Ace director of South Indian cinema, SS Rajamouli is best known for his epic-scale drama films. His contribution in building Indian cinema does not need any introduction. Currently he’s in the spotlight for grabbing the eyeballs of audiences with the film RRR. Be it its star cast, which includes NT Rama Rao Jr, Ajay Devgn, Alia Bhatt, Ram Charan or its dramatic storyline, RRR has managed to win everyone’s attention. Moreover, if you have watched the film and loved it, we have made a list of five other amazing films that are must watch for you. Here’s a list of five best SS Rajamouli’s great movies which will always remain evergreen.
5 Must Watch Movies Of SS Rajamouli
The blockbuster film Baahubali and its series is a complete package of a great story, direction, music, screenplay, and amazing visuals, especially the battle sequence. Baahubali is one of the highest-grossing films in Indian Cinema. SS Rajamouli reached his career’s peak with the ‘Baahubali’ series. Moreover, if you haven’t watched the series yet, you can watch it on Netflix.
The movie franchise for now has released two movies, Bahubali: The Beginning (2015) and Bahubali: The Conclusion (2017). Its third part to be known as Bahubali: Before The Beginning is in talks and expected to be made and released in upcoming years.
Makkhi which was originally released as Eega in Telugu revolves around the order of the protagonist. After his death, the hero reincarnates as a housefly to take revenge against his murderers. Also, filmmaker Rajamouli bagged heaps and praises as a unique creator when he turned a common housefly into a revenge-seeking hero for Makkhi (Eega). The extravaganza visuals won National awards in the category of ‘Best Special Effects’ and ‘Best Regional Film in Telugu’. This film is available on Disney + Hotstar.
The film Magadheera is set in 4000 yrs ago from the present and revolves around the reincarnation theme. The film features Ram Charan and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead roles and the story is written by Rajamouli’s father, K.V Vijayendra Prasad. The film was loved by the audience, and huge appreciation was collected especially for Rajamouli’s direction. The film was made with a budget of around Rs 35 crore and passed almost Rs 150 crore at the Box office. You can watch this amazing project by Rajamouli on MX Player.
The film which stars Ravi Teja and Anushka Shetty in lead roles shows how a police officer joins hands with a small-time thief who looks similar to him. The story is a tale of revenge on the part of the policeman. The film is a blend of action, comedy, sentiment, heroism and a terrific flashback episode. The 2006 film amassed tremendous success at the box office. Moreover, this was remade into all major Indian languages. This superhit film is available on Amazon Prime Video.
This Telugu-language fantasy action-comedy film directed by S.S. Rajamouli was released in India in 2007. The superhit film features NTR, Mohan Babu, Priyamani, Mamta Mohandas, Ali and Brahmanandam in key roles. Yamadonga earned positive reviews from critics and audiences upon its initial release, and was a box office success. This movie is something out of the ordinary for sure. You can watch Yamadonga on Disney + Hotstar.
Most of the films of acclaimed filmmaker SS Rajamouli have been commercially and critically successful. And these five are definitely the most amazing ones which you cannot miss to watch. Watching these will include you in the fan club of Rajamouli, and just like us, then you too will await the forthcoming films by the ace director.