PrePartition Film History

1939

Detailed information's on released films..

90 released films

(86 Hindi/Urdu, 4 Punjabi and 0 Silent movies)
Film posters from 1939

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Ghazi Salauddin
Pap Ki Nagri
Pukar


4 Punjabi films from 1939

(1 Bombay, 2 Calcutta and 1 Lahore made films)

Mera PunjabMera Punjab

(Punjabi - Made in Calcutta)
Director: K.D. Mehra
Music: Dhomi Khan
Actors: Haidar Bandi, Heera Lal, alkanda, Dar Kashmiri, Nazeer Begum

Mirza SahibanMirza Sahiban

(Punjabi - Made in Bombay)
Director: D.N. Madhok
Music: Manohar Kapoor
Actors: Ela Devi, Zahoor Raja, A. Shah, Kalyani, Mirza Musharra, Gulab, Suresh

Sohni KumharanSohni Kumharan

(Punjabi - Made in Calcutta)
Director: Raj Hans
Music: Sheyam Sundar
Actors: Mumtaz Shanti, Khan Sahib Mubarak Ali Khan, Mohni Devi, Hussan Devi

Sohni MehinwalSohni Mehinwal

(Punjabi - Made in Lahore)
Director: Roshan Lal Shorey
Music: G.A. Chishti
Actors: Bashir Qawwal, Almas Bai, M. Ismael, Ajmal, Heera Lal, Miss Billo, Shehzadi



6 Lahore made films from 1939

(0 Silent, 5 Hindi/Urdu and 1 Punjabi films)
Pap Ki Nagri

1.
Bhagat Surdas
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: B.S. Raj Hans
Actors: Wasti, Afzal, Saeeda Bano, Gul Zaman, B.R. Tandan, Khursheed Sultana, Nawab Begum
2.
Imperial Mail
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: Daud Chand
Actors: Gulzar, Gulab, Sundar Singh, Shah Jahan, Baby Noorjahan
3.
Khooni Jadugar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: Roshan Lal Shorey, Majnu
Actors: Shyama, M.D. Kanwar, M. Ismael, Majnu, Usha, Kanti, Heera Lal, Jan, Hukam Singh
4.
Pap Ki Nagri
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: M.L. Kapoor
Actors: Armala Devi, Prem Adeeb, M. Zahoor, Ram Lal, Himmat Singh, Jagdesh, Bilraj Puri, Fazal Nawab, Rani Bala, Rasheeda Begum
5.
Puran Bhagat
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: Roshan Lal Shorey
Actors: Anwari, Kiran Divan, Miss Manika, Haidar Bandi, Dar Kashmiri, A.R. Kampoor
6.
Sohni Mehinwal
(Punjabi - 1939)
Director: Roshan Lal Shorey
Actors: Bashir Qawwal, Almas Bai, M. Ismael, Ajmal, Heera Lal, Miss Billo, Shehzadi

3 Muslim stories films from 1939

(0 Silent, 3 Hindi/Urdu and 0 Punjabi films)
(3 Bombay, 0 Calcutta and 0 Lahore films)
Ghazi Salauddin

1.
Ghazi Salauddin
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: I.A. Hafiz (aslo story and screenplay)
Actors: Ghulam Mohammad, Rattan Bai, Lalita Devi, Mazhar Khan, Yaqoob, Ishwar Lal, Kalyani, Wazir Mohammad Khan, Mohammad ishaq, Mirza Musharraf
2.
Josh-e-Islam
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: Daud Chand
Actors: Baburao, Pushpa Rani, Nazir, Sundar
3.
Pyam-e-Haq
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: Dheero Bhai Desai
Actors: Anil Kumar, Ashiq Hussain, Gulab, Noorjehan, Anwari, Insoya, Sumsan

4 Folk stories films from 1939

(0 Silent, 1 Hindi/Urdu and 3 Punjabi films)
(2 Bombay, 1 Calcutta and 1 Lahore films)

