Kalaignan is a 1993 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by G.B.Vijay, starring Kamal Haasan, Gur Dutt, Bindiya, Sivaranjani, Sindhuja and Nirmalamma. Kalaignan is an action/murder mystery starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role of the protagonist and Kannada actor Gur Dutt as antagonist. He is a K.Balachander find in Pudhu Pudhu Arthangal.
Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide.
A showman introduces a small coastal town to a unique movie experience and capitalises on the Cuban Missile crisis hysteria with a kitschy horror extravaganza combining film effects, stage props and actors in rubber suits in this salute to the B-movie.