Bombay Talkies Films

 

Bombay Talkies Has Produced 115 Films Which Went On To Make History And Leave Marks In Our Lives. Many Of Which Were First Of Its Kind And Accumulated Much Appreciation And Awards And Even Today Are Looked Up As Inspiration.

 

Light Of Asia (Prem Sanyas)

Year: 1935
Cast: Himanshu Rai, Sita Devi, Mrinalini Devi, Sarda, Rani Bala
Director: Franz Osten, Himanshu Rai
Music Director: Hansheinrich Dransmann

Karma

Year: 1935
Cast: Devika Rani, Himansu Rai, Abraham Sofaer
Director: John Hunt
Music Director: Ernest Broadhust

Jawani Ki Hawa

Year: 1935
Cast: Devika Rani, Najmul Hussain, Chandraprabha
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Jeevan Naiya

Year: 1936
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Devika Rani
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Achhut Kannya

Year: 1936
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Devika Rani
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Janmabhoomi

Year: 1936
Cast: Devika Rani, Ashok Kumar, Pramila
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Mamta

Year: 1936
Cast: Devika Rani
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Buddha

Year: 1936
Cast: Husn Banu, Nazir Ahmed Khan
Director: A H Kardar
Music Director: Saraswati Devi

Miyaa Biwi

Year: 1936
Cast: Devika Rani
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Izzat

Year: 1937
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Devika Rani
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Jeevan Prabhat

Year: 1937
Cast: Devika Rani, Mumtaz Ali, Kishore Sahu, Renuka Devi
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Prem Kahani

Year: 1937
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Maya Devi, Madhurika, Vimla Devi
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Savitri

Year: 1937
Cast: Devika Rani, Ashok Kumar, Chandraprabha
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Bhabi

Year: 1938
Cast: Renuka Devi, P. Jairaj, Maya Devi, M Nazir, P. F. Peethawala
Director: Franz Osten, Krishna And Panju
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Nirmala

Year: 1938
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Devika Rani, Mumtaz Ali, Maya Devi
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Vachan

Year: 1938
Cast: Aghajani, Ashok Kumar, Devika Rani, Rajendra Nath
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Lahore To Calcutta

Year: 1938
Cast: Devidas, Sunma Chatterjee
Director: Nirbhay Shankar
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Navjeevan

Year: 1939
Cast: Hansa Wadkar, Rama Shukul, V.H. Desai
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Durga

Year: 1939
Cast: Devik Rani, Vishnupant Aundhkar, Saroj Borkar
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Chhoti Si Duniya

Year: 1939
Cast: Leela Chitins
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Pt. Narottam Vyas

Naya Zamana

Year: 1939
Cast: Rajneesh, Vasundara
Director: Ravindra Nath
Music Director: Ramchandra Pal
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Kangan

Year: 1939
Cast: Leela Chitnis, Ashok Kumar, V.H. Desai
Director: Franz Osten
Music Director: Saraswati Devi, Ramchandra Pal
Lyrics: Pt. Narottam Vyas, Kavi Pradeep

Bandhan

Year: 1940
Cast: Leela Chitnis, Ashok Kumar
Director: N. R. Archarya
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

 

Bemisal

Year: 1940
Cast: Gaurav Shankar, Madhumita, Kanahiya
Director: Bhargav
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Punarmilan

Year: 1940
Cast: Kishore Sahu, Anjali Devi, Shah Nawaz, Snehprabha
Director: Nazam Naqvi
Music Director: Ramchandra Pal
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Indian Lady

Year: 1940
Cast: Devika Rani, Gaurav
Director: N. R. Archarya
Music Director: Saraswati Devi, Ramchandra Pal
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Azad

Year: 1940
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Leela Chitins, Hansa Wadkar
Director: N R Acharya
Music Director: Saraswati Devi, Ramchandra Pal
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

Vilayati Babu

Year: 1940
Cast: Trilok Kapoor, Shobhna Samarth
Director: Kanjibhai Rathod
Music Director: Saraswati Devi, Ramchandra Pal
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Naya Sansar

Year: 1941
Cast: Renuka Devi, Ashok Kumar, Mubarak
Director: N R Acharya
Music Director: Saraswati Devi, Ramchandra Pal,
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Jhoola

Year: 1941
Cast: Leela Chitins, Ashok Kumar
Director: Gyan Mukherjee
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Talaq

Year: 1941
Cast: Leela Chitins, Kamal Javed
Director: Kedarnath
Music Director: D. N. Madhok
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Anand

Year: 1941
Cast: Zubeda, Mainka, Kishore Shankar
Director: Samarth Kumar
Music Director: D. N. Madhok
Lyrics: J.S. Kashyap

 

Ramdhari B. A.

