“Mahaakavi Kshethrayya”, A.N.R.’s comeback movie after his sabbatical in 1975, was a disappointment at the box-office. “Secretary”, his immediate movie after that, opened strongly and created several records (scan 2) in spite of having tough competition from high profile movies like “Manushulanthaa Okkatee”. Secretary was the first film to complete its shooting in Annapoorna Studios and the studio opening function was shown as with the film once it entered its 6th week. Ramanaidu produced this film on his Suresh Productions and had Vaanisree playing the title role.

ANR Solo 3

Sec 2