of Mahesh Babu's film 'Arjun' in the direction of
Guna Sekhar was released on 22nd July at 11:15 am
at a floor in Padmalaya Studios. The guests who graced
this audio function include Krishna, K Raghavendra
Rao, Aswini Dutt, Allu Arvind, KL Narayana, Sekhar
Babu, Sanjay Swaroop, Jayabheri Kishore, MS Raju,
Doraswamy Raju, Gemini Kiran, G Adiseshagiri Rao,
Arjuna Raju, Burugapally Sivarama Krishna and MS Reddy.
This function took place in the set which is used
for a song in Arjun film.
is a silver jubilee film - Paruchuri Gopala Krishna
Writer Paruchuri Venkateswara Rao said that it's a
mass story with a touch of class orientation. Venkateswara
Rao said that his brother Gopala Krishna has the knack
of predicting the movie result by watching the rushes
and Gopala Krishna is referred as 'Rushes King'. Gopala
Krishna is said to have predicted that 'Arjun' would
become a silver jubilee film after watching rushes.
will be a bigger hit than Okkadu - Superstar Krishna
Superstar Krishna said that Padmalaya is the one that
came up with the costliest set ever with the first
Telugu 70mm film 'Simhasanam'. Now, his son G Ramesh
Babu is carrying the legacy by erecting the costliest
movie set ever constructed in India by recreating
Madhura Meenakshi Temple in outskirts of Hyderabad.
He commended art director Thota Tharani for coming
up with true-to-life temple set. Krishna has listened
to the story and it has elements that cater to the
all sections of audiences. Superstar Krishna concluded
the speech by predicting that 'Arjun' would become
much bigger hit than Okkadu.
Krishna's fan Jangayya has bought 116 audiocassettes
of Arjun from his favorite 'Gudhachari 116' hero Krishna.
Incidentally, the same fan has bought 116 cassettes
of Okkadu from Krishna during audio function of Okkadu
in December 2002. Krishna distributed cassettes to
the distributors of the films as well. Sandhya distributors
(Chandrayya) took Nizam rights. Aswini Dutt has taken
Krishna area rights. Doraswamy Raju has taken Ceded
released the audiocassette and gave the first unit
to K Raghavendra Rao. Aditya music has bought audio
rights of this album. Paruchuri Venkateswara Rao anchored
cast and crewmembers who made it to the function include
Mahesh Babu (hero), G Ramesh Babu (producer), Guna
Sekhar (director), Mani Sharma (music), Sekhar V Joseph
(camera), Thota Tharani (art), Paruchuri Venkateswara
Rao (dialogues), Umesh Guupa (audio rights) and Saritha
set visit - 1
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