June

month in Pakistan's Film History
Pakistan Film Magazine is providing some golden memories from the past in this monthly series. You can read figures and facts, debutantes, obituaries, watch & listen to the ever green Urdu and Punjabi film songs and see some memorable film posters from this month.


The Film Poster of the Month
Run Murdi from 1969
Memorable film poster of one of the best ever Punjabi film in Pakistan - Kartar Singh (1959), which was based on the true story of partition of India in 1947. Great performer Allauddin (on poster) played the best role of his life and it was an all time melodies movie..
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Some memorable film poster's from movies released in June month..
Sarfrosh (1956) Nagin (1959) Chokidar (1964) Goonga (1966) Bharia Mela (1966) Ehsan (1967) Ravi Paar (1967) Ik si Maa (1968) Love in Jungle (1971) Gul Bakawli (1971) Chanan Akhia Da (1971) Akhri Hamla (1972) Bandgi (1972) Jithay wagi a Ravi (1972) Ghairat Tay Qanoon (1972) Dil ka Shehar (1972) Hashoo Khan (1972) Meri zindgi hay naghma (1972) Melay Sajna day (1972) Khamosh Nigahen (1971) Aina aur Surat (1974) Manji kithay dahwan (1974)Rangi (1974) Mohabbat Zindgi hay (1975) Chamman Khan (1978) Wardat (1976) Aali Jah (1978) Moashra (1978) Begum Jan (1977) Jasoos (197) Aman Samna (1977) Guarantee (1978) Muthi bhar Chawal (1978) Nazrana (1978) Sheeshay ka Ghar (1978) Kal day Munday (1978) Yaar Dushman (1979) Yaarana (1977) Hitler (1986) ChiraghBali (1991)

Facts from June month

1949
The first released film in this month was producer Sardari Lal's Urdu film Ghalt Fehmi on June 21, 1949. Ahmad Ullah Ajmeri was director and Asha Poslay, Jahangir Khan and Nazar were main actors. It was almost the same team as in the first ever released film Teri Yaad in last year (1948).

1953
Shehri Babu (1953)The first Eid-ul-Azha was celebrated on June 13, 1953. Three movies were released on this occasion:

  • Shehri Babu (Punjbi)
  • Barkha (Urdu)
  • Awaz (Urdu)
  • 1954
    Sassi from 1954
    Pakistan's first Golden Jubilee super hit Urdu film Sassi was released on June 3, 1954. It was the first Eid-ul-Fittar in Pakistan. J.C. Annad was producer and Daud Chand was director. Baba Chishticomposed music. Sabiha, Sudhir, Nazar, Asha Poslay, Saleem Razawere main actors.
    Raat kI Baat was another film on this Eid.

    1955
    Molvi Fazal ul HaqThe first Karachi made film Hamari Zubban was released on June 10, 1955. Sheikh Hassan was director who plyaed hero role as well. Baba-e-Urdu Molvi Abdul Haq also played a role in this film.

    1964
    Ahmad RushdiLegendry playback singer Ahmad Rashdi played a role as Taan Sen in film Jhalak and a classical song was picturized on him - not in his own voice but in Saleem Raza's voice. Music director was Khalil Ahmad.
    It is an interesting fact that Saleem Raza also gave playback to an another legend singer and actor Inayat Hussain Bhatti in film Kartar Singh (1959).
    » Read more on film Kartar Singh

    1987
    Irfan KhoostFamous Radio, TV and film actor Irfan Khoost produced a film Chan Mahi and played the hero role in this film, but he was not successful as hero. He was very popular due to his legendry role Direct Hawaldar in his TV play Andhera Ujala.

    1992
    Umar SharifLegendry comedian Umar Sharif who played minor roles in movies, introduced him self as hero, director, writer and dialogues writer in film Mr. 420. He became very busy in moives for a few years time.

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    Debutant's in June month
    Some famous discoveries in June month..
    Agha Saleem RazaInayat Hussain BhattiRukhsanaMehdi HassanShamimAraTahira SyedMunawar ZarifNiggo
    Agha Saleem Raza in Ghalt Fehmi (1949), Inayat Hussain Bhatti in Shehri Babu (1953), Sultan Khoost in Barkha (1953), Rukhsana in Hamari Zubban (1955), Shamim Ara in Kanwari Beva (1956), Mehdi Hassan in Shikar (1956), Asad Jafriand Abbas Nosha in Rukhsana (1958), Sawan in Karnama (1956), Munawar Zarif in Dandian (1961), Niggo in Ishrat (1964), Kaifi in Munhzor and Mujeeb Alam in Jalwah (1966), Farzana in Pakeeza (1968), Afzal Khanin Dillay day souday (1969), Tahira Syed in Muhabbat (1972), Bindia in Begum Jan (1977), Reema in Qismat (1985), Kanwal in Chan Mahi (1987).
    Urdu song of the Month
    (It was not possible to create any collection of songs for June month due to some technical problems at YouTube).

    Singer: Madam Noorjehan, film: Mousiqar (1962), Music director: Rasheed Attray, Actress: Sabiha Khanum

    Punjabi song of the Month

    (It was not possible to create any collection of songs for June month due to some technical problems at YouTube).

    Singer: Inayat Hussain Bhatti, film: Shehri Babu (1953), Music: Rasheed Attray, lyrics: Tufail Hoshiarpuri
    Obituaries
    Pakistan Film Magazine presented a monthly "Obituary-Calender" on late artists in 2011. Now you can click on image below to find all updated late artists from a dynamic database..
    Obituaries intro in Urdu AkmalSantoshNanhaMujeeb Alam
    Some memorable movies released in June month
  • Judai (1950)
  • Shehri Babu (1953)
  • Sassi (1954)
  • Hamari Zaban (1955)
  • Kanwari Beva (1956)
  • Sarfrosh (1956)
  • Shikar (1956)
  • Sehti (1957)
  • Anar Kali (1958)
  • Chatti (1958)
  • Mukhra (1958)
  • Touheed (1958)
  • Kartar Singh (1959)
  • Salma (1960)
  • Dandian (1961)
  • Qaidi (1962)
  • Chohdry (1962)
  • Mousiqar (1962)
  • Ishrat (1964)
  • Devdas (1965)
  • Jalwa (1966)
  • Bharia Mela (1966)
  • Munzor (1966)
  • Goonga (1966)
  • Ehsan (1967)
  • Ladla (1969)
  • Dillan day souday (1969)
  • Heer Ranjha (1970)
  • Babul (1971)
  • Ucha naa pyar da (1971)
  • Muhabbat (1972)
  • Puttar da pyar (1972)
  • Ghairat tay Qanoon (1972)
  • Aina uar Soorat (1974)
  • Muhabbat zindgi hay (1975)
  • Waada (1976)
  • Begum Jan (1977)
  • Intekhab (1978)
  • Nazrana (1978)
  • Muthi bhar Chawal (1978)
  • Mehman (1978)
  • Kis naam say pukarun (1979)
  • Athra Puttar (1981)
  • Miss Colombo (1984)
  • Qismat (1985)
  • Hong Kong kay sholay (1985)
  • Miss Singapure (1985)
  • Hisab (1986)
  • Ham ek hayn (1986)
  • Bangkok kay chor (1986)
  • Hifazat (1990)
  • Watan kay rakhwalay (1991)
  • Chiragh Bai (1991)
  • Majhu (1992)
  • Mr. 420 (1992)
  • Umar Mukhtar (1997)
  • Nikah (1998)
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