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14A(14A) Violence

Synopsis

Malayalam-language Crime/Action. A money lender (Mammootty) is owed money by some film producers, but they work with a corrupt police officer (Siddique) to keep from paying.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and scatological slang
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, some in a torture context - much blood, some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Quest for revenge
  • Appearance versus reality
  • Battle of wits

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for frequent violence

Classification date

January 22, 2020