Uzhaippali (Eng: Hard Worker) is a 1993 Indian Tamil-language action drama film, written and directed by P. Vasu. It stars Rajinikanth and Roja. The film was released on 24 June 1993 and became a box office success.
Rajini works as a coolie in a factory. He is asked by three brothers to feign to be a foreign-returned rich man, the heir of a property. Rajini acts, but always escapes as he doesn’t want to face consequences. But then he discovers that he is the heir to the property, his father was killed by three brothers to take away the property and mother became a mental patient. He avenges the death of his father by killing the villains. At last, he says he doesn’t want to be an heir to money and always remains a coolie.
Directed by P. Vasu
Written by P. Vasu
Produced by B. Venkatarama Reddy
Starring Rajinikanth, Roja
Cinematography M. C. Sekar
Edited by P. Mohanraj
Music by Ilaiyaraaja (songs) Karthik Raja (background score)
Production Chandamama Vijaya Combines
Distributed by Ramana Film Distributors
Release date 24 June 1993
Running time 162 minutes