On the Occasion of Padma Shri 'Dr. Manchu Mohan Babu's' Birthday, here are Top 10 Movies in his career.
Punyabhoomi Naa Desam
Punyaboomi Naadesam, is a Telugu Message Oriented Movie, directed by A. Kodanda Rami Reddy, and produced by Manchu Mohan Babu under the banner Sri Lakshmi Prasanna Pictures in 1994. It also starred Meena, Subhasree, Dasari Narayana Rao, Gollapudi Maruthi Rao, and few others. This film became a huge success and is a mile stone in Mohan Babu's career, the story is mainly based on the need for change in people, and the present situation of politics. Mohan Babu justified the 'Bharath' character in this movie with his acting and proved himself as the best for delivering emotional dialogues.
Rowdy Gaari Pellam
Rowdy Gari Pellam was directed by K.S. Prakash Rao, Produced by Manchu Mohan Babu under the baner Sri Lakshmi Prasanna Pictures, in 1991. Starring Mohan babu , Shobana, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Jayalalitha, Prasad Babu in the lead roles. This is the story of 'Rambabu' (Mohan Babu) an outlaw whose fate changes for good when Anjali (Shobana) enters his life after being raped by him. Anjali's struggle as a wife trying to change her Rowdy husband remains as a highlight for the film. Music to this movie was composed by Bappilahari.
Veedevadandi Babu is a 1997 Telugu comedy film written and directed by EVV Satyanarayana, starring Mohan Babu, Shilpa Shetty, and Tanikella Bharani, in the lead. The film became a bumper hit of the time and received very positive reviews from audience and critics. The performances of Mohan Babu and Bramhanandam in the comedy scenes, stood out as highlights for the movie. wonderful music was given by 'Sirpy' to this film.
Alludu Garu is a 1990 Telugu Drama film directed by K. Raghavendra Rao and produced by Mohan Babu under Lakshmi Prasanna Films. Staring Mohan Babu, Shobana, Ramya Krishna, Chandramohan and few others in the lead. Mohan Babu gave one of his best performances in this movie, his trade mark dialogues are one of the many reasons behind the success of this film. The songs voiced by K. J. Yesudas became very popular at the time.
Meena in the lead roles. This film is yet another example that Mohan Babu is the perfect choice for this type of characters. He excelled in the role of a husband who is in trouble by marrying two women and tries to overcome the challenge of set things straight. Excellent music to this film was composed by M.M. Keeravani.
Sri Ramulayya is a 1999 Telugu film directed by N Shanker, produced by Paritala Sunitha under Snehalatha Films. Starring Mohan Babu, Soundarya, Nandamuri HariKrishna, Ranjitha and others in the lead roles. This is based on the biography of 'Paritala Sri Ramulu' father of 'Paritala Ravindra'. Mohan Babu' portrayal brought life to the character 'Sriramulyya', which became the biggest highlight to the film. His dedication towards work can be known by his performance in this film.
Assembly Rowdy is a 1991 Telugu film directed by B. Gopal and produced by Mohan Babu. The film is starring Mohan Babu and Divya Bharti in the leading roles. The story revolves around Sivaji (Mohan Babu) who is arrested and sent to jail on false accusations, wins the elections and enters Assembly as MLA and takes on the rouge politicians. How he abolishes corruption after entering the Assembly, and helps the poor is the rest of the story. Once again Mohan Babu proved himself as the best when it came to dialogue delivery and emotional performance that reaches directly to audience.
RayalaSeema Ramanna Chowdary
RayalaSeema Ramanna Chowdary is a 2000 Telugu action film directed by Suresh Krishna and produced by Dr. Mohan Babu, under the banner Sree Lakshmi Prasanna Pictures. starring Mohan Babu, Jayasudha, Chandra Mohan, Priya Gill, in the lead. The film is about an atheist landlord ' Ramnna Chowdary' in certain area of Ralaseema Who wants to get his hands on the lands of the entire village, with the help of his henchmen. Mohan Babu has given a terrific performance with his role 'Rayalaseema Ramanna Chowdary'. Contradictory to his earlier films, he has very less dialogues in this movie which elevated the character of Ramanna and helped Mohan Babu to present his powerful performance.
M Dharmaraju MA
M Dharmaraju MA is a is a 1994 Telugu film written and directed by Ravi Raja Pinisetty under the banner Sri Ravicharan Combines. Starring Mohan Babu, Rambha, Kaikala Satyanarayana, P.L. Narayana, and Annapoorna in the lead roles. The story revolves around an ordinary man who builds his political career through short routes. This film is considered as one of the most important films in Mohan Babu's career. His performance in this film is the reason behind one of his nick name 'Collection King' as this movie made huge collections at BO.
Pedarayudu (1995) is a Telugu action film directed by the Ravi Raja Pinisetty and starring Mohan Babu, Rajinikanth, Bhanupriya, Soundarya in the lead roles. Mohan Babu played double roles, as brother in this movie. Mohan Babu's friend, Tamil actor Superstar Rajinikanth, was starred in the project, in a guest role towards the climax. The story is about how Pedarayudu (Mohanbabu) a very kind-hearted, disciplined man, lives a righteous life along with his brothers by overcoming the accusations made by his enemies. Mohan Babu amazed the audience with the variations in his performance in both characters and his utmost dedication towards his profession resulted in the Mega Hit of the film. This movie is the true example for Mohan Babu's caliber as an actor and places him in the position that he is in now.