It's not often that we see Tamil films where our favourite heroes are shown to die in the end. And even if that happens, not every time does the film go on to become a hit. Here is a list of the rare Kollywood movies which were blockbusters - and had heroes die in the end!

Nayakan - Kamal Haasan

Velu Naicker was arguably one of the most epic performances as a don in Tamil cinema history.