Tamil Movies To Watch from 2000 to 2009!!!!!!

by annakarthi007 | created - 15 Oct 2012 | updated - 15 Oct 2012 | Public

Must Watch Tamil Movies On 2000's

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1. Hey Ram (2000)

Not Rated | 186 min | Crime, Drama, History

Saketh Ram's wife is raped and killed during direct action day riots in Calcutta. He is convinced that Mahatma Gandhi is responsible for all the problems happening in the country and sets out to kill him.

Director: Kamal Haasan | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Hema Malini

Votes: 10,387 | Gross: $0.27M

2. Alai Payuthey (2000)

156 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

After a difficult romance in a class-divided society, the love birds find out marriage is not what they thought it would be.

Director: Mani Ratnam | Stars: Madhavan, Shalini, Swarnamalya, V. Natarajan

Votes: 4,340

3. Mugavari (2000)

Not Rated | 156 min | Drama, Romance

An aspiring music director, trying to realize his dream for over eight years, sacrifices his love for his ambition, but faces a tricky situation when his brother's health deteriorates and his family is at risk financially.

Director: Durai | Stars: Suchindra Bali, Jyotika, Ajith Kumar, Manivannan

Votes: 812

4. Vetri kodi kattu (2000)


Sekhar and Muthuraman are duped by a conman who promises to give them visas to fly to Dubai. Realising that their families might get hurt, they decide to exchange their addresses.

Director: Cheran | Stars: Murali, Parthiban, Meena, Malavikka

Votes: 150

5. Bharathi (2000)


Based on a true story of a Tamil poet who struggled hard in his life for freedom of india

Director: Gnana Rajasekaran | Stars: Sayaji Shinde, Devayani, Amarasigamani, Pushpaak Ramesh

Votes: 172

6. Rhythm (2000)

G | 140 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

A single mother changes her opinion about getting married again after meeting a single man and discovering that both of them have a similar past concerning their spouses.

Director: Vasanth | Stars: Ramesh Aravind, Joy Badlani, Jyotika, Lakshmi

Votes: 639

7. Thenali (2000)

164 min | Comedy, Drama

A neurotic Sri Lankan patient crashes his psychotherapist's family vacation in Kodaikanal.

Director: K.S. Ravikumar | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Jayaram, Jyotika, Devayani

Votes: 1,728

8. Dheena (2001)

Not Rated | 167 min | Action

Deena works as a ruffian for his brother Adikesavan, doing his dirty work. One day he meets Chitra and they fall in love. Meanwhile his sister, Shanti is secretly in love with Chitra's ... See full summary »

Director: A.R. Murugadoss | Stars: Ajith Kumar, Suresh Gopi, Laila, Mahanadhi Shankar

Votes: 1,842

9. Minnale (2001)

171 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

A young girl is torn between an obsessive lover and a mild-mannered suitor.

Director: Goutham Vasudev Menon | Stars: Madhavan, Abbas, Reema Sen, Nagesh

Votes: 1,511

10. Citizen (2001)

Not Rated | 172 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

Citizen (Ajith), has many identities, as Anthony, Abdullah and Arivanandham. He has kidnapped three senior government officials and left clues as to why, which is tracked by the police. A ... See full summary »

Director: Saravana Subaiya | Stars: Vasundhara Das, Devan, Cochin Hanifa, Ajith Kumar

Votes: 2,384

11. Dhill (2001)

158 min | Action, Drama

A young police aspirant gets into an altercation with a corrupt cop, who then proceeds to ruin his life and career prospects.

Director: Dharani | Stars: Vikram, Laila, Ashish Vidyarthi, Nassar

Votes: 673

12. The Little One (2001)

118 min | Drama

After the sudden death of her father, Kannamma, a young village girl, goes to the city dreaming of a better lifestyle but instead gets forced into child labour.

