Old vintage Bollywood movie show cards & lobby cards from India mounted on cardboard
Old Bollywood still photo set of the hit Hindi film, Johny Mera Naam (1970) for sale.
This is an actual surviving set of old Bollywood lobby cards of the 1970 hit Hindi film that starred the evergreen star of Bollywood, Dev Anand in the lead role opposite dream girl Hema Malini.
Printed and circulated during the original first release of the film (late 1960s / early 1970s), this set of three Dev Anand old photo stills was printed for publicity of the film inside a cinema hall.
These old Dev Anand photo stills were printed and issued to a cinema hall that actually screened the film but never ended up being used.
Johny Mera Naam (My Name is Johny) is a 1970 Hindi film starring Dev Anand and Pran in the lead roles as brothers separated during childhood. The film is considered a Dev Anand classic and was the highest grossing Bollywood film of 1970s.
The film is remembered till date for its blockbuster song, “Pal Bhar Ke Liye” sung by Kishore Kumar and picturized on Dev Anand and Hema Malini. The song is believed to be used at the end of The Simpsons episode Kiss Kiss, Bang Bangalore in 2006.
Dev Anand is considered one of the greatest actors in Indian cinema, with a career spanning over 65 years during which he appeared in over 100 films as lead actor.