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Koirala, Manisha

Overview
Works: 125 works in 295 publications in 5 languages and 2,206 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Interviews  Film adaptations  Musical films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Manisha Koirala
Publications by Manisha Koirala
Most widely held works by Manisha Koirala
Bombay by Maṇiratn̲am( visu )
22 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A romance occurs between a south Indian Hindu man and a Muslim woman. They marry against family wishes and move to Bombay. The time period 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)
Dil se by Maṇiratn̲am( visu )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
While reporting on terrorism in Kashmir, Amar falls in love with a mysterious girl, Meghna, who rejects him. After he agrees to marry, Meghna suddenly returns
Larger than life [India's Bollywood film culture] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
This program travels through the landscape of Indian cinema, providing contrasts and comparisons with its counterpart in the west. Interviews with Shah Rukh Kahn and Manisha Koirala examine the pressures of in Indian film acting
1942, a love story 1942, eka lava stori ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in Hindi and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Set against the historical backdrop of the "Quit India Movement" during India's struggle for independence, this romantic story portrays the martyrdom of freedom fighters and the sacrifices that common folk as well as the elite were willing to make in the national cause. The turbulence of August 1942 was remarkable for the violence meted out by the British to curb the momentum the independence movement had gained
Lajja Lajjā ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Story of a woman's journey through a difficult life, and how she rebels against it. Film focuses on the atrocities experienced by women in India. Vaidehi, who lives in New York is unable to tolerate her unfaithful husband any longer and flees to India. She meets Maithili, a runaway bride, Janki, an actress and an unwed mother, and Ramdulaari, a feminist whose goal is to change women's role in society, but who gets publicly gang raped when her son breaks the societal norm when he falls in love with the daughter of the village strongman
1942, a love story by Vidhu Vinod Chopra( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
A man and woman from families with different political views fall in love during the 1942 period of rising British power and revolution in India
Company Kampanī ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 72 libraries worldwide
The story of a young man who, eager to become wealthy, joins a company whose business is crime
Sirf --life looks greener on the other side ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Mumbai, the commercial capital of India, is a city that never sleeps. Rapidly changing at a feverish pace with every passing second, it is always on the move and so are the people living in it. In this story, we take an insight into the lives of the people living in this city and how the pace of the city affects their relationships and how they deal with it. No matter what happens life has to go on"--Container
Mehbooba by Afzal Khan( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Shravan, a playboy living in New York, tries to trick Varsha, an Indian woman, into going to bed with him. She returns to India where she becomes engaged to Shravan's younger brother
Kâlkattā mela Calcutta mail ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Avinash comes to Calcutta in search of someone. He suddenly finds himself engulfed with too many people interested in following him
Khamoshi the musical ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The story of Annie, whose parents are deaf. As a child Annie learns music from her grandmother, who teaches her piano and singing. After a tragedy in her family, Annie's father sells the piano. When she later meets a singer, who brings music back into her life, she is torn between loyalty and desire
Escape from Taliban a true story ( visu )
in Hindi and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Sushmita and Jaanbaz live in India, and they are in love. They intend to marry, but Sushmita's family is strongly opposed to the marriage, since Jaanbaz is a Muslim and they are Hindus. But Sushmita and Jaanbaz do get married, and Jaanbaz takes her with him to his country--Afghanistan. On the way there, Sushmita is horrified to see mutilated corpses, bomb explosions, and armed militants. She is terrified and asks Jaanbaz to take her back, but Jaanbaz takes her to his home. Jaanbaz's family is delighted with Sushmita and welcomes her. But some members of his family regard her as a non-believer. Soon, Sushmita is given a Muslim name, Sayed Kamal and, later, gives birth to a baby girl. Sushmita's attempts to flee with her daughter are all in vain. Is she destined to live in a country where women have no rights, bear abuse all the time, and cannot even leave the threshold of their dwelling without a male escort? How can one woman and a child escape from the Taliban? A rivetting drama that confronts the unspeakable truth of Afghanistan under the rule of the Taliban
Company [a law & order enterprise] ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A man gets an idea, starts a business, employs others and a Company is born. The business is so successful it becomes bigger than the men who formed it. This is a story of the rise and fall of such a company, its business is crime. A thrller, action film and fictional exposé of the Mumbai underworld
Gupt ( visu )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Saahil is framed for the murder of his stepfather, the Governor. Saahil's motive for killing the Governor is that he was forcing Saahil to marry Sheetal, the daughter of a weathly business man, while Saahil wanted to marry Eesha, a childhood friend
Dil se Dila se ( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in Hindi and held by 43 libraries worldwide
An impassioned love story involving a radio journalist venturing into militarily sensitive border territories who, en route, is love struck by a mysterious, elusive, intractable stranger. Despite his subsequent engagement to a vivacious and dynamic young woman, his obsession is revived when he reencounters the mystery woman. Suspense, dramatic tension, popular hit songs and artful camerawork accounted for this film's immediate box-office success
Akele hum akele tum ( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Kiran (Manisha Koirala), hailing from a middle class family, is learning classical music. At a New Year functions, she is fooled by the charisma and talent of a young singer, Rohit Kumar (Aamir Khan) and approaches him for crooning lessons in popular music. Rohit agrees and eventually, they fall in love, that is made deeper and dearer by a common dream of becoming the country's leading singer. Kiran and Rohit tie the knot. After their marriage, Kiran realises that Rohit is only interested in giving shape to his goal, her aspiration have been totally neglected. Kiran gives a birth to a baby boy. Years roll and yet, there's no change in Rohit's attitude. Kiran loses patience. She wants to establish her own identity as a singer and not just remain Mrs. Rohit Kumar. To fulfil her ambition, she decides to part ways with Rohit and leaves Rohit and their six-year-old son Sunil (Master Adil). Rohit gets the shock of his life. Rohit does all he can to keep his son happy. Both are lost in their sweet, little world, bearly managing to get over the separation from Kiran. Then, something unexpected happen. Kiran returns in her husband and son's lives. She is no longer Kiran, the housewife. She is Kiran, the numero uno heroine, a superstar.What happens next? To know the answer, you will have to watch
Anwar ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 39 libraries worldwide
An artist, Anwar, is mistaken for a terrorist. Suddenly, a minister, two journalists, a priest and a senior police officer get involved with his case in the hopes of creating some situation for themselves
Ek chhotisi love story ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Hindi and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The story of a 15 year-old boy's infatuation with a 26 year-old woman
Hindustani ( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Follows a 20th century family in India and shows how bribery changes their lives not once, but many times
Mann ( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 24 libraries worldwide
This is a story about a young playboy who uses every trick in the book to charm wealthy women who will shower him with expensive gifts and support his extravagant lifestyle
 
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Alternative Names
Koirala, Monisha 1970-
Manisha Koirala.
Manisha Koirala 1970-
Monisha Koirala 1970-
Languages
Hindi (105)
English (6)
Tamil (5)
Igbo (2)
Telugu (1)
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