|Produced by||Nallamalupu Srinivas|
|Written by||M Ratnam (dialogues)|
|Music by||Mani Sharma|
|Cinematography||Sekhar V. Joseph|
|Edited by||Gautham Raju|
Lakshyam (English translation: Target) is a 2007 produced by Nallamalupu Srinivas (Bujji) on Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Productions banner, direced by Srivass. Starring Gopichand, Jagapati Babu, Anushka in lead roles and music composed by Mani Sharma. The film recorded as Super Hit at box office. It was later remade in Tamil, Bengali and Kannada. The movie was dubbed in Hindi as Bhai - The Lion.
The film starts with a flashback. ACP Bose (Jagapati Babu) is a sincere police officer happily married and lives with his parents and younger brother Chandu (Gopichand). Chandu is a college student and he falls in love with his classmate Indu (Anushka). Enter Section Shankar (Yashpal Sharma), the villain who is notorious for settlements and land deals. He kills anyone who comes in his way and does not leave any evidence or witness behind. He takes a loan of 100 crores from a private bank with the help of a conniving DGP and a politician. He kills the bank’s chairman in order to avoid repayment and puts the blame on Bose. Bose tries to stop Section Shankar. Chandu also gets into disputes with Section Shankar.
- Gopichand as Chandu
- Jagapati Babu as ACP Bose
- Anushka as Indu
- Yashpal Sharma as Section Shankar
- Ashish Vidyarthi as D.I.G.
- Kota Srinivasa Rao as Chandu & Bose's Father
- Ali as Bokkana
- Dharmavarapu Subramanyam
- Venu Madhav
- Raghu Babu
- Ahuti Prasad
- Chalapathi Rao
- Amith as Shafi
- Ravi Babu
- Srinivasa Reddy
- Fish Venkat
- Vijaya Singh
- Padma Jayanthi
- Vinitha Rao
- Baby Kalvi Mitra as Pinky
- Direction: Srivass
- Producer: Nallamalupu Srinivas
- Music: Mani Sarma
- Cinematography: Sekhar V Joseph
- Dialogues: M Ratnam
- Art: Chinna
- Lyrics: Chandrabose
- Editing: Gautham Raju
- Fights: Ram-Lakshman & Vijay
- Co-Screenplay Writer: Gopimohan
- Release Date: 05.07.2007
- Banner: Sri Lakshminarasimha Productions
|Film score by Mani Sharma|
|Mani Sharma chronology|
Music composed by Mani Sharma. All songs are hit tracks. Music released on ADITYA Music Company.
|2.||"Chekkara Keli"||Ramajogayya Sastry||Karthik, Shreya Ghoshal||4:24|
|3.||"Gullo Devudu"||Chandrabose||Madhu Balakrishnan||4:16|
|6.||"Sukku Sukku (Remix)"||Chandrabose||Tippu,Sujatha||3:54|
- Lakshyam turned out to be a big hit of 2007. It ran successfully for 100 days. The film collected a share of 3.5 crore in the first two weeks of its release in the Nizam region. Also, Anushka's popularity increased because of her more glamorous role in the movie.
- Jagapathi Babu won the Nandi Award for Best Supporting Actor and Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor – Telugu for his role.