Kumkum (1940)

 ●  Bengali ● Running Time: TBA

Where did you watch this movie?

Dance film idealising poverty made mainly to showcase Bose's talents. Labour leader Suryashankar is jailed for trade union activities and, when released, finds that his friend Jagdish has stolen his property and plagiarised his play Bhookh (Hunger). To take revenge on behalf of the poor, Suryashankar's daughter Kumkum (Bose) marries Jagdish's son Chandan (Bhattacharya). Later she collaborates in staging a play meant to expose Jagdish's evil past. The film's publicity slogan was 'She robbed her husband to feed the poor!'

Cast: Sadhona Bose

Crew: Modhu Bose (Director), Jaigopal Pillai (Director of Photography), Timir Baran (Music Director)

Genres: Drama

Release Dates: 01 Jan 1940 (India)

Bengali Name: কুমকুম

Movie Rating
Based on 0 rating
Music Rating
Based on 0 rating
No reviews available. Click here to add a review.
as Kumkum
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actress
as Chandan
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actor

Direction

Director

Production

Production Company

Writers

Story Writer

Camera and Electrical

Director of Photography

Music

Music Director
Film Type:
Feature Film
Language:
Bengali
Colour Info:
Black & White
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
Stereoscopy:
No
Movie Connection(s):
Bilingual of: Kumkum the Dancer (Bengali)