While Bollywood and its loyal fans are abuzz with the latest blockbusters and personal lives of actors, it's only Zee Classic that is a class apart and offers the great works of Hindi Cinema's golden era. The channel airs evergreen movies of yesteryears and has movie festivals dedicated to the stalwarts of that age. This Sunday, March 23, 2014 on the occasion of the 83rd Bhagat Singh, Zee Classic pays a tribute by airing one of Hindi cinema's most acclaimed biographical.
First premiered in 1965, Shaheed celebrates its golden jubilee this year. The epic film produced by Kewal Kashyap and directed by S Ram Sharma captures the life and struggle of Bhagat Singh right from his childhood troubles till his last days in prison. The revolutionary fight for independence is an inspiration for young viewers. With music by Prem Dhawan and freedom fighter Ram Prasad Bismil's lyrics, this heart-warming depiction of Bhagat Singh's life has left a lasting impact on cinema-lovers.
Veteran actor Manoj Kumar's powerful performance, the soulful soundtrack and the vibrant cinematography – the movie Shaheed is a must watch.
Watch Shaheed on Zee Classic today at 12 noon.