The first quarter in 2010 for Sandalwood may seem like disastrous but it haven't affected movies to hit the screen. Dr.Vishuvardhan's Aaptha Rakshaka and Sudeep's Just Maath Mathalli are the only two movies which have proved its presence out of the 17 released movies.
With less than two weeks left for the first quarter to end, hopes are now pinned on films like Srinagar Kitty's Swayamvara and newcomers starred Dildara.
Swayamvara is Srinagara Kitty's first release of the year. Diganth and Sharmila Mandre along with kitty are doing the lead roles. The film Swayamvar is a remake of David Dhawan's Mujhse Shaadi Karogi and it is directed by Ananthraju, produced by M Chandru under that banner Shri Sai Combines. Manikanth Kadri, son of Padmashri saxophonist Kadri Gopalnath has scored the music.
The movie has HC Venu"s camera work, Deepu S Kumar"s editing, Tushar Ranganath"s dialogues, Harsha"s choreography and Palaniraj"s stunts. Actress Tara, Om Prakash Rao and Arun Kumar are also playing important roles.
Dildara is packed with debutants. Amar is directing the film. Aman and Reshma Chengappa are donning the grease paint for the first time. Dhananjay Gowda is producing the film under the banner Kanasu Creations.
Praveen D Rao has scored the music, V Manohar and Nagendra Prasad have penned the lyrics. Ravikiran has cranked the camera, Kishore, Rangayana Raghu, Biradar, M.N.Lakshmidevi and others are in the cast.