Anjaniputra, a 2017 movie is directed by A. Harsha. It is a Kannada romantic and action film, starring Puneeth Rajkumar and Rashmika Mandanna in the lead.
This film is a remake of a Tamil film “Poojai” by Hari and revolves around a young man who gets involved in enmity with a businessman and contract killer, Bhairava.
Mukesh Tiwari, in the role of Bhairava, plays the main villain in the movie, who ends up dying by the protagonist Viraj, played by Puneeth Rajkumar. Viraj also falls in love with Geetha, played by Rashmika, and thwarts all attempts by Bhairava in destroying his family.
The film is negatively criticized by certain movie critics where they not only found the narration tedious and monotonous but also pointed out the melodrama that came with the original script.