The Tamil language film industry has produced and released over 5000 motion pictures since the release of its first sound film. And Most of the film is action-based movies there was a time when people only preferred action-based genres. In 2018 there were many Tamil film which was released and there is no track of all those movies. So In this article, we are here to show you all the Tamil Action Movies of 2018 that you can find.
Best Tamil Action Movies Of 2018
Ratsasan is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language psychological thriller film which is directed by Ram Kumar. The film stars Vishnu Vishal and Amala Paul in the lead roles, while Saravanan, Kaali Venkat, and Ramdoss play supporting roles. The film tells the story of an aspiring filmmaker who becomes a police officer after his father’s death and tracks down a serial killer murdering school girls. The film was remade in Telugu as Rakshasudu (2019) directed by Ramesh Varma with Bellamkonda Sreenivas and Anupama Parameswaran playing the lead roles.
Vada Chennai is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language action crime film that is written and directed by Vetrimaaran in his fourth directorial film. Produced as the first film in a trilogy by A. Subaskaran’s Lyca Productions and Dhanush’s Wunderbar Films with Vetrimaaran’s Grass Root Film Company, it features Dhanush in the lead role along with Ameer, Andrea Jeremiah, and Aishwarya Rajesh in other key roles. The music was composed by Santhosh Narayanan with cinematography done by Velraj and editing by G. B. Venkatesh. A proficient carrom player sets foot in the world of crime and joins forces with local gangsters to settle their feuds. However, he decides to take them down when they plan to wipe out his locality.
Adanga Maru is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film which is written and directed by Karthik Thangavel in his directorial debut. The film stars Jayam Ravi and Raashi Khanna with Ponvannan, Babu Antony, Ramdoss, Sampath Raj and Mime Gopi in supporting roles. The movie is about Subhash who is a daredevil officer and raises his voice against injustice when he comes across a few politically influential people. However, when his family is brutally murdered, he sets out to exact revenge.
Irumbu Thirai is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film directed by debutant P. S. Mithran. The film stars Vishal, Arjun, and Samantha, with Yuvan Shankar Raja composing the soundtrack. The film was produced by Vishal Film Factory, and the venture began production in October 2016. The film’s story is about a military officer who borrows money from a bank using fake papers for his sister’s marriage. However, when the money goes missing from his account, he begins an investigation which leads him to a hacker. And hacker bring chaos to the world.
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film directed by Mani Ratnam, co-written with Siva Ananth. Produced by Mani Ratnam under the banner Madras Talkies, alongside with Lyca Productions, the film features an ensemble cast of actors Vijay Sethupathi, Silambarasan, Aravind Swami, Arun Vijay, Jyothika, Aditi Rao Hydari, Aishwarya Rajesh and Dayana Erappa, play lead roles while Prakash Raj, Jayasudha, Thiagarajan and Mansoor Ali Khan play supporting roles. Three brothers conspire against each other in a bid to take over their father’s criminal empire following his sudden death. Meanwhile, someone else tries to take advantage of the rift between them.
Sarkar is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language political action film written and directed by AR Murugadoss, and produced by Kalanithi Maran under the banner of Sun Pictures. The dialogues were co-written by Murugadoss and B. Jeyamohan. The film stars Vijay, Keerthy Suresh, and Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, while Yogi Babu, Radha Ravi, and Pala. Karuppiah plays supporting roles. The film follows Sundar Ramaswamy, a non-resident Indian (NRI) who arrives in India from the United States to cast his vote in the election, only to find that his vote has already been recorded as cast. Sundar raises awareness against electoral fraud among the masses and decides to contest as a nonpartisan politician in the elections amidst several attempts made on his life and reputation.
Imaikkaa Nodigal is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language psychological thriller film that has Nayanthara, Atharvaa, Raashi Khanna and Anurag Kashyap in lead roles. The film is written and directed by R. Ajay Gnanamuthu with music composed by Hiphop Tamizha, cinematography by R. D. Rajasekhar, editing by Bhuvan Srinivasan, and produced by C. J. Jayakumar. The film is a situational story focalizing on how a serial killer is apprehended by an intelligent CBI officer. The film was released on 30 August 2018. It received generally positive reviews from critics with Anurag Kashyap’s performance garnering critical acclaim. A dark action thriller telling the story of a CBI officer (Nayanthara) who goes in search of a ruthless serial killer (Anurag Kashyap). Things get worse when the murderer targets the former and her family. What is the motive behind the serial murders?
