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Burman, S. D. (Sachin Dev) 1906-1975

Works: 158 works in 364 publications in 7 languages and 2,001 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Prison films  Social problem films 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Vocalist, Performer, Singer, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Pyaasa by Guru Dutt( Visual )

31 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling young poet Vijay searches for love and recognition. He falls in love with Gulab, a prostitute and devotee of his poetry. Galub, through a bizarre twist of fate, thinks Vijay has died and has his poems published posthumously. When he tries to claim his work, no one recognizes him
Guide by Vijay Anand( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in Hindi and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raju falls in love with the dancer wife of an archaeologist. The dancer and her husband break up and Raju becomes the dancer's manager. He is charged with theft and goes to prison. When released he travels to a village where the people mistake him for a holy man. To bring rain to the village he fasts with the results inevitable
Devdas( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Devdas (Dilip Kumar) and Parvati (Vyjayantimala) had been inseprable [sic] as children, and as they grew older, love blossomed. Devdas is sent away for studies by his parents ... events lead to Parvati being married off to someone else and Devdas drowns his sorrows in alcohol."--Container
Kaagaz ke phool = Fleurs de papier by Guru Dutt( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells, in flashback, the story of Suresh Sinha, a famous Indian film director. His marriage to Bina, the daughter of a wealthy parvenue, is wrecked because film directing is a job lacking in social status. Sinha is denied access to his beloved daughter who is sent to a private boarding school. Gossip columns link a beautiful motion picture star with Sinha, and when she withdraws from filmwork Sinha's fortune rapidly declines, leaving him forgotten and destitute
Us-Paar( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mohan is a college student and a slacker. His father asks him to come to their village home so that he can continue on with his studies without any interruptions, and also look after his ailing grandfather, while his dad goes out to travel to bring his mother back home. Mohan instead takes his camera and goes for long walks amongst the wilderness. One day he comes across a mela (fair) run by gypsies, and instantly falls head over heels in love with Kamli. He takes her photograph, rides on her carousel (merry go round), and they become friends. They meet in secret every day. When Mohan asks Kamli to marry him, she tells him that she is to marry Bhairo, part of the gypsy group, but she also indicates that she loves him. Mohan and Kamli plan to run away together. Kamli accordingly packs up and waits for Mohan to show up. But Mohan does not show up, instead Bhairo shows up and takes Kamli by force back to their camp. Will Kamli ever come to know why Mohan did not come as they had planned?
Aradhana( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arun, an air force officer, secretly marries Vandana who bears him a son. Arun dies in an air crash. Vandana is rejected by Arun's family. She decides to let her son be adopted by a childess couple while making sure she is responsible for raising the child by becoming his nanny. She devotes the rest of her life raising her son to become an air force pilot like his father
Bandini( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kalyani, a model prisoner, must choose between a jail-doctor who offers fulfillment or her former lover who offers a past full of disillusionment and broken promises
Sujata( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An untouchable girl is sheltered in infancy in an emergency, when her kinfolk die in a plague epidermic [sic], by an engineer, Upendranath Choudhury (Tarun Bose), and his wife, Charu (Sulochana), of Brahmin caste ... the family becomes attached to the child and she is brought up with their own daughter of similar age ... The parents are not especially troubled by Sujata's outcast origin till it becomes time to arrange the marriage of their own daughter Adhir (Sunil Dutt)"--Container
Abhimaan = Abhimāna( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subirkumar was the topmost pop-singer of the city. He went to a village to attend a function at the request of his Durga-Mousi and while there he was attracted by the song of a village girl, Uma
Hrishikesh Mukherhee's chupke chupke = Cupake cupake = Cupke cupke by Hrishikesh Mukherjee( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parimal, a professor of botany, has never met his new brother-in-law, Raghav. He decides to play a practical joke by getting himself hired as Raghav's driver. Complications arise as one of Parimal's friends starts to impersonate Parimal and Raghav thinks his sister is having an affair with "the driver."
Mili( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shekhar Dayal has moved into a new neighborhood, and is just not pleased with the new surroundings. His reclusion is shattered when his neighbor, Mili, comes into his life. At first he hates the intrusion, but then grows to be fond, and then ultimately fall in love with her. When the time comes for him to propose to this sunny, cheerful, and positive young lady, he is told that she has only a few more months to live
Assoiffé by Guru Dutt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Hindi and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forbidden kiss : the music of S.D. Burman by Najma( Recording )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewel thief by Deva Ānanda( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Hindi and English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who is the thief? Who is the hero? The classic good guy versus bad identity switch
Chalti ka naam gaadi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 33 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
Kalapani = Kālāpānī = Kālāpāny( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 31 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
Tere ghar ke samne( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two feuding millionaires, Seth Karamchand and Lala Jagannath, want to build their houses in front of each other. Jagannath's son, the architect Rakesh Kumar, is commissioned to construct both houses. In addition, he falls in love with Karamchad's daughter Sulekha. A frothy musical comedy with some classic hits ..."--Container
Bombai ka babu( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Babu who committed a murder in self defence and is blackmailed into posing as the long lost son of a rich household. Shahji, the rich man immediately accepts Babu as his son. But Babu falls in love with Maya, the daughter of Shahji. Babu has learnt the values of family affection and love. And the man he has accidentlly killed is none other than Bali, the son of the house and Babu decides to sacrifice his love for the sake of the family
Kala bazar = Kālā bājāra( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raghuvir earns his money selling tickets in the black market. His meeting with the ravishingly beautiful Alka turns his world upside down. Alka will not accept him until he changes his way of life. Although Raghuvir does that, he lands in court accused and about to be pronounced guilty of being a black marketeer.--Summary from container
Baazi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madan, a criminal and owner of a gambling house, falls in love with Rajani, a well-educated doctor, whose father opposes their marriage in hopes that she will marry a police inspector. Madan turns his attention to another woman. When that woman is murdered, Madan is arrested by the very police inspector favored by Rajani's father
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Alternative Names
Barmana, Śacīnadeba 1906-1975

Burman S. D. 1906-1975

Burman, Sachin Dev 1906-1975

Debabarmana, Śacīna 1906-1975

Kumar Shri Sachin Dev Burman 1906-1975

S.D. Burman

S.D. Burman 1906-1975

S.D. ಬರ್ಮನ್

Sachin Dev Burman

Sachin Dev Burman 1906-1975

Sachin Dev Burman cantante indio

Sachin Dev Burman compositeur, musique de films, Inde, musique d'inspiration traditionnelle

Sachin Dev Burman Indiaas componist (1906-1975)

Sachin Dev Burman Indian singer

Sachin Dev Burman Indian singer and composer

Sachin Dev Burman indischer Komponist

Sachin Dev Burman indisk sångare och kompositör

Sachin Dev Burman indisk sanger og komponist

Sachin Dev Burman indisk songar og komponist

Sachin Dev Burman penyanyi asal India

Śacīna Debabarmana 1906-1975

Śacīnadeba Barmana 1906-1975

SD Burman

ایس ڈی برمن

सचिन देव बर्मन

सचिन देव बर्मन भारतीय गायक, संगीतकार

শচীন দেববর্মণ

শচীন দেববর্মণ ভারতীয় গায়ক, সুরকার

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