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Ishq-e-Laila | Mpaop


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 April 12, 1957 Urdu

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In 1957 a new trend of making movies on same or one story was started and first of all two movies which were made on a famous traditional love story of Laila Majno, named Ishq-e-Laila and Laila Majno. Munshi Dil was the director of Ishq-e-Laila under the banner of Eveready Pictures, who had already written the same very story previously. Anwar Kamal Pash made the other movie Laila Majno, both the films were released on the same day but only Ishq-e-Laila proved the Super hit of the year due to its melodious music which is mesmerizing till to date.


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Genre: Drama l Fiction Color: Run Time: NC




Credited cast:

sabiha Sabiha Khanum
Santosh Kumar Santosh Kumar
m. Ajmal M. Ajmal
nazar1 Nazar
zeenat begum Zeenat
Maya Devi
image not aval Sain Akhtar
image not aval Agha Pir Jan
image not aval Akhtar Neeli
image not aval Majida
image not aval Fazal Shah
image not aval Afzaal
Sultan Khosat
image not aval Imdad Hussain
Allaudin Allaudin
Asha Posley  
M. Ismail

Complete credited cast: NC


Film Details with Crew

Released Date: April 12, 1957 
Production: Eveready Pictures
Producer: J.C. Anand 
Director: Munshi Dil
Qadeer Ghori (Associate)
Writer / Story: Munshi Dil
Lyrics: Qateel Shifai
Assistant Director: Munawar Rasheed
Art Director: Habib Shah
Editor: Manzoor Anwar
Cinematography: M. Fazil
Pervez Akhtar
Babar Bilal (Cameraman)
Music: Safdar Hussain
Singers: Zubaida Khanum
Iqbal Bano
Saleem Raza
Inayat Hussain Bhatti



Technical Specifications

Language: Urdu
Genre: Drama l Fiction
Run Time: NC
Length: NC
Sound Format: Mono l Analogue
Aspect Ratio: Flat 4:3



Ishq-e-Laila is the only film of Pakistan which have the maximum songs. Out of fifteen songs five were sung by Inayat Hussain Bhatti and there are three extra one line songs sung by Inayat Hussain Bhatti which appears in different sequences of the film:-

  • Laial Laila Pukaron Main Ban Mein
  • Phool Hans Ke Do Din Jee Behla Geye
  • Rag-e-Laila Pe Yahan Nishtar Fasad Chala.






Composed by


Bad-E- Saba Ae Bad-E-Saba, Ik Dard Bhara Pegham Liye Ja, Jin Ke Liye Barbad Hoi Main

 Zubaida Khanum Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain 


Bata Ae Asmaan Wale, Mere Nalon Pe Keya Guzri, Ye Bijli Keyun Tarapti Hai Tamannaon Pe Keya Guzri Hai

Inayat Hussain Bhatti, Zubaida Khanum Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Chand Si Us Ki Jabeen, Taroon Se Hai Wo Haseen, Kisse Maloom Nahin Dilruba Unka Sare Zamane Mein Nahi

Zubaida Khanum Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Chand Takke Chhup Chhup Ke Onchi Khajoor Se, Milne Ko Aayi Mein To Hazoor Se

Saleem Raza, Zubaida Khanum Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  

Dil Se Jo Dil Takraye, Nazar Sharmaye, Kamar Bal Khaye, Jeise Nagan Lehraye

Zubaida Khanum Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Hi Kis Baat Par Taqdeeer Khafa Hai Hum Se, Kis Ko Sunayon Ghan Ki Kahani, Hi Meri Majboor Jawani

Zubaida Khanum Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Ik Halki Halki Aahat Hai, Ik Mehka Mehka 

 Iqbal Bano Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Ishq Ke Liye Piyar Ki Meraj Hai (Thrice)

Inayat Hussain Bhatti Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  

Jigar Chhalni Hai, Dil Ghabra Raha Hai, Mohabbat Ka Janaza Ja Raha Hai

Inayat Hussain Bhatti  Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Keya Mila Zalim Hamare Dil Ke Tukre Tukre Kar Diye

Inayat Hussain Bhatti  Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  

Kon Kehta Hai Tera Ye Jahan Qail Nahin, Na Ho Jis Mein Mojod Wo Dil Hi Nahi

Inayat Hussain Bhatti, Sain Akhtar Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Laila Laila, Laila Ma Fidaye Rukh Tabaan Laila O Ae Hoor E Laial

Zubaida Khanum Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  

Nikkal Kar Teri Mehfil Se Ye Deewane Kidhar Jayen, Na Poore Hoye Ab Tak Wo Afsane Kidher Jayen

Inayat Hussain Bhatti  Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Rag-E-Laila Peh Yahan Nishtar Fasad Chala

Inayat Hussain Bhatti  Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Sakhi, Kuchh De De Rah-E-Khuda, Ye Liya Diya Tere Kam Aaye Ga

Inayat Hussain Bhatti  Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  


Sitaro, Tum To So Jao, Preshan Raat Sari Hayi

Iqbal Bano Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  

Udas Hai Dil, Nazar Preshan, Qarar Ban Kar Chalay Bhi Aao

Saleem Raza Qateel Shafai  Safdar Hussain  

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