Victory of small movies always makes film industry healthier, 2014 has some good hits among the small movies. These films earned good ROI to the producers and given the stars involved a great new turn to their careers. Here are Top 5 Small films.
Top 5 – Lovers: Came from the camp of Maruthi, film lived upto its expectations entertained youth audience to the core. Sumanth Ashwin did well in Siddu’s character along with the female lead donned by Nanditha. Major highlight of the film is Sapthagiri’s comedy, He is slowly becoming major contributor in comedy for small movies like what Brahmanadam is for big budget films. Film made good profits through its theatrical run, ironcally three of the biggest hits in small movies category released in consecutive weeks. Lovers released on August 15th, making hattrick hits in small films after Run Raja Run and geetanjali.
Top 4 – Geetanjali : Looking at the latest trend of people enjoying horror comedies director raj kiran made a film with ample comedy and horror elements. Film has no biggest stars but director made sure that casting is apt. He placed right actors for the needed roles. Rao Ramesh, Srinivas reddy did tremendously well for the characters they portrayed. Anjali who already proved as a good artist given her best self towards the climax of the movie. With very less characters Kona Venkat wrote the story with interesting interlocks. Film has become a good grosser which released to telugu audience on 8th of August.
Top3 – Oohalu Gusagusalade : A feel good love story directed by Avasarala Srinivas set a good example for aspirant directors. With only three major characters director was able to weave an interesting story with no fuss screenplay. Naga sourya and Rashi kanna become well known to telugu audience with the film, Avasarala Srinivas did a great job in his character. kalyani mallik’s music and Dileep’s cinematography created an apt mood for the film. Sai Korrapati’s judgement to produce this small budget film yielded rich dividends for him, his success rate this year(2014) is 100%. Film released on 20th of June this year.
Top2 – Run Raja Run : The second venture from successful banner UV Creations released on August 1st and become a breezy youthful entertainer. Film is a classic example for producers being at the helm, they believed in the debutante director Sujeeth’s script and they have given him best technicians and freedom, The result is Superb visuals, great music and full on entertainer. Youth audience gave Run Raja Run a great success. Sharwanand who never ever failed as performer moulded best for the Raja character, he delivered his quirkiest best, Seerat Kapoor too entertained audience with her cute looks and dance moves.
Top1 – Karthikeya : Nikhil and Swathi starrer Karthikeya released on 24th of October, film secured super hit talk right from the first show. Director Chandoo Mondeti told a Suspense thriller in religious tone which made the film open for family audience too, he narrated the story without deviating from the central plot at any point in the screenplay. Film got super response all over the state and film got good revenues in oversees too. Nikhil has given a matured performance and Swathi offered her usual best. Praveen and Satya’s comedy too added to make the film an enjoyable ride.