The Top 30 Best Classic Bollywood Soundtracks of All Time

The best music albums from classic Bollywood have been chosen. Which songs made the list of Bollywood’s top 30 greatest? Introduction Welcome to the greatest music of classic Bollywood! We at Mr. and Mrs. 55 – Classic Bollywood Revisited! have … Continue reading

A Guide to the Instruments of Old Bollywood Film Music: from Hindustani to Western (and everything in-between)

Ever find yourself listening to Bollywood film music and feel like your brain is exploding in ecstasy from the rainbow of instruments striking your tympanic membranes? We know the feeling. The history of Bollywood film music goes much deeper than … Continue reading

Tere Mere Milan Ki Lyrics and Translation: Let’s Learn Urdu-Hindi

Today we showcase the lyrics and full English translation of “Tere Mere Milan Ki” from the 1973 hit film Abhimaan. Based loosely on the life of famous playback singer Kishore Kumar and his first wife, Ruma Ghosh, the film centers … Continue reading

Film Highlights

50 Film Shots That Will Make You Believe in the Magic of Classic Bollywood The Tragedy and Triumphs of Do Bigha Zameen Perpetuating Gender Norms in Abhiman Losing Yourself in Jewel Thief Making the Cut in Pakeezah The Strange World … Continue reading