Vinod Khanna, who died on Thursday, began what was to be a tremendously successful career in films playing negative roles in films such as Purab Aur Paschim and Mera Gaon Mera Desh
Amitabh Bachchan made his Bollywood debut in 1969 with Khwaja Ahmad Abbas' Saat Hindustani, which fetched him a National Award. And after a rocky start he proved his mettle with a variety of roles
So what makes these films special? On the surface, they are new-age 'cool' films - the kind you would not want to miss out in theatres. But dig deeper, you will see that, each of these films is a brilliant reinvention of a cliched core theme at heart. Thinking of it, it's simply amazing. Not convinced?
Shareek, which is a family drama, also features Dev D actress Mahie Gill. Directed by Navaniat Singh, the movie is scheduled to hit screens on October 22. Bang Bang! actor Jimmy Sheirgill plays a double role in the film