Taxi Driver (1954 film)


Taxi Driver (1954 film)

Infobox Film
name = Taxi Driver


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director = Chetan Anand
producer = Dev Anand
writer = Vijay Anand
narrator =
starring = Dev Anand
Kalpana Kartik
Johnny Walker
music = Sachin Dev Burman
cinematography = V Ratra
editing = M D Jadhav Rao
distributor =
released = 1954
runtime =
country = India
language = Hindi
budget =
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website =
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imdb_id = 0047561

"Taxi Driver" is a 1954 Hindi movie produced by Navketan films. The film is directed by Chetan Anand and stars his brother Dev Anand , Dev's wife to be Kalpana Kartik and Johnny Walker. The films music is by S. D. Burman and lyrics by Sahir Ludhianvi.

Plot

Dev Anand (brother of Hindi director Chetan Anand, who helmed this film) is a taxi driver in Mumbai, India. He meets a singer (Sheila Ramani) who has come to Mumbai in search of her guru, and their friendship soon leads to romance.

Awards

*Filmfare Best Music Director Award for Sachin Dev Burman- for the Talat Mehmood version of the song- "Jayen to jayen kahan"- This song was also the first song to top the then popular Binaca Geetmala


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