The Best Ambika Movies

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List of the best Ambika movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Ambika's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Ambika movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Ambika movies will be at the top of the list. Ambika has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Ambika movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Ambika films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Ambika role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Ambika performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This list has everything from Poovellam Kettuppar to Kaadhal Kavithai.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ambika movies?" and "What are the greatest Ambika roles of all time?"
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  • Kaadhal Parisu
    1
    Kamal Haasan, Radha, Ambika
    10 votes
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: A. Jagannathan
    Kathal Parisu is a 1987 Tamil language film starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role of the protagonist. The film's score and soundtrack are composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The film did below average business ...more
  • Idaya Kovil
    2
    Goundamani, Radha, Ambika
    10 votes
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Mani Ratnam
    Idaya Kovil is a 1985 Indian Tamil language film directed by Mani Ratnam starring Mohan, Radha, Ambika and Goundamani. The film's score and soundtrack are composed by Ilaiyaraaja. This is Mani ...more
  • Sakalakala Vallavan
    3
    Kamal Haasan, Silk Smitha, Ambika
    9 votes
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: S. P. Muthuraman
    Sakalakala Vallavan is a 1982 Indian Tamil-language masala film directed by SP. Muthuraman, starring Kamal Haasan and Ambika. The film was a blockbuster and completed 176-day run at the box office.
  • Antha Ezhu Naatkal
    4

    Antha Ezhu Naatkal

    K. Bhagyaraj, Goundamani, Ambika
    9 votes
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: K. Bhagyaraj
    Antha 7 Naatkal is a 1981 Tamil language film. Directed by and starred in by K. Bhagyaraj, the movie follows the life and ambitions of the hero, Palakkad Madhavan played by K. Bhagyaraj and his ...more
  • Vazhvey Maayam
    5
    Kamal Haasan, Sridevi, Sukumari
    6 votes
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: R. Krishnamurthy
    Vazhvey Maayam [English - Life is an illusion] is a 1982 Tamil drama film starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role of the protagonist. It is a remake of Telugu film Premabhishekam. With a critically ...more

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  • Kaakki Sattai
    6
    Kamal Haasan, Madhavi, Sathyaraj
    8 votes
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Rajasekhar
    Kaakki Sattai is a 1985 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by Rajasekhar, starring Kamal Haasan, Ambika, Madhavi, Sathyaraj, Rajeev and Thengai Srinivasan. The film was panned by critics and ...more