The thing about Telugu cinema is that the industry has something to offer to everyone, providing several options across various movie genres. It doesn’t matter if you are in the mood for action, drama or thriller flicks, they have it all. Also, there are a few newly released highly rated Telugu movies that you must not miss. So, let us check out the top 5 telugu movies of 2021 that you need to add to your special movie list.
- Cinema Bandi
Cinema Bandi is a Telugu film that stood out in 2021. It is a sweet movie about the art of cinema. The film gives out a message that anyone can be a filmmaker at heart. Cinema Bandi is quite moving and will make you experience all kinds of emotions. The comedy-drama film is a small film with a big heart. It speaks volumes through all the tiny moments featured in the story. Watching this film will put you in a good mood and give you a fresh perspective of things in life.
- Pushpa: The Rise – Part 1
Pushpa: The Rise emerged as 2021’s highest-grossing film in India. In the film superstar, Allu Arjun plays the role of Pushpa, a lorry driver who is part of the illegal work of smuggling Red sandalwood. In the movie, we see how Pushpa turns from a nobody to a professional dealer. He ends up making a lot of foes in the process that leads to numerous action sequences, smart dialogues and entertaining performances. Overall, the flm Pushpa: The Rise delivers what it promises.
- Wild Dog
Wild Dog is a rare gem in the world of Telugu cinema. It is directed by Ahishor Solomon and stars Akkineni Nagarjuna in a lead role. It is influenced by true incidents of bombings in the mid-2000s that shook the country. The film is largely satisfying and is based on the National Investigation Agency (NIA) covert operation to catch the terrorist Yasin Bhatkal. Wild dog will serve you straightforward action that’s elevated by realistic action thriller stretches. You can stream the Wild Dog movie online on Netflix.
- Jathi Rathnalu
Anudeep KV’s directorial film Jathi Rathnalu is a must-watch comedy entertainer. The film never takes itself seriously. It is the kind of film that doesn’t boast of a story but manages to leave you in splits. Jathi Rathnalu is a great film to watch. The impeccable comic timing will have you rolling on the floor laughing. The film is brilliantly written and works in favour of the film.
The Narappa movie stars Venkatesh Daggubatti in a lead role. It also stars other actors like Priyamani, Rajeev Kanakala, Rakhi in prominent roles. The film is inspired by the true story of the Kilvenmani massacre that occurred in 1968 in Tamil Nadu. Narrapa is a remake of Dhanush’s Asuran. However, it doesn’t tamper with the original film and plot. The change in the storyline is the caste angle that depicts the clash between two families as a rich versus poor issue. Nevertheless, it is a satisfying watch when you see it as a standalone film. The period action drama is available to stream on the Amazon Prime Video platform.