Khaidi, which was released 29 years ago, was directed by KSR Das, and produced by GRK Raju under Vishwachitra Productions. Vishnuvardhan had influenced his fans as an angry young man in this movie.
The movie was the remake of Telugu hit Khaidi. It had Chiranjeevi, Madhavi, Sumalatha and Rao Gopal Rao in pivotal roles. Apart from Vishnuvardhan, Khaidi also features Madhavi, Aarathi, Jayamalini, Sangeetha, Nithya, Anuradha, Dheerendra Gopal, Mukhyamantri Chandru, Sudarshan, BK Shankar and Dingri Nagaraj in the important roles. Later, it was also remade in Hindi featuring Jitendra in the lead role. Actress Madhavi played the lead role in all three version of the movie.
Khaidi was also a musical hit of the year 1984. The track 'Taale hoova podeyinda bus bus', which was featured on Vishnuvardhan and Madhavi is the main highlight of the movie.
Chi Udayashankar had penned the lyrics, and the movie had the music scored by Chakravarthi. Meanwhile, Vishnuvardhan's fans are all ready to watch the movie once again on the silver screen. The movie will be releasing in Aparna theatre, Gandhinagar, Bangalore.