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Directed by Bharati Raja
Produced by Allu Aravind
Written by Jandhyala (Dialogue)
Story by Ranjan Roy
Starring Chiranjeevi
Sharada, Shubha
Music by K. Chakravarthy
Cinematography LokSingh
Release dates
  • 23 October 1985 (1985-10-23) (India)
Country India
Language Telugu

Vijetha (also spelled as Vijeta) (Telugu: విజేత; English: Victor) is a Tollywood film that starred Chiranjeevi, Bhanupriya, and J.V. Somayajulu in the main roles. The film was directed by A. Kodandarami Reddy and produced by Allu Aravind. This film released on October 23, 1985.Chiranjeevi Won 2nd Filmfare Best Actor Award (Telugu)

The movie is a remake of Hindi movie Saaheb starring Anil Kapoor and Amrita Singh.


Madhusudhana Rao aka Chinnababu (Chiranjeevi) is a wannabe football player, who would like to represent his country. Chinnababu is also the youngest son of Narasimham (J.V. Somayajulu). Chinnababu is in love with his childhood friend and neighbour Priyadarshani (Bhanupriya). Despite his father's efforts to stop him, Chinnababu's love towards football grows and his coach encourages him to participate in leagues. Priyadarshani supports him in all his endeavours. Chinnababu's younger sister's marriage gets fixed and unable to arrange enough money for the marriage. Narasimham asks his sons to contribute. But, his sons, who are controlled by their wives deny any help. Frustrated Narasimham tries to sell his house. But, Chinnababu stops him in the last moment and sends him money, saying that his elder sister sent it. His sister's marriage is done uninterrupted, without Chinnababu's presence. After marriage his elder sister arrives and denys that she sent any money. Surprised and shocked chiru's family later learns that Chinnababu donated one of his kidney to save a rich man's heir and sent that money. Narasimham appreciates his son's efforts, for not even bothering about his football career and saving his house on time.


Year Recipient Award Result
1985 Chiranjeevi (for second time) Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu Won


The songs of the film worth a mention here.

  • Jeevitame oka payanam,
  • Nee meeda,
  • Six o clock were

year's hit numbers. Chiranjeevi enacted dance numbers and sentiment scenes with equal ease..

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