Best tamil movies!

Some of the Must watch movies that the tamil Industry has churned!!!
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1.
A Peck on the Cheek (2002)
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A little girl is told by her parents that she is adopted. Determined to find her birth mother, she begs to be taken to Sri Lanka, where her mother works with a militant group of activists. (123 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
“ A national award winning movie about a young girl's search for her surrogate mother! ” - c-bharath92
 
2.
Alai Payuthey (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
After a difficult romance in a class-divided society, the love birds find out marriage is not what they thought it would be. (156 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
“ Mani at his romantic best!!! ” - c-bharath92
 
3.
Unnaipol Oruvan (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A common man tries to fight terrorism by making anonymous calls to cops. Will he succeed? (106 mins.)
Director: Chakri Toleti
“ "A Wednesday" remake,Equally good ” - c-bharath92
 
4.
Nayakan (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A common man's struggles against a corrupt police force put him on the wrong side of the law. He becomes a don, who is loved and respected by many, but his growing power and influence exact a heavy toll. (145 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
“ the Desi godfather ” - c-bharath92
 
5.
Sethu (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A violent youngster and a shy Brahmin girl fall in love but tragedy intervenes when the youngster is brain-damaged following a fight. (130 mins.)
Director: Bala
“ A tale that catapulted Vikram to a cult actor status! ” - c-bharath92
 
6.
Nandha (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Looking to put behind a past that haunts him, Nandha tries to reconcile with his mother and live life on his terms. (165 mins.)
Director: Bala
“ One of Bala's best works. ” - c-bharath92
 
7.
Eeram (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Vasu investigates the suicide of Ramya since he's not convinced that she killed herself. The main suspects are her husband and neighbours. As the death toll rises, Vasu deals with his own secret past. (164 mins.)
“ After a long hiatus, a good Horror film with some awesome cinematography ” - c-bharath92
 
8.
Kattradhu Thamizh (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A young post-graduate faces difficulties with finding employment, and struggles against social inequalities. (147 mins.)
Director: Ram
“ A touching story about the consequences that a young man faces after studying Tamil Literature ” - c-bharath92
 
9.
Mudhalvan (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A man accepts a challenge to act as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for one day only, and makes such a success of it that soon he is embroiled in political intrigue. (169 mins.)
Director: S. Shankar
“ A story of a journalist becoming a ONE day CM and the struggles he faces as the aftermath ” - c-bharath92
 
10.
Gentleman (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Due to a past tragedy , a small business owner by day becomes modern day Robin Hood by night takes from the rich to provide education for the poor. (155 mins.)
Director: S. Shankar
“ Shankar's Best work ” - c-bharath92
 
11.
Thavamai Thavamiruntu (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The film sensitively portrays the struggles of a father whose main priority in life is the well being of his children, and who is determined to see his children grow up to become decent, successful persons. (180 mins.)
Director: Cheran
“ A very good movie about the relationship of a son and his father. From the heart ” - c-bharath92
 
12.
Abhiyum Naanum (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The father of a grown daughter meets the father of a toddler at a playground and recounts the story of his own relationship with his daughter through the years, including his difficulties with accepting her marriage. (147 mins.)
Director: Radha Mohan
“ A tribute to "the Father of the bride" in kollywood style ” - c-bharath92
 
13.
Mozhi (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A musician's love towards a stubborn deaf woman makes her eventually realize that there is more to her life than she previously thought. (152 mins.)
Director: Radha Mohan
“ a story about how a deaf and dumb girl sees the world around her. ” - c-bharath92
 
14.
Kanaa Kanden (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
This film has the water scarcity that the city faces severely as its backdrop. It revolves around three interesting characters...
Director: Anand K.V.
“ Edge of the seat fast movie By K.V Anand stating of how to face high loans and how to emerge successfully. ” - c-bharath92
 
15.
Thillu Mullu (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Ayyampettai Arivudainambi Kaliyaperumal Chandran is a hip graduate who gets a job through his family doctor... (136 mins.)
Director: K. Balachander
“ Rib tickling movie BY BALANCHANDER! rajni's comic sense wud always remembered for this movie ” - c-bharath92
 
16.
Bombay (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A Hindu man and a Muslim woman fall in love in a small village and move to Mumbai, where they have two children. However, growing religious tensions and erupting riots threaten to tear the family apart. (141 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
“ Mani ratnam's take on The BOMBAY riots ” - c-bharath92
 
