Tollywood has been bitten by the sequel bug and this trend has continued for the past few years. Buoyant by the success of Hollywood and Bollywood sequels, Telugu cinemaproducers are expressing a strong desire for sequels and have embarked on churning them by the dozen. Rumors are rife that successful films like Mahesh Babu’s ‘Businessman’, and Ravi Teja’s ‘Idiot’ might have sequels. Actor Ram’s current film directed by Santosh Srinivas is touted to be a sequel to the hit flick, “Kandireega”.
However, the Telugu film industry is burdened by an ugly history of sequels failing at the BO. So, let’s check out a few sequels that failed to set the cash registers ringing.
Arya 2 sequel of super hit “Arya” ,
Village lo Vinayakudu sequel of “Vinayakudu”
Raktha Charitra 2 sequel of Raktha Charitra
Money Money sequel of “Money”
Gayama 2 sequel of “Gayam”
Nagavalli sequel of (“Chandramukhi”)
all the above were sequels failed at Box office.