The first sound film in Telugu is a classic mythological drawn from the Vishnu Purana. Prahlada, the son of the demon Hiranyakashapu (Subbaiah), defies his father and worships Vishnu. He is imprisoned but Vishnu protects him.
'Bhakta Prahlada' is the first-ever Telugu language sound feature.
'Bhakta Prahlada' was the highest-grossing movie at its time and was the first-ever Telugu talkie film.
Bhakta Prahlada 1931
15 Sep 1931 ● Telugu ● 1 hr 48 mins
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