17.
Thalapathi (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Surya (Rajnikanth) is an orphan raised in a slum. He finds a friend in the local Godfather (Mamooty)... (157 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
“ Modern day Mahabarata with Rajni taking the Role of KARNA and Mammooty doing duryodhana role ” - c-bharath92
 
18.
Arindhum Ariyamalum (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Vishnuvardhan
“ An all round movie with some brilliant Performances from Arya,Prakashraj and Some brilliant music from Yuvan ” - c-bharath92
 
19.
Yaavarum Nalam (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A story of a family which has a demon possessed TV, which shows the future happenings of the family through a serial named 'Yaavarum Nalam' (138 mins.)
Director: Vikram K. Kumar
“ Vikram Kumar proves his worth with an awesome Horror Thriller, With PC Sreeraam Giving him a beautiful frame by frame ambience ” - c-bharath92
 
20.
Saroja (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Four friends, Jaga, Ganesh, Ajay and Vishwas are motoring to a cricket game. An accident leads them to divert on a side road, where they encounter a criminal gang that has kidnapped a young girl and shot a policeman - in front of them.... (154 mins.)
Director: Venkat Prabhu
“ The first of its genre, A full length Comic Thriller! A must watch ” - c-bharath92
 
21.
Kanda Naal Mudhal (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Ramya and Krishna end up catching each others throat whenever they happen to meet. Aravind (Krishna's Friend) parents arrange his marriage with Ramya...
Director: Priya
“ An awesome work by Priya, with a very well crafted tale about a girl and her foe turned friend turned lover. ” - c-bharath92
 
22.
Iruvar (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The real-life rivalry between M.G. Ramachandran and Karunanidhi is given the Mani Ratnam treatment. (140 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
“ Mani ratnam's INSTANT Classic about to friend turned foes(Karunanidhi and MGR) ” - c-bharath92
 
23.
Sagara Sangamam (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A classical dancer, Balakrishna, (Kamal Haasan) faces many struggles, but is eventually redeemed. (160 mins.)
Director: K. Vishwanath
“ A drunkard dancer and his struggles ” - c-bharath92
 
24.
Anjathe (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Sathya and Kiruba are friends. Sathya is reckless and gets into drinking and violent fights whereas Kiruba studies hard to become a Sub-Inspector. Tables are turned when Sathya becomes a Sub-Inspector. (185 mins.)
Director: Myshkin
“ A cult By Mysskin, a tale of complex between two friends and its aftermath ” - c-bharath92
 
25.
Pudhiya Mugam (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Menon Suresh
“ awesome work By suresh menon with some beautiful music from ARR ” - c-bharath92
 
26.
Irattaival Kuruvi (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A romantically comedy where a married man falls in love with another lady. He eventually marries her and neither of them know about their husband's second relationship. Soon things go haywire. How long will he escape the inevitable?
Director: Balu Mahendra
“ A comic caper with a man having two wives! Rib tickling ” - c-bharath92
 
27.
Arangetra Velai (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Three unemployed men find the answer to all their money problems when they receive a call from a kidnapper by a cross connection. (154 mins.)
Director: Fazil
“ Later made in Hindi as HERA PHERI. this classic by Fazil is just too good to watch just once.. ” - c-bharath92
 
28.
Moodupani (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A successful businessman develops a hatred towards women as a result of his troubled childhood, which involved the separation of his parents owing to his father's affection towards a prostitute.
Director: Balu Mahendra
“ will be remembered for en iniya pon nilave song.. brilliant thriller. ” - c-bharath92
 
29.
Thaneer Thaneer (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(143 mins.)
Director: K. Balachander
“ story of a village and how it suffers during drought. ” - c-bharath92
 
30.
Yutham Sei (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A common man's ability to defeat the devil. A cop identifies the mystery and solves the problem. (160 mins.)
Director: Myshkin
“ a modern day take about the police and CBCID..Fantastic screenplay with some borrowed music ” - c-bharath92
 
31.
Anbe Sivam (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Two men, one young and arrogant, the other damaged - physically but not spiritually - by life, are thrown together by circumstances, and find that they are in some ways bound together by fate. (160 mins.)
Director: Sundar C.
“ Kamal's best movie till date. really from the heart ” - c-bharath92
 
