Vintage Bollywood poster of the super hit Hindi film, Noorie (1979) for sale.
This is an actual surviving vintage Bollywood poster for sale of the 1979 Hindi film that was produced by the “King of Bollywood Romance,” Yash Chopra. Noorie starred Farooq Shaikh and Poonam Dhillon in a memorable love story.
Printed and circulated shortly after the first release run of the film (late 1970s), this vintage Indian film poster for sale was originally designed for publicity of the movie but never ended up being used.
This vintage Hindi film poster for sale features stunning hand painted artwork. Originally hand painted on canvas by a leading Bollywood poster painter, this vintage Bollywood poster features the star cast in astounding detail and accuracy.
The soundtrack of Noorie was a stellar success. Songs from the film, particularly “Aaja Re O Mere Dilbar Aa Ja” are fondly remembered and played till today.
Old Bollywood poster of the controversial Hindi film, Maya Memsaab (1993) for sale.
This is an actual surviving vintage poster of the 1993 film that featured superstar Shahrukh Khan in the lead role opposite actress Deepa Sahi.
Maya Memsaab is remembered till date for a controversial nude scene that featured Shahrukh Khan and Deepa Sahi, making this poster highly collectible!
Printed and circulated during the first release of the film, this classic Indian movie poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This old Bollywood 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 poster an interesting mix of two very different design techniques.
In the poster, superstar Shahrukh Khan is seen in a large cut out still photo, while actress Deepa Sahi appears lying on a bed covered with rose petals on his side. A snippet from a passionate scene involving Shahrukh Khan and Deepa Sahi is seen pasted at the bottom. Raj Babbar and Deepa Sahi are seen on the right hand side of the poster in another still photograph from the film. The typography used in this vintage Bollywood poster is entirely in English.
Maya Memsaab (A woman named Maya) is a controversial 1993 Hindi film directed by Ketan Mehta starring superstar Shahrukh Khan. The film is reportedly based on Gustave Flaubert's novel Madame Bovary.
Maya Memsaab ran into trouble at the time of its release, owing largely to a controversial nude scene featuring Deepa Sahi and Shahrukh Khan.
The film marks one of Shahrukh Khan's first significant appearances, who started his Bollywood career just a year earlier, in 1992.
Beautiful photographic vintage Bollywood movie poster of the award winning Hindi film Umrao Jaan (1981) for sale.
This is an actual poster of the 1981 film that featured Rekha in the lead role, playing the character of a courtesan. Printed and circulated several years after the first release of the film (somewhere in the 1980s/1990s), this movie poster was originally designed for publicity of the re-release of the film but never ended up being used.
In this vintage Bollywood poster, the lead protagonist of the film, Rekha is seen in her spectacular best in an iconic dancing pose. A large cut out of Rekha from a still photograph has been pasted on a blank background. The typography used in this poster is primarily in English, with only the title translated in Devanagari Hindi as well as Urdu.
Umrao Jaan is a 1981 award winning Hindi film based on the Urdu novel Umrao Jaan Ada that tells the story of a famous courtesan. The film starred actress Rekha and Farooq Shaikh in lead roles.
The soundtrack of the film went on to become a rage throughout the nation. Composed by Khayyam, several songs from Umrao Jaan are considered the greatest ever penned in Bollywood. “Dil Cheez Kya Hai” and “In Aankhon Ki Masti” in particular are played till today.
Umrao Jaan went on to win several awards at the National Film Awards, primarily for its music. Rekha bagged the award for best actress of the year for her lead role in the film.
Following the success of the film, a remake was released in 2006 starring former Miss World Aishwarya Rai as Umrao Jaan.