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List of all movies directed by K. Balachander ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by K. Balachander are listed here and include movie posters and K. Balachander movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by K. Balachander as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest K. Balachander 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 K. Balachander film is can be factored into this list.

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

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All K. Balachander director credits are included. This list of every movie that K. Balachander has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the K. Balachander movie is and which actors starred in the K. Balachander film.

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K. Balachander has been fortunate enough to work with talented actors, including Kamal Haasan and Hema Malini.

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Rare Melodies Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Srividya Apoorva Raagangal is a 1975 Indian Tamil social drama film directed by K. Balachander. The film features Kamal Haasan, Srividya in lead roles while Rajinikanth, Jayasudha, Nagesh, Major ...more

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Varumayin Niram Sivappu Kamal Haasan, Sridevi, S. Ve. Shekher Varumaiyin Niram Sivappu is a 1980 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by K. Balachander, starring Kamal Haasan and Sridevi in the lead roles. The film was remade in Telugu as Aakali ...more

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Aval Oru Thodar Kathai Kamal Haasan, Rajesh Khanna, Lalita Pawar Aval Oru Thodharkadai is a 1974 Tamil film directed by K. Balachander. The story revolves around a working middle class woman, who sacrifices her life and desires to support her large family. ...more

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Avargal Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Sujatha Rangarajan Avargal is a 1977 Tamil film made by K. Balachander starring Sujatha, Kamal Hassan and Rajinikanth. The film had a reputation of being one of most sensitive movies on women’s lib. A triangular ...more

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Sindhu Bhairavi Sindhu Bhairavi is a raga in Hindustani and Carnatic classical music, belonging to the Asavari thaat.

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Unnal Mudiyum Thambi Kamal Haasan, Nassar, Manorama Unnal Mudiyum Thambi is a Tamil language film starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role. The movie, a re-make of the Telugu film Rudraveena, was released on 4 March 1988.

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Ethir Neechal Nagesh, Manorama, Lakshmi Ethir Neechal is a 1968 Tamil language drama film directed by K. Balachander starring Nagesh, Jayanthi, Sowcar Janaki, R. Muthuraman and Sreekanth. The film was remade in Hindi as Lakhon Mein Ek ...more

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Bama Vijayam Nagesh, T. S. Balaiah, Kanchana Bama Vijayam is a 1967 Tamil film directed by K. Balachander. It is a family story narrated as a full-length comedy. The film features an ensemble cast including Rajasree, T. S. Balaiah, Nagesh, ...more

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Velli Vizha Gemini Ganesan, Vanisri, Thengai Srinivasan Velli Vizha is a 1972 Indian Tamil film, directed by K. Balachander and produced by B. Duraisami. The film stars Gemini Ganesan, Jayanthi, Vanisri and S. Varalakshmi in lead roles. The film had ...more

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Punnagai Mannan Kamal Haasan, Revathi, Rekha Mallick Punnagai Mannan is a 1986 Tamil film directed by K. Balachander. Starring Kamal Haasan and Revathi in the lead roles, the film is Haasan's 25th film with Balachander. Coincidentally, it is music ...more

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Thillu Mullu Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Madhavi Thillu Mullu is a 1981 Tamil comedy film directed by K. Balachander. The film features Rajinikanth, Madhavi in lead roles while 'Thengai' Srinivasan, Nagesh, and Sowkar Janaki play supporting ...more

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Nizhal Nijamagiradhu Kamal Haasan, Shobha, Sarath Babu Nizhal Nijamagiradhu is a 1978 Tamil Indian feature film directed by K. Balachander, starring Kamal Haasan, Sarath Babu, Sumithra and Sobha in lead roles. It was a remake of Malayalam film ...more

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Maro Charitra Kamal Haasan, Madhavi, Saritha Maro Charitra is a 1978 Telugu-language Indian romantic tragedy film written and directed by K. Balachander. It stars Kamal Haasan and Saritha in the lead with Madhavi and Sarath Babu appearing ...more

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Nootrukku Noor Kamal Haasan, Srividya, Nagesh 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 ...more

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Arangetram Kamal Haasan, Jayasudha, Jayachitra Arangetram is a 1973 Tamil-language family drama film directed by K. Balachander, starring Prameela, Sivakumar, S. V. Subbaiah, Kamal Haasan and M. N. Rajam in prominent roles. The film marked ...more

