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The Resource Awāra, RK Films ; produced & directed by Rajo Kapoor ; screenplay, K.A. Abbas ; written by K.A. Abbas & V.P. Sathe, (videorecording)

Awāra, RK Films ; produced & directed by Rajo Kapoor ; screenplay, K.A. Abbas ; written by K.A. Abbas & V.P. Sathe, (videorecording)

Label
Awāra
Title
Awāra
Statement of responsibility
RK Films ; produced & directed by Rajo Kapoor ; screenplay, K.A. Abbas ; written by K.A. Abbas & V.P. Sathe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • hin
  • eng
  • hin
Summary
Judge Ragunath casts out his wife thinking her unborn child is not his. Now living in the streets she meets a man named Jagga who raises her son (Raj) as a thief. Raj accidentally kills Jagga defending his mother and is sentenced to prison by Judge Ragunath (his father). The Judge visits Raj in prison and confesses that he was also at fault by not providing for Raj and his mother
Member of
Cataloging source
IUL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Radhu Karmakar ; editor, G.G. Mayekar ; lyrics, Hasrat Jaipuri, Shailendra ; music, Shanker Jaikishan
Language note
In Hindi with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Prithviraj, Nargis, Raj Kapoor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-
  • 1924-1988
  • 1906-1972
  • 1929-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abbas, Khwaja Ahmad
  • Sāṭhe, Vasanta
  • Kapūra, Rāja
  • Kapūra, Prt̥hvīrāja
  • Dutt, Nargis
  • R.K. Films
  • Yash Raj Films
  • Yash Raj Films Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
168
Series statement
  • Forever classics
  • Raj Kapoor collection
Technique
live action
Label
Awāra, RK Films ; produced & directed by Rajo Kapoor ; screenplay, K.A. Abbas ; written by K.A. Abbas & V.P. Sathe, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • "Digitally remastered" in original theatrical aspect ratio
  • Special features include a short biographical film: The Showman Raj Kapoor. A trip down memory lane with Raj Kapoor's co-stars, colleagues and family; scene access; song selection
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
48767328
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (168 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
YRD 0031
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Digitally enhanced 5.1; Dolby Digital sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Awāra, RK Films ; produced & directed by Rajo Kapoor ; screenplay, K.A. Abbas ; written by K.A. Abbas & V.P. Sathe, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • "Digitally remastered" in original theatrical aspect ratio
  • Special features include a short biographical film: The Showman Raj Kapoor. A trip down memory lane with Raj Kapoor's co-stars, colleagues and family; scene access; song selection
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
48767328
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (168 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
YRD 0031
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Digitally enhanced 5.1; Dolby Digital sound
Video recording format
DVD

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