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

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The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, like Kalavaadiya Pozhuthugal and Kalyana Galatta.

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

Kamal Haasan and Raj Kapoor are among those who have directed Sathyaraj at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Walter Vetrivel Nassar, Prabhu Deva, Vijayakumar Walter Vetrivel is a 1993 Indian Tamil film, directed by P. Vasu, starring Sathyaraj, Sukanya and Ranjitha in lead roles. The film had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released on 14 January ...more

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Amaidhi Padai Seeman, Sathyaraj, Sujatha Amaidhi Padai is a 1994 Tamil film directed by Manivannan. Sathyaraj played a dual role as father and son in the film which had Ranjitha playing the female lead. The story revolves around an ...more

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Chinna Thambi Periya Thambi Prabhu, Sudha Chandran, Sathyaraj Chinna Thambi Periya Thambi, is a 1987 Tamil Romantic Comedy film directed by Manivannan. The film casts Sathyaraj and Prabhu Ganesan in lead role along with Nadia. The film was a box-office ...more

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Nooravathu Naal Sathyaraj, Vijayakanth, Mohan Nooravathu Naal is a 1984 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by Manivannan, starring Vijayakanth, Mohan, Nalini and Sathyaraj. Dubbed into Telugu as Nooru Rojulu. Remade in Hindi as 100

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Mr. Bharath Rajinikanth, Sharada, Goundamani Mr. Bharath is a Tamil film is directed by SP. Muthuraman. The film stars Rajnikant, Sathyaraj, Ambika, Goundamani, S. V. Shekhar and others. The plot is about a son's revenge against his ...more

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Vedham Pudhithu Saritha, Janagaraj, Amala Akkineni Vedham Pudhithu, starring Sathyaraj and Amala is a critically acclaimed Tamil movie, directed by Bharathiraja. Charuhasan, Saritha, Raja and 'Nizhalgal' Ravi played supporting roles in the ...more

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Adi Thadi Sathyaraj, Abbas, Rathi Adidhadi is an Indian Tamil film released in 2004. It starred Sathyaraj, Abbas, Napoleon and Rathi in the lead roles. It was directed by Shivraj It was later remade as Political Rowdy in 2005 ...more

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Maaran Cochin Haneefa, Delhi Ganesh, Sathyaraj Maaran is a 2002 Indian Tamil film, directed by A. Jawahar, starring Sathyaraj, Seetha and Manivannan's son Raguvannan in lead roles. The film, produced by J. S. Pankaj Mehta, had musical score ...more

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Onbadhu Roobai Nottu Nassar, Rohini, Sathyaraj Onbadhu Roobai Nottu is a 2007 Tamil drama film directed by Thangar Bachan, based on Bachan's own same-titled novel. It depicts the tragic life and fall of Madhava Padayachi, a simple villager, ...more

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Kunguma Pottu Gounder Rambha, Goundamani, Sathyaraj Kunguma Pottu Gounder is a Tamil comedy released in 2001.

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Englishkaran Namitha, Vadivelu, N. Santhanam Englishkaran is a 2005 Tamil film. It casts Sathyaraj in the lead role. "English Karan" with the tagline "Tamizh Vazhga" is a film from the hit combo from Sathyaraj and ...more

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Villadhi Villain is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Sathyaraj Movies
Villadhi Villain Radhika Sarathkumar, Goundamani, Nagma Villadhi Villain is a 1995 Tamil Action film directed by Sathyaraj starring himself in three distinct roles. Nagma and Radhika play his love interests. The film, which was Sathyaraj's ...more

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En Bommukutty Ammavukku Suhasini Maniratnam, Rekha Mallick, Raghuvaran En Bommukutty Ammavuku is a 1988 Indian film starring Sathyaraj, Suhasini, Geetu Mohandas and Raghuvaran is remake of Malayalam blockbuster Ente Mamattikkuttiyammakku by Fazil. The film was ...more

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Nanban Vijay, Ileana D'Cruz, Manobala Nanban is a 2012 Indian Tamil coming-of-age comedy-drama film directed by Shankar. It was a remake of Rajkumar Hirani's 3 Idiots, which itself was adapted from the novel Five Point Someone – ...more

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Airport is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sathyaraj Movies
Airport Gautami Tadimalla, M. G. Soman, Sathyaraj Airport is a 1993 Tamil action film directed by Joshi. It features Sathyaraj in the main lead along with Gauthami pairing with him. It is a different type of movie with no songs. It received ...more

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Periyar Khushboo, Jyothirmayi, Sathyaraj Periyar is a 2007 Tamil biographical film, made about the life of the social reformer and rationalist Periyar E. V. Ramasamy with Sathyaraj who himself is a rationalist in the lead role.

