Old school Bollywood poster for sale of the Hindi film, Kaala Patthar (1979).
This is an actual surviving old Bollywood poster for sale of the 1979 film that featured the greatest superstar of Indian cinema, Amitabh Bachchan in the lead role.
Kaala Patthar is considered a Yash Chopra classic, making this old Amitabh movie poster, very collectible.
Printed and circulated several years after the first release of the film (late 1980s), this Amitabh Bachchan old movies poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This old Amitabh movie poster was originally designed in hand drawn format on canvas. The original angry young man of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan is seen prominently in the center in a screaming avatar. Sharughan Sinha and Shashi Kapoor are seen in quirky hand drawn avatars in this old Amitabh movie poster. Actresses Parveen Babi and Raakhee Gulzar are seen at the top and bottom respectively of this old Amitabh movie poster.
Kaala Patthar (Black Stone) is a 1979 Hindi action film produced and directed by Yash Chopra. The story was written by Salim-Javed and it highlights the plight of workers in coal mines run by ruthlessly selfish owners. This film was the fourth collaboration between Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor and director Yash Chopra after the hugely successful Deewaar (1975), Kabhie Kabhie (1976) and Trishul (1978).