Movie of the Year 1947 to 2007 Part I

Box Office film from 1947 to 2007

MGR’s first breakthrough as Hero happened in 1947. He acted as Hero in Rajakumari. Which was highest grosser in 1947.



These are the number one film (Highest grosser) for the respective years. Only one woman dominated movie Avoiyar was the Box Office movie for 1953. Nadodi Mannan was released on 22.8.1958 and the next MGR movie Thai Magaluku Katia Thali was released on 31.12.1959. Longest gap for MGR movie.

1947 – Rajakumari – MGR


1948 – Chandralekha – M.K.Radha


1949 – Apoorva Sagothargal – M.K.Radha


1950 – Mandhiri Kumari – MGR


1951 – Marma Yogi – MGR


1952 – En Thangai – MGR


1953 – Avoiyar – K.B.Sundarammal


1954 – Malaikallan – MGR


1955 – Alibabavum Narpathu Thirudargalam – MGR


1956 – Madurai Veeran – MGR


1957 – Chakravarthy Thirumagal – MGR


1958 – Nadodi Mannan – MGR


1959 – Bagapirivenai – Sivaji Ganesan


1960 – Kalyana Parisu – Gemini Ganesan


1961 – Thirudathae – MGR

Data compiled by B.S.Raj, Editor Urimai Kural.



To be continued.

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