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12 O'Clock (1958)

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Bani Chowdhury and solicitor Ajoy Kumar are deeply in love with each other. But their world comes crashing down when Bani's cousin, Maya is found dead in the first class compartment at a ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Guru Dutt ...
Ajoye Kumar
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Bani Chaudhary
Shashikala ...
Neena
Rehman ...
Rai Mohan
Johnny Walker ...
Motilal Sharma 'Moti'
Sabita Chatterjee ...
Maya (as Sabita Chatterji)
Hari Shivdasani ...
Bali's mamaji (as Hari Sivdasani)
Rajan Kapoor ...
Tun Tun ...
Kumari Natesh Sundari (as Uma Devi)
Amrit Rana
Abrar Alvi ...
Police Inspector
Tanvir
Jagdish Nirula ...
(as Jagdish Nirulla)
Bishan Khanna
Jagdish Raj ...
Police Inspector Chauhan (as Jagdish)
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Bani Chowdhury and solicitor Ajoy Kumar are deeply in love with each other. But their world comes crashing down when Bani's cousin, Maya is found dead in the first class compartment at a railway terminus in Bombay. Bani who had gone to the station to receive Maya, is charged with the murder. A distraught Ajoy with the help of his assistant Motilal Sharma begins to comb the country for every available clue. And just when everything seems lost he gets a breakthrough. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Main Kho Gaya Yaheen
Sung by Mohammad Rafi
Music composed by O.P. Nayyar
Lyrics by Majrooh Sultanpuri
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Good thriller during rising time of Indian Cinema
11 August 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Its always good to remember your old good days and watching these movies are perfectly a pleasurable experience. Late 50's and 60's is considered as the golden time for Indian Cinema and this movie proves the statement. It was one of classic suspense thriller of that time, with star cast like Wahida Rahman and Guru Datt sahab. The story is tightly written and basically revolves around a murder. Beautiful mix of romance between Wahida and Guruji and humor part added by Johny Walker makes it a perfect one to watch. Gurudatt Sahib is playing a lawyer who is in love with Wahida ji and fighting a case of murder for her, when she is charged with it. The way story unwraps layer by layer is really a lesson to learn. The movie is better than most of modern time thrillers.


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