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Rahman, A. R.

Works: 360 works in 899 publications in 11 languages and 21,884 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Sports films  Fiction  Musical films  Historical films  Biography 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Conductor, Singer, Compiler, Instrumentalist, Creator, Contributor, Musician, Lyricist, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about A. R Rahman
Publications by A. R Rahman
Most widely held works by A. R Rahman
Slumdog millionaire by Danny Boyle( visu )
41 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,960 libraries worldwide
"Depuis son enfance dans les bidonvilles de Mumbai, Jamal Malik poursuit son rêve : retrouver Latika, une jeune orpheline dont il est amoureux. Alors qu'il commence à perdre espoir, il imagine une solution surprenante pour retrouver son amour : participer au plus grand show télévisé du pays , "Qui veut gagner des millions?". Mais alors qu'il atteint la question finale à 20 millions de roupies, il est arrêté par la police qui le soupçonne de tricherie..." (Source jaquette)
127 Hours by Danny Boyle( visu )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,956 libraries worldwide
Director Danny Boyle's action adventure traces the true story of trapped hiker Aron Ralston's fight for survival. Setting out alone and telling no-one where he's going, Ralston (James Franco) begins a hiking expedition in the mountains of Utah. Young, and with a zest for life, he takes rock-climbing in his stride, fearing nothing, and with a permanent smile on his face. Soon after crossing paths with fellow hikers Kristi (Kate Mara) and Megan (Amber Tamblyn), however, Ralston becomes trapped in a remote canyon when a falling boul
Couples retreat by Vince Vaughn( visu )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,501 libraries worldwide
Following failed attempts to conceive, Jason and Cynthia are contemplating divorce. In an effort to save their marriage, they book a vacation to a couples therapy retreat, called Eden. To save money they encourage their friends to join them, claiming that their friends can enjoy the party activities and not take part in the therapy. Reluctantly their friends, Dave and Ronnie, Joey and Lucy, and recently divorced Shane and his girlfriend Trudy agree. Upon their arrival to Eden they are sent to the west side of the island, but Joey learns that the east side of the island hosts a singles resort. After their first therapy session all four couples learn they have problems with their relationships. Later, Shane runs into his ex-wife, who admits she still loves him
The Hundred-Foot Journey by Lasse Hallström( visu )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,475 libraries worldwide
"This uplifting story bursts with flavor, passion and heart. When the chilly chef proprietress of Michelin-starred French restaurant in southern France gets wind of a culinary immigrant opening an Indian restaurant just 100 feet from her own, her icy process escalate to all-out war between the two establishments. It's a celebration of triumph over exile as these two worlds collide and one young man tries to find the comfort of home in every spot - wherever he may be."--Container
Million Dollar Arm ( visu )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
An American sports agent and his partner travel to India where they hold a contest to find cricket players they can teach baseball to, in the hopes of making them Major League Baseball players
People like us by Chris Pine( visu )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
"Sam ... is a twenty-something, fast-talking salesman whose latest deal collapses the day he learns his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home to put his father's estate in order and reconnect with his estranged family. While there, he uncovers a startling secret that turns his entire world upside down--he has a 30-year-old sister he never knew existed"--Container
Lagaan Lagāna : once upon a time in India by Ashutosh Gowariker( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
Set in Queen Victoria's India, this is a story about a battle without bloodshed fought by a group of unlikely hereos. Will a game of cricket stop three years of lagaan (tax) for the Indian people?
