Posts Tagged ‘Oscar’


January 28, 2010

Saagar was a classic movie in 1985. It was directed Ramesh Sippy and produced G.P.Sippy. It was nominated to Indian Oscar awards in Best Foreign Film category. It won Four Filmfare awards.

Mona (Dimple Kapadia) is a beautiful girl lives in Goa and runs a restaurant. Raja (Kamal Haasan) a middle class guy lives near to Mona’s house. He is in love with Mona but never exposed his feelings to her.

Ravi (Rishi Kapoor) a rich and young business man. He falls in love with Mona in first love only. Mona also agrees his love. But Raja don’t know about her love towards Ravi. Tragedy strikes when Ravi’s family opposes Ravi and Mona’s love. How their love got succeed and what Raja did for Mona’s love is the rest of story.


Mother India

April 16, 2009


Mother India is one of India’s greatest films. It was released in 1957 but is still in Indian’s memories. This movie was nominated for the Oscar awards in Best Foreign Film category. It received five Filmfare awards. Nargis got the Best Actress Award at the Karlovy International Film Festival.

This movie has shown clearly about the Indian village culture and the problems which farmers are facing, as well as the affection between villagers. Nargis Dutt appeared in the character of Radha. The movie mostly revolves around this character only and shows different phases of her life and her feelings in the different situations.

Sunil Dutt who later married Nargis appeared as her son in this movie. Sanjay Dutt is the son of this couple only. Mehboob Khan directed this movie.  Naushad gave music. This movie is on the list of Bollywood Best 25 and in 3rd position in the all time greatest hits. Raj Kumar, Rajendra Kumar also played key roles in this movie.