Chiranjeevi is one of the acclaimed Indian actors, who has ruled the Andhra film industry for nearly four decades, with hundreds of outstanding performances to his credit. This versatile actor has given countless hits and is revered as the ultimate super star among his fans.
Here is a list of top 10 best Chiranjeevi movies:
10. Pratibandh (1990)
“Pratibandh” was the first Hindi movie of Chiranjeevi, which starred him a young and honest police officer, who avenges the death of his wife at the hand of a dishonest and corrupt minister. The movie was directed by Ravi raja Pinisetty and had actress Juhi Chawla in the female lead.
9. Abhilasha (1983)
Next on the list of best movies of Chiranjeevi is the 1983 movie “Abhilasha”, which is adapted from a novel of the same name, written by Yandamuri Veerendranath. Chiranjeevi plays a young lawyer, who seeks to bring an end to the law of death sentence by hanging.
8. Khaidi (1983)
“Khaidi” is a milestone film in the career of Chiranjeevi, which established him as one of the top actors in the Telugu. In the film, Chiranjeevi features as a young man Suryam, who is wrongly accused of killing his own father and sister and ends up taking his revenge on the actual culprit.
7. Gharana Mogudu (1992)
This block buster Telugu movie starred Nagma opposite Chiranjeevi and was directed by K Raghavendra Rao. It is the story of a poor young fellow who is employed by a strict female industrialist in his factory. She marries her to stop him from causing a stir among the labor, but he ends changing her for the better.
6. Vijetha (1985)
Next on this list is the heart warming family drama “Vijetha”, a film starring Chiranjeevi as a young boy, who gives up his kidney so that he can arrange money for the lavish marriage of his sister. The family, however, comes to know about his sacrifice later.
5. Aaradhana (1987)
One of the best performances of Chiranjeevi is seen in the 1987 release, “Aaradhana”, in which he features as a rowdy village goon, who changes for the better when he meets a school teacher. Chiranjeevi proved his versatility and true mettle as an actor with this brilliant show of talent.
4. Rudraveena (1988)
Next on the list is “Rudraveena”, a film from the home banner of this great actor. Based on the clash between father and son, the film sent out a social message against alcoholism and was honored with three National Awards, including the Nargis Dutt Award for Best Film on National Integration.
3. Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari (1990)
This 1990 fantasy film paired Chiranjeevi with star actress Sridevi and proved to be one of the biggest hits of its time. It was the story of a young man who falls in love with the daughter of Lord Indra.
2. Indra (2002)
One of the biggest commercial hits of Chiranjeevi was the 2002 film called “Indra”, which had Sonali Bendre playing the female lead in it, while Arti Agarwal played the second lead. The film was a mix of fight, romance and dances and turned out to be a huge crowd puller.
1. Tagore (2003)
Next among the top 10 Chiranjeevi movie is the 2003 release called “Tagore”, which carried a very relevant social message against corruption. In the movie, Chiranjeevi played the title role of a professor called Tagore, who spearheaded an anti corruption movement along with his ex students, to bring a change in the society as a whole.
Some other movies in which Chiranjeevi has been appreciated for his performances are “Aapathabandhavudu”, “Mana Voori Pandavulu”, “Pasivadi Pranam”, “Allulu Vasthunnaru” and “Swayamkrushi”.