Film Actor

Dev Anand

  • Sep 26, 1923 - Dec 03, 2011 (age 88)
  • 5' 10" (1.79 m)
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2016
Aman Ke Farishtey
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MovieMay 20, 2016

Aman Ke Farishtey

A police officer enlists help of a dancer and a jailed comrade …
A police officer enlists help of a dancer and a jailed comrade to stop an evil mastermind to destroy India apart.
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2011
Dev Anand
PersonalDecember 2011

Dev Anand

Dev Anand passed away.
Chargesheet
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MovieSep 30, 2011

Chargesheet

The story revolves around the murder case of an actress.
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2009
Award2009

Stardust Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Stardust Lifetime Achievement Award.
2006
Award2006

Best Contribution To Indian Cinema

Won Star Guild Award For …
Won Star Guild Award For Best Contribution To Indian Cinema.
Star Guild Award
2005
Mr Prime Minister
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MovieDec 31, 2005

Mr Prime Minister

Johnny Master, a survivor of earthquake-ravaged Kutch is …
Johnny Master, a survivor of earthquake-ravaged Kutch is a happy-go-lucky elderly man who sells newspapers for a living in a small village in Gujarat. His life takes a new turn when the government declares post-earthquake parliamentary elections. Residents of the village decide to form a new political party and make Johnny their candidate.
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2003
Love at Times Square
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MovieFeb 14, 2003

Love at Times Square

A love triangle emerges in America between two Indian men and …
A love triangle emerges in America between two Indian men and one Indian woman. The two men fall in love with a young co-ed at an American University--who also happens to be the daughter of an Indian billionaire.
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Award2003

IIFA Lifetime Achievement Award

Won IIFA Lifetime Achievement Award.
2002
Award2002

Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Won Dadasaheb Phalke Award.
2001
Censor
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MovieFeb 14, 2001

Censor

Under the directions of the Minister for Information and …
Under the directions of the Minister for Information and Broadcasting, the Indian Censor Board prepares a list of cuts for Bollywood film producer, Vikramjeet's new movie "Aane Wala Kal". Vikramjeet is unhappy and decides to meet the Minister himself to appeal against these cuts, only to find out that the Minister favors even more cuts. Then Vikramjeet shows this movie in a private theatre to an audience from all walks of life, he then takes their written opinion, smuggles a copy to America, just in time to ensure that it is nominated for an Oscar. This is where Vikramjeet's troubles start as the Censor Board refuses to grant a "U" certificate; he is arrested for smuggling the movie without permission from the Reserve Bank of India. The only way he can escape the wrath of the authorities is getting some fans and stars of his movie to gather some dirt on the Censor Board members and expose them publicly. But will this pacify the authorities, or will it aggravate the situation. Watch what the wily 80-year old veteran does to try and show his movie uncut and with the "U" rating.
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Award2001

Bollywood Movie Award – Special Award

Won Bollywood Movie Award – Special Award.
1996
Return of Jewel Thief
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MovieOct 18, 1996

Return of Jewel Thief

Multi-millionaire Vinay Kumar …
Multi-millionaire Vinay Kumar owns a show-room with Jewels found all over the world in different shape, style and fashion. In order to exhibit something new he seeks permission from the British Government to loan him the priceless Kohinoor diamond who agrees and laid down a condition that he will have to mortgage his entire show-room with them as guarantee that the diamond will be return. Thus Police Commissioner Surya Dev Singh is entrust with the task of securing the diamond from thieves. The diamond attracts both outlaws and ordinary characters and unfortunately the diamond got stolen; with everyone being a suspect the real culprit is not willing to part with the diamond under any circumstances.
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1994
Gangster
MovieMay 8, 1994

Gangster

A priest witness a crime committed by the villain, before the …
A priest witness a crime committed by the villain, before the priest could take action,the villain frames the priest and goes to jail. After years when the priest comes out, he seeks revenge against the villain.
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1992
Award1992

Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
1991
Sau Crore
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MovieDec 20, 1991

Sau Crore

CBI Inspector Kumar is assigned to investigate the case of a …
CBI Inspector Kumar is assigned to investigate the case of a mysterious murder.
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1990
Awwal Number
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MovieMay 11, 1990

Awwal Number

The DGP of Police discovers a terrorist plot hatched by a …
The DGP of Police discovers a terrorist plot hatched by a sacked cricketer to blow up the stadium where an important cricket match is in progress.
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1985
Hum Naujawan
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MovieNov 18, 1985

