2017 was a very different year for Tamil Cinema as we saw many movies releasing throughout the year in quick successions among which many directors made their debut with some surprising movies which were successful critically and commercially. Let me list few tamil movies of 2017 which i felt are must watch for movie lovers.
Vikram Vedha (2017)
Directors: Pushkar, Gayatri
Vikram, a no-nonsense police officer, accompanied by Simon, his partner, is on the hunt to capture Vedha, a smuggler and a murderer. Vedha tries to change Vikram’s life, which leads to a conflict.
Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru (2017)
Director: H. Vinoth
Theeran Thirumaran, an honest police officer, gets transferred multiple times. His life becomes difficult after he investigates the case of criminals who loot and ruthlessly murder people.
Director : Ram
An orthodox man and a free-spirited lady fall in love, only to realize just how different they are.
Director : Arun Prabhu
A gentle girl born and brought up amidst the ever growing eco-social-
consumeristic environment finds it difficult to fit in the society. She decides to take it hard on the people. What she does is the rest of the story.
Director: Mohan Raja
A youth from the slums fights to end food adulteration that is being committed by large manufacturing companies.
Kuttram 23 (2017)
Director : Arivazhagan
An Assistant Commissioner of Police (Arun Vijay) investigates the murder of a Church Father and a woman’s disappearance.
Director: Lokesh Kanagaraj
A man who comes to Chennai for an interview is beaten brutally. A gang of small-time criminals kidnaps the son of a local gangster from his school for a ransom.
Director: Gopi Nainar
IAS officer Madhivadhani faces a big professional challenge after Dhanshika, a young village girl, falls into a deep borewell and the media highlights her rescue efforts.