Kataka, a 2017 movie, is directed by Ravi Basrur, streaming on MX Player and Jio Cinema. It is a Kannada horror and thriller film, starring Ashok Raj as Kumar and Shlagha Saligrama as Kavya.
This movie depicts a family whose fate changes when they step into their village. Kumar and his family, unaware of a curse, get into its clutch.
Kataka marks certain true incidents that occurred in the coastal region of Karnataka and also remarks on Ravi Basrur’s directing debut. This movie was dubbed into 15 different languages and became the first Kannada movie to be dubbed in English as well.