Hum Naujawan

A Proffessor searching for his missing daughter later he …
A Proffessor searching for his missing daughter later he comes to know that she is not alive and he knows whp is responsible for that but doesnot have the evidence, later the culprit is caught red handed.
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1982
Swami Dada
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MovieDec 3, 1982

Swami Dada

Dev Anand is one of the tapori gang, handled by …
Dev Anand is one of the tapori gang, handled by Kulbhushan Kharbanda. He escapes to Western country, only to come back and see that the members of the gang living in same conditions. He, himself have become a spiritual person. Named Swami. In order to break the gang, dev poses himself as Ringo Dada. Hence the name Seami Dada
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1980
Lootmaar
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MovieApr 10, 1980

Lootmaar

Airforce pilot Bhagat's wife Raksha and his father are killed in a …
Airforce pilot Bhagat's wife Raksha and his father are killed in a bank robbery where his father works on the day he his celebrating his wedding anniversary and sons birthday.Bhagat notices that one of the robbers had a torn shoe and finds a locket similar to what his wife had.His investigation takes him to hilly regions where he introduces himself as Jim Darcy.The robbers Vikram and his gang meet at Damodar's place and decide to part ways for timing as police are looking out for them.Bhagat reaches Damodar's den where he is beaten and thrown on outskirts of town when he is found suspicious and asked not to return.John and Bhagat team up to investigate further.By then Vikram and his man have planned to kidnap Neela for ransom whose daughter of Seth Ramniklal.
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1978
Des Pardes
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MovieJun 29, 1978

Des Pardes

Samir Sahni is a farmer living with his mom, dad, wife, Rama, a …
Samir Sahni is a farmer living with his mom, dad, wife, Rama, a young daughter, and his younger brother, Veer. Samir gets an offer to work in the U.K., and departs accordingly. He would like to settle there, and after doing so, would like his family to also join him. The years go by, and Samir keeps in touch with his family regularly. Then the Sahni family stop receiving any letters from him, and are anxious to know what has happened to him. Veer is asked to travel to U.K. to find out, and he does so. What he finds are tens of thousands of East Indians on fake passports, working for less than minimum wages, poor unhealthy conditions, fear of being deported, and paying half of their earnings to fellow East Indians who had got them here through the underground. Veer finds no sign of his brother, and sets out to investigate, only to find deceit, murder, and his very own life in danger.
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1975
Warrant
MovieJan 11, 1975

Warrant

During a jail riot instigated by convict Jaggu (Joginder), the …
During a jail riot instigated by convict Jaggu (Joginder), the Jailer, Arun Mehra's (Dev Anand) life is threatened and another convict, Dinesh (Satish Kaul), risks his life to save Arun. Arun and his mother, Mrs. Mehra (Sulochana) find out that Dinesh is on death-row for killing noted Professor Ashok Verma. Arun does not believe that Dinesh is guilty and so he arranges his escape from prison. As a result Arun has not only the police, including his own father, Inspector General of Police Mehra (Pran) after him on a manhunt but also underworld don Master (Ajit) and his men; and a cold-hearted female assassin (Zeenat Aman) who has reserved two bullets in her gun for Arun and Dinesh.
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1974
Amir Garib
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MovieJul 26, 1974

Amir Garib

Manmohan alias Moni lives a dual life. One as a magician, and …
Manmohan alias Moni lives a dual life. One as a magician, and the other as a thief with the name of Bhagula Bhagat, whose prime agenda is to rob the rich, and spread the wealth with the poor. He meets with a young woman named Sunita alias Soni, and both fall in love with each other. Things change for the better for Soni, when she meets her wealthy long-lost father, Daulatram, and goes to live with him. She decides not to have to do anything with Moni. When Moni attempts to meet Soni to find out why she has rejected him, she refuses to meet him. Then Moni finds out that Soni is not who she claims she is, and definitely not the daughter of Daulatram, but the daughter of another wealthy man named Nandlal, who had died under mysterious and destitute circumstance.
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1973
Joshila
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MovieOct 19, 1973

Joshila

Jailor Manmohan Krishan is responsible for looking after …
Jailor Manmohan Krishan is responsible for looking after convicts undergoing sentences of rigorous imprisonment. He has a young, beautiful and captive daughter named Shalini. Shalini is a poet, one day while reciting her poetry, she meets with a young man, who introduces himself as Amar, who also happens to be a poet himself. The two of them spend beautiful moments together and finds themselves attracted to each other. Shalini wants to find out why Amar is in jail. She is told in no uncertain terms that Amar is in jail for murder - for killing the brother of his former lover, Sapna. She also found out that this is not true and would strive to the best of her merit to get Amar release from jail because she is in love with him and would like to marry him.
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Heera Panna
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MovieJan 5, 1973

