Vinay Fortt (Shan Shahar), Anu Mohan (Vinu Ramachandran), Tovino Thomas (Eby),
Praveen Prem (Cyril), Yog Japee (Charlie), Joy Mathew (P.T.R. Bhattathiri)
by: August Cinema
Crime Branch Investigation officer David Abraham (essayed by Prithviraj
Sukumaran) to solve the mystery behind a suicide incident. On the eve of X’Mas,
David’s Jeep hits two youths riding a bike – Shan Shahar (Vinay Fortt) and Vinu
Ramachandran (Anu Mohan). Vinu gets minor injuries. David feels apologetic and
offers lift to them to take them to hospital for Vinu’s first aid. But Vinu
gets missing from the hospital. David and Shan search for Vinu at almost every
possible location in the town but fail to find him. David does ask Shan whether
there is any problem, but Shan does not open up. David finds Vinu’s wallet in
his Jeep and reaches his place, but the suicide news of Vinu waits for him
there. That is when, David decides to come back to Shan and assures him of his
help even if he is in trouble. Ultimately Shan opens up and shares with David
in regard to the problem in which he and his gang of friends Vinu, Jessy (Janani Iyer), Eby (Tovino Thomas), Cyril
(Praveen Prem) are trapped.
victims to the problem, how they are threatened
by a mafia gang member Charlie (Yog Japee), how David follows the case of Vinu’s
suicide, what actually happens on the 7th day, how he understands
the 7th day happenings, how David connects between the various instances,
how he reaches to the root of the suicide mystery etc. His reasoning, seeking logical
answers to various questions leads to the final stroke of the movie which is a climax
worth to be watched for.
and Story Writer:
could have been brilliant provided the pace was a bit more intriguing.
the audience through to the very end. Logically written.
and their Performance:
wonderfully. Great voice modulation. He is very convincing as David. His dark,
thick-trimmed glasses and palpable white hair strands absolutely suit his
character. He is cool and composed. The smiles (of various shades) on his face
are very much noticeable.
of the cast have also given good performances.
captured the frames very realistically. The night shots are very good. A
special mention of his shot of waterfall.
and full of energy. Songs could have been much more better.
to watch out for:
to watch. Watch it, if you like investigative movies.