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Film sholay kis film se prerit hai ,yahan tak ke villain ka naam bhi kafi similiar hai .......... ?

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Asked by HRITIK PANDE, 23 Apr '13 12:41 pm
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Its been many movies which inspired sholay...once wikipedia had all the details ,which were later removed.
Answered by Quest, 24 Apr '13 09:26 am

 
  
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The film drew heavily from the conventions of Western films, especially Sergio Leone's Spaghetti Westerns, such as Once Upon a Time in the West (1968), and John Sturges' film The Magnificent Seven (1960), itself being a remake of Akira Kurosawa's 1954 film Seven Samurai. Sholay was also influenced by the westerns of Sam Peckinpah, such as The Wild Bunch (1969) and Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (1973); and by Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969).[8] The opening train sequence was lifted from North West Frontier (1959).[9] Some plot elements were borrowed from the Indian films Mera Gaon Mera Desh (1971) and Khote Sikkay (1973).

The character of Gabbar Singh was modelled on a real-life dacoit of the same name who menaced the villages around Gwalior in the 1950s. Any policeman captured by the real Gabbar Singh had his ears and nose cut off, and was then released a lesson to other policemen. The character was also influenced by the villain Indio of Sergio Leone's For A Few Dollars M ...more
Answered by Psycho, 23 Apr '13 12:44 pm

 
  
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Nahin pata
Source: aap bata dijiye na
Answered by ms, 23 Apr '13 12:42 pm

 
  
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