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The Best Dhanush Movies

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List of the best Dhanush movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Dhanush'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 Dhanush movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Dhanush movies will be at the top of the list. Dhanush has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Dhanush movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Dhanush films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

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  • Aadukalam
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    Aadukalam is a 2011 Indian Tamil drama film written and directed by Vetrimaran. The film stars Dhanush, Taapsee Pannu, V. I. S. Jayapalan and Kishore. The film was released on 14 January 2011 to ...more
  • Polladhavan is a Tamil film written and directed by Vetrimaran. It stars Dhanush and Divya Spandana and was released on 8 November 2007. The musical score was by G. V. Prakash Kumar, while Yogi B and ...more
  • Yaaradi Nee Mohini is a 2008 blockbuster Tamill drama film directed by Mithran Jawahar. The film, remake of the 2007 Telugu hit film Aadavari Matalaku Arthale Verule, directed by Selvaraghavan that ...more
  • Thiruda Thirudi is a 2003 Tamil film directed by debutant Subramaniam Siva. The film stars Dhanush and Chaya Singh. This film was a low-budget production and the soundtrack was composed by Dhina. ...more
  • Thiruvilaiyaadal Aarambam is a 2006 Tamil comedy film directed by Boopathy Pandian and produced by Dr. Vimala Geetha. Dhanush and Shriya Saran play the lead roles, while Prakash Raj, Karunas and ...more
  • Pudhupettai is a 2006 Indian Tamil gangster film written and directed by Selvaraghavan, starring his brother Dhanush in the lead, whilst Sneha and Sonia Agarwal enact the lead female character roles. ...more
  • Kaadhal Kondein is a 2003 Indian Tamil psychological thriller film written and directed by Selvaraghavan, starring his brother Dhanush and newcomer Sonia Agarwal in lead roles, whilst newcomers ...more
  • Raanjhanaa is a 2013 Indian romantic drama film, directed by Anand L. Rai and written by Himanshu Sharma. The film is produced by Krishika Lulla under the banner Eros International. It stars Dhanush, ...more
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    Maariyan

  • 3
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    3 is a 2012 Indian Tamil romantic psychological thriller film written and directed by Aishwarya R. Dhanush who made her directorial debut with the film. It stars Dhanush, who himself co-produced the ...more
  • Mayakkam Enna is a 2011 Tamil romantic drama film written directed by Selvaraghavan. It stars his brother Dhanush, along with newcomer Richa Gangopadhyay, and features music scored by G. V. Prakash ...more
  • Padikathavan is a 2009 Indian Tamil-language action-comedy film written and directed by Suraaj. It stars Dhanush, Tamannaah Bhatia, Vivek, Sayaji Shinde, Pratap Pothan, Suman and Atul Kulkarni in the ...more
  • Kutty
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    Kutti is 2010 Indian Tamil-language romantic comedy action film directed by Mithran Jawahar, who with the project, recombines with the lead actor following the success of their previous venture. The ...more
  • Uthama Puthiran is a 2010 Indian Tamil-language romantic comedy film directed by Mithran Jawahar. A remake of the 2008 Telugu film Ready, it stars Dhanush and Genelia D'Souza, reprising her role from ...more
  • Thulluvadho Ilamai is a 2002 Indian Tamil film, co written and directed by Kasthuri Raja, written by his son Selvaraghavan and introducing his second son Dhanush as an actor, who enacted the lead ...more
  • Devathayai Kanden is a 2005 Indian Tamil film starring Dhanush and Sridevi Vijaykumar. The film borrows its name from a hit song from another Dhanush-starrer Kadhal Kondein. The movie went on to ...more
  • Venghai
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    Venghai is a 2011 Tamil action-masala film directed by Hari, starring Dhanush and Tamannaah. The story is based in Sivagangai district. The film started shooting in November 2010 at Trichy, and was ...more
  • Mappillai
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    Mappillai is a 2011 Tamil action masala film directed by Suraj, starring Dhanush as the son-in-law and Manisha Koirala as the mother-in-law with Hansika Motwani, in her Tamil debut, playing her ...more
  • Pudhukottaiyilirundhu Saravanan is a 2004 Tamil action romance film written and directed by S. S. Stanley. The film featured Dhanush and newcomer Aparna Pillai in lead roles, while Karunas played a ...more
  • Sullan
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    Sullan is an Indian Tamil film released in 2004 with a soundtrack written by Vidyasagar. This film was later dubbed into Hindi as 'Tezaab-The terror'.The movie has flushed up with mass entertaining ...more
  • 21

    Nayandhi

  • Seedan
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    Seedan is a 2011 Indian Tamil-language drama film directed by Subramaniam Siva. The film stars newcomer Unni Mukundan and Ananya of Naadodigal fame in the lead and features Dhanush in an extended ...more
  • Adhu Oru Kana Kaalam is a 2005 Tamil drama film written and directed by Balu Mahendra. The film featured Dhanush and Priyamani in lead roles, while Karunas and Delhi Ganesh played supporting roles. ...more
  • Parattai Engira Azhagu Sundaram is a 2007 Tamil-language drama film directed by Suresh Krishna. It stars Dhanush in the lead role along with Meera Jasmine and Archana. The film is a remake of the ...more
  • Dreams
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    Dreams is a 2004 Tamil romantic film directed by Kasthuri Raja and produced by Saraswathi Srikanth. The film featured Raja's son Dhanush in the lead role with Diya and Parul Yadav playing other ...more