Gaon Ki Gori

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Gaon Ki Gori
Directed by K. Amarnath
Produced by Ramneek Productions, Mumbai
Release date
1945
Country India
Language Hindi

Gaon Ki Gori is a 1945 Indian Bollywood film.[1] It was the second highest grossing Indian film of 1945. Directed by K. Amarnath, it had music composed by Shyam Sunder with lyrics by Wali Saheb. The cast included Noor Jehan, Nazir, Jagdish Sethi, Mishra, Shanta Patel, Ibrahim, Nawaz, Chandrika, Ghosh, Durga Khote, Rama Shukul, Anant Marathe, Rajkumari Shukla, Bikram Kapoor, Geeta Nizami, Rajkumari Kapoor, Ghulam Rasool and M.A. Khan.[2]

A noteworthy feature of this film is that it has the first Hindi song sung by the legendary Mohammad Rafi. That song marked the launch of a long and distinguished career as a playback singer for the great Rafi.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rajadhyaksha, Ashish; Willemen, Paul (1999). Encyclopaedia of Indian cinema. British Film Institute. Retrieved 25 April 2013.
  2. ^ "Top Earners 1945". Box Office India. Retrieved 26 September 2011.

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