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Dutt, Sunil

Works: 106 works in 277 publications in 4 languages and 1,628 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Director, Performer, Author, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Sunil Dutt
Most widely held works by Sunil Dutt
Mother India by Mehboob Khan( Visual )

52 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the survival of a simple housewife, whose husband leaves her after he looses his hands in an accident at his farms. He also leaves their two sons with her. The elder one grows up to be the nice and hadworking one where as the younger one is the worthless, angry type, getting everyone into trouble. There is a beautiful portrayal of the mother's emotions towards her sons, and how she fights all obstacles after she is left alone
Munna bhai M.B.B.S. by Rajikumar Hirani( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in Hindi and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy film about Munnabhai, a thug who lives happily with his gang, threatening people. During his upright father's annual visit, the gang pretends to be running a charity hospital. When his father tries to arrange a marriage, the ruse is discovered and Munna enrolls in medical college
Sujata( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of an untouchable orphan girl who is raised in a rich family and has to go through emotional turmoil because she is not accepted by the upper class
Waqt = Vaqta = Vaqt( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young brothers are separated in an earthquake. Several years later, they don't realize that the are related when one is murdered and the others become the defence lawyer and a witness for the prosecution at the trial for the murderer. This is a film about the factors of 'time' and fate in the human experience
Padosan = Paḍosana( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slapstick musical comedy in which the innocent Bhola gives up his commitment to celibacy when he falls for sexy neighbour Bindu. His rivals in love are his own uncle and Bindu's traditionalist Carnatic music teacher. Bhola, however, wins his girl with the assistance of a crooked guru, when he serenades her using the guru for a musical playback. The high point of the film is a zany take-off on the musical contest between the guru and the Carnatic musician
Gumrah = Gumarāha( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meena lives with her retired and widowed dad in picturesque Nainital. She has a sister, Kamla, married to a well-known barrister, Ashok, and two children, Pappu and Dolly. When Kamla comes for a visit, she finds out that Meena is in love with Rajendra, a painter and singer, who she approves of him, and would like to get them married. Before that could happen she has an accident and passes away, leaving the care of her children to Meena. Subsequently, their father arranges Meena's marriage with Ashok, fearing ill-treatment by another woman as the step-mother. Meena marries Ashok and goes to live in his palatial house in Bombay. After a year when they return to Nainital, a visibly upset Rajendra gets in touch with Meena and they rekindle their romance. When Meena gets back to Bombay, Rajendra follows her and they continue to meet in secret. Things gets complicated when Meena finds out that Rajendra is married to a woman named Leela, who also wants to blackmail her in order to keep her mouth shut. Angry at this betrayal at the hands of her lover, Meena has two ways out - continue to pay Leela for the rest of her life - or kill herself
Sadhna( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Hindi and No Linguistic content and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story of a literature professor conected unknowingly to a professional prostitute for fulfilling his bedridden mother's desire
Reshma aur Shera = Reśamā aura Sherā = Reshamān̲ aur Sherā( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Romeo and Juliet story about Reshma and Shera who fall in love amidst a violent feudal conflict between their families. When their families find out about their relationship, blood is shed and grief follows
Shaan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shiv Kumar, a brave and dedicated police officer, who is assigned a special mission of putting an end to the activities of criminal Shakaal. And at the same time, Vijay, a brother of Shiv Kumar, Ravi, a destitute cripple, and Rakesh, who have different settlements with the super-villain Shakaal
Amrapali( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prince of peace was Gautama, the Buddha and the cradle of democracy in India was the republic of Vaishali. There was no slavery; the women were fully emancipated. It was a time - the fifth century B.C. - when the arts flourished. The symbol of the vitality of Vaishali was Amrapali, elected Court Dancer by the people and called 'Bride of the City'. For her beauty was adored by thousands
Usne kaha tha = Usne kahā thā( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12 year old Nandu was living in Amritsar with his widowed mom, Paro. nandu enjoyed his childhood with his childhood friends Farida and Kamli. Kamli's father became ill and they had to settle down in Ambala. 10 years later Nandu got the news that Kamli's dad has passed away and Kamli will come back to Amritsar with her mom. Initially Nandu and Kamli didn't recognize each otehr and eventually fall in love. Kamli's uncle turns down Paro's proposal for Nandu's marriage with Kamli on the ground that Nandu is unemployed. Disheartened Nandu leaves the town and joins the armed forces. On his return to Amritsar, he gets the message that Kamli got married to someone else. Few days later, while leaving for the war front, Nandu comes face to face with Kamli. He is shocked to know that Kamli's husband is none other than Havildar Ramsingh of his unit. Both of them depart after Kamli says something to Nandu. On the war front Nandu saves Havildar Ramsingh. When Ramsingh inquires about the smae, Nandu replies only in three
