Heartless is a 2014 Bollywood medical thriller film directed by Shekhar Suman. Shekhar Suman also stars in the film along with his sonAdhyayan Suman. The film also features Ariana Ayam, Deepti Naval, Om Puriand Madan Jain amongst others. It released on 7 February 2014, to mixed reviews from critics.The film focuses on anaesthesia awareness, where a patient cannot move or communicate, but is aware to varying degrees of what is happening during surgical procedures. Several critics have noticed striking similarities between the film and the 2007 Hollywood medical thriller Awake, leading some to describe Heartless a copy of said film.