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Ak̲h̲tar, Jāvīd 1945-

Overview
Works: 296 works in 540 publications in 4 languages and 6,234 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  History  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Epic films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Lyricist, Author, Author of screenplay, Actor, Scenarist, Performer, Producer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jāvīd Ak̲h̲tar
 
Most widely held works by Jāvīd Ak̲h̲tar
Jodhaa Akbar by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 465 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
Sholay by Ramesh Sippy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two adventurous crooks are hired by ex-cop, Thakur, to hunt down the dreaded dacoit Gabbar Singh who massacred Thakur's family. A technically accomplished film, it uses spectacular cinematography, popular music and dialogues that became famous throughout the country
Zindagi na milegi dobara( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three friends decide to turn their fantasy vacation into reality after one of their number becomes engaged"--IMDb
Swades : we, the people by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Hindi and English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Lagaan = Lagāna : once upon a time in India by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of three men, friends since childhood, their individual relationships and the effect that these relationships have on them
Zokkomon( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure of an ordinary boy who rises from despair to meet extraordinary challenges. Kunal, an orphaned boy, discovers how cruel life is when he is abandoned by his heartless uncle. Left to fend for himself, Kunal soon realizes the hero within and begins his epic journey of adventure and transformation to become Zokkomon
Mangal Pandey : the rising by Ketan Mehta( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about the leader of the 1857 mutiny and his fight against British rule
Luck by chance by Zoya Akhtar( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and German and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A starlet and a struggler meet while trying to navigate through the Hindi film industry and end up changing each other's lives forever
Kabhi alvida naa kehna by Karan Johar( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 174 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 conviced that they are happy until they meet each other
Mohenjo Daro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Hindi and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 2016 B.C., the story follows Sarman, a farmer, who travels to the city of Mohenjo Daro and falls in love with a high-status woman, Chaani. But Chaani must wed Munja, son of Mohenjo Daro's ruler, Maham
1947 : Earth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in Hindi and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the city of Lahore in 1947, this film chronicles the fate of a religiously diverse group of working-class friends during the partition of India and Pakistan
1942, a love story = 1942, eka lava stori( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the historical backdrop of the "Quit India Movement" during India's struggle for independence, this romantic story portrays the martyrdom of freedom fighters and the sacrifices that common folk as well as the elite were willing to make in the national cause. The turbulence of August 1942 was remarkable for the violence meted out by the British to curb the momentum the independence movement had gained
Talaash : the answer lies within( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surjan Singh Shekhawat who has been entrusted the task of solving a high-profile murder case of a film star is up against a dead-end. Will he be able to take the case to a natural conclusion?
Rock on!! by Abhishek Kapoor( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Story of four boys who put together a great band but never make it and break up. Ten years later, fate conspires to bring them together again and sets them on a journey back to where they left off and a soul searching pilgrimage into their past"--Container
Wake up Sid by Ayan Mukerji( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 126 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
Deewaar = Dīvāra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is about two brothers, one a cop and the other a criminal. The brothers share a mutual adoration for their mother and though they care for each other end up at odds due to their respective roles
Kuch naa kaho = Kucha nā kaho by Rohan Sippy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raj is an Indian living in New York who visits India to attend a wedding. Namrata, his uncle's colleague, agrees to help Raj find a suitable Indian bride, but he falls for her, and then problems arise
Bhoothnath( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a story about a seven year old naughty yet innocent boy, who unknowingly turns a foe into a firend"--Container
Shaurya by Samar Khan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Captain Javed Khan is charged with mutiny, treason, and killing a fellow officer, he refuses to speak in his own defense because he is guarding secrets too powerful for the establishment to handle
Veer-Zaara = Vīra-zārā = Vīr-zārā( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Squadron Leader Veer Pratap Singh is a rescue pilot with the Indian Air Force. One day, on duty, he comes across Zaara, a girl from Pakistan who is stranded in India. Veer saves her life ... and his life is never the same again. Twenty-two years later, Saamiya Siddiqui, a Pakistani lawyer on her first case, finds herself face-to-face with an ageing Veer Pratap Singh. He has languished in a Pakistan jail cell for 22 years and has not spoken to anyone all these years - and no one knows why. Her mission is to discover the truth about Veer and see to it that justice is served
 
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A_k_htar, Ja-ved 1945-

A_k_htar, Ja-vi-d 1945-

A_k_htara, Ja-veda 1945-

Ak_h_tar, Ja-vi-d 1945-

Akhtar, Javed 1945-

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Ak̲h̲tara, Jāveda 1945-

Ja-ved A_k_htar 1945-

Javed 1945-

Javed Akhatar

Jāved Aḵẖtar

Javed Akhtar 1945-....

Javed Akhtar Indiaas scenarioschrijver

Javed Akhtar indischer Drehbuchautor, Poet und Liedtexter

Javed Akhtar indisk politikar og manusforfattar

Javed Akhtar indisk politiker och manusförfattare

Javed Akhtar indisk politiker og manusforfatter

Javed Akhtar indisk politiker og manuskriptforfatter

Javed Akhtar Poet, lyricist, scriptwriter

Javed Akhtar poeta, paroliere e sceneggiatore indiano

Javed Aktar

Javed Akthar

Jāvīd Aḵẖtar

Jāvīd Ak̲h̲tar 1945-...

Ахтар, Джавед

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‏اختر، جاويد،‏ ‏1945-

اختر, جاوید

جاوید اختر

جاوید اختر فیلمنامه‌نویس و سیاست‌مدار هندی

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जावेद अख्तर

जावेद जान निसार अख्तर

জাভেদ আখটাৰ

জাভেদ আখতার

ਜਾਵੇਦ ਅਖ਼ਤਰ

ଜାଭେଦ ଅଖ୍ତର

ஜாவேத் அக்தர்

ಜಾವೇದ್ ಅಕ್ತರ್

ജാവേദ് അക്തർ

贾韦德·阿赫塔尔

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Talking songs : Javed Akhtar in conversation with Nasreen Munni Kabir and sixty selected songs