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Important news and historical events in Pakistani film history..

PPP leader Amin Fahim married Dina Laila

Sunday, 9 August, 1970
PPP leader Amin Fahim married Dina Laila
Famous politician Amin Fahim, PPP married singer Dina Laila. It was not her sister Runa Laila as it was misreported in the daily Jang Karachi on August 9, 1970. (thanks to Mr. Aqeel Abbas Jafri, Karachi)


Pakistan Film History - archive

2017-01-31
: Pakistan lifts ban on screening of Indian films
2016-02-28
: A Girl in the River: Another Oscar Award for Pakistan..!
2015-11-20
: Film Devdas released as Ishq Nay Ham Ko Loota..
2014-02-11
: Bomb blast in Shama cinema Peshawar
2014-02-02
: Bomb blast in Picture House cinema Peshawar
2013-10-19
: Shaan's film Waar won the Eid battle..!
2013-09-21
: Postage stamp on Madam Noorjahan
2013-08-30
: Neuplex Cinema in Karachi
2013-06-08
: Naheed Akhtar sang after 22 years..!
2013-05-11
: Haml-o-Mah Gunj will be released soon
2013-01-06
: Shatrughan Sinha attended wedding of grandson of dictator Zia
2012-09-21
: A Black Day for Pakistani Cinemas
2012-07-31
: Only 11% cine gore in Pakistan
2012-05-20
: Pakistan won film award in SAARC film festival
2012-04-24
: Shabnam and Robin Gosh visited Pakistan
2012-02-26
: Saving Face: Pakistan won its first Oscar Award..!
2011-11-18
: Reema married in USA
2011-08-02
: Wohti Lay Kay Jani A celebrated silver jubilee
2010-03-23
: Sitara-e-Imtiaz to Waheed Murad..!
2009-03-24
: Majajan - 300 weeks and 3 years run..!
2008-12-31
: Very poor business of Indian movies in Pakistan
2007-12-31
: A terrible year for Pakistan..!
2006-04-23
: Indian movies again on Pakistani cinemas
2006-04-13
: The Qur'an reading at Metropole cinema..!!!
2005-12-31
: Cinema crises continued..
2005-07-24
: Saima married Syed Noor
2005-02-01
: First film channel in Pakistan
2004-12-31
: Record Pashto film business..!
2004-12-31
: Shaan & Saima's diamond jubilee as pair
2003-12-31
: A disastrous year for film business
2003-08-17
: Khamosh Pani - A Pakistani film won the first prize in Switzerland
2003-08-06
: Golden jubilee for Yousuf Khan
2003-03-23
: Sitara-e-Imtiaz to Ahmad Rushdi..!
2002-07-19
: Pakistani film with Indian Singers..
2001-08-23
: Punjabi movies - again violent..!
2000-12-23
: Madam Noorjahan died
1999-03-29
: Saima & Shaan era started..
1998-11-07
: Jinnah - A film on Qaid-e-Azam
1998-10-25
: Choorian - a great comeback by Punjabi movies
1998-10-16
: Sahiba and Jan Rambo married
1997-08-16
: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan died
1996-12-31
: Revival of Urdu movies in this year
1996-01-09
: Sultan Rahi assassinated..!
1995-04-14
: First diamond jubilee Urdu film in Lahore - Munda Bigra Jaye
1994-12-31
: Many big artists passed away..
1993-12-24
: Syed Noor as film director
1993-10-22
: Moin Akhtar failed on silver screen
1992-12-31
: Non-film singers on silver screen..
1992-06-12
: Umar Sharif as hero..!
1991-12-31
: Pashto movies dominating..!
1991-09-06
: Amazing Masood Rana..!
1990-12-31
: Some big new comers..!
1990-04-27
: Pakistani movie footage in the international media
1989-05-07
: Double version Punjabi/Urdu movies..
1988-07-25
: Nadeem in Punjabi movies..!
1987-08-07
: Sudhir ends his film career
1987-08-07
: Shabnam in Punjabi movies..!
1986-12-31
: Co-productions movies
1986-12-31
: 100 movies in this year..!
1986-06-02
: Nanha committed suicide..!
1985-09-01
: Javed Sheikh married Salma Agha
1984-11-14
: Iqbal Hassan killed in a car accident..!
1983-12-31
: Decline of Urdu movies
1982-01-14
: Aina ends it run after 5 years..!
1980-05-23
