WorldCat Identities

Kapoor, Shammi 1931-2011

Overview
Works: 122 works in 221 publications in 3 languages and 1,037 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  Love stories  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
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 137 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 )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in Hindi and No Linguistic content and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A colorful musical comedy
Teesri manzil Tīsarī man̄zila = Tīsrī manzil by Vijay Anand( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 59 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 Pairisa kī eka śāma ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 42 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 31 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 28 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 25 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
A family drama set in India, with music and dancing
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 20 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 19 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
Prem granth ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professionally qualified as a lawyer, Somen lives a wealthy lifestyle with his mom, Parvati, and dad, Dharam Bhushan, who presides over the town of Shripuri as an upper caste Hindu Priest. During the Dassera fest, Somen meets with village belle, Kajri, and falls in love with her despite of the fact that she is of a much lower caste. After seeking his mom's permission, he goes to bring Kajri to meet her, but finds out that she has left for an unknown destination. Unable to stand his dad's hypocrisy and Bhagwan Shri Ram's temple being misused by Kedar Nath, Somen leaves home to go to the city but is unable to get Kajri out of his mind. A year later he returns home to the same fest, but is still unable to locate Kajri. When his dad insists that he marry Kedar's daughter, Somen not only refuses but leaves home to go and stay with his paternal uncle, Nandlal, who runs a Dairy farm. This is where he meets with Kajri and both rekindle their romance. Somen returns home, convinces his mom initially to approve of Kajri, and is pleasantly surprised to find that even his dad has given his approval
Bluff master ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in Urdu and Hindi and held by 16 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
F.C. Mehra's prince Prinsa = Prins ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 15 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
Zameer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Thakur Maharaj Singh was a man feared by all and his whole life centered around his horses, his young son Chimpu and his wife Rukmini. Man Singh and his gang of poachers once raid Thakur's farm to steal some of his prize horses, but Man Singh's young son gets killed by the unerring bullet from Thakur's gun. The poachers flee to their hide out, vowing to take revenge for the killing. Chimpu gets kidnapped on his third birthday and Thakur in a rage blames the servant Ram Singh and throws him out of the house. All efforts to trace the child go in vain but the parents continue to live in hope that one day they will get back their lost son. One day Ram Singh comes across Badal, a terrific rider and brings him to Thakur's house as the long lost Chimpu. The family easily accepts Badal blessed with all the qualities that Thakur expected his son to have. But just when Badal and Ram Singh think they'll be successful in their coup, a dramatic twist of fate occurs"--Container
Singapore ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The search for treasure on a rubber plant in Singapore leads to love and murder
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
China Town Cāyanā ṭāūna ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China Town: a story of young singer, Shekhar who is in love with Rita, daughter of wealthy Rai Bahadur Digamberprasad. Rai does not approve of Shekhar and wants his daughter to marry a wealthy businessman named Chowdhry. Rita asks Shekhar to get a better position, but Shekhar is quite satisfied with his singing career. So Rita and her dad re-locate to Calcutta, and Shekhar follows them. An enraged Rai complains to the police, who arrest Shekhar and hold him for questioning. It is here that Shekhar will secure employment with the police as an undercover agent to impersonate his look-alike, a China Town gangster named Mike, who is being held by the police, but refuses to divulge any information. Shekhar accordingly takes over Mike's life, but there is one thing he and the police overlooked - namely Mike - who has escaped from police custody and is on his way back to reclaim his life
 
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Alternative Names
Kapoor, Shamsher Raj 1931-2011
Shammi Kapoor
Shammi Kapoor 1931-2011
Shamsher Raj Kapoor 1931-2011
Languages
Hindi (75)
English (5)
Urdu (2)
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