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Bachchan, Amitabh 1942-

Works: 564 works in 1,681 publications in 9 languages and 15,065 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, edi, Author of introduction, Other, Costume designer, Commentator, Editor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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The great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Would-be writer Nick Carraway leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals, glittering jazz, bootleg kings, and sky-rocketing stocks. Chasing his own American Dream, Nick lands next door to a mysterious, party-giving millionaire, Jay Gatsby. It is thus that Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the super rich, their illusions, loves and deceits
The story of film : an odyssey by Mark Cousins( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of film: an odyssey, written and directed by award-winning film-maker Mark Cousins, is the story of international cinema told through the history of cinematic innovation. Five years in the making, The Story of Film: An Odyssey covers six continents and 12 decades, showing how film-makers are influenced both by the historical events of their times, and by each other. It provides worldwide guided tour of the greatest movies ever made; an epic tale that starts in nickelodeons and ends as a multi-billion dollar globalised digital industry. Described as a 'love letter' to the movies, Cousins visits the key sites in the history of cinemal from Hollywood to Mumbai; from Hitchcock's London to the village where Pather Panchali was shot, and features interviews with legendary filmmakers and actors including Stanley Donen, Kyoko Kagawa, Gus van Sant, Lars Von Trier, Claire Denis, Bernardo Bertolucci, Robert Towne, Jane Campion and Claudia Cardinale
Sholay by Ramesh Sippy( Visual )

42 editions published between 1986 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two small-time crooks are hired by Thakur, an ex-cop, to stop the tyranny of Gabbar Singh, who massacred Thakur's family. It is also the story of a village that realizes non-violence does not mean cowardice, but that it can stand up to terror and lawlessness
Kabhi khushi kabhie gham--( Visual )

42 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in Hindi and English and held by 564 WorldCat member 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
Shatranj ke khilari = Chess players by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member 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
Bollywood : the films! the songs! the stars!( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A visual tour of the glamour and color of Indian cinema in the only comprehensive illustrated guide to the world of Bollywood movies. Mumbai's charming movies, with glittering costumes and epic song-and-dance productions, have captured hearts all over the world since the early 1900s. Bollywood features film stills, plot timelines, star and producer profiles, plus historical insights, lesser-known facts, and behind-the-scenes gossip..."
Piku : motion se hi emotion by Shoojit Sircar( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in Hindi and held by 367 WorldCat member 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
Amar, Akbar, Anthony = Amara, Akabara Enthonī( Visual )

31 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member 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
Om shanti om by Gauri Khan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic saga of a boy next door, Om Prakesh Makhija, who works as a junior artiste in bollywood in the 70's. 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 Mukesh Mehra. Om Prakash dies trying to save his Shanti. But destiny has something else in store when 'Om Prakash' 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!'
Black by Sanjay Leela Bhansali( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in Hindi and German and held by 275 WorldCat member 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
102 not out( Visual )

4 editions published in 2018 in Hindi and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dattatraya Vakharia is a 102 year old man who wants to break the record of oldest living male. There's just one problem he must find a way to change the sad and grumpy demeanor of his 75 year old son
Wazir( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in Hindi and held by 260 WorldCat member 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
Deewaar = Dīvāra( Visual )

24 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Hindi and German and held by 246 WorldCat member 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
Paheli = Pehelī by Amol Palekar( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Hindi and German and held by 199 WorldCat member 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
Bunty aur Babli = Baṇṭī aura Babalī = Banṭī aur Babalī by Shaad Ali( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ambitious dreamers, Rakesh and Vimmi, set out from different small towns to find fame. Instead, they find each other and form the duo, Bunty and Babli. They commit criminal capers, with an ambitious police inspector, DCP Dashrath Singh, hot on their trail
Thugs of Hindostan( Visual )

