Rare original vintage Bollywood poster of the hit Shammi Kapoor film, Prince (1969) for sale.
This is an actual surviving old publicity poster of the 1969 film that featured the Elvis Presley of Indian cinema, Shammi Kapoor.
Prince is the Hindi film that featured the smash hit song, “Badan Pe Sitare Lapete Hue” sung by Mohammad Rafi, making this poster highly collectible.
Printed and circulated a few years after the first release of the film (somewhere in the 1970s), this movie poster was originally designed for publicity of the re-release of the film but never ended up being used.
This beautifully hand drawn vintage Bollywood movie poster features a quirky portrait of the lead couple Shammi Kapoor and Vyjayanthimala. The poster has its title and credits written in Devanagari Hindi as well as English. It capitalizes on the popularity of the song, “Badan Pe Sitare Lapete Hue” by announcing its lyrics on the top.
Prince is a 1969 hit Bollywoood movie starring Shammi Kapoor and Vyjayanthimala in lead roles. The film’s music composed by Shankar Jaikishan was a huge success, with songs sung by Mohammad Rafi, particularly “Badan Pe Sitare Lapete Hue” becoming a rage throughout the nation.