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Khan, Aamir 1965-

Overview
Works: 138 works in 470 publications in 8 languages and 7,456 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fiction  Romantic comedy films  Love stories  Comedy films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Director, Performer, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Aamir Khan
Publications by Aamir Khan
Most widely held works about Aamir Khan
 
Most widely held works by Aamir Khan
Lagaan Lagāna : once upon a time in India by Ashutosh Gowariker( visu )
46 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
The rains have failed, and the people of a small Indian village in Victorian India hope that they will be excused from paying the crippling land tax that their British rulers have imposed. Instead, the capricious British officer in charge challenges them to a game of cricket, a game totally alien and unknown to them. If they win, they get their wish; if they lose, however, the increased tax burden will destroy their lives. The people are terrified, but one man, Bhuvan (Aamir Khan), thinks the challenge is worth staking their entire future on. Will he convince the villagers to give it their best shot?
Earth by Deepa Mehta( visu )
39 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
The movie opens in Lahore of 1947 before India and Pakistan became independent. It is a cosmopolitan city, depicted by the coterie of working class friends who are from different religions. The rest of the movie chronicles the fate of this group and the maddening religious that sweeps even this city as the partition of the two countries is decided and Lahore is given to Pakistan
3 idiots by Vinod Chopra Films( visu )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Hindi and English and held by 752 libraries worldwide
Three students at India's most prestious university cause chaos on their campus with pranks, to the displeasure of the dean
Like stars on Earth every child is special = Taare zameen par ( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Hindi and English and held by 681 libraries worldwide
Home use only
Rang de basanti ( visu )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 384 libraries worldwide
This is the story about the youth of India today. A young British filmmaker comes upon the diaries of her grandfather, who served in the British police force in India during the freedom struggle. She plans to shoot a film based on the diaries and casts a group of friends to play the roles of the revolutionaries described in the diaries. The friends cannot identify with the characters and would rather enjoy today's life than get involved in a project the seems like the stuff of textbooks
Dil chahta hai by Farhan Akhtar( visu )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 299 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 )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Hindi and English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
A film about the leader of the 1857 mutiny and his fight against British rule
Ghajini by A. R Murugadoss( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and Multiple languages and held by 232 libraries worldwide
"Sanjay Singhania (Aamir Khan) is a rich tycoon suffering from short term memory loss due to being hit by a metal pole when trying to intervene on his girlfriend's murder. Because of the severe injury on his head, his memory can only last for fifteen minutes and he doesn't remember events or incidents that have happened before in his life. He can now only live a comprehendible life by tattooing notes on himself and taking pictures of things with a Polaroid camera to remind himself of the incidents that have happened. His story in unraveled by a police officer (Riyaz Khan) who is hunting him due to several murders he has committed while trying to find his girlfriend's murderer through his diary. His story has also piqued the interest of a medical college student, Chitra (Jiah Khan) who is searching for a patient with an "interesting" record for her college project. Chitra comes to know about Sanjay's love with Kalpana (Asin Thottumkal) a model cum activist. When her activist work for children comes in the way of child racketeers, she is killed by Ghajini when she intervened with his plan of kidnapping 25 young girls to Goa. So, with the help of Chitra, Sanjay sets out on a revenge spree, searching for the murderer of the one love of his life ..."--IMDb
Bollywood dreams ( visu )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Mili is a middle class young woman who wishes to be an actress, when she finds success her, her love interests get complicated
Fanaa Fanā : (destroyed in love) ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Zooni, a blind Kashmiri girl, meets Rehan Qadri, a local tour guide and an incorrigible flirt. Her friends warn her against him. Rehan, fascinated by Zooni, wants her to see life as it should be seen, in its many colours. He promises her that time spent with him will be the most precious in all her life. However, Rehan has another side of his life that he has kept from her that destroys her life
Jaane tu-- ya jaane na ( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Everyone knows Jai and Aditi are perfect for each other. Everyone, that is, except Jai and Aditi
Peepli live ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 167 libraries worldwide
In the week of local elections in the Indian village of Peepli, two poor farmers, Natha and Budhia, face losing their land over an unpaid government loan. Desperate, they seek help from an apathetic local politician who suggests they commit suicide to benefit from a government program that aids the families of indebted deceased farmers. When a journalist overhears Budhia urge Natha to 'do what needs to be done', a media frenzy ignites around whether or not Natha will commit suicide
Delhi belly s#!t happens ( visu )
7 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
When two packages get mixed up and delivered to the wrong persons, Tashi and his roomates become targets of a notorious gangster
1947 earth ( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 130 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
Talaash the answer lies within ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 119 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?
Dhobi ghat Mumbai diaries ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Arun, an upmarket artist, meets Shai, an NRI investment banker at his exhibition. It's a chance encounter that may or may not lead to something more substantial in moody Mumbai. Meanwhile, Shai befriends Munna, the friendly neighborhood dhobi who happens to be a wannabe actor too, while Arun gets lost in the video-taped story of Yasmin, the enigmatic ex-inmate of the house he currently occupies. Will the foursome find what they are looking for in the strange metropolis?
Hum hain rahi pyar ke ( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in Hindi and held by 92 libraries worldwide
When his sister and her husband die in an airplane crash, Rahul takes in their three children and his brother-in-law's garment factory. The children drive him crazy, until one day they bring a young woman who he hires to be their governess
Sarfarosh ( visu )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Ajay's life changes after an encounter with terrorists that leaves his brother dead and his father paraplegic
Fanaa destroyed in love by Kunal Kohli( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Zooni, a blind Kashmiri girl, meets Rehan Qadri, a local tour guide and an incorrigible flirt. Her friends warn her against him. Rehan, fascinated by Zooni, wants her to see life as it should be seen, in its many colours. He promises her that time spent with him will be the most precious in all her life. What Zooni doesn't know is that Rehan has another side of his life that he has kept from her -that side can change her life but also destroy it
Ghulam ( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The local bully, Raunak Singh, makes, Sidharth, a wayward, irresponsible young man, realize the sense of fair play and defend those who cannot fight back
 
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Alternative Names
Aamir, Khan.
Aamir Khan, 1965-
Amir Khan, 1965-
Khan, Amir.
Khan, Amir, 1965-
Khãna, Ãm?ra Mahammada Husera.
Khāna, Āmīra Mahammada Husena.
Khāna, Āmīra Mahammada Husena, 1965-
Languages
Hindi (182)
English (45)
Multiple languages (4)
German (1)
Marathi (1)
French (1)
Oriya (1)
Panjabi (1)
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