Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor share a great personal and professional bond. The duo together delivered many blockbusters in the past and now when veteran actor Shashi Kapoor has been conferred with prestigious the Dadasaheb Phalke Award next month, Big B’s special recoded message for the 77-
Kaala Patthar - Trailer
Release Date: 24 August 1979 Genre: Drama Run Time: 136 Mins Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Shatrughan Sinha, Raakhee, Parveen Babi, Neetu Singh And Sanjeev Kumar Lyrics By: Sahir Music By: Rajesh Roshan Produced & Directed By: Yash Chopra When disaster strikes three men stand up to fight for justice for the coal miners who risk their lives as part and parcel of their existence. Vijay (Amitabh Bachchan) a disgraced ex-naval officer has been court martialed and dismissed from the Navy. Vijay is now working at the coal mine. He welcomes every sign of danger and adversity in an attempt to combat the demons within and pay for an act of cowardliness as the captain of a sinking ship. Ravi (Shashi Kapoor) is an engineer in charge of the doomed project. He tries to alert the management on the impending disaster but in vain. Ravi & Vijay join forces in order to save lives of their fellow workers and fight the establishment. Mangal (Shatrughan Sinha) is an escaped convict who finds shelter from the hands of the law at the coal mine. A boisterous and an egoistic man, who finds that there is a compassionate human being buried within him and ends up joining the quest for justice. Kaala Patthar is Inspired by a true mining tragedy in Bihar which claimed hundreds of lives and a film about how different people from different walks of life and backgrounds come together and show true courage and character to fight the forces of nature in what is a loosing battle.
As the world gears up to pay tribute to 100 years of Indian cinema, we cannot deny the contribution of this single family in the rise of Bollywood. The kapoors have remained the uncrowned kings of the silver screen of India and four generations have contributed towards the development of the indu
Legendary actor Shashi Kapoor's family dismisses his unwell report saying that he is fine and fans are spreading false report about his health. On Saturday, there has been quite abuzz on twitter about his bad health. Shashi Kapoor’s 'official' page on social networking website, Facebook, stated: