It’ll be some time before we can go back to our normal lives of dinners and movie plans with the family. This Mother’s Day, we will help you make some nice movie plans with amma. Select from this curated list of Telugu movies and plan a nice fun day with mom.

Matru Devo Bhava

Starring Madhavi and Nassar in lead roles, Matru Devo Bhava was produced by KS Rama Rao and directed by K Ajay Kumar. Released in the year 1993, the movie is about a mother diagnosed with cancer and has to take care of her 4 children as her husband was killed by a milk vendor. The movie was recognized as one of the best movies among the mother sentiments and was a recipient of several awards. The movie is a remake of a Malayalam movie titled Akashadoothu, directed by Sibi Malayil.

Streaming on Voot and YouTube

Amma Cheppindhi

The movie is about a boy with an intellectual disability who is looked down by everyone until he saves them from a bomb threat. Released in the year 2006, Amma Cheppindhi features Sharwanand, Shriya Reddy and Suhasini in lead roles and is produced and directed by Gangaraju Gunnam. The movie won a Nandi Special jury award and the music was composed by MM Keeravani while the cinematography was handled by Sandeep Gunnam.

Streaming on Amazon Prime

Amma Nana O Tamil Ammayi

Chandu is a kickboxing player whose life revolves around his single mother and his lover. However, his life takes a U-turn when his mother dies of heart attack and just before her death, she tells Chandu to meet his father who is a kickboxing champion. Produced and directed by Puri Jaggannadh, the movie was released in the year 2003 and was a huge hit. The music and background score were composed by Chakri and Shyam K Naidu handled cinematography. The movie was later remade in Tamil as M Kumaran Son of Mahalakshmi and into Oriya as Katha Deithili Maa Ku and in Kannada as Maurya and in Bhojpuri as Jigarwala.

Streaming on YouTube

Amma Rajinama

Bharathi, a responsible housewife takes care of her family. However, to teach them a lesson, she retires from household works. But at the end, she sacrifices her life for her children’s well-being. Written and directed by Dasari Narayana Rao, the movie features Sarada in lead role and supported by Satyanarayana, Brahmanandam and Sai Kumar. The movie was released in the year 1991. Chota K Naidu handled the cinematography and is also his debut movie, while the music and background score was composed by K Chakravarthy.

Streaming on Jio Cinema, Sun NXT and YouTube

Yama Leela

Lord Yama misplaces his book which predicts future. Suraj finds the book and uses it effectively to earn money and retain his lost ancestral home. What happens when Lord Yama comes back to find his book forms the rest of Yama Leela. The movie was released in the year 1994 and was written and directed by SV Krishna Reddy. The movie features Ali and Indraja in lead roles and is supported by Satyanarayana, Brahmanandam and Manju Bharagavi.

Streaming on Amazon Prime and YouTube


The movie is about a mother who avenges the death of her husband with the help of her son. Produced and directed by Teja, Nijam features Mahesh Babu, Rakshitha, Rameswari, Gopichand and Rangannadh in prominent roles. The movie was released in the year 2003 and the music and background score were composed by RP Patnaik while the camera work was handled by Sameer Reddy. Mahesh Babu and Rameswari won Nandi awards for the best actor and supporting actress categories, respectively.

Streaming on Jio Cinema and Sun NXT

Life is Beautiful

Released in the year 2012, Life is Beautiful is written, produced, and directed by Sekhar Kammula. The movie features Abhijeet, Sudhakar, Kaushik, Shagun, Zara Shah, Rashmi, Kavya, Naveen Polishetty, Amala and others. This Telugu coming-of-the-age drama has music and background score composed by Mickey J Meyer and cinematography is handled by Vijay C Kumar.

Streaming on Disney Hotstar and YouTube