Yamudiki Mogudu (English: Overlord to Lord Yama) is a 1988 Telugu language action fantasy film, directed by Ravi Raja Pinisetty, starring Chiranjeevi, Vijayashanti, Radha and Kota Srinivasa Rao. This film was dubbed into Hindi as Chiranjeevi (1991) and remade in Tamil as Athisaya Piravi with Rajinikanth. The film was recorded as an Industry phat at the box office and was the highest grossing film of 1988.
Kaali (Chiranjeevi) is a small town goon who helps his neighbourhood with his earnings. He is good at heart and is loved by everyone in town. He works for Kotayya (Kota Srinivasa Rao), whose rival is Gollapudi. Once, when he goes to warn Gollapudi, he meets and falls in love with Radha (Radha), Gollapudi's daughter. When they decide to marry even without Gollapudi's consent, he gets Kaali killed in an accident and Kaali goes to hell.