As Indian cinema turns 100, we give you a chance to vote and choose the movie of the century. We will profile five films daily from a list of top 100. If your favourite movie wins, you will also win exciting prizes!bollywood Updated: May 10, 2012 01:26 IST
As Indian cinema turns 100, we give you a chance to vote and choose the movie of the century. We will profile five films daily from a list of top 100. If your favourite movie wins, you will also win exciting prizes!
Andaz (1971), directed by Ramesh Sippy, is a hit romantic flick starring actors Shammi Kapoor, Rajesh Khanna and Hema Malini. It has one of the most popular songs of Hindi cinema — Zindagi Ek Safar Hai Suhana.
Mahal (1949) was a groundbreaking supernatural suspense thriller. It was the directorial debut of filmmaker Kamal Amrohi. The movie launched
legendary artists — singer Lata Mangeshkar and actor Madhubala — to superstardom.
Starring the famous reel couple, actors Raj Kapoor and Nargis, Barsaat (1949) revolved around two love stories. It was Raj Kapoor’s first stellar hit as a director. The soundtrack of the film is still remembered as one of the greatest.
Baiju Bawra (1952) is an award-winning movie directed by Vijay Bhatt. It was both a commercial and a critical success. Meena Kumari won the first ever Filmfare Award for Best Actress and Naushad won Filmfare Award for Best Music Director for the film.
Do Bigha Zamin
Do Bigha Zamin (1953) was the first film to win a Filmfare Award for Best Movie and the first film to win the International Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Based on a socialist theme, it has actors Balraj Sahni and Nirupa Roy in the lead roles.
How to vote for your film
To choose your movie of the century, sms CINEMA <movie code> to 54242. Or you can log on to
. You can win exciting movie merchandise daily by participating in the contest. So, start voting now!
First Published: May 09, 2012 18:08 IST