Top 10 Tamil Ghost Movies

This List shows the Best Ghost movies which entertained Tamil Cinema Audience...

The Top Ten

1 Chandramukhi

Super Bumber Toper

Super Star Rajinikanth's Chandramukhi is considered as the Finest Ghost Movie in Tamil.Chandramukhi has become the Synonym for Ghost in Tamil Audience Mind.This Movie ran for 800+ Days in Tamil Nadu, considered as Blockbuster. It also achieved Cult Status. - mpKarthik


One of the mass movie...
Excellent act by superstar

2 Kanchana

One of remarkable horror-based movies by Raghava Lawrence in Kollywood worth mentioning. This movie is a sequel of the movie, "Muni". Apart from horror, the movie has also focused on comedy and Romance. Importance has also been emphasized on transgenders, who should gain a respectable position in our society.

It's good movie

Kanchana (காஞ்சனா"முனி-2) is a 2011 Tamil comedy horror film directed, written and produced by Raghava Lawrence as a sequel to his previous venture, Muni (2007). This movie is a Block Buster and recieved Cult Status. People always remember Chandramukhi & Kanchana when they hear the word Ghost. - mpKarthik

3 Eeram Eeram

good movie

Eeram is a 2009 Tamil romantic-horror written and directed by newcomer Arivazhagan Venkatachalam. Starring Aadhi, and Sindhu Menon in the lead roles. It was Pei Hit at Box Office. "Mazhaiye Mazhaiye" song by Ranjith was enjoyed. - mpKarthik

4 Ananthapurathu Veedu Ananthapurathu Veedu

Anandhapurathu Veedu is a 2010 Indian Tamil supernatural mystery film co written and directed by Tamil television director Naga. It was considered as Super Hit. - mpKarthik

5 Muni Muni


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Muni (முனி) is an comedy-horror film directed and written by Raghava Lawrence released in 2007 and declared as Super Hit. - mpKarthik

6 Sivi (Tamil Movie) Sivi (Tamil Movie)

Never ever will forget this movie. Such a movie which scares you like anything

Starring: Yogi, Jayashree Rao, Anuja
Direction: K. R. Senthilnathan
Genre: Horror
Year: 2007
Verdict: Positive Reviews. Hit - mpKarthik

7 Pathimoonam Number Veedu Pathimoonam Number Veedu

Starring: Nizhalgal Ravi, Sadhna
Direction: Baby
Genre: Horror
Verdict: Blockbuster
Year: 1990 - mpKarthik

8 Dhilluku Dhuddu Dhilluku Dhuddu

Super padam

Scart and nice movie


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9 Irukku Aana Illai Irukku Aana Illai

Starring: Vivanth, Eden, Manisha Shree and Aadhavan
Direction: K. M. Saravanan
Genre: Comedy Thriller
Year: 2014
Verdict: Positive Reviews - mpKarthik

10 Maya (Tamil Movie) Maya (Tamil Movie)


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Great movie. Exceptionally done.



The Contenders

11 Aranmanai

It is nice and horror flim

Aranmanai (English: Palace) is an Indian Tamil horror comedy film co-written and directed by Sundar C..This film is a remake of Super Star Rajinikanth's 1978 movie Aayiram Jenmangal. It was Super Hit at the Box-Office - mpKarthik

12 Aval Aval

Nice ghost movie

13 Balloon (Tamil Movie) Balloon (Tamil Movie)

Nice and creepy movie
surely don't MISS IT

14 Aaah (Tamil Movie) Aaah (Tamil Movie)

Starring: Gokulnath, Meghna, Bobby Simha, Bala Saravanan
Direction: Hari Shankar, Hareesh Narayan
Genre: Horror Anthology
Verdict: Hit - mpKarthik

15 Baby (Tamil Movie) Baby (Tamil Movie)


Starring: Manoj Bharathiraja, Shira Gaarg, Baby Sathanya, Baby Srivarshini
Direction: D. Suresh
Genre: Horror
Year: 2015
Verdict: Positive Reviews - mpKarthik

16 Uruvam Uruvam

Best movie in horror

Starring: Mohan, Pallavi
Direction: G. M. Kumar
Genre: Horror
Verdict: Disaster. But the film has been a Strong Cult Film - mpKarthik

