Vintage movies old classics lost in time, Old is truly Gold. Checkout some of our favorite old pictures from moments when Bollywood was young.
Raja Harishchandra was the first silent feature film made in India. By the 1930s, the industry was producing over 200 films per annum. Raja Harishchandra is a 1913silent Indian filmdirected and produced by Dadasaheb Phalke and is the first full-length Indian feature film.The film was based on the legend of King Harishchandra recounted in the Ramayana and the Mahabharata.
Sulochana, aka Ruby Myers, and D. Bilimoria in the 1934 film “Indira M.A.”
During the golden age of Indian cinema, one of the biggest and most glamorous stars, Sulochana, exuded an exotic flair that thrilled audiences from Bombay to Bangalore. Sulochana’s real name was Ruby Myers. She was Jewish. It’s one of the secrets of the era before Bollywood. Unlike most Hindu and Muslim women, prohibited for modesty’s sake from working in film, India’s Jewish women were allowed to pursue movie careers. And they did.
Alam Ara, the First Indian sound film. Alam Ara is a 1931film directed by Ardeshir Irani. It was the first Indian sound film. Irani recognized the importance that sound would have on the cinema, and raced to complete Alam Ara before several other contemporary sound films. Alam Ara debuted at the Majestic Cinema in Mumbai (then Bombay) on March 14, 1931. The first Indian talkie was so popular that “police aid had to be summoned to control the crowds.”
Dilip Kumar in a pickle ad called Table Tasties.
Bollywood Actor and Singer Kishore Kumar in Brylcream ad.
Guru Dutt on a 5 Rupee stamp.
Bollywood actress Tanuja’s old photo.
Raj Kapoor and Nargis romance in a film.
Yesteryear sexy siren Helen in a swimsuit
Saira Banu and Dilip Kumar during an event.
A file picture of Raj Kapoor and Mukesh having a drink.
A file photo of the famous actors Sunil Dutt and Nargis. Nargis and Sunil laugh as Nargis fixes a carnation on Sunil Dutt’s collar.
Raj Kapoor in the Super Hit Hindi Song Dil Ka Haal Sune Dilwala from the film Shri 420.
Handsome Dharmendra during his younger years.
Shammi Kapoor in the film China Town.
Dilip Kumar and Vyjayanthimala in the film Devdas.
The gorgeous and forever beautiful actress Madhubala.
Yesteryear actress Laxmi in Baharon Ke Sapne. Baharon Ke Sapne is a 1967 Hindi movie under Nasir Hussain films banner.
Insaniyat poster with Dilip Kumar, Bina rai and Dev Anand.
Shammi and Mala Sinha in Dil Tera Diwana.
The very goodlooking Feroz Khan in Dharmatma.
Versatile actor Dilip Kumar at his best.
Super Star Rajinikanth with wife Latha Rajinikanth.
Sanjeev Kumar, the very humorous and talented actor.
Geeta Dutt, prominent Indian playback singer
The unforgettable Raj Kapoor and Nargis in Shree 420
A poster of the movie Bhagam Bhag starring Kishore Kumar.
Parveen Babi, the most amazing and sensual actor
The very beautiful and mesmerising Waheeda Rahman.
The Evergreen shining star Dev Anand.
The hit duo Hema Malini and Dharmendra.
Yesteryear beauty Madhubala in a candid shot.
The very lovable actor Rajendra Kumar.
Dreamgirl Hema Malini with a jasmine strand.
Smita Patil, forever beautiful and talented actress of the 70′s.
Hema Malini and Amjad Khan during the shooting of Sholay.
Rajesh Khanna and Amitabh Bachchan in Anand.
The chocolate hero of the 70′s Joy Mukherjee.
The versatile and young charming actor Raj Kapoor.