List of Tamil films of 2000

Prior to the amendment of Tamil Nadu Entertainments Tax Act 1939 on 12 June 2000, Gross was 130 per cent of Nett for all films. Post-amendment, Gross fell to 125 per cent of Nett.[1][2] Commercial Taxes Department disclosed 6 crore in entertainment tax revenue for the year.[3]

A list of films produced in the Tamil film industry in India in 2000 by release date:

FilmsEdit

January — MarchEdit

Opening Title Director Cast Studio Ref
J
A
N
14 Kadhal Rojavae K. R. George Vishnu, Pooja Kumar, Sarath Babu Oscar Movies [4]
Kannukkul Nilavu Fazil Vijay, Shalini, Kaveri, Raghuvaran Chinthamani Cine Arts [5]
Thirunelveli Bharathi Kannan Prabhu, Roja, Karan, Udhaya, Sithara, Vindhya Super Good Films
Vaanathaippola Vikraman Vijayakanth, Prabhu Deva, Livingston, Meena, Kausalya, Anju Aravind Oscar Films [6]
F
E
B
4 Eazhaiyin Sirippil K. Subash Prabhu Deva, Roja, Kausalya, Suvalakshmi Sudhalakshmi Pictures [7]
Good Luck Manoj Bhatnagar Prashanth, Riya Sen, Raghuvaran, Suhasini Sameera Films [8]
11 Annai Manobala Bhanupriya, Nassar, Ramesh Khanna, Manobala SG Telearts [9]
18 Hey Ram Kamal Haasan Kamal Haasan, Shahrukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Vasundhara Das Raaj Kamal Films International [10]
Sudhandhiram Raj Kapoor Arjun, Rambha, Ranjith, Raghuvaran, Radhika KRG Movies International [11]
Thai Poranthachu R. K. Kalaimani Prabhu, Kausalya, Karthik Anbalaya Films [12]
25 Mugavaree V. Z. Durai Ajith Kumar, Jyothika, Suchindra, Raghuvaran, K. Viswanath NIC Arts [13]
M
A
R
10 Kakkai Siraginilae P. Vasu Parthiban, Preetha Vijayakumar, Lakshmi, K. Viswanath Anand Movie Land [14]

April — JuneEdit

Opening Title Director Cast Studio Ref
A
P
R
14 Alaipayuthey Mani Ratnam Madhavan, Shalini Madras Talkies [15]
Rajakali Amman Rama Narayanan Ramya Krishnan, Kausalya, Karan Kavithalayaa Productions
Sandhitha Velai Ravichandran Karthik, Roja, Kausalya Roja Combines
Vallarasu N. Maharajan Vijayakanth, Devayani Captain Cine Creations
21 James Pandu Selva Parthiban, Prabhu Deva, Kausalya Vishwas
Veeranadai Seeman Sathyaraj, Arun Pandian, Kushboo, Uma Muthu Movies
28 Athey Manithan K. Rajeswar Livingston, Maheswari, Lakshmi Annai Cine Arts
M
A
Y
5 Kandukondain Kandukondain Rajiv Menon Mammooty, Ajith Kumar, Tabu, Aishwarya Rai, Abbas V Creations [16]
6 Kandha Kadamba Kathir Vela Rama Narayanan Prabhu, S. Ve. Sekhar, Roja, Nirosha, Vivek, Vadivelu Sri Thenandal Films
19 Kushi S. J. Surya Vijay, Jyothika, Mumtaj Sri Surya Movies [17]
26 Kannan Varuvaan Sundar C Karthik, Divya Unni, Mantra, Goundamani Lakshmi Movie Makers
Unnai Kodu Ennai Tharuven Kavi Kalidas Ajith Kumar, Simran Super Good Films
J
U
N
2 Magalirkkaga Indian Kushboo, Ambika, Vindhya, Ranjith Akshaya Movies
9 Karisakattu Poove Kasthuri Raja Napoleon, Kushboo, Vineeth, Ravali Kasthoori Manga Creations
16 Appu Vasanth Prashanth, Devayani, Vignesh, Kaveri Kavithalayaa Productions [18]
Ennamma Kannu Sakthi Chidambaram Sathyaraj, Devayani Evergreen Movie International
23 Nagalingam Babu Ganesh Babu Ganesh, Ravali, Neena, Prithiveeraj Bala Vignesh Creations
30 Vetri Kodi Kattu Cheran Parthiban, Murali, Meena, Malavika Sivasakthi Movie Makers [19]

