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Protagonists in these films on Manorama Max suffer from a medical condition

Manorama Max offers compelling films with main characters facing health challenges. "Jai Ganesh" follows a paralysed artist solving a kidnapping, while "Luca" explores a love story amidst cancer. 

Protagonists in these films on Manorama Max suffer from a medical condition
Posters of Jai Ganesh and Priyan Ottathilanu

Last Updated: 10.22 PM, Jun 07, 2024


In certain films available for streaming on Manorama Max, the main characters experience a range of highs and lows in their lives while dealing with health issues. Some are trying to keep their loved ones safe, while another is juggling a murder investigation. You can watch these films on OTTplay Premium as well.

Films on Manorama Max with main characters suffering from medical conditions

Jai Ganesh


Director: Ranjith Sankar

Genre: Fantasy Thriller Drama

Cast: Unni Mukundan, Ashokan, Jomol, and Mahima Nambiar

The film revolves around the life of gifted graphic artist Ganesh, who suffers an accident that leaves him paralysed below the waist. His life is completely upended when Ayan, Ganesh's close friend and the son of MLA Prakash Puthran, is abducted by an unknown assailant. The narrative's main theme is how Ganesh uses his abilities to expose the conspiracy involving Ayan's kidnapping.


Director: Arun Bose

Genre: Romantic Drama

Cast: Tovino Thomas, Ahaana Krishnakumar and Nithin George

This movie tells the story of two people's unique love as it is told in a diary that police officer Akbar reads. He learns that young Niharika moves in with artist Luca and they become closer. Before their romance can take off, Luca receives a fourth stage cancer diagnosis. The diary's conclusion drastically alters Akbar as a person and is heartbreaking in many ways.

Thaaram Theertha Koodaaram

Director: Gokul Ramakrishnan

Genre: Romantic Drama

Cast: Karthik Ramakrishnan, Nainita Mariya and Ayn Sajid

In an attempt to show his family that he is capable of interacting with people, Sanjay, a food delivery driver with bipolar disorder, takes responsibility for a homeless woman and her younger sister. He believes this will win back their love and affection. He starts to develop feelings for the young woman, though, which throws his plans off.

John Luther

Director: Abhijith Joseph

Genre: Investigative Thriller

Cast: Jayasurya, Siddique, Deepak Parambol, and Athmeeya Rajan

The movie narrates the tale of SI John Luther of the Devikulam police station, a dedicated policeman who puts his life in danger to enforce the law. The narrative becomes more complex when, during a questioning, he tears his eardrums, rendering him deaf. In the movie, he is shown trying to get past this hardship and finish the probe that he had to abandon midway through.

Priyan Ottathilanu

Director: Antony Sony

Genre: Fantasy Thriller Drama

Cast: Nyla Usha, Sharafudheen and Aparna Das

Dr Priyadarshan, is enmeshed in a series of unconnected coincidences while he quietly battles ADHD and hyperactivity. Then he meets Priscilla, a young woman who is feisty, insecure, and unhappy. The main plot point of the movie is how his life takes an unexpected turn in a single day.

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