Shalimar is a 1978 film. The movie starred Dharmendra, Zeenat Aman, Shammi Kapoor, Prem Nath and Aruna Irani. English actor Sir Rex Harrison and American actors John Saxon and Sylvia Miles appear in supporting roles in their first and only Bollywood film.
Jayamalini does a dance number in the film. This was the last time that Mohammed Rafi’s voice was picturized on Shammi Kapoor.
Its English version is known as Raiders of the Sacred Stone. Rex Harrison’s voice was dubbed by Kader Khan. The plot is inspired by the novel ‘The vulture is a patient bird’ by James Hedley Chase.