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Anokhi Raat

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Director  Asit Sen
Release date  1968 (India)
Country  India
7.8/10 IMDb

Genre  Crime, Drama, Family
Running time  1h 47m
Language  Hindi
Anokhi Raat movie poster
Release date  1968 (1968)
Writer  Anand Kumar (dialogue), Anand Kumar (screenplay), Vinod Sharma (dialogue director)
Songs  Mile Na Phool To Kanton Se Dosti
Cast  Zaheeda (Rama), Sanjeev Kumar (Baldev Baldeva Singh), Aruna Irani (Prema Rai), Parikshit Sahni (Awara), Tarun Bose (Madanlal)

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Anokhi Raat ("Strange Night") is a 1968 Hindi film produced by L. B. Lachman and L. B. Thakur and directed by Asit Sen. The film stars Sanjeev Kumar, Zaheeda Hussain, Aruna Irani, Keshto Mukherjee and Parikshit Sahni. It has music by Salil Choudhary and Roshan. The film has some outstanding songs that include "Oh re taal mile", "Mahalon ka raja mila", "Mile na phool to", and "Dulhan se tumhara milan hoga".


Anokhi raat


The events depicted in the film take place on a single night and results in several characters sharing their life stories. It is a fascinating depiction of some of the challenges faced by the poor and by women in Indian society, some of which continue to this day.


  • Sanjeev Kumar as Baldev Singh
  • Zaheeda Hussain as Rama / Gopa
  • Tarun Bose as Madan Lal
  • Aruna Irani as Mrs. Prema Rai
  • Parikshit Sahni as Painter
  • Anwar Hussain as Ram Das
  • Parikshit Sahni incidentally changed his screen name to Ajay Sahni at the suggestion of Sanjeev Kumar during the shooting of this film, before eventually reverting to his own name a few years later.

    Sound Track

    01. Oh Re Taal Mile Nadi Ke Jal Mein" Singer- 'Mukesh' Music Director- Roshan Lyricist- Indeevar Actors- 'Zaheeda, Sanjeev Kumar'

    02. Mile Na Phul To Kaanton Se Dosti Kar Li" 'Mohammed Rafi' Roshan Kaifi Azmi 'Parikshit Sahni, Zaheeda'

    03. Mahalon Kaa Raajaa Milaa" 'Lata Mangeshkar' Roshan Indeevar 'Zaheeda, Tarun Bose, Sanjeev Kumar'

    04. Dulhan Se Tumhara Milan Hoga" 'Mukesh' Roshan Indeevar 'Zaheeda, Sanjeev Kumar'

    05. Meri Beri Ke Ber Mat Todo" 'Asha Bhosle' Roshan Indeevar


  • Filmfare Best Art Direction (black & white)- Ajit Bannerjee
  • Filmfare Best Cinematographer Award (black & white) - Kamal Bose
  • Filmfare Best Screenplay Award- Hrishikesh Mukherjee
  • Filmfare Best Dialogue Award- Anand Kumar
  • References

    Anokhi Raat Wikipedia
    Anokhi Raat IMDb Anokhi Raat

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