Old Hindi horror film poster of the blockbuster Bollywood horror movie Purana Mandir (1984) for sale.
This is an actual surviving Hindi horror film poster of the 1984 Bollywood horror movie made by the undisputed kings of Bollywood horror, the Ramsay brothers.
Purana Mandir became a blockbuster hit at time of its release and catapulted the horror genre to mainstream recognition in Bollywood cinema, making this old Hindi horror film poster highly collectible!
Printed and circulated during the initial release run of the film (somewhere in the mid 1980s), this Hindi horror film poster was printed for publicity of the movie but never ended up being used.
This Hindi horror film poster was originally designed in hand painted oil on canvas format by artist Abbas. Spectacular brush work and imagery dominate the composition of this Hindi horror film poster. A hand painted portrait of the demon/ghost “Samri” is seen on the top left of the poster.
Purana Mandir (Old Temple) is a 1984 Hindi horror film produced and directed by the kings of the horror genre in Bollywood, the Ramsay brothers. The plot of this Hindi horror film revolves around the evil demonic figure “Samri.”
The film became a blockbuster hit and pioneered a new wave of horror films in Hindi cinema. This cult classic is regarded as a trendsetting Hindi horror film which made the evil character portrayed in the film, “Samri” a household name in India. Several subsequent Hindi horror films were styled along its plot and storyline.