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Kumar, Sanjeev 1938-1985

Works: 76 works in 288 publications in 6 languages and 2,126 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Historical films  History  Motion pictures  Film remakes  Internet videos 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sanjeev Kumar
Shatranj ke khilari = Chess players by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

46 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kingdom of Oudh has a gently decadent Nawab (king), who is busy being a poet, composer, singer, dancer, and choreographer, but not a ruler. Mirza and Mir are old friends, living in the capital city off ancestral wealth and taxes on their lands. As the king is obsessed with his artistic endeavors, the friends are obsessed with shatranj (chess). In 1856, the East India Company sends General Outram, the British Resident of Lucknow, to take over the kingdom, under the charge of misrule. The king dithers, the friends play chess. British troops march into the city; the king surrenders without a fight, and the friends remove to a distant village so they can play in peace
Sholay by Ramesh Sippy( Visual )

40 editions published between 1986 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two small-time crooks are hired by Thakur, an ex-cop, to stop the tyranny of Gabbar Singh, who massacred Thakur's family. It is also the story of a village that realizes non-violence does not mean cowardice, but that it can stand up to terror and lawlessness
Lakhon ki baat( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freelance photographer, Alok Prakash, while photographing women hockey players in action, is hit by the puck, loses his senses and his hospitalized. His brother-in-law, a lawyer by the name of Prem Sagar, decides to capitalize on this accident, and to sue Alok's employer for a large sum of money, so that they can live comfortably for the rest of their lives. He explains his plan to Alok, and asks the rest of the family also to go on with this charade - with hilarious results - that will change their lives forever
Aandhi = Āndhī( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Hindi and English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gallant hotel manager is discrete about a drunk daughter of a politician, and they fall in love and have a daughter. Their differences cause them to separate. They meet again years later when she is an established politician and is caught on a front page cover story in the arms of another man-- the same hotel manager she fell in love with years ago. Now she has to win back the trust and vote of her people
Trishul by Yash Chopra( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engineer visiting a town, has a brief affair with a local girl and walks off, leaving her with a child. The son grows up to avenge his deserted mother
Angoor( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in Hindi and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of errors featuring two sets of identical twins. Based on Shakespeare's A comedy of errors
Seeta aur Geeta( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeta and Geeta, twin sisters, get separated after they are born. Though growing up in different environments they get united at the end
Hum paanch = Hama pan̐ca( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tyrannical Veer Pratap Singh, rules over a small town, and no one dares to oppose him. He has an affair with Soundariya, marries her secretly, and she becomes pregnant. When she refuses to abort their child, he denies ever having any relationship with her. Her brothers try to bring him to justice but they are dealt with roughly by his bodyguard. Soundariya is left to find support on her own and stop his tyrannical rule over the town
Aap ki kasam = Āpa kī kasama( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rich Sunita and middle class Kamal meet in college and fall deeply in love. With their parents blessing, they marry. Kamal secures a job as a engineer and the couple moves into company housing. Their neighbor is Mohan, who plays the sitar beautifully, using the music to distract himself from his overbearing wife. But the atmosphere becomes poisoned when Kamal begins to suspect that Sunita and Mohan are having an affair
Koshish( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the social issue of deafness, with a deaf couple falling in love
Anubhav( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meeta and Amar Sen have been married for several years. Due to Amar's hectic work schedule, the couple have not had children, as there was no time for intimacy. Meeta decides to take matters into her own hands, gets rid of the servants, save for Hari and decides to run the household on her own. This gets the couple to be closer, and eventually they do get intimate. And then Meeta's old flame Shashi Bhushan not only re-enters Meeta's life, but also gets employed in the same organization as Amar, throwing their marriage again in jeopardy
Satyakam = Satyakāma = Satyakām( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story based on the principles of truth and honesty
Aashirwad = Āśirvāda( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A melodrama about a poet who is married to a woman who owns a lot of land and ruthlessly extorts taxes from the peasants. The husband finally rebels, kills one of his wife's allies, and is sent to jail
Parichay = Paricaya = Parīcai( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story consists of five obstinate children, Rama, Ajay, Vijay, Meeta and Sanju against their tyrannical grandfather Rai Saheb and one nasty woman Sati Devi, Rai Saheb's sister
Alaap = Ālāpa = Alāp( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alaap is a story of Aloke Prasad, a highly sensitive boy, deeply involved in the study of music. It is about his life that takes him through trials and tribulations as he rejects the system and de-classes himself. It is a story of a conflict between two generations. But above all Alaap is the story of music"--Container
Anamika( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman hating writer lands in a fix when he rescues a strange female lying injured on the road
Vidhaata( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two friends from different faiths and conflicting beliefs
Aṅgūra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Shakespeare's 'A comedy of errors', this is a story of identical twins (2 pairs) and mistaken identities
Pati patni aur woh by B. R Chopra( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It should have been Paradise. A doting husband is happily married to a loving wife and they have one little son who is the naughty little apple of their eye. Except that when the husband is at work, Paradise becomes hell as he conveniently becomes an unhappy husband trapped in a loveless marriage to an invalid wife to whom he is duty bound. This is the sob story that he convincingly spins to make his sweet, pretty, innocent, young secretary fall in love with him. And so his life actually becomes paradise twice over -- happily married at home and blissfully in love in the office"--Container
Dhoop chhaon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerned about the outbreak of plague in a distant rural village in India, Dr. D.D. Sinha asks a number of prominent doctors to go there and treat the ailing and prevent the disease from spreading. His protégé, Dr. Paras, travels there and works with the villagers to prevent the disease, treats the ailing, and prevents it's spreading to other communities. He meets with village belle, Lajwanti alias Lajjo, and both fall in love. Paras promises to return back and marry her. Lajjo awaits his return, but when he does not, the villagers taunt her and beat her senseless. She loses her eyesight, is abducted and sold into prostitution. Then one day she gets an unexpected patron, none other Dr. Paras, who is now engaged to Dr. Sinha's daughter, and would like to assist Lajjo in getting her sight back. The question is will Lajjo accept help from the man who betrayed her, and is directly responsible for her present plight?
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Kumar Sanjeev 1938-1985

Sanciv Kumar

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Sanjeev Kumar

Sanjeev Kumar 1938-1985

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Shri Sanjeev Kumar 1938-1985

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