2023 Pongal Release Tamil Movies

2023 Pongal Release Tamil Movies: As everyone knows, Ajith has a huge fan base in Tamil, and so does Vijay; their respective legions of devoted followers have been counting down the days till Pongal so they can see the latest flicks from their favourite actors. There are, however, additional films, both large and little, that have been released across India.

2023 Pongal Release Tamil MoviesKeep reading as we update this post with the latest information about upcoming Tamil movies set for release during Pongal in 2023.

2023 Pongal Release Tamil Movies

S.No Movie Name Starring Release
1 Thunivu Ajith Confirmed
2 Varisu Thalapathy Vijay Confirmed
3 Adipurush Prabhas Jan-12-2023


Manju Warrier of Malayalam film fame and Ajith of Valimai renown feature in the action film Thunivu. The film was directed by H. Vinoth and cost a fortune to produce because of all the money that was put into the action scenes. Up until this point, Valimai has had the most action scenes of any film, but Thunivu will undoubtedly break that record. The film’s producer, Boney Kapoor, has announced that Thunivu will be released on Pongal 2023, thus it’s safe to assume that Ajith fans will be eating their weight in theatre food on that day.


The bilingual film Varissu, Vaarasudu in Telugu, directed by Maharshi fame Vamsi Paidipally, starring Rashmika Mandanna in the female lead, and produced by Dil Raju in association with PVP cinema, has raised a lot of expectations, as it is currently in post-production and very soon the film’s first single will be released, Thalapahy fans have never been more excited for a film.


Adipurush is one of the most anticipated movies in Indian cinema. It stars Prabhas and Kriti Sanon and was directed by Om Rout (who also directed Tanaji). All audiences can look forward to seeing Prabhas in his first full-fledged Hindi feature, Adipurush. Seeing Prabhas in the role of Lord Rama on screen will be a treat for Prabhas’s legions of fans around the world, and the fact that the film was shot in 3D just adds to that pleasure. Let us now anticipate the visual feast that will be January 12, 2023. With a massive budget of 500 crores, Adipurush recently caused chaos with its teaser trailer across the country.

For now, these are the only films set for release on Pongal, however more are likely to be announced in the coming days.