One of the biggest festival that is celebrated across the Telugu State in a Grand manner is Sankranthi which is a three days festival celebrated by Hindus in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Every during Sankranthi Some of the big Telugu movies will be scheduled for release to cash the Holiday season and the makers also have a sentiment that the movies which were released during Sankranthi will perform well.
Last year during Sankranthi Nagarjuna’s Soggade Chinni Nayana had been released and the movie had performed well and landed the producers in profits. Also NTR’s Naannnaku Prematho which was released on January 8, 2016 had also seen increase in collections during Sankranthi holidays.
Coming to the news one of the biggest and most awaited movie that is going to be released during this Sankranthi season is Khaidi No 150 which is featuring Chiranjeevi playing the main lead. There are two specialties with this movie. Those are the movie is a come back movie for Chiranjeevi after a long gap of years. Also the movie is the 150th movie for Chiranjeevi. The movie is the directorial venture of VV Vinayak and it is scheduled for a grand release on January 11, 2017.
The second release is the 100th movie of Nandamuri Balakrishna which is titled as Gautamiputra Satakarni. The movie is the directorial venture of Krish. The flick is based on the life of a great Satavahana ruler Gautamiputra Satakarni. The trailer had received thumbing response from the fans and the Graphics and VFX part of the trailer had mesmerized the audience. The movie is scheduled for release on January 12, 2017 a day after the release of Khaidi No 150.