32.
Mayakkam Enna (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Karthik and Yamini can't stand each other, but there lies the twist when opposites attract. (145 mins.)
“ selvaraghavan's best till date ” - c-bharath92
 
33.
Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A Police Officer investigates a series of brutal rapes and murders, with the culprits seeming to cover more than one country. (174 mins.)
Director: Gautham Menon
“ Kamal as the cop. what else does one want!! a must watch ” - c-bharath92
 
34.
Moondram Pirai (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A young woman regresses to childhood after suffering a head injury in a car crash. Lost, she ends up trapped at a brothel before being rescued by a lonely school teacher who falls in love with her. (143 mins.)
Director: Balu Mahendra
“ one of the best tragedies ever made. Kamal winning National Award! ” - c-bharath92
 
35.
Agni Natchathiram (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Entrusted with the task of chairing an inquiry commission involving an influential politician, alcoholic... (146 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
“ story of Two step Brother's at loggerheads. ” - c-bharath92
 
36.
Aasai (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
the movie is about two young lovers (145 mins.)
Director: Vasanth
“ awesome movie with a fantastic screenplay and some super songs. ” - c-bharath92
 
37.
Vaalee (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A young bride finds an unusual antagonist in her husband's twin brother. (158 mins.)
Director: Surya S.J.
“ Sj surya's best with twin brother's falling for the same girl ” - c-bharath92
 
38.
Snegithiye (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
After the passing away of her parents in an automobile accident, Radhika moves in to live with her aunt... (154 mins.)
Director: Priyadarshan
“ Priyadharshan at his very best.. one of the best thrillers ever made without a hero.. ” - c-bharath92
 
39.
Mouna Ragam (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Divya, a woman grieving over the death of her lover, is convinced into an arranged marriage with Chandra Kumar. Over a year the couple attempt to adjust to each other's presence and live with each other. (146 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
“ Mani Ratnam never loses his class in any genre. the troubles faced by a married couple as the wife is devastated by her X lover's death! ” - c-bharath92
 
40.
Thevar Magan (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
The urbane son of a village chieftain struggles between his personal aspirations and those of his family. (145 mins.)
Director: Bharathan
“ India's oscar nomination. with sivaji,naasser and Kamal..fantastic movie ” - c-bharath92
 
41.
Magalir Mattum (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
This Tamil remake of "9 to 5" has three women working in the same office (Revathi, Rohini, Urvashi)... (132 mins.)
“ Has some rib tickling comedy from the leading ladies and naasser..Must watch ” - c-bharath92
 
42.
Aaranya Kaandam (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A mob boss must deal with a disgruntled mistress and a vanishing bag of cocaine. (153 mins.)
“ a Tarantino like crafted movie with some fantastic BGM ” - c-bharath92
 
43.
Mynaa (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Village boy make an affair with girl and they continue it even if they grownup. Accidentally boy happened to caught in jail... (144 mins.)
Director: Prabu Solomon
“ A really touching movie about a young couple. ” - c-bharath92
 
44.
Padaiyappa (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The death of Padaiyappa's father destroys his family. But his luck changes, and he is able to lead a prosperous life, until his nemesis plots to ruin his happiness once more. (181 mins.)
Director: K.S. Ravikumar
“ Rajni at his very best!! million times watchable XD ” - c-bharath92
 
45.
12 B (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A young college graduate misses a bus to a job interview - the film examines the possible outcomes had he caught the bus. (150 mins.)
Director: Jeeva
“ A Very different story with parallel storytelling! ” - c-bharath92
 
46.
Panchatanthiram (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Ram (Kamal Haasan) is a playboy pilot. His marriage to Mythili (Simran) disintegrates after a series of misunderstandings... (150 mins.)
Director: K.S. Ravikumar
“ Crazy Mohan stands out with some best comedies! Full way fun! ” - c-bharath92
 
47.
Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A young man forgets a few years of his life, even as he is about to get married. (155 mins.)
“ Cult comedy caper. one of the best movies of 2012 ” - c-bharath92
 
48.
Pizza (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A pizza delivery boy lands in a mysterious circumstance and it works a dramatic change in his life. (127 mins.)
“ Good effort by the debutant actor. classy horror flick!! ” - c-bharath92