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Dacca Films

The history of Dacca (Dhaka) made films from East Pakistan (Bangladesh)

208 released films (1956-71)

(41 Urdu, 16 Bengali/Urdu double version and 151 Bengali films were produced in Dacca, East Pakistan)
Film posters from Dacca made Urdu films
Jago Hua SaveraChandaTalashNaach GharPreet Na Janay ReetSangamKarwanMillanMaalanKajalSagarBahanaAakhri StationMalaGhar Ki LaajEindhanBeganaBhayyaNawab SirajuddolaChakoriDarshanChhotay SahibUljhanSoye Nadia Jagay PaniChand Aur ChandniTum Meray HoQulliJahan Bajay ShehnaiShaheed Teetu MirDaaghPyasaAnariPayelMeharbanJaltay Suraj Kay Neechay

57 Urdu films from Dacca, East Pakistan (1962-71)

    5 Super hit, 6 hit, 5 average and 41 flop films
    1 Platinum jubilee, 3 golden jubilee and 9 silver jubilee films

All records are according to Karachi film circute..

No. Year Film Weeks Status
1 1959Jago Hua Savera (Urdu)3 weeksFlop
2 1962Chanda (Urdu)?/50 weeksHit
3 1963Talash (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/31 weeksHit
4 1963Naach Ghar (Urdu)?/8 weeksFlop
5 1963Preet Na Janay Reet (Urdu)?/5 weeksFlop
6 1964Sangam (Urdu)?/47 weeksSuper hit
7 1964Tanha (Urdu)?/7 weeksFlop
8 1964Shadi (Urdu)?/6 weeksFlop
9 1964Yeh Bhi Ek Kahani (Urdu)?/8 weeksFlop
10 1964Paisay (Urdu)?/25 weeksAverage
11 1964Bandhan (Urdu)?/21 weeksAverage
12 1964Karwan (Urdu)?/8 weeksFlop
13 1964Millan (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/26 weeksHit
14 1964Maalan (Urdu)?/6 weeksFlop
15 1965Kajal (Urdu)10/24 weeksAverage
16 1965Sagar (Urdu)?/16 weeksFlop
17 1965Bahana (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/12 weeksFlop
18 1965Kaisay Kahun (Urdu)?/12 weeksFlop
19 1965Aakhri Station (Urdu)?/16 weeksFlop
20 1965Mala (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/27 weeksHit
21 19657 Rang (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/8 weeksFlop
22 1966Ghar Ki Laaj (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/7 weeksFlop
23 1966Ujala (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/10 weeksFlop
24 1966Phir Milen Gay Ham Dono (Urdu)?Flop
25 1965Rupban (Bengali/Urdu double version)?Flop
26 1966Eindhan (Urdu)?/11 weeksFlop
27 1966Begana (Urdu)?/10 weeksFlop
28 1966Ponam Ki Raat (Urdu)?/7 weeksFlop
29 1966Bhayya (Urdu)20/35 weeksSuper hit
30 1966Parwana (Urdu)?/7 weeksFlop
31 1966Dak Bangla (Bengali/Urdu double version)??
32 1967Is Dharti Par (Urdu)?/7 weeksFlop
33 1967Nawab Sirajuddola (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/32 weeksHit
34 1967Chakori (Bengali/Urdu double version)20/81 weeksSuper hit
35 1967Darshan (Urdu)?/52 weeksSuper hit
36 1967Chhotay Sahib (Bengali/Urdu double version)18/52 weeksSuper hit
37 1967Uljhan (Urdu)?/10 weeksFlop
38 1968Soye Nadia Jagay Pani (Urdu)?/10 weeksFlop
39 1968Chand Aur Chandni (Urdu)9/28 weeksAverage
40 1968Tum Meray Ho (Urdu)5/18 weeksFlop
41 1968Jungli Phool (Urdu)?/9 weeksFlop
42 1968Gori (Urdu)?/16 weeksFlop
43 1968Qulli (Urdu)8/31 weeksHit
44 1968Jahan Bajay Shehnai (Urdu)?/14 weeksFlop
45 1969Shaheed Teetu Mir (Urdu)?/14 weeksFlop
46 1969Jeena Bhi Mushkil (Urdu)?/8 weeksFlop
47 1969Daagh (Urdu)7/21 weeksAverage
48 1969Pyasa (Bengali/Urdu double version)4/12 weeksFlop
49 1969Kangan (Urdu)?/16 weeksFlop
50 1969Anari (Bengali/Urdu double version)5/17 weeksFlop
51 1969Meray Armaan Meray Sapnay (Urdu)?/9 weeksFlop
52 1970Ek Zalim Ek Haseena (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/16 weeksFlop
53 1970Maina (Urdu)?/9 weeksFlop
54 1970Chalo Maan Geye (Urdu)?/13 weeksFlop
55 1970Payel (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/12 weeksFlop
56 1971Meharban (Urdu)?Flop
57 1971Jaltay Suraj Kay Neechay (Urdu)4/20 weeksFlop


