The cinema issue

A collage from ‘Tracing Phalke’,a book about the cinema of D.G. Phalke by Kamal Swaroop. Image courtesy: Tracing Phalke’ by Kamal Swaroop/National Film Development Corporation<br />

A century of cinema

1 min read . 04 May 2013
Rehman and Sunil Dutt in ‘Mujhe Jeene Do’. Photo: Courtesy Shivendra Singh Dungarpur<br />

Waheeda Rehman

8 min read . 04 May 2013
Shashi Kapoor in a self-produced film, Shyam Benegal’s ‘Junoon’(1978). <br />

Shashi Kapoor

6 min read . 06 May 2013
Raj Kapoor and Nargis in ‘Jagte Raho’. Photo: Courtesy Subhash Chheda<br />

Nargis

5 min read . 06 May 2013
In ‘Padosan’, Mehmood steals the limelight from the film’s leading actors. Photo: Courtesy Subhash Chheda<br />

Mehmood

4 min read . 04 May 2013
‘The Dirty Picture’, now also a quickie<br />

Lounge Loves | 15 Min Movies

2 min read . 06 May 2013
Lata Mangeshkar has sung at least 27,000 songs in 36 languages. Photos: Photographs courtesy ‘Lata Mangeshkar...In Her Own Voice’ by Nasreen Munni Kabir/Niyogi Books<br />

Lata Mangeshkar

4 min read . 06 May 2013
Kishore Kumar’s music is not rooted in a period or mood, and is the most remixed among songs by male playback singers. Photo: The Hindu<br />

Kishore Kumar

5 min read . 04 May 2013
Meena Kumari in ‘Pakeezah’. Photo: Kamat Foto Flash<br />

Kamal Amrohi

3 min read . 04 May 2013
Swaroop’s immersion in Phalke’s life began in 1990. Photo: Manoj Patil/Mint<br />

Kamal Swaroop

6 min read . 06 May 2013