Original Bollywood movie poster for sale of the critically acclaimed old Hindi film, Swati (1986).
This is an actual surviving original Bollywood film poster of the 1986 Hindi movie that starred Meenakshi Sheshadri and Sharmila Tagore in lead roles. Shashi Kapoor, Vinod Mehra, Madhuri Dixit and Sarika also played prominent roles in the film.
Directed by Kranthi Kumar, Swati was a key art film in the world of Indian parallel cinema that won rave reviews from critics, making this original Bollywood movie poster, highly collectible!
Printed and circulated during the initial first release of the film (in the mid 1980s), this old Bollywood poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This original Bollywood movie poster for sale features a stunning still photograph of mother and daughter, Sharmila Tagore and Meenakshi Sheshadri embracing each other in love. The background of this old Bollywood poster is painted using pleasing color tones.
Old Bollywood poster for sale of the classic Hindi film Hoshiyar (1985).
This is an actual surviving vintage Bollywood poster of the 1985 Hindi film that starred Jeetendra, Shatrughan Sinha, Jayaprada and Meenakshi Sheshadri in lead roles.
Printed and circulated during the original first release of the film (somewhere in the mid 1980s), this vintage Bollywood poster for sale was designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This old Bollywood movie poster for sale was originally designed on a canvas board using a collage of still photographs pasted against a hand painted background.
A stunning photographic still of the two leading ladies Jayaprada and Meenakshi Sheshadri in a dancing pose from the film is seen prominently in this old Bollywood poster. The actresses seem to be dressed in tribal outfits. Typical of most Bollywood songs, backup dancers are seen in the background of this vintage Bollywood poster. A shade of green is used in the hand painted background of this old Bollywood poster. The entire poster is encased in a solid black border giving it a very catchy appearance.
Old Bollywood poster for sale of the Hindi film Love Marriage (1984).
This is an actual surviving vintage Bollywood poster for sale of the 1984 Hindi film that starred Anil Kapoor (of Slumdog Millionaire fame) and Meenakshi Sheshadri in lead roles.
Printed and circulated during the original first release of the film (somewhere in the early 1980s), this old Bollywood poster was designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This vintage Indian film poster was originally hand painted on canvas by leading Bollywood poster artist Manohar Suresh. A fabulous hand painted rendition of Anil Kapoor holding a gun is seen prominently in the poster. A quirky hand painted portrait of Meenakshi Sheshadri appears alongside.
Smaller portraits of Mehmood and Aruna Irani are seen at the bottom of this old Bollywood poster. This old Indian poster uses a unique combination of both hand painted artwork as well as still photography in its design. Small sized black and white still photos of actors Shreeram Lagoo, Asrani and Jagdeep are seen on the top left of this old Bollywood poster for sale. The typography adds a unique twist to this vintage Bollywood poster by shaping the letter “O” into a heart.
Old Bollywood movie poster of the Amitabh Bachchan starer, Ganga Jamuna Saraswati (1988) for sale.
This is an actual surviving publicity poster of the 1988 film that featured the greatest superstar of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan in the lead role.
Printed and circulated a few years after the first release of the film (somewhere in the early 1990s), this vintage movie poster was printed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This poster was originally designed by cutting out images of actors from separate still photographs (shot on set location) and pasting them on a board. The background and typography are hand drawn / hand painted, which makes this old Bollywood poster an interesting mix of two very different design techniques.
Ganga Jamuna Saraswati is 1988 Bollywood film directed by Manmohan Desai and starring superstar Amitabh Bachchan in the lead role as Ganga. Despite its impressive star cast which included other popular actors such as Meenakshi Sheshadri, Jaya Prada, Mithun Chakraborty, Amrish Puri and Nirupa Roy, the film failed to make a splash at the box office and was declared a flop.