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Sholay (1975)

Not Rated
198 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

After his family is murdered by a notorious and ruthless bandit, a former police officer enlists the services of two outlaws to capture the bandit.
Writers
Javed Akhtar (as Salim-Javed) | Salim Khan (as Salim-Javed)
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Rahul Dev Burman (as R.D. Burman)
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Updated Aug 15, 1975

Release date
Jan 1978 (United States)
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52 cast members
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Sanjeev Kumar
Thakur Baldev Singh Thakur Baldev Singh   See fewer
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Dharmendra
Veeru Veeru   See fewer
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Amjad Khan
Gabbar Singh Gabbar Singh   See fewer
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Hema Malini
Basanti Basanti   See fewer
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A.K. Hangal
Imaam Saheb Imaam Saheb   See fewer
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Satyendra Kapoor
Ramlal (as Satyen Kappu) Ramlal (as Satyen Kappu)   See fewer
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Iftekhar
Narmalaji (Radha's father) Narmalaji (Radha's father)   See fewer
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Leela Mishra
Mausie (as Leela Misra) Mausie (as Leela Misra)   See fewer
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Vikas Anand
Jailer assigned to bring Veeru & Jaidev Jailer assigned to bring Veeru & Jaidev   See fewer
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Mac Mohan
Sambha Sambha   See fewer
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Keshto Mukherjee
Hariram Hariram   See fewer
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Sachin
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Alankar Joshi
Deepak (as Master Alankar) Deepak (as Master Alankar)   See fewer
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Viju Khote
Kaalia Kaalia   See fewer
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Major Anand
Bandit murdered Gabbar for cowardice Bandit murdered Gabbar for cowardice   See fewer
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Bihari
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Mansaram
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Mamaji
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Jerry
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Birbal
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Raj Kishore
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Darshan
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Maula
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Police Comissioner (as Jairaj) Police Comissioner (as Jairaj)   See fewer
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Jagdeep
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Jalal Agha
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Om Shivpuri
Inspector Saheb (Guest Appearance) Inspector Saheb (Guest Appearance)   See fewer
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Harbans Darshan M. Arora
Dinanathji (uncredited) Dinanathji (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jullian
Man whom Gabbar asks how many bullets are there in the gun (uncredited) Man whom Gabbar asks how many bullets are there in the gun (uncredited)   See fewer
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Inspector who arrets Jai and Veeru (uncredited) Inspector who arrets Jai and Veeru (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.2 / 10 | 44,578 votes