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Superstar Rajinikanth turns 72 years old today. The acting maverick of South cinema reportedly began his career in 1975, and has been a part of over 160 films so far.
Image Credits: Sun Pictures
On his birthday, here's checking out some of the most underrated films of his career
Image Credits: M. A. M. Films
Bhuvana Oru Kelvi Kuri This film sheds light on two friends, (Rajinikanth and Sivakumar), who're anything but similar in nature. Albeit an interesting watch, the movie failed to create a buzz among Rajini fans .
Image Credits: Kavithalayaa Productions
Netrikkan Thalaivar plays a double role in this movie, as that of a father and son, where the latter is out on an agenda. The narrative also sees actress Saritha play an integral part.
Image Credits: Premaalaya
Thappu Thalangal The movie saw Saritha and Rajinikanth being paired opposite each other, yet again. The superstar plays the role of Devu, a goon, who falls in love with a prostitute. But their murky past doesn’t let them live in peace.
Image Credits: Sri Amman Creations
16 Vayathinile This movie entailed a big cast with actors like Kamal Haasan, Sridevi and Rajinikanth in the lead. It revolves around a 16 year old villager girl named Mayil, who navigates her life in a male dominated world.
Image Credits: Sri Chitra
Ilamai Oonjal Aadukirathu This happens to be a love triangle where two best friends fall for the same woman. Along with him, actors Kamal Haasan and Sripriya were roped in the lead cast.
Image Credits: Premalaya Productions
Ninaithaale Inikkum A youth centric movie about a music band, Ninaithaale Inikkum sees Rajini play the role of a singer, whose band goes to Singapore to perform. The romantic entanglements that ensue don't end well.