Pakeezah

  • 1971
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, Musical

A passionate, opulent Indian melodama, far removed from the rarefied aesthetics of Satyajit Ray. Arguably the greatest achievement of Hindi popular cinema, Kamal Amrohi's tribute to his ill-starred wife, Meena Kumari (who died of drink shortly after the film's release), rivals Sirk and Minnelli in its quasi-feminist subversion of melodramatic norms. Kumari...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Joseph Wirsching
Musical Composer (2 Credits)
Naushad
Ghulam Mohammed
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Guari Shankar
Costumes (1 Credit)
Music/Lyrics Composer (4 Credits)
Kaif Bhopali
Kaifi Azmi
Majrooh Sultanpuri