The Indian film industry has seen more than 100 years of Cinema since the first Indian film ‘Raja Harishchandra’ directed by Dadasaheb Phalke released in 1913. And as more and more films and artists got added to the milieu, the Hindi film industry came to be popularly known as Bollywood!
Bollywood has seen many cinematic greats over the years in the form of actors, filmmakers, musicians and more. Some of the greatest names from Bollywood history include Raj Kapoor – who was known as the The Showman of India, Dilip Kumar who was known as the Tragedy King of Indian cinema, Dev Anand – India’s counterpart to Gregory Peck, Nargis – who essayed the famous role as Mother India, Sanjay Dutt , Amitabh Bachchan – Hindi cinema’s angry young man, Rajesh Khanna – India’s first Superstar.
In fact, the Kapoor family with it’s history of being in the film industry for the last four generations starting with Prithviraj Kapoor in the 1920’s, is often known as the First family of Bollywood. The family has seen many prolific actors like Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor and even the next generation Kapoors – Karishma, Ranbir and Kareena Kapoor.
Needless to say, Bollywood film lovers have a special love for revisiting classic movies and cinematic greats like Guru Dutt, Kishore Kumar, Madhubala among others.
In fact, a set of rare Bollywood doing the rounds online has pushed the nostalgia button in almost everyone!
Scroll down to feast your eyes on some truly rare and special Bollywood moments!
- Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor in all white!
2. The legendary actors in one frame – Raj Kapoor, Dev Anand and Dilip Kumar.
3. Stylish and how! Dev Anand and Raj Kapoor live it up in style
4. Years later – the iconic trio of Dilip Kumar, Dev Anand and Raj Kapoor – bond at an award function (pic when all 3 older at award function)
5. Father and Son – Sunil Dutt and Sanjay Dutt with their family
6. Superstar Rajesh Khanna with Dimple Kapadia and their daughters!
7. Power, Elegance and Beauty in one frame – Nargis, Vyjantimala and Indira Gandhi!
8. The iconic cast of Sholay – Jai, Veeru, Gabbar and Thakur!
9. Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan sharing an adorable family moment together.
10. A young Ranbir Kapoor with his parents – Rishi and Neetu Kapoor!
11. The entire Kapoor Clan!
12. And lastly this one – a rare pic with a very young Amitabh Bachchan along with the Gandhi family
If you have any Rare Bollywood pics to share then do let us know in the comments below.