Manchu Manoj has last delivered a hit long ago. He has been going through rough phase. So, when he announced "Gunturodu", the film didn't create any buzz.
One film changed the luck of Vijay Devarakonda. "Pelli Choopulu" made him a star to watch out for and also youth have started liking him. This is why "Dwaraka" starring him in the lead role got huge pre-release buzz.
Raj Tarun is one of the most successful stars in Tollywood. Most of his comedies have become hit. "Kittu Unnadu Jagaratha", a kidnap drama, created interest with its trailer.
After delivering two hits in a row with "Balupu" and "Pandaga Chesuko", director Gopichand Malineni has teamed up with hero Sai Dharam Tej who is also on the track of hits. So their combination for "Winner" created curiosity.
After Baahubali, this is a major film for Rana wherein he has played the main lead. Made on a huge budget and publicized as India's first war-at-sea movie, "Ghazi" has created huge buzz.
Since the release of blockbuster "Annamayya", the audiences eagerly await a devotional film in the combination of Nagarajuna and director K Raghavendra Rao.
Suriya and Hari have created "Singam" series seven years ago and the franchise has become hugely popular in all languages.
Last year, Nani came up with three movies and all of them received good response and he is now on top of his career. Today, his films are most keenly awaited.
Producer Dil Raju and Sri Venkateswara Creations are known for producing family entertainers. When Dil Raju announced 'Shatamanam Bhavathi', with Sharwanand and Anupama Parameshwaran in lead roles the movie created good vibration.
One of the most-awaited movies in recent times is Nandamuri Balakrishna's "Gautamiputra Satakarni" which happens to be his 100th movie, a major milestone in his long career.
Beginning with Khaidi in 1983, Megastar Chiranjeevi went on to rule Tollywood for more than two decades until he plunged into full-time politics in 2008 and quit acting. Nearly a decade later, the star is back to the medium which had endeared himself to the people in the first place-movies.
Nara Rohit acted in many films this year but only one movie succeeded this year. So there are not many expectations on his latest film "Appatlo Okadundevadu" that hit the screens today. Still, the movie's trailer impressed film lovers.
With many flops under his belt, Allari Naresh lost his prime. He is struggling to get back into form. So, he teamed up with director G Nageshwara Reddy who earlier gave him two hits.
Pelli Choopulu has proved that despite not having big names to boast, a low-budget film can make it big if only they are endowed with a taut script, novel taking and oodles of entertainment. Novel publicity and powerful promos have naturally raised the bar for Pittagoda. Suresh Babu's backing too made the expectations soar.
It's one film that created lot of pre-release buzz. It's about the events of recent past. It is also about two well-known feuding families. It is also a film by redoubtable Ram Gopal Varma. More importantly, this is for the first time that he had tried hard sell the movie.