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Tamil : Top 10 Period Films of All Time

Updated January 14, 2019 422 votes 110 voters 8.6k views18 items
 
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  • Hey Ram1
    32
    5

    Hey Ram

    Shah Rukh Khan, Kamal Haasan

    Released2000

    Directed byKamal Haasan

    Hey Ram is a 2000 Indian drama film simultaneously made in Tamil and Hindi language. The film...  more
  • Kanchivaram2
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    8

    Kanchivaram

    Prakash Raj, Sriya Reddy

    Released2008

    Directed byPriyadarshan

    Kanchivaram is a 2008 National award winning Tamil drama film directed by Priyadarshan. The...  more
  • Subramaniapuram3
    22
    7

    Subramaniapuram

    Swathi Reddy, Jai

    Released2008

    Directed byM. Sasikumar

    Subramaniapuram is a 2008 Tamil film produced, written, and directed by M. Sasikumar. The...  more
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  • 4
    22
    7

    Rajaraja Cholan

    Lakshmi, Sivaji Ganesan

    Released1973

    Directed byA. P. Nagarajan

    Rajaraja Cholan is a 1973 Tamil film about the life of the Chola king Rajaraja Chola. The film...  more
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  • Vaagai Sooda Vaa5
    18
    4

    Vaagai Sooda Vaa

    K. Bhagyaraj, Vimal

    Released2011

    Directed byA. Sarkunam

    Vaagai Sooda Vaa is a 2011 Tamil romantic comedy drama film directed by A. Sarkunam, directing...  more
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  • 6
    17
    5

    Vada Chennai

    Silambarasan, Andrea Jeremiah

    Directed byVetrimaaran

    Vada Chennai (English title: North Chennai) is a 2018 Indian Tamil language gangster film written and directed by Vetrimaaran.it features Dhanush in the lead role as an amateur carrom player along with Ameer, Andrea Jeremiah and Aishwarya Rajesh in other key roles.

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  • 7
    15
    3

    Pokkisham

    Bindu Madhavi, Vijayakumar

    Released2009

    Directed byCheran

    Pokkisham is a 2009 Tamil film directed by Cheran. The feature failed at the box office...  more
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  • Madrasapattinam8
    29
    24

    Madrasapattinam

    Amy Jackson, Arya

    Released2010

    Directed byA. L. Vijay

    Madrasapattinam is a 2010 Indian Tamil period drama film, written and directed by A. L. Vijay....  more
  • Veerapandiya Kattabomman9
    18
    13

    Veerapandiya Kattabomman

    Sukumari, Gemini Ganesan

    Released1959

    Directed byB. R. Panthulu

    Veerapandiya Kattabomman is a 1959 Indian Tamil historical film directed by B. R. Panthulu....  more
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  • Bharathi10
    14
    8

    Bharathi

    Devayani, Sayaji Shinde

    Released2000

    Directed byGnana Rajasekaran

    Bharathi is a National Film Award-winning 2000 Indian Tamil-language film starring Sayaji...  more
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    7
    3

    Kamaraj

    Sampath, J. Mahendran

    Released2004

    Directed byA.Balakrishnan

    Kamaraj is a 2004 Tamil biographical film directed by Balakrishnan made about the life of the...  more
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  • Aravaan12
    12
    10

    Aravaan

    Bharath, Aadhi

    Released2012

    Directed byVasanthabalan

    Aravaan is a 2012 Indian Tamil period film directed by Vasanthabalan, based on Sahitya Academy...  more
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  • 13
    14
    12

    Kappalottiya Thamizhan

    Gemini Ganesan, Savitri

    Released1961

    Directed byB. R. Panthulu

    Kappalottiya Thamizhan is a 1961 film directed by B. Ramakrishnaiah Panthulu....  more
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  • Sri Raghavendrar14
    8
    10

    Sri Raghavendrar

    Rajinikanth, Vishnuvardhan

    Released1985

    Directed byS. P. Muthuraman

    Sri Raghavendra is a 1985 Tamil film directed by SP. Muthuraman. The film was Rajinikanth's...  more
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  • Periyar15
    8
    11

    Periyar

    Khushboo, Jyothirmayi

    Released2007

    Directed byGnana Rajasekaran

    Periyar is a 2007 Tamil biographical film, made about the life of the social reformer and...  more
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  • 16
    3
    4

    Sivandha Mann

    Nagesh, M. N. Nambiar

    Released1969

    Directed byC. V. Sridhar

    Sivandha Mann, also spelt as Sivantha Mann, is a 1969 Indian Tamil language film with...  more
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  • Mogamul17
    2
    4

    Mogamul

    Nedumudi Venu, Vivek

    Released1994

    Directed byGnana Rajasekaran

    Mogamul is a 1995 Tamil language film directed by Gnana Rajasekaran based on a novel written...  more
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  • 18
    2
    9

    Nadodi Thendral

    Karthik, Ranjitha

    Released1992

    Directed byP. Bharathiraja

    Nadodi Thendral was a 1992 Tamil language film directed by Bharathiraja and written by Sujatha...  more
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