September 2010

Nadeem and Shabana in Chakori (1967)

By |September 25th, 2010|

Nadeem in Sangdil (1968)

By |September 25th, 2010|

May 2010


By |May 19th, 2010|

He may have made his debut as Pakistan’s answer to Dilip Kumar but Mirza Nazeer Baig Mughal has evolved from a super-hit actor into a superstar during his 43-year career. The journey that began with Chakori in 1967 is still going strong. Not only […]

April 2010

Aansoo (1971)

By |April 26th, 2010|

Capsule Review: Based on Riaz Arshad’s novel “Andhi Jawani”, Aansoo was one of the best films made during the early period of colored Lollywood films. The film dealt with the sensitive issue of rape and its after effects. Farida (Firdous) gets raped by a […]

November 2009

Shabnam – Nadeem

By |November 26th, 2009|

It would be hard to say when Nadeeem first met Shabnam, but the first film he did with her was Suroor Barabankvi’s Tum Mare Ho in 1968. Generally, Nadeem was paired with Shabana, while Rehman was doing movies with Shabnam. There weren’t too many […]

Aina (1977)

By |November 23rd, 2009|


Aina, a musical love story with a tinge of social comment, created history for having the longest combined run in Karachi—almost 250 weeks. The record for the business that it grossed at the box-office was surpassed in 1995, almost twenty-two years later, by Munda […]