Tamil cinema has always produced some of the best political-thrillers in the South Indian film industry. What better time to check out some of the top films based on politics than this election season?
Check out our top 5 Tamil political-thrillers, that was made in the recent time.
Directed by Shankar, Mudhalvan is about a TV reporter (Arjun), who goes on to become the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu after an interesting interview with the CM, played by Raghuvaran.
Ko stars Jiiva and Ajmal Ameer in prominent roles. Helmed by cinematographer-turned-director KV Anand, the film narrates the story of a young graduate, who goes on to become the CM by illegal means.
Directed by Mani Ratnam, Ayitha Ezhuthu is about an intelligent student, who forms his own political party in an attempt to wipe out the dirty politics our country is mired in.
Once again directed by Mani Ratnam, Iruvar narrates the story of two powerful personalities, played by Prakash Raj and Mohanlal, who change the fate of Tamil Nadu political system.
The recently released Ko 2, directed by Sarath, is about a common man, who decides to kidnap the Chief Minister in an attempt to put forth his demands to the government.