Tuesday, 30 December 2014

Film business reports on Pakistan Film Magazine




Film business in 1972

(Total 99 movies, 4 mega hit, 5 super hit, 20 hit, 19 average and 19 flop films - incomplete figures!)
  • The success criteria in these reports are used from the available business reports from Lahore and Karachi circuits, and are yet to be updated for all films. 2013 film business reports are according to film records from Karachi circuit by Mr. Khurram Junaid, lot of thanks to him!
4 Mega Hit films in 1972
Record business or more than 100 weeks in Lahore or Karachi cinemas..
1.
Basheera
 (Punjabi - 21-07-1972 - Lahore: Diamond jubilee, Karachi: ?)
2.
Khan Chacha
 (Punjabi - 27-01-1972 - Lahore: Diamond jubilee, Karachi: ?)
3.
Sultan
 (Punjabi - 08-11-1972 - Lahore: Diamond jubilee, Karachi: ?)
4.
Zulm Da Badla
 (Punjabi - 15-09-1972 - Lahore: Diamond jubilee, Karachi: ?)

5 Super Hit films in 1972
Outstanding business or more than 50 weeks in Lahore or Karachi cinemas..
1.
2 Rangeelay
 (Punjabi - 09-11-1972 - Lahore: Platinum jubilee, Karachi: ?)
2.
Baharo Phool Barsao
 (Urdu - 11-08-1972 - Lahore: Golden jubilee, Karachi: Golden Jubilee)
3.
Meray Hamsafar
 (Urdu - 21-01-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Golden Jubilee)
4.
Sabaq
 (Urdu - 15-12-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Golden Jubilee)
5.
Umrao Jan Ada
 (Urdu - 29-12-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Golden Jubilee)

20 Hit films in 1972
Good business or around about 50 weeks in Lahore or Karachi cinemas..
1.
Afsana Zindgi Ka
 (Urdu - 07-01-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Golden Jubilee)
2.
Doulat aur Dunya
 (Urdu - 28-04-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver Jubilee)
3.
Ehsas
 (Urdu - 22-12-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver jubilee)
4.
Ek Raat
 (Urdu - 29-09-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
5.
Ghairat tay Qanoon
 (Punjabi - 30-06-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
6.
Hashu Khan
 (Punjabi - 09-06-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
7.
Heera Moti
 (Punjabi - 31-03-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
8.
Ilaqa Ghair
 (Pashto - 15-12-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
9.
Inteqam
 (Punjabi - 29-12-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
10.
Japani Guddi
 (Punjabi - 21-01-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
11.
Khalish
 (Urdu - 27-01-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Golden Jubilee)
12.
Khoon Pasina
 (Punjabi - 27-01-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
13.
Meh Jabeenay
 (Pashto - 04-02-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
14.
Meri Zindgi Hay Naghma
 (Urdu - 30-06-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
15.
Mithra Shal Millan
 (Sindhi - 08-11-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
16.
Nizam
 (Punjabi - 08-11-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
17.
Sajjan Beparwah
 (Punjabi - 14-07-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
18.
Thah
 (Punjabi - 08-12-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
19.
Zaildar
 (Punjabi - 10-03-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
20.
Zindagi Ek Safar Hay
 (Urdu - 01-09-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver Jubilee)

19 average films in 1972
Average business or around about 25 weeks in Lahore or Karachi cinemas..
1.
2 Pattar Anaran day
 (Punjabi - 27-01-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
2.
Aao Pyar Karen
 (Urdu - 19-05-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver jubilee)
3.
Angaray
 (Urdu - 15-09-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver jubilee)
4.
Baazar
 (Urdu - 30-03-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
5.
Dil ik Aina
 (Urdu - 07-07-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver Jubilee)
6.
Heera
 (Punjabi - 22-09-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
7.
Ilzam
 (Urdu - 17-03-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver Jubilee)
8.
Insan ik Tamasha
 (Punjabi - 17-11-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
9.
Ishtehari Mulzim
 (Punjabi - 08-11-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
10.
Kon Dillan dian Janay
 (Punjabi - 27-01-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
11.
Main Akela
 (Urdu - 23-06-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
12.
Mann ki Jeet
 (Urdu - 01-12-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver jubilee)
13.
Meri Ghairat Teri Izzat
 (Punjabi - 03-03-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
14.
Mohabbat
 (Urdu - 02-06-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver Jubilee)
15.
Naag Muni
 (Urdu - 07-04-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Silver Jubilee)
16.
Pardes
 (Urdu - 17-03-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
17.
Puttar da Pyar
 (Punjabi - 30-06-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
18.
Sir Dhar di Bazi
 (Punjabi - 04-08-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)
19.
Sohna Jani
 (Punjabi - 26-05-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: ?)

3 Flopped films in 1972
Negative business in Lahore or Karachi cinemas..
1.
Badlay gi Dunya Sathi
 (Urdu - 28-04-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Flop)
2.
Hill Station
 (Urdu - 10-03-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Flop)
3.
Pazeb
 (Urdu - 15-12-1972 - Lahore: ?, Karachi: Flop)