Challenge is a 1984 Indian Telugu-language film directed by A. Kodandarami Reddy and produced by K. S. Rama Rao under the Creative Commercials banner. It stars Chiranjeevi, Vijayashanti, Suhasini and Rao Gopal Rao with music composed by Ilaiyaraaja. This film is based on Yandamuri Veerendranath's novel Dabbu to the power of Dabbu. The plot revolves around an unemployed youngster (Chiranjeevi) taking up a challenge of a successful business magnet (Rao) to earn in 5 years.


Gandhi (Chiranjeevi) steals medicine for his mother who is on her deathbed. However, by the time he reaches the hospital, his mother is dead, and he is left without any money to cremate her. Wardboy Prakasam (Sai Kumar) demands money to preserve his mother's corpse in the mortuary.