Sholay, India's first film in 70mm stereophonic sound and perhaps India's biggest cult film, released. It broke all box-office records.
Death of two great music director shook the country, Madan Mohan
died on 14th July and S. D. Burman
passed away on 31st October.
Bhagwan's Albela re-released and attained a great success.
Broadcasting of Kishore Kumar
's films and songs banned on Doordarshan and All India Radio. Kishore Kumar
married Yogita Bali. It was his third marriage.