Bhumika (1977)

11/11/1977 (IN) DramaMusic 2h 16m


A girl learns music from her courtesan grandmother and breaks into the burgeoning show business industry of 1930s Bombay, which eventually leads to decades of superstardom as well as romantic entanglements.

  1. Shyam Benegal

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Girish Karnad


  3. Satyadev Dubey


Top Billed Cast

  1. Smita Patil

    Smita Patil


  2. Anant Nag

    Anant Nag


  3. Naseeruddin Shah

    Naseeruddin Shah

    Sunil Verma

  4. Amrish Puri

    Amrish Puri

    Vinayak Kale

  5. Amol Palekar

    Amol Palekar

    Keshav Dalvi

  6. Kalbhushan Karbanda

    Film producer

  7. Sulabha Deshpande

    Sulabha Deshpande


  8. Baby Rukshana

    Young Usha

  9. B.V. Karanth

    B.V. Karanth

    Usha's father

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Original Title भूमिका

Status Released

Original Language Hindi

Budget -

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