Ratchagan is a record breaking, trendsetting blockbuster Tamil movie starring Nagarjuna and Sushmita Sen in the lead role and also stars Raghuvaran, SP Balasubramanyam, Vadivelu and Girish Karnad. The music is composed by A.R. Rahman. It held the record for the biggest budget for a Tamil film until Jeans. It was a box-office record hit. The film was directed by Praveenkanth.