Rare vintage black and white Bollywood poster of the hit Hindi film Ram Balram (1980) for sale.
This is an actual surviving old Bollywood poster of the 1980 film that featured two of the biggest superstars in Indian cinema of the time, Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra. Printed and circulated a few years after the release of the film (somewhere in the late 1980s), this black and white Bollywood poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
The poster features an interesting collage of black and white still photos from the film. Superstar Amitabh Bachchan is seen holding a rifle on the left and a large close up of Dharmendra appears alongside on the right of this black and white Hindi movie poster. Zeenat Aman and Rekha, the two leading ladies are seen in smaller sized black and white still photos pasted at the bottom.
Released in 1980, Ram Balram starred Dharmendra as “Ram” and Amitabh Bachchan as “Balram.” Zeenat Aman and Rekha were paired opposite the two, while Ajit, Amjad Khan and Prem Chopra were cast as villains in the film. The film marked the third successful venture of Bollywood’s biggest superstars of the time, Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra, who previously were seen in Chupke Chupke and the cult classic, Sholay.
Quirky, hand drawn old Bollywood poster of the blockbuster Hindi film Himmatwala (1983) for sale.
This is an actual surviving vintage poster of the 1983 film that catapulted actress Sridevi into Bollywood stardom. Printed and circulated a few years after the first release of the film, this hand painted vintage Bollywood poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This Bollywood poster was originally designed on a hand painted canvas by a small time art studio in Kolkata, making it very collectable.
The poster features a large, quirky hand drawn portrait of Sridevi holding a whip in her hand. Lead actor Jeetendra is shown alongside on the left with the two supporting characters encased in circles on the right. The entire poster is designed and printed in a single color, i.e. blue, adding greatly to its quirk quotient. Capitalizing on Sridevi’s entry into stardom, the poster announces the same on the top in English. The typography used in this poster is primarily English, with the title translated both in Devanagari Hindi as well as Bengali at the bottom.
Himmatwala (The Brave) is a 1983 action Hindi film starring Jeetendra and Sridevi.The film is credited with turning actress Sridevi into a star in Hindi cinema. The film was the highest grosser of the year it was released in and declared a blockbuster.
Quirky, hand painted old Bollywood poster of the Hindi film Maqsad (1984) for sale.
This is an actual surviving poster of the 1984 film that featured Rajesh Khanna, known as the original (first) superstar of Indian cinema, in the lead role. Printed and circulated somewhere during the release of the film, this hand painted vintage Bollywood poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This poster was originally designed on a hand painted canvas by a small time art studio in Kolkata, making it very collectable.
The poster features a hand painted portrait of Rajesh Khanna alongside the two leading actresses of the film, Sridevi and Jayapradha. The second lead actor of the film, Jeetendra is pictured prominently on the top. The typography used in this poster is Devanagari Hindi.
Maqsad sometimes spelled as Maksad (Aim) is a 1984 Hindi film featuring Rajesh Khanna, Jeetendra, Jaya Prada and Sridevi in the lead roles. This was the third straight movie with Rajesh Khanna and Jeetendra starring together in the lead roles. The film is a remake of the Telugu movie Mundadugu (1983). It was the second highest grosser at the box office in 1984. Amjad Khan, known as Bollywood’s greatest villain, plays a comedian in this film.