Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies That You Should Watch

Mani Ratnam is a person who is responsible for making some beautiful Tamil and Hindi movies. He is also considered as one of the greatest directors of all time. He is also known to have redefined the range and depth of the Indian cinema.  Below is the of Top 10 Mani Ratnam movies.

The list includes both Hindi and Tamil movies.

  • Nayakan

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

This wonderful movie was released in the year 1987. This movie is a Kamal Hassan starrer is a crime-drama film. The movie is basically based on the real-life of Bombay’s underworld don Varadarajan Mudaliar, the movie beautifully portrays a common man’s struggles against a corrupt police force which will put him on the wrong side of the law.

The theme of this movie is based and inspired from the novel, Mario Puzo the godfather. Kamal hassan won the best actor for this film, Nayakan. the film also won awards like the Best Cinematography which was won by P. C. Sriram and Best Art Direction which was won by Thotta Tharani. In the year, 2005, even the magazine TIME included Nayakan in its list of “All-Time 100 Best Films” which is itself a big honour.

  • Mouna Rangam

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

The movie was released in the year 1986. The movie is a romantic-drama that wonderfully narrates the story of Divya Chandramouli. The movie is about a woman who is grieving over the death of his lover and that is when she is convinced into an arrange marriage. The movie is about Divya’s internal conflict between holding onto her past and coming in terms with the present. The film was praised even by the critics. the movie is a beautiful art film which is a must watch as it changes you and explains you many small issues, Again, as said Mani rattan is a gem!

  • Roja

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

The movie was released in the year 1992. In this film,  the great A.R Rahman made his debut as a music composer in this film. The movie is a romantic-thriller. The movie received a lot appreciation from people. It is a story of a woman who is from a village in tamil nadu. The lady marries a  sophisticated city dweller and moves with him to Kashmir, and lives happily until her husband  gets kidnapped by militants.  The soundtracks in this film which are composed by AR Rahman was included in the “10 Best Soundtracks” of all time which was listed by the Time magazine that was issued in year 2005. This movie is must if you are a mani Ratnam or AR Rehman lover.

  • Kannathil Muthamittal.

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

The movie is popularly known by the name ‘a peck on the cheek’. The film was  premiered at the year 2002 Toronto International Film Festival. The movie is a The musical-war-drama that tells us the story of a little girl who is told by her parents that she is adopted.

The girl is very determined to find her birth and true mother and begs to be taken to the country of Sri Lanka, where her mother works with a militant group of activists. This beautiful has won several awards for the performance and story, everything about the movie is so beautiful that you will surely fall in love with the movie and its characters. This is a beautiful tale which is worth watching. You will surely love the acting, the writing and the execution.

  • Bombay

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

The movie was released in the year 1995. The film Is about the events that occurred particularly during the period of December 1992 to January 1993 in India, the movie is related about the controversy that surrounded the Babri Masjid, its demolition on and increased religious tensions in the city of Bombay (now known as Mumbai) which further led to the Bombay Riots.

The movie was It was a huge blockbuster in the box office. As the movie was based on the true events, it won million hearts. You must watch this beauty and appreciate the acting, execution and writing. The movie will definitely be stay with you for a long time.  It is a must watch movie.

  • Raavanan (2010)

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

Raavanan was released in the year 2010. The beautiful film is just mani Ratnam’s way of telling abput Ramayana. the movie is visually very beautiful and goregpus. The storyline of the movie is not that great thou but still the moie overall a wonderful film and surely a must watch.

The movie has a thin storyline with relatively shallow characters. Vikram did an amazing job of portraying the Veeraiya and Aishwarya Rai. The characters look as graceful as ever. The unique style of visual narration is quite interesting and sure to watch. The song of the movie are beautiful and lovely as they are composed by the one and only AR Rahman.

  • Anjali

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

This movie was released in the year 1990. It is a decorated psychological-drama. Even when the movie was not liked by critics, the movie won three national awards. The movie is exceptionally written. The characters have delieverd beautiful work. The movie deals with a story of a dying mentally disabled child and the emotional trauma his family faces. The movie is very emotional and is considered as a masterpiece by Mani Ratnam. It is a must watch as this movie will help you experience your deepest emotions.

  • Agni Natchathiram.

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

This movie was released in the year 1988,. It is a action-drama.  The movie was a hit and it also completed a 200-day run at the box office. It even topped the Chennai box office on its opening weekend with around ₹10 lakh distributor share. The film even won 2 Filmfare awards, 3 State awards and 5 Cinema Express awards.

The movie deals with a story of two half-brothers who fight for their claim as the legitimate son of their common father. The movie is perfect. The acting, writing, characters, visual, sound, everything was just perfect. This movie is a real gem. You really need to watch this movie as Mani retnam is just amazing.

  • Gitanjali

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

When the movie was released, it won million hearts. The movie got both commercial success and was also liked by the critics. The movie also won the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment and also seven Nandi Awards. It tells the story of two ill people, Gitanjali and Prakash. Both of them just have six months of life left and they both fall in love. Nagarjuna became the heart-throb of Andhra after the release of this movie. It is a romantic and very emotional film. The movie will surely make you feel wonderful and sad at the same time.  

  • Pallavi annu Pallavi.

Top 10 Mani Ratnam Movies

This movie was directed by Mani Ratnam. The movie has Anil Kapoor, Lakshmi and Kiran Vairale as the lead roles. This beautifully directed movie deals with a plot of a committed young man who fall in love with an older woman.  This movie did not have much commercial success but it was loved by the critics. And award committees. You will love this beautifully directed movie as not o ly the story but even because of the actors, this movie is worth watch.  

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