Published On: Sat, Aug 15th, 2015

7 Things You Would Not Know About Sholay



Bollywood is divided into two eras – Pre-Sholay and Post-Sholay. The iconic film which released in 1975 is still relevant and connects with the youth of the nation. Be it the witty dialogues or the songs, everything about Sholay is evergreen.

An interesting point to note is that Sholay is one of the very few films whose independent character name has gone on to become the name of a film – Gabbar is Back. As the film completes 40 years on 15 August, below is some trivia on the film, shared by none other than Amitabh Bachchan, who played Jai in the film:




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Syed Ammar Alavi

- is Lahore (Pakistan) based journalist & writer with 25-year experience in print, wire and broadcast forms of journalism. His major fields of interest are politics, film,tv,sports, climate change and technology