July — SeptemberEdit

Opening Title Director Cast Studio Ref
J
U
L
7 Pennin Manathai Thottu Ezhil Prabhu Deva, Sarath Kumar, Jaya Seal Roja Combines [20]
14 Koodi Vazhnthal Kodi Nanmai V. Sekhar Nassar, Karan, Kushboo, Roja, Vadivelu, Vivek Thiruvalluvar Kalaikoodam
21 Kuberan Rama Narayanan Karthik, Kausalya, Mantra Sri Thenandal Films
Unakkaga Mattum Chinni Jayanth Chinni Jayanth, Adhithya, Poonam, Ramji CJ Combines
28 Puthira Punithama N. Mathrubootham Nizhalgal Ravi, Vinodhini Tamil Nadu Talkies
A
U
G
4 Kann Thirandhu Paaramma L. C. Selva Sangita, Ranjith United And Company
Simmasanam Eshwar Vijayakanth, Kushboo, Mantra, Radhika Chowdry Tamizh Annai Cini Creations
Doubles Pandiarajan Prabhu Deva, Meena, Pandiarajan, Sangeetha KRB Productions
Independence Day A. R. Ramesh Arun Pandian, Roja, Sai Kumar Saraswathi Film Division
11 Parthen Rasithen Saran Prashanth, Simran, Laila, Raghuvaran, Raghava Lawrence Serene Movie Makers
25 Kannaal Pesavaa Rajkhanna Arun Vijay, Suvalakshmi, Goundamani Sri Raja Rajeshwari Combines
Maayi Surya Prakash Sarath Kumar, Meena, Suvalakshmi Super Good Films
S
E
P
1 Bharathi Gnana Rajasekaran Sayaji Shinde, Devayani Media Dreams [21]
Chinna Chinna Kannile Ameerjan Prakash Raj, Kushboo, Nassar Adhi Baghavan Films
Krodham 2 Prem Menon Prem Menon, Radhika Chowdry, Kushboo Lotus Film Company
Sabhash K. Subash Parthiban, Ranjith, Divya Unni Sri Sudhalakshmi Pictures
Unnai Kann Theduthey Sundar C. Sathyaraj, Kushboo, Ravali Popular Films
8 Budget Padmanabhan T. P. Gajendran Prabhu, Ramya Krishnan, Mumtaj, Karan KRG Movies International
Ninaivellam Nee Jayaram V. Esthava Livingston, Vignesh, Anju Aravind Rajkishan Creations
15 Rhythm Vasanth Arjun, Meena, Jyothika, Ramesh Aravind Pyramid Films International
22 Ilaiyavan T. Babu Sathyan, Kausalya Shenbagam Movies
Karuvelam Pookkal Poomani Nassar, Radhika National Film Development Corporation
Puratchikkaaran Velu Prabhakaran Velu Prabhakaran, Sathyaraj, Kushboo, Roja, Arun Pandian Liberty Creations P. Ltd
29 Uyirile Kalanthathu K. R. Jaya Suriya, Jyothika, Raghuvaran Sri Abayambika Films

October — DecemberEdit

Opening Title Director Cast Studio Ref
O
C
T
26 Kannukku Kannaga S. Dayalan Murali, Devayani, Raja, Vindhya Pankaj Productions
Palayathu Amman Rama Narayanan Meena, Ramki, Divya Unni Sri Thenandal Films
Priyamaanavale K. Selva Bharathy Vijay, Simran, Radhika Chowdry Gita Chitra International
Thenali K. S. Ravikumar Kamal Haasan, Jyothika, Jayaram, Devayani RK Celluloids [22]
Vaanavil Manoj Kumar Arjun, Abhirami, Uma Guru Films
N
O
V
3 Seenu P. Vasu Karthik, Malavika, P. Vasu Seventh Channel Communications
10 Anbudan Indra Kumar Arun Vijay, Rambha, Meena Twenty First Gallery
17 Vanna Thamizh Pattu P. Vasu Prabhu, Vaijayanthi, Manichandhana, Rachana Banerjee Aishwarya Combines
24 Snegithiye Priyadarshan Jyothika, Sharbani Mukherjee, Tabu, Shweta Mohan Surya Cine Arts
D
E
C
1 En Sakhiye Ravi Raja Devaraj, Divya, Prabhu Sekhar LV Productions
8 Penngal Raj Marudhu Jai Akash, Divyasri Adhya Global Visions
Pottu Amman K. Rajarathinam Venu, Roja, Suvaluxmi Mangala Productions
15 Manasu Abdul Rahman Shakti, Oviya, Sanjeev Kumar Sheela Cini Arts
22 Aval Paavam M. K. Arundhava Raja Prabhukanth, Ritika KR Films
Ennavale J. Suresh Madhavan, Sneha Sri Sai Deva Productions
Manu Needhi Thambi Ramaiah Murali, Prathyusha GR Gold Films
Nee Enthan Vaanam R. K. Suresh Vignesh, Reshma Sunrise Entertainers

