It has been six months since the year 2020 began and dozens of Tamil movies have already hit the theatres. It is too early to curate a list of best Tamil movies of 2020 as we still have six months left to enter 2021.
Since everyone is spending most of the time watching movies nowadays, we have decided to let our readers know which one is the best Tamil movies of 2020. The year 2019 turned out a memorable for Kollywood industry and the ongoing year seems to be no exception.
Without any further ado, let’s have a quick look at the list of best Tamil movies of 2020:
Best Tamil Movies of 2020
Director – A. R. Murugadoss
Cast – Rajnikanth, Nayanthara, Nivetha Thomas and Sunil Shetty
Darbar was one of the most anticipated Tamil movies of 2020. Written and directed by A. R Murugadoss, and produced by Allirajah Subaskaran under the banner of Lyca Productions, Darbar stars Rajinikanth, Nayanthara, Nivetha Thomas, and Sunil Shetty in lead roles.
The film begins with Aaditya Arunasalam, Commissioner of Mumbai Police killing gangsters in Mumbai using encounters. In a flashback, we see Aaditya arriving in Mumbai with his only daughter Valli to become Commissioner of Police. He leaves no stone unturned to get rid of drug mafias using the situation of the kidnapped minister’s daughter as a catalyst.
During the mission, he comes to know about drug supplier Ajay Malhotra, son of industrialist Vinod Malhotra and apprehends him. If you are looking for a best Tamil movies of 2020, you must watch this.
Darbar is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Director – Mysskin
Cast – Udayanidhi Stalin, Aditi Rao Hydari, Nithya Menen and Rajkumar Pitchumani
Psycho is undoubtedly one of the best Tamil movies of 2020. Written and directe dby Mysskin, the film stars Udhayanidhi Stalin, Nithya Menen, Aditi Rao Hydari, and debutant Rajkumar Pitchumani in the lead roles.
The film begins with a psycho executing a woman. Gautham (Udhayanidhi Stalin), who played the role of a blind musician falls in love with a radio jockey named Dagini (played by Aditi Rao Hydari). After multiple attempts by Gautham, Dagini asks him to meet her at a place the she will be mentioning in her radio session.
Dagini, who is waiting for him, sees the pyscho beheading a woman. She gets scared and tries to escape but before she could the place, the psycho manages to sedate her.
Psycho is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
3. Vaanam Kottattum
Director – Dhana Sekaran
Cast – R. Sarathkumar, Raadhika Sarathkumar, Vikram Prabhu, Aishwarya Rajesh, Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, Madonna Sebastian and Nandha
Vaanam Kottattum is one of the highest grossing Tamil movies of 2020. Directed by Dhana Sekaran, the film features R. Sarathkumar, Raadhika Sarathkumar, Vikram Prabhu and Aishwarya Rajesh in the lead roles.
The film begins with Selva (Vikram Prabhu) sees his paternal uncle being stabbed by someone while his family is on a spiritual trip. Selva brings his father Bose Kaalai (Sarathkumar) and they all rush him to the hospital. Bose Kaalai got infuriated thinking that they did it to prevent his elder brother to contest in elections. He goes to their home and kills two people who were the reason behind his brother’s condition. This is an interesting watch.
Vaanam Kottattum is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
4. Kannum Kannum Kollaiyadithaal
Director – Desingh Periyasamy
Cast – Dulquer Salmaan, Ritu Varma, Rakshan and Niranjani Ahathian
Kannum Kannum Kollaiyadithaal is the next film in our list of best Tamil movies of 2020. Written and directed by Desingh Periyasamy, the film stars Dulquer Salmaan and Ritu Varma in the lead roles. Besides its Tamil version, it was also subbed in Telugu version Kanulu Kanulanu Dochayante as well.
It is an amazing romantic thriller with plenty of twists and turns to keep you glued throughout the film. It is about two brothers namely Siddharth (Dulquer Salmaan) and Kallis alias Kaliswaran Moorthy (Rakshan), who spend their most of the time partying with girls.
Siddharth falls in love with a beautician named Meera (Ritu Varma) and proposes to her and she agrees. Kallis has a crush on Meera’s friend, Shreya (Niranjani Ahathian). The guys spend their money and soon realise they are running low. If you romantic thriller, you will surely love this one as well.
Kannum Kannum Kollaiyadithaal is streaming on Netflix.
5. Oh My Kadavule
Director – Ashwath Marimuthu
Cast – Ashok Selvan, Ritika Singh, Vani Bhoja and Sha Ra
Oh My Kadavule is one of the best Tamil movies of 2020. Written and directed by Ashwath Marimuthu, the fantasy romantic comedy film stars Ashok Selvan, Ritika Singh and Vani Bhojan in the lead roles.
The story of the film revolves around Arjun (Ashok Selvan), Anu (Ritika Singh) and Mani (Sha Ra) are best friends since childhood. When they gather to celebrate Arjun passing his Engineering arrear exams, Anu suddenly asks Arjun to marry her, to which he agrees.
One year later, Anu and Arjun are filing a mutual divorce in court. A man (Ramesh Thilak) sits behind Arjun and predicts that he won’t get his divorce on that day as his wife will faint and be rushed to the hospital, then he provides him a visiting card and disappears. The film will keep you stuck to your seat until it ends.
Oh, My Kadavule is streaming on ZEE5.
These are five of the best Tamil movies of 2020. This list was last updated on August 4, 2020, we will keep it updating on a weekly basis.