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The Best Movies Directed by Priyadarshan  

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

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

Everything from Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal to Gandeevam is included on this list.

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Mohanlal and Hema Malini have both worked on a Priyadarshan directed movie, as have many other great actors.

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Mohanlal, Jagathy Sreekumar, Revathi
Kilukkam is a 1991 Malayalam-language Indian musical-comedy film directed by Priyadarshan and written by Venu Nagavalli. The story revolves around Nandini, an orphan who comes to Ooty in search ...more
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Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Sunil Shetty
Hera Pheri is a 2000 Indian comedy film directed by Priyadarshan starring Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Sunil Shetty and Tabu. The story is based on the 1989 Malayalam film Ramji Rao Speaking, ...more
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Mohanlal, Shobana, Sreenivasan
Thenmavin Kombath is a 1994 Malayalam musical drama film written and directed by Priyadarshan, produced and edited by N. Gopalakrishnan, and starring Mohanlal, Shobana, Nedumudi Venu, Kaviyoor ...more
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Mohanlal, Sreenivasan, Nedumudi Venu
Chithram is a 1988 Malayalam screwball comedy film written and directed by Priyadarshan. The film was produced by P. K. R. Pillai under the banner Shirdi Sai Creations. The film stars Mohanlal, ...more
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Mohanlal, Jagathy Sreekumar, Mukesh
Thalavattam is a 1986 Malayalam drama film written and directed by Priyadarshan and starring Mohanlal, M. G. Soman and Karthika. The story is very loosely based on the American novel One Flew ...more
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Mohanlal, Amrish Puri, Sreenivasan
Kaalapani is a 1996 Indian epic film directed by Priyadarshan, starring Mohanlal, Prabhu Ganesan, Tabu, Nedumudi Venu, Sreenivasan, Tinnu Anand, Annu Kapoor, Alex Draper, Amrish Puri, and ...more
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Hema Malini, Vidya Balan, Akshay Kumar
Bhool Bhulaiyaa is a 2007 Indian psychological comedy horror film directed by Priyadarshan. It constitutes the official remake of the 1993 Malayalam film, Manichitrathazhu, starring Mohanlal. ...more
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Mohanlal, Jagathy Sreekumar, Sreenivasan
Mithunam is a 1993 Malayalam satirical film directed by Priyadarshan, written by Sreenivasan, and starring Mohanlal and Urvashi in the lead roles. The film was produced by Mohanlal under the ...more
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Vellanakalude Nadu Mohanlal, Shobana, Sreenivasan
Vellanakalude Nadu is a 1988 Malayalam drama film directed by Priyadarshan, and produced by Maniyanpilla Raju. This film was a critical and commercial success. It was remade in Hindi as Khatta ...more
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Mohanlal, Mukesh, Nedumudi Venu
Vandanam is a 1989 Malayalam film directed by Priyadarshan. The film stars Mohanlal, Mukesh, Girija Shettar, Nedumudi Venu, M.G. Soman, Jagadish, Sukumari, Ganesh Kumar, Maniyanpilla Raju, and ...more
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Minnaram is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Priyadarshan
Minnaram Mohanlal, Jagathy Sreekumar, Shobana
Minnaram is a 1994 Malayalam musical film written and directed by Priyadarshan, starring Mohanlal, Shobana, Thilakan, Sankaradi, K. P. Ummer, Jagathy Sreekumar, Geetha Vijayan, Venu Nagavally, ...more
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Kareena Kapoor, nm2147526, Paresh Rawal
Hulchul is a 2004 Hindi filmdirected by Priyadarshan. The story is adapted from the 1991 Malayalam film Godfather. The film has a huge star cast including Akshaye Khanna, Kareena Kapoor, Arshad ...more
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Mukunthetta Sumitra Vilikkunnu is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Priyadarshan
Mukunthetta Sumitra Vilikkunnu Mohanlal, Jagathy Sreekumar, Sreenivasan
Mukunthetta Sumitra Vilikkunnu is a Malayalam film directed by Priyadarshan, starring Mohanlal, Sreenivasan, and Ranjini.It is a remake of the 1983 Hindi film Katha is a film by Sai Paranjpye ...more
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Paresh Rawal, Shakti Kapoor, Rimi Sen
Hungama is a 2003 Bollywood comedy film film co-written and directed by Priyadarshan. It stars Paresh Rawal, Aftab Shivdasani, Akshay Khanna and Rimi Sen. It was an adaptation of Priyadarshan's ...more
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Mohanlal, Jagathy Sreekumar, Mukesh
Boeing Boeing is a 1985 classic comedy Malayalam film written and directed by Priyadarshan. The story follows Shyam who tries dating more than one air hostess with the help of his friend ...more
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Mohanlal, Sreenivasan, Mukesh
Akkare Akkare Akkare is a 1990 Malayalam comedy film directed by Priyadarshan and written by Sreenivasan. This is a sequel to Pattanapravesham which in turn was a sequel to 1987 film ...more
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Mohanlal, Anil Kapoor, Sreenivasan
Chandralekha is a 1997 Malayalam film directed by Priyadarshan and produced by Fazil. This brought back after a couple of years the old successful comedy combo of Mohanlal and Sreenivasan, which ...more
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Mohanlal, Shobana, Sukumari
Aryan is a 1988 Indian Malayalam film action drama film directed by Priyadarshan, starring Mohanlal, Ramya Krishnan, Sharat Saxena, Shobana, Sreenivasan, Gavin Packard, M. G. Soman and Goga ...more
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Akshay Kumar, nm2147526, John Abraham
Garam Masala is a 2005 Bollywood comedy film directed by Priyadarshan, it is a partial remake of Priyadarshan's own Malayalam movie Boeing Boeing. The film stars Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Rimi ...more
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Katrina Kaif, Akshay Kumar, nm2147526
De Dana Dan is a 2009 Indian Hindi comedy film directed by Priyadarshan. The story is a partial adaptation of Priyadarshan's own Malayalam film Vettam. The film's cast includes Akshay Kumar, ...more
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Mohanlal, Cochin Haneefa, Sukumari
Abhimanyu is a Malayalam romantic action-thriller film released in 1991 directed by Priyadarshan featuring Mohanlal, Geetha, and Shankar in the lead roles. The plot revolved around Mumbai ...more
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Kareena Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Shahid Kapoor
Chup Chup Ke is a 2006 Bollywood film directed by Priyadarshan. Originally titled as Khatta Meetha, the story of the film is adapted from the Malayalam film Punjabi House, with a tagline of ...more
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nm2147526, Paresh Rawal, Shakti Kapoor
Malamaal Weekly is a 2006 Bollywood comedy film starring Paresh Rawal and Om Puri and written and directed by Priyadarshan. The storyline has similarities with Waking Ned Devine. The film was ...more
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Akshay Kumar, Lara Dutta, nm2147526
Bhagam Bhag is a 2006 Bollywood comedy mystery film, starring Akshay Kumar and Govinda. It is the first time the two are in a film together. The movie also stars Paresh Rawal, Lara Dutta and ...more
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Mazha Peyyunnu Maddalam Kottunnu Mohanlal, Mammootty, Jagathy Sreekumar
Mazha Peyyunnu Maddalam Kottunnu is a 1986 Malayalam comedy film directed by Priyadarshan. Starring Mohanlal, Mukesh, Lizy, Sreenivasan, Jagathi Sreekumar, Maniyanpilla Raju, and Kuthiravattam ...more