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.

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

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  • Pachai Vilakku is a 1964 Indian Tamil film, directed by A. Bhim Singh and produced by Rama. Arangannal, A. R. Hassan Khan and T. S. Aadhi Narayanan. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, C. R. Vijayakumari, ...more
  • Uyarntha Manithan is a 1968 film directed by R. Krishnan and S. Panju.
  • Paalum Pazhamum is a 1961 Tamil-language film directed by A. Bhimsingh and featuring Sivaji Ganesan, M. R. Radha, B. Saroja Devi and Sowcar Janaki. The film, produced by G. N. Velumani under Saravana ...more
  • 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
  • Gnana Oli is a 1972 Tamil movie directed by P. Madhavan, written by Vietnam Veedu Sundaram, starring Sivaji Ganesan in the lead role.
  • Pava Mannippu is a 1961 Tamil language drama film directed by A. Bhimsingh. The film features Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan, Savitri, M. V. Rajamma, Devika and M. R. Radha in lead roles. The film, ...more
  • 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
  • Aalayamani is a 1962 Tamil language drama film directed by K. Shankar. The film features Sivaji Ganesan, S. S. Rajendran, B. Saroja Devi, C. R. Vijayakumari and M. R. Radha in lead roles. The film, ...more
  • 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
  • 10
    Navarathri is a 1964 Tamil Drama film by A. P. Nagarajan. The film is well known for starring Sivaji Ganesan in nine distinct roles getting connected in nine nights within the film, thus the title. ...more
  • 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
  • Bale Pandiya is a 1962 Tamil comedy film directed by B. R. Panthulu. Starring Sivaji Ganesan, M. R. Radha and Devika in the lead roles, the music was scored by Viswanathan–Ramamoorthy. It is the ...more
  • 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
  • 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
  • Kandan Karunai is a Tamil film, which was released in 1967 and was directed by A.P. Nagarajan. It starred an ensemble cast including Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan, Sivakumar, Savithri, K.R.Vijaya, ...more
  • Pasamalar is a 1961 Tamil melodrama film directed by A. Bhimsingh. It features Sivaji Ganesan and Savithri in lead roles, while Gemini Ganesan, K. A. Thangavelu, M. N. Rajam and M. N. Nambiar play ...more
  • 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, Sachu ...more
  • 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 and ...more
  • Thevar Magan is a 1992 Indian Tamil drama film produced by, written by and starring Kamal Haasan in the title role. It was directed by Bharathan and also stars Sivaji Ganesan, Nassar, Revathi and ...more
  • Andha Naal is a 1954 Indian Tamil crime mystery film produced by A. V. Meiyappan and directed by Sundaram Balachander. It is the first film noir in Tamil cinema, and the first Tamil film to be made ...more
  • 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, running ...more
  • Manohara
    Manohara is a 1954 Tamil language historical fiction film starring Sivaji Ganesan, S. S. Rajendran, P. Kannamba, T. R. Rajakumari and Girija in the lead roles. The film was based on a play of same ...more
  • Ooty Varai Uravu is a 1967 Tamil film starring Sivaji Ganesan, R. Muthuraman, K.R. Vijaya and L. Vijaylakshmi in the lead roles. It was directed by C. V. Sridhar. The film was L. Vijaylakshmi's last ...more
  • Puthiya Paravai is a 1964 Indian Tamil romantic thriller film directed by Dada Mirasi. The film features Sivaji Ganesan, B. Saroja Devi, M. R. Radha and Sowcar Janaki in the lead roles, with V. K. ...more
  • Karnan
    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