Heera Panna

Heera has two passions in his life, namely his love for Reema, …
Heera has two passions in his life, namely his love for Reema, an air-hostess, and photography. When Reema passes away during an airplane accident, Heera is left with only passion in life - photography. During one of his photographic sessions with Raja Saab, a priceless diamond is stolen by Panna, and is hidden in Heera's car. When Heera comes to know about this theft and that he is in possession of stolen property, he decides to turn Panna in to the police, and that's when he comes to know that Panna is Reema's younger sister.
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1971
Hare Rama Hare Krishna
MovieDec 9, 1971

Hare Rama Hare Krishna

In the background of the rise …
In the background of the rise of the International Hare Krishna movement in the 1970s, is a Montreal-based family of the Jaiswals, consisting of mom, dad, son, Prashant, and daughter, Jasbir. Due to irreconciable differences between Mr and Mrs Jaiswal, they separate, leaving Jasbir with dad, and Prashant with his mom. Eventually Prashant and his mom travel to India, leaving father and daughter behind in Montreal. Mr. Jaiswal re-marries, and brings his new wife to live in his home. Years later, Prashant has grown up to be a pilot. He has received a letter from his dad that Jasbir, who had rebelled and left home, is now located in Kathmandu, Nepal, with a group of hippies. Prashant undertakes to find his sister and hopefully get her back to the family. When Prashant lands in Kathmandu he does not find Jasbir, but instead finds Janice, who is indeed his sister with a new name. Janice has no recollection of her childhood, and is always in the company of fellow-hippies. Prashant now needs to bring Jasbir back, but for that he will have to travel deep into the drug induced dark world of Janice.
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Tere Mere Sapne
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MovieMay 13, 1971

Tere Mere Sapne

Dr. Anand Kumar attains his degree in medicine and re …
Dr. Anand Kumar attains his degree in medicine and re-locates to a small village to assist the local doctors there. Upon arrival, he is met by the ailing Dr. Prasad and his wife, and hired on a salary of Rs.250/- per month. He meets with the other doctors namely Dr. Kothari, an alcoholic, and Dr. Bhutani, a dentist. Anand finds that he is saddled with all of Kothari's work as well his own due to the reason that Kothari is drunk every night. He nevertheless carries on, aided by the local school-teacher, Nisha Patel, who he eventually marries. Then one day a proud father, Phoolchand, gives a baksheesh to Anand for the safe delivery of his first-born. This does not auger well with Mrs. Prasad and she fires Anand. Anand and Nisha re-locate to Bombay, and after sometime Anand establishes himself as a leading doctor, is honored for his thesis, and gets to be the personal doctor of a leading Bollywood actress Maltimala. When Dr. Kothari and Dr. Bhutani go to visit them, they find while Nisha is still the same good-natured woman, who is expecting a child, Dr. Anand is a changed individual, who has no time for friends, personal life, or even his wife, and is not even aware that she is pregnant. The two return home disappointed, followed by Nisha, who has decided to separate from Anand. Alone now Anand has time on his hands to decide if he can divorce Nisha and marry the most sought-after actress in India.
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1970
Johny Mera Naam
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MovieNov 11, 1970

Johny Mera Naam

Monu (Mohan) and Sonu (Sohan) are the two sons of a police …
Monu (Mohan) and Sonu (Sohan) are the two sons of a police inspector. The kids excel in boxing. Their father gets killed by a goon following orders from Ranjit (Premnath). Mohan kills the goon and takes refuge in a car boot. Years later Sohan goes on to become a CID officer called Sohan Kumar, who solves his cases taking up different guises. He takes the identity of Johny a petty thief and gets himself in Jail, befriends Heera (Jeevan) and goes to solve a case wooing Rekha (Hema) and finding the criminal.
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Prem Pujari
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MovieJan 28, 1970

