'Manjunath' is a warm inspirational film based on the true story of Manjunath Shanmugam, a sales officer from a petroleum company who was killed by the oil mafia in 2005 for his stand against fuel adulteration.

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Credited cast:
Anjori Alagh ...
Sujata
Karan Ashar ...
Undy (college friend)
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Devendra
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Manju's Mother
Saksham Dayma ...
Inspector Sukla
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Anjali
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Manju's Father
Rajesh Khattar
Nalneesh ...
Panwala
Anand Nandkumar ...
Manju's brother
Om Prakash ...
Lallan
Faisal Rashid ...
Gautam
Girish Sahdev ...
Jai
Saurabh Santosh ...
Convicted
Satiiysh Saarathy Sasho ...
Manjunath
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Manjunath is a true, inspirational and hard hitting story of an ordinary man and his fight against corruption. After passing out from the prestigious Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, Manjunath Shanmugam was placed with an Oil company as a sales manager only to blow open the large scale adulteration of fuel taking place in the country. It was then that this courageous and honest man was brutally murdered while trying to do his job in the right way and became the victim of this very system which he was trying to protect.

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A must watch film!!

Besides being the true story of a brave and courageous man, The film stands out for 3 different reasons :

a) The entire cast is brilliant in their portrayal of how they relate to the central protagonist and are able to touch a cord in our hearts

b) The treatment of some of the scenes in the movie is quite novel and hard hitting .. You will realize this when you see it!

c) Last but not the least, the background score by Parikrama is fantastic and helps build the tension as the story moves ahead ...

Overall, a great film to watch and identify with .. Will make you reflect on the big sacrifice made by Manjunath in the pursuit of doing the right things ..


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