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

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

The list you're viewing contains films like Uzaikkum Karangal and Kadhal Kondein.

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

Nagesh worked with many famous directors, including big names like M. G. Ramachandran and K. Balachander.

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Avvai Shanmughi Kamal Haasan, Nassar, Meena Avvai Shanmugi is a 1996 Tamil comedy film, directed by K. S. Ravikumar and written by Crazy Mohan, which is an Indian adaptation of the American comedy film, Mrs. Doubtfire. The film features ...more

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Thiruvilaiyadal Nagesh, Manorama, Savitri 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 ...more

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There's No Time for Love V. Ravichandran, Nagesh, T. S. Balaiah Kadhalikka Neramillai is a 1964 Indian Tamil-language romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by C. V. Sridhar. The film was conceived, scripted and co-written by Chitralaya Gopu, a ...more

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Michael Madana Kama Rajan Kamal Haasan, Nassar, Urvashi Michael Madhana Kama Rajan is a 1990 Tamil comedy film directed by Singeetam Srinivasa Rao and written by Kamal Haasan, with Crazy Mohan penning the dialogues. The film also feature large ...more

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Vasool Raja MBBS Kamal Haasan, Jayasurya, Prakash Raj Vasool Raja MBBS is a 2004 Tamil comedy film starring Kamal Haasan and directed by Saran. This film is a remake of Hindi film Munnabhai MBBS. It was the first Kamal film to beat the record set ...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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Apoorva Sagodharargal Kamal Haasan, Nassar, Srividya 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

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Galatta Kalyanam Jayalalithaa, Nagesh, Manorama Galatta Kalyanam is a 1968 Indian Tamil-language film starring Sivaji Ganesan, Jayalalitha, K. A. Thangavelu, Cho Ramaswamy, A. V. M. Rajan, Nagesh, V. Gopalakrishnan, VS Raghavan, Senthamarai, ...more

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Panchathantiram Kamal Haasan, Jayaram, Urvashi Panchathantiram is a 2002 Tamil comedy film directed by K. S. Ravikumar and written by Crazy Mohan. The film features Kamal Haasan, Simran and Ramya Krishnan in the lead roles, with a large ...more

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Dasavathaaram Kamal Haasan, Mallika Sherawat, Asin Dasavathaaram is a 2008 Indian Tamil science fiction disaster film, directed by K. S. Ravikumar. It stars Kamal Haasan, who wrote the screenplay and story of the film, in ten distinct roles. ...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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Rhythm Meena, Jyothika, Nagesh Rhythm is a 2000 Tamil film written and directed by Vasanth and produced by V. Natarajan. The film stars Arjun and Meena in lead roles with Lakshmi, Nagesh and Manivannan in supporting ones. ...more

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Kaathala Kaathala Kamal Haasan, Cochin Haneefa, Srividya Kaathala Kaathala is a 1998 Indian Tamil comedy film directed by Singeetham Srinivasa Rao and produced by P. L. Thenappan. The film stars Kamal Haasan, Prabhu Deva, Soundarya and Rambha in the ...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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Thalapathi Rajinikanth, Mammootty, Amrish Puri Thalapathi is a 1991 Indian Tamil crime 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 ...more

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Minnale R. Madhavan, Vivek, Nagesh Minnale is a 2001 romantic Tamil film written and directed by Gautham Menon. The film featured Madhavan, Abbas and Reemma Sen, with Vivek and Nagesh also appearing in pivotal roles. The film's ...more

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Saravana Silambarasan, Prakash Raj, Vivek Saravana is a 2006 Tamil action drama film directed by K. S. Ravikumar. It is a love story set in the backdrop of a village war starring Silambarasan, Jyothika, Prakash Raj, Vivek, Radha Ravi, ...more

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Server Sundaram Nagesh, K. R. Vijaya , R. Muthuraaman Server Sundaram is a 1964 Indian Tamil language comedy film produced by A. V. Meiyappan and directed by Krishnan-Panju. The film stars Nagesh in the titular character as a waiter, along with R. ...more

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Imsai Arasan 23rd Pulikecei Nassar, Vadivelu, Nagesh Imsai Arasan 23rd Pulikecei is a 2006 Indian Tamil historical comedy film written and directed by Chimbu Deven. The film stars Vadivelu in his debut as a lead actor. Monica and Tejashree play ...more

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Bala Meera Jasmine, Thilakan, Nagesh Bala is a 2002 Indian Tamil film starring Shaam and Meera Jasmine in lead roles and Raghuvaran, Thilakan, Nagesh, Rajan P. Dev, Karunas and Sumithra in supporting roles. Music by Yuvan Shankar ...more

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Poove Unakkaga Vijay, Sukumari, Nagesh Poove Unakkaga is a 1996 Tamil romantic film starring Vijay and Sangita in the lead roles. It was the first blockbuster in Vijay's career and a major breakthrough. The film was remade in Telugu ...more

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Saraswati Sabatham Nagesh, Manorama, Gemini Ganesan Saraswati Sabatham is a 1966 Indian Tamil mythological film written and directed by A. P. Nagarajan. It stars Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan, Savitri, Devika, Padmini, K. R. Vijaya, Manorama and ...more

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Pori Nagesh, Karunas, Jiiva Pori is a 2007 Tamil film directed by Subramaniam Siva. Subramaniam Siva, who rendered his debut Thiruda Thirudi, a 2004 runaway blockbuster. This film has Jiiva in the lead and Pooja as his ...more

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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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Kaadhal Kondein Dhanush, Nagesh, Srikanth Kaadhal Kondein is a 2003 Indian Tamil psychological thriller film written and directed by Selvaraghavan, starring his brother Dhanush and newcomer Sonia Agarwal in lead roles, whilst newcomers ...more

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Maaveeran Rajinikanth, Nagesh, Vijayakumar Maaveeran was the first and only Tamil film to be released with wide high-resolution 70 mm and directed by Rajasekhar. It was a remake of the 1985 superhit Hindi film Mard. Ambika appeared in a ...more

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Thyagam Nagesh, Manorama, Lakshmi Thyagam is a Tamil film released in 1978 with Sivaji Ganesan in the lead role of a protagonist The film was a remake of Hindi film Amanush and Malayalam film Itha Oru Manushyan.

