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The Best Krishnam Raju Movies

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List of the best Krishnam Raju movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Krishnam Raju's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Krishnam Raju movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Krishnam Raju movies will be at the top of the list. Krishnam Raju has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Krishnam Raju movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Krishnam Raju films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Krishnam Raju role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Krishnam Raju performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

The list you're viewing has a variety of films in it, like Palnati Pourusham and Neeku Nenu Naaku Nuvvu.

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    Krishnaveni

    Vanisri, Anjali Devi

    Released1974

    Directed byV. Madhusudhan Rao

    Krishnaveni is a 1974 Telugu feature film directed by V. Madhusudhan Rao, starring Krishnam Raju and Vanisri, under the banner of Gopikrishna Movies. The film met with a strong critical reception and...  more
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    Bobbili Brahmanna

    Sharada, Jayasudha

    Released1984

    Directed byKovelamudi Raghavendra Rao

    Bobbili Brahmanna is a very successful 1984 Telugu film directed by K. Raghavendra Rao, and starring Krishnam Raju, Sharada, Jayasudha, Rao Gopal Rao, Kaikala Satyanarayana, Allu Ramalingaiah, Nutan...  more
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    Amara Deepam

    Madhavi, Jayasudha

    Released1977

    Directed byKovelamudi Raghavendra Rao

    Amara Deepam is a 1977 Telugu drama film directed by K. Raghavendra Rao. The film stars Krishnam Raju, Jayasudha and Murali Mohan in the lead roles. The film is a remake of Tamil film Dheepam...  more
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    Jeevana Tarangalu

    Lakshmi, Chandra Mohan

    Released1973

    Directed byTatineni Rama Rao

    Jeevana Tarangalu is a 1973 Telugu Drama film directed by Tatineni Rama Rao. It is based on the novel by Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani and this film won 3 Filmfare Awards South. It was remade into Hindi...  more
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    Prema Tarangalu

    Chiranjeevi, Jayasudha

    Released1980

    Directed byS.P. Chitti Babu

    Prema Tarangalu is a Tollywood film which released on October 24, 1980. This film was directed by S. P. Chitti Babu. This film stars Krishnam Raju, Jayasudha, and Chiranjeevi. It is a remake of...  more
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    Bhakta Kannappa

    Rohini, Vanisri

    Released1976

    Directed byBapu

    Bhakta Kannappa is a 1976 Telugu film directed by Bapu. It is based on the life of Shaiva devotee, Kannappa Nayanar....  more
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    Bala Mitrula Katha

    Chalapathi Rao, Allu Rama Lingaiah

    Released1972

    Directed byK. Varaprasad Rao

    Bala Mitrula Katha is a 1972 Telugu movie directed by K. Varaprasada Rao, starring Jaggayya, Krishnam Raju, Gummadi and Nagabhushanam. It is a story of friendship of two kids of different social...  more
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    Viswanatha Nayakudu

    Jaya Prada, Sivaji Ganesan

    Released1987

    Directed byDasari Narayana Rao

    Viswanatha Nayakudu is a Telugu historical film of 1987 directed by Dasari Narayana Rao....  more
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    Chilaka Gorinka

    Nutan, S. V. Ranga Rao

    Released1966

    Directed byKotayya Pratyagatma

    Chilaka Gorinka is a 1966 Telugu film produced and directed by Kotayya Pratyagatma. The film won the Nandi Award for Best Feature Film from Government of Andhra Pradesh. Srirangam Srinivasa Rao wrote...  more
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    Mana Voori Pandavulu

    Chiranjeevi, Geetha

    Released1978

    Directed byBapu

    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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    The Final Verdict

    Suresh Gopi, Urvashi

    Released1988

    Directed byJoshiy

    Antima Theerpu is a 1988 Telugu film directed by Joshi....  more
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    Badi Panthulu

    Sridevi, N. T. Rama Rao

    Released1972

    Directed byP. Chandrasekhara Reddy

    Badi Panthulu is a 1972 Telugu Drama film directed by P. Chandrasekhara Reddy and starring N. T. Rama Rao and Anjali Devi. This is the first film of popular Indian actress Sridevi, who played the...  more
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    Two Town Rowdy

    Brahmanandam, Daggubati Venkatesh

    Released1989

    Directed byDasari Narayana Rao

    Two Town Rowdy is a 1989 Tollywood directed by Dasari Narayana Rao and film produced by C.Venkat Raju & B.Sivaraju on Sri Vijaya Lakshmi Productions. Starring Venkatesh and Radha played the lead...  more
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    Palnati Pourusham

    Brahmanandam, Radhika Sarathkumar

    Released1994

    Palnaati Pourusham is a 1994 Telugu film directed by Muthyala Subbaiah. It is a remake of the 1993 Tamil film Kizhakku Cheemayile, which was directed by P. Bharathiraja. The film tells the story of a...  more
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    Neti Siddhartha

    Shobana, Akkineni Nagarjuna

    Released1990

    Directed byKranthi Kumar

    Neti Siddhartha is a 1990 Telugu action film produced and directed by Kranthi Kumar on Kranthi Chitra banner. The film stars Akkineni Nagarjuna, Shobana, Ayesha Jhulka, Krishnam Raju in lead roles...  more
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    Rebel

    Tamannaah Bhatia, Prabhas

    Released2012

    Directed byRaghava Lawrence

    Rebel is a 2012 Telugu action film written and directed by Raghava Lawrence. The film stars Prabhas, Tamannaah, Deeksha Seth and Krishnam Raju and was produced by J. Bhaghawan and J. Pulla Rao under...  more
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    Billa

    Anushka Shetty, Hansika Motwani

    Released2009

    Directed byMeher Ramesh

    Billa is a 2009 Telugu gangster-thriller film film directed by Meher Ramesh, a remake of the 2007 Tamil Film of the same name. But some scenes were changed to suit the Telugu audience. It also drew...  more
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    Neeku Nenu Naaku Nuvvu

    Shriya Saran, Brahmanandam

    Released2003

    Directed byNageswara Rao A., Rajasekhar

    Neeku Nenu Naaku Nuvvu is a Telugu film starring Uday Kiran and Shriya, directed by Raja Sekhar. Krishnam Raju, Suman, Paruchuri Venkateswara Rao, Ravi Babu, Brahmanandam, Krishna Mohan, Kakarala,...  more
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    Aadavaallu Meeku Joharlu

    Chiranjeevi, Jayasudha

    Released1981

    Directed byK. Balachander

    Aadavaallu Meeku Joharlu is a 1981 Telugu-language Indian feature film directed by K. Balachander, starring Krishnam Raju, Jayasudha, Bhanu Chander and Chiranjeevi plays a guest role towards the...  more
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    Gangmaster

    Brahmanandam, Nagma

    Released1994

    Directed byB. Gopal

    Gangmaster is a 1994 Telugu film directed by B. Gopal. It has music composed by A. R. Rahman. It was dubbed into Tamil with the title Manitha Manitha. The film was a remake of Hindi film Sir....  more
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    Buddimantudu

    Meena Kumari, Akkineni Nageswara Rao

    Released1969

    Directed byBapu

    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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    Raam

    Genelia D'Souza, Dharmavarapu Subramanyam

    Released2006

    Directed byN. Shankar

    Raam is a 2006 Indian Telugu film written and directed by N.Shankar starring Nitin in the lead role, Genelia D'Souza and Hrishitaa Bhatt in supporting roles and Krishnam Raju in a very vital role....  more