The Best Vishnuvardhan Movies

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

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

Items here include everything from Kauravar to Guru Shishyaru.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Vishnuvardhan movies?" and "What are the greatest Vishnuvardhan roles of all time?"
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  • Muttina Haara is a 1990 Indian Kannada war drama film directed by Rajendra Singh Babu. It stars Vishnuvardhan and Suhasini Maniratnam in the lead roles. The film speaks of the toil of warfare on the ...more
  • Neenu Nakkare Haalu Sakkare is a 1991 Kannada language comedy film which was directed by Dorai- Bhagwan starring Vishnuvardhan in the lead role. The music was composed by Hamsalekha. The story ...more
  • Apthamitra is a 2004 Indian Kannada psychological thriller film directed by P. Vasu, and starring Vishnuvardhan, Ramesh Arvind, Soundarya, Avinash and others. This was actress Soundarya's last film. ...more
  • Bandhana
    Bandhana is a 1984 Indian Kannada language film directed by Rajendra Singh Babu, based on a novel Usha Navaratnanram of the same name, and starring Vishnuvardhan and Suhasini in the lead roles. At ...more
  • Aaptharakshaka is a Kannada blockbuster film released in 2010 starring Vishnuvardhan in his 200th Kannada film and posthumous film along with Sandhya, Vimala Raman, Avinash, Srinivasa Murthy, ...more
  • Nishkarsha is a 1993 Kannada action/heist film by Sunil Kumar Desai starring Vishnuvardhan, Anant Nag, B. C. Patil. The story revolves around a bank robbery where terrorists become trapped with the ...more
  • Veerappa Nayaka is an Indian Kannada language film directed by S. Narayan starring Vishnuvardhan. It is a story of a Gandhian's son turning into a terrorist. This was also the first film in ...more
  • Guru Shishyaru is a 1981 Indian Kannada comedy film directed by H.R. Bhargava and produced by Dwarakish under his "Dwarkish Chitra" production house. The film is a remake of Telugu hit film ...more
  • Hombisilu is a 1978 Indian Kannada romantic drama film directed by Geethapriya. It is based on the novel of the same name by Usha Navarathnaram. The film starred Vishnuvardhan, Aarathi and Leelavathi ...more
  • Naagarahaavu is a 1972 Indian Kannada language film directed by Puttanna Kanagal, based on T. R. Subba Rao's three novels Nagarahavu, Ondu Gandu Eradu Hennu and Sarpa Mathsara, and starring ...more
  • Bhootayyana Maga Ayyu is a 1974 Indian Kannada language film directed by Siddalingaiah, based on the novel Vayyari by Gorur Ramaswamy Iyengar, and starring Vishnuvardhan, Lokesh and M. P. Shankar in ...more
  • Kiladi Kittu is a 1978 Kannada film directed by K.S.R. Das. The film starred Vishnuvardhan and Rajnikanth in lead roles. The music for the film was composed by Mohan Kumar.
  • Galate Samsara is a 1977 Indian Kannada language comedy film directed by C. V. Rajendran and produced by C. Jayaram. It stars Dr.Vishnuvardhan, Rajinikanth and Manjula in the lead roles. It also ...more
  • Mahakshatriya is a 1994 Kannada movie starring Vishnuvardhan, Sonu Walia, Ramkumar, Sudha Rani, Shankar Ashwath, B. C. Patil. It was directed by Rajendra Singh Babu and produced by Lahari. ...more
  • Malaya Marutha is a 1986 Musical Kannada film starring Vishnuvardhan, Saritha and Madhavi in the lead roles. The film was directed and written by K. S. L. Swamy and produced by C. V. L Shastry under ...more
  • Makkala Sainya is an Indian film made in Kannada and Tamil languages. It was directed by actress Lakshmi under the supervision of K. Balachander. It stars Vishnuvardhan and Sumithra in the lead.
  • Matthe Hadithu Kogile is a 1990 Indian Kannada film, directed by H. R. Bhargava and produced by S Shankar. The film stars Vishnuvardhan, Anant Nag, Bhavya and Rupini in lead roles. The film had ...more
  • Gandhada Gudi is a 1973 Indian Kannada-language film directed by Vijay and produced by M. P. Shankar. The film stars Rajkumar in lead role. Vishnuvardhan appears in a villainous role, though his ...more
  • Vamsha Vriksha, is a 1972 Indian Kannada-language film directed by B. V. Karanth and Girish Karnad, based on S. L. Bhyrappa's novel of the same name. The film won the National Film Awards for Best ...more
  • Sri Raghavendra is a 1985 Tamil film directed by SP. Muthuraman. The film was Rajinikanth's 100th film. He plays the role of the Hindu saint Raghavendra in this movie. It was produced by Kavithalaya ...more
  • Ashaant
    Ashaant is an Indian film directed by Keshu Ramsay and released in 1993. It stars South Indian Super Star Dr.Vishnuvardhan, Akshay Kumar, Ashwini Bhave and Pankaj Dheer. The movie was made in both ...more
  • Kauravar is a 1992 Malayalam film directed by Joshiy, written by Lohithadas, and starring Mammootty, Vishnuvardhan, Thilakan, Murali, Anju, Babu Antony and Bheeman Raghu. The film was remade in ...more
  • Adima Changala is a 1981 Indian Malayalam film, directed by AB Raj and produced by RS Sreenivasan. The film stars Prem Nazir, Sheela, Swapna and Vishnuvardhan in lead roles. The film had musical ...more
  • Malli (Ayesha Dharkar) has spent most of her nineteen years in revolutionary training. A hardened killer, she interviews for and wins the coveted bomber position. However, the path to the VIP's ...more
  • Navarasa is a 2005 Tamil language film with English subtitles directed by Santosh Sivan. It has met with a strong reception since its release, and has been shown at many film festivals across the ...more