Kadal is a 2013 Indian Tamil crime- drama film co-written, co-produced and directed by Mani Ratnam. The film features debutantes Gautham Karthik, son of actor Karthik, and Thulasi Nair, daughter of Radha, in the lead roles, with Arjun and Aravind Swamy in supporting roles. The music was composed by A. R. Rahman. The film revolves around life of Christian fishermen who instill the fact that how faith can sometimes lead to the triumph of humanity. The film was dubbed into Telugu as Kadali. The film was released worldwide on 1 February 2013 in both the versions.
Kadal is the soundtrack album, composed by A. R. Rahman for the 2013 Tamil film of the same name, directed by Mani Ratnam that stars Gautham Karthik and Thulasi Nair in the lead roles. Noted poet-lyricist Vairamuthu and his son Madhan Karky penned lyrics for three songs each. Sri Lankan rapper Aaryan Dinesh Kanagaratnam made his debut for Indian cinema with one of the songs. The album was released under Sony Music on December 15, 2012.
Kadal is a 1968 Indian Malayalam film, directed by M. Krishnan Nair and produced by P Subramaniam. The film stars Madhu, Sharada, Thikkurissi Sukumaran Nair and Shobha in lead roles. The film had musical score by MB Sreenivasan.
Kadal is a 1994 Malayalam-language Indian feature film directed by Sidhique Shameer, starring Babu Antony, Charmila in lead roles.
Kadal may refer to:
- Kadal (town), a village in Bajhang District in the Seti Zone of north-western Nepal
- Kadal (1968 film), Malayalam film released in 1968 starring Madhu and Sharada
- Kadal (1994 film), Malayalam film released in 1994 starring Babu Antony and Charmila
- Kadal (2013 film), Tamil film released in 2013 starring Gautam Karthik and Thulasi Nair