RRR is the blockbuster movie of 2022. S. S. Rajamouli and V. Vijayendra Prasad directed and co-wrote the movie. The film stars Ajay and Alia Devgan as well as Shriya Saran and many other talented people. The movie is one of the highest Indian grossing films that has made ₹ 1200 to ₹ 1500 crores, backing off S. S. Rajamouli’s Baahubali 2.
The film’s plot, characters, and presentation of the story about ancient India was highly praised. After its March 25th release, 2022, the film received positive reviews and high ratings. We are going to tell your about movies similar to RRR in this article.
1. Satyamev Jayate
Satyamev Jayate (2018), a Hindi language action crime movie written and directed under the T-series production, is the first film on the list. Released on August 15, 2018, the film made ₹ 1.08 billion worldwide. The film stars John Abraham, Manoj Bajpayee and Aisha Sharma as the main characters. Sandeep Yadav and Manish Chaudhary also play important roles. Veer Rathod is a corrupt and dishonest officer who is teamed up with Shivansh Rathod to kill them.
The film was released on India’s independence day. It was well received by both the audience and critics. This made it one of the most successful films at the box-office. The movie’s songs and music were popular at the time and are still enjoyed by the public.
2 ) Eega ( Makkhi )
This movie must have been seen by many of the kids. The film, written and directed by S. S. Rajamouli was released July 6, 2012. It stars Nani, Sudeep and Samantha Ruth Prabhu. The original Tamil and Telugu versions of the film were released. It centers around Bindu, a girl who fell in love with Nani. She is then murdered by Sudeep, an industrialist wealthy who is also attracted towards her.
The film made more than ₹ 125 crores with a budget of only between ₹ 26 to ₹ 40 crores: thanks to the script and direction of Rajamouli, performances of the cast, and visual effects. Two National Film Awards, five South Filmfare Awards and three South Indian International Movie Awards were won by the movie. The film was funny, with a touch of romance and action-drama. This was one of its strengths.
3 ). Bahubali: The Beginning
S. S Rajamouli directed and co-wrote Bahubali The Beginning (2015), an Indian epic action drama film. It was released in Tamil, Telugu, and later was dubbed into Hindi, and Malayalam. The story centers on Sivudu, an adventurous young man who helps Avanthika save DevaSena (the former Queen but now held prisoner by king Bhallaladeva).
The film grossed ₹ 586.45 crores with a budget of ₹ 180 crores and won several awards. It was awarded the National Film Award in Best Special Effects and Best Feature Film, as well as five Telugu Film Awards. It was the first Indian film to receive a nomination for the Saturn Awards.
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4 ). Bahubali 2 The Conclusion
Bahubali: The Beginning closed the story. Bahubali 2: The Conclusion was again directed and written by S. S Rajamouli. Starring Prabhas, Anushka Shetty, Rana Daggubati, Tamannaah, Ramya Krishna along with many others, the film follows how Bhallaladeva kills Amarendra Baahubali with the help of Kattappa and how Amarendra’s son returns to avenge his father’s death.
Grossing over ₹ 1810 crores, the film was released on April 28, 2017, and was hugely liked by the audience. The film won Saturn Award for Best International Film, Australian Telstra People’s Choice Awards, and three National Film Awards, along with many others.
5 ) Madhura Wines
Madhura Wines presents the story of Ajay, an alcoholic man who is suffering from mental disorders and can’t forget Madhura, his ex-lover. Sunny Naveen (seema chowdhury), Sammohit Tumuluri and Allu Ramesh are the main characters. After learning his past, Ajay’s life turned upside down. Then Anjali entered and made it more stable.
Madhura Wines’s owner became depressed when he saw his condition. The story’s twist revolves around Anjali and Ajay’s final relationship. Jaya Kishore B directed and the film was highly praised.
6 ) Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy
Sye Raa Narasimha reddy, a Telugu historical drama film, was released under Konidela Production Company. It tells the story of Narasimha, an Indian activist, during the British era. Surender Reddy directed the film, which features Chiranjeevi and Tamannaah as the main leads.
Released on October 2, 2019, the film only grossed ₹ 240.6 crores against a budget of ₹ 200 to ₹ 300 crores. Even though the film was flawed in storytelling, it still managed to capture the attention of the audience. It was praised for its character composition as well as the quality of its story.
7 ) Chhatrapati
The Telugu film Chhatrapati, which stars Prabhas and Shriya Sarn in the lead roles, was directed by S. S Rajamouli. It was released September 29, 2005. With having a Hindi, Kannada, and a Bengali remake, the film was able to make more than ₹ 20 crores against a budget of ₹ 12.5 crores.
