5 glorious years for Magadheera

By - July 31, 2014 - 11:54 AM IST

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It’s been exactly 5 years, Magadheera (a great warrior) got released. The movie is a master piece from the movie genius SS Rajamouli. The movie broke all the previous industry records in Tollywood and has taken the film making to all new level.
Magadheera, is just second film to Ram Charan, it has made him the top star overnight and put him in league of big heroes and so is for Kajal who is just trying her luck in Tollywood. With the stupendous success, director Rajamouli has reached the pinnacle.
The movie was later dubbed into Malayalam as Dheera- the warrior and as Maaveran in Tamil and was equally successful there as well.
The Telugu version has collected shares over Rs. 73.1 crore (US$12million) worldwide excluding the satellite and, music rights. The movie ran for 50 days in 280 theaters in AP and 100 days in 225 direct theaters, 720 days in 5 theaters and 1001 days in 1 theater in Kurnool.

Despite being a huge commercial success, the movie has bagged several awards as well and here is the list:

Award TypeCategoryNomineeResult
57th National Film Awards Best Choreography K. Siva Shankar Won
Best Special Effects R. Kamal Kannan Won

2009 Nandi Awards

Best Popular Feature Film Allu Aravind Won
Best Director S. S. Rajamouli Won
Best Editor Kotagiri Venkateshwara Rao Won
Best Art Director Ravinder Won
Best Choreographer Shiva Shankar Won
Best Audiographer Radhakrishna Won
Best Costume Designer Rama Rajamouli Won
Best Special Effects R. Kamal Kannan Won
Special Jury Award Ram Charan Teja Won
57th Filmfare Awards South Best Film Allu Aravind Won
Best Director Rajamouli Won
Best Actor Ram Charan Teja Won
Best Actress Kajal Aggarwal Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Srihari Nominated
Best Music Director M. M. Keeravani Won
Best Male Playback Anuj Gurwara
(Panchadara Bomma)
Best Female Playback Nikita Nigam
(Dheera Dheera)
Best Lyricist Chandrabose
(Panchadara Bomma)
Best Cinematographer K.K. Senthil Kumar Won


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