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Umrao jaan (1981)
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Call no.:
DVD 010 263
Title:
Umrao jaan
Alternate titles:
Umrao jan
Originally produced:
1981
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Costume spectacular/musical of the life of a courtesan, musician and dancer of mid 19th-century Lucknow, who achieves great renown and remains independent of the three men she gets involved with over time. Based on first major Urdu novel.
Credits:
Integrated Films ; produced and directed by Muzaffar Ali.
Publication:
Sacramento, CA : Bollywood Entertainment ; [s.l.] : Apollo Films, [ca. 2000].
Languages:
In Hindi; English subtitles.
Details:
1 DVD (123 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
India
Pakistan
Studio(s):
Integrated Films
Bollywood Entertainment
Director(s):
Ali, Muzaffar
Producer(s):
Ali, Muzaffar
Cast:
Rekha, Farook Sheik, Naseer[u]ddin Shah, Raj Babbar.
Production:
Camera, Pravin Bhatt; editor, B. Prasad; sets, Bansi Chandragupta; music, Khayyam.
Notes:
Videodisc release of the 1981 motion picture.
Based on the novel Umrāʻo jān adā / by Mirza Hadi Rusva.
Includes song index.
Subjects:
Ruswa, Mirza Mohammad Hadi, 1857-1931 Film adaptations.
Courtesans India Drama.
Man-woman relationships India Drama.
Motion pictures, Indic.
Motion pictures, Pakistani.
Genre:
Feature films.
Romance films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Romance films
Year: 1980s
Spoken language: Hindi
Subtitles: English
Title: Umrao jaan
Director: Ali, Muzaffar
Actor: Babbar, Raj
Actor: Shah, Naseeruddin
Actor: Shaikh, Farouque
Production studio: Bollywood Entertainment
Production studio: Integrated Films
Country of production: India
Country of production: Pakistan
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes