Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu
|Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu|
|Directed by||Santhana Bharathi|
|Story by||T. Damodaran|
|Distributed by||Raaj Kamal Films International|
Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu (transl. Duty, Dignity, Discipline) is a 1987 Tamil language Indian crime thriller film directed by Santhana Bharathi, produced by Kamal Haasan, starring Sathyaraj, Geetha and Captain Raju . The film had no songs and it ran for 150 days in Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu making it a box office hit. The film is a remake of 1986 Malayalam film Aavanazhi.
The film revolves around the story of an honest and straightforward Tamil Nadu police officer and his life.
Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu is a remake of the 1986 Malayalam film Aavanazhi. Sathyaraj said he accepted to act in the film because it was a remake of a successful film, and was guaranteed to do well. Kamal Haasan produced the film, and although an established actor, did not appear onscreen.
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