Pataas (English: Cracker) is a 2015 Telugu film starring Nandamuri Kalyan Ram and Shruti Sodhi played the lead roles. The movie received positive reviews and turned out be first blockbuster in 2015. This film was remade in Tamil as Motta Shiva Ketta Shiva and in Kannada as Pataki.
According to jeevi of idlebrain.com the film has enough content to click with masses and general audiences and rated it 3.25 out of 5. Timesofindia.indiatimes.com rated it 3.5 out of 5 and stated that the film is a ‘vindhu bhojanam’ in the truest sense. The film collected Worldwide ?5.26 crore (share) and ? 7.81 crore (gross)in its opening weekend.It is the best in Kalyan Ram’s career. The film collected ?8.9 crore (share) Worldwide in 1st Week. The film collected ? 12 crores of share in just 10 days.