Prem Pujari

Ramdev Bakshi is the only son of widower and former Indian …
Ramdev Bakshi is the only son of widower and former Indian Army General Durgaprasad, who has been decorated several times with various medals for bravery shown in the line of duty. Alas this did leave him crippled, after he lost a leg during the war with Pakistan. Ramdev is also enlisted in the army, but he is peace-loving and detests war. He has a sweetheart in village belle Suman Mehra, and both hope to get married soon. He does answer the call from the army and joins active duty, only to be arrested and court-martial-ed for disobeying orders. After being dishonorably discharged, he disappears from Suman and his father's lives. Years later, Suman enters a beauty contest and is crowned Miss India. She travels with her mom to Britain, where she meets with Ramdev. All attempts by Suman and her mom to strike up a conversation with Ramdev are in vain, as he refuses to recognize them. He now calls himself Peter Andrews and accompanying him is his wife - Mrs. Andrews. Is this really Ramdev? If not, what has happened to Ramdev?
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1968
Duniya
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MovieDec 28, 1968

Duniya

Amarnath, Gopal and his sister, Mala, are three friends who …
Amarnath, Gopal and his sister, Mala, are three friends who live in a small village in India. As Mala & Gopal's mom is a widow and is unable to care for both the children, she decides to let her Bombay-based cousin, Shobha R. Sharma, adopt Mala. Gopal is always in trouble with the villagers for petty theft, and when he learns that Mala has left, he too runs away from home. Years later, all three have grown up. Mala's mom is deceased, while she continues to live with her aunt and uncle, Public Prosecutor Ramnath Sharma; Amarnath is now an Advocate working with Senior Advocate Mehta, and is in love with Mala, not knowing that she is his childhood friend; while Gopal has been to prison in Poona, Madras, and the Police in Hyderabad want him for questioning. Soon Amarnath will be defending Gopal, alias Ram Singh, for the murder of one Mohanchand - and it will be an uphill task for Amarnath - for not only do the Police have airtight evidence against Gopal, Mohanchand was to be the future son-in-law of Ramnath - who has sworn to bring Gopal to justice by hook or by crook.
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1967
Jewel Thief
MovieOct 27, 1967

Jewel Thief

Vinay, an ordinary young man who finds himself constantly …
Vinay, an ordinary young man who finds himself constantly mistaken for a look-alike jewel thief named Amar. Vinay works with the police to impersonate Amar and crack his crime ring--but it seems that Amar has decided to impersonate Vinay, as well, and soon their true identities are thoroughly muddled.
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Best Actor
Award1967

Best Actor

Won award for "Guide".
Filmfare Award
Best Actor
Nomination1967

Best Actor

Nominated for "Guide".
Filmfare Award
1965
Guide
MovieFeb 6, 1965

Guide

After being released from prison for Forgery and Theft, multi …
After being released from prison for Forgery and Theft, multi-linguist Raju (Dev Anand) reflects on his life as a Guide; his meeting with the daughter of a prostitute, Rosie (Waheeda Rehman), who was unhappily married to Marco (Kishore Sahu) and wants to take up acting and dancing as a career. Rosie separates and moves in with Raju and his mother (Leela Chitnis). They both re-locate and with Raju's encouragement, she succeeds in an acting and dancing career resulting in both becoming very wealthy. He then succumbs to gambling and alcohol and forges Rosie's signature. He is arrested, tried in court, found guilty and imprisoned. Now discharged from prison, he changes his mind about returning home to his mother and decides to go elsewhere and start afresh - a decision that will alter his life and way of thinking forever.
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Third Best Feature Film In Hindi
Award1965

Third Best Feature Film In Hindi

Won award for "Guide".
Certificate Of Merit
Teen Devian
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MovieJan 1, 1965

Teen Devian

Devdutt Anand works in a company selling musical instruments, …
Devdutt Anand works in a company selling musical instruments, and is always late for work, infuriating his boss, I.S. Johar. Things change for the better when Johar finds out that Devdutt has a talent for writing poems, and he gets Devdutt to write and even gets them published for him. This gets Devdutt into the limelight and increases sales for Johar's business. While traveling home by BEST bus, he meets with Nanda, who has come to live in his neighborhood, and both are attracted to each other. One night Devdutt comes to the assistance to Bollywood movie actress Kalpana when her car breaks down, she finds out he is a poet and arranges a meeting with him, again both are attracted to each other. Devdutt is asked to deliver a piano to the palatial house of a wealthy woman named Simi alias Radha Rani. She too is impressed by Devutt's poems and invites him over to her house for a party, and again both are attracted to each other. Knowing fully well that he cannot marry three women in his country, a tortured and uncertain Devdutt must now make up his mind as who he wants as his life-partner.
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1963
Tere Ghar Ke Samne
MovieJan 1, 1963

Tere Ghar Ke Samne

Children of two life-long rivals fall in love and try to make their …
Children of two life-long rivals fall in love and try to make their fathers see the error of their ways.
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1962
Best Actor
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Nomination1962

