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Bollywood The Best Movies Directed by Bapu  

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List of all movies directed by Bapu ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Bapu are listed here and include movie posters and Bapu movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Bapu as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Bapu movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Bapu film is can be factored into this list.

From Bapu's studio films to Bapu's independent films, this Bapu filmography keeps tabs on all Bapu movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List contains movies like Rambantu and Pelli Koduku.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Bapu direct?” or “who is Bapu?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Bapu?” and “what's a good selection of good Bapu movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Bapu films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Bapu works.

All Bapu director credits are included. This list of every movie that Bapu has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Bapu movie is and which actors starred in the Bapu film.

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Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit have both worked on a Bapu directed movie, as have many other great actors.

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Dharmavarapu Subramanyam, Rajendra Prasad, Gummadi Venkateswara Rao Pelli Pustakam is a 1991 Telugu, comedy drama romance film directed by Bapu with screenplay by Mullapudi Venkata Ramana; starring Rajendra Prasad, and Divyavani. The blockbuster film has ...more

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Mutyala Muggu Sangitha, Jayamalini, Allu Rama Lingaiah Mutyala Muggu is a 1975 Telugu drama film adaptation of Uttara Ramayana from the writer-director duo of Ramana and Bapu. The film stars Sreedhar Surapaneni, Sangeeta, Rao Gopal Rao, Mukkamala, ...more

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S. V. Ranga Rao, Jamuna, Kaikala Satyanarayana Sampoorna Ramayanam is a 1971 Telugu mythological film directed by Bapu. It is based on the Valmiki Ramayanam. It is a commercial hit film with artistic picturisation and good songs particularly ...more

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Mister Pellam is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Dharmavarapu Subramanyam, Rajendra Prasad, Aamani Mr. Pellam or Mister Pellam is a 1993 Telugu Comedy film directed by Bapu. The film won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu.

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Andala Ramudu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Andala Ramudu Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Allu Rama Lingaiah, Nutan Prasad Andala Ramudu is a 1973 film directed by Bapu. The story is based on the "Janata Express" story of Mullapudi Venkata Ramana. The film won Nandi Award for Best Feature Film in 1973. ...more

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Sri Ramanjaneya Yuddham N. T. Rama Rao, Jayanthi Sivaram, B. Saroja Devi Sri Ramanjaneya Yuddham is a classical Telugu film directed by Bapu. The film was released in the year 1975. The film mainly revolves around Lord Anjaneya saving King Yayati against Lord Rama in ...more

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Sita Kalyanam is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Sita Kalyanam Jaya Prada, Jamuna, Kaikala Satyanarayana Seeta Kalyanam is a 1976 Telugu epic, mythological, drama film directed by Bapu, and scripted by Mullapudi Venkata Ramana. The film has garnered the Filmfare Award for Best Direction. The ...more

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Chiranjeevi, Geetha, Jayamalini Manavoori Pandavulu is a 1978 Telugu film directed by Bapu and written by Mullapudi Venkata Ramana. duo dealing with the struggle against the feudal system in their own unique way. This movie is ...more

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Buddimantudu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Buddimantudu Meena Kumari, Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Chalapathi Rao Buddimantudu is a 1969 action drama comedy film written by Mullapudi Venkata Ramana, Aarudhra and C. Narayana Reddy and directed by Bapu.

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Radha Kalyanam is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Radha Kalyanam Radhika Sarathkumar, Chandra Mohan, Sarath Babu Radha Kalyanam is a 1981 Telugu drama film written by Mullapudi Venkata Ramana and directed by Bapu. It is considered to be one of the best Telugu movies by critics. It was a remake of a Tamil ...more

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Rohini, Vanisri, Jayamalini Bhakta Kannappa is a 1976 Telugu film directed by Bapu. It is based on the life of Shaiva devotee, Kannappa Nayanar.

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Mantri Gari Viyyankudu Chiranjeevi, Poornima Jayaram, Kaikala Satyanarayana Mantri Gari Viyyankudu is a 1983 Telugu film released directed by Bapu and stars Chiranjeevi in the lead role and Poornima Jayaram, Nirmalamma, and Allu Ramalingaiah among important roles.

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Brahmanandam, Sneha, Venu Madhav Radha Gopalam is a 2005 Telugu film which stars Srikanth and Sneha, based on the Hollywood movie, "Adam's Rib". This film was directed by Bapu and music was by Mani Sharma. The ...more

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Nayantara, Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Jayasudha Sri Rama Rajyam is a 2011 devotional Telugu film directed by Bapu based on the epic Ramayana. It was Bapu's final film he had directed. The film depicts Lord Rama's rule of Ayodhya after he ...more

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Rambantu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Rambantu Brahmanandam, Kota Srinivas Rao, Rajendra Prasad Rambantu is a 1996 Family Musical film written by Venkata Ramana Mullapoodi and directed by Bapu.

