Trip is a 2021 Indian Tamil-language science fiction film written and directed by Dennis Manjunath. The film stars Yogi Babu, Karunakaran and Sunainaa in the lead roles. The film is loosely inspired from Hollywood films Tucker & Dale vs. Evil and Wrong Turn. The film had its theatrical release on 5 February 2021 and received negative reviews from critics.
A group of friends including Lidi (Sunainaa) and Vikram (Praveen Kumar) and others embark on a journey in a dense forest. They eventually meet two strangers Azhagan (Yogi Babu) and Amuthan (Karunakaran) who are carpenters and painters who cam to renew a house in the forest. the group met the two of them covered with blood which is actually paint. the group ran away from them because they thought that they are serial killers. after some intense chase away, the group of friends camped at a river at night. after some chatting time, Lidi went to check out the forest. after some distance walking, Lidi finds the two painters and she ran away until she tripped and fall towards the ground and went unconscious. the painters came there in time and saw the girl and they carried her and helped her by bringing with them. eventually, another girl from the group watches the painters carrying Lidi. the girl misunderstand and thinks that they are abducting Lidi. she ran back to the camp site and told everyone about the incident. the boys went to look for Lidi but finds the painters’ jeep leaving with Lidi. the next morning, Lidi wokes up in the jeep and shocked when she saw the painter and ran away when she again trip and fall. the painters again helps her and told the real identity of them. Lidi was relieved and went with the painters. the group of friends finds the house where Lidi was staying. the group thougth that Lidi have joined the killers. they went to help her but lose two men. One ran away and got eaten by someone and the other one hitten by a axe. the group got scared and thought that the painters killed them but they were totally wrong. that night vikram and one of the girl went inside the house when the painters were away to hep Lidi. the painter on the other side found another girl laying on the ground when they accidentally knocked her by their jeep. they bought with them. when they arrive at the house. vikram was confronting Lidi that the painters were killers. the rest of the group came to help the others who are inside the house. after some misunderstanding. the group and the painters started an funny intense fight when they all accidentally broke out a fire. after the fire, another unknown man came with real blood and tied the whole group in the house.
Directed by Dennis Manjunath
Produced by A Viswanathan & E Praveen Kumar
Written by Dennis Manjunath
Starring Yogi Babu, Karunakaran, Sunainaa
Music by Siddhu Kumar
Cinematography Udhayashankar G.
Edited by Deepak S Dwarakanath
Production Sai Film Studios
Distributed by Sakthi Film Factory
Release date 5 February 2021
Running time 121 minutes