Seetha is a 1990 Tamil thriller film directed by S. A. Chandrasekhar. The film features Rahman, Kanaka, R. Sarathkumar and Gautami in lead roles, with Charan Raj, Janagaraj, Manorama, Radha Ravi, S. Shankar, Srividya and Delhi Ganesh playing supporting roles. The film, produced by Shoba Chandrasekhar and Sheela Siva, had musical score by Vidyasagar and was released on 14 April 1990. The film was dubbed in Telugu with same name.
The film begins with Seetha (Kanaka) returning to her native village after completing her studies in the city. Seetha and her parents lead a peaceful life until Boopathy, the son of the village zamindar, crosses her path. Boopathy spread terror among the villagers and he now wants to marry Seetha but she refuses. So Boopathy, who was very upset and frustrated by her refusal, kills her father. Seetha and her mother have no other choice than to flee the village.