Sholay is probably one of the most loved films of Bollywood. It doesn’t matter which generation you belong to, the love for Sholay is unanimous amongst all. Yesterday, 15th August 2019, Sholay completed 44 years after release.
Even though it’s been a long time since the film hit the screens, the dialogue and the characters are still remembered fondly even today. Celebrating 44 years of the film, director Ramesh Sippy took to his social media handle to pen down a heartfelt note. He wrote: “It feels good to know that Sholay after 44 years is still loved and watched by all generations! I feel blessed !!!!”
It feels good to know that Sholay after 44 years is still loved and watched by all generations! I feel blessed !!!! #AmitabhBachchan #Dharmendra#HemaMalini #JayaBachchan #AmjadKhan#SanjeevKumar##salimkhan #Sholay #15thAugust #44YearsOfSholay
— Ramesh Sippy (@rgsippy) August 14, 2019
This legendary action drama starred Dharmendra, Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjeev Kumar, Hema Malini, Amjad Khan and Jaya Bhaduri in leading roles. Sholay was directed by Ramesh Sippy, produced by his father G. P. Sippy and written by the icons duo of Salim-Javed.