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Dil Deke Dekho (1959)

If you are looking for a logical, simple plot, this Nasir Hussain movie is not for you. Dil Deke Dekho probably has the most convoluted, complex plot of all Nasir Hussain movies, which is interesting considering that, … 1,046 more words

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My favourite Meena Kumari songs

Today is the 43rd death anniversary of one of the most iconic stars of Hindi cinema. The Tragedy Queen, as she was dubbed, thanks to the number of weepy roles that she played, Meena Kumari is one of the best-known actresses of her generations till date. 1,385 more words

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O P Nayyar -- Punjabi joie de vivre

To the film industry he was the “Rhythm King”. To me, O P Nayyar has always been more than just Master of Metre: he is right on top of my list of great music directors! 945 more words

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Happy Birthday, Dilip Saab

Dilip Kumar turns 92 years old today. Also comes the good news that he has been discharged from the hospital today, which is where he has been the past few days, due to an infection. 1,125 more words

Mohd. Rafi

Happy Birthday, Sharmila Tagore and Dharmendra!

8th December, 2014 marks the 70th birthday of the lovely Sharmila Tagore and the 79th birthday of the hunky Dharmendra: both artistes I am fond of (especially in their earlier roles). 2,476 more words

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Tere Ghar Ke Saamne (1963)

There are some movies that can be watched again and again – not necessarily because they are classics, but just because they are light, breezy, sweet and great fun.  1,786 more words

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Sau Baar Janam Lenge (Ustadon Ke Ustad, 1963)

There is a certain joy in listening to forgotten favourites in unexpected places – irrespective of the fact that the song is present in my current playlist.   485 more words

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