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Films: Quirky facts

india Updated: Mar 14, 2008 03:09 IST
Pratik Ghosh
Pratik Ghosh
Hindustan Times
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The film with most number of songs is

Indra Sabha

. Released in 1932, and directed by JJ Madan, it featured 71 songs
Bhanu Athaiya was the First Indian to get an Oscar. She won the award for the Best Costume Designer for Richard Attenborough's film

Gandhi

in 1982.
The first colour film made in India was

Kisan Kanya

in the year 1937
Shah Rukh Khan was supposed to play

Munnabhai MBBS

. He even started building his body for the part, but he developed a back problem for which he had to undergo a surgery. Sanjay Dutt, who was playing the role of a cancer patient, replaced SRK.