Deputy Superintendent of Police Achuthankutty tries to solve the mystery of film director Harikrishnan's death. Three women are the main suspects.



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Cast overview:
Inspector Achuthankutty
Anil Kumar
Sripriya ...
Bhaginisevamayi / Parvathi
Jalaja ...
Harikrishnan's Friend
Appu Pillai


Mohanlal is the police officer investigating the murder of the ace writer and film director Harikrishnan (Mammootty). His investigation leads him to suspect three ladies, all of them seem to be present at the crime scene, but have hardly any reason to murder him. Later he discovers that all three have their own reasons to murder him. Written by tojo

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21 March 1986 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Kariyilakkattu Pole  »

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The film was highly acclaimed for the skillful narrative by the director and outstanding performances by the cast. Padmarajan skillfully presented Harikrishnan as a very complicated character and the viewers are left to decide whether Harikrishnan had a romantic angle for Shilpa or his feelings from the beginning were paternal. The director shows a scene where Harikrishnan is bewildered to see Shilpa with her mother, recognizing their history making viewers feel that Harikrishnan had other plans for Shilpa while in a later interrogation from Achuthankutty, Shilpa mentions that Harikrishnan never crossed a line with her and was always very loving and guiding like a father. See more »

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