Pyar Kiye Jaa

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Pyar Kiye Jaa
Pyaar kiye jaa.JPG
Poster
Directed by C. V. Sridhar
Starring Shashi Kapoor
Kishore Kumar
Mehmood
Mumtaz
Rajasree
Kalpana
Music by Laxmikant-Pyarelal
Release dates
1966
Country India
Language Hindi

Pyar Kiye Jaa (English: Carry on Loving) is a 1966 Hindi language movie directed by C. V. Sridhar starring Kishore Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Mehmood, Om Prakash, Mumtaz, Kalpana and Rajasree. It was a "semi-hit" at the box office.[1] The film is a remake of the Tamil comedy Kadhalikka Neramillai (1964) which was remade into Telugu as Preminchi Choodu in 1965. Actress Rajasree starred in all the three versions of the film.[2] Kadhalikka Neramillai was also later remade in Kannada as Preethi Madu Thamashe Nodu.[3] The role played by Nagesh in Tamil version was reprised by Mehmood in the Hindi version and by Dwarakish in the Kannada version.

Soundtrack[edit]

# Title Singer(s)
1 "Sun Le Pyar Ki Dushman Duniya" Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar, Manna Dey, Asha Bhosle
2 "O Meri Maina" Manna Dey, Usha Mangeshkar
3 "Pyar Kiye Ja" Kishore Kumar
4 "Phool Ban Jaunga Shart Yeh Hai" Mahendra Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar
5 "Kisne Pukara Mujhe Main Aa Gai" Mahendra Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar
6 "Gore Hathon Pe Zulm Na Kar" Mohammed Rafi
7 "Dil Humne De Diya" Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar
8 "Kehne Ki Nahin Baat" Mohammed Rafi
9 "Din Jawani Ke Chaar" Kishore Kumar

Production[edit]

According to the book Eena meena deeka: the story of Hindi film comedy by Sanjit Narwekar, Pyar Kiye Jaa was a "frame-by-frame" remake of Sridhar's own Kadhalikka Neramillai.[4]

Awards and nominations[edit]

According to film expert Rajesh Subramanian, Mehmood won the Radhakrishan award for best comedian instituted by B R Chopra in honour of yesteryear actor Radhakrishan. Mehmood acknowledged that Om Prakash, who played his father in the film,equally deserved the award and his fabulous reactions made the scenes more entertaining.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Box Office 1966". Boxofficeindia.com. 
  2. ^ Malathi Rangarajan (17 March 2006). "Away from the arc lights". The Hindu. p. Friday Review. 
  3. ^ http://chiloka.com/movie/preethi-maadu-thamashe-nodu-1979
  4. ^ Sanjit Narwekar (2012) Eena meena deeka: the story of Hindi film comedy. p. 153
  5. ^ 1st Filmfare Awards 1953

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