Dravidan is a 1989 Tamil film starring Sathyaraj, Vidhyashree and Suparna Anand. This was Sathyaraj's 99th film. It was released on a Diwali day along with his 100th film Vaathiyaar Veettu Pillai. The film generated hype and curiosity as two of his movies got released on the same festival day. The film received widely negative reviews and fail to repeat success achieved by original one which also happened to telugu version Ashoka Chakravarthy . The film was the remake of Malayalam blockbuster Aryan starring Mohanlal directed by Priyadarshan.