WorldCat Identities

Abraham, John 1972-

Overview
Works: 75 works in 201 publications in 5 languages and 4,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Soccer films  Sports films  Film adaptations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.W6, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Abraham
Water by Deepa Mehta ( Visual )
33 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1938 Colonial India, against Mahatma Gandhi's rise to power, the story begins as eight-year-old Chuyia is widowed and sent to a home where Hindu widows must live out their lives in penitence. Chuyia's feisty presence affects the lives of the other residents, including a beautiful young widow, who falls in love with a Gandhian idealist
Dostana ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the passing of her parents, Neha Melwani lives in Miami with her aunt. She rents out a room in her apartment to two seemingly gay Indian men, Kunal Chauhan and Sameer Acharya, a photographer and nurser respectively. She introduces them to her departing gay boss, Murli, and falls in love with her new boss, Abhimanyu Singh. She will soon realize that she has two rivals for her new love - none other than Kunal and Sameer
Dhoom by Sanjay Gadhvi ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Hindi and Indonesian and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A police officer enlists the help of a motorcycle mechanic to catch a gang of chopper-riding uber-criminals
New York ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"New York is a contemporary story of friendship set against the larger than life backdrop of a city often described as the centre of the world. Omar has gone abroad for the first time in his life and soon enough he begins to see and love America through the eyes of his American friends -- Sam and Maya. It is the story of these three friends discovering a new world together. But one day the world around them changed ..."--Container
7 khoon maaf ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The romantic misadventures of Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who over the course of thirty-five odd years, gets married seven times due to the untimely and mysterious deaths of half a dozen of her hapless husbands. The strange circumstances of their deaths makes Susanna a prime accused. Did the husbands deserve to die? Were the murders out of necessity or pure blood-lust? Does Susanna ever find her one true love?
Baabul by Ravi Chopra ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a father's attempt to rescue his daughter-in-law from her grief after his son dies tragically. The film deals with the social issue of widow remarriage
Kabul express ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thrilling kidnap story wherein five individuals- a Taliban soldier, two Indian TV journalists, an ancient Afghan, and a female American photojournalist- form reluctant bonds in the 48 hours they are forced to share together
Vicky donor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Hindi and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Baldev Chaddha, a well-qualified fertility expert, runs a fertility clinic and a sperm bank in New Delhi, which guarantees a high quality and specialized sperm for the purpose. Unfortunately, he has more failed cases to his credit than successes. He meets Vicky Arora, the young, good-looking son of a poor Punjabi widow. Dr. Chaddha decides that Vicky might be the answer to his problem and persuades Vicky to become a donor. After Vicky finally gives in, he meets Ashima Roy, and they fall in love. But their happiness is in jeopardy as Vicky's past as a sperm donor comes to light
Garam masala ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What happens when a good for nothing handsome hunk like Mac (Akshay Kumar) finds himself in possession of an empty flat and access to three gorgeous air hostesess? Garam Masala! What happens when Mac who is already engaged to Anjali (Riimi Sen) convinces each of these three girls that she is the one and only one for him? Garam Masala! What happens when Sam (John Abraham) once Mac's best friend and now his sworn enemy, threatens to reveal Mac's harem to Anjali? Garam Masala! What happens when all the girls arrive at the flat at the same time? Garam Masala!
Aashayein ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At a party to celebrate his big win at gambling, Rahul proposes to his girlfriend, Nafisa. Within minutes of announcing his engagement to her, Rahul collapses on the floor. After a medical diagnosis, Rahul discovers that he has only a few months left to live. How will he make the most of this time and how does it change him? It is a journey about love, hate, life, death, and above all, hope
Housefull 2 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in Hindi and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the story of four fathers, four daughters and four prospective sons-in-law. Each father wants his daughter to marry the richest son-in-law. Each daughter thinks she is marrying the richest son-in-law. Each son-in-law is pretending to be the richest son-in-law
Viruddh family comes first ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Manjrekar skillfully turns what starts off as a sensitive look at a father-son relationship into a stark account of one man's battle against a paradigm of power. By cleverly transforming the typically mighty Bachchan into a vulnerable old man, he manages to highlight the film's moral of truth triumphing over power."--BBC.co.uk
Jhootha hi sahi ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What if you had a secret hotline to the heart of the girl you love? If you could read her deepest thoughts. Know her every emotion. Manipulate her every choice. And all you had to do was lie a little. Siddharth doesn't know what to do when his phone number gets mixed up with a suicide helpline number in London. Various callers demand that poor Sid give them a reason to live. Or else. Until one fateful night, Mishka calls. And both discover a soul mate
Goal heros will rise ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Southall United is an all Asian football club going through a major crisis. The team has no stars, no sponsors, no spectators and most importantly, no coach. Yet, it nurtures the hope that it will win the cup this time"--Container
Aetbaar ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Malhotra believes he is simply a protective parent, while his daughter Ria believes he's simply possessive. All is well till Aryan walks into their lives. He is all that Ria's father abhors - wild, unpredictible, overpowering and obsessive
Madhoshi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anu has been looming in depression ever since her sister and brother-in-law were killed in the September 11th attacks. Her parents hope an arranged marriage to a successful man, Arpit, will brighten her days. However, Anu is drawn to another man, Aman
Shootout at Wadala ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in Hindi and English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A conscientious college student is wrongly accused of murder. Post his jail break, he attempts to take over the Mumbai mafia. Does he succeed? Or does he succumb to the law?
Body the dark side of desire ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a story of passion and betrayal, a down-and-out lawyer and the young, sexy wife of a middle-aged industrialist become entangled in a conspiracy to do away with her husband
Race 2 betrayal is survival ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set on the lush locales of exotic Turkey, with a backdrop of gambling and Casino's. Ranvir treads through the world of the Indian mafia in Turkey as he looks to avenge the death of his lover and partner in crime. The plot moves with reckless speed from one exotic locale to another at a breakneck speed full of unexpected twists and turns
Taxi no. 9 2 11 Taxi no. nau do gyarah by Milan Luthria ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raghav, a caustic taxi driver and Jai, the decadent scion of a wealthy family meet when Jai steps into Raghav's cab on his way to court. This begins a journey during which things go unexpectedly and spectacularly wrong, as their lives turn upside down in 24 hours. A comic thriller about "two attitudes, two egos, and two distinctive brands of humor."
 
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Alternative Names
Abraham, Farhan.
Abraham, Farhan, 1972-
Abraham, Farhan 1972- Wirklicher Name
Languages
Hindi (101)
English (5)
Indonesian (1)
German (1)
French (1)