A girl, whose mother dies of sorrow from her husband's family's rejection, grows up singing and dancing like her mother. She works as a dancing girl and is courted by a prince, but can think only of a man she has never met, who left her a message on the train. She dreams of him and cannot dance, becomes frightened and runs into the night Written by
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Did You Know?
During the making of the film, composer 'Ghulam Mohammed' and cinematographer Josef Wirsching
died, leaving director Kamal Amrohi
at a loss. Eventually, though, composer Naushad
was brought in to compose the background score; and after Wirsching's death, over a dozen of Bombay's top cinematographers stepped in as/when they had a break from their other assignments, and they maintained an even look. See more
Jo log doodh se jal jate hain woh chhas bhi phoonk phoonk kar peete hain.
[Those who get burnt by milk blow into buttermilk too before drinking it
Salim Ahmed Khan
Afsos, log doodh se bhi jal jate hain.
[Alas, people get burnt by milk too
Referenced in Ek Duuje Ke Liye
Tanhai sunaya karti hai kuchh beetay dinaun ka afsana
Sung by Lata See more