Bombay Mail is a 1934 American pre-Code drama film directed by Edwin L. Marin and written by Tom Reed. The film stars Edmund Lowe, Ralph Forbes, Shirley Grey, Hedda Hopper, Onslow Stevens and Jameson Thomas. The film was released on January 6, 1934, by Universal Pictures.
|Directed by||Edwin L. Marin|
|Produced by||Carl Laemmle, Jr.|
|Screenplay by||Tom Reed|
|Music by||Heinz Roemheld|
|Cinematography||Charles J. Stumar|
|Edited by||Doris Drought|
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
The film is about a British police inspector (Edmund Lowe) who solves the case of a government head who was killed in his train compartment.
Bombay Mail (बॉम्बे मेल) is a 1935 Hindi-language Indian film directed by Rasik Bhatt for Vijay Bhatt and Shanker Bhatt's Prakash Pictures. The cast includes leading lady Panna, supporting actress Rajukumari, both of whom had starred in the brothers' previous film, Sacred Scandal (1934), alongside senior character actor Jayant, Umakant, Esmail, Rajababu and S. Nazir. Music for Bombay Mail included ten songs by the Bhatt brothers' regular music director Lalubhai Nayak, including "Kaaga re jaiyo piya ki" and "Kis ki aamad ka yoon", both sung by the senior actress, later known by full name Rajkumari Dubey.Bombay duck
The Bombay duck or bummalo (Harpadon nehereus), is a lizardfish. Adults may reach a maximum length of 40 cm, but the usual size is around 25 cm.Doris Drought
Doris Drought was an American film editor and script supervisor known for her work at Paramount during the 1920s and 1930s.Edmund Lowe
Edmund Dantes Lowe (March 3, 1890 – April 21, 1971) was an American actor. His formative experience began in vaudeville and silent film.Heinz Roemheld
Heinz Roemheld (May 1, 1901 – February 11, 1985) was an American composer.Howrah–Allahabad–Mumbai line
The Howrah–Allahabad–Mumbai line is a railway line connecting Kolkata and Mumbai via Allahabad. The 2,127-kilometre long (1,322 mi) railway line was opened to traffic in 1870.Jayamalini
Jayamalini (or Jaya Malini) is an Indian film actress who is famous for her vamp roles and item numbers.
She acted in more than 500 Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi movies.Jayant (actor)
Jayant (real name Zakaria Khan) (15 October 1915 – 2 June 1975) was an Indian film actor.John Wray (actor)
John Wray (born John Griffith Malloy, February 13, 1887 – April 5, 1940) was an American character actor of stage and screen.List of Tamil films of 1980
Post-amendment to the Tamil Nadu Entertainments Tax Act 1939 on 1st April 1958, Gross jumped to 140 per cent of Nett Commercial Taxes Department disclosed ₹21.92 crore in entertainment tax revenue for the year.
The following is a list of films produced in the Tamil film industry in India in 1980, in alphabetical order.Major Sundarrajan
Sundarrajan (17 March 1935 – 28 February 2003), popularly known as Major Sundararajan, was an Indian actor who performed in Tamil language films.Marwar Junction
Marwar Junction is a census town in Pali district in the Indian state of Rajasthan. This is the only railway junction in Pali district.
Ajmer-Ahmedabad meter gauge opened in 1881 under Rajasthan State Railway and Marwar Junction railway station became the junction on 24 June 1882 on opening of Marwar-Pali section for Jodhpur railway. Mavli-Marwar Junction metre gauge was opened in 1936. It is now on the broad gauge Jaipur-Ahmedabad line.
Marwar Junction is mentioned in Kipling's "The Man Who Would be King" where Peachy Carnahan tells Kipling to meet Daniel Dravot on the morning of the 24th as Dravot travels on the Bombay mail.Panna
Panna can refer to:
Paññā is Pali for "wisdom"; the Sanskrit version is PrajñāRajkumari Dubey
Rajkumari Dubey (1924–2000), better known by her first name, Rajkumari, was an Indian playback singer who worked in Hindi cinema of 1930s and 1940s. Best known for her songs, "Sun Bairi Baalam Sach Bol Re" in Bawre Nain (1950), "Ghabaraa Ke Jo Hum Sar Ko Takraayan" in Mahal (1949) and "Najariya Ki Maari" in Pakeezah (1972).
Born in Benaras (Varanasi), she joined the Hindi cinema at age 11, as a child actor in Radhe Shyam aur Zulmi Hans (1932), thereafter she worked in theatre for few years, before returning to films, joining Prakash Pictures as actor and singer. She had much higher voice than the leading singers of time, Zohrabai Ambalewali, Amirbai Karnataki and Shamshad Begum. In the next two decades she sang for 100 films, till the early 1950s, when Lata Mangeshkar changed the scene.Sangeeta (Telugu actress)
Sangeeta (Mutyala Muggu Sangeeta or MGR Sangeeta) is a South Indian movie actress who predominantly works in Telugu cinema and has also acted in Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam movies. She has appeared with leading actors like Sivaji Ganesan, Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan and Chiranjeevi. In the late 1990s she started appearing as a character artist. She acted almost 400 movies.
She is the recipient of rashtrapati award for her performance in Muthyalamuggu.Shirley Grey
Shirley Grey (April 11, 1902 – August 12, 1981) was an American actress. She appeared in 46 films between 1930 and 1935. She was born in Naugatuck, Connecticut and died in Jacksonville Beach, Florida.State Express
State Express is a 1938 Hindi action film directed by Vijay Bhatt for his production company Prakash Pictures. The film's music was composed by Lallubhai Nayak and the dialogues were written by Sampatlal Srivastava. Zakaria Khan, named Jayant by Vijay Bhatt, and who was to become a famous character artist, started his career as a leading man in several of Bhatt's earlier films from Bombay Mail (1935) to Bijli (1939), including State Express The film starred Jayant, Sardar Akhtar, Umakant, Lallubhai Nayak, Shirin and Ismail.State Express involved a masked heroine (Sardar Akhtar) who performed several stunts, a young prince (Jayant), and his scheming uncle. The film had the basic ‘stunt’ film features, masked characters, a gorilla, two dogs Tommy and Tiger (given poster credit) and crashing trains.Teesra Kaun
Teesra Kaun is a 1994 Hindi thriller directed by Partho Ghosh and featuring Mithun Chakraborty, Chunky Pandey, Amol Palekar, Satish Shah, Rakesh Bedi. This film is the remake of the 1990 Malayalam film No.20 Madras Mail, directed by Joshy, starring Mammootty as himself, the superstar and Mohanlal in lead roles.Walter Armitage
Walter Armitage (June 1, 1906 – February 22, 1953, born in Johannesburg, South Africa) was a South African playwright, stage and film actor.