Rakht Charitra is a two-part Indian biographical film based on the life of Paritala Ravi, produced and directed by Ram Gopal Varma. The film, which has been shot simultaneously in three languages - Hindi, Telugu as Rakta Charitra and Tamil as Ratha Charitram, and the two parts will release three weeks apart whilst the Tamil version will only have one part.The film features Vivek Oberoi in the role reprising Ravindra, and Suriya as Suri, whose part appears predominantly in the second part. The film also features Shatrughan Sinha, Priyamani, Kota Srinivasa Rao and Radhika Apte playing other roles. The first part of the instalment released on October 21, 2010 whilst the second part will release on November 19, 2010.

The film is based on the life of Paritala Ravi, a slain factionist and political leader from Andhra Pradesh and will culminate following his 2005 assasination, considering the acts of his rivals.

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