Gopi (1970 film)

Gopi is a 1970 Hindi film produced by T. S. Muthuswami and S. S. Palaniappan, the film is directed by A. Bhimsingh. It stars Dilip Kumar, Saira Banu, Pran, Om Prakash, Nirupa Roy, Farida Jalal, Johnny Walker, Mukri, Durga Khote, Lalita Pawar in pivotal roles.

Gopi
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Film poster
Directed byA. Bhimsingh
Written bySailajanand Mukhopadhyaya
Produced by
  • T. S. Muthuswamy
  • S. S. Palaniappan
Starring
Music byKalyanji-Anandji
Production
company
Prosperity Pictures
Release date
1970
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi

This is a remake of 1964 simultaneously shot Kannada Movie Chinnada Gombe and Tamil movie Muradan Muthu, which was produced and directed by B. R. Panthulu.[1] This film is remembered for Om Prakash and Dilip Kumar's classic acting.

As reported by Box Office India, Gopi was a "semi-hit" at the box office.[2]

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

According to film expert Rajesh Subramanian, Rajendra Kumar was first signed for the film. The producers felt Saira Banu and Dilip Kumar would make a perfect pair and requested Rajendra Kumar to return the signing amount and quit the film.

AwardsEdit

MusicEdit

The film's music is by Kalyanji-Anandji and the lyrics were penned by Rajinder Krishan.

Song Singer
"Akele Hi Akele Chala Hai" Lata Mangeshkar
"Ek Padosan Peechhe Pad Gayi Junglee Jiska Naam" Lata Mangeshkar, Mahendra Kapoor
"Gentleman Gentleman Gentleman" Lata Mangeshkar, Mahendra Kapoor
"Ramchandra Keh Gaye" Mahendra Kapoor
"Sukh Ke Sab Sathi" Mohammed Rafi

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Khajane, Muralidhara (9 December 2016). "Those Kannada days..." The Hindu. Retrieved 9 December 2018.
  2. ^ "Top earners 1970". 20 October 2013. Archived from the original on 20 October 2013. Retrieved 5 January 2021.

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