Dev Anand

July 2012

Madhubala, Dev Anand, Raj Khosla and others crew members on the sets of Kala Pani

By |July 30th, 2012|

April 2012

Baadbaan (1954) – Review

By |April 1st, 2012|

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November 2011

Dev Anand, Durga Khote, Mr. & Mrs. Hemen Gupta and David with Soviet Cultural Delegation (1954)

By |November 12th, 2011|

Dev Anand – Kalpana Kartik Romance

By |November 6th, 2011|

Chetan arrived one day and wanted me to get ready to meet my new leading lady for the film which was to be called Baazi. Her name was Mona Singha, and she was fresh from St. Bede’s College, Simla. Chetan renamed her Kalpana Kartik, […]

August 2011

Madhubala and Dev Anand in Madhubala (1950)

By |August 25th, 2011|

July 2011

Dev Anand with his kids – Suneil Anand and Devina

By |July 27th, 2011|

Khursheed Begum and Dev Anand in Aage Badho (1948)

By |July 2nd, 2011|

Sawan ki ghataoun from Aage Badho (1948) was the only duet singing star Khursheed Begum sang with Mohammad Rafi and the only film where she acted with Dev Anand.

According to Dev Anand’s autobiography “I did my second film called Aage Badho as per my […]

March 2011

Rahi (1953) – Review

By |March 7th, 2011|

The Dev Anand-Nalini Jaywant combination was as effective and popular as his pairing with Geeta Bali and Madhubala. An intense and dedicated actress, Nalini Jaywant appeared opposite Dev Anand in “Rahi” (1953), “Munimji” (1955) and “Kala Pani” (1958). “Rahi” is based on Mulk Raj […]

December 2010

Munim Ji (1955)

By |December 31st, 2010|

Whereas most Western melodramas would represent good and evil as conflicting forces within one character, this movie distributes the moral conflict across two half-brothers, Ratan (Pran) and Amar (Dev Anand). The film then goes on to multiply this splitting device to the point of […]

Kala Pani (1958)

By |December 31st, 2010|

A crime movie about institutionalized corruption. Hero Karan (Anand) discovers that his father, believed dead, is in fact in jail for a murder he did not commit. Karan sets out to prove his father’s innocence with the help of a fearless journalist, Asha (Madhubala). […]