: Some Indian movies released in Pakistan after dictators orders..!
1980-01-11
: First Platinum jubilee Urdu film in Lahore - Bandish
1979-11-03
: Nanha and Ali Ejaz as comedy heroes
1979-02-11
: Gandasa culture started in Pakistani movies..
1978-12-31
: Decline of Pakistani films began..!
1978-09-22
: Firdous lost her property..
1978-03-03
: Ejaz in jail in London..
1978-02-05
: Babra Sharif and Shahid married
1977-03-18
: Film Aina became a record breaking film
1976-12-31
: Hat tricks of more than 100 movies pr. year
1976-12-17
: First Pakistan made English film Beyond the last Mountain
1976-04-29
: Munawar Zarif died..!
1975-12-31
: A Golden year..!
1975-10-31
: Allah-o-Akbar - An Islamic documentary film
1974-08-23
: Khatarnak Awami Dour..!
1973-12-07
: First Siraiki film in Pakistan - Dhian Nimania
1973-09-14
: Munawar Zarif became hero
1973-05-28
: NAFDEC, National Film Development Corporation
1972-10-01
: Legendary writer Riaz Shahid died
1971-12-30
: Film director Zaheer Rehan disappeared..!
1971-12-16
: Pakistan lost East Pakistan..!
1971-04-28
: Noorjahan and Ejaz seperated..!
1970-12-01
: First Pashto film in Pakistan - Yousuf Khan Sher Bano
1970-12-01
: First Gujarati film in Pakistan - Maa tay Maa
1970-08-09
: PPP leader Amin Fahim married Dina Laila
1969-10-17
: First diamond jubilee film in Pakistan - Zarqa
1969-09-28
: Nadeem married
1968-12-31
: More than 100 movies released first time..!
1968-12-22
: First color Punjabi film in Pakistan - 5 Darya
1968-04-19
: Khana-e-Khuda - first Iranian film in Pakistan
1967-08-09
: Amazing record by Bashir Ahmad in film Darshan
1967-06-11
: Akmal died..!
1966-12-31
: Super Stars era started..
1966-09-29
: Zeba & Mohammad Ali married..
1966-08-12
: Son of Pakistan - a Dacca based Bengali film
1965-12-17
: Malangi - double golden jubilee film..
1965-12-17
: Ritz cinema's gallery collapsed!
1965-12-03
: First cinema scope film in Pakistan - Mala
1965-11-19
: First Platinum jubilee film in Pakistan - Jeedar
1965-09-06
: Indian movies banned in Pakistan..
1965-02-11
: Neelo's and the military regime..!
1964-04-23
: First color film in Pakistan - Sangam
1963-08-30
: Allauddin as solo hero..
1962-12-31
: Many big artists discovered..
1962-12-01
: Nayyar Sultana married Darpan
1961-11-24
: The last film as actress for Noorjahan
1961-10-27
: Gul Bakavli - first B/W film with colour songs..
1960-10-30
: Zarif died..
1960-06-17
: Noorjahan as playback singer..
1959-10-19
: Noorjahan and Ejaz married
1959-06-18
: Kartar Singh - a great film released..
1959-05-25
: Jago Hua Savera - the inugarual Dhaka based Urdu film..
1958-10-01
: Sabiha and Santosh married..
1957-02-22
: Film Yakkay Wali created all time business record..!
1956-08-03
: First Bengali film in Pakistan - Mukh-o-Mukhush
1956-03-12
: Umar Marvi - first Sindhi film in Pakistan..
1955-06-10
: First Karachi made film - Hamari Zuban
1954-11-18
: First banned film in Pakistan - Ruhi
1954-07-09
: Jaal movement
1953-06-24
: Noorjehan & Nazar Mohammad scandal..
1952-03-29
: Dopatta was a big hit..
1951-03-29
: Madam Noorjahan in Pakistan..!
1951-02-04
: Film name changed after protest..!
1950-04-07
: First silver jubilee Urdu film in Pakistan - 2 Aansoo
1949-11-18
: Evernews Pictures first film Mundri
1949-07-28
: First super hit film in Pakistan - Pheray
1949-03-18
: First silver jubilee Pakistani film in India - Shahida
1948-08-07
: Lahore film industry after the partition..
1948-08-07
: First feature film in Pakistan - Teri Yaad
1948-07-23
: Kashmir Hamara Hay - The first documentary film in Pakistani cinemas
1948-02-16
: First film studio in Pakistan inaugurated..