Director: Janaki Vishwanathan | Stars: Ramesh Aravind, M.N. Rajam, R.S. Shivaji, Baby P. Shwetha

Votes: 48

13. Azhagi (2002)

155 min | Drama, Romance

A married man's fidelity is tested when a childhood crush needs his help.

Director: Thangar Bachan | Stars: Parthiban, Nandita Das, Devayani, Sayaji Shinde

Votes: 256

14. Kannathil Muthamittal (2002)

Not Rated | 123 min | Action, Drama, War

A little girl is told by her parents that she is adopted. Determined to find her real mother, she begs to be taken to Sri Lanka, where her mother works with a militant group of activists.

Director: Mani Ratnam | Stars: Madhavan, Simran, Keerthana Parthiepan, Nandita Das

Votes: 6,494

15. Panchatanthiram (2002)

150 min | Comedy, Drama

Ram (Kamal Haasan) is a playboy pilot. His marriage to Mythili (Simran) disintegrates after a series of misunderstandings. To cheer him up, his buddies arrange for a steamy evening with a ... See full summary »

Director: K.S. Ravikumar | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Simran, Ramya Krishnan, Ramesh Aravind

Votes: 2,628

16. Run (I) (2002)

G | 180 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

Siva (Madhavan) comes to Madras from a small Tamil Nadu town to study. He instantly falls in love with elusive stranger Priya (Meera Jasmine) who resists his charms quite persistently. ... See full summary »

Director: N. Linguswamy | Stars: Madhavan, Meera Jasmine, Atul Kulkarni, Vivek

Votes: 769

17. Ramana (I) (2002)

140 min | Action, Drama

Ramana ,a college professor attempts to end corruption by creating a group called ACF.

Director: A.R. Murugadoss | Stars: Vijayakanth, Simran, Ashima Bhalla, Yugi Sethu

Votes: 1,624

18. Villain (2003)

162 min | Action, Drama, Romance

Shiva a bus conductor has another face of life in which he helps the physically challenged with a series of robbery. Reason being quite personal because of the ill treatment of his mentally... See full summary »

Director: K.S. Ravikumar | Stars: Ajith Kumar, Neha Dhupia, Meena, Tulip Joshi

Votes: 1,284

19. Mounam Pesiyadhe (2002)

148 min | Drama, Romance

A Misogynist's attitude towards women and love starts to change after he develops feelings for a woman.

Director: Ameer Sultan | Stars: Suriya, Trisha Krishnan, Nandha, Anju Mahendran

Votes: 1,336

20. Dhool (2003)

180 min | Action, Drama

Arumugam lands in the city to protest to a minister about water pollution in his village. Here, he gets involved in a battle against corrupt politicians and rowdies, who leave him practically dead.

Director: Dharani | Stars: Vikram, Jyotika, Reema Sen, Sayaji Shinde

Votes: 995

21. Anbe Sivam (2003)

Not Rated | 160 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Two men, one young and arrogant, the other damaged - physically but not spiritually - by life, are thrown together by circumstances, and find that they are in some ways bound together by fate.

Director: Sundar C. | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Madhavan, Kiran Rathod, Nassar

Votes: 13,381

22. Julie Ganapathy (2003)

Not Rated | 141 min

This is a strange Bollywood musical remake of Misery.

Director: Balu Mahendra | Stars: Jayaram, Saritha, Ramya Krishnan, Amarasigamani

Votes: 68

23. Parthiban Kanavu (2003)

150 min | Drama

Parthiban (Srikant) is a young executive who has trouble keeping a job because of his adventurous nature. A young girl he sees at a bus-stop (Sneha) catches his fancy, and he quickly falls ... See full summary »

Director: Karu Pazhaniappan | Stars: Srikanth, Sneha, Vivek, Devadarshini Chetan

Votes: 168

24. Jayam (2003)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

Parents of first cousins, Sujatha and Raghu, decide that they will get the children married to each other on becoming adults. But Raghu becomes a troublesome character as he grows up.

