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Kshanam (2016)

Rishi, a non-resident Indian, returns to India to help his ex-lover find her kidnapped daughter.

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Ravikanth Perepu

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Ravikanth Perepu (screenplay), Abburi Ravi (dialogue) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Adivi Sesh Adivi Sesh ... Rishi
Adah Sharma ... Shwetha
Anasuya Bharadwaj ... ACP
Ravi Verma Ravi Verma ... Bobby (as Ravi Varma)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Satyadev Kancharana ... Karthik
Vennela Kishore ... Babu Khan
Satyam Rajesh Satyam Rajesh ... Chowdary
Raviraja Raviraja ... Assasin 1
Swaraj Rebbapragada Swaraj Rebbapragada ... Shwetha's father
Nicola Vann ... Stacy
Scot Weaver ... Waiter
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Rishi, an NRI, comes to India in search of his ex-lover Swetha's daughter, who was kidnapped by a gang of Nigerians. The police are uncooperative and there is no evidence to collaborate Swetha's version of events. How will Rishi unravel the mystery? Written by krishna vamsi

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Language:

Telugu

Release Date:

26 February 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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INR 11,000,000 (estimated)
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Anchor Anasuya's first ever full length movie. See more »

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Title of the film does not appear until 30 minutes into the movie. See more »

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Remade as Baaghi 2 (2018) See more »

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A well made thriller
2 September 2016 | by prafulbSee all my reviews

Kshanam is a thriller based on the kidnapping of a child. Who kidnapped the child? Is the child even real? These are some of the questions that Kshanam tries to resolve. With a crisp editing and a just-sufficient run-time Kshanam makes this search an edge of the seat thriller ride. The pre-interval scene is a shocker and takes you completely by surprise. There are a couple of minor loopholes in the story, but despite that the overall gripping narrative will make you ignore them. Kshanam is extremely well-made and am sure we will see remakes in other languages soon. An extremely positive start of the year to Telugu film industry that is stuck in the larger than life hero worship and slowly evolving and accepting new and non-routine stories. Kshanam breaks stereotypes and gives us a world-class movie. If you liked Kahaani then you will surely enjoy Kshanam. Films like this is the reason why I love movies. Kudos to the entire team of Kshanam, a truly fantastic job.


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