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Natur
  • 16 Allah
  • 16 Khuda
  • 8 Rabb
  • 21 Zindagi
  • 7 Mout
  • 8 Din
  • 15 Raat
  • 26 Insan
  • 6 Aadmi
  • 9 Suraj
  • 14 Chand
  • 9 Zamin
  • 10 Aasman
  • 5 Samundar
  • 8 Darya
  • 7 Baadal
  • 5 Barsat
  • 20 Aag/Agg
  • 9 Pani
  • 5 Mitti
  • 25 Toofan
  • 5 Chattan
  • 24 Dunya
  • 12 Zamana
  • 3 Mousam
  • 7 Bahar
  • 14 Phool/Phull
Patriotic
  • 7 Pakistan
  • 16 Punjab
  • 2 Sindh
  • 2 Sarhad
  • 9 Pakhtun
  • 8 Baloch
  • 15 Lahore
  • 4 Karachi
  • 5 Islam
  • 1 Musalman
  • 3 Jahad
  • 2 Mujahid
  • 8 Shaheed
  • 7 Ghazi
  • 9 Watan
  • 10 Dharti
  • 12 Qasm
  • 5 Iman
Romantic
  • 15 Love
  • 67 Pyar
  • 23 Mohabbat
  • 2 Chahat
  • 1 Ulfat
  • 30 Ishq
  • 7 Ashiq
  • 1 Mashooq
  • 12 Mehboob
  • 18 Mast
  • 16 Deevana
  • 6 Husn
  • 20 Haseena
  • 13 Mahi
  • 13 Sohna
  • 5 Sohni
  • 78 Dil
  • 38 Jan
  • 8 Soorat
  • 6 Mukhra
  • 14 Dulha/Wohti
  • 1 Larha
Relatives
  • 31 Maa/Ammi/Madr
  • 19 Baap/Abba/Babul
  • 44 Beta/Putter
  • 15 Beti/Dhee
  • 26 Bhai/Bhara/Veer
  • 5 Behan/Bhain
  • 6 Aulad
  • 3 Mamta
  • 47 other releatives
  • 37 Yaar
  • 17 Dost
  • 11 Sajjan
  • 6 Beli
  • 14 Rishta
  • 25 Khoon
  • 5 Lahu
Law & Order
  • 23 Qanoon
  • 12 Insaf
  • 8 Saza
  • 14 Qaid
  • 4 Jail
  • 4 Ilzam
  • 1 Mulzim
  • 10 Jurm
  • 10 Mujrim
  • 20 Qatil
  • 4 Qatal
  • 34 Daku
  • 32 Chor
  • 11 Ghunda
  • 48 Badmash
  • 17 Baghi
  • 3 Mafroor
  • 7 Ishtehari
  • 19 other crimes
  • 7 Farz
  • 7 Sipahi
  • 52 Dushman
  • 8 Vair
  • 1 Nafrat
  • 20 Ghairat
  • 5 Izzat
Film series
  • 13 Miss
  • 14 Mr.
  • 4 Madam
  • 39 Jatt
  • 34 Gujjar
  • 2 Natt
  • 79 Khan
  • 2 Malik
  • 12 Dogar
  • 12 Moula
  • 6 Nadir
  • 16 Bahadur
  • 31 Chann
  • 19 Heera
  • 12 Moti
  • 84 Shah
  • 68 Sher
  • 3 Cheeta
  • 14 Naag

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