Movies of Kamal Haasan:
Kamal Hassan is one of the most popular celebrities of Indian Cinema. He is a director, an actor, a writer, and a producer. Over the years, he has entertained us through his versatile performances and heart-touching emotions. He started his acting career as a child article with 1960 film ‘Kalathur Kannamma’. After 14 years, he won his first Filmfare award for the best actor in the Malayalam film ‘Kanyakumari’. Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri, and National Award winner- is certainly one in a million, and we are in love with his extraordinary talent. In this article, we have listed seven of his best performances.
1981 romantic film Ek Duje Ke Liye is directed by K Balachander. Along with Kamal Hassan, a famous actress, Rati Agnihotri was the lead actor in the film. The film has thrown light on intercaste marriage and has shown how society never accepted their love story. Both the actors did an amazing job of portraying two characters who are insanely in love with each other and that frustration of not being accepted in society could be easily seen on their faces. It’s a brilliant movie that paved its way into the cult classics of India. This film won one National Award and four other Filmfare awards.
6. Anbe Sivam
2003 film Anbe Sivam is considered as the greatest film of Tami Industry. Kamal Hassan portrayed the role of differently-abled, Nala Sivam. Director Vinayagar Sundar helmed this movie and actors R. Madhavan, and Kiran Rathod gave the extra spice to the film. The film impressed the audience and the critics and got positive reviews from directors and fellow actors in the Industry. Although the movie did not do very well at the Box Office even then this film found its way into the list of greatest films of India.
1987 film Nayakan is directed by famous director Mani Ratnam. This musical-crime thriller film is another masterpiece that is bought to life by none other than- Kamal Hassan. His acting skills and extraordinary performance did wonder at the box office. his acting was so convincing and emotional that you will end up feeling his pain and emotions. Kamal won the National Award for this film. The success of this film practically elevated Mani Ratnam’s career as people started recognizing and appreciating his style and brilliance.
1983 romantic-drama film Sadma is another memorable film we can’t ever forget. This film features Kamal Hassan and Sridevi as main leads. In an interview, Sridevi said that she remembers making Janhvi Kapoor watch this film when was just a kid. What shocked us was this when Srivei said that after watching the complete film Jahvi did not some to her mother for 3 days, and when she finally did, all she could say was, “You were so mean to him”. This just explains how emotional, heart-wrenching story it has and how amazingly the actors were able to pull off such complex characters. Kamal Hassan won a National award for the best actor and Sridevi received a lot of appreciation for her role in this film.
Kamal Hassan wrote, directed, and acted in this film and that’s why we had to include this film on the list! This crime-thriller film did an amazing business at the box office and people love how entertaining this movie was. It features brilliant actors like Rahul Bose, Shekhar Kapur, Pooja Kumar, Andrea Jeremiah, and Jaideep Ahlawat as supporting actors.
2008’s sci-fi movie Dasavathaaram was written by Kamal Hassan. In this film, he surprised his fans by appearing in not one, not twice, note thrice but 10 roles. From US President George Bush to a Japanese man, he was unrecognizable. This blockbuster movie not only created new records but also defeated Rajnikath’s film, Sivaji’s BO records.
1. Chachi 420
1997 film Chachi 420 is Kamal Hassan’s best movie so far. This movie features Kamal Hassan, Tabu, Om Puri, and Paresh Rawal. We just have one question that we’d like to ask- Is there anything he can’t do? He aced the role of Laxmi Godbhole. And with his grace and talent, Haasan again proved his mettle in the film.