Thamassu (2010)

Year: 2010
Directed by: Agni Shridhar
Starring: Shiva Rajkumar, Padmapriya, Harshika Poonacha, Nassar, Sharath Lohitashwa, Sudha Belawadi, Shobhraj, Jai Jagadeesh Spl Appearance: Yash, Sudharani

Hindu-Muslim riots are happening in Tannery Road, Bengaluru. The police are desperate to stop it before it spreads to other parts of the city. ACP Shankar (Shivarajkumar) is considered the best cop in the city and has been deputed to suppress the situation. He is known for his high-risk way of dealing with crime matters and many times is criticized by human rights activists. While chasing a mob he is hit on his head and is injured badly. He falls in front of a Muslim man’s house (Nassar) and is taken care of by him and his daughter (Harshika). When Shankar recovers he remembers in flashback how he met his wife Shanti (Padmapriya).

Shanti is a doctor who runs a nursing home. Once Shankar is at the nursing home because an escaped criminal is hiding there getting treatment. He beats up the criminal but Shanti objects and kicks him out of there. A few days later when a theft happens in the nursing home, Shankar quickly finds the crook but is surprised when Shanti deals with the thief in a peaceful kind way. This causes him to slowly take a liking to her. Shanti’s father is a famous lawyer and likes Shankar and fixes their match.

But now, Shankar is about to discover a shocking truth about the Muslim family who helped him which will change his opinion on how he handles criminal cases…