The Best Jaishankar Movies

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

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

This list contains films like Pattanathil Bhootham and Nee.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jaishankar movies?" and "What are the greatest Jaishankar roles of all time?"

Jaishankar worked with many famous directors, including big names like Manobala and K. Balachander.

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    Nee is a 1965 mystery film directed by Kanaga Shanmugam and Ramanna.
  • Oomai Vizhigal is a 1986 Tamil language drama film directed by R. Aravindraj. The film features Vijayakanth, Arun Pandian, Karthik, Chandrasekhar and Jaishankar in lead roles. The film was released ...more
  • Pillai Nilla is a 1985 Tamil horror film directed by Manobala. The film stars Jaishankar, Mohan, Nalini and Radhika.
  • Nootrukku Nooru is a 1971 Tamil-language suspense thriller film directed and written by K. Balachander. It stars Jaishankar and Lakshmi in the lead with Nagesh, Vijayalalitha and Srividya in other ...more
  • Vallavan Oruvan is a Tamil film starring JaiShankar release in 1966
  • Mounam Sammadham is a Tamil crime legal thriller released in the year 1990. This movie was directed by K. Madhu and the music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja. This is Mammooty's first Tamil movie.
  • Aayiram Poi is a 1969 Indian Tamil-language film starring Jaishankar, Vanisri, Cho Ramaswamy, Manorama
  • Poove Poochooda Vaa is a 1985 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by Fazil, starring Padmini, S. Ve. Shekher, Nadiya Moidu and Jaishankar. The film is remade from Fazil's own Malayalam film ...more
  • Panchavarna Kili is a 1965 Indian Tamil language comedy film directed by K. Shankar and produced by Saravana Films. It starred R. Muthuraman, Jaishankar, K.R.Vijaya and Nagesh. The film's music was ...more
  • Pattanathil Bhootham is a 1967 Indian Tamil fantasy film, directed by M. V. Raman and shot in Eastman Color. The plot is a straightforward adaptation of 1964 film The Brass Bottle with a romantic ...more
  • Thedi Vanda Lakshmi is a Tamil film from the house of Modern Theatres released in 1973.
  • Cinema Paithiyam is a 1975 Tamil language drama film directed by Muktha Srinivasan. The film features Jayachitra and Kamal Haasan in lead roles. The film, produced by A. L. Srinivasan under his A. L. ...more
  • Gaayathri is a Tamil film is directed by R.Pattabhiraman. It has Rajinikanth and Sridevi in the lead roles. Once again Rajini plays a cruel husband of Sridevi. Jaishankar plays a guest role in this ...more
  • Chandralekha is a Tamil film directed by Nambhiraaj. The daughter of Tamil veteran actor Vijayakumar, Vanitha Vijayakumar played the love interest of Vijay. The film was among 1995 Deepavali releases.
  • Athaiya Mamiya is a Tamil film directed by Gopu, starring Jaishankar and Ushanandini released in 1974.
  • Ezhuthatha Sattangal is a 1984 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by K. Shankar, starring Shivaji Ganesan, Jaishankar and M. N. Nambiar in lead roles. The film was a remake of Hindi film ...more
  • Kuzhandaiyum Deivamum is a 1965 Tamil film directed by the duo Krishnan-Panju, starring Jaishankar, Jamuna and Kutty Padmini. An adaptation of Disney's The Parent Trap, the film tells a story of twin ...more
  • Poova Thalaiya is a 1969 Tamil language drama film directed by K. Balachander. The film features Gemini Ganesan and Jaishankar in lead roles. The film, produced by M. L. A. Rama. Arangakannal, had ...more
  • Billa
    Billa is a 1989 comedy action crime fiction film written by Munna Khan and directed by Raja.
  • Justice Gopinath is a 1978 Indian Tamil film, directed by D. Yoganand. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, Rajinikanth, K. R. Vijaya and Major Sundarrajan in lead roles. The film had musical score by M. ...more
  • Kelviyum Naane Pathilum Naane is a 1982 Indian Tamil film, directed by N. Murugesh, starring Karthik and Aruna Mucherla in lead roles. The film, produced by R. Radha and M. S. Akbar, had musical ...more
  • Thalapathi is a 1991 Indian Tamil drama film written and directed by Mani Ratnam and produced by G. Venkateswaran under the banner of G. V. Films. It stars Rajinikanth, Mammootty and Shobana in the ...more
  • Naanum Oru Thozhilali is a 1986 Tamil-language drama film directed and produced by C. V. Sridhar. The film features Kamal Haasan and Ambika in the lead roles while Jaishankar, V. S. Raghavan and ...more
  • Apoorva Sagodharargal is a 1989 Tamil dramedy film directed by Singeetam Srinivasa Rao. It starred Kamal Hassan in three roles, as a mechanic, a circus clown who is a dwarf and a police officer, ...more
  • Uravadum Nenjam is a 1976 Tamil drama film directed by Devaraj Mohan with Sivakumar and Chandrakala in the lead. It was dubbed and released in Malayalam as Aaru Manikkoor in 1978.