There are few master piece movies on Indian screen that will never get diminished in time and they made a bench mark in Indian Cinema. One among them is Sankarabharanam, which created an everlasting history. Sankarabharanam got released in the year 1979 and made a record breaking history by running for more than a year. The film stars J.V. Somayajulu, Manju Bhargavi and Chandra Mohan in lead roles. This musical magic was directed by K Vishwanath and music was composed by legendary KV Mahadevan.
Sankarabharanam tamil version will be releasing next month with improved visual quality of the flick, including color grading, scope correction and fully created new version of same old notes for re-recording, this Tamil Sankarabaranam might look brand new. Film casting was made people wondering about the movie. A 50 year somayajulu was selected as main lead, which is quite new to telugu audience even now.
The blockbuster film has received four National Film Awards including the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment, and five state Nandi Awards. K Viswanath, KV Mahadevan, Balu and Vani Jayaram got National awards and the same team along with JV Somayajulu and Lyricist veturi got Nandi Awards.