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Bachchan, Amitabh 1942-

Overview
Works: 392 works in 1,344 publications in 13 languages and 13,035 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Musical films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Motion pictures  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Author of introduction, Costume designer, Commentator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Amitabh Bachchan
Publications by Amitabh Bachchan
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Most widely held works by Amitabh Bachchan
The great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,485 libraries worldwide
The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles
Kabhi khushi kabhie gham-- by Karan Johar( visu )
48 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 595 libraries worldwide
A young man goes against the wishes of his beloved father to marry the girl he loves. When he leaves home, his younger brother vows to reunite the family and bring back the happiness they once shared
Sholay by Ramesh Sippy( visu )
33 editions published between 1200 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 546 libraries worldwide
In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two adventurous crooks are hired by ex-cop, Thakur, to hunt down the dreaded dacoit Gabbar Singh who massacred Thakur's family. A technically accomplished film, it uses spectacular cinematography, popular music and dialogues that became famous throughout the country
Shatranj ke khilari Chess players by Satyajit Ray( visu )
12 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 493 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
Om shanti om by Gauri Khan( visu )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
"Om Shanti Om is a romantic saga of a boy next door, Om Prakash Makhija who works as a junior artiste in Bollywood in the 70s. He is madly in love with the superstar of that time, Shantipriya. His dreams and aspirations to become a superstar and be with his lady love are thwarted as he witnesses the brutal murder of his beloved Shantipriya by a mercenary producer. Om Prakesh dies, trying to save his Shanti. But destiny has something else in store when "Om Prakesh" a junior artiste returns as "Om Kapoor", the superstar of 2007! His journey of rediscovering himself, his past life and avenging the death of his beloved is the story of "om Shanti Om". -- Container
Piku = Pīkū ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in Hindi and held by 314 libraries worldwide
A quirky comedy about the relationship between an aging father and his young daughter, living in a cosmopolitan city, dealing with each other's conflicting ideologies while being fully aware that they are each other's only emotional support
The great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 304 libraries worldwide
The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles
Black by Sanjay Leela Bhansali( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Hindi and German and held by 297 libraries worldwide
The film deals with the journey of two headstrong people, Michelle Mcnally, who cannot see, hear, nor speak and Debraj who teaches her to live and seek knowledge
Deewaar Dīvāra by Yash Chopra( visu )
26 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Two brothers, one a cop and the other a criminal, share a mutual adoration for their mother. Though they care for each other, they end up at odds due to their respective roles
Kabhi alvida naa kehna by Karan Johar( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Hindi and German and held by 272 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
Amar, Akbar, Anthony Amara, Akabara Enthonī by Manmohan Desai( visu )
24 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Lavish action-filled account of the separation, separate lives, and eventual reunion of three brothers: one raised by a Hindu policeman, one raised by a Muslim tailor, and one raised by a Catholic priest
Mohabbatein Love stories by Aditya Chopra( visu )
29 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Gurukul is a private boys' school whose principal demands strict adherence to rules and traditions from his faculty and students, with immediate expulsion for any non-compliance. Karan, Sameer and Ricki are room-mates and best buddies who question this inflexible authority. Their young, handsome and sympathetic music teacher Raj Aryan is on their side in a crusade to humanize the bootcamp spirit of Gurukul