Best Actor

Nominated for "Hum Dono".
Filmfare Award
1961
Best Actor
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Nomination1961

Best Actor

Nominated for "Kala Bazar".
Filmfare Award
1960
Nomination1960

Best Actor

Nominated for "Love Marriage".
Filmfare Award
1959
Best Actor
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Nomination1959

Best Actor

Nominated for "Kala Pani".
Filmfare Award
Best Actor
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Award1959

Best Actor

Won award for "Kala Pani".
Filmfare Award
1956
Suneil Anand
ChildJune 1956

Suneil Anand

Suneil Anand (born 30 June 1956) is an Indian film actor and …
Suneil Anand (born 30 June 1956) is an Indian film actor and director. He is the son of former actors Dev Anand and Kalpana Kartik. He runs Navketan Films.
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C.I.D.
MovieApr 6, 1956

C.I.D.

A newspaper editor, Shrivastav, is killed when he was about to …
A newspaper editor, Shrivastav, is killed when he was about to expose the underworld links of a very rich and influential person. C.I.D. Inspector Shekhar is assigned to this case, an investigation of which leads him to suspect Dharamdas and his men. But Dharamdas spins a web of lies and deceit, and Shekhar himself becomes a suspect, and is arrested by the police, and loses his job, leaving Dharamdas and his men to carry on undeterred.
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Best Actor
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Nomination1956

Best Actor

Nominated for "Munimji".
Filmfare Award
1955
House No. 44
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MovieJan 1, 1955

House No. 44

Ashok is a petty thief working under a notorious gangster named …
Ashok is a petty thief working under a notorious gangster named Sunder. When Ashok comes across a dead body of a watchman, he reports this matter to the police, much to the anger of some of Sunder's men. Ashok then meets Nimmo, and both fall in love with each other. Nimmo convinces Ashok to give up this life of crime, and begin anew. Ashok agrees, and then when he has not eaten for two or three days, he realizes that it is not that easy to be a honest man. And neither will his former associates let him live very long, nor will they trust their secrets with him as long as he is alive.
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1954
Kalpana Kartik
Marriage1954

Kalpana Kartik

Kalpana Kartik (born Mona Singha; 19 August 1931) is a retired …
Kalpana Kartik (born Mona Singha; 19 August 1931) is a retired Hindi film actress. She starred in six films in the 1950s. She is the widow of Hindi film actor and film maker Late Dev Anand. Mona Singha was a beauty queen while studying at St. Bede's College, Shimla. She was introduced to films by Chetan Anand of Navketan Films with the film Baazi in 1951. She co-starred with Dev Anand, whom she worked with in all her subsequent films. Her screen name - Kalpana Kartik - was given to her by Chetan Anand during this period.
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1953
Patita
MovieJan 1, 1953

Patita

Radha earns a living begging in order to support herself and …
Radha earns a living begging in order to support herself and her crippled and ailing father. They live in a small tenement, under the constant threat of eviction by their landlord for unpaid rent for several months. One day, while begging, Radha meets a young man, Nirmal Chander, who would like to see her improve her status by getting employment, he even goes to the extent of assisting her find work in a mill. He subsequently invites her over to meet his mother, and asks her to marry him, to which she agrees. Nirmal also seeks the permission of her dad. When he goes to get her to make arrangements for their marriage, he finds her and her dad gone. His attempts to locate her are in vain. Then after several months he finds her living in a small dilapidated hut with a young man named Mastram and a child - she calls her own - but claims that she is unmarried. Who is the biological father of this child? Where is he located?
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1952
Jaal
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MovieJun 6, 1952

Jaal

After losing his vision during a storm, Carlos lives with his …
After losing his vision during a storm, Carlos lives with his sister, Maria, off of the Indian coast in a fishing village. One day a mysterious young woman, Lisa, enters their lives, followed by a mysterious man, Tony Fernandes. Maria and Tony fall in love with each other, much to the chagrin of Simon, who loves Maria and wants to marry her. Lisa then warns Maria that she has known Tony, they have had an affair together, and he had betrayed her, however, this warning has no effect on Maria. Then a gypsy palm-reader also cautions Maria that she may be headed for disaster at the hands of a stranger. The question remains: who exactly are Lisa and Tony, and what is the reason behind their presence on this fishing community; and whether or not Maria is being drawn into a web of lies and deceit at the hands of Tony?
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1923
Dev Anand
BirthSeptember 1923

Dev Anand

Dev Anand was born.
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