1.
Alladin ka Beta
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: N. Wakeel
Actors: Shankar Zaray, Sarojni, Gunpat, Bucha, Bos, Ali, Mirajakr, Razzaq
2.
Mirza Sahiban
(Punjabi - 1939)
Director: D.N. Madhok
Actors: Ela Devi, Zahoor Raja, A. Shah, Kalyani, Mirza Musharra, Gulab, Suresh
3.
Sohni Kumharan
(Punjabi - 1939)
Director: Raj Hans
Actors: Mumtaz Shanti, Khan Sahib Mubarak Ali Khan, Mohni Devi, Hussan Devi
4.
Sohni Mehinwal
(Punjabi - 1939)
Director: Roshan Lal Shorey
Actors: Bashir Qawwal, Almas Bai, M. Ismael, Ajmal, Heera Lal, Miss Billo, Shehzadi

2 hit films from 1939

(0 Silent, 1 Hindi/Urdu and 1 Punjabi films)
(1 Bombay, 1 Calcutta and 0 Lahore films)
Pukar

1.
Pukar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
Director: Sohrab Modi
Actors: Sohrab Modi, Naseem, Chandramohan, Sheela, Sardar Akhtar, Sadiq Ali, Jillo Bai, Maya Devi, Shakir, G.M. Das
2.
Sohni Kumharan
(Punjabi - 1939)
Director: Raj Hans
Actors: Mumtaz Shanti, Khan Sahib Mubarak Ali Khan, Mohni Devi, Hussan Devi

90 released films in 1939

(0 Silent, 86 Hindi/Urdu and 4 Punjabi films)
(75 Bombay, 9 Calcutta and 6 Lahore made films)

(An alphabetically list)
1.Aap ki Marzi
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
2.Abhilasba
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
3.Adhuri Kahani
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
4.Admi
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
5.Alladin ka Beta
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
6.Baghi
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
7.Bahadur Ramesh
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
8.Bari Deedi
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
9.Bhagat Surdas
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
10.Bhakti
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
11.Bhedi Kumar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
12.Bholay Bhalay
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
13.Bijli
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
14.Brandy ki Botal
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
15.Chashma Wali
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
16.Chhoti si Dunya
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
17.Comrade
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
18.Daughter of India
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
19.Dekha Jaye Ga
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
20.Dil Hi To Hay
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
21.Durga
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
22.Ek Hi Rasta
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
23.Extress Kyun Bani
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
24.Fankd-o-Faturi
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
25.Flying Rani
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
26.Gharib ka Lal
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
27.Ghazi Salauddin
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
28.Hero No. 1
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
29.Hukkam ka Yakka
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
30.Hurricane Special
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
31.Imandar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
32.Imperial Mail
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
33.India in Africa
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
34.Jagari
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
35.Jawani ki Reet
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
36.Jeevan Sathi
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
37.Josh-e-Islam
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
38.Jungle King
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
39.Kahan Hay Manzil Teri
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
40.Kala Jiggar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
41.Kangan
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
42.Kapal Kundla
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
43.Khooni Jadugar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
44.Koun Kisi ka
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
45.Ladies Only
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
46.Leader Face
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
47.Maan Sangram
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
48.Madhu Bansri
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
49.Mera Haq
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
50.Mera Punjab
(Punjabi - 1939)
51.Mera Watan
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
52.Meri Ankhen
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
53.Midnight Mail
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
54.Mirza Sahiban
(Punjabi - 1939)
55.Mujrim
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
56.Murad
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
57.Nadi Kinaray
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
58.No Jeevan
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
59.Pakka Badmash
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
60.Pap Ki Nagri
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
61.Patti Patni
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
62.Prem ki Jot
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
63.Prem Sagar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
64.Pukar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
65.Punjab Mail
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
66.Puran Bhagat
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
67.Pyam-e-Haq
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
68.Rakmani
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
69.Ratna Latari
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
70.Sadhna
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
71.Sadhu ya Sheitan
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
72.Sanat Tulsi Das
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
73.Sansar Neya
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
74.Sansar Sagar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
75.Sapera
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
76.Sawastak
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
77.Service Limited
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
78.Sitara
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
79.Sohni Kumharan
(Punjabi - 1939)
80.Sohni Mehinwal
(Punjabi - 1939)
81.Sordas
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
82.Such Hay
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
83.Sunehri Topi
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
84.Taqdeer ki Toup
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
85.Thokar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
86.Thundar
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
87.Tumhari Jeet
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
88.Us ki Tamanna
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
89.Watan kay liye
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)
90.Zambo ka Beta
(Hindi/Urdu - 1939)


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Debuted artists in 1939

Saleem RazaSaleem Raza
(Gul Bakavli)

An alphabetically list of all debuted artists in 1939 movies..

