Bollywood all time classic – Jewel thief

Hothon pe aisi baat main chupa ke…… 

 

Jewel Thief is a 1967 Indian Hindi film. Produced by Navketan films ( Dev Anand’s production house) , the film is directed by Dev’s brother Vijay Anand. Music is by S.D. Burman and the lyrics by Majrooh Sultanpuri. The film is a crime thriller, and stars Dev Anand, Vyjayantimala, Ashok Kumar, Tanuja, Anju Mahendru, Sachin and Helen.


The film became a box office hit. It also received the Filmfare Best Sound Award to J.M. Barot. Tanuja received a Filmfare nomination as Best Supporting Actress.

A scene in the film, showing Dev Anand pretending to be completely drunk, is lifted from the classic Clint Eastwood movie A Fistful of Dollars.

 

 

It spawned a sequel 3 decades later called The Return of Jewel Thief. Dev Anand and Ashok Kumar were the only actors to reprise their roles.


~ by Yakuza on March 17, 2009.

One Response to “Bollywood all time classic – Jewel thief”

  1. i like this film to watch acting, songs

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