Go to the Menu



Film News

Latest and archived film news..

A Black Day for Pakistani Cinemas

Friday, 21 September, 2012
A Black Day for Pakistani Cinemas
Violent protesters against an American anti-Islam film attacked main cinemas in Karachi, Peshawar and Quetta on September 21, 2012. Capri and Nishat cinemas on M.A. Jinnah Road, Bambino on Garden Road and Lalazar Cinema in Qaidabad Karachi were partially damaged while Prince cinema was set afire by violent mobs. In Peshawar, angry crowds armed with clubs and bamboo poles converged on the Firdaus picture house, smashing it up and setting furniture ablaze. A rampaging crowd stormed the Shama cinema, smashing windows and setting it on fire. Protesters also attacked Capital cinema and broke down the cinema's main gate and set fire to its screen. Delite Cinema Quetta was also damaged by the angry protesters.

Pakistan Film History - archive

1978-05-12
: Shabnam Rape Case
1975-12-31
: A Golden year..!
1969-09-28
: Nadeem married
1967-06-11
: Akmal died..!
1960-10-30
: Zarif died..
1954-07-09
: Jaal movement










Pakistan Film Database
4471
Pakistani films
3026
prePartition films


4633
Artists
9183
Film songs
977
Cinemas


Pakistan film history
7 decades of Pakistani films
prePartition film history


Watch 1066 Movies Online
417
Urdu films
535
Punjabi films
92
Pashto films



About this site

External film & music links


Music Vidoes - direct links on YouTube
A. Nayyar
Afshan
Ahmad Rushdi
Akhlaq Ahmad
Anwar Rafi
Azra Jahan
Basheer Ahmad
Ghulam Abbas
Ghulam Ali
Humaira Channa
Inayat Hussain Bhatti
Iqbal Bano
Irene Parveen
Kousar Parveen
Mala
Masood Rana
Mehdi Hassan
Mehnaz
Mujeeb Alam
Munawar Sultana
Munir Hussain
Naheed Akhtar
Naheed Niazi
Naseebo Lal
Naseem Begum
Nayyara Noor
Nazir Begum
Noorjahan
Rajab Ali
Runa Laila
Saira Naseem
Saleem Raza
Shoukat Ali
Tasawur Khanum
Zubaida Khanum


Top