Waheed Murad

December 2010

In memoriam: Samandar, a parable?

By |December 18th, 2010|

On January 6, 1968, the government of President Ayub Khan announced that a conspiracy had been uncovered between some personnel from East Pakistan and Indian politicians to overthrow the government in East Pakistan and establish an independent state of Bangladesh. Twelve days later, the […]

November 2010

Posters – Naag Muni (1972)

By |November 4th, 2010|

September 2010

Rozina and Waheed Murad in Ishara (1968)

By |September 25th, 2010|

Zeba and Waheed Murad in Armaan (1966)

By |September 25th, 2010|

Shamim Ara and Waheed Murad in Salgirah (1969)

By |September 25th, 2010|

Waheed Murad, Asad Jaffrey and Rani in Devar Bhabhi (1967)

By |September 25th, 2010|

Sabiha, Santosh and Waheed Murad in Devar Bhabhi (1967)

By |September 25th, 2010|

May 2010

Armaan (1966)

By |May 19th, 2010|

Armaan was released on Friday, March 18, 1966, at a time when the country was echoing with protests against the Tashkent Agreement signed by President Ayub Khan and the Indian Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri.

It was said that a war ‘won’ on the front […]

Waheed Murad – Rani

By |May 3rd, 2010|

Getting favorable review from the very first movie he did, Waheed Murad had little time to think of failed films like Saaz-o-Awaz, in 1965. Rani had partnered him in that film on classical music. At that time, Waheed was excited about the formation of […]

Waheed Murad – Zeba

By |May 3rd, 2010|

It was as if the world was waiting for them with bated breath. Fewer pairs in the history of the sub-continental cinema have awakened such interest and curiosity as Waheed Murad and Zeba. She was senior to him and had worked with all top […]