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Mother India (1957)

Film NameMother India
Film Caption/Tag LineThe Indian 'Gone with the Wind'
Release Date14 Feb 1957
GenreSocial,Musical,Family Drama
Film RatingU
Running Time172
Net Gross4.00 Cr
Box Office VerdictAll Time Blockbuster

Cast

Actor NameCharacter Name
NargisRadha
Sajid KhanYoung Birju (as Master Sajid)
Rajendra KumarRamu
Raaj KumarShamu (Radha's Husband
Sunil DuttBirju
KanhaiyalalSukhilala (as Kanhaiya Lal)
Jilloo Maa
KumkumChampa
Chanchal
Sheela NaikKamla
MukriShambu (as Muqri
Siddiqui
Ram Shastri
Fakir Mohammad(as Faqir Mohomed)
Geeta
Hameeda
Master Surendra
Mastan
Nawab Khan
Master Alec
Sitara Devias Sitaradevi
AzraChandra
Rajendra
Jillo
KumarRamu
Fakir Mohdas Faqir Mohomed

Crew

NameRole
Wajahat MirzaDialogue
Writer
S. Ali RazaWriter
Mehboob KhanDirector
Faredoon A. IraniCrew
R. KaushikCrew
Shakeel BadayuniLyrics
Ali RazaDialogue
Naushad AliMusic Director
KaushikSound

Songs

SongSingerMusic DirectorChoreography
Dukh Bhare Din Beete ReAsha Bhosle
Mohammed Rafi
Manna Dey
Shamshad Begum
Naushad Ali
Duniya Mein Hum Aaye HainLata Mangeshkar
Usha Mangeshkar
Naushad Ali
Holi Aayee Re KanhaiShamshad BegumNaushad Ali
Matwala JiyaLata Mangeshkar
Mohammed Rafi
Naushad Ali
Na Main Bhagwan HoonMohammed RafiNaushad Ali
Nagri Nagri Dware DwareLata MangeshkarNaushad Ali
O Gadiwale Gaadi DheereMohammed Rafi
Shamshad Begum
Naushad Ali
O Mere Lal AajaLata MangeshkarNaushad Ali
Pee Ke Ghar AajShamshad BegumNaushad Ali
Ghunghat Nahin KholungiLata Mangeshkar

Awards

Year/DateAwardCategoryName
1958Filmfare AwardsBest Sound RecordistR. Kaushik
1958Filmfare AwardsBest FilmMehboob Khan
1958Filmfare AwardsBest DirectorMehboob Khan
1958Filmfare AwardsBest CinematographerFaredoon A. Irani
1958Filmfare AwardsBest ActressNargis
1958Karlovy Vary International Film FestivalNargis

Nominations

Year/DateAwardCategoryName
1958Academy Awards, USABest Foreign Language Film

Reviews

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Mother India