Year: 1941
Cast: Vishnu Shankar, Kareem Khan, Zarine Hussain
Director: K Ramprasad
Music Director: Paresh Das
Lyrics: K Ramprasad

 

Muqabla

Year: 1941
Cast: Sobna Samart, Bhagwan Dada, Mohd. Asif
Director: K Ramprasad
Music Director: D N Madhok
Lyrics: Safdar Aah

Jadugar

Year: 1942
Cast: Shanta Apte, Motilal, Nazir, Jayant
Director: Jayant Desai
Music Director: D N Madhok
Lyrics: Ramesh Gupta, Kabil Amritsar

Ek Faisla

Year: 1942
Cast: Suresh Pardesi, Nalini Jaiwant
Director: Moti B. Gidvani
Music Director: Pannalal Ghosh
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Saudagar

Year: 1942
Cast: Motilal, Shobna Samarth
Director: Balwant Bhatt
Music Director: Pannalal Ghosh
Lyrics: J. S. kashyap

Zindagi

Year: 1942
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Nalini Jaiwant, M Bhagwandas, Jayant
Director: Amiya Chakrabarty
Music Director: Paresh das

Aawaz

Year: 1942
Cast: Sawarn Lata
Director: Rafiq
Music Director: K C Verma, S Navrekar
Lyrics: Ramesh Gupta, Kabil Amritsar

Basant

Year: 1942
Cast: Madhubala, Mumtaz Shanti
Director: Amiya Chakrobarty
Music Director: Pannalal Ghosh
Lyrics: Kavi pradeep

Zamindar

Year: 1943
Cast: Manorama, lshwar Lal, Sheikh Mukhtar, Hiralal
Director: J.K. Nanda
Music Director: Pannalal Ghosh

Anjan

Year: 1943
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Devika Rani
Director: Amiya Chakrobarty
Music Director: Panna Lal Ghosh
Lyrics: Kavi pradeep

Hamari Baat

Year: 1943
Cast: Devika Rani, Suraiya, P. Jairaj, David Abraham, Raj Kapoor
Director: M l Dharamsey
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Phaansi

Year: 1943
Cast: Lalita Pawar
Director: Keshavrao
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Safdar Aah

Adalat

Year: 1943
Cast: Motilal, Bhagwan Dada, Durga Khote, Mumtaz Shanti
Director: Ramchandra Thakur
Music Director: Panna Lal Ghosh
Lyrics: Pandit Sudershan

Prarthana

Year: 1943
Cast: Motilal, Savita Devi, Sajjan, Nimabalkar, K N Singh, Sadat Ali, Mehboob
Director: Sohrab Modi, Sarvottam Badami
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Safdar Aah

Dharti

Year: 1943
Cast: Durga Khote, Sohrab Modi Sankatha
Director: Ramchandra Thakur
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Pandit Sudershan

Ghajni

Year: 1943
Cast: Hansa Wadkar, Nazir,
Director: Master Vinayak
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Kismet

Year: 1943
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Mumtaz, Shanti, Shah Nawaz
Director: Gyan Mukhrjee
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Jwar Bhata

Year: 1944
Cast: Ruma Guha Thakurta, Aga Jaan, Dilip Kumar, Vikram Kapoor, Mridula Rani, Shamim Bano
Director: Amiya Chakrabarty
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Hero

Year: 1944
Cast: Hansa Wadkar, Sheik Muktar, Trilok Kapoor
Director: V M Gunjal
Music Director: Paresh Das
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Dr. Kumar

Year: 1944
Cast: Paresh Bannerjee, Khurshid Anwar, Latika
Director: Kishore Sharma
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Pandit Sudarshan

Parakh

Year: 1944
Cast: Mehtab, Balwant Singh, Yakub, Kaushalya, Shah Nawaz, Pratima Devi, Latika, Sadiq Ali
Director: Sawarab Modi
Music Director: Khursheed Anwar, Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Gafil Harnalvi, Arzoo Lakhnavi, Pandit Sudarshan

