Poster for the film 'Sholay'

Made:
1975 in Bombay

Poster for film 'Sholay', 1975. Printed by Dynsagar Litho Press, Bombay.

'Sholay' was directed by Ramesh Sippy and features Sanjeev Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan. The film is a Dacoit Western (sometimes called a "Curry Western"), combining the conventions of Indian dacoit films with that of Spaghetti Westerns along with elements of Samurai cinema. 'Sholay' is also a defining example of the masala film, which mixes several genres in one work.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1997-5001/29
type:
poster

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