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Rohit Sharma

Vintage cinema connoisseur

Continuing to explore and marvel at the classic motion picture wonders from the Golden Age.

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55 Years On, Mughal-e-Azam Still Casts A Spell

Some of Indian cinema's best achievements in the last few years owe their success to great amounts of computer-generated imagery (CGI). This was not the case in the 1950s, when ambitious movie projects took long time to complete. One classic example is <em>Mughal-e-Azam</em>, which released on 5 August, 55 years ago, after nine painstaking years in production.
25/08/2015 8:20 AM IST