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Sattam En Kaiyil Kamal Haasan, Sathyaraj, Thengai Srinivasan Sattam En Kaiyil is a 1978 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by T.N.Baalu, starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role of the protagonist.

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Vallal Meena, Manorama, Lakshmi Vallal is a South Indian Tamil film released in 1997. This movie is directed by Raj Kapoor. This is a comedy and a family subject movie. This movie is starring Sathyaraj, Meena, Manorama, ...more

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Maha Nadigan Namitha, Manivannan, S. J. Surya Maha Nadigan is a 2004 Tamil film directed by Sakthi Chidambaram. It is a satire of Tamil cinema and politics, with Sathyaraj playing a common man who goes to become a cinema superstar and then ...more

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Naan Sigappu Manithan Vijay, Rajinikanth, K. Bhagyaraj Naan Sigappu Manithan is a 1985 Tamil film directed by S.A. Chandrasekhar. The film stars Rajinikanth, Sathyaraj, Bhagyaraj, Ambika in lead roles with music by Ilaiyaraja. This was remade in ...more

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Asathal Vadivelu, Ramya Krishnan, Manivannan Asathal is a 2001 Tamil comedy film written and directed by P. Vasu. The film featured Sathyaraj and Ramya Krishnan in the leading roles. Produced by Mala Cine Creations and featuring music ...more

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Kaakki Sattai Kamal Haasan, Madhavi, Sathyaraj Kaakki Sattai is a 1985 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by Rajasekhar, starring Kamal Haasan, Ambika, Madhavi, Sathyaraj, Rajeev and Thengai Srinivasan. The film was panned by ...more

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Thozhar Pandian Sathyaraj, Ranjitha Thozhar Pandian is a 1994 Tamil drama film written and directed by Manivannan. It stars Sathyaraj and Ranjitha in the lead roles. The film failed at the box office unlike the duo's previous ...more

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Kalyana Galatta Khushboo, Manivannan, S. Ve. Shekher Kalyana Galatta is a 1998 Indian Tamil comedy film written and directed by Rajkapoor, starring Sathyaraj, Mantra and Khushboo in lead roles. The film, scored by Yuvan Shankar Raja, filmed by ...more

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Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu Kamal Haasan, Nassar, Geetha Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu is a 1987 Tamil language Indian feature film directed by Santhana Bharathi for producer Kamal Haasan, starring Sathyaraj, Geetha and Captain Raju in lead roles.The ...more

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Thirumathi Palanisamy Nassar, Rekha Mallick, Srividya Thirumathi Palanisamy is a 1992 Tamil comedy-drama film directed by R. Sundarrajan. The film features Sathyaraj and Sukanya in lead roles. The film, produced by Ramanathan, had musical score by ...more

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Kovai Brothers Namitha, Vadivelu, Kovai Sarala Kovai Brothers is a 2006 Tamil-language comedy film released in India. The film stars Tamil comedians Sathyaraj, Sibiraj, Vadivelu, Uma, Kovai Sarala and Namitha. The film was dubbed in Telugu ...more

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Vandicholai Chinraasu Goundamani, Sathyaraj, Sukanya Vandicholai Chinraasu is a 1994 Tamil film directed by Manoj Kumar. This remains the only Sathyaraj movie as hero where A. R. Rahman composed the music. It was released on Tamil New Year Day. ...more

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Pagaivan Ajith Kumar, Vivek, Babu Antony Pagaivan is a 1997 Tamil film starring Ajith Kumar, Sathyaraj and Anjala Zhaveri in the leading roles. The film revolves around a kidnapping undertaken by Ajith and the actions that the victim's ...more

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Kattalai Bhanupriya, Sathyaraj, R. Sundarrajan Kattalai is a Tamil film starring Sathyaraj and Bhanupriya. The film's score and soundtrack were composed by Illayaraja. The film was one of the front runners in 1993 and was directed by Liaquat ...more

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Japanil Kalyanaraman Kamal Haasan, Goundamani, Kovai Sarala Japanil Kalyanaraman is a 1985 Tamil language film starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role of the protagonist. This was the first Tamil movie sequel. It garnered mixed reviews and performed ...more

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Kannamoochi Yenada Prithviraj Sukumaran, Radhika Sarathkumar, Sandhya Kannamoochi Yenada? is a 2007 Tamil comedy-drama film written and directed by V. Priya. The film stars Prithviraj, Sathyaraj, Sandhya and Raadhika Sarathkumar in lead and Sripriya, Manobala and ...more

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Uchithanai Muharnthaal is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Sathyaraj Movies
Uchithanai Muharnthaal Nassar, Sangitha, Seeman Uchithanai Muharnthaal or Uchithanai Mukarnthal is a 2011 Tamil drama film directed by Pugazendhi Thangaraj and assisted by Prashanth Ramamurthy. The film's plot revolves around a 13-year old ...more

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Enakkul Oruvan Kamal Haasan, Shobana, Manorama 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.

