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Best Kamal Haasan vintage films on Raj Digital, from Mahanadhi to Nammavar

Here are some of Kamal Haasan's classic Tamil films that you can watch before Indian 2 hits theatres 

Best Kamal Haasan vintage films on Raj Digital, from Mahanadhi to Nammavar
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Last Updated: 04.20 PM, May 28, 2024


Kamal Haasan is one of the most prolific all-rounders in Indian cinema and has done it all. From showcasing different acting roles to taking up tasks behind the camera, Kamal Haasan is a perfectionist who has worked in all South Indian languages and Hindi films. With his Indian 2 releasing soon and his role in Kalki AD 2898, here are some of vintage films starring the veteran actor that you can stream on OTTplay Premium and Raj Digital.

Kamal Haasan films to watch on OTTplay Premium and Raj Digital


Mahanadhi is a 1994 film directed by Santhana Bharathi and headlined by Kamal Haasan. The film revolves around a widower whose fate goes topsy-turvy after a chain of incidents and he loses his children due to a conman. It involves the themes of child-trafficking and corruption. Mahanadhi also stars Sukanya, Tulasi, VMC Haneefa, and others. The film bagged two National Film Awards, Best Feature Film in Tamil and Best Audiography.



Nammavar is about a history teacher at a college and how he tries to help the college overcome its unfortunate status and the consequences he faces through it. Directed by KS Sethumadhavan, the film also stars Gautami, Nagesh, Senthil, Kovai Sarala, Srividya and Karan, among others. The film is said to have taken inspiration from multiple Hollywood movies like To Sir, with Love (1967), Class of 1984 (1982) and The Principal (1987).

Japanil Kalyanaraman

Japanil Kalyanaraman is a 1985 film directed by SP Muthuraman and is a romantic comedy starring Kamal Haasan, Radha, Sathyaraj, VK Ramasamy, and others. It serves as the first sequel to Tamil cinema and as a follow-up to the 1975 film Kalyanaraman. The film revolves around a journalist who faces hurdles to do an expose and travels to Japan to buy equipment to open his own press.


Singaravelan is about a protagonist who comes to Chennai in search of his estranged childhood cousin, whom he is not aware of now. His dreams of finding and marrying her are aided by his group of city friends. The film is directed by RV Udayakumar and stars Kamal Haasan, Vadivelu, Mano, Khushbu and others.


Neeya is a horror thriller film directed by Durai and written by P Kalaimani. The film revolves around a shape-shifting snake who seeks revenge on a group of people who killed its lover. The film stars Kamal Haasan, Jai Ganesh, Vijayakumar, Ravichandran, Srikanth, MN Nambiar, Sripriya, Manjula, Deepa, Latha, Chandra Mohan and others.

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