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| 21 March 1986 (1986-03-21)|
Jaya Prada (Princess Alaknanda Devi), Krishna (Vikrama Simha), Mandakini (VishaKanya), Vijayakanth, Amjad Khan
Simhasanam (1986 film) Wikipedia
Simhasanam or Simhaasanam is a South Indian Telugu film released in 1986 starring super star Krishna, who also directed the film. The film was simultaneously made in Hindi as Singhasan. The film is a blockbuster and broke many records in the Telugu film industry. The film is based on Janapada Katha.
Jayaprada, Radha and Mandakini acted as the heroines. The film was the first 70 mm Stereophonic sound movie in Telugu cinema.
The kingdom of Dasharna’s has a brave and able army chief by the name Vikrama Simha (Krishna). Princess Alaknanda Devi (Jayapradha) is in love with him. The chief minister contrives to dethrone the king and procure the throne for his son. But as long as Vikrama Singha is present, his plans cannot bear fruit. So he traps Vikrama Singha by getting false witnesses to testify that he has tried to kill the princess. Vikrama Simha is exiled. Meanwhile, the neighbouring kingdom of Avanti has the crown prince Aditya Vardhana (Krishna) who looks exactly like Vikrama Singha is very jovial and tries to spend his time with Jaswanthi (Radha), a dancer who dances in the kingdom. The Queen of Avanti is not happy with this behavior of Aditya Vardhana and she tries to change his behavior and she succeeds in that. She always wanted Aditya Vardhana to get married to Alakananda Devi. But when Aditya Vardhana went to hunt in the forest, he finds Chandana or Vishakanya ( Mandakini) and falls in love with her. Chandana also loves him. Later after some incidents Chandana learns that she is a Vishakanya. She tries to commit Suicide but later is saved by Vikrama Simha. He changes Chandana. Aditya Vardhana convinces Vikrama Simha to rule his kingdom till some problems in the kingdom are solved. Vikrama Simha accepts to that and later returns the throne to Aditya Vardhana. The Raja Guru of Avanti contrives to procure the throne for his son. Aditya Vardhana marries Chandana. Vikrama Simha finally foils the chief minister’s plans to acquire the throne of Dasharna. Vikrama Simha marries Alakananda Devi.Krishna as Vikrama Simha and Aditya Vardhana
Jayaprada as Princess Alaknanda Devi
Kantha Rao as Maharajah of Dasarna
Radha as Jaswanthi
Mandakini as VishaKanya
Gummadi Venkateswara Rao Minister of Avanti
M. Balayya as Ex-Minister of Dasarna
Prabhakar Reddy as Minister of Dasarna
Giri Babu as Ugra Rahu
"Akasamlo Oka Tara"
"Idhi Kalayani Nenanukona"
"Vahavaa Nee Yavvanam"
Tere Liye Maine Janam Liya - P Susheela, Kishore Kumar
Waah Waah Kya Rang Hai, Waah Waah Kya Roop Hai - Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle
Kismat Likhne Waale Par Zara Bas Jo Chale Humara - Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle
Takatu Taka Tai - P Susheela, Kishore Kumar
Booba Booba - Bappi Lahiri, Asha Bhosle
Swagatam - Bappi Lahiri
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