Posts tagged ‘vintage Filmfare magazine’

June 5, 2009

Vintage photo fun

Shashikala is one of my favorite actresses. And how much do I love the verbiage on this page:


I’m not sure I would appreciate being called an “incubator bred chicken,” gorgeous or not!

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May 31, 2009

Superstar Rajesh Khanna


I have been busy with life, etc. (yes, I do have one sometimes!) but thought I’d share this lovely photo of Rajesh Khanna from the June 19, 1970 Filmfare magazine. Review of Red Rose coming up soon…

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May 9, 2009

Kabir Bedi is—the Marlboro Man!

Or the Wills Filter Kings Man, as the case may be.


I still think he looks better with a beard.

(From the June 19, 1970 Filmfare magazine.)

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February 24, 2009

Geeta Bali


It’s hard to believe that the vivacious and beautiful Geeta Bali has been gone for more than 44 years now. She passed away on January 21, 1965 at the age of 35, from smallpox. Filmfare had a lovely tribute to her (with photos they had taken shortly before her death) a few weeks after that.

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