Mufti (Eng: Undercover) is a 2017 Indian Kannada-language neo-noir action thriller film directed by Narthan, making his debut, and produced by Jayanna Combines. The film tells the story of an undercover cop, played by Sriimurali, who tracks down and confronts a crime boss, played by Shiva Rajkumar.
Production started in July 2016, and the film was released on 1 December 2017. The film received positive response from critics. The film was declared blockbuster at the box office and was one of the highest-grossing movies in Shivarajkumar’s career. The film is being remade in Tamil as Pathu Thala starring Silambarasan and Gautham Karthik.
Directed by Narthan
Written by Narthan & K. Ram Sri Lakshman
Produced by Jayanna & Bhogendra
Starring Shiva Rajkumar, Sriimurali, Shanvi Srivastava, Madhu Guruswamy, Vasishta N. Simha, Chaya Singh
Cinematography I. Naveen Kumar
Edited by Harish Komme
Music by Ravi Basrur
Production Jayanna Combines
Distributed by Jayanna Films
Release date 1 December 2017
Running time 160 minutes