10 BEST TAMIL CRIME THRILLER MOVIES TO WATCH ON AMAZON PRIME

Friday, November 25th, 2022

The OTT platforms have some great South Indian movies you do not want to miss. Amazon Prime Video offers some great crime thrillers movies to keep you hooked till the end. Tamil cinema has a good sense of creating exciting and suspenseful thriller movies to keep its audience engaged. Tamil thrillers movies are receiving love from across the country. You will find a vast collection of Tamil thrillers on Amazon Prime that you should not miss. Here are the best Tamil Crime Thrillers movies on Amazon Prime Video.

1. Imaikkaa Nodigal

Imaikkaa Nodigal is an action thriller film starring Nayanthara, Atharvaa, Raashi Khanna, Vijay Sethupathi, Manasvi Kottachi, and Anurag Kashyap as the main characters. The film got a good response from critics and the audience and was written and directed by R. Ajay Gnanamuthu. The film tells how an intelligent CBI officer catches a serial killer.

2. Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru

Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru is a neo-noir crime thriller Tamil film, a blockbuster hit directed and written by Karthick Naren. The film features Rahman as the main cast, with Prakash Vijayaraghavan and Ashwin Kumar. The film revolves around Deepak, who loses his leg during an investigation and ends his career as an officer.

3. Maanagaram

Maanagaram is a hyperlink action thriller Tamil film directed and written by Lokesh Kanagaraj and features Sri, Sundeep Kishan, and Regina Cassandra as the main cast. The film follows the story of four youngsters who move to the city to fulfill their dreams. However, their life gets interlinked when a malicious gangster threatens them, and they must work together to defeat him.

4. Maayavan

Maayavan is produced, co-written, and directed by C. V. Kumar, starring Sundeep Kishan and Lavanya Tripathi as the main characters. It is a science fiction thriller film that received positive reviews from critics and audiences. The plot follows a police officer, Kumarana assigns a mission to solve the mysterious murders and track down the serial killer.

5. Ratsasan

Ratsasan is a slasher psychological thriller Tamil film written and directed by Ram Kumar. The film has Vishnu Vishal, Amala Paul, and Saravanan as the main characters. Later, the film was remade in Hindi as Cuttputlli and in Telugu titles as Rakshasudu. The film revolves around Arun, who wanted to be a director, but after his father’s death, he became a police officer.

6. Papanasam

Papanasam is a drama thriller Tamil film remake of the 2013 Malayalam film Drishyam, a blockbuster hit. Directed and written by Jeethu Joseph, the film features Kamal Haasan and Gautami as the main characters, with Esther Anil, Asha Sarath, and Roshan Basheer. The film revolves around Suyambu, who protects his family when they come under suspicion when the son of the Inspector-general goes missing.

7. Vellai Pookal

Vellai Pookal is a crime thriller Tamil film starring Vivekh, Charle, Pooja Devariya, Dev, and Paige Henderson as the main cast. The film follows a retired police officer having great reasoning powers and solves a series of clueless crimes in his neighborhood. Directed by debutant Vivek Elangovan, the film received praise from critics and audiences with positive reviews.

8. Anbirkiniyal

Anbirkiniyal is a Tamil survival thriller film starring Arun Pandian, his daughter Keerthi and Praveen Raja as the main characters. Keerthi plays the role of a woman who unintentionally gets locked in a freezer room and survives to stay alive. Directed by Gokul, it is the remake of the 2019 Malayalam film Helen.

9. Adhe Kangal

Adhe Kangal is an action thriller Tamil film directed and written by Rohin Venkatesan. The film received positive reviews at the box office and became a sleeper hit. Starring Kalaiyarasan, Janani, and Sshivada as the main cast and follows the story of Varun Murali, an owner and chief of a restaurant who falls in love with his customer, Deepa.

10. Rajathandhiram

Rajathandhiram, directed and written by debutant A. G. Amid, is a heist thriller film featuring Veera and Regina Cassandra as the main cast. The film revolves around Arjun and his friend, who plan a big-time heist to help Arjun’s girlfriend. Michelle. However, this plan of them leads to big trouble. Later the film was remade in Kannada and titled Panta.