11 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in Hindi and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Movie is based on Philip Meadows Taylor's 1839 novel Confessions of a Thug, the movie tells about a thug named Ameer Ali and his gang, whose nefarious ways posed a serious challenge to the British Empire in India between 1790 and 1805
Baghban( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At retirement, a father and mother go to live, separately, with their unwilling sons and their wives
Sarkar by Ram Gopal Varma( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gangster family saga, with a story line similar to "The Godfather."
Sarkar raj( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 152 WorldCat member 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
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Alternative Names
Amit Shrivastava

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Amitabh 1942-

Amitabh Baççan

Amitábh Baccsan

Amitabh Bachan

Amitabh Bachan Indian film actor

Amitabh Bachchan.

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Amitabh Bachchan actor, presentador de televisión y productor de cine indio

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Amitabh Bachchan intialainen näyttelijä

Amitabh Bachchan Pelakon lelaki India

Amitabh Bachchan pemeran asal India

Amitabh Bachchan taga-India nga aktor

Amitabh Bachchan ureueng meujangeun asai India

Amitabh Harivansh Srivastav 1942-....


Amitābha Baccana

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Amitābs Bačens indiešu kinoaktieris

Amitabx Bachchan


Amitji 1942-....

B, Big.

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Baččan Amitabh

Baccana, Amitābha.

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Bachan, Amitabh 1942-

Bachchan Amitabh Harivansh

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Bachchan Shri Amitabh 1942-....

Big B.

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Shrivastava, Amit

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Srivastav Amitabh Harivansh

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Αμιτάμπ Μπατσάν

Амитаб Бачан

Амитабх Бачан

Амитабх Баччан индийски актьор

Амитабх Баччан индийский актёр

Амітаб Баччан індійський актор

Амітабг Бачан

Амітабх Бачан

Амітабх Баччан

Ամիթաբհ Բաչան

אמיטאב באצ'אן

אמיטאב באצ'אן שחקן הודי

اميتاب باتشان

أميتاب باتشان ممثل هندي


آمیتاب باچان

آمیتاب باچان بازیگر هندی

امیتابھ بچن

امیتابھ بچن بًارتی فِلِمی آداکار

امیتابھ بچن بھارتی فلمی اداکار

ئەمیتاب باچان

ئەمیتاب باچان ئەکتەرێکی ھیندی

އަމީތާބް ބައްޗަން

अमिताभ बच्चन

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अमिताभ बच्चन भारतीय चलचित्र अभिनेता

अमिताभ बच्चन भारतीय नट

अमिताभ बच्चन भारतीय फिल्म अभिनेता

अमिताभ बच्चन् भारतीयराजनेतारः

बच्चन अमिताभ 1942-....

অমিতাভ বচ্চন

অমিতাভ বচ্চন ভারতীয় অভিনেতা

অমিতাভ বচ্চন ভাৰতীয় অভিনেতা

ਅਮਿਤਾਭ ਬੱਚਨ

ਅਮਿਤਾਭ ਬੱਚਨ ਭਾਰਤੀ ਅਦਾਕਾਰ

અમિતાભ બચ્ચન

અમિતાભ બચ્ચન ભારતીય અભિનેતા

ଅମିତାଭ ବଚ୍ଚନ

ଅମିତାଭ ବଚ୍ଚନ ଭାରତୀୟ ଅଭିନେତା

அமிதாப் பச்சன்

அமிதாப் பச்சன் இந்திய நடிகர்

అమితాబ్ బచ్చన్ సినీ నటుడు

అమితాబ్ బచ్చన్ సినీ నటుడు, పద్మవిభూషణ్ పురస్కార గ్రహీత

ಅಮಿತಾಭ್ ಬಚ್ಚನ್

ಅಮಿತಾಭ್ ಬಚ್ಚನ್ ಭಾರತೀಯ ನಟ

അമിതാഭ് ബച്ചൻ

അമിതാഭ് ബച്ചൻ ഇന്ത്യന്‍ ചലചിത്ര അഭിനേതാവ്

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