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Mughal E Azam

Mughal-e-Azam film re-tells a popular Indian tale, which was previously filmed as Loves of a Mughal Prince (1928) and Anarkali (1953). It is loosely based on an episode in the life of the Mughal prince Salim, who went on to become the Emperor Jahangir. In the movie, the great conqueror Akbar (played by Prithviraj Kapoor) and his Rajput wife, Mariam-uz-Zamani (played by Durga Khote) have a son - the weak and pleasure-loving Salim - played by Dilip Kumar.

Salim falls in love with Anarkali (Madhubala), a court-dancer. He wants to marry her, but his father objects and throws Ana...
 
 
Star studded <i>Mughal-E-Azam</i> Pakistan premiere
Friday, June 23, 2006  New Delhi (UNI): It had a quiet release in Pakistan in April, when it pipped Akbar Khan's Taj Mahal to become the first Indian film to hit theatres in the neighbouring country. After premiering Mughal-e-Azam at ...
Dilip Kumar attend Mughal-E-Azam premiere
Friday, May 19, 2006 New Delhi (UNI): Bollywood thespian Dilip Kumar may have missed out on being a part of the historic occasion of the premiere of K Asif's Mughal-e-Azam on April 23, but the legendary actor may finally have a ...
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