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Ak̲h̲tar, Jāvīd 1945-

Works: 301 works in 613 publications in 3 languages and 6,143 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  History  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Comedy films  Epic films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Lyricist, Author, Author of screenplay, Actor, Performer, Scenarist, Producer, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Jodhaa Akbar by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Hindi 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
Zindagi na milegi dobara by Zoya Akhtar( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 341 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 )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Hindi and English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bright young scientist working at NASA returns to rural India on a quest to find his childhood nanny. He is drawn into her village's life and finds himself searching for answers to questions of progress and development that the village faces
Sholay by Ramesh Sippy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two small-time crooks are hired by Thakur, an ex-cop, to stop the tyranny of Gabbar Singh, who massacred Thakur's family. It is also the story of a village that realizes non-violence does not mean cowardice, but that it can stand up to terror and lawlessness
Lagaan = Lagāna : once upon a time in India by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of three friends and their individual relationships and the effect that these relationships have on them
Kuch naa kaho = Kucha nā kaho by Rohan Sippy( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 217 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
Zokkomon( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den forældreløse Kunal bliver forladt af sin hjerteløse onkel, der vil have fat i forældrenes penge. Han slår sig ned i et ubeboet hus hos en tyv, men da han bliver arresteret, må Kunal klare sig selv på sin vej mod at blive superhelten Zokkomon
Mangal Pandey : the rising by Ketan Mehta( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 193 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
Kabhi alvida naa kehna by Karan Johar( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 170 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
Luck by chance by Zoya Akhtar( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 169 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
Veer-Zaara = Vīra-zārā = Vīr-zārā by Yash Chopra( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2004 Indian feature film directed by Yash Chopra. 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. In Hindi with English subtitles
1947 earth( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in Hindi and held by 144 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
Talaash : the answer lies within by Reema Kagti( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 136 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?
1942, a love story = 1942, eka lava stori by Vidhu Vinod Chopra( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 131 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
Rock on!! by Abhishek Kapoor( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 129 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 114 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 )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Hindi and held by 113 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
Om shanti om by Gauri Khan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Hindi and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den unge skuespiller Om er vildt forelsket i superstjernen Shantipriya. Da hun bliver myrdet, dør han i forsøget på at redde hende. Om vender tilbage i 2007, nu som superstjerne. Han finder ud af, hvad der skete i den tidligere reinkarnation i 1970'erne, og får endelig hævn
Bhoothnath( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 80 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
Mr. India = Mi ̣iṇḍiyā by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mogambo hopes to be the emperor of India and is behind the riots and general mahem which is plaguing the country. Arun Veghem, who runs an orphanage, finds his father's secret formula for making himself invisible. Disguised as the invisible superhero "Mr. India", Arun takes on Mogambo. He is assisted in this adventure by Seema, the crime reporter, who is in love with him
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Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.24 for Zokkomon / ... to 0.82 for Talking fi ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Talking songs : Javed Akhtar in conversation with Nasreen Munni Kabir and sixty selected songs
Alternative Names
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-

Ak̲h̲tar Jāvīd 1945-....

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

Джавед Ахтар индийский поэт, автор песен и сценарист

Ջավեդ Ախտար

‏اختر، جاويد،‏ ‏1945-

اختر, جاوید

جاوید اختر

جاوید اختر فیلمنامه‌نویس و سیاست‌مدار هندی

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जावेद अख्तर

जावेद अख्तर कवि, गीतकार और पटकथा लेखक

जावेद जान निसार अख्तर

জাভেদ আখটাৰ

জাভেদ আখতার

জাভেদ আখতার কবি, গীতিকার

ਜਾਵੇਦ ਅਖ਼ਤਰ

ଜାଭେଦ ଅଖ୍ତର

ଜାଭେଦ ଅଖ୍ତର କବି, ସଂଗୀତକାର ଓ ପଟକଥା ଲେଖକ

ஜாவேத் அக்தர்

ஜாவேத் அக்தர் சாகித்திய அகாதமி விருது பெற்ற உருது எழுத்தாளர்

జావేద్ అక్తర్ కవి, గాయకుడు, గీత రచయిత

ಜಾವೇದ್ ಅಕ್ತರ್

ಜಾವೇದ್ ಅಕ್ತರ್ ಕವಿ, ಗೀತಕಾರ, ಚಿತ್ರಕಥೆಗಾರ

ജാവേദ് അക്തർ

ജാവേദ് അക്തർ ഇന്ത്യന്‍ എഴുത്തുകാരന്‍



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