Both the critics and the audience enjoyed the story of Sivaji, who searches for his mother throughout the entire film. They were impressed by the action sequences and stunt scenes that the filmmakers used to tell the story.
Rudramadevi is a Telugu-language biography action film about Rudrama Devi written and directed. Starring Anushka Shetty, Allu Arjun, Rana Daggubati along with many others, the film was released on October 9, 2015, and grossed more than ₹ 80 crores.
Anushka Shetty’s performance, narration and direction were praised in the film. In 2015, the film was fifth in terms of opening day gross. The film won CineMAA Awards and Santosham Film Awards. It also received Nandi Awards and IIFA Utsavam Awards. Mirchi Music Awards South, South Filmfare Awards and South Indian International Movie Awards.
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9 ) Gangubai Kathiawadi
Gangubai Kathiawadi, the biographical crime drama film is released by Sanjaylela Bhansali in 2022. Alia Bhatt plays the lead role. The film was released on February 25, 2022. It centers around Ganga, a young girl who becomes the mafia Queen of Mumbai.
The film grossed more than ₹ 209.25 crores and was praised by the audience. The audience loved Alia Bhatt’s performance and the beautiful direction by Bhansali. She received positive feedback from both her audience and from her costars.
10 – Student No.1
Student No.1 was directed by S. S Rajamouli and released September 27, 2001. Starring N. T Rama Rao Jr, Gajala, Rajiv Kanakala, Ali, and many other casts, the story revolves around Aditya whose main task is to win his father’s heart by giving him the law degree he earned. The story centers around many different circumstances and flashbacks of good and bad experiences.
Made with a budget of ₹ 1.80 crores, the film grossed more than ₹ 12 crores and was one of the biggest hits of N. T Rama Rao Jr. Later, the first film was remade with Tamil and Odia language.
11 ) Chittagong
Chittagong, a 2012 historical drama film, was directed and won the National Film Awards and Mirchi Music Awards. It was released on October 12, 2012. The film stars Rajkumar Rao and Nawazuddin Sydiqui as the main leads.
The plot of the film revolves around the events of British India’s Chittagong uprising. The film’s makers were able to present the true story in beauty and with facts. The film was a success and was very well received.
12 ) Kesari
Kesari, a 2019 war movie written and directed by Anurag Sing, stars Parineeti and Akshay as the leads. Following the story of events leading to the Battle of Saragarhi, a battle between 21 soldiers of the British Indian army and 10000 tribesmen of Afridi and Orakzai Pashtun, the film had a released on March 21, 2019, having gained ₹ 207.09 crores.
The film received positive reviews and was well received by the audience. They appreciated every actor’s performance and the art direction. They appreciated the positive outlook the filmmakers gave to the story of the brilliant historian, which included patriotism, heroism, and nationalism.
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13 ) Padmaavat
Padmavat, a 2018 film directed and written by Sanjay Lela Bhansali stars Deepika Padukone with Ranbir Singh. Released on January 25, 2018, the film has grossed more than ₹ 580 crores within a budget of ₹ 215 crores.
The story centers around how Sultan Alauddin Khalji attacks Rani Padmavati (a Rajput queen well-known for being beautiful and the wife of Maharawal Ratan Singh). After many violent protests, the film became a huge success. However, it received mixed reviews. This was due to Ranveer Singh’s role and Shahid Kapoor’s.
14 ) Bajirao Mastani
Ranveer, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chpra star in this epic romantic film about historical romance. The film was released December 18, 2015. It tells the story Maratha and Mastani Peshwa Bhajirao.
With grossing ₹ 356.2 crores, the film was praised for Bhansali’s direction and the visual attachments it give. The film was awarded seven National Film Awards as well as nine Filmfare Awards. The film was hailed as a masterpiece by critics. Also, the audiences loved the costumes and props used by the cast.
15 ) Jodhaa Akbar
AshutoshGowariker is the producer, director, and cowriter of Jodhaa Akbar, a 2008 epic historical film. The film was released February 15, 2008. It received many awards and was a huge success. Hrithik Rosshan, Aishwaryarai Bachchan, SonuSood, Kulbhushan Khrbanda and Sonu Sood star in the lead roles. The story revolves around Akbar’s love story with Jodha.
The film has grossed more than ₹ 120 crores and the audience and the critics loved the way the makers presented the historical story so beautifully. While the film faced legal challenges and protests in parts of India, Ashutosh managed to get the film released all across India.
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