Here you will find the best South Indian movies which are full of suspense thrillers, which you can watch without spending a penny.
There are some things that go on to become Universal Truth. It is almost impossible to deny those things. In the same way, believe it or not, nowadays South Indian cinema has overtaken Bollywood and is giving a tough competition to Hollywood.
But even if there is a little doubt in your mind, then it is my responsibility to remove it. That is why today a special article has been brought for you, which has South India Top 10 Best Movies which is full of suspense thriller and it is also available in Hindi so that you will enjoy watching it even more.
Whereas in South Indian cinema these days, there are many such South films like Baahubali 2: The Confusion, Robot 2.0, Bahubali: The Beginning, Saaho which are the top 25 highest-grossing movies of India (all Indian film industries are included in it). If we talk about the graphics, editing, acting, screenplay, Music Composer, the direction of South movies, then it has left Bollywood movies behind.
At the end of the article, you will find the list of top 25 highest-grossing movies of India, top 10 Malayalam highest-grossing movies, top 10 Kannada highest-grossing movies, top 10 Tamil highest grossing movies, and top 10 Telugu highest-grossing movies.
How To Watch Free Best South Indian Movies
Is it possible?
Yes, you can watch all the movies mentioned here absolutely free, you just need the internet. You can watch all the movies mentioned here on YouTube.
You will not have the problem of finding these movies on YouTube, I have given links to all the movies, by clicking on you can watch the movie directly.
Best South Indian Movies In Hindi | Top 10 Best Suspense Thriller Movies
All the films mentioned here are suspense thriller movies, which I have included in the list of best South Indian movies. To keep the film spoiler-free, here we will not talk about the story of the movies in more detail.
If you love to watch suspense thriller movies, then let us know which is the top 10 best South Indian movies that you must watch.
10) U Turn
Released in 2018, “U Turn” is written around a mysterious flyover of Hyderabad. The film was released in Tamil and Telugu languages and its Hindi dubbed version was uploaded to YouTube by Goldmines Telefilms on 15 Sep 2019.
📝 Story – The entire story of this film is related to the flyover where people are strangely killed without any reason. To solve this case, both a journalist and a police officer start working together. After this, they are confronted by a soul who wants to kill people due to a strange incident done with him in the past.
So this movie is based on how a journalist and a police officer solve this case by saving their life from a soul.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 7/10|
|Directed by||Pawan Kumar|
|Produced by||Srinivasa Chitturi|
|Written by||Pawan Kumar|
|Music by||Poornachandra Tejaswi|
|Edited by||Suresh Arumugam|
|Production company||BR8 Creations|
V. Y. Combines
Srinivasa Silver Screen
|Release date||13 September 2018|
09) Okka Kshanam
“Okka Kshanam“, released in 2017, brings to us concepts like Parallel Life. That is, there are some people who, despite living in the present, can see the future and have the ability to change the future.
The film was released in Telugu language and its Hindi dubbed version was uploaded to YouTube by Pen Movies as Shoorveer 2 on Oct 19, 2019.
📝 Story – In this film, the characters Jeeva and Jyothsna love each other very much, dreaming of spending their whole lives with each other. The twist in the story comes when Jeeva kills Jyothsna in parallel universe life and they both try to change it to the present.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 7/10|
|Directed by||Vi Anand|
|Produced by||Chakri Chigurupati|
|Written by||Vi Anand (story and screenplay)|
Abburi Ravi (dialogues)
|Music by||Mani Sharma|
|Cinematography||Shyam K Naidu|
|Edited by||Chota K Prasad|
|Production company||Lakshmi Narasimha Entertainments|
|Release date||28 December 2017|
08) Irumbu Thirai
“Irumbu Thirai” released in 2018, seeks to fully understand how technology can ruin people’s lives by misusing it. The film was released in Tamil language and its Hindi dubbed version was uploaded to YouTube by Goldmines Telefilms as The Return of Abhimanyu on Feb 10, 2019.
