Posts Tagged ‘Salim Khan’

Seeta Aur Geeta

April 14, 2010

Seeta Aur Geeta was one of the best movie in Hema Malini’s career. She has appeared in dual roles in that movie. Salim and Javed penned this story, RameshSippy was director.

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Seeta (Hema Malini) and Geeta (Hema Malini) are identical twins. Seeta brought up in a rich family, faces lots of troubles from her aunt (Manorama) ,uncle and their children. On the other hand Geeta was brought by poor family in a small village.

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When Seeta feels irritated with her life, she escapes from house. While she is trying to commit for suicide, villagers protects her and mistakes her as Geeta and sends to Geeta’s house. Geeta who went to town was caught by Seeta’s uncle.

But Seeta escapes from them and reaches house and surprises to watch Geeta there. Geeta goes to Seeta’s house and teaches a lesson to all the people there and protects the properties.

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Sanjeev Kumar and Darmendra were paired opposite Hema Malini in this movie.

Shakti

May 25, 2009

Shakti was a Hindi film from Sholay team. Sholay director Ramesh Sippy, and writers Javed Aktar and Salim Khan worked for this movie. Amitabh Bachchan played the lead role. His character moves with a negative shade.

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Ashiwini Kumar (Dilip Kumar) is a strict police officer. J.K. Verma kidnaps his son young Vijay. Verma demands the release of one of his followers. But Ashwini Kumar ignores this proposal. Vijay manages to escape from Verma. Vijay (Amitabh Bachchan) never forgets his father act. He feels his father does not love him and leaves home.

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Vijay and his wife Roma (Smita Patil) join as assistants to K.D.Narang (Kulbhushan Kundra). He is also a mafia don working under Verma. Narang forces Vijay to join as a bodyguard for Verma.

This is entirely a different movie. Amitabh Bachchan really was great to act in this type of negative characters.

Sholay

March 5, 2009

Ramesh Sippy created history in Indian cinema when he made Sholay.  With unforgettable characters, dialogues that packed a punch and with an array of emotions, one could hardly go wrong.

Set in arid Ramanagaram, it immortalised Gabbar Singh, Thakur Baldev Singh, Veeru, Radha, Basanti and Jai.

Amjad Khan as Gabbar Singh. The character was based on a real life dacoit who was a meance in Gwalior. Danny Denzongpa was the first choice for Gabbar Singh.

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Sanjeev Kumar as Thakur Baldev Singh

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Dharmendra as Veeru and Amitabh Bachchan as Jai. The role was originally offered to Shatrughan Sinha.

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Jaya Bhaduri as Radha

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Hema Malini as Basanti

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Released on August 15th 1975, Sholay went on to be voted the Film of the Millenium by BBC India.

The movie was supposed to have been ‘inspired’ by an earlier release Bindiya Aur Bandook. It was written by Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar and produced by G.P.Sippy.

Jai and Veeru are two thieves and best buds whose path crosses with a police officer Thakur Baldev Singh. They are later hired by Singh to get rid of the dacoit Gabbar Singh. When they are not wreaking havoc in Gabbar’s life, Jai falls in love with Singh’s widowed daughter-in-law Radha and Veeru falls in love with Basanti, who drives a horse cart.

The music was composed by R.D Burman and Kishore Kumar and Manna Dey singing Yeh Dosti.