Mughal E Azam
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The land of the sacred Ganga and the towering Himalayas has given the world some personalities whose ideals were resplendently as pure as the water of the Ganga and whose aims were lofty as the Himalayas. Four hundred and sixty two years ago, a man named Jalaluddin Mohammed Akbar was born in this land of the Hindustan. History has recorded that this Mughal Emperor sprinkled the dust of the motherland with his blood. 'Mughal-E-Azam' is a page from the golden history of the land of Akbar. Jalaluddin Mohammed Akbar was a lover of Hindustan. And his son Nuruddin Mohammad Salim loved a… More
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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"One of India's greatest feature films has been restored and colorized, giving a new generation of filmgoers a chance to see what all the fuss was about."
‑ Jonathan Curiel, San Francisco Chronicle
"Mughal-E-Azam's themes of love, loyalty and sacrifice remain as relevant as ever -- a true testament to director K Asif's vision and commitment."
‑ Jaspreet Pandohar, BBC.com
"An example of popular folk art at its most endearing, and while the film is filled with considerable grace, as a mass entertainment it has not an ounce of subtlety."
‑ Kevin Thomas, Los Angeles Times
"Despite of all the grandeur, the film has a tender and delicate heart."
‑ Naman Ramachandran, Sight and Sound
"In this fully colorized version, K. Asif's already-spellbinding romance feels like it's finally, truly come into its own."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
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