The megastar – the star of the millennium Amitabh Bachchan is celebrating his 74th birth anniversary today. The star who debuted decades ago has his magic and charisma continued. The star’s god fatherly image, his husky voice and his engaging persona have intrigued one and all in India. For decades Amitabh Bachchan has been the identity of Bollywood all over the world. He has not only been honored by the Indian government but has received many honorable awards from many foreign governments. The star is the epitome of greatness and success. The uncrowned Shahanshah of Bollywood has many secrets and many unknown facts connected to his personal as well as work life.
The star after his initial struggle shot to fame after seeing many hardships. The star signed many projects and gave many hit movies. But many of his movies were shut due to some or other reasons and though the release date passed the movie could not be released owing to some or other issue. Here we have compiled a list of 10 Amitabh Bachchan movies which were never released and every diehard fan of Big B should know about. Let’s have a look at the movies of Big B that could have entertained us but unfortunately, we could not witness them on the silver screen.
The 1987 movie Deva which Subhash Ghai started with Amitabh Bachchan was halted all of a sudden. Post the completion of the movie’s some shoot the movie was closed and Subhash Ghai did not continue the movie again with any other star.
The movie Aalishaan was stopped after one week of shoot when Big B became busy in the Farhan Akhtar’s written Main Aazad Hoon.
3 Khuda Gawaah
Though a name with the same name was released later the movie which we are talking of was being directed by Manmohan Desai. The movie was to star Amitabh Bachchan and Parveen Baabi.
4 Yaar Meri Zindaagi
The movie though was released in 2008 in a few parts of Maharashtra was initially intended for a nationwide release. Being shot in the 1990s this movie featuring Big B and Shatrughan Sinha could not be released as per the schedule owing to some difference of opinion between the makers.
5 Apna Paraya
In 1972 when both Big B and Rekha were new comers in the industry the movie was started but after a few weeks the movie was shut down owing to the inexperienced star cast. The movie never started again.
The movie starred Amitabh Bachchan, Parveen Babi, Shakti Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor and Kader Khan. Though the shoot was completed the movie was never released due to reasons unknown.
The movie Shiva was started in 1979 on the popular theme of lost and found but could not be achieved and did not reach any final conclusion. The movie was never saw day’s light.
The movie Tiger was to star Wahida Rehman besides Big B but owing to certain conflicts between the makers and the stars the movie could never be released.
The movie where Big B was to play the doctor’s role and Kamal Hassan to be the patient was to be directed by T Rama Rao but owing to certain issues the movie could not be released and the work could not be proceeded further.
The movie was to portray Big B as a secret agent and Madhuri Dixit Nene as a college girl. The movie was shot for a few days and pot a few day’s shoot the work was halted due to some unspecified reasons. The movie’s plot was somewhat similar to that of Ganga Jamuna.