Zakhmi

Year: 1944
Cast: Nasir Ahmed Khan, Motilal, Sufina, Durga Khote
Director: Vijay Bhatt
Music Director: Paresh Das
Lyrics: Pandit Sudarshan

Kala Patthar

Year: 1944
Cast: Ram Pyaari, Maya Banerjee, Kailash, Bharat Bhusan
Director: Dwarka Khosla
Music Director: Khursheed Anwar, Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Arzoo Lakhnavi

Dost

Year: 1944
Cast: Shanta Apte, Chandra Mohan
Director: S. M. Yusuf
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Sawa Lakh

Year: 1944
Cast: Naseem Banoo, E. Bilimoria, Hiralal
Director: R S Chaudary
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Arzoo Lakhnavi

Pratima

Year: 1945
Cast: Dilip Kumar, Mukri, Sawarna Lata
Director: Paidi Jairaj
Music Director: Arun Kumar Mukherjee
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Bulandi

Year: 1945
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Nalini Jaywant, Hiralal
Director: Nitin Bose
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Amrapali

Year: 1945
Cast: Jagdish Sethi, Prem Abeed, Sabita Devi, Jeevan, Harun, Badri Prasad, Gulab
Director: Nandlal Jaswantlal
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Aurangzeb

Year: 1945
Cast: Chandra Mohan, Savita Devi, Jayant
Director: Aspi Irani
Music Director: Khursheed Anwar
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Sipahi

Year: 1945
Cast: Sheik Muktar, Motilal, Leela Chitins, Durga Khote
Director: G K Mehta
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Char Aankhen

Year: 1946
Cast: Leela Chitins
Director: Sushil Majumdar
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Narendra Sharma

Chanakya

Year: 1946
Cast: Sobhna Samarth, Trilok Kapoor
Director: R.C. Talwar
Music Director: Arun Kumar Mukherjee
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Raj Mahal

Year: 1946
Cast: Kanahiyalal, Leela Mishra
Director: Ramanlal Desai
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Pandit Sudershan

Cinema

Year: 1946
Cast: Durga Khote, Shobna Samarth, Hansa Wadkar, Hirlal, Nazir Ahmed Khan, Jayant
Director: Kidar Nath Sharma
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Pandit Sudershan

Muqadma

Year: 1946
Cast: Yogender, Gauhar, Rajni, Keshav
Director: Bhargav
Music Director: Arun Kumar Mukherjee
Lyrics: B. P. Sharma

 

Maharaja

Year: 1946
Cast: Swarnalata, Noorjaha, Gemini Ganesan
Director: S. S. Vasan
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Neelkanth Tiwari, B.P. Sharma

Milan

Year: 1947
Cast: Dilip Kumar, Meera Mishra, Moni Chatterjee, Phari Sanyal, Ranjana
Director: Nitin Bose
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Pyarelal Santoshi, Arzoo Lakhnavi

Nauka Doobi (Bengali)

Year: 1947
Cast: Abhi Bhattacharya, Meera Mishra, Pahari Sanyal
Director: Nitin Bose
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Rabindranath Tagore

Nateeja

Year: 1947
Cast: Yakub, Rehana, Maya Devi
Director: Nazam Naqvi
Music Director: Rasheed Attre
Lyrics: Nakhshab Jarchavi

Neel Kamal

Year: 1947
Cast: Raj Kapoor, Madhubala, Begum Para
Director: Kidar Sharma
Music Director: B. Vasudev
Lyrics: Kidar Sharma

Khandani

Year: 1947
Cast: Kumar, Vanmala, Nandrakar, Sankata Prasad, Sulochana
Director: Gunjlal
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Neelkanth Tiwari, B.P. Sharma

Sudama

Year: 1947
Cast: S. D. Subbulakshmi, K. L. V. Vasantha, K. Thavamani Devi, Kanahiyalal
Director: B. N. Rao
Music Director: K. V. Mahadevan
Lyrics: Neelkanth Tiwari, B.P. Sharma

Apnapan

Year: 1947
Cast: Chandramohan , Noorjhaan, Jyoti Kumari
Director: T. R. Sundaram
Music Director: H. R. Padmanabha Shastri
Lyrics: Prem Dhawan

Nakli Heera

Year: 1948
Cast: Basant Malini, Navinchandra
Director: Ramlal Desai
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Neelkanth Tiwari

