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Karthi's 10 Best movies worth watching, with OTT streaming links

Karthik Sivakumar (Karthi), Son of actor Sivakumar and younger brother of actor Surya, is celebrating his 43rd birthday today. On this speci...

Karthi's 10 Best movies worth watching
Karthik Sivakumar (Karthi), Son of actor Sivakumar and younger brother of actor Surya, is celebrating his 43rd birthday today. On this special occasion lets his top 10 must watch movies.

The actor who started his film career as an assistant director to filmmaker Mani Ratnam in 'Aayutha Ezhuthu', made on screen debut through Ameer's 'Paruthiveeran'. By choosing the right story and characters, the actor gave back to back hits down the year. He then went on to act in box office hits like Aayirathil Oruvan, Paiyaa, Madras, Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru and Kaithi among more.

By giving the actor birthday bumps, lets see the 10 must watch movies of Karthi.

Paruthiveeran (2007)

Paruthiveeran
Karthi's debut performance as a careless village ruffian was widely appreciated by critics and he won Filmfare award for best actor. Priyamani won National award for best actress for this romantic drama directed by Ameer. Inspired by a true incident in a still largely caste-driven countryside, Sultan uses a real village near the renowned temple town of Madurai in southern India and 60 non-professionals as a large part of the cast.

Set against a rural backdrop, this double action thriller revolves around Ratnavel Pandian, a tough policeman who cleans up the village, which is virtually ruled by criminal elements.
Spinning a story of a love gone horribly wrong in a community whose people settle scores in bloody killings, the director lets prevailing customs and festivals form a backdrop to a powerful narrative.

Watch Paruthiveeran on Prime Video

Watch it online on Youtube for free

Aayirathil Oruvan (2010)

Aayirathil Oruvan (2010)
Written and directed by Selvaraghavan, Aayirathil Oruvan released in 2010 said to be first part of the two part period adventure drama. The movie stars Karthi, Reemma Sen and Andrea Jeremiah in the lead with Parthiepan playing a pivotal role. Though it received mixed reviews after long delay in release, the actors performance is appreciated by critics. The movie also won Filmfare's best supporting actor for Parthiepan. Fans are eager to see the second part of the movie.

Chandramouli, a famous archeologist, goes missing while on a research to Vietnam in order to search for any existence of the prince of the Chola dynasty. Anitha, a government officer, and Lavanya, Chandramouli's daughter seeks Muthu's help. All embark on an adventurous journey to find him are taken to dying Chola Kingdom.

Watch Aayirathil Oruvan on SunNXT

Naan Mahaan Alla (2010)

Naan Mahaan Alla (2010)
Written and directed by Suseenthiran, the movie stars Karthi, Kajal Aggarwal, Jayaprakash and Soori. Actor Vijay Sethupathi makes a cameo appearance in the film. In this suspence thriller, Karthi deliver a very raw performance of a guy who sets out avenge the death of his father by a local gang. The movie was lauded for his taut narration and highly realistic stunts.

Jeeva is a young man who lives a carefree, jobless life with his parents in Chennai. As he tries to convince his girlfriend Priya's father for their marriage, Jeeva realizes he needs to earn money and even takes on a job, but his honest and carefree attitude invites nothing but trouble. However, all of this sweet innocence starts to fade away when his father Pragasam is attacked by a gang of killers whose crimes he witnessed. With violence escalating, Jeeva now must prepare himself for a transformation.

Watch it online on Jio Cinemas

Watch it online on Youtube for free

Paiyaa (2010)

Paiyaa (2010)
Written, produced and directed by N. Linguswamy, the movie stars Karthi and Tamannaah. This muscial hit received positive reviews from critics and become a box-office hit.

The film follows the journey of two strangers – a jobless carefree man, living in Bangalore, and a woman with whom he has fallen in love. Upon the woman's request, he drives her to Mumbai, while a group of gangsters follow them, planning to kidnap the woman. Meanwhile, the man also has a past in the city and he goes there to sort it out.

