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Rahman, A. R.

Overview
Works: 548 works in 1,372 publications in 14 languages and 24,425 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Survival films  Musical films  History  Sports films  Romance films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Musician, Conductor, Other, Singer, Compiler, Lyricist, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Slumdog Millionaire by Danny Boyle( Visual )

53 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamal Malik is an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" When the show breaks for the night, police arrest him on suspicion of cheating. Desperate to prove his innocence, Jamal tells the story of his life in the slum where he and his brother grew up. He describes their adventures together on the road, of vicious encounters with local gangs, and of Latika, the girl he loved and lost. Every chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the game show's questions. Jamal's increasingly layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the show's seemingly impossible questions. When the new day dawns and Jamal returns to answer the final question, the Inspector and sixty million viewers watch to find out if he can answer the question of how anyone comes to know the things they know about life and love
127 Hours by Danny Boyle( Visual )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Danny Boyle's action adventure traces the true story of trapped hiker Aron Ralston's fight for survival. Setting out alone and telling no-one where he's going, Ralston (James Franco) begins a hiking expedition in the mountains of Utah. Young, and with a zest for life, he takes rock-climbing in his stride, fearing nothing, and with a permanent smile on his face. Soon after crossing paths with fellow hikers Kristi (Kate Mara) and Megan (Amber Tamblyn), however, Ralston becomes trapped in a remote canyon when a falling boul
The Hundred-Foot Journey by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Catalan and held by 1,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This uplifting story bursts with flavor, passion and heart. When the chilly chef proprietress of Michelin-starred French restaurant in southern France gets wind of a culinary immigrant opening an Indian restaurant just 100 feet from her own, her icy process escalate to all-out war between the two establishments. It's a celebration of triumph over exile as these two worlds collide and one young man tries to find the comfort of home in every spot - wherever he may be."--Container
Couples retreat by Vince Vaughn( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra la historia de cuatro parejas que van de vacaciones a un resort en una isla tropical. Mientras una pareja está ahí para trabajar en su matrimonio, las otras están para divertirse, tomar el sol, hacer esquí acuático, descansar en el spa, etc., pero pronto descubren que la asistencia a la terapia matrimonial no es opcional, sino obligatoria
Million Dollar Arm( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American sports agent and his partner travel to India where they hold a contest to find cricket players they can teach baseball to, in the hopes of making them Major League Baseball players
People like us by Simon Greenall( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sam ... is a twenty-something, fast-talking salesman whose latest deal collapses the day he learns his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home to put his father's estate in order and reconnect with his estranged family. While there, he uncovers a startling secret that turns his entire world upside down--he has a 30-year-old sister he never knew existed"--Container
Lagaan = Lagāna : once upon a time in India by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An arrogant British Army captain forces a bet on a group of farmers. If they can win a cricket match against the army team, they will not have to pay the tax called lagaan for three years
Slumdog millionaire music from the motion picture by A. R Rahman( Recording )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set and filmed in India, Slumdog Millionaire tells the story of a young uneducated man from the Dharavi slums of Mumbai who appears on the Indian version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (Kaun Banega Crorepati, mentioned in the Hindi version) and exceeds people's expectations, arousing the suspicions of the game show host and of law enforcement officials.:--Wikipedia
Kandukondain kandukondain I have found it by Rajiv Menon( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters attempt to find love against a backdrop of family turmoil
Jodhaa Akbar by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic telling of the sixteenth century politically expedient marriage between the Mogul emperor, Akbar, and the Rajput princess, Jodhaa, which became a journey of true love
Rang de basanti( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story about the youth of India today. A young London based film-maker comes upon the diaries of her grandfather, who served in the British police force in India during the freedom struggle. She plans to shoot a film based on the diaries and casts a group of friends to play the roles of the revolutionaries described in the diaries. The friends cannot identify with the characters and would rather enjoy today's life than get involved in a project the seems like stuff of textbooks
India( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gems the duets collection by Michael Bolton( Recording )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For his 21st studio album, Michael Bolton is joined by a long list of stars for a collection of duets, including Seal, Rascal Flatts, Eva Cassidy, Laura Fabian, Paula Fernandes, and Helene Fischer
Dil se by Maṇiratn̲am( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man meets an enigmatic girl who later seeks his help without revealing that she is part of a terrorist organization
Fire by Deepa Mehta( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a barren, arranged marriage to an amateur swami who seeks enlightenment through celibacy, Radha's life takes an irresistible turn when her beautiful young sister-in-law seeks to free herself from the confines of her own loveless marriage and [falls] into the supple embrace of Radha."--Container
Jab tak hai jaan by Shakrukh Khan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a personal diary account a carefree media professional discovers that a Indian Army man who fascinates her has a love interest tucked away in London. Will she be able to bridge the gap and get close to him? Or will his past come back to haunt?
Swades we, the people by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Rock the tabla by Hossam Ramzy( )

2 editions published in 2011 and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bombay by Maṇiratn̲am( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on true incidents. Personifies Hindu-Muslim racial tensions ... starts out a love story, a romance between a south Indian Hindu man and a Muslim woman ... taboo in the small village they hail from. They marry against family wishes and move to Bombay ... The rest of the film is set in the December 1992-January 1993 period when the "Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid" controversy had raised racial tensions in Bombay (and other parts of India) and sparked riots and violence. The family is separated from the children and fathers of both parents are killed ... An underlying moral of thinking of oneself as an Indian rather than a Hindu or a Muslim is prevalent throughout the latter part of the film"--Munseh Makhija in Internet Movie Database
Mangal Pandey the rising by Ketan Mehta( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Hindi and English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Mangal Pandey who is known for his role as a leader in the Indian rebellion of 1857
 
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Alternative Names
A. R. Rahman compositor, productor y músico indio

A.R. Rahman Indiaas componist

A. R. Rahman Indian singer and composer

A. R. Rahman indischer Komponist von Filmmusik und Unterhaltungsmusik

A. R. Rahman indisk komponist, skodespelar og songar

A.R. Rahman indisk komponist, skuespiller og sanger

A.R. Rahman indisk kompositör, skådespelare och sångare

A. R. Rahman músic indi

A.R reman

A. R. 라만

A.R.ラフマーン

A·R·拉曼

A. S. Dileep Kumar 1966-....

Allah Rakha Rahman compositore indiano

Ar Rahman 1966-....

Kumar, A.S. Dileep

Kumar A. S. Dileep 1966-....

Malik, A. R. Rahman Daboo 1966-

Rahamāna, E. Ara

Rahman, Allah Rakha.

Rahman Allah Rakha 1966-....

Rahman, AR.

Rahman, AR 1966-

R̲ahmān, E. Ār

Rakuman, A. R.

Rakuman A. R. 1966-....

Rehman, A. R.

Rehman A. R. 1966-....

Рахман, Алла Ракха

اللہ رکھا رحمان

أي.أر. رحمان

ای. آر. رحمان آهنگساز، بازیگر، و خواننده هندی

اے آر رحمان

ئا. ر. راهمان

ئەی ئار ڕەحمان

ए आर रहमान

এ আর রহমান Indian singer and composer

ਏ. ਆਰ. ਰਹਿਮਾਨ

એ. આર. રહેમાન

ଏ. ଆର. ରହମାନ

ஏ. ஆர். ரகுமான்

ఎ.ఆర్.రెహమాన్

ಎ. ಆರ್. ರಹಮಾನ್‌

എ.ആർ. റഹ്‌മാൻ

เอ. อาร์. ราห์แมน

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A.R. Rahman : the spirit of music