Bollywood has churned out numerous films remade from some other regional languages. A major source for such remakes is South-Indian films like Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil and Telugu. The recently released Ajay Devgn and Tabu starrer ‘Drishyam’ is also remake of a hit namesake Malayalm film that sta
Lata - Aaj Phir Jeene Ki Tamanna Hai - Guide 
"Guide" is a 1965 Indian Hindi film starring Dev Anand and Waheeda Rehman. It was directed by Vijay Anand, who also contributed to the screenplay. The film is based on the critically acclaimed novel, The Guide, by RK Narayan, and is widely considered to be one of the masterpieces of the Indian film industry. Starring Dev Anand, Waheeda Rehman, Leela Chitnis, Kishore Sahu, Gajanan Jagirdar, Anwar Hussain, Uthas and Krishan Dhawan. The film proved to be a box office hit upon release. This movie proved memorable for its award-winning performances by the lead actors and memorable music by SD Burman. Lyrics by Shailendra. A 120-minute US version was made with additional directing and writing. It was produced by Tad Danielewski. The film was screened at the Cannes Film Festival in 2007, 42 years after its release. Production; Dev Anand was approached by American director Tad Danielewski and Pearl Buck to be cast in an American film based on a novel by an Indian author. Although Dev Anand had refused, he took up the opportunity for a collaboration when he met Tad again at the 1962 Berlin Film Festival. Somebody suggested The Guide. Dev Anand purchased the book and read it at one go. He called up Pearl who invited him to the United States to discuss on the project. With their approval, he called up RK Narayan and procured the rights to the book. The movie was planned to be an Indo-American co-production to be shot simultaneously in Hindi and English. The idea was to film the ...
Veteran actress Waheeda Rehman recently unveiled Nasreen Munni Kabir’s book ‘Conversations with Waheeda Rehman’. Rehman, considered one of the most beautiful and talented actresses of Indian cinema, and starred in such movies as ‘CID’, ‘Pyaasa’, ‘Chaudhvin Ka Chand’, ‘Kagaz Ke Phool’, ‘Saheb Biwi
Had Amitabh Bachchan not married actress Jaya Bhaduri way back in 1973, and had got a chance to woo someone else, it would have been the “epitome of Indian beauty” Waheeda Rehman. The megastar was reported saying in the media that he would have tried to catch her attention with a poem.At t