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Thanneer Thanneer Saritha, Charle, Radha Ravi Thaneer Thaneer is a 1981 Indian Tamil language drama film directed by K. Balachander starring Saritha, Shunmugham, V. K. Veeraswami and Radha Ravi. The film, based on the play in 1980 by the ...more

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Moondru Mudichu Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Sridevi Moondru Mudichu is a 1976 Tamil film that was directed by K. Balachander. The movie stars Kamal Hassan, Rajinikanth and Sridevi in major roles. The movie revolves around three people, a college ...more

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Ek Duuje Ke Liye Kamal Haasan, nm2147526, Satyendra Kapoor Ek Duuje Ke Liye is a 1981 Hindi movie directed by K. Balachander, starring Kamal Haasan and Rati Agnihotri. It was a remake of the director's own Telugu movie Maro Charitra, which had Kamal ...more

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Pudhu Pudhu Arthangal Ilayaraja, Vivek, Geetha Puthu Puthu Arthangal is a 1989 Indian Tamil language Drama film directed by K. Balachander starring Rahman, Sithara, Geetha, Janagaraj, Jayachitra, Poornam Vishwanathan, Sowcar Janaki, Vivek ...more

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Ninaithale Inikkum Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Jaya Prada Ninaithale Inikkum is a 1979 Indian Tamil language comedy drama film directed by K. Balachander starring Kamal Hassan, Rajinikanth, Jayaprada, Geetha and Nakul. The story was written by Sujatha ...more

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Neerkumizhi Neerkumizhi is a 1965 Tamil film directed by debutant K. Balachander. It portrayed the stories of patients and staff in a hospital setting. It was based on a play by the director

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Azhagan Mammootty, Geetha, Bhanupriya Azhagan is a 1991 Indian Tamil language film directed by K. Balachander, produced by Kovai Chezhiyan, starring Mammootty, Bhanupriya, Geetha, Babloo Prithviraj and Madhoo. It marked the debut of ...more

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Thappu Thalangal Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Saritha Thappu Thalangal is a 1978 Tamil feature film directed by K. Balachander and produced by R. Venkataraman starring Rajinikanth, Saritha and Premila Joshi in the lead roles. Kamal Haasan made a ...more

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Major Chandrakanth Amrish Puri, Brahmanandam, Sharada Major Chandrakanth is a 1993 Telugu patriotic-drama film directed by K. Raghavendra Rao. N. T. Rama Rao and Mohan Babu played the lead roles, while Sharada, Ramya Krishna, Nagma, Amrish Puri, ...more

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Iru Kodugal Nagesh, Lakshmi, Gemini Ganesan Iru Kodugal is a 1969 Tamil drama film directed by the veteran director K. Balachander. The film stars Gemini Ganesan, Sowcar Janaki, Jayanthi, Nagesh, V. S. Raghavan, S. N. Lakshmi and others. ...more

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Achamillai Achamillai Saritha, Delhi Ganesh, Charle Achamillai Achamillai is a 1984 Indian Tamil language political satire film directed by K. Balachander. It stars Rajesh and Saritha in the lead with Pavithra, Delhi Ganesh and Charle in other ...more

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Manathil Uruthi Vendum Vivek, Suhasini Maniratnam, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam Manathil Uruthi Vendum is a 1987 Indian Tamil language Drama film directed by K. Balachander starring Suhasini, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Ramesh Aravind, Sridhar, Vivek, Lalithakumari and Yamuna. ...more

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Poova Thalaiya Nagesh, Gemini Ganesan, Jaishankar 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, ...more

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Duet Kamal Haasan, Prakash Raj, Prabhu Duet is a 1994 Tamil musical film directed by K. Balachander, starring Prabhu, Meenakshi Seshadri, Ramesh Aravind and Prakashraj. The film's score and soundtrack is composed by A. R. Rahman. ...more

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Kalki Prakash Raj, Geetha, Rahman Kalki is a 1996 Indian Tamil drama film directed by K. Balachander, starring Rahman, Prakash Raj, Geetha and Shruti. The music composition is by Deva. The film was co-produced by Gramco Films. ...more

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Vaaname Ellai Prithviraj Sukumaran, Bhanupriya, Ramya Krishnan Vaaname Ellai is a 1992 Indian Tamil language Drama film directed by K. Balachander starring Anand Babu, Ramya Krishnan, Madhoo, Vishali Kannadasan, Rajesh and Babloo Prithviraj. The story ...more

