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Madhubala 1933-1969

Works: 76 works in 168 publications in 5 languages and 1,011 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Madhubala
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Mughal-e-Azam Mug̲h̲ale āẓama by K Asif( Visual )
25 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 16th century AD, the movie brings to life the tale of the doomed love affair between the Mughal Crown Prince Saleem and the beautiful ill-fated court dancer, whose fervour and intensity perpetrates a war between the prince and his father the Great Mughal Emperor Akhar, and threatens to bring an Empire to its knees
K. Alif's Mughal-e-Azam ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Urdu and Hindi and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic spectacular set in the time of the Mughals at the height of their power and splendour
Mr. & Mrs. '55 ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The comedy story of a beautiful girl who wants to buy a husband, and yet be free!?
Chalti ka naam gaadi ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in Hindi and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This crazy comedy features three brothers who run a garage. One is a misogynist, one a bumbler, and the third a romantic who falls in love
Mahal ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sangam Bhavan is a haunted palace, haunted by the ghost of a man who had built the home for his beloved wife
Shirin Farhad Shīrīn̲ Farhad = Śīrīṃ Farhād ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traditional Persian romance in which Farhad must accomplish impossible feats to win his love, Shirin
Amar ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cowardly hero, Amar seduces a milkmaid, Sonia. As Amar watches silently when Sonia suffers the consequences of their passionate moment, the villain, Sankat, offers her help and comfort. Sankat causes havoc in the village before getting killed in a fight with Amar. Sonia is arrested and defended in court by Amar who eventually marries her. The melodramatic subject combined with some unusual surreal imagery makes this film an oddity in the Indian film genre
Half ticket ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A kind-hearted playful young man (Munna) is driven out of his home by his father, who can't take his pranks anymore. He goes about his life doing odd jobs but never lasts longer than few days in one place. One day he meets a girl but pretends to be half-witted in order to win her heart. Meanwhile some cops are chasing a diamond thief who hides a diamond in Munna's hip pocket
Howrah bridge ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rakesh (Ashok Kumar) the son of an expatriate merchant, comes from Rangoon to Calcutta in search of his brother's killer. He takes the help of a friendly restaurant manager. The dancer in the restaurant's nightclub is Edna (Madhubala) and she helps him to rout the villains Pyarelal (K.N. Singh) and Chiang (Madan Puri). The superbly filmed climax depicts a nail-biting chase over Calcutta's famous Howrah Bridge
Sharabi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He believed that he was a terminal alcoholic until love stepped in. Love gave him the strength to wean himself away from the bottle. But one night, one little drink is all that it takes to tear him away from his love and his work in the coal mines. Now he is doomed as he is drowning himself in drink. There is no way out from the depths he has plunged into. But time does strange things. When human efforts seem to have failed, time heals, or so he believes
Kalapani ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of an untiring crusade for justice by a young man, who upon learning about his father's wrongful implication in a fifteen-year-old murder vows to bring the true criminals to justice and get his innocent father released from life imprisonment. He enlists the help of a press reporter, a retired police inspector and an unwitting prostitute who happens to possess some key evidence
Kala pani ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A crime movie about institutionalised corruption. Hero Karan discovers that his father, believed dead, is in fact in jail for a murder he did not commit. Karan sets out to prove his father's innocence with the help of a journalist, Asha. The villain is the corrupt public prosecutor. The key witness is a dancer ... Her own desire ... makes for an ambiguous love triangle that also provides other reasons to that of the hero's vendetta for seeking out the truth"--Container