Watch it in Youtube for free

Siruthai (2011)

Siruthai (2011)
Directed by Siva, Karthi played dual roles for the first time. Karthi has gone completely "mass" with ‘Siruthai’. The director earned 'Siruthai' Siva name after this movie. Though it is a remake, Karthi performance was well appreciated in the movie. Karthi is a natural when it comes to comedy, and the opening scenes featuring him and Santhanam are sure to bring in the laughs. And he is very convincing and eminently watchable as the fearless and almost indestructible Rathnavel Pandian too. The movie is a big commercial success.

Set against a rural backdrop, this double action thriller revolves around Ratnavel Pandian, a tough policeman who cleans up the village, which is virtually ruled by criminal elements.

Watch Siruthai on HotStar

Madras (2014)

Madras (2014)
Written and directed by Pa. Ranjith, the movie stars Karthi, Catherine Tresa, and Kalaiyarasan in the lead roles. Karthi has won best actor award at SIMMA and Filmfare.

This political drama is all about wall, which is a source of discontent between two political rivals. Kaali and his friend Anbu, who is a party worker, get embroiled in this clash, which only gets bloody thereafter.

Watch Madras on HotStar

Kaashmora (2016)

Kaashmora (2016)
Written and directed by Gokul, Kaashmora is a supernatural action comedy film which features Karthi in dual roles for the second time after Siruthai as the protagonist and antagonist respectively alongside Nayanthara, Sri Divya and Vivek in the lead roles. Karthi has been given a big role in the film and he has delivered on multiple fronts: both as the anti-hero and the restless spirit. Karthi has done a lot of hard work and it shows.

Kaashmora is a con artist gets locked up with his family inside a bungalow haunted by 14 ghosts and the only way to get out is to fulfil their wishes. The plot unfolds through multiple flashbacks to ancient times, when Raj Nayak was a fearless and bloodthirsty warrior. Later it is about how Kaashmora solve the riddle of this fearsome spirit and get his family out alive.

Watch Kaashmora on Prime Video

Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru (2017)

Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru (2017)
Written and directed by H. Vinoth, the movie is based on true events from the Operation Bawaria case, which involved the nefarious activity of dacoits and its eventual containment by Tamil Nadu police. Karthi and Rakul Preet Singh play the lead roles in this movie. Karthi packs a punch as Theeran and achieves the same earnestness that his brother Suriya brought forth in his earlier cop flicks Kaakha Kaakha and the Singam franchise. The actor received Filmfare and Edison award in the best actor category.

An honest police officer finds himself transferred again and again due to his sincerity. After his latest transfer, he comes across a file that involves a gang of ruthless thieves who loot and kill along the highway.

Watch Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru on Prime Video

Kadaikutty Singam (2018)

Kadaikutty Singam (2018)
Written and directed by Pandiraj , the film stars Karthi, Sayyeshaa, Arthana Binu with a supporting cast including Sathyaraj. This family action drama received Vikadan Cinema award for Popular film and SIIMA award for Best Director.

The movie is about a family-loving farmer, born as sixth son with five elder sisters, in a small town devotes himself to keeping his large family together despite his own dreams and pursuits, which include a romance with the niece of a murderer whom he had imprisoned and who is out for revenge.

Watch Kadaikutty Singam on Prime Video

Kaithi (2019)

Kaithi (2019)
Written and directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, the film stars Karthi in the main lead role with Narain and Dheena in pivotal roles. Kaithi received highly positive reviews from critics who praised Karthi’s performance, Lokesh’s direction and the screenplay.

The film follows Dilli, a recently freed prisoner who is arrested due to suspicion while en route to meet his daughter for the first time in life. When a number of police officers are poisoned at a party following a drug bust, Inspector Bejoy enlists Dilli's help to drive the officers to hospital in a lorry, in exchange for seeing his daughter. Dilli, Bejoy and the lorry's owner find themselves in a chase with the criminals and must race against time to reach hospital and also save a police station about to come under siege.

Watch Kaithi on HotStar

Did we miss any of your favourite movies? Let us know in comments section.

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  1. Thozha and Briyani are good ones.

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  2. Most or all of karthi movies are good. can watch atleast one time

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  3. karthi's movie selections are better than suriya

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    1. karthik suriya va vida perusu da..

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