Best Tamil Movies to watch

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1.
Anjali (1990)
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Chitra, her husband, Shekar, and two children, Arjun and Anu live in a rural area in India. When Chitra is expecting her third child... (150 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
 
2.
Thalapathi (1991)
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Surya (Rajnikanth) is an orphan raised in a slum. He finds a friend in the local Godfather (Mamooty)... (157 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
 
3.
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
 
4.
Pudhu Pettai (2006)
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A high school kid joins a gang and becomes a drug dealer, then a politician. (168 mins.)
Director: Selvaraghavan
 
5.
Vagabond (2013)
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Before independence during the 1940's depicts the lives of poor carefree villagers who are lured to work in Tea plantation farms and how they are forced to live rest of their lives as slaves with no traces of hope and freedom. (126 mins.)
Director: Bala
 
6.
7/G Rainbow Colony (2004)
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A neighborhood good-for-nothing attempts to romance the new girl in town. (185 mins.)
 
7.
Vazhakku Enn 18/9 (2012)
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A girl gets in trouble when her boyfriend films her private moments on his mobile phone without her knowledge. (124 mins.)
 
8.
Pithamagan (2003)
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A boy raised in a cemetery grows up with no social skills, and leads a turbulent life readjusting once he moves out of the cemetery. (139 mins.)
Director: Bala
 
9.
Anniyan (2005)
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A disillusioned everyman, frustrated with the corruption he sees all around him, develops multiple personalities in order to restore justice. (157 mins.)
Director: S. Shankar
 
10.
Mudhalvan (1999)
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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
 
11.
Kaakha..Kaakha: The Police (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
After a police team kills his brother, a drug-dealing gangster vows to kill the entire team and their respective families. (153 mins.)
Director: Gautham
 
12.
Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An aspiring filmmaker goes through the ups and downs of romance when he falls for a Christian woman who says she only wants to be friends. (157 mins.)
 
13.
Bombay (1995)
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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
 
14.
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.
 
15.
Chennai 600028 (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Friendship, love, and rivalry spice up the game of street cricket in the suburb of Chennai whose zip code give this movie its name. (141 mins.)
Director: Venkat Prabhu
 
16.
Apoorva Sagodharargal (1989)
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Two brothers separated at birth meet as adults and settle old scores. (157 mins.)
 
17.
Ghilli (2004)
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Velu, an aspiring kabaddi player, goes to Madurai to participate in a regional match, where he rescues Dhanalakshmi from Muthupandi, a powerful man keen on marrying the girl against her wish. (160 mins.)
Director: Dharani
 
18.
Saamy (2003)
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Aaruchami (Vikram) is a Deputy Commissioner of Police of Thirunelveli who efficiently brings the city under control... (140 mins.)
Director: Hari
 
19.
Gentleman (1993)
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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
 
20.
Hindustani (1996)
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Senapathy, a veteran freedom fighter, is angry. He is angry about the rampant corruption at every level of the bureaucracy. He will clean it up at any cost. (185 mins.)
Director: S. Shankar