Cover Story | Travel Issue 2023

Bombay Talkies, Still Talking

The lost studios of Bollywood still carry the romance and innocence of filmmaking in another era. Open takes a whirlwind tour

Bombay Talkies, Malad Now in ruins, was built in 1934 by Himanshu Rai and Devika Rani, and launched stars like Ashok Kumar and Dilip Kumar (Photos: Apoorva Guptay)