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Kapoor, Shashi

Overview
Works: 207 works in 569 publications in 8 languages and 5,249 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Biography  Musical films  Fiction  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author, Costume designer, Director, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Shashi Kapoor
 
Most widely held works by Shashi Kapoor
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bizarre tale of an 18th-century Englishman who travels to strange lands that are strangely like home. It chronicles Gulliver's travels in Lilliput and Brobdingnag, and brings to life the Laputans, Struldbruggs, and Houynhnhms
Heat and dust by James Ivory( Visual )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1970s, a woman travels to India to find the truth about her great-aunt, who left her British husband for an Indian prince in the 1930s
Shakespeare Wallah by James Ivory( Visual )

26 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Story of two lovers, Lizzie and Sanju, one belongs to an obsolete English travelling theatre group, the other is a rich young Indian playboy. Their affair-sudden, electric, brief-provides the pivot for a story about the decline and fall of British power in modern India
Siddhartha by Conrad Rooks( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's spiritual odyssey, filmed on location in Rishikesh and Bharatpur, and based on Hesse's novella
Bombay talkie by James Ivory( Visual )

12 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and French and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled romance laced with barbed wit and pointed melodrama. An affectionate view of the Indian film industry (aka Bollywood)
The householder by James Ivory( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a shy, Delhi schoolteacher who marries and then, little by little, gets to know his wife during their first year together. This story, derived from the culture of modern India, is able to relate to the problems of young couples everywhere
In custody( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nur is considered the greatest living Urdu poet and Deven hopes to rekindle interest in the language by recording Nur reciting his magical verse. But multiple problems block Deven's path, the greatest being Nur's two shrewish wives, his love of drink, and the vastly bloated poet himself. Deven's monstrous task quickly turns into a cultural odyssey that follows a humorous path to an unexpected conclusion
The deceivers( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

India, 1825: the country is being ravaged by cult members known as Thugees or "the Deceivers", who commit robbery and ritualistic murder. Appalled by their activities, English Captain William Savage undertakes the hazardous task of going undercover as a 'Deceiver' in order to infiltrate their ranks. He is at constant risk of betrayal and vengeance and undergoes a disturbing psychological transformation as he experiences the cult's bloodlust firsthand
Kabhi kabhie by Yash Chopra( Visual )

20 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is about a poet who loves a woman but she, under pressure from her parents, marries another man. The tension which results is resolved in the next generation
Herman Hesse Siddhartha( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's spiritual odyssey, filmed on location in Rishikesh and Bharatpur, and based on Hesse's novella
Deewaar Dīvāra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers, one a cop and the other a criminal, share a mutual adoration for their mother. Though they care for each other, they end up at odds due to their respective roles
Sammy and Rosie get laid by Stephen Frears( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A subversive comedy about a sex-starved immigrant, his bed-hopping wife, a rich father, and the father's lover
36 Chowringhee Lane( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Hindi and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet, a middle-aged Anglo-Indian schoolteacher living alone in Calcutta befriends a former student and her boyfriend and has happy times with them. Then, after her brother, who lives in a nursing home, dies and the student and her friend are married, Violet has no one left and must leave India to go live with faraway relatives
Silsila( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amit, a poet, decides to bury his past along with his love for Chandni, when he meets Shobha. Shobha's life has come to a standstill after her fiancé and Amit's brother, Shekhar, dies in a plane crash. Amit had only come to mourn the death of his brother with Shobha, but ends up sacrificing his own love and life in an attempt to give Shobha a new lease of [sic] life."--Container
Awāra by Rāja Kapūra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strict judge (Prithviraj Kapoor) disowns his pregnant wife (Leela Chitnis) and throws her out on flimsy suspicions. Her son (Raj Kapoor) opts for leading the life of a vagabond (Awara). Living on his wits, committing small crimes to make ends meet, Raj teams up with Jagga (K.N. Singh), a known criminal and eventually ends up in a court where his father is a judge
Junoon by Shyam Benegal( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Movie chronicles the period of 1857 to 1858 when the soldiers of the East India Company mutinied and many smaller kingdoms joined the soldiers in the hope of regaining their territories from the English. The movie is shown from the perspective of one of the leaders of the fight
Satyam shivam sundaram( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man, enthralled with his wife's singing, struggles to overcome his revulsion at her hidden disfigurement
Trishul by Yash Chopra( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engineer visiting a town, has a brief affair with a local girl and walks off, leaving her with a child. Twenty years later his illegitimate son plans a revenge against his father
Utsav( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebration of the 4th century love affair between the Brahmin merchant Charudatt and the courtesan Vasantsena; set among the architectural monuments of Karnataka and Bharatpur
Jinnah( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Urdu and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Life of [Mahomed Ali] Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan. When Jinnah dies, he is taken to a heavenly ante-room where a decision will be made on his fate, but his file has gone missing, and the Guide must question him about his life to fill in his story"--Container
 
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Kapoor, Sashi

Kapoor, Sashi 1938-

Kapoor, Shashi 1938-

Kapur, Sashi

Kapur, Shashi 1938-

Kapūra, Śashi 1938-

Sashi Kapoor

Śaṣirāja 1938-

Shashi Kapoor

Shashi Kapoor 1938-....

Shashi Kapoor attore, regista e produttore cinematografico indiano

Shashi Kapoor Film actor and director

Shashi Kapoor indischer Schauspieler

Shashi Kapur 1938-

Shashi Raj

Shashi Raj 1938-

Shashiraj

Shashiraj 1938-

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