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Johar, Karan 1972-

Works: 97 works in 323 publications in 5 languages and 5,257 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Musical films  Motion pictures  Romance films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Love stories 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Restager , Film editor, Conceptor, Author of dialog, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Karan Johar
Most widely held works by Karan Johar
My name is Khan by Karan Johar( Visual )

35 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rizwan, an Indian man with a unique way of looking at the world, moves to San Francisco and meets a vivacious single mother named Mandira. They form a special bond and fall in love against all odds, but fate and tragedy conspire to tear them apart. That's when Rizwan embarks on a remarkable journey across America to win back the love of his life"--Container
Kabhi khushi kabhie gham-- by Karan Johar( Visual )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man goes against the wishes of his beloved father to marry the girl he loves. When he leaves home, his younger brother vows to reunite the family and bring back the happiness they once shared
Kuch kuch hota hai by Karan Johar( Visual )

45 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a story of 2 best friends at college, Rahul (Shahrukh Khan and tomboy Anjali (Kajol). Unknown to Rahul, Anjali has fallen in love with him. When Rahul confesses that he is in love with Tina (Rani Mukherji), Anjali is heartbroken and decides to leave the college ... Now, nine years have passed and Rahul is a single parent after Tina's demise."--Container
Om shanti om by Gauri Khan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic saga of a boy next door, Om Prakesh Makhija, who works as a junior artiste in Bollywood in the 70's. He is madly in love with the superstar of that time, Shantipriya. His dreams and aspirations to become a superstar and be with his lady love are thwarted as he witnesses the brutal murder of his beloved Shantipriya by a mercenary producer. Om Prakash dies trying to save his Shanti. But destiny has something else in store when 'Om Prakash' the junior artiste returns as 'Om Kapoor' the superstar of 2007!! His journey of rediscovering himself, his past life and avenging the death of his beloved is the story of 'Om Shanti Om!'
Kal ho naa ho( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Aman Mathur moves into the neighborhood, he changes the life of Naina Catherine Kapur by pushing into things the quiet and serious girl would never have dreamed of doing
Kabhi alvida naa kehna by Karan Johar( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dev, a professional soccer player in New York City, and Maya, a nursery school teacher, are married to or about to marry different people. They are convinced they are happy until they meet one another
Yeh jawaani hai deewani( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends take off for adventure sport and discover little-known personal aspects of one another. Years later they reunite and this time the equation is even more combustible
Dostana( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the passing of her parents, Neha Melwani lives in Miami with her aunt. She rents out a room in her apartment to two seemingly gay Indian men, Kunal Chauhan and Sameer Acharya, a photographer and nurser respectively. She introduces them to her departing gay boss, Murli, and falls in love with her new boss, Abhimanyu Singh. She will soon realize that she has two rivals for her new love - none other than Kunal and Sameer
The lunchbox by Ritesh Batra( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Hindi and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects Ila, a neglected housewife, to Saajan ... , a lonely man on the verge of retirement"--Container
Wake up Sid by Ayan Mukerji( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sid is a quintessential Mumbai slacker boy: wealthy, lazy and completely lacking in focus. An unexpected meeting with Aisha, a driven, bold and ambitious writer from Calcutta, results in a summer of discoveries, realizations and coming of age"--Container
2 states one love--( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in Hindi and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Punjabi boy and Tamilian girl discover love on their college campus. However, their diverse cultures make its culmination a challenge
I hate luv storys by Punit Malhotra( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolves around a cynical assistant director, Jay, and a moony, sentimental set designer, Simran, at odds over the meaning of love and whether it's even necessary
We are family( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directed by debutant Siddharth Malhotra, the film is a Hindi adaptation of Julia Roberts starrer 1998 hit film Stepmom and stars Kajol, Kareena Kapoor and Arjun Rampal in the lead roles
Bombay Talkies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an anthology film consisting of four short films. Ajeeb Dastaan Hai Yeh: a woman and a gay man are friends, but he is attracted to her husband. Star: an adaptation of Satyajit Ray's short story "Patol Babu, Film Star." A failed actor struggles to make a living after his father's death. Sheila Ki Jawaani: A 12-year-old boy aspires to be a Bollywood dancer. Murabba (Fruit Preserve): Vijay travels to Mumbai to fulfill his ailing father's wish
Student of the year( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Hindi and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the story of Abhimanyu Singh and Rohan Nanda, who traverse the path of competition, envy, triumph, failure, manipulation and heartbreak in their mini-universe of St. Teresa High School, Dehradun. When Abhi and Rohan's rivalry takes an unexpected turn to friendship, neither pre-empts the complications that would brew. Things are further knotted up when Shanaya Singhania, the most popular girl on the campus enters the equation
Gippi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gippi is a 14-year-old girl who lives in Shimla with her mother Bappi and little brother Booboo. She is overweight and awkward and doesn`t know how to handle the physical, emotional and social changes happening in her life
Kurbaan( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avantika is a teacher who leaves New York to return to India after her father has a heart attack. There, she meets Ehsaan and soon they get married and return to the States, and subsequently buy a house in an Indian neighborhood and settle in. Their conservative Muslim neighbors invite them to dinner. A few days later Avantika's world is turned upside down when she finds out that their neighbors are terrorists who want to avenge the deaths of innocent Iraqi and Afghani civilians massacred by British and American forces, and that her husband is not who he claims to be
Gori tere pyaar mein!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a story of two opposites. Sriram who likes the good life and Dia who wants to do her bit and make a difference in society in her small way. It is love at first sight for him and she falls in love with him later. But differences drove them apart. Life goes on for a bit till he is all set to marry Vasudha and then he realize that maybe their love story is not over. He goes back in search of Dia and to woo her back. But she has moved on. Will he win her back?
Humpty Sharma ki dulhania Hamaṭī Śarmā kī dulhaniyā( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in Hindi and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

KavyaPratap Singh meets Humpty Sharma during her marriage shopping trip to Dehli and, once KavyaPratap's trip ends and she returns to her Ambala home, Humpty decides to follow her home to try to win her heart
Ungli Un̐galī( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Hindi and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends, Abhay (a crime journalist), Maya (a medical intern), Goti (a computer hardware specialist), and Kalim (the owner of a garage), create a vigilante gang called the Ungli gang. They decide to do something about the corruption in every strata of the system. The gang picks up momentum and people's love by a series of actions
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Johara, Karaṇa

Karan Johar.

Karan Johar 1972-

Karan Johar attore, regista e produttore cinematografico indiano

Karan Johar Indian film director, producer, screenwriter and television host

Karan Johar indischer Regisseur und Schauspieler

Karan Johar indyjski reżyser, scenarzysta i producent filmowy

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