Film Movies Written By Salim-Javed

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This is a list of films written by Salim-Javed, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Salim-Javed is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Salim-Javed screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Salim-Javed films are not included on this list. Salim-Javed has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Salim-Javed films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.

List features movies like Kaala Patthar and Shaan.

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Deewaar is a 1975 Indian crime-drama film directed by Yash Chopra, written by Salim-Javed, and starring Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor. Reflecting "the tumultuous politics of the early 70s" in India, Deewaar tells the story of a pair of impoverished brothers who, after their family is betrayed by the misplaced idealism of their father, struggle to survive on the streets of Mumbai. Deewaar was a ground-breaking work. It was one of a slew of films establishing Bachchan as the "angry young man" of Bollywood cinema and Parveen Babi as the "new Bollywood woman" whose character Anita is "a liberated working girl, smoking, drinking and sleeping with her lover, defying every Hindi film heroine ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor, Madan Puri, Shashi Kapoor, Parveen Babi, + more

Initial Release: 1975

Directed by: Yash Chopra

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Kaala Patthar is a 1979 Indian Bollywood action/drama film based on the Chasnala mining disaster. It was produced and directed by Yash Chopra. The story was written by Salim-Javed. This film is the fourth collaboration between Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor and director Yash Chopra after the hugely successful Deewaar, Kabhie Kabhie and Trishul. However, this film did average business at the box office. It was nominated for Filmfare awards. While Rajesh Roshan provided music for the lyrics penned by Sahir, the background score was composed by Salil Chowdhary. The movie is now termed as a Yash Chopra classic. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Amitabh Bachchan, Prem Chopra, Sanjeev Kumar, Satyendra Kapoor, Raakhee Gulzar, + more

Initial Release: 1979

Directed by: Yash Chopra

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Seeta aur Geeta is a 1972 Hindi comedy, drama film starring Hema Malini in a dual role, and directed by Ramesh Sippy. The story is by Salim-Javed and the music by R.D. Burman. The story is about identical twins who are separated at birth and grow up with different temperaments. The twins then swap places. Hema's two partners in the movie are played by Dharmendra and Sanjeev Kumar. Manorama plays the evil aunt who changes her tune after her arm is twisted. Furthermore, Hema Malini was noted for the novelty of her role as Geeta where she is rambunctious and sometimes violent. This theme has been repeated in other movies before and after. A prior movie on this theme was Ram Aur Shyam starring ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Hema Malini, Dharmendra, Sanjeev Kumar, Satyendra Kapoor, Kamal Kapoor, + more

Initial Release: 1972

Directed by: Ramesh Sippy

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Shaan is a 1980 Indian Hindi action-thriller film. The film was directed by Ramesh Sippy after the super success of his previous venture, Sholay. The story was written by Salim-Javed. The film was expected to match the success of Sholay but failed to do so. The film however, ran to packed houses in its re-runs and made a lot of money. Eventually, it was declared to be the highest grosser of 1980 by IBOS. It did obtain the services of Sholay's music composer, R.D. Burman, whose songs for the film provided it with a Best Music nomination at Filmfare, this being its sole nomination. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Amitabh Bachchan, Raakhee Gulzar, Shashi Kapoor, Dalip Tahil, Sunil Dutt, + more

Initial Release: 1980

Directed by: Ramesh Sippy

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