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Best South Indian Movies Releasing in August 2022

South Indian movies continue to amaze its audiences. Even in the second half of 2022, there is no exception. On the contrary, the level of surprise is increasing. Renowned filmmakers along with popular actors from the Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Tamil film industries are going to present their best works in the coming month. This entertainment features a glimpse of the most hyped South Indian films set to release in August 2022.


Top 10 Upcoming South Indian Movies in August 2022


Bimbisara | Telugu Fantasy


Release Date: August 05, 2022


Mallidi Vasishta, the writer and director of the film, focuses here on the time travel context. King Bimbisara of the 5th century BC Magadha Empire travelled through time and landed in the modern world.


The movie is produced by Hari Krishna K under NTR (Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao) Arts. Nandamuri Kalyan Ram played the role of King Bimbisar. Besides, Catherine Tresa, Warina Hussain, and Samyukt Menon played other significant roles. MM Keeravani looked after the music composition of the film.


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Sita Ramam | Telugu Romantic


Release Date: August 05, 2022


This extraordinary love story is written and directed by Hanu Raghavapudi. The story is basically set in the backdrop of 1960s Kashmir. An orphaned soldier sends a letter from his camp in Kashmir to the love of his life, Sita. The letter faces many obstacles on its way to the recipient.


The movie is produced by Baijayanti Movies and Swapna Cinema. The film marked the debut of actress Rashmika Mandanna in Telugu cinema. Dulquer Salmaan played the lead role with her in the film. Vishal Chandrasekhar worked here as the music director.


Parakkum Pappan | Malayalam Superhero


Release Date: August 06, 2022


Renowned music director Anirudh made his Malayalam debut with this film. It is also the directorial debut of Viyan Vishnu. The most exciting news is that popular actor Dileep will be seen in the role of the flying superhero in the movie.


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The movie, produced by Carnival Motion Pictures and Graand Productions, will revolve around the excitement of the villagers surrounding a superhero. The story of this film is written by Rafi, a veteran filmmaker.


Cobra | Tamil Thriller


Release Date: August 11, 2022


The film, written and directed by R Ajay Gnanmuthu, revolves around a mathematical genius who uses his mathematical prowess to commit crimes under the guise of Cobra. SS Lalit Kumar has produced the movie under the banner of Seven Screen Studios. The music of the movie is composed by the famous music director AR Rahman.


The film stars Srinidhi Shetty in the title role. The movie also stars a huge ensemble of star performers in various roles. The movie marks the Tamil debut of Shetty, Khalid, Mathew, and Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan. Apart from this, Mia George, Padmapriya, Kaniha, Mohammad Ali Baig, Meernalini Ravi, KS Ravikumar, and Meenakshi are also in the cast.


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Michael | Tamil Action


Release Date: August 11, 2022


Versatile actor Sundeep Kishan is making his pan-India debut with this massive action movie directed by Ranjith Jayakodi. Michael is a joint production of Bharat Chowdhury and Puskur Ram Mohan Rao. The film will simultaneously release in Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam along with Tamil.


Renowned South Indian director Gautam Vasudev Menon will be seen playing the antagonist. Divyansha Kaushik is playing the female lead opposite Sudeep Kishan. Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi, Varalakshmi Sarathkumar, and Varun Sandesh will be seen in other important roles in the film.


Gaalipata 2 | Kannada Romantic Comedy


Release Date: August 12, 2022


This is the fourth time that actor Ganesh and director Yograj Bhatt have worked together on a film. Written and directed by Bhatt, the film is a sequel to Galipata (2008). Like Galipata 2, it also features the same characters in two different timelines and two different locations. Three friends embark on a turbulent yet epic journey to find fulfilment in their love.


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The film stars Ananth Nag, Pawan Kumar, Diganth, Vaibhavi Shandilya, Sharmila Mandre, and Samyukt Menon in various roles. Music was directed by Arjun Naya. Ramesh Reddy of Suraj Productions produced the film.


Monsoon Raaga | Kannada Romantic Action


Release Date: August 12, 2022


The film, directed by S. Rabindranath, stars Dhananjaya and Rachita Ram in lead roles. This love story is about a schoolboy crush that takes a complete turn into a middle-aged bachelor office romance.


The film also stars Suhasini Maniratnam, Achyuta Kumar, Yasha Sivakumar and Sobraj. The music of the movie is composed by J Anoop Seelin. The film is produced by AR Vikhyath under Vikhyath Pictures Productions.


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Thiruchitrambalam | Tamil Musical Comedy


Release Date: August 18, 2022


This movie, written and directed by Mithran Jawahar, stars Dhanush in the title role. The story focuses on Thiruchitrambalam’s love life during both his college days and his adulthood. The film also stars Rashi Khanna, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Nithya Menen, Prakash Raj, and Bharathiraj in other lead roles.


Under the banner of Sun Pictures, Kalnithi Maran produced the film. The movie’s music is composed by Anirudh Ravichander.


Gold | Malayalam Comedy-Action


Release Date: August 19, 2022


Gold is a love drama of two characters named Jaya and MGR with a funny yet complicated plot. Alphonse Puthren handled the film’s stunt choreography, visual effects, and colour grading in addition to directing, writing, and editing.


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The film, produced by Supriya Menon and Listin Stephen, stars Prithviraj Sukumaran and Nayanthara in lead roles. Other acting artists in the movie are Ajmal Aamir, Sabreesh Verma, Chemban Vinod Jose, and Krishna Shankar. Rajesh Murugesan was responsible for the music direction of the film.


Liger | Telugu Sports Action


Release Date: August 25, 2022


Puri Jagannadh wrote and directed this movie with a boxing plot. Here the main character is a skilled kickboxer and martial artist and in his quest to transform himself, he follows his strict exercise regime and even goes as far as Thailand.


Vijay Deverkonda stars as a top MMA fighter boxer in the lead role. This is his first work in Hindi cinema. Besides, this movie marks the debut of Ananya Panday in Telugu cinema.


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The film features a special cameo of American boxer Mike Tyson. This is the debut of this famous boxer in an Indian film. Dharma Productions and Puri Connects production houses have played a key role in the production of the film.


In a nutshell


So far, we have highlighted the top 10 South Indian movies awaiting release in August 2022 from Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada film industries. These cinemas show that newcomers, as well as veterans, are joining the filmmaking carnival. Depending on the needs of the audience, they are giving importance to interesting stories. Along these lines, the addition of stunning visual effects gives movies a new dimension. As a result, the expectations of South Indian audiences are also increasing manifold.


Source: United News of Bangladesh