|Shiva (1989) was Ram Gopal Verma's first film as a director which gained him a recognition in Hindi cinema, starring Akkineni Nagarjuna, Amala, Raghuvaran, J.D.
Chakravarthi, Subhalekha Sudhakar, Tanikella Bharani, Jagan, Rajendranath Zutshi, Paresh Rawal, Brij Gopal & Ajit Vachani. The film was written by Tanikella Bharani and it's
original soundtrack was composed by Ilayaraja. Synopsis - A young man Shiva joins a college in mid-semester and soon makes a group of friends. The college is ruled over
by JD, backed by a politician called Bhavani, and his goons who disrupt lectures and eve tease girls.