Kali is a Telugu film directed I. V. Sasi in 1980. It Stars Rajinikanth in the lead role. Vijayakumar plays a prominent role.Supportting actors are played by Phataphat Jayalaxmi,Seema,Kaikala Satyanarayana. Music director of the film is Illayaraja .Seema and Phataphat Jayalaxmi play the respective female leads. It was simultaneously shot in Tamil as Kaali. Rajinikanth played the lead role while Chiranjeevi replaced Vijayakumar in the Tamil version. The Tamil version was played for eight weeks grossing $ 40,000 at the box office. This was the first time Rajinikanth and Chiranjeevi acted together. Seema played dual roles in this film. Kaikala Satyanarayana plays the main villain role in both the versions.