Director: Mohan Raja | Stars: Jayam Ravi, Sada, Tottempudi Gopichand, Senthil

Votes: 357

25. Kaadhal Konden (2003)

150 min | Drama, Musical, Thriller

Exploring into the mind of a youth who is mentally and physically abused in his childhood, the film shows how he slowly turns into a psychopath who kills anyone who comes in the way of the girl for whom he has an obsessive love!

Director: K. Selvaraghavan | Stars: Sonia Agarwal, Daniel Balaji, Dhanush, Rambo Raj Kumar

Votes: 1,564

26. Kaakha..Kaakha: The Police (2003)

153 min | Action, Crime, Drama

After a police team kills his brother, a drug-dealing gangster vows to kill the entire team and their respective families.

Director: Goutham Vasudev Menon | Stars: Suriya, Jyotika, 'University' Jeevan, Daniel Balaji

Votes: 4,152

27. Pithamagan (2003)

R | 139 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Chittan, a social outcast, has grown up in a cemetery. A drug dealer finds him a job in a cannabis farm. In prison, he meets a conman, Shakti. This friendship transforms him from his stony existence.

Director: Bala | Stars: Vikram, Suriya, Laila, Sangeetha

Votes: 4,299

28. Virumandi (2004)

175 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

A temperamental farmer gets embroiled in a bloody clan feud in a southern Tamil Nadu village.

Director: Kamal Haasan | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Abhirami, Pasupathy, Napolean

Votes: 3,689

29. Autograph (2004)

168 min | Romance

Follow Senthil's life through vignettes of his past presented by the people he visits while distributing his marriage invitations. His love life is the aspect in prime focus -- while we are presented with nuggets of other development also.

Director: Cheran | Stars: Cheran, Sneha, Gopika, Kaniha

Votes: 912

30. Ghilli (2004)

Not Rated | 160 min | Action, Romance

Velu, an aspiring kabaddi player, goes to Madurai to participate in a regional match, where he rescues Dhanalakshmi from Muthupandi, a powerful man keen on marrying the girl against her wish.

Director: Dharani | Stars: Joseph Vijay, Trisha Krishnan, Prakash Raj, Ashish Vidyarthi

Votes: 7,245

31. Peralagan (2004)

Not Rated | 143 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A hunchback and a local tough have lookalike love-interests.

Director: Sasi Shankar | Stars: Suriya, Jyotika, Vivek, Aachi Manorama

Votes: 859

32. Shock (2004)


Ramgopal Varma's "Bhoot" remade in Tamil, with spooky stuff going on in a young couple's new home.

Director: B. Thyagarajan | Stars: Prashanth, Meena, Abbas, Sarath Babu

Votes: 74

34. Vasoolraja M.B.B.S (2004)

Not Rated | 160 min | Comedy, Drama

Rajaraman, a goon, has lied to his parents that he is a doctor. Once, on their visit, the truth comes out and they are heartbroken. That's when he decides to become a real doctor by hook or by crook.

Director: Saran | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Sneha, Prabhu, Prakash Raj

Votes: 2,527

35. M. Kumaran S/O Mahalakshmi (2004)

Not Rated | 166 min | Romance

A story about a kick boxer who went to Malasia to his father after his mother's dead.

Director: Mohan Raja | Stars: Jayam Ravi, Asin, Nadia Moidu, Prakash Raj

Votes: 885

36. 7/G Rainbow Colony (2004)

185 min | Drama, Romance

A neighborhood good-for-nothing attempts to romance the new girl in town.

