Welcome to an exciting week of South movies, where a diverse array of captivating films are set to hit the screens. From gripping action-packed thrillers to heartwarming romantic dramas, this week’s releases promise to keep you on the edge of your seat and tug at your heartstrings. Get ready to immerse yourself in the world of cinema as we bring you a curated selection of must-watch South movies that are bound to leave a lasting impression. Don’t miss the chance to witness the magic of storytelling unfold on the silver screen!
1. Samjavaragamana – Aha
Samajavaragamana movie story starts with Uma Maheshwar Rao (VK Naresh), who has been facing a persistent struggle to pass his degree for a staggering 25 years. Despite numerous attempts, he has been unable to achieve this milestone. Meanwhile, his son, Box Office Balu alias Balu (Sree Vishnu), works as a ticket seller at an Asian multiplex theater. Balu, witnessing his father’s relentless pursuit of his degree, takes it upon himself to help his father fulfill this lifelong dream. Starring: Sree Vishnu, Reba Monica John, Jhansi Laxmi, Naresh, Sudarshan, Sreekanth Iyengar, Vennela Kishore, Raghu Babu, Rajeev Kanakala, Devi Prasad, and Priya. OTT Release Date: July 28, 2023 on Aha.
2. Bro – Theatres
A remake of Tamil film Vinodhaya Sitham (2021), the upcoming Telugu fantasy drama (Bro) tells the tale of an arrogant man who is given a second chance to fix his mistakes after death. Helmed by Samuthirakani, the movie stars Pawan Kalyan and Sai Dharam Tej in lead roles. Release Date: July 28, 2023 in Theatres.
3. Let’s Get Married – Theatres
Starring Harish Kalyan, Ivana, Nadiya, and Yogi Babu in crucial roles, Let’s Get Married is a Tamil rom-com directed by Ramesh Thamilmani. Gowtham, stuck between his girlfriend’s wish to live separately after marriage and his love for his mother, plans a short trip to get the two ladies to bond with each other. How an unfortunate kidnap of the two leads to an adventure forms the crux. The movie marks MS Dhoni’s debut in the film industry. Release date: 28 July 2023
4. Slumdog Husband – Theatres
Starring Sanjay Rao and Pranavi Manukonda in the lead roles, Slum Dog Husband is an upcoming Telugu comedy-drama. The plot revolves around the protagonist’s marriage. Due to a flaw in his horoscope, the lead character has to first marry a dog before tying the knot with his woman, leading to a series of comical events. Release date: 29 July 2023
5. Kurukkan – Theatres
The story revolves around a policeman named Jayakrishan (Vineeth Sreenivasan) and his adventure journey to investigate a robbery case. But, his journey follows several twists and turns and has some comic moments too. Apart from this, Actor Sreenivasan will be essaying a central role in the movie, which marks the actor’s reunion with his son Vineeth Srineevasan after ‘Aravindante Athidhikal’. The movie is expected to make you laugh at every moment. Release date: 27 July 2023
6. Voice of Sathyanathan – Theatres
The film tells us the story of an ordinary man like you and shows how his life changed after he met an unexpected man in his life. Touted to be a pure comedy entertainer, the film added a series of heartwarming and refreshingly funny moments that makes the audience laugh. Release date: 28 July 2023
7. Diamond Cross – Theatres
Diamond Cross is an Action Kannada movie directed by Ramdeep Ramegowda. The movie is about a team of social heroes headed by extremely talented cyber hacker Appu and their fight against a cybercrime monster called MD Master Devil. Cyber Crime police headed by Abhayankar decide to help them. Release date: 28 July 2023
8. Spy – Prime Video
The Telugu film SPY tells the story of a RAW agent named Jai, who is on a mission to uncover the connection between an arms dealer and the secret of the celebrated freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Notably, popular actor Rana Daggubati also appears in a cameo role in the movie. SPY was released on Prime Video on July 27 and is directed by Garry BH. For those who missed the film in theaters, it is now accessible to watch online in five languages: Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada.
9. DD Returns – Theatres
DD Returns is a 2023 Tamil comedy horror film that was released this week in the theatres, and received great response from the audience. DD Returns is bolstered by the never-ending punch lines and impeccable staging of some really quirky gags that add to the hilarity. For the unversed, the movie is about a gang of folks, who are stuck in a haunted mansion and the only way out is to win a game with the ghosts haunting the place.
10.Appatha – JioCinema
“Appatha” is a touching cinematic gem penned and helmed by Priyadarshan, featuring Urvashi in the lead role. The film centers around an elderly woman and her unwavering affection for her four-legged companion, eloquently capturing an unexpected bond that underscores the importance of filial respect and self-discovery. Set to premiere on the esteemed OTT platform “Jio Cinema” on July 29, 2023, “Appatha” promises to deliver a heartwarming and exceptional cinematic journey for audiences to cherish.
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