong characters.
Here we are giving out the list of 12 best movies of Rajendra Prasad in Tollywood. It can be noted that we have only included movies that he has done as a hero and not the many versatile character roles he played.
Best Telugu Movies of Rajendra Prasad
When we have to mention the best movies of Rajendra Prasad then Ladies Tailor should be on the top priority for sure. This cult classic can’t be ignored by any means. We have got many gems in the combination of Rajendra Prasad and Vamsy. Actually, Vamsy has got some taste when it comes to picture some sequences. Rajendra Prasad in the role of Sundaram has excelled. This film is classic in many ways. Battala Satyam character played by Mallikarjuna Rao is just epic. If you haven’t watched this movie, then you are missing out big time. Don’t miss it. The songs need special mention though.
Aha Naa Pellanta
Rajendra Prasad in comic roles is a treat to watch. Aha Naa Pellanta is an all-time classic when it comes to comedy films. Jandhyala has directed this comic entertainer and every character in the movie is just awesome. Be it Brahmanandam, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Sutti Veerabadhra Rao, and others Aha Naa Pellanta is an all-time blockbuster. The dialogues and the comedy sequences give us repeated feels. Aha Naa Pellanta is a timeless classic. One can watch Aha Naa Pellanta Umpteenth number of times and the movie gives us the same feeling every time.
April 1 Vidudala
We have already mentioned the combination of Vamsy and Rajendra Prasad is just awesome. April 1 Vidudala is another perfect example of the above saying. The comic sequences in April 1 Vidudala are evergreen. Especially the dialogues in the movie are just perfect. LB Sriram has worked as the dialogue writer for this movie. Vamsy and Ilaiyaraaja combination just weaved magic once again. The songs just like the movie are evergreen. Especially the song, Chukkalu Temmanna Tenchukuraana can listen to many times in a single go. Rajendra Prasad acting in the movie is too good. Especially towards the climax, he portrayed the role of Diwakaram to perfection.
Edurinti Mogudu Pakkinti Pellam
Rajendra Prasad has done a number of social dramas in his career so far. Endurinti Mogudu Pakkinti Pellam is one such social drama that was a super hit. Edurinti Mogudu Pakkinti Pellam is a right mix of different emotions. However, the comedy sequences in the movie are just awesome. Rajendra Prasad played the role of Bava and the way he tricks his house owner is too good and creates much fun. The movie just goes to another level when his son comes as his neighbor after 7 years as he gets separated from his wife. Rajendra Prasad proves his specialty once again.
1991 is such a beautiful year for Rajendra Prasad. He has scored many blockbusters in the same calendar year. Pelli Pustakam is yet another beautiful film in his career. Bapu is the director of the flick. Bapu-Mullapudi Venkata Ramana is such a beautiful combination. Pelli Pustakaram is one of the many blockbusters the duo has delivered. Rajendra Prasad is in his elements. The chemistry between Rajendra Prasad and Divyavaani is too good. Pelli Pustakam is an example of how a good movie should be made. The commercial factor of the movie has worked really well.
Appula Appa Rao
One of the most entertaining movies in the career of Rajendra Prasad. The movie has been a sensation when it got released. Every scene in the movie gives us a laugh. The lead character Appula Appa Rao is designed in such a way that it tickles our funny bones throughout. The characterization of Rajendra Prasad in the movie is so funny. EVV Satyanarayana is the director of the movie. LB Sriram has once again excelled with the dialogue delivery. He is excellent.
Aa Okkati Adakku
Rajendra Prasad and EVV Satyanarayana have given some gems to the audience. We are blessed to watch those movies again and again. While Appula Appa Rao is one of them, Aa Okkati Adakku is certainly one of the best in the lot. Rajendra Prasad makes us laugh throughout the movie. He is excellent in the role of a youngster who has talent but doesn’t utilize it by believing in superstitions. It is one of the huge blockbusters in Ravi Teja’s career.
Though Rajendra Prasad is known to the audience majorly by comedy films, he has done some meaningful ventures in his career. Aa Naluguru is one of the best films of Rajendra Prasad. His role is extremely good and gives us a subtle message on how to lead a life. Rajendra Prasad has done complete justice to the character in Aa Naluguru. Chandra Siddhartha is the director of the film. Okkarai Ravadam song in this movie teaches us many life lessons.
Again the beautiful and evergreen combination of Bapu, Mullapudi Venkata Ramana, and Rajendra Prasad has done wonders. Mister Pellam is a social drama that is way ahead of its time. Yet the audience received the film beautifully. It shatters some social myths that are prevalent in society even now. Mister Pellam is awesome that can be watched for its highly entertaining elements. The dialogues in the film are nice too.
One of the most entertaining and emotional films of Rajendra Prasad. The bonding between a man and an animal is showcased very beautifully. SV Krishna Reddy is the director of the movie. The emotional sequences have worked equally well when compared to comedy movies. Rajendrudu Gajendrudu is one of the biggest hits in Rajendra Prasad’s career. Well, here are some of the best films of Comedy King Rajendra Prasad. When one actor has done more than 300 films it is next to impossible to select only a few best movies. So, we tried our best. If you feel we missed any of the best films of this star, then do comment below.
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