Vikrama Singha is the army chief of the kingdom of Dasharna. After he foils the plans of the chief minister to dethrone the king, the minister falsely accuses him of attempting to murder the princess.
Simhasanam is a 1986 Telugu-language film starring Krishna, who also directed the film. The film was simultaneously made in Hindi as Singhasan. The film is a blockbuster and broke many records in the Telugu film industry. The film is based on Janapada Katha.
Jayaprada, Radha and Mandakini acted as the heroines. The film was the first 70 mm Stereophonic sound movie in Telugu cinema.