Sholay is a Bollywood movie directed by Ramesh Sippy. It was produced by his father, G P. Sippy. The movie is released on 15 August 1975. The action-adventure movie is about two criminals, Veeru and Jai (played by Dharmendra and Amitabh Bachchan), who were hired by a retired police officer (Sanjeev Kumar) to catch the cruel dacoit Gabbar Singh (Amjad Khan). Sholay is a classic Indian movie.  It was top of the the British Film Institute's 2002 poll of "Top 10 Indian Films" of all time. In 2005, 50th Filmfare Awards named it the Best Film of 50 Years.
Casts[change | change source]
- Amitabh Bachchan as Jay
- Dharmendra as Veeru
- Hema malini as Basanti
- Jaya Bachchan as Radha
- Amjad Khan as Gabbar Singh
References[change | change source]
- "Sholay turns 45: Shweta Bachchan shares throwback pic from set, says 'India's tryst with its movies has been long and beautiful'". Hindustan Times. 2020-08-16. Retrieved 2020-08-16.