Raja Rani is a 2013 Tamil romantic comedy film directed by debutant Atlee, (who previously worked with Shankar as an assistant on Enthiran (2010)) and produced by AR Murugadoss in association with Fox Star Studios. The film features Arya and Nayantara in the lead roles with Jai, Nazriya Nazim, Santhanam and Sathyaraj appearing in other pivotal roles. It received ‘U’ Certificate from Central Board of Film Certification. The film released worldwide on 27 September 2013. The film received generally positive reviews from critics. .
Ethir Neechal is a 2013 Tamil comedy drama film written and directed by R. S. Durai Senthilkumar, a former assistant to Vetrimaran and produced by Dhanush. Sivakarthikeyan, Priya Anand and Nandita play lead roles. The movie released on May 1, 2013 to positive reviews from critics as well as the audience.
Maryan is an upcoming Indian Tamil drama thriller film directed by Bharat Bala starring Dhanush alongside Parvathi Menon. Produced by Venu Ravichandran, the film has music and background score composed by A. R. Rahman, and cinematography by Marc Koninckx. The film revolves around a story of human survival adapted from a newspaper article of a real-life crisis event, when three oil workers from India were kidnapped and taken hostage in Sudan by mercenaries. The film is an emotional journey of a common man to an unknown place with the hope to come home and lead a better life. The film will release in Auro 3D sound format. on selective screens in India and worldwide on 19 July 2013.
Singam II is a 2013 Tamil action film directed by Hari, a sequel to the successful 2010 film Singam.Produced by S. Lakshman Kumar, it stars Suriya in the title role with Anushka Shetty, Hansika Motwani, Vivek and Santhanam in supporting roles. The film was released on July 5, 2013 along with a Telugu dubbed version titled Yamudu II. It was also dubbed in Hindi as Singham II, scheduled for July 12.
Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru is a 2013 Tamil romantic comedy film directed by Sundar C. and produced by Kushboo Sundar starring Siddharth, Hansika Motwani and Ganesh Venkatraman, with Santhanam as a comedian.The film is simultaneously shot in Telugu language as Something Something, in which Brahmanandam replaces Santhanam for the Telugu version. The shoot started in January 2013.The film released on 14 June 2013 to positive reviews and became a commercial success.
Thillu Mullu is a 2013 Tamil comedy film directed by Badri who earlier directed Veerappu and Ainthaam Padai. It is a remake of Rajinikanth’s film Thillu Mullu which itself was a remake of Hindi film Gol Maal. The film stars Shiva and Isha Talwar. Prakash Raj enacted the character essayed by the late Thengai Srinivasan. Kovai Sarala, Sathyan, Ilavarasu, Manobala played supporting roles.The music was jointly scored by M. S. Viswanathan and Yuvan Shankar Raja who for the first time worked together. While the film’s muhurat took place on August 24, the shooting commenced in September. The film released on 14 June 2013 to positive reviews.
AmeerinAadhi Bhagavan is a 2013 Tamil gangster film written and directed by Ameer Sultan. Jayam Ravi and Neetu Chandra play the lead roles in the film, which is being produced by DMK politician J. Anbazhagan and features music composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja, cinematography by R. B. Gurudev and K. Devaraj and editing by Ram Sudharsan. It is the second film in Asia to make use of Auro 3D audio technology. Following a formal announcement in February 2010, the film was shot over a period of two years across Thailand, in the Indian states of Rajasthan and Goa, as well as the locales of Chennai, Mumbai, Toronto and Niagara Falls, Ontario. The film released on February 22, 2013
Vana Yuddham (English: Forest war) வனயுத்தம் is a 2013 Tamil film directed by A. M. R. Ramesh, based on the notorious forest brigand Veerappan. Kishore plays the role of Veerappan in the film, which also features Arjun and Vijayalakshmi in the lead. It is made as a bilingual, being simultaneously shot in Kannada as Attahasa. The movie released on 14th February 2013 with good & positive reviews