South Indian cinema has come a long way in competing with the perennially massive Bollywood business. They are now producing the finest pictures on the earth, and people are eager to see their Hindi-titled flicks. These films are having a big impact on the Indian cinema industry as well as in foreign countries.
Now we’ll look at some well-known South Indian films that have also been enjoyed by people from all around the world. We have compiled a list of the best South Indian movies dubbed in Hindi for you to choose from and enjoy in your unique style.
- 1. K.G.F Chapter 1 (2018)
- 2. BAAHUBALI: THE BEGINNING (2015)
- 3. 1-NENOKKADINE (2014)
- 4. INDRA (2002)
- 5. ATHADU (2005)
- 6. VISHWAROOPAM (2013)
- 7. ANNIYAN (2005)
- 8. SHIVAJI (2007)
- 9. ENTHIRAN (2010)
- 10. DOOKUDO (2011)
- 11. ARYA (2004)
- 12. I (2015)
- 13. EEGA (2012)
- 14. RACE GURRAM (2014)
- 15. BOMBAY (1995)
- 16. VEDAM (2010)
- 17. VIKRAM VEDHA (2017)
- 18. THUPPAKKI (2012)
- 19. 24 (2016)
- 20. LEADER (2010)
1. K.G.F Chapter 1 (2018)
Director: Prashanth Neel, Jocky
Cast: Yash, Srinidhi Shetty, Ramachandra Raju, Archana Jois, Anant Nag, Vasishta N. Simha, Achyuth Kumar, Srinivasa Murthy, Balakrishna, Lakshmipathi, and many others.
In the 1970s, a criminal disguises himself as a slave to murder the owner of a legendary gold mine.
2. BAAHUBALI: THE BEGINNING (2015)
Director: S.S. Rajamouli
Cast: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Ramya Krishnan, Sathyaraj, Anushka Shetty, Deependra Singh, Tamannaah Bhatia, Nassar, Sudeep, Prabhakar, Adivi Sesh, Rohini, John Kokken, Preity Upala, Nora Fatehi, Venkat Vadisetti, Tanikella Bharani, Rajsekhar Aningi and others.
In ancient India, an audacious and adventurous man becomes embroiled in a decades-old rivalry between two warring peoples.
3. 1-NENOKKADINE (2014)
Cast: Mahesh Babu, Kriti Sanon, Nassar, Pradeep Singh Rawat, Anuradha Hasan, Kelly Dorji, Sayaji Shinde, Krishna Murali Posani, Ravi Varma, Srinivasa Reddy, and others.
To pursue vengeance for his parents’ deaths, a rock star must overcome his psychological inhibitions.
4. INDRA (2002)
Director: Gopal B.
Cast: Chiranjeevi, Sonali Bendre, Aarthi Agarwal, Prakash Raj, Puneet Issar, Allu Ramalingaiah, S.P. Balasubrahmanyam, Tanikella Bharani, and others.
Since 1965, intense enmity and animosity have ruled between two families, Indrasen’s and the Reddys, resulting in the deaths of Indrasen’s father and two uncles, one of whom was murdered by none other than his own freshly married wife from the Reddy family. Veer Shiva is arrested, convicted, and imprisoned. When he is released, he challenges Indrasen and is murdered. His five sons pledge on his funeral pyre to revenge for his death. Then their sister, Snehlata, arrives from the United States, is drawn to Indrasen, and wishes to marry him, much to the chagrin of her brothers, particularly Veer Shankar, who would sooner kill his son than being beholden to Indrasen for saving his life. On his funeral pyre, his five sons promise to revenge for his death. Then their sister, Snehlata, arrives from the United States, falls in love with Indrasen, and wishes to marry him, much to the chagrin of her brothers, particularly Veer Shankar, who would sooner kill his son than being beholden to Indrasen for saving his life. While negotiating with the Reddys for some land on which to build a reservoir, Indrasen ends up forfeiting his property and estate, as well as agreeing to marry Snehlata. Snehlata travels to the temple for prayers on the day of the wedding, and it is there that she learns that Indrasen has gone on a spree, killing three of her brothers. Take a look at what occurs when Snehlata joins forces with Shiva.
5. ATHADU (2005)
Director: Trivikram Srinivas
Cast: Mahesh Babu, Prakash Raj, Trisha Krishnan, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Sonu Sood, Nassar, Giri Babu, and others.
A hired gunman is falsely accused of murder and takes the identity of a deceased man to elude the police.
6. VISHWAROOPAM (2013)
Director: Kamal Hassan
Cast: Pooja Kumar, Miles Anderson, Rahul Bose, Kamal Hassan, Andrea Jeremiah, Jaideep Ahlawat, Nassar, Zarina Wahab, Jude S. Walko, Greg Sammis, and others.
When a classical dancer’s suspicious wife sends an investigator after him, a sequence of horrific events unfolds, revealing his true identity and ties to a darker realm.
7. ANNIYAN (2005)
Director: S. Shankar
Cast: Vikram, Sada, Prakash Raj, Nedumudi Venu, Nassar, Vivek, Cochin Hanifa, Sriranjani, Saurabh Shukla, Kalabhavan Mani, Mohan Vaidya, Shanmugha Rajan, and many others.
Ramanujam, who has multiple personality disorders, works as a lawyer during the day and as a vigilante at night. He used ‘Garuda Purana’ suggestions as his instruments to reveal various antisocial characteristics.
