Samba (2004 film)

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Directed by V. V. Vinayak
Screenplay byV. V. Vinayak
Dialogues by
Story byG. S. Rao
Produced by Kodali Nani
Starring Jr. NTR
Bhumika Chawla
Genelia D'Souza
Prakash Raj
CinematographyK. Ravindra Babu
Edited byGautham Raju
Music by Mani Sharma
Kodali Movies
Release date
  • 9 June 2004 (2004-06-09)
Running time
162 minutes

Samba is a 2004 Indian Telugu-language action film directed by V. V. Vinayak and produced by Kodali Nani. [1] The film stars Jr. NTR, Bhumika Chawla, Genelia D'Souza, and Prakash Raj while Vijayakumar, Ali, Sithara, Sukumari, Sukanya, and Brahmaji play supporting roles. [2] The music was composed by Mani Sharma with cinematography by K. Ravindra Babu and editing by Gautham Raju. The film released on 9 June 2004.


The film was a moderate success at the box office. [3] It was remade in Kannada as Mandya and in Bengali Bangladesh as Ek Rokha . It was dubbed in Hindi as the same name.


Dharmayya Naidu is an underworld kingpin who lost his wife because he is uneducated. Hence, he wants to felicitate education in his Seema area by constructing schools. He realizes that the quarry he owns has good quality granite deposits. Samba is Dharmayya Naidu's son, while Pasupathi is Dharmayya Naidu's son-in-law. Pasupathi plays the game in such a way that Dharmayya Naidu is forced to give granite quarry as a dowry to Pasupathi's family, due to which Dharmayya Naidu's daughter kills herself. When Samba learns the reason behind his sister's suicide, he occupies the quarry and kills Pasupathi's brothers. Pasupathi then kills everybody in Samba's house in retaliation. Samba and his nemesis Pasupathi take shelter in Kanchi and Amritsir respectively as police ban them from entering AP for a year. Samba settles as a sari manufacturer and trader in Kanchi (Tamil Nadu). The rest of the story is all about how he returns to Seema, takes vengeance against Pasupathi, and starts serving in the educational field.



The music was composed by Mani Sharma and released by Aditya Music.

Soundtrack album by
Genre Soundtrack
Label Aditya Music
Producer Mani Sharma
Mani Sharma chronology
Adavi Ramudu
Track list
1."Dam Damare Dam Dam" Chandrabose Shankar Mahadevan 5:01
2."Tagilinadi Rabba" Bhuvana Chandra S. P. B. Charan, Ganga 4:51
3."Kitha Kithalu Pettamaku" Suddala Ashok Teja Mano, Swarnalatha 5:13
4."Nandamuri Chandamama" Bhuvana Chandra S. P. B. Charan, Sujatha Mohan 4:55
5."Luxemburg Lux Sundari" Sahithi Karthik, Mahalakshmi Iyer 4:38
6."Namaste Namaste" Chandra Bose Tippu, K. S. Chithra 5:20
Total length:29:58

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