Category: 50 Tamil Movies to watch before you Die

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50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 36 – Captain Prabhakaran

When you choose such a list, it’s one of the toughest things to make choices. A few weeks back, I had to choose between Aboorva Sagotharargal and Michael Madana Kamarajan,...

/ September 28
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50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 35 – Michael Madana Kamarajan

There are a lot of movies that will not bore you when you watch them more than once. But there are only a few movies that will fascinate you every...

/ June 10
sandhya raagam

50 Best Tamil Movies to watch before you die – 34 – Sandhya Raagam

As I have stated earlier in the article on Veedu, Balu Mahendra considered Veedu and Sandhya Raagam as the two movies (among the ones he made) with minimal flaws. Unlike...

/ May 28
nayagan

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 33 – Nayagan

Past few choices in this list have been popular ones and this one will be the pinnacle of popular choices. Not so surprisingly, there was a discussion on the main...

/ October 23
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50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 32 – Veedu

My first brush with Veedu was really funny. I saw it probably when I was 10 or so on National Television. It was one of the most iconic scenes in...

/ April 5
Samsaram Adhu Minsaram

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 31- Samsaram Adhu Minsaram

One of the criticisms that is levied against Tamil cinema in general is that they don’t reflect the reality of the society. Although Tamil cinema in the 60 and 70s...

/ November 22
mouna raagam

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 30 – Mouna Raagam

There are only few movies that become a cultural icon for generations. When a movie is slated in that list, the people anticipate it to have a path breaking story...

/ November 12
50 Tamil movies to watch before you die

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 29 – Aan Paavam

The 80s was a golden period in Tamil cinema because it allowed to break the cinematic rules laid by yesteryear. Can you imagine a lean hero who just about 5’2...

/ July 19
mundhanai mudichu

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 28 – Mundhanai Mudichu

Not so long ago, it was said that if you want to make a successful Tamil movie, you have to win the hearts of masses from the village. One of...

/ March 1
Thaneer Thanneer

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 27 – Thanneer Thanneer

There will be some movies that will tackle social issues and will be relevant forever. Thaneer Thaneer is one such classic that vociferously spoke about the water issues in the...

/ February 17