Kismet Movie was released in 1943.
Following are the firsts:
- Kismet was the first Hindi movie to have an anti-hero as its protagonist.
- It was also the first ever Hindi movie to use the theme of pregnancy out of wedlock.
- Kismet was also the first ever Indian movie to use the lost and found formula used in several Hindi movies.
- The unprecedented success of Kismet established Ashok Kumar as the first ever superstar of Hindi cinema.
- Kismet marks the on screen debut of famous comedian Mehmood.
- This movie also introduced double-role acting for the first time through its first superstar, Ashok Kumar.