Tamil : Top 10 Period Films of All Time

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  • Hey Ram
    Shah Rukh Khan, Kamal Haasan, Hema Malini
    34 votes
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Kamal Haasan
    Hey Ram is a 2000 Indian drama film simultaneously made in Tamil and Hindi language. The film was written, directed and produced by Kamal Haasan and he also starred as the protagonist in the film. A ...more
  • Bharathi
    Devayani, Sayaji Shinde, Nizhalgal Ravi
    19 votes
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Gnana Rajasekaran
    Bharathi is a National Film Award-winning 2000 Indian Tamil-language film starring Sayaji Shinde, Devayani and Nizhalgal Ravi. It is a biographical film based on the life of Mahakavi Subramaniya ...more
  • Vaagai Sooda Vaa
    K. Bhagyaraj, Vimal, Ponvannan
    21 votes
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: A. Sarkunam
    Vaagai Sooda Vaa is a 2011 Tamil romantic comedy drama film directed by A. Sarkunam, directing his second film after Kalavani. It features Vimal and newcomer Iniya in the lead roles, with Bhagyaraj, ...more
  • Subramaniapuram
    Swathi Reddy, Jai, Samuthirakani
    25 votes
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: M. Sasikumar
    Subramaniapuram is a 2008 Tamil film produced, written, and directed by M. Sasikumar. The low-budget film received critical acclaim for its original script, expert direction, screenplay, editing, ...more
  • Madrasapattinam
    Amy Jackson, Arya, Nassar
    33 votes
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: A. L. Vijay
    Madrasapattinam is a 2010 Indian Tamil period drama film, written and directed by A. L. Vijay. The film stars Arya and Amy Jackson, while Nassar, Cochin Hanifa and Alexx O'Nell play other prominent ...more
  • Rajaraja Cholan
    Lakshmi, Sivaji Ganesan, M. N. Nambiar
    20 votes
    • Released: 1973
    • Directed by: A. P. Nagarajan
    Rajaraja Cholan is a 1973 Tamil film about the life of the Chola king Rajaraja Chola. The film has Sivaji Ganesan playing the title role. This high-budget production was the first CinemaScope film to ...more