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Mehboob Khan (I) (1907–1964)

Mehboob Khan was born in 1907 in Bilimora, Gujarat, India. He was a director and producer, known for Mother India (1957), Amar (1954) and Andaz (1949). He died on May 28, 1964 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. See full bio »

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Known For

Mother India
Mother India Director
(1957)
Amar
Amar Director
(1954)
Andaz
Andaz Director
(1949)
Son of India
Son of India Director
(1962)

Filmography

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 1962 Son of India
 1957 Mother India (as Mehboob)
 1954 Amar
 1953 Aan
 1949 Andaz (as Mehboob)
 1948 Anokhi Ada (as Mehboob)
 1947 Elan (as Mehboob)
 1946 Anmol Ghadi (as Mehboob)
 1945 Humayun (as Mehboob)
 1943 Fate
 1943 Najma
 1942 The Bread
 1941 Bahen
 1940/II Alibaba
 1940/I Alibaba
 1940 Ali Baba
 1940 Aurat (as Mehboob)
 1939 Ek Hi Raasta
 1938 Watan
 1937 Jagirdar
 1936 Deccan Queen
 1936 Manmohan
Show Show Producer (5 credits)
Show Show Actor (3 credits)
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A policeman's son, he absconded from home at eighteen to find work as an actor with the Imperial Film Company. He later turned to writing and began to direct socially conscious films from the mid-1930's. During the 1950's, he made more popular commercial entertainments, including India's first Technicolor feature Aan (1953). See more »

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