Zee Bollywood Sets to Bring a Treat for 101% Shuddh Cinema Lovers
If you are an 80's or 90's kid, there are a few things you cannot forget – video cassettes, single screen magic, Sridevi’s Hawa Hawaii and India’s extremely cool Invisible superhero – Mr. India! Directed by the legendary Shekhar Kapoor, Mr. India became the pioneer film in Bollywood's fantasy genre and still remains untouchable when it comes to cinematic brilliance. With a cutting-edge cast including Anil Kapoor as Mr. India, Amrish Puri as Mogambo, Sridevi as Seema and Satish Kaushik as Calendar along with remarkable child artists, this film has had a substantial amount of influence on today’s pop culture and has managed to redefine the era of entertainment in the 80’s. Evoking the right kinds of emotions even today, reminisce the nostalgia with Zee Bollywood’s 101% entertaining celebration of 35 glorious years of Mr. India on 25th May at 2 pm.
Way ahead of its time, the film featured some class-apart visual effects that wowed the audience, the classic fight between the good and evil was displayed with fresh storytelling and multi-layered character portrayal. Along with classic hits like ‘Kaate nahin Kat Te’ and ‘Hawa Hawaii’ that has ruled every Bollywood themed party. The film also gave us the epic Mogambo - the most sinister villain of all times whose unforgettable catchphrase ‘Mogambo Khush hua’ is widely popular even today. Every time he appeared on the screen shivers would run down one’s spine, such was the magic of Amrish Puri!
The iconic blockbuster follows the life of Arun, a poor but big-hearted man who dedicates his life raising orphan children. After discovering his scientist father's invisibility device which makes the wearer invisible unless red light is focused on the wearer, he rises to the occasion and fights to save his children and all of India from the clutches of a megalomaniac – Mogambo.
Grab your red sunglasses and witness ‘Mr. India’ on Zee Bollywood on 25th May!