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1970s Bollywood: The 50 Must See Hindi Movies Sabeha Peach

1970s Bollywood: The 50 Must See Hindi Movies

Sabeha Peach

Published February 21st 2015
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Kindle Edition
118 pages
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 About the Book 

Bollywood in the 1970’s stands out because it was the true dawn of modern Indian cinema. Unlike the decades that came before it and after it, the seventies straddled the cultures of the East and the West and made it just perfect for the palates ofMoreBollywood in the 1970’s stands out because it was the true dawn of modern Indian cinema. Unlike the decades that came before it and after it, the seventies straddled the cultures of the East and the West and made it just perfect for the palates of both sides. In other words the Hindi movies from this decade are for everyone to enjoy. Wet saris in the rain. Bikinis at the beach. Pre-marital sex. Arranged marriages. Youth rebelling against their parents. Heroes who wronged their heroines. Heroes who didn’t. Heroines who were the vamps. Heroines who were self-sacrificing saints. Funky R&B beats fused with Indian sounds. Traditional dancing with a veil. Striptease dancing with hot pants. You name it, there is something for everyone here in this book of the 50 Must See Bollywood Movies of the 1970’s. The decade was the launching pad for biggest, most influential and legendary stars of Bollywood. Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna, Hema Malini, Zeenat Aman, Dharmendra, Rekha, Shashi Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor and more all became superstars in the seventies. Read on to find out why.