- 2 hr 43 min
Dorababu is a classic Telugu movie from 1974. The movie is directed by Dasari Narayana Rao and produced by K.Raghava under the banner of Padmalaya Pictures. The movie features Kongara Jaggaiah, Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, and Gummadi in the lead roles. The story revolves around a wealthy businessman named Dorababu, played by Kongara Jaggaiah. Dorababu, an arrogant and selfish person, is focused on making money and expanding his business empire. He is married to a loving wife named Padma, played by Anjali Devi.
Dorababu's life takes a dramatic turn when he is diagnosed with a terminal illness. Initially, he refuses to believe that he is going to die and continues to focus on his business. However, his wife Padma and his friend Nagaraju, played by Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, convince him to change his attitude towards life.
Nagaraju, a simple and honest man, teaches Dorababu the value of love, relationships, and compassion. Dorababu realizes that he has been living a selfish life and decides to make amends. He reconciles with his estranged brother and helps his poor neighbors. He also spends more time with his wife and family.
The movie beautifully captures the transformation of Dorababu from a selfish businessman to a kind-hearted human being. The performances of Kongara Jaggaiah and Akkineni Nageshwara Rao are outstanding, and they bring the characters to life on the screen.
The movie also has some beautiful songs composed by K.V. Mahadevan and written by legendary lyricist Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry. The song "Nee Jabiliki Vennela" is still popular among music lovers.
Overall, Dorababu is an emotional and heartwarming movie that teaches us the importance of relationships and love. The movie is a must-watch for fans of Telugu cinema and anyone who loves good storytelling.
Dorababu is a 1974 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 43 minutes.