For the first time in the Telugu film industry, all the actors of a film family came together for the movie and made it a big hit. It is Manam which became the last film of the legendary actor ANR. Manam is one of the best films in the history of Telugu cinema and it has got a lot of interesting elements. The way the film shaped up, hit the floors, got completed and released is certainly a memorable experience for Akkineni family members. It's been 6 years since the time the film released.
Manam features Akkineni Nagarjuna, Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Naga Chaitanya, Shriya Saran, and Samantha Akkineni Ruth Prabhu. Amala also shines in a scene while Akhil Akkineni played a cameo that came as a big surprise for everyone. Vikram K Kumar is the director of the film and the movie talks about the concept of rebirth and eternal love.
Anup Rubens scored the music for the film and the audio album has become a big hit. All the songs became hit numbers. P. S. Vinod handled the film's cinematography. The movie got screened at the 45th International Film Festival of India in the Homage to ANR section on 29 November 2014. The film garnered the Filmfare Award for Best Film - Telugu too.