8. SHIVAJI (2007)
Director: S. Shankar
Cast: Rajinikanth, Shriya Saran, Suman, Vivek, Ala Ajundi, Babi, Balaji, Amarasigamani, S.P. Balasubrahmanyam, Bianca Desai, Deva, Deepak, Chinnijayanth, Chelladurai, Bobby, and others.
A software developer comes to India to serve the country and invest in its well-being. A few crooked bureaucrats and politicians attempt to stop him from doing good for the needy.
9. ENTHIRAN (2010)
Director: S. Shankar
Cast: Rajinikanth, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Danny Denzongpa, Santhanam, Karunas, Devadarshini Chetan, Kalabhavan Mani, Raaghav Ranganathan, Denny Denzonponga, and others.
A genius scientist develops a humanoid robot to protect humanity, but things go wrong when human emotions are encoded, causing the robot to switch sides.
10. DOOKUDO (2011)
Director: Shreenu Vaitla
Cast: Mahesh Babu, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Sonu Sood, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Rajeev Kanakala, Brahmanandam, Chandramohan, Pragathi, Tanikella Bharani, M.S. Narayana, and many others.
Ajay (Mahesh Babu), an undercover officer, is tasked with apprehending a deadly mafia don with whom he has a personal vendetta.
11. ARYA (2004)
Cast: Allu Arjun, Anuradha Mehta, Rajan P. Dev, Siva Balaji, Devi Charan, Vidya, Subbaraju, Venu Madhav, Babloo, Sunil and others.
Geethanjali, who is already Ajay’s girlfriend at college, is being sought by the free-spirited tomboy Arya. Arya persistently pursues Geethanjali, generating friction between him and Ajay.
12. I (2015)
Director: S. Shankar
Cast: Vikram, Amy Jackson, Suresh Gopi, Upen Patel, Santhanam, Ramkumar Ganesan, Mohan Kapur, Powerstar Srinivasan, Ojas Rajani, Syed Siddiq, Alfred Hsing, Yogi Babu, and others.
A disfigured hunchback kidnaps a woman on her wedding day and holds her prisoner as his relationship with her and his targets are exposed in a sequence of flashbacks that unravel as he begins his quest for vengeance.
13. EEGA (2012)
Director: S.S. Rajamouli
Cast: Sudeep, Nani, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Hamsa Nandini, Santhanam, Crazy Mohan, Adithya Menon, Chandra Sekher, Devadarshini Chetan, Noel Sean, Thagubothu Ramesh, Dhanraj, and many others.
A slain man reincarnates as a housefly and wants vengeance.
14. RACE GURRAM (2014)
Director: Surender Reddy
Cast: Allu Arjun, Shruti Hassan, Shaam, Ravi Kishan, Brahmanandam, Prakash Raj, Tanikella Bharani, Pvitra Lokesh, and others.
Two brothers have opposing perspectives on life. While one brother adheres to norms and laws, the other goes his way.
15. BOMBAY (1995)
Director: Mani Ratnam
Cast: Arvind Swamy, Manisha Koirala, Kitty, Nassar, Master Harsha, Master Hirday, Tinnu Anand, Akash Khurana, Sonali Bendre, Nagendra Prasad, Arun, Vinay Malhotra, and others.
In a tiny town, a Hindu man and a Muslim woman fall in love and go to Mumbai, where they have two children. However, rising religious tensions and rioting threaten to sever the family.
16. VEDAM (2010)
Director: Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi
Cast: Manoj Kumar Manchu, Allu Arjun, Anushka Shetty, Deeksha Seth, Manoj Bajpayee, Nagayya, Pruthvi, Ravi Prakash, Siya, Satyam Rajesh, Brahmanandam, Vajja Venkata Giridhar, Sammeta Gandhi, and others.
An educated slum dweller, an aspiring rock star, an aging peasant, a prostitute, and an outcast Muslim man’s stories all build up to a night in a hospital fraught with danger.
17. VIKRAM VEDHA (2017)
Director: Gayatri, Pushkar
Cast: Madhavan, Vijay Sethupati, Shraddha Srinath, Kathir, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, Prem Kumar, Achyuth Kumar, Hareesh Peradi, and others.
Vikram, a no-nonsense police officer, is on the lookout for Vedha, a smuggler and killer, joined by Simon, his partner. Vedha attempts to modify Vikram’s life, resulting in a fight.
18. THUPPAKKI (2012)
Director: A.R. Murugadoss
Cast: Thalapathy Vijay, Kajal Aggarwal, Vidyut Jammwal, Sathyan, Zakhir Hussain, Jayaram, Rahaao, Mangala Radhakrishnan, Steven Clarke, Sanjana Sarathy, Joy Badlani, and others.
An army captain is on a mission to find and eliminate a terrorist organization as well as disable the sleeper cells that are under its direction.
19. 24 (2016)
Director: Vikram K. Kumar
Cast: Suriya, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Nithya Menen, Saranya Ponvannan, Girish Karnad, Ajay, Sathyan, Mohan Ram, Advaith Ramkumar, Manngala Radhakrishnan, Caroline Koziol, and others.
A scientist creates a time machine, sparking a conflict between his evil twin brother and his son.
20. LEADER (2010)
Director: Sekhar Kammula
Cast: Rana Daggubati, Richa Langella, Priya Anand, Joy Badlani, Vishwas Hannurkar, Tanikella Bharani, Aahuthi Prasad, Harshavardhan, Subbaraju, Gollapudi Maruthi Rao, and others.
A well-educated idealist, the son of a powerful political leader, wishes to reform the rigged political system of favors and corruption. However, this quickly devolves into a power struggle. How would he traverse the tactics and make progress?
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