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Aage Badho

The very subject of a widow finding solace and companionship in a young man was certainly ahead of its time. Kudos to Yeshwant Pethkar for attempting it. Khursheed’s music would keep you invested long after the movie is over.

10 movies from 1947 that make for a must-watch

The year that was 1947 remains to be one of the most important years in the history of India. But the year holds equal, if not more, significance in the history of Indian cinema also.

From the debut of Raj Kapoor and Madhubala, to the first major hit of Dilip Kumar, there are many milestones we crossed that year, with our wonderful movies.

Here are 10 movies from 1947, you must watch, whenever you have a couple of spare hours.