Old hindi classics

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1.
Shree 420 (1955)
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Wearing torn Japanese shoes, English trousers, a red Russian cap, and a Hindustani heart, orphaned Ranbir Raj comes to Bombay to make his fortune... (168 mins.)
Director: Raj Kapoor
 
2.
Jagte Raho (1956)
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In hopes of improving his lifestyle, a poor peasant re-locates to Bombay virtually penniless. It is late at night and he is thirsty... (153 mins.)
 
3.
Mother India (1957)
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In this melodrama, a poverty-stricken woman raises her sons through many trials and tribulations. But no matter the struggles, always sticks to her own moral code. (172 mins.)
Director: Mehboob
 
4.
Mera Naam Joker (1970)
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Raju is a joker, a clown. It is what he is and what he always shall be. As his life story unfolds in three chapters... (224 mins.)
Director: Raj Kapoor
 
5.
Sangam (1964)
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Sunder Khanna is an orphan and lives a poor lifestyle in India. He is friendly with wealthy Gopal Verma... (238 mins.)
Director: Raj Kapoor
 
6.
Waqt (1965)
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Members of a family are separated in a natural disaster. Several years down the line, they aren't united but their lives are strangely interconnected. (178 mins.)
Director: Yash Chopra
 
7.
Jewel Thief (1967)
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A Police Commissioner's son comes under suspicion for being a jewel thief. (186 mins.)
Director: Vijay Anand
 
8.
Half Ticket (1962)
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A diamond thief hides his loot on an innocent child, but the child turns out to be an adult posing as a youngster to purchase a half-priced train ticket. Now, the thief will have to outwit the eccentric in a series of wacky misadventures. (168 mins.)
Director: Kalidas
 
9.
Boot Polish (1954)
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Preteen brother and sister, abandoned by their father to care of an abusive prostitute aunt, survive life in an Indian squatters' camp, aided by a friendly cripple, by learning to shine shoes instead of begging. (149 mins.)
Director: Prakash Arora
 
10.
Guide (1965)
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A tour guide falls in love with a married woman, and helps her rediscover her love for dance. (183 mins.)
Director: Vijay Anand
 
11.
Do Ankhen Barah Haath (1957)
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Progressive, reform-minded young warden gets permission to take six surly murderers from prison to dilapidated country farm, to rehabilitate it and themselves through hard work and kindly guidance. (143 mins.)
Director: V. Shantaram
 
12.
Jhanak Jhanak Payal Baaje (1955)
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Dancer maestro Mangal Maharaj wants his son, Girdhar, who is a dancer par excellence, to enter the once-in-ten-years Nateshwar Utsav dance competition... (143 mins.)
Director: V. Shantaram
 
13.
Aashirwad (1968)
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Shivnath Choudhary lives a wealthy lifestyle in Chandanpur, India, along with his wife, Leela, and 8 year old daughter... (146 mins.)
 
14.
Awaara (1951)
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Raju lives as a derelict as a result of being estranged from his bitter father, a district judge, who threw Raju's mother out of the house years ago... (193 mins.)
Director: Raj Kapoor
 
15.
Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai (1960)
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Orphaned lives a poor lifestyle in Central India and makes living singing songs. One day he comes to the assistance of an injured man... (167 mins.)
Director: Radhu Karmakar
 
16.
Chori Chori (1956)
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A spoiled rich girl on the run travels with a reporter looking for a news scoop. (158 mins.)
Director: Anant Thakur
 
17.
Sujata (1960)
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The movie basically revolves around the caste system that is prevelant in India even to this day. It also raises interesting questions regarding family ties and how deep they can be. (161 mins.)
Director: Bimal Roy
 
18.
Mughal-E-Azam (1960)
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A 16th century prince falls in love with a court dancer and battles with his emperor father. (197 mins.)
Director: K. Asif
 
19.
Madhumati (1958)
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While driving his car on a rainy night, Anand's car breaks down, and he goes to seek shelter in a nearby house... (110 mins.)
Director: Bimal Roy
 
20.
Naya Daur (1957)
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Shankar lives in a remote village in rural India with his mother and sister, Manju, and drives a horse-carriage for a living... (173 mins.)
Director: B.R. Chopra
 
21.
Gunga Jumna (1961)
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Widowed Govindi lives a poor lifestyle in Haripur along with two sons, Gungaram and Jumna. While Jumna is studious... (178 mins.)
Director: Nitin Bose
 
22.
Sakthi (1972)
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Director: M.S. Mani
 
23.
Kohinoor (1960)
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After the passing of Maharaj Dhiraj Rana Chandrabhan of Kailash Nagar, the Senapati, Veer Singh, crowns...
Director: S.U. Sunny
 
24.
Padosan (1968)
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A simple man from a village falls in love with his new neighbor. He enlists the help of his musical-theater friends to woo the lovely girl-next-door away from her music teacher. (157 mins.)
Director: Jyoti Swaroop
 
25.
Jhumroo (1961)
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Anjana lives a wealthy lifestyle with her dad, Dwarka Nath, in a hilly region in India. When she returns home after several years... (171 mins.)
Director: Shanker Mukerji
 
26.
Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi (1958)
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Three woman-hating brothers face changes in their respective lifestyles when two of them fall in love. (173 mins.)
Director: Satyen Bose
 
27.
Kashmir Ki Kali (1964)
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A rich young man woos proud girl against her father's wishes. (168 mins.)
Director: Shakti Samanta
 
28.
Brahmachari (1968)
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Of unknown parentage, as he was abandoned as a child, calling himself Brahmachari (Shammi Kapoor) lives in a heavily mortgaged house... (157 mins.)
Director: Bhappi Sonie
 
29.
Sholay (1975)
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After his family is murdered by a notorious and ruthless bandit, a former police officer enlists the services of two outlaws to capture the bandit. (198 mins.)
Director: Ramesh Sippy
 
30.
Anari (1959)
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Raj Kumar is an honest, handsome and intelligent young man to boot. He works as a sole Trader therefore a painter by trade... (166 mins.)
 
31.
Satyakam (1969)
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The tale begins in the final days of the British Raj in India. A cohort of engineering students graduate a few months before Independence... (175 mins.)
 
32.
Anubhav (1971)
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Meeta Sen (Tanuja) and Amar Sen (Sanjeev Kumar) have been married for several years. Due to Amar's hectic work schedule... (139 mins.)