Bombay Talkie1970

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Bombay Talkie
Directed by:
James Ivory

Starring Shashi Kapoor, Jennifer Kendal, Zia Mohyeddin, Aparna Sen, Utpal Dutt and Nadira, "Bombay Talkie" (also known as "Hollywood in Bombay", "Racconto di Bombay, Il") is a Drama/Musical/Romance film directed by James Ivory, released on November 18 of 1970 in the USA.

Who directed "Bombay Talkie":

Bombay Talkie was directed by James Ivory, an American director, writer, producer, and actor.

Before Bombay Talkie, James Ivory had directed The Householder, released in 1963. Since, he directed Savages, released in 1972, Autobiography of a Princess (1975), Roseland (1977), The Europeans (1979), Jane Austen in Manhattan (1980), and Quartet (1981).

When was "Bombay Talkie" released:

Bombay Talkie was first released in the United States on Wednesday, November 18, 1970. Other films released on Wednesday, November 18, 1970 are Dirty Dingus Magee (dir. Burt Kennedy) and I Walk the Line (dir. John Frankenheimer). This was forty-nine (49) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "Bombay Talkie":

At the casting of Bombay Talkie we find Shashi Kapoor, previously seen in Abhinetri (1970) and Rootha Na Karo (1970); Jennifer Kendal (36 Chowringhee Lane (1981), Heat and Dust (1983)); Zia Mohyeddin (Work Is a 4-Letter Word (1968), They Came from Beyond Space (1967)) [ more... ]

  • Helen and Shashi Kapoor, Aparna Sen, Utpal Dutt, Pinchoo Kapoor also appeared together in Immaan Dharam, released in 1977.
  • Sukhdev and Utpal Dutt, Jalal Agha, Anwar Ali also appeared together in Saat Hindustani, released in 1969.
  • Shashi Kapoor, Pinchoo Kapoor and Harbans Darshan also appeared together in Ilzaam, released in 1986.
  • Jalal Agha and Utpal Dutt, Nadira also appeared together in Julie, released in 1975.
  • Helen and Shashi Kapoor, Nadira also appeared in Jahan Pyar Mile, released in 1969.
  • Shashi Kapoor, Helen and Harbans Darshan can all be seen in Akayla, released in 1991.

What is the Storyline of "Bombay Talkie":

Lucia Lane (Jennifer Kendal) is a British author who is researching the Bollywood film industry. She falls in love and has an affair with Vikram (Shashi Kapoor), who is a famous Bollywood actor. The plot is complicated by the fact that Vikram is married, and his friend, Hari, is also in love with Lucia.


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