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A desi Godzilla destroys familiar Mumbai landmarks. Publicity stills reveal that the creature in the movie resembled Barney the dinosaur.
Nalini Jaywant generated some controversy when she donned swimsuit for this film in 1950.
Publicity poster of India’s first color jungle film Zimbo (1958) starring Azad Irani and Chitra. See how the poster publicizes by mentioning “in Full Gevacolor”. Because of the poor preservation efforts the original lush Gevacolor of this film has faded into Black & White.
Legendary director K. Asif directed only three films in his entire career – Phool (1945), Mughal-e-Azam, (1960), and Love & God (1986). Phool starring Veena, Prithviraj Kapoor, Suraiya and Sitara Devi was Asif’s debut film as director.
August 1951, Filmindia cover showing Madhubala in incomplete film Gohar (1951).