WorldCat Identities

Kapoor, Shammi 1931-2011

Overview
Works: 96 works in 180 publications in 3 languages and 913 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  Love stories  Musical films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Shammi Kapoor
 
Most widely held works by Shammi Kapoor
Rockstar ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Janardan, born and brought up in a middle class locality of Pitampura in Delhi, has a dream of being a rockstar like Jim Morrison. "Rockstar" is about the journey of the boy Janardan to become Jordan, from a simple naivete to a tortured soul, from a pleasure of unaffected friendship to the torment of unrequited love, from the campus in Delhi to the international stage
Kashmir ki kali ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A colorful musical comedy
Teesri manzil Tīsarī man̄zila = Tīsrī manzil by Vijay Anand ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A murder mystery and musical love story wrapped into one as a woman's death originally believed to be suicide turns out to be murder instead. The dead woman's sister who decides to investigate her death falls for the dead sister's lover who is the prime suspect in that murder
An evening in Paris ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deepa has always been unlucky in matters of heart. Her bitter experiences have made her believe that Indian men are only interested in her wealth. So she decides to go to Paris, the most romantic city in the world, in search of true love. She meets Shyam, who wins her heart. But before there can be a happy ending, she is kidnapped for ransom and replaced by a look-alike with dubious motives, and her adventures now take her on a more perilous path
Dil deke dekho ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Hindi and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neeta is an heiress, the only daughter of U.K. based Industrialist, Jagat Narayan. She falls in love with Raja. Things take a dramatic turnn when Jagat and Neeta find out that Raja is not who he claims he is. When Raja defends himself, and calls himself Roop, his very own mother denies this claim, and instead states that Chandra is Roop, her only son. Raja alias Roop must now make attempts to prove himself, and realizes that this is indeed an uphill task
Andaz ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rajoo and Sheetal get married despite strong opposition from their parents. Life is sheer bliss for the couple until one day Rajoo has a tragic accident and is killed, leaving a pregnant Sheetal totally devastated. She delivers a baby boy and also secures a job as a schoolteacher. She meets Ravi, a widower. In time they fall in love with each other and decide to get married. But Ravi's mom objects to this marriage, and accuses Sheetal of being a woman of questionable means
Prem Rog ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Prem Rog is not just a love story. It is a story of a Clash between old traditions, customs, prejudices, and liberal human progressive values"--Container
Vidhaata ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of two friends from different faiths and conflicting beliefs
Brahmachari Brahmacārī ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brahmachari, a good-hearted but poor young man who shelters a dozen orphans in his home, saves a woman from suicide and agrees to help her win back the man who jilted her, but she falls in love with Brahmachari instead
Parvarish ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amit, the son of bandit Mangal Singh, is brought up along with with police officer Shamsher Singh's own son, Kishen. Ironically, Kishen joins Mangal Singh and his underworld cronies in criminal activity, while Amit joins the police force. Romance, action, vendetta and filial bonds are all woven into this fast-paced film
Junglee Jaṅgalī ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Hindi and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy in which Shekhar has been brought up to be a serious, unsmiling, exacting young man until he meets the lively young Raj who shows him the pleasures of love and laughter. Shekhar's mother believes Raj to be of questionable virtue only interested in Shekhar's wealth until the truth is finally brought to light
Tumse achha kaun hai ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ashok cannot forget that a childhood prank cost his younger sister her eyesight. To atone he takes on a job to help pay for the operation
Brahmachari ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about a bachelor who takes in a bundle of orphans
Singapore ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ramesh is responsible for looking after rubber exports in Singapore on behalf of his employer, Shyam, based in India. When Ramesh suddenly disappears, Shyam travels to Singapore to unravel the mystery behind his absence, and is himself embroiled in a mystery, as well as arrested for a murder, he claims he did not commit
F.C. Mehra's prince Prinsa = Prins ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a story of resurgent India when the nation threw off the British yoke, and of a prince who brought about his own downfall so that he might rise as a human being
China Town Cāyanā ṭāūna ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 14 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
Bluff master ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in Urdu and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Ashok, a fast-talking conman living in Bombay. Even though he lives in a small room, he writes to his mother that he is a very wealthy man. The girl he falls in love with has another admirer who will do anything to get her to marry him, including abducting Ashok's mother and holding her until Ashok complies with his demands
Kareeb ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1998 in Hindi and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
F.C. Mehra's Professor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Preetam (Shammi Kapoor), while in search of a job, gets rejected due to his young age and job requirements set by Sitadevi (Lalita Pawar). Desperate to get a job, he poses as an old professor and meets with Sitadevi who employs him to teach her niece
Betaab ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sunny and Roma are childhood sweethearts. The arrogant Roma is 'tamed' by Sunny, who forces her to rebuild his house, which she, provoked by his attentions, had destroyed. But when Sunny is forced to become a farmer, Roma's father disapproves of their relationship. The father wants Roma to marry the son of his evil business partner Balwant, but changes his mind when he overhears them plotting to appropriate his property
 
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Alternative Names
Kapoor, Shamsher Raj, 1931-2011
Shammi Kapoor
Shammi Kapoor, 1931-2011
Shamsher Raj Kapoor, 1931-2011
Languages
Hindi (71)
English (5)
Urdu (2)
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