When it comes to murder mysteries, thrillers that have you on the edge of your seat, and Bollywood and Hollywood blockbusters, you’ve probably seen it all in this genre. The language barrier isn’t an issue if you’re a fan of the film.
Top 10 Best South Indian Movies Of All Time
Here are a few of the top South Indian films in this category:.
1. Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru
While investigating the unexplained murder of a couple, a police officer loses his leg. The film is a Tamil sleeper success and critically acclaimed thriller. His past includes some unexpected twists and turns to be relearned years later.
Drishyam, a 2013 Malayalam thriller directed by Jeethu Joseph, is the inspiration for this 2014 Telugu thriller. Critical praise and financial success have made it popular. All at once, Drushyam is a sorrowful, moving, and frightening experience.
You can’t deny that this Tamil criminal thriller has received numerous national and international awards for good reason! It throws light on police corruption, the misery of the immigrant community, and the never-ending conflict between good and evil in our society..
4. Anjaam Pathira
Anwar, a consulting criminologist who works with the Kerala police to solve a unique run of serial killings, is the focus of this Malayalam compelling thriller.
A contemporary Kannada suspense thriller with a relatable plot and cast. You’ll be on the edge of your seat the entire time because the story is so fast-paced. In terms of cybercrime films, this is the only one worth seeing.
Samantha Akkineni and Aadhi Pinisetty appear in a bilingual supernatural drama that is so creepy and unnerving that it will leave you feeling dizzy for a few days after you watch it.
7. Vikram Vedha
The Tamil film, based on the legend ‘Vikram Betaal,’ stars Madhavan and Vijay Sethupathi in the leading roles. An honest police inspector’s pursuit of a deadly criminal evolves into an emotional roller coaster that you can’t help but feel for the characters.
Slow-paced, interesting, and packed with outstanding acting, this Kannada police-drama is a must-see. This film is best enjoyed by those who appreciate long-winded tales.
It’s only for the Bravehearts to view this psychological crime thriller/horror hybrid.
10. Mumbai Police
ACP Antony Moses is the protagonist of this Malayalam film, in which he is attempting to reclaim his memories following a fatal car accident. The film’s climax is one of the best ever witnessed in a Malayalam movie.