5 min read

Raahu, Naa Peru Surya Na Illu India and other gritty thrillers that make for the perfect weekend watch

ZEE5 Web Desk

March 13, 2021

5 min


Here are five awesome Telugu movies you must have on your weekend binge list if you love thrillers.

A good thriller is naturally more engaging than any other genre of movies. With nail-biting mysteries and adrenaline-pumping crime sequences, these movies set the tone right. Moving into yet another weekend to enjoy, having a good binge list seems important. For everyone in search of good, suspenseful dramas, here are some gritty thrillers to add to your perfect weekend binge list.

Missed out on Raahu? Watch the trailer here:


A nail-biting thriller released in 2020, Raahu starring Kriti Garg, Satyam Rajesh and AbeRaam Varma, should be on the list of everyone who enjoys the genre. The movie revolves around Bhanu, who gets married to her beau, despite her father’s disapproval on grounds of astrology. Bhanu, who suffers from a rare conversion disorder that makes her go completely blind when she sees blood, sees herself in an unexpected situation with the danger of going blind looming over her. Her reaction to the situation is sure to have you on the edge of your seat.


How about a dash of horror in the mix? Kanam, released in 2018, is a horror-thriller movie featuring Sai Pallavi, Naga Shourya and Veronika Arora in the lead roles. The movie tells the tale of Thulasi who is forced to abort her baby as she is unmarried. Years later, when Thulasi gets married, a series of mysterious deaths begin to happen in the family. Is it the work of the spirit of her unborn child?

Naga Shaurya and Sai Pallavi in Kanam (Source: ZEE5)

Naa Peru Surya Na Illu india

Allu Arjun is a natural performer and he has proved it multiple times. Naa Peru Surya Na Illu India is an adrenaline-pumping action film that is sure to give a thrilling experience. The movie which also features Anu Emmanuel in the lead revolves around the journey of an army officer who aspires to be posted at the country’s border. His journey to fight his personal demons and gain his ultimate goal is filled with some power-packed action scenes and some nail-biting twists.

Allu Arjun in Naa Peru Surya Naa Illu India (Source: ZEE5)

Also Read: Prema Entha Madhuram: Crossing path with Meera isn’t the best thing that can happen to Anu right now, here’s why

Meka Suri 1 and 2

A ZEE5 Original crime thriller movie, Meka Suri, and its sequel Meka Suri 2 released in 2020 starring Abhinay and Sumaya tell the tale of Meka Suri, a butcher, who gets married to the love of his life, Rani. The franchise revolves around how Rani gets brutally murdered by a group of people, leading Meka Suri to avenge her death with the help of Naxalites. Nail-biting in every sense, the movie redefines the crime thriller genre. The movie goes on to show how common men take the law into their hands to do what’s right. The movie is a blood riot and the right watch for anyone who loves the genre.

A still from Meka Suri (Source: ZEE5)


Thriller dramas are special and good thriller dramas are rare. Spyder released in 2017 starring Mahesh Babu and Rakul Preet Singh in the lead, is just the right film if you were on the lookout for a good thriller drama. Telling the story of an intelligence officer who comes across a cold-blooded killer, the movie is filled with twists and turns, along with some energetic action sequences.

Stream Sa Re Ga Ma Pa – Next Singing Icon and many other shows like this only on ZEE5!

संबंधित विषय

Featured Videos

Featured Videos

More Loader