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Poovellam Un Vasam Ajith Kumar, Sukumari, Vivek Poovellam Un Vaasam is a 2001 Tamil film directed by Ezhil and produced by Venu Ravichandran, starring Ajith Kumar and Jyothika in leading roles. Nagesh, Sivakumar, Sayaji Shinde, Vivek also ...more

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Pattanathil Bhootham Nagesh, Jaishankar, K. R. Vijaya 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 ...more

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Kadal Meengal Kamal Haasan, Nagesh, Sujatha Rangarajan Kadal Meengal is a 1981 Indian Tamil language film starring Kamal Haasan, Sujatha, Nagesh and Thangavelu and was a remake of the Malayalam movie Meen, which was loosely based on the Hindi movie ...more

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Iru Malargal Nagesh, Manorama, Sivaji Ganesan Iru Malargal is a 1967 Indian Tamil romantic drama film directed by A. C. Tirulokchandar. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, Padmini, K. R. Vijaya, Chittor V. Nagaiah, Nagesh, Manoramma, Roja Ramani ...more

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Nenjil Ore Alayam Nagesh, Manorama, S. P. Muthuraman Nenjil Ore Alayam is a 1962 film directed by C.V. Sridhar.

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Aayirathil Oruvan Jayalalithaa, M. G. Ramachandran, Nagesh Aayirathil Oruvan, also spelt as Ayirathil Oruvan, is a 1965 Indian swashbuckling action-adventure film in Tamil language, directed by B.R. Panthulu. Starring M. G. Ramachandran and Jayalalitha ...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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Soaappu Seeppu Kannadi Nagesh, Vijaya Nirmala Soaappu Seeppu Kannadi is a 1968 Tamil family comedy drama starring Nagesh, Vijayanirmala in lead roles. It is produced by Karthikeya Films and directed by Thirumalai-Mahalingam.

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Soggadu is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nagesh Movies
Soggadu Nagesh, Jayasudha, Anjali Devi Soggadu is a 1976 blockbuster Telugu drama film directed by K. Bapaiah. It was remade as Dildaar in Hindi in 1977, starring Jeetendra and Rekha.

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Athaiya Mamiya Sukumari, Nagesh, Manorama Athaiya Mamiya is a Tamil film directed by Gopu, starring Jaishankar and Ushanandini released in 1974.

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Paadum Vaanambadi Nagesh, Anandhbabu

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Ramu N. T. Rama Rao, Nagesh, Gemini Ganesan Ramu is a film.

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Parthiban Kanavu Sneha, Vivek, Nagesh Parthiban Kanavu [English: Parthiban's Dream] is a Tamil film directed by Karu Pazhaniappan. The film stars Srikanth and Sneha in lead roles. It had Manivannan and Vivek in supporting roles. ...more

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My Duty is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Nagesh Movies
My Duty M. G. Ramachandran, Nagesh, Anjali Devi En Kadamai is a Tamil language film starring M. G. Ramachandran in the lead role. The film was released in the 1964.The film flopped miserably at the box office. Mgr himself in an interview ...more

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Padagotti M. G. Ramachandran, Nagesh, Manorama Padagotti is a 1964 Tamil language romantic thriller starring M. G. Ramachandran in the lead role. The film was written by Sakthi T. K. Krishnasamy. The film was received well. This movie was ...more

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Cheran Pandiyan Nagesh, R. Sarathkumar, Vijayakumar Cheran Pandiyan Tamil: சேரன் பாண்டியன்; is an Indian film written and directed by K. S. Ravikumar. The film proved to be successful at the box office completed 200 days.

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Kudiyiruntha Kovil Jayalalithaa, M. G. Ramachandran, Nagesh KUDIYIRUNDHA KOYIL, is a 1968 Indian Tamil film directed by K. Shankar, starring M. G. Ramachandran, J. Jayalalitha, Rajasree, M. N. Nambiar, Nagesh, L. Vijayalakshmi.

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Mounam Sammadham Mammootty, Nagesh, R. Sarathkumar 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.

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Tholi Prema Pawan Kalyan, Ali, Nagesh Tholi Prema is a 1998 Telugu, Romantic film produced by G.V.G Raju on NSC Arts banner, directed by A. Karunakaran. Starring Pawan Kalyan, Keerthi Reddy in the lead roles and music composed by ...more

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Arasa Kattali Jayalalithaa, Madhavi, M. G. Ramachandran ARASA KATTALAI, is a 1967 Indian Tamil written and directed by M. G. Chakrapani, starring M. G. Ramachandran in the lead role, with Saroja Devi, J. Jayalalitha, M. N. Nambiar and S. A. Asokan ...more

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Vasantha Maligai Sridevi, Nagesh, Sivaji Ganesan Vasantha Maligai is a 1972 Tamil film, directed by K.S. Prakash Rao, starring Sivaji Ganesan and Vanisri, a remake of the 1971 hit Telugu film, Prem Nagar. Vasantha Maligai was a blockbuster, ...more

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

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Athisaya Piravi Rajinikanth, Madhavi, Bharath Gopi Athisaya Piravi is a 1990 Indian Tamil fantasy-comedy film starring Rajinikanth, Nagesh and Kanaka and music composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The film was directed by SP. Muthuraman. It was a flop at ...more