Best Tamil Movies Of 2022 (So Far) You Shouldn’t Miss This Year


South Indian Hindi dubbed movies are quite popular not only in India but across the world. ‘Kollywood’ or the Tamil cinema industry features the Tamil language movies. Tamil movies have a huge audience base and dominate the Indian Film industry. The Hindi dubbed Tamil movies come out in several genres and have interesting plots. In 2022 a number of amazing Tamil films were released, and we have added a few of the top rated Tamil movies here.

Here is a list of some of the latest and the best Tamil movies of 2022 that you shouldn’t miss:

1. Taanakkaran

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One of the latest Tamil movies 2022 is Taanakkaran, a period police drama starring Vikram Prabhu in the titular role with Madhusudhan Rao, Anjali S Nair, Livingston, Lal, and M. S. Bhaskar in supporting roles. It is the directorial debut of Tamizh which received a positive response from the audience and is one of the top rated 2022 Tamil movies.

IMDb Rating: 8.2

Director: Tamizh

Where to watch: Hotstar

2. Mahaan

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Mahaan is one of the best Tamil movies 2022 in Amazon Prime. It is a Tamil thriller movie that revolves around the life of a middle-aged school teacher who gets abandoned by his family. Gandhi Mahaan rediscovers himself and becomes a billionaire after facing several challenges. It is one of the best OTT Tamil movies 2022 that is a must-watch.

IMDb Rating: 7.7

Director: Karthik Subbaraj

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

3. Mudhal Nee Mudivum Nee

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This coming-of-age drama film received positive responses from the audience and reviewers. The plot revolves around a few teenagers studying in a Catholic school in the 1990s. The cast comprises of new artists and it is also the directorial debut of Darbuka Siva.

IMDb Rating: 8.0

Director: Darbuka Siva

Where to watch: Zee5

4. FIR

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FIR : Faizal Ibrahim Raiz is an action thriller that stars Vishnu Vishal in the lead role. The movie has received praise from the critics and have been a massive success in the box office. It is on the path of becoming one of the best 2022 Tamil movies. The movie is available on Amazon Prime Video.

IMDb Rating: 7.1

Director: Manu Anand

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

5. Hey! Sinamika

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Titled after a line from a song in Mani Ratnam’s O Kaadhal Kanmani, Hey! Sinamika is Brinda’s directorial debut. The cast includes Aditi Rao Hydari, Dulquer Salmaan, and Kajal Aggarwal so look out for some stunning performances. One of the best new Tamil movies 2022 on Netflix.

IMDb Rating: 6.1

Director: Brinda

Where to watch: Netflix

Also Read: 25 Tamil Romantic Movies From South India That Can Be Watched In Hindi

6. Nenjuku Needhi

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Nenjuku Needhi is an 2022 Tamil political drama film produced by Boney Kapoor. It is a remake of the 2019 Hindi film Article 15 directed by Arunraja Kamaraj. The movie stars Aari Arujunan, Udhayanidhi Stalin, Tanya Ravichandran and Shivani Rajasekhar.

IMDb Rating: 8.1

Director: Arunraja Kamaraj

Where to watch: Theatres

7. Valimai

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One of the most anticipated and best Tamil movies of 2022 with a stunning cast including Ajith Kumar. The action thriller showcases stunning cinematography and editing directed by H. Vinoth.

IMDb Rating: 6.2

Director: H. Vinoth

Where to watch: Zee5

8. Veeramae Vagai Soodum

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A Tamil action thriller, directed by Thu Pa Saravanan stars Vishal and Dimple Hayathi in the lead roles. Veeramae Vagai Soodum was also R. N. R. Manohar’s final film because he died on November 17th, 2021, due to COVID-19. Three months after his death, the movie was posthumously released in February 2022. It is one of the best thriller Tamil movies 2022.

IMDb Rating: 6.8

Director: Thu Pa Saravanan

Where to watch: Zee5

9. Don

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One of the best comedy Tamil movies 2022, Don is Cibi Chakaravarthi’s directorial debut. The movie gained a positive response from the audience since its release. The cast includes S. J. Suryah Sivakarthikeyan, and Priyanka Arul Mohan in the central roles.

IMDb Rating: 7.7

Director: Cibi Chakaravarthi

Where to watch: Theatres

10. Etharkkum Thunindhavan

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Etharkkum Thunindhavan is a story of a lawyer seeking justice after he uncovers a criminal network that sexually exploits and threatens young women by recording vidoes, the lawyer embarks on a journey to catch the ruthless leader and bring justice. Etharkkum Thunindhavan (ET) marks Suriya’s 40th film of the actor filmy career.

IMDb Rating: 6.6

Director: Pandiraj

Where to watch: Netflix

11. Sila Nerangalil Sila Manidhargal

After a deadly road accident, the lives of four disturbed youngsters gets connected. They are burdened with the feelings of remorse and regret and try their best to cope with it which eventually transforms them. The movie stars Ashok Selvan and Abi Hassan in the lead roles and is directed by Vishal Venkat.

IMDb Rating: 8.0

Director: Vishal Venkat

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

If you huge fan of Kollywood, you should definitely watch these movies from our list of the Best New Tamil movies 2022.

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