Who said horror movies in Tamil end up only as comedy capers? Actor Siddharth in the company of filmmaker Milind Rau has managed to give an Indian horror thriller with Hollywood standards that really scares audience.
Starring Siddharth, Andrea Jermiah, Atul Kulkarni and Anisha Angelina, with enough spine-chilling moments,
Aval stands apart from films on eerie thrillers attempted before in Kollywood. Scripted by Siddharth and Milind Rau based on a real life incident, the reference to Albert Einstein on spirits, the symbolification of Jewish identities and references to novels like Exorcist adds more value to the story.
The horror angle is intelligently written. The suffering of two families haunted by ghosts and the people who try to help them is set in the backdrop of beautiful landscapes of Himachal Pradesh and it’s 2017. The seed for the story was sowed during the 1930s.
The movie features a neurosurgeon doctor played by Siddharth and his wife Andrea Jeremiah. They are a newly-wed couple, who move into a new neighbourhood and soon realise that the house next door, inhabiting a little girl and her mother, is haunted.
Initially, they refuse to believe that supernatural powers are at play, but after a close encounter with the