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Indian Cinema Favorites

by Chris Casey
MUBI has a limited database when it comes to Indian Cinema (and many other types of cinema, for that matter). But, it is unrealistic to expect them to have everything! So, before I dive into my main list here are a few titles not available via MUBI that I would definitely place on my list, if they were. REVOLVER RANI—— KHHOTTE SIKKAY (1974)—— COOLIE NUMBER 1—— DACAIT—— AANKHEN (1968)—— PRATIGGYA (1975)—— KEEMAT (1973)—— HERO (Jackie Shroff)—— HATHYAR—— And there aren’t many of my favorite “Daku” flicks listed on MUBI, such as: RAMKALI (with Hema Malini), PUTLIBAI (with Jaya Mala), DAKU HASINA, DAAKU RANI, GANGA JAMUNA, and many, many… Read more

MUBI has a limited database when it comes to Indian Cinema (and many other types of cinema, for that matter). But, it is unrealistic to expect them to have everything!
So, before I dive into my main list here are a few titles not available via MUBI that I would definitely place on my list, if they were.

REVOLVER RANI——
KHHOTTE SIKKAY (1974)——
COOLIE NUMBER 1——
DACAIT——
AANKHEN (1968)——
PRATIGGYA (1975)——
KEEMAT (1973)——
HERO (Jackie Shroff)——
HATHYAR——
And there aren’t many of my favorite “Daku” flicks listed on MUBI, such as: RAMKALI (with Hema Malini), PUTLIBAI (with Jaya Mala), DAKU HASINA, DAAKU RANI, GANGA JAMUNA, and many, many more.

Actually, there are so many great Indian movies that are not in MUBI’s database, it makes my head spin!

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