September 2012

Toote Khilone (1954) – Review

By |September 3rd, 2012|

Pragati Pictures’ “Toote Khilone,” premiered at the Roxy Theatre on March 19, 1954 is pro­duced by N. Mehta and directed by Nanabhai Bhatt and it is a very good film based on a story-idea whose truth and simplicity invest it with an irresistible appeal.

The […]

July 2011

Need further information on yesteryear Indian actress Purnima

By |July 3rd, 2011|

Purnima was a popular side heroine in Hindi films from late 40s to 50s. She appeared in many films including Patanga (1949),  Jogan (1950), Sagai (1951), Jaal (1952), Aurat (1953) etc. There are unconfirmed rumors floating around that she is present day star Emraan […]

September 2010

Mukh-o-Mukhosh (1956)

By |September 18th, 2010|

1956 was an eventful year in the history of Pakistani Cinema because it saw the birth of Bengali cinema in Dhaka, then the capital of East Pakistan. A. Jabbar Khan produced and directed Mukh-o-Mukhosh. Being, off-and-on, a stage actor all his life, Abdul Jabbar […]