Old Hindi Movies List 1980 | Super Hit Hindi Films Of The Year
Welcome To Bollywood Lovers. The year 1980 is remembered for the classic Hindi film Aakrosh. We had seen films likes Qurbani, Shaan, Dostana, Ram Balram which were based on the friendship. There were some cult classics also like Thodisi Bewafai, Aasha, Insaf Ka Tarazu, Sparsh etc.
Songs: Kanha Re, Sanson Mein Dard, Tu Aisa Kaisa Mard
Release Date: 1980
Budget & Collection: The film produced in the budget of Ra. 80 Lakhs. It received the moderate success at the box office and earned Rs. 1.20 Crores.
Why To Watch?: Remarkable performance by Naseeruddin Shah and Smita Patil.
Interesting Information: Winner Of National Awards In Old Hindi Movies List 1980. The film won the ‘Golden Peacock’ award at the International Film Festival of India. This was the debut film for Govind Nihalani. Its story was written by Marathi play writer Vijay Tendulkar. This movie is in the list of Bollywood’s top 60 films.
2. Khoobsurat – Filmfare Best Film In Old Hindi Movies List 1980
Director/Producer: Hrishikesh Mukherjee / Hrishikesh Mukherjee, N. C. Sippy
Music/Lyricist: R. D. Burman
Songs: Sun Sun Sun Didi, Qaida Qaida, Sare Niyam Tod Do, Piya Bawri Piya Bawri
Release Date: 25 January 1980
Box Office Collection: This women-oriented film did an extraordinary business and collected an amount of Rs. 2.30 Crores.
Why To Watch?: For one and only Rekha.
Interesting Information: Rekha won Best Actress Filmfare Award for this film. In 1980, Rekha received Best Actress nomination for two movies Khoobsurat and Judaai. She made her Bollywood debut as a singer with this movie. It was the last hit film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. The movie remade in the Bollywood in the year 2014. In the remake, Sonam Kapoor played a role of Rekha.
3. Qurbani – Blockbuster Film In Hindi Movies 1980
Stars: Feroz Khan, Vinod Khanna, Zeenat Aman, Amjad Khan, Shakti Kapoor, Aruna Irani, Amrish Puri, Kadar Khan
Director/Producer: Feroz Khan / Feroz Khan
Music/Lyricist: Kalyanji-Anandji, Biddu / Indeevar, Faruk Kaiser
Box Office Collection: Qurbani collected a huge amount of Rs. 6 Crores at the domestic box office and became The Highest grossing film of the year in our list of old Hindi movies 1980.
Why To Watch?: Complete entertainer, Vinod Khanna’s one of the best films.
Interesting Information: Producer Feroz Khan dedicated this to Late Shri Sanjay Gandhi. Khan had offered the role of “Amar” to legendary Amitabh Bachchan. But later on, Vinod Khanna selected for this character. Khan’s wife Sundari appeared in the song “Aap Jaisa Koi”.
Songs: Salamat Rahe Dostana, Mere Dost Qissa Yeh Kiya, Bohat Khoobsurat Jawan, Kitna Aasan Hai, Dil Lagi Ne Di Hawa
Release Date: 17 October 1980
Box office collection: Dostana did a fantastic business and collected 4.5 Crores at the domestic box office.
Why To Watch?: Amitabh Bachchan and Shatrughan Sinha. One time watch movie.
Interesting Information: Amitabh Bachchan and Shatrughan Sinha both received the Filmfare nomination under the Best Actor category. It was the 1st film produced by Yash Johar under Dharma production banner.
Songs: Om Shanti Om, Ek Haseena Thi, Paisa Yeh Paisa, Dard-E-Dil, Kamaal Hai, Main Solah Baras Ki
Release Date: 27 June 1980
Box Office Collection: Karz became the big hit. It collected an amount of Rs. 2.75 Crores at the Indian box office.
Why To Watch?: For the melodious songs.
Interesting Information: This was the first film of Subhash Ghai as a producer. He produced this film under the banner of Mukta Arts. It was the musical hit of the year 1980 and Laxmikanth Pyarelal won the Filmfare Best Music Director award for their melodious composition.
7. Insaf Ka Tarazu – Controversial Film Of The Year 1980
Stars: Raj Babbar, Zeenat Aman, Padmini Kohlapure
Director/Producer: B. R. Chopra/ B. R. Chopra
Music/Lyricist: Ravindra Jain
Songs: Log Aurat Ko, Insaaf Ka Tarazu, Hazar Khwab Haqeeqat Ke Roop, Hain Jo Yehi Pyar Ka Trailor