17 Yamiruka Bayam Yen Yamiruka Bayam Yen

Starring: Krishna, Rupa Manjari, Oviya, Karunakaran
Direction: Deekay
Genre: Horror Comedy
Year: 2014
Verdict: Hit - mpKarthik

18 Demonte Colony Demonte Colony

Starring: Arulnithi, Ramesh Tilak, Sanath
Direction: R. Ajay Gnanamuthu
Genre: Horror Thriller
Verdict: Super Hit - mpKarthik

19 Dora (Tamil Movie) Dora (Tamil Movie)

This flim lady super star NAJANTHARA FLIM

Starring: Nayanthara, Thambi Ramaiah
Direction: Doss Ramasamy
Genre: Horror Thriller
Verdict: Hit - mpKarthik

20 Darling (Tamil Movie) Darling (Tamil Movie)

Semma Movie pa...

Starring: G. V. Prakash Kumar, Nikki Galrani
Direction: San Anton
Genre: Horror Comedy
Year: 2015
Verdict: Blockbuster. It ran for 365 days. - mpKarthik

21 Sangili Bungili Kathava Thora Sangili Bungili Kathava Thora


Starring: Jeeva, Sri Divya
Direction: Ike
Genre: Horror Comedy
Year: 2017
Verdict: Below Average - mpKarthik

22 Yavarum Nalam Yavarum Nalam

First rank in this List

Yavarum Nalam is a 2009 bilingual (Tamil-Hindi) psychological horror film written and directed by Vikram Kumar strarring Madhavan. - mpKarthik

Horror movie ever

23 Arundathi (Tamil/Telugu Movie) Arundathi (Tamil/Telugu Movie)

Starring: Anushka, Sonu Sood, Manorama
Direction: Kodi Ramakrishna
Genre: Dark Fantasy
Year: 2009
Verdict: Blockbuster.
Awards: 10 Nandi Awards, 2 Filmfare Awards, 6 Santosham Film Awards - mpKarthik

24 Aayiram Jenmangal

Starring: Rajinikanth, Latha, Vijayakumar
Direction: Durai
Verdict: Super Hit - mpKarthik

25 Orr Eravvu Orr Eravvu

Starring: Sathish. G, Asha
Direction: Hari Shankar, Hareesh Narayan and Krishna Sekhar
Genre: Independent Horror
Year: 2010
Verdict: Sleeper Hit
Critics: Positive to Mixed Reviews
Awards: Best Tamil Independent Film Award at the 2010 Chennai International Film Festival - mpKarthik

26 Mo (Tamil Movie) Mo (Tamil Movie)

I love this movie

Super movie

Starring: Aiswarya Rajesh, Suresh Ravi
Direction: Bhuvan R Nullan
Year: 2016
Genre: Horror Comedy
Verdict: Average
Critics: Positive to Mixed Reviews - mpKarthik

27 Thik Thik Thik Thik
28 Kanchana 2

Starring: Raghava Lawrence, Taapsee Pannu, Nithya Menen and Kovai Sarala
Direction: Raghava Lawrence
Year: 2015
Genre: Horror Comedy
Verdict: Blockbuster. This movie crossed 100 crores at the Box-Office
Critics: Positive to Mixed Reviews - mpKarthik

29 Jameen Kottai (1995)

Starring: Kalaipuli G. Sekaran and Seetha
Direction: Ramchandar
Genre: Horror
Year: 1995
Verdict: Flop - mpKarthik

30 Mayabazar 1995 Mayabazar 1995

Mayabazar is a 1995 Indian Tamil comedy horror film directed by KR, starring Yesteryear actor Ramki & Urvashi in the lead role. - mpKarthik

31 Pisaasu Pisaasu

Starring: Naga, Prayaga Martin
Direction: Myskkin
Verdict: Super Hit
It was remade into Kannada as "Rakshashi" - mpKarthik

32 Yaar Nee? Yaar Nee?

Yaar Nee? (யார் ௺) is a 1966 black-and-white Tamil Psychological mystery film directed by Sathyam, with Jai Shankar & Jayalalithaa in Lead Roles. It was Blockbuster hit of 1966. - mpKarthik

