Amar (film)

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Amar
Amar 1954.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Mehboob Khan
Produced by Mehboob Khan
Written by S. K. Kalla, Mehrish, B. S. Ramaiah, S. Ali Raza (story),
Agha Jani Kashmiri (dialogue)
Starring Dilip Kumar
Madhubala
Nimmi
Music by Naushad
Cinematography Faredoon A. Irani
Editing by Shamsudin Kadri
Release dates 1954
Country India India
Language Hindi

Amar is a 1954 black-and-white Hindi movie. Produced and directed by Mehboob Khan, the film stars Dilip Kumar, Madhubala, Nimmi and Jayant. Amar features music by Naushad with lyrics by Shakeel Badayuni.

Plot[edit]

A delicately nuanced psychological drama, exploring a 3-way relationship between the main characters and the crisis of conscience that rocks it. A prosperous, well-respected lawyer, in love with and engaged to an educated, socially-conscious young woman, succumbs to a weak moment and rapes a poor local village milkmaid. The rest of the story deals with the aftermath of this tragic event, with all the inevitable undercurrents of guilt, penitence and pervasive heartbreak that stem from it.

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Music[edit]

Amar
Soundtrack album by Naushad
Released 1954
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Naushad chronology
Deewana
(1952)
Amar
(1954)
Shabaab
(1954)

The music was composed by Naushad with lyrics by Shakeel Badayuni.

  1. "Ek baat kahoon mere piya sun le agar tu" – Asha Bhosle
  2. "Oodi oodi chhayi ghata jiya lehraaye" – Lata Mangeshkar and chorus
  3. "Umangon ko sakhi pee ki nagariya kaise le jaaoon" – Lata Mangeshkar and chorus
  4. "Jaanewaale se mulaaqaat na hone paayi" – Lata Mangeshkar
  5. "Tere sadqe balam na kar koyi gham" – Lata Mangeshkar
  6. "Khaamosh hai khewanhaar mera, naiya meri doobi jaati hai" – Lata Mangeshkar
  7. "Na shiqwa hai koi" – Lata Mangeshkar
  8. "Insaaf ka mandir hai yeh bhagwan ka ghar hai" – Mohammad Rafi and chorus
  9. "Radha Ke Pyare"
  10. "Na Milta Gham To Barbadi Ke Afsane Kahan Jaate" – Lata Mangeshkar

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