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Ramachandra Ashish Vidyarthi, Delhi Ganesh, Pandiarajan Ramachandra is a 2003 Indian Tamil film, directed by Raj Kapoor, starring Sathyaraj and Vijayalakshmi in lead roles. The film, produced by Singanamala Ramesh, had musical score by Deva and was ...more

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Thangam Goundamani, Sathyaraj Thangam is a Tamil film starring Sathyaraj and Goundamani about the life of a village do-gooder in Tamil Nadu.

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Muthal Vasantham Ramya Krishnan, Sathyaraj, Malaysia Vasudevan Muthal Vasantham is a 1986 Indian Tamil film, directed by Manivannan and produced by P. Kalaimani. The film stars Sathyaraj, Pandiyan, Malaysia Vasudevan and Ramya Krishnan in lead roles. The ...more

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Pangali Manorama, Bhanupriya, Vijayakumar Pangali is a 1992 Indian Tamil action/comedy film starring Sathyaraj, Bhanupriya, Goundamani and Manorama in prominent roles. The film features Sathyaraj enacting dual role.

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Mangamma Sabatham Kamal Haasan, Sukumari, Madhavi Mangamma Sabadham is a 1985 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by K. Vijayan and produced by K. Balaji, starring Kamal Haasan, Sujatha, Madhavi and Sathyaraj. The film is the remake of ...more

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6'2 Vadivelu, Manobala, Sathyaraj 6'2 is a 2005 Indian Tamil language thriller film directed by V. Senthil Kumar. The film starred Sathyaraj and newcomer Sunitha Varma, along with Vadivelu in the lead roles, whilst music for the ...more

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Guru Sishyan Namitha, N. Santhanam, Sundar C. Guru Sishyan is a Tamil language film released in 2010. It stars Sathyaraj and Sundar C in the lead roles. It is directed by Sakthi Chidambaram.This movie was dubbed in Telugu as Guru Sishyulu.

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Vetrivel Sakthivel Vadivelu, Khushboo, Sathyaraj Vetrivel Sakthivel is a 2005 Indian Tamil film directed by Lakshmi Priyan. It stars Sathyaraj and his son Sibiraj alongside Kushboo and Nikita Thukral.

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Aalukkoru Aasai Meena, Vadivelu, Delhi Ganesh Aalukkoru Aasai is a Tamil language movie directed by V.Sekhar.This is a comedy and a family subject movie. This movie is starring Sathyaraj, Meena, Vadivelu, Senthil and a few artists. It ...more

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Iyer IPS Sathyaraj, Sanghavi, OAK Sundar Iyer IPS is an Indian Tamil film released in 2005.

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Vivaramana Aalu Vivek, Devayani, Senthil Vivaramana Aalu is a 2002 Tamil language film directed by K. Selva Bharathy. The film features Sathyaraj, Devayani and Mumtaj in lead roles. The film was released on 14 January 2002.

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Suyamvaram Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Cochin Haneefa, Urvashi Suyamvaram is a 1999 Tamil comedy-drama film starring an ensemble cast from actors in the Tamil film industry and shot by a large technical team from the industry. The film was planned by ...more

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Thambikku Entha Ooru Rajinikanth, Revathi, Madhavi Thambikku Entha Ooru is a 1984 Indian Tamil language film directed by Rajasekhar, starring Rajinikanth, Madhavi, Sulakshana, Sathyaraj and Senthamarai. The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja. It ...more

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Moondru Mugam Rajinikanth, Radhika Sarathkumar, Rajyalakshmi Moondru Mugam is Tamil feature film starring Rajinikanth doing a triple role as Alex Pandian, Arun and John. It was a Mega Hit blockbuster and completed a 250-days run at the box office. This ...more

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Gowravargal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Sathyaraj Movies
Gowravargal Ramesh Khanna, Sathyaraj, Monica Gowravargal is a 2010 Tamil action film directed by Sanjay Ram. The film featured Sathyaraj in the lead role. The film released to poor reviews and poor collections on October 15, 2010.

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Vambu Sandai Brahmanandam, Uday Kiran, Manobala Vambu Sandai is a love thriller Tamil film starring Sathyaraj and Uday Kiran. The film opened to mixed reviews. The film was simultaneously made in Telugu as Lakshmi Putrudu.