Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu is a Tamil film starring Sathyaraj in the lead role of the protagonist. The film revolves around the story of an honest and straightforward Tamil Nadu police officer and his life. The story of the film is an adaptation from I. V. Sasi's Malayalam film Aavanazhi. The film was produced by Kamal Haasan but did not act in the film. Film had no songs. "Kadamai Kanniyam Kattupaadu" is a famous quote by the former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, C. N. Annadurai.