Nepali movie – 9 O’Clock
Starring – Sumina Ghimire, Dhruba Dutta, Dixya Pathak, Padam GC etc.
Director – Baburam Dhakal
A controversial movie ‘9 O’Clock’ was popular for the hot scenes of actress Sumina Ghimire and her affair with the producer of the movie, Ramesh Sambedana. The affair got a new height when she was spotted at the airport with the producer on her secret trip to Malaysia.
The start of the movie was controversial when Film Development Board (FDB) found the script unacceptable. They allowed the shooting after the script was modified as required by the FDB.
The movie was premiered in Doha on the new year and was released on March 29, 2013 was also featured in Indian television stations Sony and Zee TV.
On the occasion of new year, Nepali movie “9 O’clock” is going to be premiered in Doha, Qatar. Aryan films presentation “9 O’clock” is produced by Ramesh Sambedana and directed by Baburam Dhakal.
The movie was dragged into controversy when the FDB refused to let it go on floor because of unacceptable script. That was not all, the movie was previously called ‘A69’ and when the name was linked to sex position, it was renamed by a less-suggestive name. But, now it
has passed all hurdles and all set to release.
The audio of the movie ‘9 O’clock’ was released in a program in Kathmandu on Dec 16. The audio was launched by poet Usha Sherchan, actress Sumina Ghimire and the director Baburam Dhakal. Three songs in the movie are sung by singers Rajesh Payal Rai, Rajina Rimal, Indira Joshi and Shiva Pariyar.
The movie had been controversial from the start because of sex content in the movie. The script of the movie was accused to be vulgar by the FDB. Previous named ‘a 69’, the movie was renamed later to sound like a decent movie.
During the music launch the director Baburam Dhakal told, although the movie is sex-centered but, it doesn’t have sex-scenes as rumored. The actress Sumina Ghimire tried to dilute the sex issue by telling she would prefer to watch the first show of the movie with her family.