Nirnayam (1995 film)
Nirnayam (transl. Diagnosis) is a 1995 Indian Malayalam-language action crime thriller film directed by Sangeeth Sivan, produced by Suresh Balaje, and written by Cheriyan Kalpakavadi. The film stars Mohanlal and Heera Rajgopal. The plot follows Dr. Roy Mathews (Mohanlal), who after framed for his wife's murder escapes while on custody to discover the truth behind the incident and the actual perpetrators. The film's music was composed by R. Anandh. The movie is an unofficial adaptation of The Fugitive, and is heavily influenced by the 1993 film adaptation.
|Directed by||Sangeeth Sivan|
|Produced by||Suresh Balaje|
|Screenplay by||Cheriyan Kalpakavadi|
|Music by||R. Anandh|
|Edited by||A. Sreekar Prasad|
|Distributed by||Pranamam Pictures|
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Dr. Roy is an honest surgeon who works in a private hospital. He falls in love with his apprentice Dr. Annie and marries her. When Annie discovers a frightening organ-smuggling operation in her hospital, she is murdered. Dr. Roy is framed for the crime due to circumstantial evidence. However, on his way to jail, an accident occurs and he escapes. A fugitive from justice, he tries to discover the truth. He eventually finds aid in a police officer, Javed. Eventually, Dr. Roy is able to bring the perpetrators behind the kidney scam to justice and kill Ifti, his wife's murderer.
- Mohanlal as Dr. Roy Mathews
- Heera Rajagopal as Dr. Annie
- Baby Shamili as Parukkutty
- Nedumudi Venu as Fr. Thayyil
- Lalu Alex as Commissioner M. Javed Khan
- M. G. Soman as Dr. David Kurishinkal
- Jagadeesh as Dr. V.D. Iyer
- Ratheesh as Dr. Marcose
- Sudheer as Adv. Rajendran
- Devan as Dr. Menon
- Sharat Saxena as Ifti, the killer
- Kuthiravattom Pappu as Dr. Roy's servant
- Sukumari as Annie's mother
- Ragini as Dr. Subbu Ammal
- Seetha (Malayalam actress) as Dr. Parvathi
- Thampi Kannanthanam as Police officer
- Augustine as Police officer
- Nandhu as Police officer
- Sadiq as Police officer
- Ajith Kollam as Peethambaran, the fugitive prisoner
- Geetha Vijayan as Doctor
- Maria as Devika Rani
The film score and soundtrack of the film were composed by R. Anandh, a prolific composer of advertisement films.
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