Rajinikanth is the South-Indian superstar who mainly works in Tamil cinema. He was born in 1950 in Bengaluru. He is famous by his professional name, but his original name is Shivaji Rao Gaikwad. During his acting career of over five decades, he has worked in more than 160 films in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali, and Malayalam. He is regarded as the most successful actor in the history of Indian cinema. He has a huge fan base and is also a recipient of Padma Bhushan in 2000, Padma Vibhushan in 2016, and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2019 for his immense contribution to Indian cinema.
2.0 is a Tamil-language Indian action-fantasy movie released in the year 2018. The film was directed by S. Shankar, starring , Rajinikanth, , and others. It was the second part of the film Enthiran in Tamil and Robot in Hindi release. The film depicts a strange event when all phones start flying in the city, causing panic among the citizens. A council of politicians and scientists was convinced to discuss the possibilities. Vaseegaran suggested getting the Chitti reactivated, but a council member, Dhinendra Bohra, opposed it because his father was killed by Chitti.
Lingaa is a Tamil-language action-drama movie released on the 12th of December 2014. The film’s director was K.S. Ravikumar, and it was produced under Rockline Entertainment. The film starred Rajinikanth,
, and Jagapathi Bahu in lead roles. The story begins in a small village where Solaiyur Dam is a symbol of prosperity and hope for the village people. However, Nagabooshan, a corrupt MP, wants to destroy the dam to build a new one so that he can earn millions in construction contracts.
Jalier is an Indian Tamil-language comedy action-drama movie released on the 10th of August 2023. The film’s director was Nelson Dilipkumar, and it was produced under Sun Pictures. The film starred Rajinikanth,
, Vinayakan, and others. The story depicts a retired police officer, Muthuvel Pandian, who lives in Kodambakkam. His son, ACP Arjun, investigates the case of gangster Varman. He goes missing when he gets closer to Varman, and the police department covers up by spreading the word that he may have committed suicide. Muthuvel is now set to take revenge of Arjun.
Enthiran is an Indian Tamil-language science-fiction action movie released on the 1st of October 2010. The film’s director was Shankar and it was produced under Sun Pictures. The film starred
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
, and others. The story depicts scientist Dr. Vaseegaran, who invents a human AI robot named Chitti after a decade of research work. Vaseegaran works to install an emotions program in Chitti, due to which he falls in love with Vaseegaran’s girlfriend.
5. Shivaji: The Boss
Shivaji: The Boss is an Indian Tamil-language action romantic-drama movie released on the 15th of June 2007. The film’s director was Shankar, and it was produced under AVM Productions. The film starred Rajinikanth, Vivek,
, Suman, Sathyan, and others. The story depicts Sivaji Arumugam, a successful and wealthy Indian software engineer. He returns to India after earning of 10 years in America. He aims to work for his desire of establishing a non-profit organization called Shivaji Foundation. The foundation contains hospitals, universities, and industry to provide facilities to the poor free of charge.
Kabali is an Indian Tamil-language action-thriller movie released on the 22nd of July 2016. The film’s director was Pa. Ranjith, which was produced under V Creations. The film starred
, and Rajinikanth in lead roles. The story depicts a gangster Kabali who is released from prison after 25 years of imprisonment on a false charge of a massacre. Loga tells Kabali that if his wife was alive, she might be sold for prostitution. Kabali becomes angry and drives the car over to Loga. Moreover, this incident made him to think about his wife.
7. Andhaa Kaanoon
Andhaa Kaanoon is an Indian Bollywood action-drama movie released in 1983. The film’s director was T. Rama Rao, starring
, Danny Denzongpa, and others. The story depicts
, who is set to take revenge against three men who killed some of his loved ones. Vijay’s sister, Durga, joined the police to take revenge against those three through lawful means. Vijay does not believe in the law and wants to kill them all one by one by taking the law into his own hands.
Annaatthe is an Indian Tamil-language action drama movie released on the 4th of November 2021. The film’s director was Siva, which was produced under Sun Pictures. The film starred Rajinikanth, Meena, Khushbu,
, Nayanthara, and others. The story moves around Kaalaiyan, a local savior and village president in Soorakkottai. Due to his ideals, he clashed with Nattadurai, a rival village leader, who controls the village by scaring people.
Darbar is an Indian Tamil-language action thriller-drama movie released on the 9th of January 2020. The film’s director was AR Murugadoss, and it was produced under Lyca Productions. The film starred Rajinikanth,
, Nayanthara, and others. The story depicts Aditya Arunachalam, a police commissioner in Mumbai, seeking to kill numerous gangsters in police encounters. Hari learns about Ajay’s murder and secretly enters India through the Indo-Bangladesh border.
Kaala is an Indian Tamil-language action thriller movie released on the 7th of June 2018. The film’s director was Pa. Ranjith, and it was produced under Wunderbar Films. The film starred Rajinikanth,
, Samuthirakani, and others. The story is set in a slum of Dharavi, where southern migrated people live. A ruthless MP, Haridev wants to construct a building on the land under his construction company. Kaala, who is like the godfather of the people in Dharavi, opposes Hari’s plans and wants to protect the land for his people.