📝 Story – There is an army soldier who collects money from a bank to get his sister married, but then some bad guys use technology to steal all the money from the soldier’s bank account without his knowledge. This is followed by a fight between the hero and the villain in this movie.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 7.7/10|
|Directed by||P. S. Mithran|
|Written by||P. S. Mithran|
|Music by||Yuvan Shankar Raja|
|Cinematography||George C. Williams|
|Production company||Vishal Film Factory|
|Distributed by||Lyca Productions|
Krikes Cine Creations
|Release date||11 May 2018|
“Thadam” is based on two twin brother’s life, which is included in the 7th place in our list of Best South Indian Movies. This movie is full of suspense, you will definitely like this movie. This movie was originally released in Tamil language but its Hindi dubbed version will be seen on YouTube on Aditya Movies Channel.
📝 Story – These two twins look completely photocopied of each other, but both are very different from each other by nature and hate each other very much. The twist in the story comes when these two brothers are arrested on a murder charge. But in reality, the whole police department has to do a lot of searching to find out the answer to who committed the murder.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 8.2/10|
|Directed by||Magizh Thirumeni|
|Produced by||Inder Kumar|
|Written by||Magizh Thirumeni|
|Music by||Arun Raj|
|Edited by||N. B. Srikanth|
|Production company||Redhan – The Cinema People|
|Distributed by||Screen Scene Media Entertainment|
|Release date||1 March 2019|
“Maayavan” is a serial killer based multi-star South film which was originally released in the Tamil language. You can watch this movie in the Hindi dubbed version on YouTube channel WAMIndiaMovies.
📝 Story – The story of this film revolves around a serial killer and an honest police officer. It becomes a challenge for the police to catch the serial killer who murdered innocent people. Then there is an entry in the story of an honest and brave police officer who, along with finding a serial killer, is also forced to fight the cheap politics going on in the system.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 7.3/10|
|Directed by||C. V. Kumar|
|Produced by||C. V. Kumar|
|Screenplay by||Nalan Kumarasamy|
|Story by||C. V. Kumar|
|Edited by||Leo John Paul|
|Production company||Thirukumaran Entertainment|
|Distributed by||Studio Green|
Abi & Abi Pictures
|Release date||December 14, 2017|
“Goodachari” is a secret agent-based south action/thriller film which was released in the Telugu language. The Hindi dubbed version of this movie will be seen on YouTube as Intelligent Khiladi on the Aditya Movies channel.
📝 Story – In this film, Adivi Sesh is a secret agent who works to protect the country from danger. Then the story turns such that he is arrested in the crime of killing his boss. But the matter is not so easy as there is a black secret behind this murder plan which has a connection with this agent’s father.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 7.8/10|
|Directed by||Sashi Kiran Tikka|
|Produced by||Abhishek Nama|
T. G. Vishwa Prasad
|Written by||Abburi Ravi (dialogues)|
|Screenplay by||Sashi Kiran Tikka|
|Story by||Adivi Sesh|
|Music by||Sricharan Pakala|
|Edited by||Garry BH|
|Production company||Abhishek Pictures|
People Media FactoryVista Dream Merchants
|Distributed by||AK Entertainments|
|Release date||3 August 2018|
04) Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru
“Theeran” is a real incidence-based action/thriller South movie whose Hindi dubbed version you will get to watch on YouTube on Goldmines Telefilms channel is also absolutely free.
📝 Story – A police officer along with his team tries to solve some of the strange cases between 1995 and 2005. Everything from a simple-looking theft to a dangerous brain-shaking murder will be seen in this movie. The sharp-minded police officer, who has the responsibility of bringing out the mystery behind it, never give up from his duty.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 8.3/10|
|Directed by||H. Vinoth|
|Produced by||S. R. Prakashbabu|
S. R. Prabhu
|Written by||H. Vinoth|
|Based on||Operation Bawaria|
Rakul Preet Singh
|Edited by||T. Shivanandeeswaran|
|Production company||Dream Warrior Pictures|
|Distributed by||Reliance Entertainment|
|Release date||17 November 2017|
“Ratsasan” is an Action/Psychological thriller movie of the South film industry, based on a psycho killer. This movie can be called the best thriller movie in India, people had a lot of trouble watching its Hindi dubbed version as it was only shown on TV channel. But now you can also watch it on YouTube.
