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Mithun Chakraborty BDay Special: Films which brought the ‘Disco Dancer’ concept to Bollywood

Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty is very well known for his versatile acting and stunning dance. The actor made his debut in 1976 with the movie Mirgayaa which he bagged the National Film Award for the Best Actor. He has appeared in more than 350 films in Hindi, Bengali, Odia, Bhojpuri, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Punjabi. He also holds his name in the Limca Book of Records for releasing more than 19 films as a lead actor in a year, which is still unbreakable to date.

Today is the big day of Mithun Chakraborty as he celebrates his 69th birthday. Celebrating his birthday, let’s talk about the actor’s best dance hit films.

1 Disco Dancer
Released in 1982, starring Mithun Chakraborty, Kim, and Rajesh Khanna under the direction of Babbar Subhash introduced pop culture to Bollywood. Not just that, the film made the actor an overnight dancing sensation and took Indian cinema international from south-east Asia to Russia.

2 Dance Dance
Mithun Chakraborty, Mandakini, and Smita Patil starrer sizzling love story Dance Dance were one the huge hit films in the 80s era.

3 Kasam Paida Karne Wale Ki
Another superfit film by Mithun Chakraborty and Smita Patil Kasam Paida Karne Wale Ki had all the ingredients for a wholesome masala entertainer which later became a template for most Mithun Chakraborty hits of the 80s.

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