Cast: Shavukaru Janaki, Govindarajula Subba Rao (Shavukar), NT Rama Rao (Satyam), SV Ranga Rao (Sunnam Rangadu), P. Santha Kumari, Padmanabham (Polay), Vallabhajosyula Sivaram (Narayana), Vangara, Kanakam (Rami), Srivatsa, Madhavapeddi Satyam (Pitchanna Tata), Moparru Dasu (Haridasu), Joga Rao (Sambu), Sita (Manikyam), KV Subba Rao
Story and Dialogues: Chakrapani
Lyrics: Samudrala Raghavacharya
Music: Ghantasala Venkateswara Rao
Playback: Ghantasal, Rao Balasaraswathi Devi, Santha Kumari
Cinematography: Marcus Bartley
Associate Directors: Tatineni Prakasha Rao, Rajinikanth
Producers: Nagi Reddy and Chakrapani
Director: LV Prasad
Banner: Vijaya Pictures
Release Date: 7 April
Trivia: This was the first movie for Vijaya Pictures.
This was first movie for NTR as male lead and Janaki as a female lead.
Ravi Kondala Rao has written the ‘Savukaru’ story in the form of novel. The novel, dialogues and songs were published in the monthly ‘Vijaya Chitra’ from Jan 1976 to 10 months. After that Navodaya Publishers (Vijayawada) published a book on it in Aug 1977.
It had a 100-day run in Durga Kalamandir, Vijayawada.