Directed by: K. M. Chaitanya
Starring: Chetan Kumar, Archana Shastry, Achyuth Kumar, Shwetha Srivatsav, Samyukta Hornad, Sharath Lohitashwa, Ashish Vidhyarthi, Atul Kulkarni, Girish Karnad, Vinaya Prasad
Aa Dinagalu is a movie based on the book Dadagiriya Dinagalu written by Agni Sridhar about gangsters and the underworld between 1985 to 1986.
Notorious don Jairaj is in jail and Kotwal Ramachandra has taken his place and is ruling Bengaluru in the ’80s. Kotwal attacks random people for small reasons so that his fame and fear spreads fast before Jairaj returns. Finally, Jairaj returns from jail and both he and Kotwal make plans to seize full control of the city.
Meanwhile, Chethan and Mallika are two lovers from different communities. Chethan is taking over the business of his father while Mallika teaches dance. One of her students is Chethan’s sister and the two lovers use this as an excuse to regularly meet and hang out together. Chethan has just developed a health beverage and is planning to launch it soon. It has already got good reviews and his life is looking positive and filled with big dreams.
But how does the underworld and his life get connected?