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Ak̲h̲tar, Jāvīd 1945-

Overview
Works: 210 works in 352 publications in 3 languages and 6,152 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Musical films  Epic films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Lyricist, Author of screenplay, Performer, Scenarist, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jāvīd Ak̲h̲tar
Publications by Jāvīd Ak̲h̲tar
Most widely held works by Jāvīd Ak̲h̲tar
Jodhaa Akbar by Ashutosh Gowariker( visu )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 449 libraries worldwide
An epic telling of the sixteenth century politically expedient marriage between the Mogul emperor, Akbar, and the Rajput princess, Jodhaa, which became a journey of true love
Zindagi na milegi dobara ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 359 libraries worldwide
"Three friends decide to turn their fantasy vacation into reality after one of their number becomes engaged"--IMDb
Veer-Zaara Vīra-zārā = Vīr-zārā ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Saamiya Siddiqui, a Pakistani lawyer, struggles to unravel the truth about Veer Pratap Singh and win him justice
Sholay by Ramesh Sippy( visu )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Un ancien officier de police devenu Thakur (grand propriétaire terrien) engage deux jeunes voleurs durs à cuire, sympathiques et chevronnés, pour attraper un cruel et très dangereux bandit de grand chemin sévissant dans la région avec sa bande de sbires
Kabhi alvida naa kehna ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Dev, a professional soccer player in New York City, and Maya, a nursery school teacher, are married to or about to marry different people. They are convinced they are happy until they meet one another
Swades we, the people by Ashutosh Gowariker( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
A bright young scientist working at NASA returns to rural India on a quest to find his childhood nanny. He is drawn into village life and finds himself searching for answers to questions of progress and development that the village faces
Kal ho naa ho ( visu )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 202 libraries worldwide
A helpful young man plays the role of matchmaker for a love-lorn female friend
Dil chahta hai by Farhan Akhtar( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 195 libraries worldwide
The story of three friends and their individual relationships and the effect that these relationships have on them
Zokkomon ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 195 libraries worldwide
The adventure of an ordinary boy who rises from despair to meet extraordinary challenges. Kunal, an orphaned boy, discovers how cruel life is when he is abandoned by his heartless uncle. Left to fend for himself, Kunal soon realizes the hero within and begins his epic journey of adventure and transformation to become Zokkomon
Mangal Pandey the rising by Ketan Mehta( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of Mangal Pandey who is known for his role as a leader in the Indian rebellion of 1857
Luck by chance ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and German and held by 191 libraries worldwide
A starlet and a struggler meet while trying to navigate through the Hindi film industry and end up changing each other's lives forever
Rock on!! by Abhishek Kapoor( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 147 libraries worldwide
"Story of four boys who put together a great band but never make it and break up. Ten years later, fate conspires to bring them together again and sets them on a journey back to where they left off and a soul searching pilgrimage into their past"--Container
Wake up Sid ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 126 libraries worldwide
"Sid is a quintessential Mumbai slacker boy: wealthy, lazy and completely lacking in focus. An unexpected meeting with Aisha, a driven, bold and ambitious writer from Calcutta, results in a summer of discoveries, realizations and coming of age"--Container
Umrao Jaan Umarāva Jāna = Umrāʼo Jān Adā ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Story of the life of a courtesan in 19th century Lucknow. When Umrao Jaan decides not to dance for people any longer, she finds it difficult to escape from the world she lives in
Talaash the answer lies within ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Surjan Singh Shekhawat who has been entrusted the task of solving a high-profile murder case of a film star is up against a dead-end. Will he be able to take the case to a natural conclusion?
1947 earth ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Set in the city of Lahore in 1947, this film chronicles the fate of a religiously diverse group of working-class friends during the partition of India and Pakistan
Ta ra rum pum by Siddharth Raj Anand( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Rajveer Singh becomes one of the country's best race car drivers. And he's happily married with two precocious kids. But a bad racing accident leaves him mentally scarred. Now his life takes a downward turn
Bhoothnath ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 96 libraries worldwide
"This is a story about a seven year old naughty yet innocent boy, who unknowingly turns a foe into a firend"--Container
Kuch naa kaho Kucha nā kaho ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Raj is an Indian living in New York who visits India to attend a wedding. Namrata, his uncle's colleague, agrees to help Raj find a suitable Indian bride, but he falls for her, and then problems arise
Shaurya ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 95 libraries worldwide
When Captain Javed Khan is charged with mutiny, treason and killing a fellow officer he refuses to speak in his own defense because he is guarding secrets too powerful for the establishment to handle
 
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Alternative Names
A_k_htar, Ja-ved 1945-
A_k_htar, Ja-vi-d 1945-
A_k_htara, Ja-veda 1945-
Ak_h_tar, Ja-vi-d 1945-
Akhtar, Javed, 1945-
Ak̲h̲tar Jāvīd 1945-....
Ak̲h̲tara, Jāveda, 1945-
Ja-ved A_k_htar 1945-
Javed, 1945-
Javed Akhatar
Jāved Aḵẖtar
Javed Akhtar 1945-....
Javed Aktar
Javed Akthar
Jāvīd Aḵẖtar
Jāvīd Ak̲h̲tar, 1945-
‏اختر، جاويد،‏ ‏1945-
اختر, جاوید
جاوید اختر
Languages
Hindi (75)
English (20)
German (1)
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