📝 Story – After killing the innocent schoolgirls, the killer in the movie packs their body parts in a gift box. Catching this killer for the police is nothing short of a challenge. This film will entertain you until the end, this is my guarantee.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 8.7/10|
|Directed by||Ram Kumar|
|Produced by||G. Dilli Babu|
|Written by||Ram Kumar|
|Cinematography||P. V. Shankar|
|Edited by||San Lokesh|
|Production company||Axess Film Factory|
|Distributed by||Trident Arts|
T-Seies (Hindi version- No theatrical release, TV release only)
|Release date||5 October 2018|
02) Ulidavaru Kandanthe aka Balwaan Badshah
“Ulidavaru Kandanthe” aka “Balwaan Badshah” is a Thriller/crime based South movie. Its Hindi dubbed version was uploaded to YouTube by Pen Movies channel.
📝 Story – In this film, five stories are combined and all these stories are linked to a murder mystery, which everyone views from a different perspective. After this, there is an entry in the story of this film of a police officer who once dreamed of becoming a film director. Using his filmy mind, he plans to capture the killer.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 8.4/10|
|Directed by||Rakshit Shetty|
|Written by||Rakshit Shetty|
|Music by||B. Ajaneesh Loknath|
|Production company||Suvin Cinemas|
|Release date||28 March 2014|
01) Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru
“Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru” depicts a retired police officer who loses his leg in an accident during solving a crime case and spends the rest of his life as a handicap. This is the #1 movie of our Best South Indian Movies list.
📝 Story – When he is narrating this story to another police officer and this time the ending of this story blows their senses. To know the full story, watch the full movie from the link given below.
|👥 Cast-Crew & Detail||IMDb Rating 8.4/10|
|Directed by||Karthick Naren|
|Written by||Karthick Naren|
|Music by||Jakes Bejoy|
|Edited by||Sreejith Sarang|
|Production company||Knight Nostalgia Filmotainment|
|Distributed by||Dream Factory|
|Release date||29 December 2016|
If you have seen this movie, then you must tell us in the comment whether these movies have the ability to be included in this list or not and also tell us how you liked this movie.
Top 25 Highest-Grossing (Worldwide) Indian Movies
|1||Dangal||2016||Hindi||₹2,024 crores (US$311 million)|
|2||Baahubali 2: The Conclusion||2017||Telugu||₹1,810 crores (US$278 million)|
|3||Bajrangi Bhaijaan||2015||Hindi||₹969.06 crores (US$150 million)|
|4||Secret Superstar||2017||Hindi||₹966.86 crores (US$154 million)|
|5||PK||2014||Hindi||₹832 crores (US$120 million)|
|6||2.0||2018||Tamil||₹800 crores (US$123 million)|
|7||Baahubali: The Beginning||2015||Telugu||₹650 crore (US$101 million)|
|8||Sultan||2016||Hindi||₹623.33 crores (US$96 million)|
|9||Sanju||2018||Hindi||₹586.85 crores (US$90.12 million)|
|10||Padmaavat||2018||Hindi||₹585 crores (US$90 million)|
|11||Tiger Zinda Hai||2017||Hindi||₹565.1 crores (US$87.32 million)|
|12||Dhoom 3||2013||Hindi||₹556 crores (US$101 million)|
|13||War||2019||Hindi||₹475.5 crores (US$67 million)|
|14||3 Idiots||2009||Hindi||₹460 crores (US$88 million)|
|15||Andhadhun||2018||Hindi||₹456.89 crores (US$64 million)|
|16||Saaho||2019||Telugu||₹433.06 crores (US$61 million)|
|17||Prem Ratan Dhan Payo||2015||Hindi||₹432 crores (US$67 million)|
|18||Chennai Express||2013||Hindi||₹423 crores (US$72.19 million)|
