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Old 11th August 2016, 00:27   #1111
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... showing a Fiat Familiare/station wagon type of taxi, not sure if this was original or a conversion.
Well, we'll be unsure for a long time. :(
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Some neat cars can be seen in the 1967 movie Aamne Saamne. Lovely street scenes include petrol pumps and the old airport in detail.

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I was particularly glad to see a nice clear shot of Shashi Kapoor's Mercedes 190SL, which is now red in long term ownership in Bombay.

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Superb photographs, the fuel station in the second picture with herald looks so much like an american fuel station of the 40's 50's had it not been for the registration number on the cars, it would be easily mistaken as some location in the United States.

Maybe that's a topic for new thread, photos of Fuel stations in India, Maybe Harit will do the honours.
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Old 14th August 2016, 15:27   #1114
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Bombay, movie "Kenner", ca 1968
Decided to buy a DVD of this movie, since I couldn't find the whole movie on youtube!
So here's all what I happened to find in it!

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Decided to buy a DVD of this movie, since I couldn't find the whole movie on youtube!
So here's all what I happened to find in it!
Wow notice that parking lot scene. Lots of Fiat's. The Fiat SS grill have a moustache from Elegant and that Ambassador has a grill of Hillman or Humber .
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Wow notice that parking lot scene. Lots of Fiat's. The Fiat SS grill have a moustache from Elegant and that Ambassador has a grill of Hillman or Humber .
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It probably is a real Commer Cob, ca 1954 (badge engineered Hillman Husky)

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It probably is a real Commer Cob, ca 1954 (badge engineered Hillman Husky)
Oops! Methought twas a Hillman, me culpa!
Yes, these were badged Commer!
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The Basu Chatterjee film Shaukeen (1982) featured the threesome ( Ashok Kumar, A.K. Hangal and Utpal Dutt) with Mithun Chakraborty and Rati Agnihotri.
Though we see a Ford Mustang in the promotional poster, this was nowhere seen in the movie.

The car featured was a dark grey Ambassador Mark 3. Today is the 23rd death anniversary of the character actor Utpal Dutt. This post also pays a tribute to him.

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courtesy: rajnispecial BlogSpot

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I apologize if we have seen this before.
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A Chrysler in the movie Deedar, 1951

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This Lata M song "kis liye maine pyar kiya" from The Train (1970) is so melodious to listen in to. Nanda is lip syncing to the voice of the melody queen. The music director is R.D. Burman. Rajesh Khanna is momentarily seen making his ingress into a LHD Chevrolet (model ??) and driving away. A new Ambassador Mark II is also seen parked alongside.


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Was told about this 1986 Telugu movie by a friend- features a 1958 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner, but sadly the car seems to have lost its retractable hardtop; even the boot/rear has been modified! Couldn't find the whole movie on youtube unfortunately, just these few of some comedy scenes from the movie; from what I've understood, the car apparently is a 'magical' one that runs on its own and 'punishes' evil-doers- kinda like Christine!

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The three pictures above are from Don (1978) featuring a 1973 Ford Mustang

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The above two pictures are from Qurbani (1980)

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The above pictures are from Ram Balram (1980) featuring a red Badal made by Sipani Automobiles, a Yezdi bike and other cars. The shooting also features scenes at Almeida's Garage , Panjim on the coast of the Mandovi River.
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From a '76 movie- Khalifa.

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Wishing Dharamji a speedy recovery !

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