Amar Amara = Amar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Amar, the hero rapes a woman who takes shelter with him while fleeing from the villain. The cowardly hero now refuses to come forward and sees the woman suffer the consequences of the rape. When his fiance finds out what has happened she stands up for the girl and the hero eventually marries her
Insan jaag utha Insāna jāga uṭhā = Insān jāg uṭh ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gauri lives in a small village in India with her crippled ex-army-man & freedom fighter dad, Laxmandas, and a younger brother, Gulab, and makes a living working as a laborer. One day she notices a male lurking around their house, this male subsequently introduces himself as Ranjeet. who has just arrived from Bombay. Ranjeet and Gauri become friends after Ranjeet treats a wound on Gauri's foot, and then both fall in love with each other. Ranjeet starts working for the Government which is in the process of building a dam, where Gauri also works. Ranjeet starts work as a laborer and subsequently promoted as a crane operator. What Gauri and Laxmandas do not know is that Ranjeet is in this village for a reason: greed for the suitcase of gold that he himself had buried in Gauri's front-yard, the very same gold that he was caught smuggling five years ago and the very same gold that he had spent five years in prison for
Barsaat ki raat ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aman Hyderabadi, a poor poet/singer falls in love with Shabnam, the daughter of Police Commissioner Khan Bahadur. After Aman is humiliated by Bahadur, Shabnam and Aman elope and travel to Lucknow, where Aman changes his name to Kamal Lucknowi and hopes to earn a living by singing. But his voice gives him away and soon he will be hunted by a friend-turned-foe, Inspector Shekhar, who is determined to arrest him
Jhumroo Jhumarū = Jhumrū ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anjana lives a wealthy lifestyle with her dad, Dwarka Nath, in a hilly region in India. When she returns home after several years, she finds that her dad has become more strict and disciplinarian. She meets with local villager, Jhumroo, and both fall in love with each other. Jhumroo takes her home to introduce her to his mom, Kamla. When Dwarka come to know about this, he is enraged, and quckly annouces her marriage with his manager, Ramesh. Jhumroo is heart broken and goes to meet with Anjana, who does tell him that she loves hims, but must obey her father. What Jhumroo and Anjana do not know that she is not Dwarka's daughter, but is the daughter of Kamla, and abducted at a very young age. The question remains what impact will this have on their lives when they find that they are brother and sister, and who actually did abduct Anjana?
Saṃskr̥ta-vāṅmaya maṃ Neharū by Madhubala( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China Town Cāyanā ṭāūna ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Howrah Bridge: Rakesh lives with his brother, Madan, and his dad in Rangoon. Madan has fallen into bad company and steals the family heirloom, in the shape of a dragon and runs away to India. Shortly thereafter, his dead body is found under Calcutta's Howrah Bridge. Rakesh travels to Calcutta in order to find out the mystery behind Madan's death, and also try to recover the family heirloom. His investigations take him to a shady hotel run by Uncle Joe, where an attractive dancer named Edna performs a dance every night. Rakesh finds himself attracted to Edna, and he confides in her why he is here and she decides to assist him. Rakesh comes to know that a man named Bhiku had witnessed his brother's murder, and sets off to find him. Before he could meet him, Bhiku goes missing and no one knows about his whereabouts. Film comes to an end with Rakesh's efforts to solve this mystery, recover the heirloom, continue to woo Edna, and catch his brother's killers
Barasāta kī rāta Barsaat ki raat ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romance between a rising young poet and the daughter of a police officer, with several popular song sequences
Do ustad ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A terrific tale of two teenagers, who though honest to goodness, and worked hard for a living, got only rebuffs and starvation in return. Ultimately, there came a day in their worldly struggle for the very existence, when they parted from each other to rebel against this Kingdom of God where robbery and dishonesty appeared to be the rule. They determined to establish a world of their own, quite different and superior to the known one"--Container
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.45 (from 0.10 for Rāh-i dil ... to 1.00 for Saṃskr̥ta ...)
Alternative Names
Baby Mumtaz 1933-1969
Dehlavi, Mumtaz Jehan Begum 1933-1969
Delhavi Mumtaz Jehan Begum 1933-1969
Mumatāja Jahāṃ Dahalavī 1933-1969
Mumtaz 1933-1969
Mumtaz Jehan Begum Dehlavi 1933-1969
مدهوبال، 1933-1969