When actress Durga Khote asked for glycerin while shooting a scene that required her to cry, filmmaker Debaki Kumar Bose refused and kept raining harsh words at her till tears flowed down her cheeks. The film was Sita and it went on to become the first film ... The Telegraph, 1 month ago
Films and postal services have one thing in common — public anticipation. And incidentally, postmen are one of the few categories of public servants who have found adequate representation in films. The 2014 Marathi film, Tapaal, is about the ...Mid Day, 2 weeks ago
In Sukanya Verma's special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at 1960's Parakh, starring Sadhana, Motilal, Nazir Hussain and Durga Khote. In a year of opulent dramas like Mughal-E-Azam, Jis Desh Main Ganga Behti Hai, Kohinoor, Barsaat Ki Raat and Chaudhvin Ka Chand, master filmmaker Bimal Roy reiterates the power of simplicity with his 1960 offering Parakh. Seldom mentioned in the same breath as his more eulogised works like Do Bigha Zamin, Devdas, Bandini, Sujata or ...Rediff.com, 4 weeks ago
To top it all, this song is amazingly well rendered by Lata Mangeshkar. Never have I heard such a lovely melody composed on a tabla with apt instrumentation in which Mangeshkar shines. Another classical number is Mo se chal kiye jaaei haai from the ...Daily Times, 2 months ago
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