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Best 5 Rajinikanth films to watch on Sun NXT – Enthiran, Petta and more

Here are the Best 5 films of superstar Rajinikanth to watch on the popular OTT platforms, Sun NXT and OTTPlay Premium. The list includes Shankar’s Enthiran, Karthik Subbaraj’s Petta, and more.

Best 5 Rajinikanth films to watch on Sun NXT – Enthiran, Petta and more
Rajinikanth as Chitti the Robo in Enthiran, Kaali in Petta

Last Updated: 11.26 PM, Apr 22, 2024


Rajinikanth, the ultimate superstar of Tamil cinema is gearing up to start the shooting of his 171st film, very soon. The movie, which has been titled Coolie, marks the veteran actor’s first onscreen collaboration with the talented filmmaker Lokesh Kanagaraj. Meanwhile, the legend’s 170th film Vettaiyan is gearing up to hit the theatres by the second half of 2024. Now, let’s have a look at the 5 Best Rajinikanth films you can watch on the popular streaming platforms, Sun NXT and OTTPlay Premium.

Best 5 Rajinikanth films to watch on Sun NXT and OTTPlay Premium


Director: Shankar

Cast: Rajinikanth, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Danny Denzongpa


The 2010-released Shankar directorial, which featured Rajinikanth in a double role as Dr. Vaseegaran and his creation, a robot named Chitti. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan played the female lead in the movie, which emerged as a massive blockbuster.


Director: Karthik Subbaraj

Cast: Rajinikanth, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Vijay Sethupathi, Simran, Trisha Krishnan

Karthik Subbaraj, the renowned filmmaker teamed up with Rajinikanth for the 2019-released action drama, Petta. The movie, which was an out-and-out ‘fanboy sambhavam’, featured the superstar in the role of Kaali aka Petta Velan, an aged man with a mysterious past.


Director: Pa Ranjith

Cast: Rajinikanth, Radhika Apte, Winston Chao, Kishore, Dhansika

Rajinikanth joined hands with the renowned filmmaker Pa Ranjith for the gangster action-drama Kabali, which was released in 2016. The superstar played the titular character, an aged gangster who gets released from prison after 25 years, in the movie.


Director: P Vasu

Cast: Rajinikanth, Prabhu, Jyotika, Nayanthara, Vadivelu, Vineeth

The legendary superstar played the lead role in Chandramukhi, the Tamil adaptation of the Malayalam classic Manichitrathazhu which was released in 2005. Rajinikanth reprised the character played by Mohanlal in the original in its blockbuster Tamil version, which is helmed by P Vasu.


Director: KS Ravikumar

Cast: Rajinikanth, Meena, Sarath Babu, Jayabharathi, Senthil, Vadivelu

In 1995, Rajinikanth joined hands with hitmaker KS Ravikumar for the Tamil remake of Malayalam blockbuster Thenmavin Kombathu, which was titled Muthu. The superstar played a double role in the movie as the titular character Muthu and his father, Zamindar.

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