Cinema of the Week: YAHUDI (1958) : Persecution of Jews in ancient Rome

Venkata Raman G 15 hrs Cinema of the Week: YAHUDI (1958) Persecution of Jews in ancient Rome: When the Romans conquered the land of the Jews, they immediately recognized that there was a problem because the Jews refused to pay homage to Roman Gods. Rome gave in and exempted Jews from this requirement. Rome did this in part because the Jews had helped Roman General Julius Caesar win an important battle several years earlier. Soon Rome recognized Judaism as a legal religion, allowing Jews to worship freely. But Rome viewed the Jews with suspicion and persecuted them on several occasions … Continue reading Cinema of the Week: YAHUDI (1958) : Persecution of Jews in ancient Rome

Persecution of Christians in ancient Rome: Cinema of the Week-BAGHI SIPAHI (1958)-(Rebel Soldier)

by   Venkata Raman G 16 hrs · Edited Cinema of the Week-BAGHI SIPAHI (1958)-(Rebel Soldier) Persecution of Christians in ancient Rome: Christianity in Rome, in its earliest stages was clearly viewed as a political movement. Although it is often claimed that Christians were persecuted for their refusal to worship the Emperor, general dislike for Christians likely arose from their refusal to worship the Gods or take part in sacrifice, which was expected of those living in the Roman Empire. Christians suffered from sporadic and localized persecutions over a period of two and a half centuries in ancient Rome. Their … Continue reading Persecution of Christians in ancient Rome: Cinema of the Week-BAGHI SIPAHI (1958)-(Rebel Soldier)

Cinema of the Week: KATHPUTHLI (1957)

by Venkata Raman G 13 hrs · Edited Real Life Love Story gets botched up in Reel: KATHPUTLI (1957) Written, Produced & Directed by Amiya Chakravorty was his Last Film and was based on his real life love story, with the older Balraj Sahani portraying him on the Screen and young Vyjayanthimala portraying his muse Usha Kiran. But unfortunately Amiya died midway during the making of the Film and the Story, Screenplay everything got affected & botched up by the incoming Producer & Director which not only spoiled the theme but also the flow of the Film. The Real: Everybody … Continue reading Cinema of the Week: KATHPUTHLI (1957)

Cinema of the Week ‘BEGUNAH (बेगुनाह)1957 (INNOCENT) in REEL

By Venkata Raman G 16 hrs · Edited Cinema of the Week: BEGUNAH (1957) PLAGIARISM has its PRICE. BEGUNAH (1957), a comedy thriller Movie was produced under Roop Kamal Chitra banner by brothers Mahipat Rai Shah and Anupchand Shah & Directed by Narendra Suri. The Producers had earlier produced Shri Vishnu Bhagwan-(1951), Adhikar (1954) and Riyasat (1955) The story of BEGUNAAH was written by I.S.Johar. It was based on the story of Paramount Picture’s Hollywood Movie ”KNOCK ON WOOD ”(1954) with Danny Kaye and Mai Zetterling in the Lead.. The story was adapted to Indian conditions. While in the original … Continue reading Cinema of the Week ‘BEGUNAH (बेगुनाह)1957 (INNOCENT) in REEL