The Best Movies Directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan

List of all movies directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan are listed here and include movie posters and Adoor Gopalakrishnan movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Adoor Gopalakrishnan movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Adoor Gopalakrishnan film is can be factored into this list.

From Adoor Gopalakrishnan's studio films to Adoor Gopalakrishnan's independent films, this Adoor Gopalakrishnan filmography keeps tabs on all Adoor Gopalakrishnan movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List includes Mathilukal, Shadow Kill and more.

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Adoor Gopalakrishnan has had the pleasure of working with tremendous talent, including Mammootty and Jagathi Sreekumar.

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  • Rat-Trap
    Sharada, Balan K. Nair, Jalaja
    17 votes
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: Adoor Gopalakrishnan
    Elippathayam is a Malayalam film, written and directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan. It is critically considered by many to be one of the most outstanding pieces in Adoor Gopalakrishnan's ...more
  • Vidheyan
    Mammootty, Tanvi Azmi, Babu Namboothiri
    13 votes
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Adoor Gopalakrishnan
    Vidheyan is a 1993 Indian Malayalam film directed and written by Adoor Gopalakrishnan. It is a cinematic adaptation of the novella Bhaskara Pattelarum Ente Jeevithavum by Malayalam writer Zacharia. ...more
  • Swayamvaram
    Sharada, Madhu, K. P. A. C. Lalitha
    5 votes
    • Released: 1972
    • Directed by: Adoor Gopalakrishnan
    Swayamvaram is a 1972 Malayalam drama film co-written and directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan, starring Madhu and Sharada in the lead roles. Notable smaller roles were played by Thikkurisi Sukumaran ...more
  • Mathilukal
    Mammootty, Thilakan, Murali
    14 votes
    • Released: 1989
    • Directed by: Adoor Gopalakrishnan
    Mathilukal is a 1989 Indian feature film written, directed and produced by Adoor Gopalakrishnan based on the autobiographical novel of the same name by Vaikom Muhammad Basheer. The film focusses on ...more
  • Anantaram
    Mammootty, Shobana, Kaviyoor Ponnamma
    10 votes
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: Adoor Gopalakrishnan
    Anantaram is a 1987 Malayalam feature film production written and directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan. Mammootty, Ashokan and Shobhana star in the lead. The film is structured like a monologue. It ...more
  • Kodiyettam
    K. P. A. C. Lalitha, Bharath Gopi, Kaviyoor Ponnamma
    7 votes
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Adoor Gopalakrishnan
    Kodiyettam is a 1978 Indian feature film production written and directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan. It is in Malayalam. The film notably does not feature any kind of film score.