9 (Nine) is a Malayalam language supernatural thriller starring Prithviraj Sukumaran in the lead. The movie opened with positive reviews when it hit the cinemas on February 7th, 2019. It is streaming on Disney Plus Hotstar.
A red comet is about to pass the Earth. When it happens, the Electromagnetic Pulse surge will cause the power to shut down for nine days. Dr Albert Lewis (Prithviraj Sukumaran) is an Astrophysicist. He moves to the Himalayas to carry out research during the same period. He has a son Adam, who lives with him after he is separated from his wife, Annie.
As days pass, the people and the community around Dr Albert get into a superstitious mode. Around the same time, a new character Ava enters his life. Soon, Dr Albert stars having negative feeling towards his son Adam. He thinks Adam is the reason for the separation with the wife. One strange incident after other happens, putting the life of Adam in danger. How it ends in nine days is the basic premise of the film.
Jenuse Mohamed directs 9 (Nine) which is a blend of supernatural, horror and psychological elements. Master Alok, Wamiqa Gabbi, Prakash Raj and Mamta Mohandas play vital supporting roles. Sekhar Menon provides the eerie background score whereas Shaan Rahman gives the songs. 9 (Nine) was the first regional production of Sony Pictures in India.