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Best Tamil Movies: From romantic films to amazing action content – Tamil cinema is a mixed bag of entertainment. Going by the reviews from critics and film buffs, here’s an organized list of the top-rated Telugu movies.  You can look for your favourite Tamil movies in this list which features several critically and commercially acclaimed films. Sit back and check this page whenever you feel the urge to watch a top rated Tamil movies of 2020. This list is updated with new releases all year round.

Kavalthurai Ungal Nanban

Kavalthurai Ungal Nanban

27 Nov 2020 | 2 hrs 6 mins

| Tamil | Drama | UA

Suresh Ravi, Raveena Ravi, Mime Gopi

Critic's Rating: 3.5
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Synopsis:A young man gets into a tussle with the cops and his life takes a turn for the worse.

Soorarai Pottru

Soorarai Pottru

30 Oct 2020 | 2 hrs 33 mins

| Tamil | Action, Drama | U

suriya, Aparna Balamurali, Mohan Babu, Karunas

Critic's Rating: 3.5
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Synopsis:A man from a village dreams of creating a revolution by starting a lowcost airline. Can his dreams take wings?

Kannum Kannum Kollaiyadithaal

Kannum Kannum Kollaiyadithaal

28 Feb 2020 | 2 hrs 2 mins

| Tamil | Romance | U

Dulquer Salmaan, Ritu Varma, Gautham Vasudev Menon, Niranjani Ahathain

Critic's Rating: 3.5
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Synopsis:Desingh Periyasamy displays a flair for this material both in his writing and making.

Oh My Kadavule

Oh My Kadavule

14 Feb 2020 | 2 hrs 31 mins

| Tamil | Comedy, Romance | UA

Ashok Selvan, Ritika Singh, Vani Bhojan

Critic's Rating: 3.5
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Synopsis:Despite some conventional turns, Oh My Kadavule is a refreshing romance.

Psycho

Psycho

24 Jan 2020 | 2 hrs 14 mins

| Tamil | Thriller | A

Udhayanidhi Stalin, Aditi Rao Hydari, Nithya Menen

Critic's Rating: 3.5
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Synopsis:First-rate filmmaking combines with perceptive writing to make 'Psycho' a unique experience.

Andhaghaaram

Andhaghaaram

24 Nov 2020 | 2 hrs 51 mins

| Tamil | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | UA

Vinoth Kishan, Pooja Ramachandran, Arjun Das, Misha Ghoshal, Kumar Natarajan

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:A youngster haunted by the voice of a man over telephone seeks helps from a psychiatrist. But little does he know that he, the psychiatrist and a visually challenged librarian whose landline instrument he is now using, share a connection that is beyond surreal.

Ka Pae Ranasingam

Ka Pae Ranasingam

02 Oct 2020 | 2 hrs 57 mins

| Tamil | Drama

vijay sethupathi, Aishwarya Rajesh, P. Samuthirakani, Yogi Babu

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:A woman fights to bring the body of her husband - who has died abroad - back to India, despite the odds being stacked against her.

Lock Up

Lock Up

14 Aug 2020 | 1 hr 30 mins

| Tamil | Crime, Thriller | UA

Vaibhav Reddy, Venkat Prabhu, Vani Bhojan, Mime Gopi, Eswari Rao

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:A positive factor is the lack of unnecessary deviation from the main plot and the way unsolved sub-plots are connected in the latter half.

Dharala Prabhu

Dharala Prabhu

13 Mar 2020 | 2 hrs 2 mins

| Tamil | Comedy | UA

Harish Kalyan, Tanya Hope, Vivek

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:A better background score and more effort on the emotional scenes would have made the movie a perfect remake.

Gypsy

Gypsy

06 Mar 2020 | 2 hrs 25 mins

| Tamil | Drama | UA

Jiiva, Natasha Singh, Lal Jose, Sunny Wayne

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:Gypsy which talks about the politicisation of religion, is a film that couldn’t have come out at a better time.

Baaram

Baaram

21 Feb 2020 | 1 hr 32 mins

| Tamil | Drama | A

Adhini, Ajith

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:Baaram is more documentary-ish, with the director stripping away the drama in the plot as much as possible.

Mafia: Chapter 1

Mafia: Chapter 1

21 Feb 2020 | 2 hrs 2 mins

| Tamil | Drama | UA

Arun Vijay, Prasanna, Priya Bhavani Sankar

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:Mafia would appeal to fans of action movies, especially those which have stylish narcotics backdrop.

Seeru

Seeru

07 Feb 2020 | 2 hrs 4 mins

| Tamil | Action, Drama | UA

Jiiva, Riya Suman, Sathish, Varun, navdeep

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:The director keeps the narration engaging with hardly any lull.

Vaanam Kottattum

Vaanam Kottattum

07 Feb 2020 | 2 hrs 18 mins

| Tamil | Drama, Family | U

Vikram Prabhu, Aishwarya Rajesh, Madonna Sebastian, R. Sarathkumar, Radikaa Sarathkumar

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:Vaanam Kottatum is what you would get if a relationship drama with an ensemble cast, like Namma Veettu Pillai or Kadaikutty Singam, gets the Mani Ratnam treatment.