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Manmatha Leelai Kamal Haasan, Jaya Prada, Y. G. Mahendra Manmatha Leelai is a 1976 Tamil-language film starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role, Madhu. The film directed by Kailasam Balachander also has Halam as Madhu's wife. A number of actresses ...more

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Oru Veedu Iru Vasal Livingston Oru Veedu Iru Vasal is a 1990 Indian Tamil language Drama film directed by K. Balachander starring Yamini, Kumaresh and Ganesh. Contrived and manipulating, yet tugging at your heart. This is ...more

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Nool Veli Saritha, Sujatha, Sarath Babu Nool Veli is a 1979 Tamil film starring Sarath Babu and Sujatha. The film was a bi-lingual shot simultaneously in Telugu as Guppedu Manasu. Kamal Haasan plays a guest role in this film.

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Naanal Major Sundarrajan Naanal is a 1965 film directed by K. Balachander.

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Naan Avanillai Kamal Haasan, nm0419653, Lakshmi Naan Avanillai is a 1974 Tamil language film starring Gemini Ganesan in the lead role of the protagonist. It was directed by K.Balachander. It is a remake of 1962 Marathi language play To Mee ...more

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Sollathan Ninaikiren Kamal Haasan, Srividya, Jayasudha Sollathaan Ninaikkiren is a 1973 Tamil language film scripted and directed by K. Balachander starring Sivakumar, Jayachitra, Srividya Subha and Jayasudha in the lead roles. The film has Kamal ...more

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Agni Sakshi Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Saritha Agni Sakshi is a Tamil language film directed by K. Balachander, starring Sivakumar and Saritha in the lead roles. Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan play a short cameo as themselves. Saritha was ...more

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Poikkal Kuthirai Kamal Haasan, Ramakrishna, Charle Poikkal Kudhirai is a 1983 Tamil-language Indian comedy feature film directed by K. Balachander and produced by Kalaivani. Starring Viji and Raveendran, the film had Ramakrishna and lyricist ...more

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Cha Cha Charlee Kamal Haasan, Revathi, Srividya Cha Cha Charlee is a 1996 comedy film directed by K. Balachander.

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Punnagai Nagesh, Gemini Ganesan, Vanisri Punnagai is a 1971 drama film directed by K. Balachander.

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Aaina Kamal Haasan, Rajesh Khanna, Lalita Pawar Aaina is a 1977 Indian Bollywood film starring Mumtaz in the lead roles and A. K. Hangal, Nirupa Roy, Lalita Pawar, Jayasudha and Madan Puri in support roles. The music is given by Naushad.This ...more

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Paarthale Paravasam Kamal Haasan, Sneha, Cochin Haneefa Paarthale Paravasam is a 2001 Tamil drama film directed by K. Balachander, who with the project completed one hundred feature films. The film produced by Balachander's home banner Kavithalayaa ...more

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Rudraveena Shobana, Brahmanandam, Chiranjeevi Rudraveena is a 1988 Telugu film starring Chiranjeevi and Shobana. Produced by Anjana Productions, the film was directed by K. Balachander with musical and background score by Ilaiyaraaja. The ...more

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Ek Nai Paheli Kamal Haasan, Hema Malini, Johnny Lever Ek Nai Paheli is a 1984 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by K. Balachander, starring Kamal Haasan, Raaj Kumar, Hema Malini, Padmini Kohlapure and Suresh Oberoi

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Abaddham Prakash Raj, Uday Kiran, Vimala Raman Abaddham is a 2006 drama film directed by K. Balachander.

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Kanna Nalama Kamal Haasan Kanna Nalama is a Tamil language film starring Kamal Haasan as child actor.

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47 Rojulu Chiranjeevi, Jaya Prada, Saritha 47 Rojulu is a 1981 Indian Telugu language drama film directed by K. Balachander starring Chiranjeevi, Jaya Prada, Sarath Babu and Ramaprabha. It was simultaneously made in Tamil as 47 Natkal ...more

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Kokilamma Saritha, Swapna Kokilamma is a 1983 Telugu film directed by K. Balachander. The title role of Kokilamma is played with humility by Saritha. It is a musical hit film with some excellent songs penned Acharya ...more