The Best Sivaji Ganesan Movies

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

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

This list has everything from Padithal Mattum Pothuma to Pachhai Vilakku.

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  • Thillana Mohanambal
    Nagesh, Manorama, Sivaji Ganesan
    281 votes
    • Released: 1968
    • Directed by: A. P. Nagarajan
    Thillana Mohanambal is a 1968 Indian Tamil musical drama film written, directed, distributed and produced by A. P. Nagarajan. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, Padmini and T. S. Balaiah in the lead ...more
  • Thiruvilaiyadal
    Nagesh, Manorama, Savitri
    221 votes
    • Released: 1965
    • Directed by: A. P. Nagarajan
    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 with ...more
  • Karnan


    N. T. Rama Rao, Savitri, Sivaji Ganesan
    316 votes
    • Released: 1964
    • Directed by: B. R. Panthulu
    Karnan is a 1964 Indian Tamil mythological epic film produced and directed by B. R. Panthulu. It features Sivaji Ganesan as the eponymous character, leading an ensemble cast consisting of N. T. Rama ...more
  • Deiva Magan
    Jayalalithaa, Sivaji Ganesan, M. N. Nambiar
    190 votes
    • Released: 1969
    • Directed by: A. C. Tirulokchandar
    Deiva Magan is a 1969 Tamil language film starring Sivaji Ganesan in a triple role. Sivaji Ganesan enacted three roles for the second time in his career after Bale Pandiya. He acted as a father and ...more
  • Veerapandiya Kattabomman
    Sukumari, Gemini Ganesan, Sivaji Ganesan
    203 votes
    • Released: 1959
    • Directed by: B. R. Panthulu
    Veerapandiya Kattabomman is a 1959 Indian Tamil historical film directed by B. R. Panthulu. The film's screenplay was written by Ma. Po. Sivagnanam while its story and dialogue were written by Sakthi ...more
  • Paar Magale Paar

    Paar Magale Paar

    Manorama, Sivaji Ganesan, Cho Ramaswamy
    120 votes
    • Released: 1963
    • Directed by: A. Bhimsingh
    Paar Magale Paar is a 1963 Tamil directed by A. Bhimsingh. The film features Sivaji Ganesan, M. R. Radha, Sowcar Janaki and C. R. Vijayakumari in lead roles. The film, produced by V. C. Subburaman, ...more