Slumdog millionaire music from the motion picture by A. R Rahman( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 868 libraries worldwide
Winner of the 2008 Toronto Film Festival People's Choice Award, the movie based on the story of an 18-year-old orphan who is one question away from India's Who Wants to Be a Millionaire features original music and score by A.R. Rahman
Kandukondain kandukondain I have found it ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Tamil and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Two sisters attempt to find love against a backdrop of family turmoil
Jodhaa Akbar by Ashutosh Gowariker( visu )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 473 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
India ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Gems the duets collection by Michael Bolton( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
For his 21st studio album, Michael Bolton is joined by a long list of stars for a collection of duets, including Seal, Rascal Flatts, Eva Cassidy, Laura Fabian, Paula Fernandes, and Helene Fischer
Rang de basanti ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Hindi and Multiple languages and held by 325 libraries worldwide
"Rang De Basanti is a story about the youth of India today. A young, Lodon based film-maker chances upont the diaries of her grandfather. She comes down to Delhi, and casts a group of five friends to play the pivotal roles of these revolutionaries. In the film both the 1930's British India and the India of today run parallel and intersect with each other at crucial points. As the film reaches its reolution the line between past and present blurs, as they become one in spirit."--Container
Fire by Deepa Mehta( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Hindi and held by 321 libraries worldwide
In a barren, arranged marriage to an amateur swami who seeks enlightenment through celibacy, Radha's life takes an irresistible turn when her beautiful young sister-in-law seeks to free herself from the confines of her own loveless marriage and [falls] into the supple embrace of Radha."--Container
Jab tak hai jaan ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in Hindi and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Through a personal diary account a carefree media professional discovers that a Indian Army man who fascinates her has a love interest tucked away in London. Will she be able to bridge the gap and get close to him? Or will his past come back to haunt?
Dil se by Maṇiratn̲am( visu )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Amarkanth Varma, an All India Radio reporter, is dispatched to the northeastern part of India. While waiting for a train, he meets Meghna and instantly falls in love with her. They meet again by chance but she disappears as soon as she came. Heartbroken and under pressure from his family, he agrees to marry Preeti Nair. On the day of the engagement to Preeti, Meghna shows up at his house with a private and deadly agenda of her own that will shake the very roots of the Varma family and India as a whole
Rock the tabla by Hossam Ramzy( file )
3 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Swades we, the people by Ashutosh Gowariker( visu )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Summary note
Bombay by Maṇiratn̲am( visu )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 232 libraries worldwide
"Based on true incidents. Personifies Hindu-Muslim racial tensions ... starts out a love story, a romance between a south Indian Hindu man and a Muslim woman ... taboo in the small village they hail from. They marry against family wishes and move to Bombay ... The rest of the film is set in the December 1992-January 1993 period when the "Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid" controversy had raised racial tensions in Bombay (and other parts of India) and sparked riots and violence. The family is separated from the children and fathers of both parents are killed ... An underlying moral of thinking of oneself as an Indian rather than a Hindu or a Muslim is prevalent throughout the latter part of the film"--Munseh Makhija in Internet Movie Database
Mangal Pandey the rising by Ketan Mehta( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 202 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
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Alternative Names
A. R. Rahman compositor, productor y músico indio
A. R. Rahman Indian singer and composer
A. R. Rahman indischer Komponist von Filmmusik und Unterhaltungsmusik
A. R. Rahman indisk komponist, skodespelar og songar
A.R. Rahman indisk komponist, skuespiller og sanger
A.R. Rahman indisk kompositör, skådespelare och sångare
A.R reman
A. R. 라만
A. S. Dileep Kumar 1966-....
Allah Rakha Rahman compositore indiano
Ar Rahman 1966-....
Kumar, A.S. Dileep
Kumar A. S. Dileep 1966-....
Malik, A. R. Rahman Daboo 1966-
Rahamāna, E. Ara
Rahman, Allah Rakha.
Rahman Allah Rakha 1966-....
Rahman, AR.
Rahman, AR 1966-
R̲ahmān, E. Ār
Rakuman, A. R.
Rakuman A. R. 1966-....
Rehman, A. R.
Rehman A. R. 1966-....
Рахман, Алла Ракха
اللہ رکھا رحمان
أي.أر. رحمان
ای. آر. رحمان آهنگساز، بازیگر، و خواننده هندی
اے آر رحمان
ئا. ر. راهمان
এ আর রহমান Indian singer and composer
ਏ. ਆਰ. ਰਹਿਮਾਨ
એ. આર. રહેમાન
ଏ. ଆର. ରହମାନ
ஏ. ஆர். ரகுமான்
ಎ. ಆರ್. ರಹಮಾನ್‌
എ.ആർ. റഹ്‌മാൻ
เอ. อาร์. ราห์แมน
English (86)
Hindi (86)
Tamil (10)
French (8)
Spanish (8)
German (3)
Malayalam (2)
Marathi (1)
Telugu (1)
Basque (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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