Gopala Gopala is a 2015 Indian Telugu-language satirical drama film directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasany. The film was jointly produced by Daggubati Suresh Babu and Sharrath Marar under the Suresh Productions and North Star Entertainments Pvt. Ltd. banners. It features Daggubati Venkatesh and Pawan Kalyan in the lead roles and Shriya Saran, Mithun Chakraborty and Posani Krishna Murali in key supporting roles. Anoop Rubens composed the music while Jayanan Vincent was the film’s cinematographer.
The film is a remake of the 2012 Hindi film OMG – Oh My God! which was itself based on the Gujarati stage play Kanji Viruddh Kanji. It follows the story of an atheist, Gopala Rao, who sues God after losing his shop in an earthquake. Religious organisations revolt against him and Krishna visits him as his human guide.
The film was made with a budget of ₹120 million. Production began on 9 June 2014. It was predominantly shot in and around Hyderabad, with a few sections filmed in Vishakhapatnam and Varanasi. The film was released worldwide on 10 January 2015 as a Sankranthi release. It received positive reviews from critics and grossed ₹660 million, with a distributor share of ₹411 million.
Director: Kishore Kumar Pardasany
Stars: Anisha Ambrose, Mithun Chakraborty, Venkatesh Daggubati
Genres: Comedy | Drama | Fantasy