Artist Category First film
Saleem RazaFilm VillainGul Bakavli


Artists born in 1939

MalaMala
(09-11-1939)
Nazir BegumNazir Begum
(15-05-1939)
Nazrul IslamNazrul Islam
(19-08-1939)
Ustad Raees KhanUstad Raees Khan
(25-11-1939)

An alphabetically list of all born artists in 1939

Artist Date of birth Category
Aziz Meeruti1939Film director and writer
MalaThursday, 9 November 1939Playback singer
Nazir BegumMonday, 15 May 1939Playback singer
Nazrul IslamSaturday, 19 August 1939Film director
Talat Siddiqi1939Supporting actor
Ustad Raees KhanSaturday, 25 November 2017Classical singer


12 total songs

(4 Hindi/Urdu and 8 Punjabi film songs from 1939 - incomplete figures!)

Main playback singers/musicians/lyricists
Noorjahan - She was the greatest film personality in Pakistan..!
Noorjahan
3 songs
Surayya - She was a top singer and actress in the 1940s..
Surayya
0 songs
Shamshad Begum - Shamshad Begum was a big name in the film music..
Shamshad Begum
0 songs
Zeenat Begum - She was a famous playback singer in the 1940s
Zeenat Begum
0 songs
Kundan Lal Saigal - He dominated in two decades..
Kundan Lal Saigal
1 songs
Mohammad Rafi - He became a standard-voice for male singing in films..
Mohammad Rafi
0 songs
Master Ghulam Haidar - He changed the music style of Indo-Pak movies..
Master Ghulam Haidar
7 songs
Pandit Amarnath - He was a busy music director..
Pandit Amarnath
0 songs
Aziz Kashmiri - A legendary film poet..
Aziz Kashmiri
0 songs

1.1939
(Film:
Sohni Mehinwal -
Punjabi)
Singer(s): Umrao Zia Begum, Music: G.A. Chishti, Poet: Ustad Hamdam, Actor(s):
2.1939
(Film:
Pukar -
Hindi/Urdu)
Singer(s): Roshan Ara Begum, Music: Mir Sahib, Poet: Syed Amir Haidar Kemal, Actor(s):
3.1939
(Film:
Gul Bakavli -
Punjabi)
Singer(s): Tamancha Jan, Music: Master Ghulam Haidar, Poet: Wali Sahib, Actor(s):
4.1939
(Film:
Gul Bakavli -
Punjabi)
Singer(s): Suriya Jabeen, Master Ghulam Haidar, Music: Master Ghulam Haidar, Poet: Wali Sahib, Actor(s):
5.1939
(Film:
Gul Bakavli -
Punjabi)
Singer(s): Babay Noorjahan, Suriya Jabeen, Music: Master Ghulam Haidar, Poet: Wali Sahib, Actor(s):
6.1939
(Film:
Khooni Jadugar -
Hindi/Urdu)
Singer(s): ?, Music: Pandat Gobind Ram, Poet: Akhtar Sherani, Actor(s):
7.1939
(Film:
Gul Bakavli -
Punjabi)
Singer(s): Suriya Jabeen, Music: Master Ghulam Haidar, Poet: Wali Sahib, Actor(s):
8.1939
(Film:
Dushman -
Hindi/Urdu)
Singer(s): Kundan Lal Saigal, Music: ?, Poet: ?, Actor(s):
9.1939
(Film:
Gul Bakavli -
Punjabi)
Singer(s): Suriya Jabeen, Music: Master Ghulam Haidar, Poet: Wali Sahib, Actor(s):
10.1939
(Film:
Gul Bakavli -
Punjabi)
Singer(s): Noorjahan, Music: Master Ghulam Haidar, Poet: Wali Sahib, Actor(s):
11.1939
(Film:
Gul Bakavli -
Punjabi)
Singer(s): Baby Noorjahan, Music: Master Ghulam Haidar, Poet: Wali Sahib, Actor(s):
12.1939
(Film:
Pap Ki Nagri -
Hindi/Urdu)
Singer(s): ?, Music: Basheer Khan Delhvi, Poet: Lala Nanak Chand Naz, Actor(s):

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