Old Bollywood movie stills, lobby cards & show cards photo sets for sale
Complete set of eight original Mughal-e-Azam show cards for sale sealed inside their original carry case cover.
Featured here for sale is a complete set of 8 original show cards of the 2004 color re-release of the epic 1960 black and white film, Mughal-e-Azam.
Mughal-e-Azam is the first full length black and white feature film in the history of Indian cinema to be colorized for a theatrical re-release. The film's color version was released theatrically on 12 November 2004, with a digital reworked soundtrack.
Printed and circulated in 2004, this rare unused set comprising eight original Mughal-e-Azam show cards was originally designed for publicity of the color re-release of the film but never ended up being used.
Showcards are used as pin ups on notice boards inside foyers of cinema halls. Printed on thick stock photo paper for easy pin up display, this rare surviving set of original Mughal-e-Azam show cards was actually issued to a cinema hall that screened the film in 2004, making it highly collectible!
All eight show cards featured here for sale are sealed inside their original carrying case and are in mint unused condition.
Mughal-e-Azam stars Prithviraj Kapoor, Dilip Kumar and Madhubala in lead roles and has the distinction of being the most expensive Hindi film ever made in Indian cinema. It is consistently ranked in polls as the greatest Hindi film ever made in Indian cinematic history.
Mughal-e-Azam held the coveted title of 'highest grossing Hindi film of all time' for a full 15 years after its first black and white release in 1960, making this color re-release poster very collectible!
Directed by K. Asif and produced by Shapoorji Pallonji, Mughal-e-Azam is an epic film unanimously regarded as a milestone in Indian cinema. The soundtrack of the film is credited as one of the best in the history Bollywood and continues to be played till today.
Rare surviving set of old Satyajit Ray movie stills of the highly acclaimed Hindi movie Shatranj Ke Khilari (1977) for sale.
This is an actual surviving set of old Satyajit Ray movie stills of the 1977 film Shatranj Ke Khilari that was written and directed by India’s finest filmmaker.
Featured here for sale is a highly collectible set of seven Shatranj Ke Khilari photos in unused condition!
Printed and circulated a few years after the first release of the film (1980s), this set of seven Satyajit Ray movie stills was printed for publicity of the film inside a cinema hall but never ended up being used.
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.
Black and white old Bollywood movie stills of the Hindi film, Char Dil Char Rahen (1959) for sale.
This is an actual surviving set of old Bollywood lobby cards of the 1959 Hindi film that starred the two most successful actors in Indian cinema, Raj Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor in lead roles.
Featured here for sale is a rare surviving set of Bollywood movie lobby cards of the film Char Dil Char Rahen (1959) comprising a total of 20 old Bollywood movie stills!
Printed and circulated during the original first release of the film (late 1950s), these old Bollywood black and white pictures were printed for publicity of the film inside a cinema hall.
This beautiful vintage set comprising 20 old Bollywood movie stills was designed and printed for publicity of the film inside a cinema hall. The corners of each lobby card display visible pin hole markings – tell tale signs of being pinned on the notice board of a movie theater.