Ziddi

Year: 1948
Cast: Dev Anand, Kamini Kaushal
Director: Shahid Lateef
Music Director: Khemchand Prakash
Lyrics: Prof. Jazbi, Prem Dhawan

Puraskar

Year: 1948
Cast: Motilal, Chandra Mohan, Surender, Leela Chitins
Director: T. R. Sundaram
Music Director: Khemchand Prakash, Neelkanth Tiwari
Lyrics: B.P. Sharma

 

Tawaif

Year: 1948
Cast: Shanta Apte, Mallika, Sudershan, Gemini Ganesha
Director: S.M. Raza
Music Director: C Chitelkar
Lyrics: N . Ullas

Majboor

Year: 1948
Cast: Kishore Kumar, Nalini Jaywant, Sajjan
Director: Arvind Sen
Music Director: Khemchand Praskash
Lyrics: Bharat Vyas

Drishtidan (Bengali)

Year: 1948
Cast: Asit Baran, Uttam Kumar, Chabbi Biswas
Director: Nitin Bose
Music Director: Anil Biswas

Asha

Year: 1948
Cast: Shanta Kunwar, Soham
Director: L. Meghani
Music Director: Khemchand Prakash
Lyrics: L. Meghani

Aandhi

Year: 1948
Cast: Chandra Mohan, Noor Jahan, Joyti Kumari
Director: T.R. Sundaram
Music Director: Arzoo Lakhnavi
Lyrics: Khursheed Anwar

Sadma

Year: 1948
Cast: Kuldip, Mallika, Basant Malini
Director: B. N. Rao
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: B.P. Sharma

Lahore

Year: 1949
Cast: Nargis, Kuldip, Om Prakash, Karan Dewan
Director: M L Anand
Music Director: Shyam Sunder

Kasam

Year: 1949
Cast: Sheik Muktar, Suraiya, Yakub
Director: Nanabhai Bhatt
Music Director: H. R. Padmanabha Shastri
Lyrics: N . Ullas

Mahal

Year: 1949
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Madhubala
Director: Kamal Amrohi
Music Director: Khemchand Prakash, J. Nakshab

Ravan

Year: 1949
Cast: lndu, Jeevan, Arvind, Master Arun
Director: Shanti Kumar
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Ramesh Shastri, Rammurti Chaturvedi, Meera Ji, Pandit Indra

Raja Rani

Year: 1949
Cast: Motilal, Lakshmi Devi
Director: Vijay Bhatt
Music Director: H. R. Padmanabha Shastri
Lyrics: J. Nakshab

Anaath

Year: 1949
Cast: Balraj Sahani, Nigar Sultana, Menka Devi
Director: Khwaja Ahmed Abbas
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Rammurti Chaturvedi

Darpan

Year: 1949
Cast: Zhora Saigal, Naseem Banno, Balraj Sahani
Director: Noor Mohammad Charlie
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Rammurti Chaturvedi

Kahani

Year: 1949
Cast: Suraiya, Ashok Kumar, Jayant
Director: Nitin Bose
Music Director: Khemchand Prakash
Lyrics: Bharat Vyas

Khamosh

Year: 1949
Cast: Trilok Kapoor, Savita Devi
Director: Najam Naqvi
Music Director: Saraswati Devi
Lyrics: Nazim Panipati

Kaneez

Year: 1949
Cast: Munawar Sultana, Shyam, Kuldeep Kaur, Ramesh Sinha
Director: Krishan Kumar
Music Director: Gulam Haider, Hansraj Behl
Lyrics: Hasrat Lucknavi, Sarshar Sailani

Anyaya

Year: 1949
Cast: Devika Rani, Ashok Kumar, Kishore Kumar, Mumtaz Ali
Director: J. S. Kashyap
Music Director: Ram Prasad
Lyrics: J. S. Kashyap

Loafer

Year: 1950
Cast: Sajjan, Savita Devi, Sohrab Modisankatha
Director: R. S. Chaudhary
Music Director: Paresh Das
Lyrics: Pandit Sudershan

Roti

Year: 1950
Cast: Leela Mishra, Sheik Mukhtar
Director: Sushil Majumdar
Music Director: H. R. Padmanabha Shashtri
Lyrics: Safdar Aah

