Kavacha is a 2019 Indian Kannada-language action thriller film written and directed by G. V. R. Vasu in his directorial debut. It is a remake of Priyadarshan's Mohanlal starrer 2016 Malayalam blockbuster Oppam, with changes made in the script to suit the interests of Kannada-speaking audiences. The film stars Shiva Rajkumar, Kruthika Jayakumar, Isha Koppikar, Baby Meenakshi and Vasishta N. Simha in the lead roles. It was released worldwide on 5 April 2019 and got positive reviews from critics.


Jayarama is a blind handyman in an apartment complex. When a retired Supreme Court judge who resides there trusts him with a secret and makes him the guardian of his daughter before he is murdered, Jayarama's world changes. He now has to deal with Vasudeva, a vengeful serial killer.

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    director G. V. R. Vasu
    editor Joni Harsha
    genre action thriller
    keywords apartment complex murder retire supreme court
    musicBy Arjun Janya
    producer A. Sampath
    productionCompany Hayagriva Movie Adishtana
    publisher Jayanna films
    theme serial killer