Chakkalathi is a Tamil language film starring Sudhakar, Shoba, Ambika, Vijayan in the lead roles. The film directed by Devaraj-Mohan. Screenplay and dialogue wrote by Alagapuri Alagappan. The film music composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The film was the debut of Ambika, who later became one of Tamil cinema's biggest stars in the 1980s.