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Sholay [videorecording] / Sippy Films present ; written by Salim-Javed ; produced by G.P. Sippy ; directed by Ramesh Sippy.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 4574 37684001063924 Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (204 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Standard format.
  • Publisher: Seacaucus, N.J. : Eros International, c2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Faculty reserve.
Material for LVIS-223 (Menon).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Dwarka Divecha ; editing, M.S. Shinde ; music, R.D. Burman ; lyrics, Anand Bakshi ; dances, P.L. Raj.
Participant or Performer Note:
Dharmendra, Sanjeev Kumar, Hema Malini, Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Amjad Khan.
Summary, etc.:
In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two small-time crooks are hired by an ex-cop, Thakur, to stop the tyranny of Gabbar Singh who massacred Thakur's family. It is also the story of a village that realizes non-violence does not mean cowardice, but that it can stand up to terror and lawlessness.
System Details Note:
DVD, all regions; Dolby digital stereo surround.
Language Note:
In Hindi, with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Dacoits > India > Drama.
Revenge > Drama
Passive resistance > India > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.

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