1941 - URDU - MOVIE
The film begins after Alexander the Great (Sikander in Hindi/Urdu) conquers Persia and the Kabul valley and approaches the Indian border at Jhelum. Sohrab Modi plays the Indian king Puru (Porus to the Greeks). The story goes that when Sikander defeated Porus and imprisoned him, he asked Porus how would he like to be treated. Porus replied the same way a defeated king is treated by the winner (meaning killed). Sikandar is a 1941 Indian Hindi-language Drama History film featuring Prithviraj Kapoor, Sohrab Modi, Zahur Raja, Vanamala, Meena Shorey, Sheela and Gajendra Singh. Sikandar was Produced by Sohrab Modi. Sikandar is written by Sudarshan and directed by Sohrab Modi. Esquire Ltd. acquired the distribution rights for the film. Sikandar was released on 21st June 1941 and takes a screen time of 146 min. Sikandar was made on a budget of ₹5 crore and at the box office it grossed only ₹58 lakh.
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Release Date21 JUN 1941
Run Time146 MINUTES
Budget₹ 5 CRORES