Rural crime drama featuring an exploitative landlord (Gani) and a good peasant Ramu (Nissar) who is accused of murdering the landlord. Remembered mainly for being one of India's first ... See full summary »

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(dialogue) (as Sadat Hasan Manto), (screenplay) (as Sadat Hasan Manto) | 1 more credit »

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Padmadevi ...
Bansri (as Padma Devi)
Jillo ...
Ramdai
Ghulam Mohammed ...
Randheer (as Ghulam Mohammad)
Nissar ...
Syed Ahmed ...
Muneem
Gani ...
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Rural crime drama featuring an exploitative landlord (Gani) and a good peasant Ramu (Nissar) who is accused of murdering the landlord. Remembered mainly for being one of India's first colour films, using the Cinecolour process imported by Imperial. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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It was the colour of the apple that tempted Adam. And with colour the history of man began. See more »

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The first Indian color film to be made entirely in India (the earlier Sairandhri (1933) was processed and printed in Germany). This film was also more favorably received than its predecessor. See more »

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