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Anil Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Jagdeep Woh Saat Din, or Woh 7 Din, is a 1983 Hindi film directed by Bapu. Produced by Surinder Kapoor, it stars his son Anil Kapoor along with Padmini Kolhapure and Naseeruddin Shah. It was Anil ...more

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Sakshi Chalapathi Rao, Krishna, Vijaya Nirmala Saakshi was a 1967 Telugu film. It was the first film made by the writer-director duo of Mullapudi Venkata Ramana and Bapu. The film won critical acclaim at the 'Tashkent film festival' in 1968. ...more

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Tyagayya Sridhar, Rao Gopal Rao, K. R. Vijaya Tyagayya is a 1981 Telugu film directed by Bapu. The cast included J.V. Somayajulu in the lead role. The film is based on the life of Tyagaraja. Tyagayya was showcased at the Indian Panorama of ...more

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Anil Kapoor, Mithun Chakraborty, Naseeruddin Shah Hum Paanch is a 1980 Hindi language film directed by Bapu and produced by Boney Kapoor. The film features a huge all-star cast including Sanjeev Kumar, Shabana Azmi, Mithun Chakraborty, ...more

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Balaraju Katha Allu Rama Lingaiah, Sakshi Ranga Rao, Sumathi Balaraju Katha is a 1970 Telugu Drama film written by Mullapudi Venkata Ramana and directed by Bapu. The film was a remake of the 1969 Tamil film Vaa Raja Vaa, and has won the Nandi Award for ...more

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Pelli Koduku Dharmavarapu Subramanyam, Brahmanandam, Kota Srinivas Rao Pelli Koduku is a 1994 family musical drama film written by Venkata Ramana Mullapoodi and directed by Bapu.

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Toorpu Velle Railu Mohan, Jyothi Toorpu Velle Railu is a 1979 Telugu film directed by Bapu and written by Mullapudi Venkata Ramana. The film starred Mohan and Jyoti. The film was a remake of Tamil film Kizhake Pogum Rail.

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Aakhir Kaun Thi Woh? is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Aakhir Kaun Thi Woh? Raj Babbar, Raza Murad, Sadashiv Amrapurkar Aakhir Kaun Thi Woh? is a 2000 bollywood film written and directed by Bapu.

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Sita Swayamvar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Sita Swayamvar Jaya Prada, Jamuna, Kaikala Satyanarayana Sita Swayamvar is a 1976 Bollywood film directed by Bapu. The film stars are Ravi Kumar and Jayapradha. Sita Swayamvar is the prequel to the followup film Shri Ram Vanvas.

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Prem Pratigyaa is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Bapu
Prem Pratigyaa Madhuri Dixit, Mithun Chakraborty, Deven Verma Prem Pratigyaa is a romantic drama Bollywood film of 1989 starring Mithun Chakraborty and Madhuri Dixit in lead roles. The film is directed by Bapu and written by Jainendra Jain.

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Vamsa Vruksham Anil Kapoor, J. V. Somayajulu, Mukkamala Vamsha Vriksham is a 1980 drama film written by Mullapudi Venkata Ramana and directed by Bapu.

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Diljalaa Satish Shah, Danny Denzongpa, Sushma Seth Diljalaa is an Indian Action, Crime, Drama film. Released in year 1987. It was written by Vinay Shukla and directed by director Bapu. The music was composed by Bappi Lahiri.

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Paramaatma Mithun Chakraborty, Amrish Puri, Juhi Chawla Paramaatma is a 1994 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Bapu, starring Mithun Chakraborty, Juhi Chawla, Amrish Puri and Anjana Mumtaz

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Ajay Devgan, Mithun Chakraborty, Shakti Kapoor Pyari Behna is a 1985 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Bapu, starring Mithun Chakraborty, Padmini Kolhapure, Vinod Mehra, Tanvi Azmi and Shakti Kapoor. The film is a remake of the ...more

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Pelleedu Pillalu Vijayashanti, Sarath Babu, J. V. Somayajulu Pelleedu Pillalu is a Telugu drama film released in 1982 and directed by Bapu. Suresh, Vijayashanti play the lead in this film with Sangeetha, Sarath Babu, Sumalatha and J.V. Somayajulu in the ...more

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Mohabbat Anil Kapoor, Shakti Kapoor, Amrish Puri Mohabbat is a 1985 Indian Bollywood film directed by Bapu. It stars Anil Kapoor and Vijeta Pandit in pivotal roles.

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Sundarakanda Allari Naresh, Kota Srinivas Rao, Charmy Kaur Sundarakanda is a Telugu movie directed by well known Telugu director, Bapu. Naresh and Charmi act in the lead roles. The story is provided by Mullapudi Ramana and music by Vidyasagar.

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Mera Dharam Shakti Kapoor, Amrish Puri, Aruna Irani Mera Dharam is a 1986 Indian Bollywood film directed by Bapu and produced by Ratan Irani. It stars Jackie Shroff and Amrita Singh in pivotal roles.