7 Films That Made Madhubala Great

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Mahal (1949) - YouTube

Directed by Kamal Amrohi, this supernatural thriller marked Madhubala's breakthrough role as Kamini. Her hauntingly beautiful portrayal captivated audiences and earned her widespread recognition as a promising newcomer in the industry.

Amar (1954) - YouTube

Directed by Mehboob Khan, this romantic drama starred Madhubala opposite Dilip Kumar. Her performance as the spirited and independent village girl, Amar, showcased her versatility and charm as an actress.

Mr. & Mrs. '55 (1955) - YouTube

Directed by Guru Dutt, this romantic comedy featured Madhubala in the role of Anita Verma, a modern and feisty young woman. Her effervescent performance alongside Guru Dutt added to the film's appeal and showcased her comedic timing.

Mughal-e-Azam (1960) - ZEE5

Directed by K. Asif, this epic historical drama featured Madhubala in the iconic role of Anarkali, a court dancer who captures the heart of Prince Salim, played by Dilip Kumar.

Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi (1958) - Prime Video

Directed by Satyen Bose, this classic comedy starred Madhubala opposite the Kapoor brothers, Kishore Kumar, Ashok Kumar, and Anoop Kumar. Her portrayal of the vivacious and lovable Renu added charm and warmth to the film, making it a timeless favorite among audiences.

Barsaat Ki Raat (1960) - JioCinema

Directed by P. L. Santoshi, this romantic drama showcased Madhubala in the role of Shabnam, a poet's daughter who falls in love with a qawwali singer. Her graceful portrayal and mesmerizing presence added depth to the film's exploration of love and poetry.