2018 has been a great year for Telugu cinema. It has seen new age movies becoming successful with audience embracing this change. This year Tollywood has witnessed highly talented debut directors like Rahul Sankrityan of Taxiwala or Maha Venkatesh of Care of Kancharapalem. In this episode Chaitu and Sandy made a list of Top 5 Telugu movies of 2018 in the following four categories: 5 Worst movies, 5 underrated movies, 5 overrated movies and 5 best movies. These are purely personal opinions of our hosts and not a collective opinion of the general audience.
We received an email from a listener asking us to discuss about the various options to work abroad for Indians. Our hosts Sandy and Chaitu being NRIs, they share their experiences on how they started working abroad and what are the various countries in which Indians have good opportunities. Chaitu explains why Canada is the next destination for people trying to make the American dream a reality. They also speak about the advantages of having an exposure to a new work culture and why one should work abroad at-least for sometime
Our hosts discuss about the movie Aravindha Sametha Veera Raghava. They discuss about the good and the bad moments in the movie. Do they think Trivikram is back? Did NTR impress them? Why Thaman was amazing? Nagababu as a factionist “LOL” !?? Check it out yourself
Sandy and Chaitu have so many questions on how come Japanese people are madly in love with Baahubali and Telugu cinema. We have Mr.Tapas and Ms. Marina from Japan joining us for this special episode on the phenomenon of Baahubali in Japan. They reveal many unknown things about the love of Telugu language by Japanese people and how they see Baahubali movie and relate their lives with it.
01:18 – Craze of Baahubali in Japan that our hosts have come across
05:00 – Conversation begins with our guests from Japan
11:10 – How were Tapas and Marina introduced to Indian cinema
14:14 – Why are Japanese madly in love with Baahubali
19:18 – About Professor Keiko Yamada ‘s supervision of Japanese subtitles
23:00 – Why is Baahubali MANGAtic, KABUKItic. What are they?
27:00 – About “ZEKKYO JYOEI” the Screaming screening in Japan
28:50 – Craze of Actor Subbaraju – Kumara Verma
32:53 – Tapas and Marina sing Mahishmathi Anthem for us
38:50 – Tapas explains why Japanese people love Telugu language and Rajamouli
41:40 – Marina talks about Magadheera in Japan
52:00 – Screening of Baahubali in Mito Film Festival
57:05 – Marina plays the court room dialogue from Baahubali 2
01:01:40 – Impression of the VFX in Baahubali
01:13:48 – How are Japanese people drawing inspiration from Baahubali movie
Music bits of Baahubali soundtrack are copyrighted by Lahari Music , T-Series.
This is a very special episode as part of Powerstar Pawan Kalyan ‘s birthday on September 2nd. An honest conversation between two fans of Pawan Kalyan. Chaitu & Sandy explore the sine wave form of situations they face as Pawan Kalyan fans.
As usual Chaitu and Sandy have many topics to discuss in this episode. They are devastated by the affect of floods in Kerala. So they talk about the help being offered by Tollywood celebrities and how Actor Navdeep has become a helping hand in crisis situations.
They dive into discussing the movie of the week “Geetha Govindam”. What is good and what is bad? Why Rahul Ramakrishna is such a revelation in telugu cinema.How did the Star power of Vijay Deverakonda helped this movie?
Sandy has mixed feelings on the teaser of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy and let us listen to what wondered and bothered him about the teaser.
Chaitu is excited about a movie that is based on a place from his hometown Vizag. C/o Kancherapalem a new age telugu movie which is going to release on September 7th. Listen to him about what he got to say about it!
This is our very first episode on our podcast “The Tollywood Project”. The idea to start a podcast in Telugu was lingering in our minds for a very long time but we finally made it possible. And we hope we frequently deliver quality content. Here it goes…..
The very first episode from the new podcast channel – “The Tollywood Project”. Sandy & Chaitu discuss about the latest movies Chi La Sou, Goodachari, Srinivasa Kalyanam, Geetha Govindam, Aravindha Sametha. Also they discuss about the curious case of Saaho’s release.