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34 Shivalinga (Tamil Movie) Shivalinga (Tamil Movie)

Starring: Raghava Lawrence, Rithika Singh, Vadivelu, Shakthi Vasudevan
Direction: P. Vasu
Genre: Action Horror Comedy
Year: 2017
Verdict: Average - mpKarthik

35 Shock (Tamil Movie) Shock (Tamil Movie)

Starring: Prashanth, Meena
Direction: Thiyagarajan
Genre: Supernatural Thriller
Year: 2004
Verdict: Super Hit
Critics:Positive - mpKarthik

36 Kalyanaraman Kalyanaraman

Starring: Kamal Hassan, Sridevi
Direction: G. N. Rangarajan
Genre: Horror Comedy Drama
Year: 1979
Verdict: Blockbuster. It ran for 140 days.
The film was remade in Hindi as Ghazab with Dharmendra and in Kannada as Sriramachandra with V. Ravichandran.
Critics: Positive Reviews - mpKarthik

37 Sowkarpettai Sowkarpettai

Starring: Srikanth, Laxmi Rai
Direction: V. C. Vadivudayan
Genre: Comedy Horror
Year: 2016
Verdict: Disaster
Critics: Negative Reviews - mpKarthik

38 Yaar? (Tamil Movie) Yaar? (Tamil Movie)

Starring: Arjun, Nalini, Jai Shankar
Direction: Sakthi-Kannan
Genre: Horror
Year: 1985
Verdict: Hit - mpKarthik

39 Kanchana 3

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40 Neeya Neeya

Starring: Kamal Hassan, R. Muthuraman, Sri Priya, Latha
Direction: Durai
Genre: Horror
Year: 1979
Verdict: Blockbuster
Critics: Positive - mpKarthik

41 Saithaan Saithaan

Starring: Vijay Antony, Arunthadhi Nair
Direction: Pradeep Krishnamoorthy
Year: 2016
Genre: Psychological Action Mystery Thriller
Verdict: Hit
Critics: Positive to Mixed Reviews - mpKarthik

42 Adhisaya Manithan

Starring: Nizhalgal ravi, Gouthami
Direction: Velu Prabhakaran
Year: 1990
Genre: Horror
Verdict: Flop. Box-office Bomb
Critics: Negative Reviews - mpKarthik

43 Pizza (Tamil Movie) Pizza (Tamil Movie)

Starring: Vijay Sethupathi, Ramya Nambeesan
Direction: Karthik Subbaraj
Genre: Mystrey Horror
Verdict: Blockbuster
Year: 2012 - mpKarthik

44 Rum (Tamil Movie) Rum (Tamil Movie)

Starring: Hrishikesh, Narain, Sanchita Shetty and Miya George
Direction: Sai Bharath
Genre: Horror Heist Thriller
Year: 2017
Verdict: Flop.
Critics: Negative Reviews - mpKarthik

45 Devi (Tamil Movie) Devi (Tamil Movie)

A very thrilling tamil movie

Starring: Prabhu Deva, Tammana
Direction: A. L. Vijay
Genre: Musical Gothic Horror Comedy
Year: 2016
Verdict: Hit
Critics: Positive Reviews - mpKarthik

46 Jaganmohini (1978) Jaganmohini (1978)

Starring: Jayamalini, Narasimha Raju
Direction: B. Vittalacharya
Genre: Horror Drama
Year: 1978
Verdict: Blockbuster - mpKarthik

47 Idhu Nijama (1948) Idhu Nijama (1948)
48 Pillai Nila Pillai Nila
49 Chaarulatha

Starring: Priyamani, Skanda Ashok, Saranya Ponvannan
Direction: Ponkumaran
Genre: Horror
Year: 2012
Verdict: Above Average
Critics: Positive to Mixed Reviews
Awards: 2nd South Indian International Movie Awards - Best Actress - Priyamani - mpKarthik

50 Unnai Thottu Kolla Vaa

Starring: Powerstar Srinivasan, Livingston, Kanja Karuppu
Direction: Krishna Kumar
Year: 2017
Genre: Horror
Verdict: Disaster. The Film went unnoticed - mpKarthik

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