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Raghavendra Rao, K. 1942-

Overview
Works: 40 works in 62 publications in 3 languages and 431 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Epic films  Comedy films  Romance films  Religious films  Horror films  Musical films  Biographical films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by K Raghavendra Rao
Bāhubali: the beginning( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Hindi and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Raised in a remote tribal village, Shivudu grows up a carefree young man who relentlessly pursues is heart's desire. This leads him on an adventure to a completely unfamiliar territory. On this journey, he falls in love with Avantika, a Nishada soldier. To win her over, Shivudu takes on the dangerous mission of rescuing Devasena from the tyrant King Bhallaladeva. Shivudu manages to free Devasena and during their escape, uncovers the truth behind his mysterious past."--Container
Morning raga( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Hindi and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three people whose lives have been shattered by tragic events are united by circumstance and, connected by a love of music, slowly begin to regain lost happiness
Aamdani atthanni kharcha rupaiya = The story of life( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meena, Vilma and Anjali have trouble taking care of the household expenses with the paychecks their husbands get, but the men have no problem spending the money and as a result, they are constantly in debt. One day a new couple moves in: Bhim does the household chores while Jhoomri goes to work. When the wives approach Jhoomri for advice, she suggests getting a job. When the men lose their jobs, the wives are forced to begin working to support their households. The husbands come to realize that women are equal to men
Annamayya( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Telugu and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Vishnu (Suman) listens to requests from his consort Lakshmi (Bhanupriya) that there weren't many people singing songs in praise of the Lord in Telugu language. In response, the Lord sends Nandaka (His sword) to be born as Annamacharya to a childless couple in Tallapaka village, Kadapa District. Growing as a normal young man, Annamayya(Akkineni Nagarjuna) is in love with his 2 cousins Timakka and Akkalamma (Ramya Krishnan and Kasturi) and thinks that his cousins are the most beautiful creations of god. Lord Vishnu appears in front of Annamayya in disguise and accepts a challenge from him to show someone more beautiful than his cousins - GOD in the form of Lord Venkateswara in a temple in his village. Upon discovering the beauty of Lord, Annamayya is lost in a different world and ends up making a pilgrimage to Tirumala Venkateswara Temple without planning or informing his parents. As his find pilgrims enter the holy hills, he is lost and is helped by Goddess Lakshmi herself in the form of an old lady by informing him that his footwear was preventing his progress. Also weakened by fasting, Annamayya accepts Laddu - a prasadam from the food consecrated by the Lord himself. Upon reaching Tirumala, he is enthralled by the beauty of God and settles there to write and sing hymns in praise of the Lord
Jagadēka vīruḍu atilōka sundari( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Telugu and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movie is a socio-fantasy movie Raju, a guide to the local caves, who has four orphans in his care. Indraja, the daughter of Lord Indra, who pops down to earth for a visit and to go frolicking in the snow. The two cross paths when Raju is climbing the mountains in search of a rare plant that will cure the medical condition of one of his foster children. Indraja sees Raju and accidentally drops a magical ring as she flees. Her return to earth to retrieve the ring (she can't get back into Heaven without it) sets in motion a train of events and sparks a sweet romance with Raju and his makeshift family
Ḍraivar Rāmuḍu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Telugu and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driver Ramudu, a truck driver forms a drivers union with fellow drivers to protect against the domination and illegal activities done by the truck owners
Pandurangadu( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Telugu and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Lord Panduranga, a flirt and irresponsible son
Tohfa( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters are in love with the same man. The girl's parents arrange a marriage between one of their daughters and him. The other daughter marries a criminal, in this family love saga
Śrī Rāmūdasū( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Telugu and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"9 years after Annamayya, legendary director K. Raghavendra Rao brings to celluloid another epic tale, that of Saint Ramadas, whose mellifluous keertans secured a place in every Telugu house hold over four hundred years. The famous Bhadrachala temple was constructed by Sri Ramadas near Kancharla Gopanna in the year 1630 A.D. The story is a testimony to the communal harmony amongst the Hindus and Muslims in the bygone era."--Program notes
Justice Chaudhury( Visual )

3 editions published in 1983 in Hindi and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An honest judge sentences a smuggler to death. The smuggler's brother and lawyer try to take their revenge by targeting the judge's son and mute daughter
Mere sapno ki rani( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Hindi and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vijay, a young musician given to prolonged daydreaming, fantasizes endlessly about the ideal woman. His parents arrange his engagement with a comely village maiden, Vandana. Her sister Sapna, urbane and sophisticated, is the flesh and blood embodiment of the fantasy woman (complete with identifying mole above the navel), who has been haunting Vijay. This strange love traingle causes much family distress and heartache until a satisfactory denouement is worked out
Prince No. 1( Visual )

in Hindi and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mera saathi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suhaagan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterji( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farz aur kaanoon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ravi grows up to be a criminal, despite being the son of upstanding police officer Ranjit
Dharm adhikari( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dharamraj is the crownless King of Nandgaon. Everybody in the village respects him and he gives justice to all. But Chowdhary and Shastry of the village are jealous wait for the opportunity to take him down and replace him. Dharamraj has wife Savitri, a sweet and loveable daughter, and a strong handsome brother called Prakash. Chowdhary has a mischievious son called Chotu. Once, because of Chotu's mischief, Sudha lose her voice and Dharamraj gives the judgement that Chotu must marry her. This makes Chowdhary angry and he becomes the enemy of Dharamraj. He learns that Dharamraj is visiting a widow woman and paying her money. He opens the affair in front of villagers, but he fails. Priya, Prakash love each other and also Arti, Arun (son of the widow lady who is maintained by Dharamraj). Chowdhary again plays a game. Will he win and become the new king?--adapted from Moviezen.com
Himmatwala by Sajid Khan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a village in the 1980s, a beloved and admired priest witnesses a murder committed by the local landlord. In order to prevent the truth from being exposed, the landlord frames the priest in an attempt to destroy his faith with the villagers. Unable to live with the shame and his reputation ruined, the priest takes his life. After a failed assassination attempt on the landlord by the priest son, Ravi, he's exiled from his family and home. After years of living in the city, he's ready to return to his village and finally avenge his father's death
Naya kadam( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madhukar and Jaggu are Hitler-like tyrants who rule over a small community with an iron hand. They prefer to keep the inhabitants illiterate, so that they can continue to oppress and abuse them over time. But one young lad, Ramu, educates himself secretly with the help of the local school-master, Srikanth. Years later, Ramu has grown up and is now a formidable force to reckon with. Madhukar and Jaggu see him as a threat and soon spin a web of lies and deceit around him
Tohfa ; Mawaali( Visual )

in Hindi and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
K. Raghavendra Rao Indian film director

Kovelamudi Raghavendra Rao

Kovelamudi Raghavendra Rao director de cine indio

Kovelamudi Raghavendra Rao Indiaas filmregisseur

Kovelamudi Raghavendra Rao réalisateur indien

Ragavendra Rao, K. 1942-

Ragavendra Rao, K. film director

Raghavendra Rao, Kovelamudi 1942-

Rāghavēndrarāvu, Ke 1942-

Rao, K. Raghavendra 1942-

Rao, K. Raghavendra film director

К. Рагхавендра Рао

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राघवेन्द्र राव

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କେ. ରାଘବେନ୍ଦ୍ର ରାଓ କଥାଚିତ୍ର ନିର୍ଦ୍ଦେଶକ

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Languages
Hindi (32)

Telugu (8)

English (2)