The Hindu festival Ugadi is being celebrated on March 22, 2023. The day marks New Year’s Day for the States of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and Karnataka in India. The festival of Ugadi is celebrated on the first day of the Hindu lunisolar calendar month of Chaitra. The celebration serves as a reminder for individuals to hope for nothing but the best in the years to come.
So here’s a look at some Telugu movies to watch this Ugadi, while spending time with your loved ones:
Directed by Hanu Raghavapudi, Sita Ramam is the 2022 Telugu-language period love story. The movie, which was produced by Vyjayanthi Pictures and Swapna Cinema, stars Sumanth, Mrunal Thakur (in her Telugu debut), Rashmika Mandanna, and Dulquer Salmaan in the lead roles. According to the movie, Lieutenant Ram, an orphaned army soldier stationed at the Kashmir border in 1964, receives secret love letters from Sita Mahalakshmi. As a result, Ram sets out to meet Sita and propose marriage.
The movie, written and directed by Vivek Athreya, stars Nani and Nazriya in the lead roles. The interfaith couple Sundar and Leela, who attempt to convince their parents of their marriage by telling a series of lies, are the subject of the movie. As a result, they wind themselves in more difficult circumstances.
Actor Adivi Sesh himself wrote the story and the screenplay for the 2022 Indian biographical action drama film Major, which is directed by Sashi Kiran Tikka. Sesh portrays Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan in the movie, which also stars Prakash Raj, Sobhita Dhulipala, Saiee Manjrekar, Revathi, Murali Sharma, and Anish Kuruvilla. The movie is based on the life of the soldier who died in the 2008 Mumbai attacks. G. Mahesh Babu Entertainment, Sony Pictures International Productions, and A+S Movies produce Major.
Written and Directed by Venky Atluri, Vaathi stars Dhanush in the lead role. Apart from Dhanush, the movie also stars Samyuktha, P. Sai Kumar, Tanikella Bharani, Samuthirakani, and Hyper Aadi. The movie revolves around a young man who faces a difficult time as he struggles against the privatization of education.