3 films dubbed in Bengali language

JabrooGeet Kahin Sangeet KahinLove in Jungle
No. Year Film Weeks Status
1 1956Jabroo (Punjabi/Bengali double version)6 weeksHit
2 1969Geet Kahin Sangeet Kahin (Urdu/Bengali double version)4/18 weeksFlop
3 1970Love in Jungle (Urdu/Bengali double version)?/14 weeksFlop


15 Pakistan-Bangladesh Co-productions

BaseraHalchal7 SahelianBadlaLove in LondonUstadon Kay Ustad
No. Year Film Weeks Status
1 1983Nadani (Urdu)?Hit
2 1984Basera (Urdu)9/61 weeksHit
3 1985Ham Say Hay Zamana (Urdu)8/57 weeksHit
4 1985Halchal (Urdu)11/60 weeksHit
5 1985Zamin Aasman (Urdu)6/60 weeksHit
6 1987Love in Nepal (Urdu)??
7 19877 Sahelian (Urdu)?Flop
8 1987Badla (Urdu)3/25 weeksAverage
9 1987Love in London (Urdu)3/29 weeksAverage
10 1988Disco Deevaney (Urdu)??
11 1989Ik Jan Hayn Ham (Urdu)??
12 1989Lady Commando (Urdu)??
13 1990Ustadon Kay Ustad (Urdu)4/9 weeksFlop
14 1993Ranjish (Urdu)?Flop
15 1993Mazboot (Urdu)??


The Latest Online Dacca Movie:

Aakhri Station

(Urdu - 1965)

Watch 2 Dacca made Urdu Movies Online

(Chronical order)
1.1965: Aakhri Station
(Urdu)
2.1967: Darshan
(Urdu)
(Alphabetically order)
1.Aakhri Station
(Urdu - 1965)
2.Darshan
(Urdu - 1967)

Main film directors from Dacca-based Urdu films

Ehtesham
Ehtesham: 8 Urdu films

No. Year Film Weeks Status
1 1962Chanda (Urdu)?/50 weeksHit
2 1965Sagar (Urdu)?/16 weeksFlop
3 1967Chakori (Bengali/Urdu double version)20/81 weeksSuper hit
4 1968Chand Aur Chandni (Urdu)9/28 weeksAverage
5 1969Daagh (Urdu)7/21 weeksAverage
6 1973Ek Thi Larki (Urdu)?Flop
7 1974Mitti Kay Putlay (Urdu)3/20 weelsFlop
8 1984Basera (Urdu)9/61 weeksHit

Mustafeez
Mustafeez: 8 Urdu films

No. Year Film Weeks Status
1 1963Talash (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/31 weeksHit
2 1964Paisay (Urdu)?/25 weeksAverage
3 1965Mala (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/27 weeksHit
4 1966Dak Bangla (Bengali/Urdu double version)??
5 1967Chhotay Sahib (Bengali/Urdu double version)18/52 weeksSuper hit
6 1968Qulli (Urdu)8/31 weeksHit
7 1969Anari (Bengali/Urdu double version)5/17 weeksFlop
8 1970Payel (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/12 weeksFlop

Zahir Raihan
Zahir Raihan: 6 Urdu films

No. Year Film Weeks Status
1 1964Sangam (Urdu)?/47 weeksSuper hit
2 1964Bandhan (Urdu)?/21 weeksAverage
3 1965Bahana (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/12 weeksFlop
4 1966Bhayya (Urdu)20/35 weeksSuper hit
5 1970Maina (Urdu)?/9 weeksFlop
6 1971Meharban (Urdu)?Flop

Rehman
Rehman: 9 Urdu films

No. Year Film Weeks Status
1 1964Millan (Bengali/Urdu double version)?/26 weeksHit
2 1966Eindhan (Urdu)?/11 weeksFlop
3 1967Darshan (Urdu)?/52 weeksSuper hit
4 1968Jahan Bajay Shehnai (Urdu)?/14 weeksFlop
5 1969Kangan (Urdu)?/16 weeksFlop
6 1970Chalo Maan Geye (Urdu)?/13 weeksFlop
7 1974Chahat (Urdu)?Hit
8 19752 Sathi (Urdu)?Average
9 1981Laggan (Urdu)?Flop

Main actors from Dacca-based Urdu films

Shabnam
Shabnam: 15 Urdu films