Akam (2013)

 ●  Malayalam ● 2 hrs 0 mins

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Embedded with suspense and thrill, this tale of horror delves into the twists and turns in the life of Srinivasan, a young architect. His life seems charmed, as he loves his profession, has a lucrative job, and is in love with a beautiful young woman, Tara. Then, in a cruel twist of fate, a terrible accident disfigures him and Tara dumps him. Traumatised and wounded in mind and body, Srinivasan becomes vulnerable and depressed, withdrawing into his shell. Then he meets the beautiful Ragini who is willing to accept him with his disfigurement. They get married, but after a while, he begins to think that she is not human. The crux of this suspenseful and thrilling tale delves into how Srinivasan discovers his wife's true identity.
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This thrilling horror movie premiered at the 8th Dubai International Film Festival in December 2011. It was also screened at the Shanghai International Film Festival and International Film Festival of Kerala.

This movie was shot at exotic locations in Trivandrum and its surrounding suburbs.

This film is a contemporary retelling of Malayattoor Ramakrishnan's classic psycho-thriller novel Yakshi (1967).