February 2012

Rakshanda Khattak (Javeri) – Interview

By |February 5th, 2012|

Picture courtesy of Chengis Javeri (Rakshanda Javeri’s son)
Down a small lane on Victoria road, up an ancient flight of stairs, through an un-certain looking door and into Rakshanda’s “Hi, you’re late”. When I recover from the shock of seeing a disheveled face (my own) […]

January 2012

Roop Kishore Shorey – Filmography

By |January 30th, 2012|

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Filmography in India

Movie
Year
Producer
Director
Cast
Music Director

Majnu
1935
Kamla M.
Roop K. Shorey
Mukhtar, Shyama, Mattu, Sultan Beg, Hukumsingh, Majnu, Kamla
Ghulam Haider

Tarzan Ki Beti
1938
Aurora Film Corporation
Roop K. Shorey
Motu Bhatt, Manek, Majnu, Shyama, G. N. Dutt
Anupam Ghatak

Khuni Jadugar
1939
Kamla M.
Roop […]

Kalpana Mohan – Filmography

By |January 29th, 2012|

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Movie
Year
Producer
Director
Cast
Music Director

Naughty Boy
1962
Shakti Films
Shakti Samanta
Sunder, Kalpana, Pritibala, Kishore Kumar, Madan Puri, Kanu Roy, Sulochana Chatterji, Praveen Paul, Om Prakash
S. D. Burman

Professor
1962
Eagle Films
Lekh Tandon
Kalpana, Parveen choudhry, Salim, Iftekhar, Lalita Pawar, Shammi Kapoor, […]

Majnu – Filmography

By |January 29th, 2012|

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Movie
Year
Producer
Director
Cast
Music Director

Majnu
1935
Kamla M.
Roop K. Shorey
Mukhtar, Shyama, Mattu, Sultan Beg, Hukumsingh, Majnu, Kamla
Ghulam Haider

Tarzan Ki Beti
1938
Aurora Film Corporation
Roop K. Shorey
Motu Bhatt, Manek, Majnu, Shyama, G. N. Dutt
Anupam Ghatak

Khuni Jadugar
1939
Kamla M.
Roop K. Shorey
M. Esmail, […]

Ajay Sahni – Interview

By |January 29th, 2012|

Way back in 1966  when producer Rajendra Bhatia was planning to make “Pavitra Papi,” he had in mind a young new director—Balraj Sahni’s son Parikshit. Parikshit had just returned after completing a five-year course in film direction at the Moscow Cinema Institute. Later, Rajendra […]

N. Datta – Filmography

By |January 28th, 2012|

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Movie
Year
Producer
Director
Cast
Music Director

Marine Drive
1955
Sippy Films
G. P. Sippy
Roopmala, Ajit, Bina Rai, Vijayalaxmi, Yakub, Johnny Walker, K. N. Singh, Om Prakash, Nilopher, Mohana
N. Dutta

Milap
1955
Film Arts
Raj Khosla
Geeta Bali, Dev Anand, Rajinder, Krishan Dhawan, Johnny Walker, […]

Bharati Devi – Filmography

By |January 23rd, 2012|

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Movie
Year
Producer
Director
Cast
Music Director

Doctor
1941
New Theatres
Subodh Mitter
Jyoti Prakash, Pankaj Mullick, Ahindra Chowdhry, Nemo, Panna, Bharati Devi, Amar
Pankaj Mullick

Kashinath
1943
New Theatres
Nitin Bose
Ashit Baran, Sunanda Devi, Bharati Devi, Nawab Nemo, Dilip Bose, Manorama, Biren Das
Pankaj Mullick

Wapas
1943
New Theatres
Hem […]

Jayant – Filmography

By |January 23rd, 2012|

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Movie
Year
Producer
Director
Cast
Music Director

Bambai Ki Sethani
1935
Prakash Pictures
Rasik Bhatt
Jayant, Gulab, Shirin, Rajkumari, Umakant, Ranjit, Lallo Bhai, Anjali, Esmail
Lallubhai Nayak

Bikhare Moti
1935
Roopam Art
Jayant Dalal
Rekha Kanekar, Jayant Dalal, Kamladevi Chattopadhyaya, Rohini

Bombay Mail
1935
Prakash Pictures
R. P. Bhatt
Jayant, Panna, Rajkumari, Lallo […]

Mala Sinha – Filmography

By |January 22nd, 2012|

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Movie
Year
Producer
Director
Cast
Music Director

Badshah
1954
Mars & Movies
Amiya Choudhry
Hari Shivdasani, K. N. Singh, Pradeep Kumar, Usha Kiran, Ulhas, Agha, Mala Sinha, Achla Sachdev
Shanker

Hamlet
1954
Hindustan Chitra
Kishore Sahu
Mala Sinha, S. Nazir, Kamaljeet, Jankidas, Shreenath, Rajan Kapoor, Hiralal, Paul Sharma, […]

Mala Sinha – Memories

By |January 22nd, 2012|

My parents christened me Alda Sinha. Everybody in school called me Dalda Sinha. How I hated my name. Dad and mum never called me Alda though. To them, I was always their little ‘Baby’. Soon, the entire school was calling me ‘Baby Sinha’ too. […]