Paheli Pehelī by Amol Palekar( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Hindi and German and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Lachchi is married to Kishan, whose only interest is money. On the night of their marriage, he leaves to pursue his business interests. However a ghost has fallen in love with Lachchi and he takes on Kishan's appearance and wins everyone's heart. When the real Kishan finally returns five years later, confusion abounds until finally a wise old shepherd devises the three tests to resolve the paheli that has baffled everyone
Baghban ( visu )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 208 libraries worldwide
At retirement, a father and mother go to live, separately, with their unwilling sons and their wives
Bunty aur Babli Baṇṭī aura Babalī = Banṭī aur Babalī by Shaad Ali( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Two mismatched characters go on a wild road trip in Uttar Pradesh and, while being dogged by a policeman, fall in love
Kabhi kabhie by Yash Chopra( visu )
23 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 182 libraries worldwide
The film is about a poet who loves a woman but she, under pressure from her parents, marries another man. The tension which results is resolved in the next generation
Cheeni kum a sugar free romance by Ba er qi( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Hindi and Indonesian and held by 175 libraries worldwide
A sarcastic love story of a 64-year-old arrogant, acidic chef of London's top Indian restaurant and a simple 34-year-old unmarried woman visiting London. It's a story of how they meet, how they fight, how they make up, and how their relationship evolves into romance. It's a story of their funny struggle to break the news to the woman's father and the chaos they go through convincing him and making him accept them as a couple
Sarkar raj ( visu )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Anita Rajan, CEO of Sheppard Power Plant, wants to set up a power plant in rural Maharashtra. She journeys to Maharashtra to mobilize support for the plant, but things are not what they seem and Shankar's dream project gradually becomes a political minefield
Sarkar by Ram Gopal Varma( visu )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 171 libraries worldwide
A gangster family saga, with a story line similar to "The Godfather"
Wazir ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in Hindi and held by 148 libraries worldwide
It is a tale of two unlikely friends, a wheelchair-bound chess master and a brave ATS officer. Brought together by grief and a strange twist of fate, the two men decide to help each other win the biggest game of their lives. But there's a dangerous opponent lurking in the shadows, trying to checkmate them
 
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Alternative Names
Amit Shrivastava 1942-....
Amitabh 1942-
Amitabh Baççan
Amitábh Baccsan
Amitabh Bachan
Amitabh Bachchan.
Amitabh Bachchan 1942-....
Amitabh Bachchan acteur indien
Amitabh Bachchan actor, presentador de televisión y productor de cine indio
Amitabh Bachchan attore indiano
Amitabh Bachchan han är en ful jävla röv knullaare
Amitabh Bachchan Indiaas acteur
Amitabh Bachchan Indian film actor
Amitabh Bachchan indischer Schauspieler
Amitabh Bachchan indisk skuespiller
Amitabh Bachchan indyjski aktor
Amitabh Bachchan taga-India nga aktor
Amitabh Harivansh Srivastav 1942-....
Amitābha Baccana 1942-...
Amitābs Bačens indiešu kinoaktieris
Amitabx Bachchan
Amitji 1942-....
B, Big.
B, Big 1942-
Baccana, Amitābha.
Baccana Amitābha 1942-....
Bachan, Amitabh 1942-
Bachchan Padmashree Amitabh 1942-....
Bachchan Shri Amitabh 1942-....
Big B.
Big B 1942-
Padmashree Amitabh Bachchan 1942-....
Shri Amitabh Bachchan 1942-....
Shrivastava Amit 1942-....
Srivastav Amitabh Harivansh 1942-....
Αμιτάμπ Μπατσάν
Амитабх Бачан
Амитабх Баччан
Амитабх Баччан индийский актёр
Амітабг Бачан
Амітабх Бачан
Амітабх Баччан
Ամիթաբհ Բաչան
אמיטאב באצ'אן
اميتاب باتشان
اميتاببچن
آمیتاب باچان بازیگر هندی
امیتابھ بچن
ئەمیتاب باچان
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अमिताभ बच्चन
अमिताभ बच्चन 1942-....
अमिताभ बच्चन भारतीय नट
बच्चन अमिताभ 1942-....
অমিতাভ বচ্চন
ਅਮਿਤਾਭ ਬੱਚਨ
અમિતાભ બચ્ચન
ଅମିତାଭ ବଚ୍ଚନ
அமிதாப் பச்சன்
అమితాబ్ బచ్చన్
అమితాబ్ బచ్చన్ సినీ నటుడు
ಅಮಿತಾಭ್ ಬಚ್ಚನ್
അമിതാഭ് ബച്ചൻ
අමිතාබ් බච්චන්
อมิตาภ พัจจัน
ამიტაბჰ ბაჩანი
아미타브 바찬
አሚታብ ባቻን
アミターブ・バッチャン
阿米塔布·巴沙坎
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