Geetha Govindam is a 2018 Indian Telugu-language romantic comedy film written and directed by Parasuram, produced by Bunny Vasu under the banner of GA2 Pictures. It stars Vijay Devarakonda and Rashmika Mandanna. It was released on 15 August 2018 in India and on 14 August 2018 in the US. The film released to positive reviews. The film starts with Vijay (Vijay Deverakonda) meeting Nithya (Nithya Menen) in the middle of the road at night. She finds him sitting alone and sad. When she enquires him he starts to tell her his story. Vijay Govind, is a charming young 25 year old college professor. One of his students Neelu, has a huge crush on him and openly pursues him. He meets this girl he sees at the bus stop everyday (Anu Emmanuel) but when he confesses his undying love for her, he finds out that she is already married. During a visit to the temple, Vijay enquires the priest about the decorations and comes to know it was all done by a girl, Geetha (Rashmika Mandanna). Vijay finds out that the girl is unmarried and is immediately attracted to her. Before Vijay can pursue Geetha, he comes to know that his sister's engagement is fixed and leaves for his village Kakinada. Coincidentally, Geetha becomes his co-passenger on the bus, occupying the window seat beside him. While trying to take selfie with Geetha, who was sleeping, Vijay accidentally kisses her on the lips. Vijay begs for forgiveness, but Geetha ties his hands to the bus seat and calls her brother and informs him of the incident. The next morning when Geetha's brother Phaneendra (Subbaraju), boards the bus, Geetha informs him that, the man had escaped by jumping out of the running bus by breaking the window.