Ilavattam is a 2006 Tamil romantic drama starring Navdeep and Sheela Kaur. Cheenu is an honest and studious villager, who hails from a poor farmer's family. Lakshmi comes from a very rich family and studies in the same college as Cheenu. After some drama, they fall in love. Cheenu is beaten up by Lakshmi's brother-in-law after their secret is revealed. They seek help from the collector who helps them.