Amrapali( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunil Dutt stars in the story of talented dancer. Classical Indian dances performed by Vijayantimala
Insan jaag utha = Insāna jāga uṭhā = Insān jāg uṭh( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Hindi and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gauri lives in a small village in India with her crippled ex-army-man & freedom fighter dad, Laxmandas, and a younger brother, Gulab, and makes a living working as a laborer. One day she notices a male lurking around their house, this male subsequently introduces himself as Ranjeet. who has just arrived from Bombay. Ranjeet and Gauri become friends after Ranjeet treats a wound on Gauri's foot, and then both fall in love with each other. Ranjeet starts working for the Government which is in the process of building a dam, where Gauri also works. Ranjeet starts work as a laborer and subsequently promoted as a crane operator. What Gauri and Laxmandas do not know is that Ranjeet is in this village for a reason: greed for the suitcase of gold that he himself had buried in Gauri's front-yard, the very same gold that he was caught smuggling five years ago and the very same gold that he had spent five years in prison for
Hamraaz( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gopal loves Seema, the daughter of a wealthy man. Seema's father disapproves of the match and instead promises Seema to Kailash, who is a very evil man. On the eve of their wedding, Kailash rapes Saloni, a woman he wants to marry. Events unfold to reveal who will get married, and if Kailash will be punished for his deed
Geetaa mera naam( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of four siblings (two boys, two girls), three of whom were separated from their mother as small children when bandits attacked a village fair. One of the boys, is a ruthless smuggler. His brother is the police inspector destined to catch him. One sister, a schoolteacher, has been sold by her parents to an evil man. The only sibling who remains with her mother after the bandit attack is Geeta, a tough, kung-fu fighting woman of the streets.--Summary adapted from container
Paapi = Pāpī = Pāpī( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ashok believes that with love and patience, he could reform any criminal. He falls in love with a young woman, Rani, who unbeknowst to him is a criminal on the run. Inspector Kumar is on Rani's trail and when he thinks he has caught up with her she escapes. Kumar then arrests Ashok as her accomplice and when Kumar finally arrests Rani, he realizes that she is more than a criminal to him
Yaadein = Yādeṃ = Yāden̲( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is soliloquy of a man who comes home to find that his wife and son are not at home, he assumes that they have left him and reminiscences his life with them, and scared of his life without them, he regrets his past indiscretions. The suspense is only revealed in the end, as his wife and son had only gone out for a while
Ek-hi-rasta( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her spouse gets bumped off after fingering thieving co-worker Bihari, widowed Malti and her son, Raja, find a friend in her husband's boss, Prakash. But scandalous rumors soon force Malti and Prakash to wed, and thanks to the vengeful Bihari's machinations, Raja refuses to accept Prakash as his new father. Can the marriage survive?
Mujhe jeene do( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dacoit in the Chambal Valley in Madhya Pradesh fall in love with and marries a prostitute. Living conditions are harsh, as police pursue the robber and his wife. After their son is born, the couple must decide whether to continue their life on the run
Kundan = Kundana = Kundan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Unable to find employment, and unable to get any money by begging, young Kundan steals a loaf of bread from a bakery and runs to his house in the slums to feed his starving mother and niece, Radha. The police catch up with him, and he is arrested, tried in court, convicted, and sentenced to 2 years rigorous imprisonment. While in prison, he gets word that his mother is dead, and his niece is still starving and alone, and attempts to break out, but is caught and gets five years added to his sentence. He attempts to break out again, and this time he gets an additional 7 years in jail, bringing the total to 14 years. After 14 years, Kundan roams around a city, trying to find shelter and food, but finds that his prison career following him around in the shape and form of Inspector Sher Singh. Good fortune comes to Kundan, when he meets with Gurudev, a kind-hearted samaritan, who helps him financially. Kundan is well settled now, and the people in his town want him to be the Mayor, which he accepts. He also meets with his ill niece, but is unable to save her. She leaves behind a daughter named Uma. Sher Singh enters his life, and gets Kundan on the run. Kundan and Uma ultimately settle down again, and the years roll by. Uma grows up and meets a young man named Amrit, who is involved in the freedom struggle to get the British to quit India, and thus in trouble with the police. Sher Singh comes looking after for Amrit, but instead finds Kundan. Kundan must decide to make a run for it again, or confront Sher Singh and end this victimization once and for all."--RAjOo, (viewed on Sept. 11, 2007)
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Alternative Names
Datta, Sunīla

Sunil Dutt

Sunil Dutt 1929-2005

Sunil Dutt 1930-2005

Sunil Dutt acteur indien né en 1929

Sunil Dutt attore, produttore cinematografico e regista indiano

Sunil Dutt Hindi film actor

Sunil Dutt Indiaas acteur (1929-2005)

Sunil Dutt indischer Filmschauspieler, Sozialaktivist und Politiker

Датт, Сунил

Սունիլ Դատ հնդիկ կինոդերասան

سنیل دت

سونيل دت

سونيل دوت

سونیل دوت تهیه‌کننده، سیاست‌مدار، بازیگر، و کارگردان هندی

दत्त, सुनील 1930-2005

সুনীল দত্ত

ਸੁਨੀਲ ਦੱਤ

સુનિલ દત્ત

ସୁନୀଲ ଦତ୍ତ

சுனில் தத்

సునీల్ దత్

ಸುನಿಲ್ ದತ್

സുനിൽ ദത്ത്

สุนีล ทัตต์

서닐 더트


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