Director: K. Selvaraghavan | Stars: Sonia Agarwal, Chandramohan, Ravi Krishna, Aachi Manorama

Votes: 1,883

37. Vishwa Thulasi (2004)

Drama, Musical, Romance

The film, set in the 1940s and moving to the 1960s, revolves around the emotional story of Thulasi (Nandita Das) returning to her village to become a dance teacher. She cannot bring herself... See full summary »

Director: Sumathy Ram | Stars: Mammootty, Nandita Das, Manivannan, Manoj K. Jayan

Votes: 31

38. Attagasam (2004)

157 min | Action, Drama

Ajith plays twins separated at birth, Jeeva and Guru. While Jeeva lives with his mother and is a driving instructor, Guru has become a gangster. Their mother sent Guru away in his childhood... See full summary »

Director: Saran | Stars: Ajith Kumar, Pooja Umashankar, Sujatha, Mahadevan

Votes: 1,040

39. Manmadhan (2004)

165 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance

A shy girl fears and secretly desires a man who may be a serial killer

Directors: A.J. Murugan, T.R. Silambarasan | Stars: T.R. Silambarasan, Jyotika, Sindhu Tolani, Atul Kulkarni

Votes: 1,151

40. Raam (2005)

154 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

Ramakrishnan is mentally affected by autism spectrum disorder "ASD" in his small age and Saradha is a school teacher "Ram's mother". The movie begins with Saradha murder. The police ... See full summary »

Director: Ameer Sultan | Stars: Joy Badlani, Gajala, Jiiva, Saranya Ponvannan

Votes: 1,026

41. Chandramukhi (2005)

166 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

Creepy happenings in an abandoned mansion are attributed to the ghost of an ancient courtesan, back for revenge

Director: P. Vasu | Stars: Rajinikanth, Jyotika, Prabhu, Nayanthara

Votes: 4,571

42. Sachein (2005)

Not Rated | 145 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A love triangle on a college campus between two young students who try to deny their feelings for each other. The entry of a lecturer who has a soft corner for the boy, changes things around.

Director: John Mahendran | Stars: Joseph Vijay, Genelia D'Souza, Bipasha Basu, Vadivelu

Votes: 3,446

43. Arindhum Ariyamalum (2005)

132 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Unaware that Adhinarayanan, a goon, is actually his father, Sathya, a college boy, decides to file a police complaint against him and his adopted son, Kutti, for shooting his girlfriend Sandhya.

Director: Vishnuvardhan | Stars: Navdeep, Arya, Prakash Raj, Sameksha

Votes: 582

44. Kanaa Kanden (2005)

146 min | Romance, Thriller

This film has the water scarcity that the city faces severely as its backdrop. It revolves around three interesting characters. 'Baskar', who takes up desalination of seawater as his ... See full summary »

Director: K.V. Anand | Stars: Linda Arsenio, Gopika, Srikanth, Prithviraj Sukumaran

Votes: 291

45. Ullam Ketkumae (2005)

156 min | Romance

The movie is all about a group of five college friends - Shaam (Shaam), Imman (Arya), Pooja (Laila), Priya (Asin) and Irene (Pooja). The friends gather for the wedding of Imman. There ... See full summary »

Director: Jeeva | Stars: Shaam, Laila, Asin, Arya

Votes: 340

46. Anniyan (2005)

Not Rated | 181 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

Ramanujam, who suffers from multiple personality disorder, works as a lawyer by day and a vigilante at night. He uses tips from the 'Garuda Purana' as his tools to expose various antisocial elements.

Director: S. Shankar | Stars: Vikram, Sada, Prakash Raj, Vivek

Votes: 12,327

47. Ghajini (2005)

Not Rated | 175 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

Sanjay Ramaswamy, who is suffering from short-term memory loss, sets out on a quest to find the people who were responsible for his ladylove Kalpana's murder.

Director: A.R. Murugadoss | Stars: Suriya, Asin, Nayanthara, Pradeep Singh Rawat

Votes: 11,217

48. Kanda Naal Mudhal (2005)

Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Romance

Ramya and Krishna end up catching each others throat whenever they happen to meet. Aravind (Krishna's Friend) parents arrange his marriage with Ramya. Its a smooth story on how love blooms ... See full summary »

Director: Priya | Stars: Regina Cassandra, Devadarshini Chetan, Karthik Kumar, Laila

Votes: 335