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The Best Manorama Movies

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

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

Everything from Gentleman to Namma Veettu Kalyaanam is included on this list.

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  • 1

    Chinna Gounder

    Vadivelu, Manorama
    19
    2

    Released1991

    Directed byR.V. Udhaya Kumar

    Chinna Gounder is a 1992 Tamil film directed by R.V. Udayakumar....  more
  • 2

    Chinna Thambi

    Prabhu, Manorama
    18
    5

    Released1991

    Directed byP. Vasu

    Chinna Thambi is a 1991 Indian Tamil language film starring Prabhu and Kushboo. The movie stars Prabhu as the titular role of Chinna Thambi, an uneducated village simpleton and Kushboo as Nandini, a...  more
  • 3

    Billa

    Rajinikanth, Reena Roy
    14
    2

    Released1980

    Directed byR. Krishnamurthy

    Billa is a 1980 Indian Tamil action-thriller film produced by Suresh Balaje and directed by R. Krishnamurthy. The film stars Rajinikanth, K. Balaji, Thengai Srinivasan, Manorama, Sripriya, Reena Roy...  more
  • 4

    Thiruvilaiyadal

    Nagesh, Manorama
    14
    2

    Released1965

    Directed byA. P. Nagarajan

    Thiruvilaiyadal is a 1965 Indian Tamil devotional mythological film written, directed, produced and distributed by A. P. Nagarajan. The film features Sivaji Ganesan and Savitri in the lead roles with...  more
  • 5

    Arunachalam

    Rajinikanth, Rambha
    10
    0

    Released1997

    Directed bySundar C.

    Arunachalam is a 1997 Tamil drama film directed by Sundar C and written by Crazy Mohan. The film features Rajinikanth, Soundarya and Rambha in the lead roles, with Jaishankar and Ravichandran in...  more
  • 6

    Paar Magale Paar

    Manorama, Sivaji Ganesan
    10
    0

    Released1963

    Directed byA. Bhimsingh

    Paar Magale Paar is a 1963 Tamil directed by A. Bhimsingh. The film features Sivaji Ganesan, M. R. Radha, Sowcar Janaki and C. R. Vijayakumari in lead roles. The film, produced by V. C. Subburaman,...  more
  • 7

    Rojavanam

    Karthik, Manorama
    12
    2

    Released1999

    Directed bySelva

    Rojavanam is a 1999 Tamil romance film directed by Selva. The film stars Karthik, Laila and Malavika in the lead roles. The film's score and soundtrack were composed by Bharadwaj. The film was...  more
  • 8

    Jallikattu Kaalai

    Prabhu, Manorama
    8
    2

    Released1994

    Directed byManivannan

    Jallikattu Kaalai is a 1994 Indian Tamil film, directed by Manivasagam, starring Prabhu and Kanaka in lead roles. The film, produced by K. Balu, had musical score by Deva, and was among 1994...  more
  • 9

    Apoorva Sagodharargal

    Kamal Haasan, Nassar
    8
    2

    Released1989

    Directed bySingeetam Srinivasa Rao

    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
  • 10

    Aalvar

    Ajith Kumar, Asin
    8
    4

    Released2007

    Directed byChella

    Aalwar is a 2007 Tamil film directed by Chella and produced by Mohan Natarajan. The film featured Ajith Kumar and Asin in the lead roles with Lal and Aditya Srivastava appearing in other pivotal...  more
  • 11

    Diwan

    Vadivelu, Manorama
    2
    0

    Released2003

    Directed bySurya Prakash

    Diwan is a Tamil film from South India, released in 2003. The film stars Sarathkumar, Kiran, Vadivelu. It was directed by Suryaprakash, who previously directed Maayi with Sarathkumar. S. A. Rajkumar...  more
  • 12

    Kadhal Virus

    Vivek, Manorama
    2
    0

    Released2002

    Directed byKathir

    Kadhal Virus is 2002 Tamil romantic film directed and produced by Kathir. The film featured Richard and Sridevi Vijayakumar making their acting debuts in the lead role with Abbas in a supporting...  more
  • 13

    Whistle

    Vivek, Manorama
    2
    0

    Released2003

    Directed byJ. D.- Jerry

    Whistle is a 2003 Tamil slasher film Tamil film which is a remake of the English horror film Urban Legend. Although the film was an average grosser, its music became very successful. The film was the...  more
  • 14

