Raj Kapoor, Prithivi Raj Kapoor, and Lala Amarnath.


Remembering Mehboob Khan, the legendary filmmaker, on his birth anniversary (09/09). A man of humble beginnings and little formal education, Mehboob Khan became one of India’s greatest Filmmakers.

(L to R): K.Asif, B.R.Chopra, Mehboob Khan, Raj Kapoor, and Bimal Roy.


Tributes to Bhupen Hazarika, one of India’s finest film musicians, on his birth anniversary (08/09).

“Dil hoom hoom kare, ghabraaye

Ghan dham dham kare, darr jaaye”

In this photo, he is with, Mohammed Rafi

What are your favorite Bhupen Hazarika songs?


Happy Birthday, Rakesh Roshan (06/09).

Director Shashi Lal Nair, Om Puri, Supriya Pathak, Rakesh Roshan, and Producer BS Grover on the set of the film Bahu Ki Awaaz (1985).


Remembering #RishiKapoor on his birth anniversary (04/09).

First song that comes to your mind when you think of Rishi Kapoor.

First song that comes to your mind when you think of Rishi Kapoor.


A lovely still from Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s Bawarchi.


Remembering Sadhana Shivdasani, one of the most incredible and graceful actresses of Hindi cinema, on her birth anniversary (02/09). What are your favorite Sadhana Shivdasani films?


Remembering the gentleman villain of Hindi cinema, K N Singh, on his birth anniversary.

He was the top villain of the Hindi film industry from the late 1930s till the mid-1950s until he was taken over by Pran.

What are your favorite roles of his?


Rahi Masoom Raza

“Aas Kah Rahi Shwass Se, Dhiraj Rakhna Seekh. Maange Bin Moti Mile, Maange Mile Na Bhikh- Mahabharat”

Remembering Dr. #RahiMasoomRaza, the legendary Urdu poet, Hindi Film Lyricist, and Scriptwriter on his birth anniversary (01/09).


Young Pran with his son.

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