AwardsEdit

Category/Organization Cinema Express Awards
January 2000
Dinakaran Cinema Awards
13 February 2000[23]
Film Fans Association Awards
6 July 2001[24]
Filmfare Awards South
4 April 2001[25]
Tamil Nadu State Film Awards[26]
Best Film Kandukondain Kandukondain Vaanathaippola Bharathi / Vaanathaippola Kandukondain Kandukondain Vaanathaippola
Best Director Vikraman
Vaanathaippola
Vikraman
Vaanathaippola
Rajiv Menon
Kandukondain Kandukondain
Vikraman
Vaanathaippola
Best Actor Ajith Kumar
Mugavaree
Vijayakanth
Vaanathaippola
Vijayakanth
Vaanathaippola
Kamal Haasan
Hey Ram
Murali
Kadal Pookkal (2001)
Best Actress Simran
Priyamanavale
Devayani / Simran
Bharathi / Priyamanavale
Jyothika
Kushi
Devayani
Bharathi
Best Music Director S. A. Rajkumar
Vaanathaippola
Deva
Kushi
A. R. Rahman
Alaipayuthey
Deva
Kushi / Sandhitha Velai / Uyirile Kalanthathu

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Government cuts entertainment tax to 25% (from 30%)" (PDF).
  2. ^ Reporter, Our Staff (13 January 2001). "Govt. helping film industry: CM" – via www.thehindu.com.
  3. ^ "STATISTICAL COMPENDIUM". ctd.tn.gov.in. Retrieved 19 June 2020.
  4. ^ "Film Review:Kadhal Rojavae". 21 January 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  5. ^ "Film Review:Kannukkul Nilavu". 21 January 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  6. ^ "Film Review:Vaanathai Pola". 21 January 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  7. ^ "Film Review: Eazhaiyin Sirippil". 11 February 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  8. ^ "Film Review: Goodluck". 11 February 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  9. ^ "Film Review: Annai". 18 February 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  10. ^ "Film Review: Hey! Ram". 25 February 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  11. ^ "Film Review: Sudhandhiram". 25 February 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  12. ^ "Film Review: Thai Porandhachu". 25 February 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  13. ^ "Film Review: Mugavaree". 3 March 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  14. ^ "Film Review: Kaakai Chiraginilae". 10 March 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  15. ^ "Film Review: Alaipayuthey". 21 April 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  16. ^ "From the known to the unknown". 28 May 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  17. ^ "Film Review: Kushi". 26 May 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  18. ^ "rediff.com, Movies: The Appu review". m.rediff.com.
  19. ^ "Film Review: Vetrikodi Kattu". 7 July 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  20. ^ "rediff.com, Movies: The Pennin Manadhai Thottu review". m.rediff.com.
  21. ^ "Film Review: Bharati". 8 September 2000 – via www.thehindu.com.
  22. ^ "rediff.com, Movies: The Thenali review". m.rediff.com.
  23. ^ "18-03". 17 April 2001. Archived from the original on 17 April 2001. Retrieved 27 September 2020.
  24. ^ "The ones who made a mark". 6 July 2001 – via www.thehindu.com.
  25. ^ "Trophy time for tinseldom". 24 March 2001 – via www.thehindu.com.
  26. ^ "03-10-04". 23 October 2004. Archived from the original on 23 October 2004. Retrieved 27 September 2020.