indian film posters 1930 to1940 and some foriegn english films posters COLLECTED BY 'BOMBAYMANN'



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                                       Royal Opera House  Girgaum

                                         Empire Cinema
                                                     Bori Bunder





Imperial Cinema
Lamington road






Edward Theatre
Kalbadevi






Cinema Majestic
Girgaum
                                          


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Kundan Lal Saigal and Jamuna in Devdas (1935)
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Lalita Pawar in film, Himmat-e-Marda (1935)

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Nandanar 1935 Poster

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Ravi Shankar, young[photo]



AlamAra [FIRST INDIAN FILM WITH SOUND]1931


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Bhakta Prahlada 1931 FILM [AND THE FIRST TELGU FILM MADE BY HM REDDY]

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THE FIRST TAMIL AND TELGU TALKIE FILM 1931
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Kalidas sudesamitran poster




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Raja Sandow in Harischandra (1932)

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Seethakalyanam1934:-



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P. K. Raja Sandow:-Raja Sandow (1894-1943) (born as P.K. Nagalingam) was a Tamil film actor, film director and producer.  He began his career as an actor in silent films and later became a prominent actor and director in Tamil and Hindi films of the 1930s. He is considered to be one of the pioneers of early Indian cinema


Ellis Dungan SD Santhanalakshmi MK Thyagaraja Bhagavathar Ambikavathy 1937:-



Iru Sahodarargal 1936 film[1936 Tamil film directed by Ellis R. Dungan. This was the second film for M. G. Ramachandran (later Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu) and Dungan. This film cemented the reputation of Dungan as the most successful Tamil film director of that period. It is one of the earliest Tamil films to be set in a contemporary social setting]
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K.P. Kesavan in Iru Sahodarargal
Sathi leelavathi 1936film[M. G. Ramachandran (MGR) as Inspector ]This was the first film for M. G. Ramachandran
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Ambikapathi 1937 film
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Colorized advertisement postcard of the lead 

1937 Tamil film directed by American film director Ellis R. Dungan. It starred M. K. Thyagaraja Bhagavathar, M. S. Santhanalakshmi, Serugulathur Sama, T. S. Balaiya, N. S. Krishnan


Gramaphone disks of songs fromChintamani manufactured and marketed by Saraswathi StoresChintamani (1937 filmTamil-language film directed by Y. V. Rao starring M. K. Thyagaraja Bhagavathar,
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Chintamani (Aswathamma), Lord Krishna (Serugulathur Sama) and Bilwamangal(M. K. Thyagaraja Bhagavathar)

Jivan Prabhat 1937 


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Kisan Kanya 1937:-

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Duniya Na Mane (Hindi) 1937
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Balayogini 1937film

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1937 film made in Tamil and Telugu. 
Thyagaboomi 1939film [1939 film directed and produced by famous film director K. Subramaniam. Starring K.J.Mahadevan and S.D.Subbalakshmi, the film was produced at the height of India's freedom movement and glorified Mahatma Gandhi and his ideals in no mean terms. The story for the movie was based on a novel written by the great Tamil writer Kalki Krishnamurthy




A hand-painted poster for the Fearless Nadia film, 
Hunterwali.


Sakunthala 1940 filmposter
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Uthamaputhiran 1940 film[P.U.Chinnappa, N.S.Krishnan, Kali.N.Rathnam, T.S.Balaiah, M.V.Rajamma, T.S.Krishnaveni, T.A.Mathuram
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Kalamegam 1940 film
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Sikandar, 1941,


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 first hindi movie with sound
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Krishna Chandra (K C) Dey--
(1893-1962)
KC as an actor
with K L Saigal, Uma Shashi in Dharti Mata (1938)



Mat Bhool Musafir 
Devdas
1935

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Duniya Rang Rangeeli
Dharti Mata
1938  click here to view





Pratimaao
1934
 


The Sin of Madelon Claudet
1931
74 minutes
Director    Edgar Selwyn
Drama
A wrongly imprisoned woman
turns to theft and prostitution
in order to support her son.


Seed
1931
96 minutes
Director    John M. Stahl
Drama
A man,
his family,
his former girlfreind ...

The Man I Killed
1932
77 minutes
Director   Ernst Lubitsch
Drama
A French soldier travelling, out of guilt,
to Germany to meet the family of
a German solder he killed in war.

Back Street
1932
89 minutes
Director   John M. Stahl
Drama
A woman's
love for and devotion to
a married man 

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
1931
98 minutes
Director     Rouben Mamoulin
Horror
Dr. Jekyll faces horrible consequences
when he lets his dark side run wild,
changing himself into the animalistic Mr. Hyde

Madame Butterfly
1932
88 minutes
Director     Marion Gering
Drama
Glimpses of a Japanese Geisha as she
swings between joys and sorrows,
laughter and tears.

The Crowd
1928
104 minutes
Director   King Vidor
Drama
The life of a man and woman together in a
large, impersonal metropolis through
their hopes, struggles and downfalls.

City Lights
1931
87 minutes
Director   Charlie Chaplin
Comedy
The Tramp struggles to help
a blind flower girl
he has fallen in love with.

20,000 years in Sing Sing
1932
78 minutes
Director   Michael Curtiz
Crime
Set in Sing Sing,
the notorious maximum-security prison,
in New York State

Palakaaraa
1935
 



Topaze
1933
80 minutes
Director    Marry D'abbadie D'arrast
Comedy
An honest and naive school-teacher
gets a lesson in how the world works
outside the classroom.



Cradle Song
1933
78 minutes
Director    Mitchell Leisen
Drama
A delicate emotional drama unfolds
within the precincts of a
Spanish convent.
Eskimo
1933
120 minutes
Director    W. S. Van Dyke 
Drama
The happy life of an Eskimo
is disastrously changed  when he mingles
with an unscrupulous white trader

Dishonoured
1931
91 minutes
Director   Josef von Sternberg
Spy
A war widow
recruited by the Austrian Secret Service
to serve as Agent X27 --- a female spy

The Hatchet Man
1932
74 minutes
Director   William A. Wellman
Drama
An incident of sacrifice of love
picked up from the cruel quarreling life of the
Chinese in America

Viva Villa
1934
115 minutes
Director     Jack Conway
Drama
Biography of Mexican patriot Pancho Villa.
Though ruthless in his treatment of the rich,
Pancho is a hero to the poor