2.0 is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language science fiction action film written and directed by S. Shankar, and co-written by B. Jeyamohan. Produced by Subaskaran under the banner of Lyca Productions. As the second instalment in the Enthiran franchise, 2.0 is a standalone sequel to Enthiran (2010), featuring Rajinikanth reprising the roles of Vaseegaran and Chitti, alongside Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson. Sudhanshu Pandey, Adil Hussain, Kalabhavan Shajohn, and K. Ganesh appear in supporting roles. The film follows the conflict between Chitti, the once dismantled humanoid robot, and Pakshi Rajan, a former ornithologist who seeks vengeance upon cell phone users to prevent avian population decline. The soundtrack is composed by A. R. Rahman, with lyrics written by Madhan Karky and Na. Muthukumar.
Thaanaa Serndha Koottam
Thaanaa Serndha Koottam is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language heist comedy film directed by Vignesh Shivan and produced by K. E. Gnanavel Raja. The film stars Suriya and Keerthy Suresh in the lead roles, with a supporting cast including Karthik, Ramya Krishnan, Nandha, Kalaiyarasan, RJ Balaji, and Suresh Chandra Menon. The film’s music was composed by Anirudh Ravichander and cinematography performed by Dinesh Krishnan and edited by A. Sreekar Prasad. Iniyan, a young man, aspires to be a CBI officer but gets rejected due to his inability to give bribes. However, he soon forms a gang which poses as CBI officials to raid the corrupt and expose them.
Kadaikutty Singam is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language action drama film written and directed by Pandiraj and produced by Suriya for, his studio 2D Entertainment. The film stars Karthi and Sayyeshaa, with a supporting cast including Sathyaraj, Priya Bhavani Shankar and Arthana Binu. The film, which was also released in Telugu as Chinna Babu. A family-loving farmer in a small town devotes himself to keeping his large family together despite his own dreams and pursuits, which include a romance with the niece of a murderer whom he had imprisoned and who is out for revenge.
Kaala is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language action drama film written and directed by Pa. Ranjith and produced by Dhanush, under his production house Wunderbar Films. Starring Rajinikanth in the lead role, the film was announced in 2016. The film’s title and first look poster were released in late May 2017. Karikaalan, a resident of Dharavi, unites the people living in his area to stand up against Hari Bhau, a ruthless politician who aims to take over their land.
Sketch is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language action film written and directed by Vijay Chandar and produced by Moving Frame. The film features Vikram and Tamannaah in the leading roles, with Soori, Baburaj and R. K. Suresh among others portraying supporting roles. The film was released on 12 January 2018. It was dubbed into Hindi and Telugu with the same title. The movie also marks Tamannah and Vijay Chandar’s first collaboration with Vikram. Sketch works under a loan shark who takes the vehicles of those who are unable to pay him back. However, one such defaulter is a deadly gangster who turns livid when he finds that his car is taken.
Maari 2 is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language action comedy film directed by Balaji Mohan. It is a sequel to his 2015 film Maari. Dhanush, besides producing the film under his company Wunderbar Films, also stars as the title character, reprising his role from the first film. Krishna Kulasekaran, Tovino Thomas, Sai Pallavi, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, and Vidya Pradeep play other important roles, among others. The music was composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja with cinematography by Om Prakash and editing by Prasanna GK. The film released on 21 December 2018 to mixed reviews from critics. Aanandi is in love with Maari, a gangster, as he saved her sister from getting raped. Meanwhile, Beeja escapes from prison to seek revenge against Maari for murdering his brother.
Seema Raja is a 2018 Indian Tamil action-drama film written and directed by Ponram and produced by R. D. Raja. The film stars Sivakarthikeyan, Samantha, and Soori in the lead roles, with a supporting cast including Napoleon, Lal, and Simran. The film features music composed by D. Imman and cinematography by Balasubramaniam. The movie was released on 13 September 2018, coinciding with the festival of Vinayagar Chathurthi. The film received mixed reviews. Seema Raja, the generous and carefree prince of Singampatti, becomes a responsible king and savior of his people after his granduncle reveals to him the history of his heroic heritage.