30 Years of #JoJeetaWohiSikandar (22/05/1992). Directed by Mansoor Khan. Starring #AamirKhan, Ayesha Jhulka, Deepak Tijori, Pooja Bedi, Mamik, & Kulbhushan Kharbanda. Songs by Jatin Lalit & Majrooh Sultanpuri. Girija Shettar was supposed to play the role of Ayesha Jhulka in “Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander”. Here she is with the Aamir Khan, Aditya Lakhia and Deven Bhojani in one of the shots. What is your favourite scene/song from the film?
49 Years of #Zanjeer (11/05/1973). Bollywood's most enduring superstar. #Dharmendra, #DilipKumar, and #DevAnand all passed on screenwriters #SalimJaved's angry young man in Prakash Mehra's Zanjeer (1973). Instead, the role of Inspector Vijay Khanna went to #AmitabhBachchan. Amitabh Bachchan’s character in Zanjeer is a trendsetter in Bollywood. That was the time when he was called 'Angry Young Man'. The lanky actor hardly looks like a police inspector but his serious demeanor and the anger in
73 Years of #Barsaat (22/04/1949) Barsaat is directed by #RajKapoor. The film stars the famous duo of Kapoor and #Nargis as well as #PremNath. One of the posters showing the heroine dangling on the arm of the hero would go on to inspire the R K Studios' famous logo. The film was the debut of music director Shankar Jaikishan and established their career. Lyrics by Ramesh Shastri, Hasrat Jaipuri, Shailendra, Jalal Malihabadi, and Akhilesh. What are your favorite Barsaat songs?
43 Years of #BatonBatonMein (13/04/1979) ‘Suniye kahiye, kahiye na suniye Kehte sunte baton baton mein pyar ho jayega’ It is produced and directed by Basu Chatterjee. The film stars #AmolPalekar, #TinaMunim, David, Pearl Padamsee, #Asrani & Ranjit Choudhary. Songs by Rajesh Roshan, Yogesh & Amit Khanna. What are your favourite Baton Baton Mein songs?
2 years of #AngreziMedium (13/03/2020). Angrezi Medium directed by Homi Adajania. The film stars #Irrfan, Radhika Madan, Deepak Dobriyal, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Kiku Sharda, Dimple Kapadia and Ranvir Shorey. Film’s soundtrack is composed by Sachin–Jigar and Tanishk Bagchi. with lyrics written by Jigar Saraiya, Tanishk Bagchi and Priya Saraiya.
28 years of #KabhiHaanKabhiNaa (25/02/1994). “Ae kaash ke hum hosh mein, Ab aane na paaye Bas nagmein tere pyaar ke, Gaate hi jaaye” #ShahRukhKhan started a new trend at the advance booking window at Gaiety cinema, Bombay, where the film was scheduled to release. He sat and signed autographs on tickets that were being bought by viewers. What are your favourite songs from the film?
“Gilauri khaya karo...zabaan kabu mein rehti hai” 18 Years of #Maqbool (30/01/2004) Maqbool is directed by Vishal Bhardwaj and starring Irrfan, Tabu, Pankaj Kapur, Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri, Piyush Mishra, Murali Sharma and Masumeh Makhija. Maqbool is an adaptation of the play Macbeth by Shakespeare. It was written by Abbas Tyrewala and Vishal Bhardwaj. Songs by Vishal Bhardwaj and Gulzar.
30 Years Of Ram Lakhan (27/01/1989). It was produced and directed by Subhash Ghai and had an ensemble cast, including Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Madhuri Dixit, Dimple Kapadia, Raakhee, Amrish Puri, Paresh Rawal, Raza Murad and Anupam Kher. Songs by Laxmikant Pyarelal and Anand Bakshi.