    Vijayendra Varma

    Shriya Saran, Brahmanandam
    2
    0

    Released2004

    Directed bySwarna Subba Rao

    Vijayendra Varma is a 2004 Telugu, Patriotic film produced by Konda Krishnam Raju on Aditya Productions banner, directed by Swarna Subba Rao. Starring Nandamuri Balakrishna, Laya, Sangeeta, Ankita in...  more
  • 15

    Dus Lakh

    Pran, Helen
    2
    0

    Released1966

    Directed byDevendra Goel

    Dus Lakh is a Hindi comedy film released in 1966. It was produced and directed by Devendra Goel. Music was composed by Ravi. The starcast included Om Prakash, Sanjay Khan, Babita, Manorama, Helen,...  more
  • 16

    Dharma Seelan

    Geetha, Prabhu
    2
    0

    Released1993

    Directed bySeiyaru V. Ravi

    Dharma Seelan is a 1993 Tamil language film directed by Cheyyaaru Ravi. The film features Prabhu and Kushboo in lead roles whilst Napoleon, Geetha and Salim Ghouse play supporting roles. The film was...  more
  • 17

    Anthamaan Kathali

    Manorama, Sivaji Ganesan
    2
    0

    Released1977

    Directed byMuktha Srinivasan

  • 18

    Neranja Manasu

    Nassar, Venkat Prabhu
    2
    0

    Released2004

    Directed bySamuthirakani

    Neranja Manasu is a 2004 Tamil film written and directed by Samuthirakani. It stars Vijayakanth, Susan, Sampath Raj, Manorama, Vinu Chakravarthy in lead. The film score is composed by Karthik Raja,...  more
  • 19

    Kasethan Kadavulada

    Manorama, Lakshmi
    2
    0

    Released1972

    Directed byChitralaya Gopu

    Kasethan Kadavulada English: Money is God) is a Tamil language comedy film starring Muthuraman, Thengai Srinivasan, Srikanth and Lakshmi in the lead roles and Manorama and Venniradai Moorthy in...  more
  • 20

    Adutha Varisu

    Rajinikanth, Sridevi
    2
    0

    Released1983

    Directed byS. P. Muthuraman

    Adutha Varisu is an Indian Tamil language film directed by SP. Muthuraman, starring Rajinikanth, Sridevi and Silk Smitha released in 1983. It was a remake of Hindi film Raja Jani. It was also dubbed...  more
  • 21

    Annamalai

    Rajinikanth, Meena
    6
    0

    Released1992

    Directed bySuresh Krissna

    Annamalai is a 1992 Tamil film directed by Suresh Krishna, starring Rajinikanth, Kushboo and Sarath Babu in the lead roles. It is a remake of Krishnam Raju's movie Prana Snehitulu, which was a remake...  more
  • 22

    Begaana

    Dharmendra, Agha
    2
    0

    Released1963

    Directed bySadashiv J. Row Kavi

    Begaana is a 1963 Hindi is a romantic drama film. It was produced by Sadshiv Chitra and directed by Sadashiv Rao Kavi. The story was written by Mushtaq Jalili. The film stars Dharmendra, Supriya...  more
  • 23

    Enakkul Oruvan

    Kamal Haasan, Shobana
    2
    0

    Released1984

    Directed byS. P. Muthuraman

    Enakkul Oruvan is a 1984 Tamil film directed by SP. Muthuraman, starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role. A remake of Subhash Ghai's Hindi film, Karz, starring Rishi Kapoor, and Tina Munim....  more
  • 24

    Gemeni

    Vikram, Brahmanandam
    2
    0

    Released2002

    Directed bySaran

    Gemeni is a 2002 Telugu language film directed by Saran and produced by M. Saravanan on AVM Productions. Starring Venkatesh and Namitha in the lead roles and music composed by RP Patnaik. The film is...  more
  • 25

    Gentleman

    Manorama, Gautami Tadimalla
    2
    0

    Released1993

    Directed byS. Shankar

    Gentleman is a 1993 Tamil Action-thriller film directed by S. Shankar marking his debut and produced by K. T. Kunjumon. It stars Arjun and Madhoo in the lead roles. The film's music is composed by A....  more