Tag Archives: Meena Kumari

Hum Intezaar Karenge Tera Qayamat Tak …

Two reasons prompted me to pen this review. Firstly, today is the 85th birth anniversary of Meena Kumari, the great actress whose legend continues even after passage of more than four and a half decades since her demise. Secondly, the … Continue reading

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The legendary badman in an unforgettable role

It’s been five years since Pran left for his heavenly abode on 12.07.2013. He was the cruel and deadly villain of Bollywood movies who was so much hated by the audience that for a very long period, the Indian parents … Continue reading

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The heart is own but the love is the other’s

I dedicate this review to the veteran actress Shammi who dedicated more than six decades of her life to Indian cinema and television. She passed away yesterday (06.03.2018). Director Kishore Sahu gave Indian cine-lovers many good movies especially in the … Continue reading

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Dil Jo Na Keh Saka, Wohi Raaz-e-Dil …

Today, it’s exactly 16 years since Pradeep Kumar left for his heavenly abode. The Bengali hero played a long and successful inning in Bollywood as a hero and, in later years, as a supporting actor too. I am presenting this … Continue reading

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Aye Dost, Dard Ka Rishta Bahut Hi Gehra Hai . . .

With my sincere thanks to my dear friend Cattie for inspiring me to pen this review, I pay my tribute to the legendary actress known as Meena Kumari who has become immortal as the only Tragedy Queen of Indian cinema. … Continue reading

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Tragedy King and Tragedy Queen present a comedy

Dilip Kumar is known as the Tragedy King and Meena Kumari is known as the Tragedy Queen of Hindi cinema. It’s because of the intense roles played by them on the screen with excellence. Who can forget Dilip Kumar in … Continue reading

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A flawed yet engrossing suspense thriller

I watched Bahaaron Ki Manzil (the destination of primaveras) on SAB TV many years back. The movie started in a highly promising way and as it proceeded, I found myself just lost in the narrative, having no sense of the world … Continue reading

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