Shor, starring Manoj Kumar, Jaya Bachchan and Nanda, was launched in 1972. It’s best remembered for 2 of probably the most iconic songs of Indian cinema – Ek Pyaar Ka Nagma Hai and Pani Re Pani.
Printed on September 15, 2021 at 10:19 pm IST
Nationwide Award successful veteran actor Manoj Kumar turned nostalgic on Wednesday as he remembered his cult basic Shor, which accomplished 49 years in Indian cinema.
Manoj shared a monochrome nonetheless from the long-lasting 1972 movie co-starring Jaya Bachchan and Nanda on his Twitter deal with.
Sharing the image which reveals Manoj as Shankar with Jaya as Rani and Prem Nath as Khan Badshah – Rani’s father, he wrote “49 years unmatched # at the present time 49 years in the past “#SHOR” .
Shor gave Indian cinema two of probably the most iconic songs – Ek Pyaar Ka Nagma Hai sung by Lata Mangeshkar and Pani Re Pani by Mukesh and Lata.
The 1972 romantic drama revolves across the story of Shankar (Manoj), who makes an attempt to listen to the voice of his son, who’s speechless, and raises cash for his operation. Nevertheless, proper after his son’s operation, Shankar loses his listening to in a manufacturing unit accident.
The movie was written, produced and directed by Manoj Kumar, who additionally performed the lead position within the movie. The movie was remade in Tamil as Osai.
Shor, which launched on 15 September 1972, was critically acclaimed and gained the Filmfare Award for Finest Enhancing.
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Legendary composers Laxmikant-Pyarelal – Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma and Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar – composed the music for the movie, which definitely proved to be an asset to it.
Actors Kamini Kaushal, Manorama, Madan Puri and Asrani additionally performed lead roles within the movie.