Old Bollywood poster for sale of the classic Hindi film Dharma (1973).
This is an actual surviving original Bollywood film poster for sale of the 1973 super hit Hindi film that starred Rekha, Navin Nishchol, Ajit, Pran and Bindu in prominent roles.
Printed and circulated during the initial release run of the film (somewhere in the mid 1970s), this original Bollywood movie poster was designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This old Bollywood movie poster was originally hand designed in oil on canvas format by an art studio in Bombay. Quirky hand drawn portraits of the lead actors are seen painted in bright colors in this original Bollywood film poster. The line drawing technique used by old school Bollywood poster painters is very obvious in the large close up portrait of actress Rekha seen prominently on the top left.
A combination of bright yellow and red is used in this old Bollywood poster, giving it a very catchy appearance.
Old hand painted Bollywood movie poster of the Hindi film Ram Kasam (1978) for sale.
This is an actual surviving old hand painted Bollywood poster of the 1978 film that starred Sunil Dutt & Rekha in lead roles.
Printed and circulated a few years after the first release of the film (late 1970s / early 1980s), this vintage hand painted Bollywood movie poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This old Bollywood poster was originally designed on a hand painted canvas by a small time art studio in Delhi, giving it a very quirky appearance. In this quirky old Bollywood poster, Amjad Khan is seen in a hand painted portrait on the left. Rekha appears on the right whereas a large close up portrait of Sunil Dutt holding a gun is seen at the bottom.
Quirky hand painted old Bollywood movie poster of the Hindi film Heera Moti (1979) for sale.
This is an actual surviving poster of the 1979 film, which featured lead actress Reena Roy in a Charlie’s Angels like avatar.
Printed and circulated after the release of the film, this quirky hand drawn old Bollywood movie poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This poster was originally designed on a hand drawn canvas by a small time poster art studio in Delhi, making it very collectable. A large hand painted portrait of the lead actress Reena Roy is seen at the center of the poster wielding a sword. Hand drawn faces of the other two key characters of the film, Shatrughan Sinha & Danny Denzongpa appear on either side of her.
Very few hand drawn, old Indian cinema movie posters feature women as action figures. Heera Moti is one of the rare few, making it very collectable!
Typography in the poster is seen both in English on the top, as well as Devanagari Hindi at the bottom.
Heera Moti (Diamonds & Pearls) is a 1979 Hindi action film starring Shatrughan Sinha and Reena Roy in lead roles. The plot of the film revolves around a race to steal precious temple jewels. Two people, Heera & Moti, played by Shatrughan Sinha & Danny Denzongpa respectively, attempt the burglary. The temple is guarded by a woman skilled in the art of self defense, Reena Roy, who confronts them.