|19||Kick||2014||Hindi||₹402 crores (US$66 million)|
|20||Simmba||2018||Hindi||₹400 crores (US$61 million)|
|21||Happy New Year||2014||Hindi||₹397.21 crores (US$65.08 million)|
|22||Krrish 3||2013||Hindi||₹393.37 crores (US$61 million)|
|23||Dilwale||2015||Hindi||₹376.85 crores (US$58 million)|
|24||Kabir Singh||2019||Hindi||₹367.68 crores (US$56 million)|
|25||Tanhaji||2020||Hindi||₹366.36 crores (US$56 million)|
Top 10 Highest-Grossing (Worldwide) Malayalam Movies
|1||Lucifer||2019||₹175 crores (US$25 million)|
|2||Pulimurugan||2016||₹152 crores (US$21 million)|
|3||Kayamkulam Kochunni||2018||₹100 crores (US$14 million)|
|4||Drishyam||2013||₹75 crores (US$11 million)|
|5||Oppam||2016||₹65 crores (US$9.1 million)|
|6||Premam||2015||₹60 crores (US$8.4 million)|
|7||Two Countries||2015||₹55 crores (US$7.7 million)|
|8||Odiyan||2018||₹54 crores (US$7.6 million)|
|9||Njan Prakashan||2018||₹52 crores (US$7.3 million)|
|10||Ennu Ninte Moideen||2015||₹50 crores (US$7.0 million)|
|10||Ezra||2017||₹50 crores (US$7.0 million)|
|10||Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol||2017||₹50 crores (US$7.0 million)|
|10||Ramaleela||2017||₹50 crores (US$7.0 million)|
Top 10 Highest-Grossing (Worldwide) Kannada Movies
|1||K.G.F: Chapter 1||2018||₹250 crores (US$35 million)|
|2||Raajakumara||2017||₹75 crores (US$11 million)|
|3||Kirik Party||2016||₹50 crores (US$7.0 million)|
|3||Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari||2014||₹50 crores (US$7.0 million)|
|3||Mungaru Male||2006||₹50 crores (US$7.0 million)|
|3||Yajamana||2019||₹50 crores (US$7.0 million)|
|7||Doddmane Hudga||2016||₹40 crores (US$5.6 million)|
|7||Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna||2012||₹40 crores (US$5.6 million)|
|7||Uppi 2||2015||₹40 crores (US$5.6 million)|
Top 10 Highest-Grossing (Worldwide) Tamil Movies
|1||Baahubali 2: The Conclusion||2017||₹1,810 crores (US$250 million)|
|2||2.0||2018||₹800 crores (US$122.85)|
|3||Baahubali: The Beginning||2015||₹650 crores (US$101.32 million)|
|4||Saaho||2019||₹433.06 crores (US$61 million)|
|5||Bigil||2019||₹300 crores (US$46.07 million)|
|6||Enthiran||2010||₹290 crores (US$63.04 million)|
|7||Kabali||2016||est.₹499 crores (US$77 million)|
|8||Mersal||2017||₹260 crores (US$39.93 million)|
|8||Sarkar||2018||₹260 crores (US$39 million)|
|10||Petta||2019||₹250 crores (US$35 million)|
Top 10 Highest-Grossing (Worldwide) Telugu Movies
|1||Baahubali 2: The Conclusion||2017||₹1,810 crores (US$250 million)|
|2||Baahubali: The Beginning||2015||₹650 crores (US$101.32 million)|
|3||Saaho||2019||₹433.06 crores (US$61 million)|
|4||Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo||2020||₹262 crores (US$37 million)|
|5||Sarileru Neekevvaru||2020||₹260 crores (US$36 million)|
|6||Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy||2019||₹240.60 crores (US$61 million)|
|7||Bharat Ane Nenu||2018||₹225 crores (US$32 million)|
|8||Rangasthalam||2018||₹216 crores (US$30 million)|
|9||Maharshi||2019||₹200 crores (US$28 million)|
|10||Attarintiki Daredi||2013||₹187 crores (US$26 million)|
So, guys, these are the best South Indian movies and top 10 suspense thriller movies. After seeing those, you will become a fan of South Cinema’s true heart and it may also be that you delete the word Bollywood from your dictionary forever.
Any suspense thriller movie (Which is entitled to join this list) that you do not get listed here among the best South Indian movies. Tell me the name of that film but keep in mind that the movie should be South’s movie.