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Diwana (1952) September 20, 2009 5:14 pm


Budha Bigra Jaey (2004) – Review September 25, 2009 6:52 pm

Budha Bigra Jaey (2004) – Review The mind has a wonderful ability – that to forget. So there isn’t any permanent damage done by watching this, or any other Pakistani...

Aik Gunah Aur (2005) – Review September 25, 2009 6:57 pm

Aik Gunah Aur (2005) – Review Aik Gunah Aur features Meera right after her Indian Film debut but that doesn’t stop it from following the formula and the story is...

Amar Jyoti (1936) September 25, 2009 7:01 pm

Like many of the Prabhat films directed by V. Shantaram, “Amar Jyoti” or “Immortal Flame” made in 1936, had many news goals to its credit. It had a theme and...

Buddha Gujjar (2002) September 25, 2009 7:06 pm

Syed Noor has, during the last decade or so, acquired the status of the filmmaker in Pakistan but his critics say his movies seldom defy the ‘formula’. His latest flick,...

Chingari (1964) September 25, 2009 7:17 pm

Chingari has all the qualities in greater measure of its predecessors: a musical score of rare virtuosity, mature craftsmanship, and a high standard of artistic integrity. What makes it stand...

Do Ansoo (1950) September 25, 2009 7:25 pm

Sentimental melodrama beginning with the dilemma of a spoilt and prodigal Nawab, played competently by Himaliyawala, who has one daughter born to his mistress, a resident of local brothel, and...

Doaa al-Karawan (1959) September 25, 2009 7:30 pm

Adapted from a novella of the same title by Taha Husayn, The Nightingale’s Prayer tells the story of two poor orphaned sisters from the countryside. The first, sent to work...

Hum Aik Hain (2004) September 25, 2009 7:35 pm

Syed Noor began making 786 almost two years back. This film was completed earlier this year and the title was changed to Hum Aik Hain, as the Censor Board Members...

Cinema and Films – Top 10 September 26, 2009 9:05 pm

Top 10 Film-Producing Countries Country Feature Films Produced (2006) India 1,091 USA 490 Japan 417 China 330 France 203 Russia 200 Spain 150 Brazil 142 UK 134 Germany 122