Manto - A film by Nandita Das

Meena Kumari

Meena Kumari

  • Pakeezah
  • Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam
  • Baiju Bawra

Filmography
Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan

  • Deewar
  • Sholay
  • Amar Akbar Anthony

Filmography
Pran

Pran

  • Jis Desh Mei Ganga Behati Hai,
  • Ram Aur Shyam
  • Zanjeer

Filmography
Dilip Kumar

Dilip Kumar

  • Mughal-e-Azam
  • Ganga Jumna
  • Madhumati

Filmography
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Top Ten films - Part 1 and Top Ten films - Part 2

Cinema in India esp. Hindi cinema draws large interest on a global scale. Amitabh Bachchan, Meena Kumari, Pran and Dilip Kumar who enjoyed huge success as actors..

There were times when Madhubala, Raj Kapoor, Nargis Dutt and Dev Anand were highly popular.. This followed with the advent of Dharmendra, Rajesh Khanna, Hema Malini and Helen who had set star values for themselves among people of India.. Later Smita Patil, Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi and Om Puri achieved notable success as actors.. Bimal Roy, Guru Dutt, Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Gulzar are considered among top directors, SD and RD Burman (father and son), Naushad Ali, Shankar-Jaikishan ruled the composing of Music in Hindi Cinema.. Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar, Mohammed Rafi and Asha Bhosle gave numerous popular songs to the Hindi cinema..

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