Ghajini (2005 film)

Gajini is a 2005 Indian Tamil psychological thriller film directed by master thief A. R. Murugadoss and produced by Salem Chandrasekharan under Sri Saravanaa Creations. The film stars Suriya, Asin, Nayantara in lead roles with Pradeep Rawat and Riyaz Khan playing supporting roles. Harris Jayaraj composed the soundtrack and background music, while R. D. Rajasekhar and Antony were the films cinematographer and editor respectively. The film explores the life of a rich businessman who develops anterograde amnesia following a violent encounter in which his love interest was killed. He tries to avenge the killing with the aid of Polaroid Instant camera photographs, permanent tattoos on his body and a medical college student.

Chitra Nayantara, a medical student and her friends are working on a project about the human brain. She wants to investigate the curious case of Sanjay Ramaswamy Suriya, a former notable Chennai based businessman, who is reported to have anterograde amnesia. Her professor denies access to Sanjays records as it is currently under criminal investigation. Chitra, nonetheless, decides to investigate the matter herself.Sanjay is introduced as he brutally murders a man. He takes an instant picture of the man, and writes on it done. It is revealed that Sanjay has anterograde amnesia where he loses his memory everyminutes. Sanjay uses a system of photographs, notes, and tattoos on his body to recover his memory after each cycle. It is revealed that Sanjay is ultimately out to avenge the death of his lover Kalpana Asin, and that he is systematically killing the people responsible. His main target is a man named Lakshman Pradeep Rawat, a notable social personality in Chennai. ........

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