Amitabh Bachchan gets nostalgic on 40th anniversary of Zanjeer

By HT

Amitabh Bachchan earned the tag, Angry Young Man, from the 1973 film. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who rose to fame after starring in Prakash Mehra's Zanjeer, says he is grateful to writer-duo Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar for believing on him. Amitabh Bachchan, 70, had delivered many flops
before starring in the hit 1973 film and successfully earned the tag of Angry Young Man.

"40 years anniversary of film Zanjeer today .. An entire lifetime gone by.. What a moment.. Salim-Javed for thinking of me, thank you... Have always wondered how they did.. A failed newcomer.. So much connected to the film.. What a time in the life of a life!!," he posted on Twitter.

The film, which had changed the trend from romantic films to a