New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan's iconic film, `Deewar` was a blockbuster and will always remain one of the favourite films of movie buffs.
Today, the Yash Chopra film penned by Salim-Javed duo, has completed forty years and which is why Big B is nostalgic.
Amitabh took to Twitter to thank to Salim-Javed for the brilliant script.
T 1745 - 40 years ! 40 years ago, this day, DEEWAR was released !! 21st Jan 1975 .. Thank you Salim-Javed Saheb for the most perfect script.
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) January 21, 2015
Apart from Big B the movie also starred Shashi Kapoor, Parveen Babi, Neetu Singh, Nirupa Roy, Satyendra Kapoor, Iftekhar and Madan Puri and was released on Jan 21, 1975.
`Deewaar` got the Filmfare Best Movie Award as well as other six Filmfare awards