Muqaddar

Year: 1950
Cast: Kishore Kuwar, Nalini Jaywant, Sajjan
Director: Arvind Sen
Music Director: Khemchand Prakash
Lyrics: Bharat Vyas

Sangram

Year: 1950
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Nalini Jaiwant, Shasi Raj, Tabasum
Director: Gyan Mukherjee
Music Director: C. Ramchandra
Lyrics: Brajendra Gaud, Raja Mehdi Ali Khan

Bachelor Husband

Year: 1950
Cast: Noor Mohammad Charlie
Director: Noor Mohammad Charlie
Music Director: Saraswati Devi, Mohammed Ibrahim
Lyrics: Neelkanth Tiwari, Shakeel Badayuni

Dushman

Year: 1950
Cast: Sheik Mukhtar, Renuka Devi, Leela Chitins, Laltia Pawar
Director: Phani Majumdar
Music Director: C. Ramchandra
Lyrics: Neelkanth Tiwari, B.P. Sharma

Kanjoos

Year: 1950
Cast: Jeevan, Sneh Prabha, Murad
Director: K. Amarnath
Music Director: Rameshwer Tiwari
Lyrics: Rajinder Krishan

Deewana

Year: 1950
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Nalini Jaiwant
Director: Gyan Mukherjee
Music Director: C. Ramchandra
Lyrics: Nazim Panipati

Samar (Bengali)

Year: 1950
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Kanu Roy, Sumitra Debi, Arun Kumar
Director: Nitin Bose
Music Director: S D Burman

Mashal

Year: 1951
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Nalini Jaiwant, Sumitra Devi, Ruma Guha Thakurta, Bijoya Ray
Director: Nitin Bose
Music Director: S D Burman
Lyrics: Kavi Pradeep

Andolan

Year: 1951
Cast: Krishnakant, Kishore Kumar, Shivraj
Director: Phani Majumdar
Music Director: Pannalal Ghosh
Lyrics: Niaz Haider, Bankim Chandra Chatterji, Indeevar

Tamasha

Year: 1952
Cast: Dev Anand, Meena Kumari, Sunalini Devi, Bipin Kumar, Ashok Kumar, Kishore Kumar
Director: Phani Majumdar
Music Director: Khemchand Prakash
Lyrics: Bharat Vyas

Dhobi Doctor

Year: 1952
Cast: Jagdeep, Usha Kiran, Kishore Kumar, Asha Parekh
Director: Phani Majumdar
Music Director: Khayyam
Lyrics: Ali Sardar Jafri, Majrooh Sultanpuri

Maa

Year: 1952
Cast: Kusum Deshpande, Shyama, N. Hussain, Paul Mahendra, Achala Sachdev, B. M. Vyas, Kumud, Bharat Vyas, Bikram Kapoor, Asit Sen, Leela Chitnis, Bharat Bhushan, Manju
Director: Bimal Roy
Music Director: S. K. Pal
Lyrics: Bharat Vyas

Daag

Year: 1952
Cast: Dilip Kumar, Nimmi, Usha Kiran
Director: Amiya Chakrobarty
Music Director: Jaikishan Dayabhai Pankal, Shankarsingh Raguwanshi
Lyrics: Shailendra, Hasrat Jaipuri

Samsheer

Year: 1953
Cast: Ashok Kumar, Bhanumati, Mehmood
Director: Gyan Mukherjee
Music Director: Anupam Ghatak
Lyrics: Brajendra Gaud

Rail Ka Dibba

Year: 1953
Cast: Shammi Kapoor, Madhubala, Sajjan, Om Prakash
Director: Prem Narayan Arora
Music Director: Gulam Mohammad
Lyrics: Shakeel Badayuni

Patita

Year: 1953
Cast: Dev Anand, Usha Kiran
Director: Amiya Chakrobarty
Music Director: Shankar Jai kisan
Lyrics: Shailendra, Hasrat Jaipuri

Baadbaan

Year: 1954
Cast: Dev Anand, Meena Kumari, Ashok Kumar, Usha Kiran, Mehmood
Director: Phani Majumdaar
Music Director: Timir Baran, S.K. Pal
Lyrics: Indeevar

Faraar

Year: 1955
Cast: Dev Anand, Geeta Bali
Director: Phani Majumdar
Music Director: Anil Biswas
Lyrics: Prem Dhawan, Sardar Jafferi