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Ak̲h̲tar, Jāvīd 1945-

Works: 207 works in 352 publications in 2 languages and 6,183 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Epic films  Nonfiction films  History  Interviews  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Lyricist, Author of screenplay, Actor, Performer, Scenarist, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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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 448 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 358 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 306 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 262 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 237 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 )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Hindi and English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
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Zokkomon ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 200 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
Dil chahta hai by Farhan Akhtar( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 196 libraries worldwide
The story of three men, friends since childhood, their individual relationships and the effect that these relationships have on them
Mangal Pandey the rising by Ketan Mehta( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 195 libraries worldwide
In 1857, India awakens to the revolutionary prospect of change and self-rule. The friendship of British officer William Gordon and Mangal, an Indian infantryman in the army of the British East India Co., is challenged by a beautiful aristocrat and harsh new laws against Indian troops. Mangal becomes the focus of the Indian mutiny against British rule and takes a leadership role in the Indian Rebellion of 1857
Luck by chance by Zoya Akhtar( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 189 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
Kal ho naa ho ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Rohit and Naina are sweethearts and hope to marry soon. Their relationship undergoes a change when Naina's family experiences money problems. Then Aman Mathur enters their lives, and his dynamic and outgoing personality has a positive effect on everyone he comes into contact with. But Aman (cancer patient) himself is human, and cannot help himself falling in love with beautiful Naina. But Aman cannot marry Naina for he has dark secret, that he cannot share with anyone
Umrao Jaan Umarāva Jāna = Umrāʼo Jān Adā by J. P Dutta( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 165 libraries worldwide
When Umrao Jaan, a courtesan in 19th century Lucknow, decides not to dance for people any longer, she finds it difficult to escape from the world she lives in
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 by Ayan Mukerji( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 130 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
Talaash the answer lies within ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 125 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?
Chalte chalte Calte calte ( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Priya and Raj are very different from each other and yet fall in love and get married
1947 earth ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 117 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 100 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
Kuch naa kaho Kucha nā kaho ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 96 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
Bhoothnath ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 94 libraries worldwide
"This is a story about a seven year old naughty yet innocent boy, who unknowingly turns a foe into a firend"--Container
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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
Hindi (84)
English (20)
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