Sholay (1975 - Hindi)
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It was a historical moment on Thursday when Hindi cinema's celebrated scriptwriters Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar came together after decades to unveil the first trailer of 3D version of their cult film Sholay.
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A police officer's family is killed by a feared bandit named Gabbar Singh, he decides to take revenge and hires two notorious convicts, Jai and Veeru to teach that bandit a lesson of his life. The film shows, how these two convicts embark on a journey to finish off a dreaded bandit completely.
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This definitely is the mother of all Hindi movies. What amazes me is that every character in the film seemed to have been handpicked. Every one of them fits in handsomely. Any time this movie is played, I sit down to watch it. Simply unbeatable...» Read full review
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'Sholay' was the Hindi first film, to release dialogue soundtrack with its music.
Danny Denzongpa, who was initially offered the role of Gabbar Singh, was busy shooting Dharmatma (1975) in Afhganistan. Initially, 'Dharmendra' was keen to play the role of Thakur Baldev Singh. He eventually relented when the director informed him that Sanjeev Kumar would play Veeru if that happened, and would get the heroine. Sanjeev Kumar had just then proposed marriage to Hema Malini. Dharmendra was in love with her and quickly went back to the role of Veeru.
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Also spelt like: Shole, sholey, solay, sole, soley