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Radha belongs to a poor farmer’s family. She gets married to Shyamu, also a farmer, and both begin their lives in harmony. Often cited as the indian equivalent of Gone with the Wind.
1958 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film
1958 | Winner: Best Actress
Has any mother in the history of cinema loved a jerk son so much as the hero of this epic Shakespearian Indian film? Nevertheless, this is probably the best Bollywood film I've ever seen.
My favorite Bollywood classic <3
[Cinémathèque PT #565: 35 mm] (2007)
love Nargis. love Mehboob. stunning, sweeping, epic, sublime. not enough good words for this affecting, multigenerational epic.