Nationwide award-winning veteran actor Manoj Kumar obtained nostalgic on Wednesday whereas remembering his cult basic ‘Shor’, which accomplished 49 years within the Indian cinema. Kumar took to his Twitter deal with and shared a monochrome nonetheless from the 1972 iconic film co-starring legendary actors Jaya Bachchan and Nanda. Sharing the image that options Kumar as Shankar with Jaya as Rani and Prem Nath as Khan Badshah – Rani’s father, he wrote “49 saal bemisaal #OnThisDay 49 Yr’s In the past “#SHOR”.”
‘Shor’ gave two of probably the most iconic songs to Indian cinema – ‘Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hai’ crooned by Lata Mangeshkar and ‘Paani Re Paani’ by Mukesh and Lata.
The 1972 romantic drama revolves across the story of Shankar (Kumar) who strives to listen to the voice of his son, who’s speech impaired and raises cash to get him operated on. Nevertheless, proper after his son’s operation, Shankar loses his listening to in a manufacturing unit accident. The film was written, produced and directed by Manoj Kumar, who additionally performed the lead function within the movie.
The movie was remade in Tamil as ‘Osai’. ‘Shor’ that was launched on September 15 , 1972 was critically acclaimed and obtained a Filmfare accolade for greatest enhancing. Legendary music composer Laxmikant-Pyarelal — Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma and Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar — gave music to the movie, which actually proved to be an asset for it. Actors Kamini Kaushal, Manorma, Madan Puri and Asrani additionally performed key roles within the film.