Darbar

Darbar

09 Jan 2020 | 2 hrs 40 mins

| Tamil | Action, Thriller | UA

Rajinikanth, Nayanthara, Prateik Babbar, Suniel Shetty, Nivetha Thomas, Yogi Babu, Thambi Ramaiah, Jatin Sarna, Nawab Shah, Dalip Tahil

Critic's Rating: 3.0
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Synopsis:A commercial cocktail of action and drama

Yen Peyar Anandhan

Yen Peyar Anandhan

27 Nov 2020 | 2 hrs 2 mins

| Tamil | Drama | U

Athulya Ravi, Deepak Paramesh, Santhosh Prathap, Aravind Rajagopal

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:A short-filmmaker who is about to begin the shoot of his debut feature film gets kidnapped. What do the kidnappers want?

Naanga Romba Busy

Naanga Romba Busy

14 Nov 2020 | 2 hrs 35 mins

| Tamil | Comedy, Crime | UA

Yogi Babu, Shruti Marathe, Rittika Sen, Prasanna, Mottai Rajendran, VTV Ganesh, Ashwin Kakumanu

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:Set against the infamous demonetisation period of 2016, the lives of three men desperate for money, intertwine in this comedy.

Penguin

Penguin

19 Jun 2020 | 2 hrs 12 mins

| Tamil | Drama, Thriller

Keerthy Suresh, Mukhyamantri Chandru, Ragini Chandran, Siri Prahlad

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:A pregnant woman goes in search of her first child, who has been missing for six years.

Velvet Nagaram

Velvet Nagaram

06 Mar 2020 | 2 hrs 2 mins

| Tamil | Thriller | U

Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, Prakash Raghavan, Kannan Ponnaiyah, Kasthuri Shankar, Madhan Kumar, Malavika Sundar

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:The major positive aspect of the film is the realistic performances of all the artistes.

Draupathi

Draupathi

28 Feb 2020 | 2 hrs 39 mins

| Tamil | Drama | UA

Nishanth, Richard Rishi, Aaru Bala, Jeeva Ravi, Karunas, Sheela

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:The film isn’t as explosive as its trailer portrayed it to be.

God Father

God Father

21 Feb 2020 | 2 hrs 2 mins

| Tamil | Action, Drama, Thriller | U

Natarajan Subramaniam, Ananya, Lal, Ashwanth Ashokkumar, G. Marimuthu

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:Godfather isn’t exactly a letdown, but it certainly doesn’t live up to the promise of its juicy premise.

Naan Sirithal

Naan Sirithal

14 Feb 2020 | 2 hrs 19 mins

| Tamil | Drama, Comedy | U

Hiphop Tamizha, Iswarya Menon, K.S. Ravikumar, Munishkanth, Badava Gopi

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:Most of the comedy scenes fall flat and you don’t get enough reasons to empathise with the protagonist’s condition.

Naadodigal 2

Naadodigal 2

31 Jan 2020 | 2 hrs 16 mins

| Tamil | Drama, Comedy | UA

M. Sasikumar, Anjali, Athulya Ravi, bharani

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:Naadodigal-2 often sacrifices story to drive home its message.

Rajavukku Check

Rajavukku Check

24 Jan 2020 | 2 hrs 9 mins

| Tamil | Drama, Thriller | UA

Cheran, Srushti Dange, Nandana Varma, Sarayu

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:A half-decent thriller that fails to live up to the potential of its plot.

Pattas

Pattas

15 Jan 2020 | 2 hrs 15 mins

| Tamil | Action, Drama | U

Dhanush, Mehreen Pirzada, Naveen Chandra, Sneha, Munishkanth

Critic's Rating: 2.5
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Synopsis:A formulaic action drama that is predictable from start to finish.

Quota

Quota

20 Nov 2020 | 1 hr 46 mins

| Tamil | Drama | U

Chella, Naresh Madeswar, Bhavaz, Saji Subarna, Niharika

Critic's Rating: 2.0
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Synopsis:When the head of a poor family dies, his son tries to get his family out of their financial woes by taking part in a sporting event.

Silence

Silence

02 Oct 2020 | 2 hrs 6 mins

| Tamil | Thriller

R. Madhavan, Anushka Shetty, Anjali, Michael Madsen, Shalini Pandey, subbaraju

Critic's Rating: 2.0
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Synopsis:A famous cellist is found murdered in a haunted house and his fiancée, a speech-and-hearing challenged artist, who managed to flee the place, is hospitalised. A lady cop tries to crack the case — was the criminal a ghost or a person?

Ponmagal Vandhal

Ponmagal Vandhal

29 May 2020

| Tamil | Drama, Thriller | UA

Jyothika, K. Bhagyaraj, Prathap Pothen, Parthiban Radhakrishnan, Pandiarajan, Vidya Pradeep, Akshara Kishor

Critic's Rating: 2.0
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Synopsis:Ponmagal Vandhal is an unapologetic message movie in the guise of a courtroom drama and banks solely on the crusader zeal of its lead star to help it get a favourable verdict from the audiences.

Walter

Walter

13 Mar 2020 | 2 hrs 2 mins

| Tamil | Action, Thriller | UA

Sibi Sathyaraj, Gautham Vasudev Menon, Shirin Kanchwala, Charlie, Munishkanth

Critic's Rating: 2.0
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Synopsis:Walter is a cat-and-mouse cop story between a sincere cop and a well-reputed person in the society.

College Kumar

College Kumar

06 Mar 2020 | 1 hr 57 mins

| Tamil | Drama | U

Rahul Vijay, Priya Vadlamani, Prabhu, Madhu Raghunath, Manobala, Nasser

Critic's Rating: 2.0
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Synopsis:The lack of impactful emotional scenes, clichéd sequences, absence of nativity and an unappealing screenplay spoil the plot.