It will be a crime if any word lesser than “A LEGEND” is used to describe the extraordinary and phenomenal persona called Amitabh Bachchan. This man, has acted in close to 250 movies so far and is still going strong. He has always set new standards for his craft and abilities and still outperformed himself every single time. Fighting various financial and emotional battles and facing some severe health issues, each time Amitabh Bachchan has come out victorious. Just when he gives a best performance of his life and audience start thinking what next, he comes up with another new benchmark and audience are left spellbound. On 11th October 2017, this Himalayan artiste is completing platinum jubilee of his life. And EliteColumn wants to give a tribute to the legacy of talent, dedication, passion and extreme hard work Mr. Bachchan has given to millions of his fans. Below is the list of some of the best performances of Mr. Amitabh Bacchan which we think were milestones in his career. They were different in terms of the subject they tackled and some of them are also applauded for the humungous amount of efforts Mr.Bacchan put into them. Have a look.

Zanjeer

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Without a doubt, the great discovery of Amitabh Bacchan.

Sholay

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The biggest movie of his career and Jay has become immortal.

Anand

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This was the movie when the rising star Amitabh played second fiddle to the setting star Rajesh Khanna.

Agneepath

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Vijay Dinanath Chouhan is still remembered more than the movie.

Abhiman

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The angry young man turned a householder. This was the first time he expressed more through his emotions rather than words.

Trishul

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Pitted against the versatile Sanjeev Kumar, audience died with pleasure watching the duo together.

Chupke Chupke

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Ohh yes. The funny streak and the combination with Dharmendra. Sheer brilliance.

Silsila

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The passionate and stylish lover. No one presented Amitabh in a way Yash Chopra did. Those turtle necks were awesome.

Mohabbatein

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The big metamorphosis. Narayan Shankar showed us that Amitabh has grown old – Gracefully.

Black

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One cannot find such an unconventional and extraordinary teacher anywhere else. This was an epitome of the acting prowess.

Bunty aur Babli

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Again tickling the funny bone, he proved why he is the father of Abhishek Bacchan while dancing to the tunes of Kajrare.

Nishabd

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He made his audience Nishabd (Speechless) Again a brilliant act where expressions were more effective than words.

Paa

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Simply innocent magic. No other words.

Piku

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No one could pull off the eccentric Bengali father with such conviction. Listen to his single dialogue – “Aey Piku. Flush me paani nahi haay” and you know what I mean.

Pink

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When Amitabh Bacchan tells you what is the significance of “NO” the whole world listens.