Aval Appadithan is a 1978 Tamil drama film, directed by newcomer C. Rudhraiya. The film received critical acclaim but was not successful commercially. However, it won over audience in due course of time. The film starring Sripriya , Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth spoke about women's liberation and chauvinistic nature of most of the men. Now, director Badri Venkatesh has expressed his wish to remake the film. It is reported the team is on the lookout for the person who is owning the rights of the movie to initiate the discussions to acquire it. The director plans to rope in Shruti Haasan for Sripriya's role, Simbu for Rajini's role and Dulquer/Vijay Deverakonda for Kamal Haasan's role.