Some movies in Tollywood are made on a less budget whereas some films are made on a huge budget. Here is the list of the most expensive Tollywood movies.
Baahubali: The Beginning directed by S. S. Rajamouli, and produced by Shobu Yarlagadda and Prasad Devineni under Arka Media Works. According to the reports, the film was made on the budget of Rs. 180 crores.
Baahubali 2: The Conclusion is an epic action movie helmed by SS Rajamouli, who co-wrote the film with V. Vijayendra Prasad. It was produced by Shobu Yarlagadda and Prasad Devineni under the banner Arka Media Works. Reports claim that the movie was made on the budget of Rs. 250 crores.
Spyder, is an action thriller movie written and directed by AR Murugadoss and financed by NV Prasad. Mahesh Babu and Rakul Preet Singh acted in the lead roles. Music was scored by Harris Jayaraj, while Santosh Sivan handled the cinematography and A. Sreekar Prasad took care of editing the film. The story of the movie is about Shiva, an Intelligence Bureau officer, who sets out to save the people of Chennai when he realizes that a psychopath is on the loose. Spyder was made on a budget of Rs. 120 crores.
Saaho is an action thriller film written and directed by Sujeeth, and produced by UV Creations. Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor acted in the lead role marking the former’s Hindi debut and the latter’s debut in Telugu and Tamil cinema. Jackie Shroff, Arun Vijay, and Neil Nitin Mukesh acted in the key roles. According to the reports, the total amount spent on Saaho was Rs. 350 crores
Srimanthudu, a drama film written and directed by Koratala Siva. Financed by Mythri Movie Makers and G. Mahesh Babu Entertainment. Mahesh Babu and Shruti Haasan acted in the lead roles whereas Jagapati Babu and Rajendra Prasad. Sampath Raj, Mukesh Rishi, Sukanya, and Harish Uthaman appeared in supporting roles. It was distributed globally by Eros International. The film was made on a budget of Rs. 400 to Rs. 700 million.