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Screwvala, Ronnie 1962-

Overview
Works: 103 works in 341 publications in 4 languages and 5,817 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  History  Comedy films  Epic films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Nonfiction films  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Performer, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ronnie Screwvala
 
Most widely held works by Ronnie Screwvala
Jodhaa Akbar by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member 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
Rang de basanti( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Hindi and held by 380 WorldCat member 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
Chennai express by Rohit Shetty( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entertaining action-packed, hilarious story of a 40-year old bachelor, Rahul, who lands up on a totally unexpected journey that makes him realize the importance of love, life, relationships, and sacrifice. It's a train journey that not only takes Rahul accidentally to his destination, but also makes him realize the power of true love
Kai po che by Abhishek Kapoor( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young and ambitious men are driven to open a training academy to produce the country's next cricket stars. What follows is an epic story of passion, friendship and destiny, spun around by real-life events that changed everything forever
A Wednesday!( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A Wednesday!' tells the story of certain events that unfold between 2 pm and 6 pm on a particular Wednesday in the city of Mumbai
Guzaarish( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan Mascarenhas is one of the greatest magicians of his time. Presently hosting a radio show that spreads magic, hope, and laughter through his wit and humor, it is hard to imagine that he has been immobilized with a spinal injury for the last 14 years. Ethan is aided through by his nurse, Sofia D'Souza. Theirs is a love beautiful in its implicit silence and unwavering in its quiet strength. But on the 14th anniversary of his accident, Ethan makes a decision that challenges their relationship
Raajneeti( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raajneeti is the story of one man's struggle to keep away from his family's business: politics. But having been sucked in, he must fight to master the game and unwillingly descend into the moral hell that is Indian democracy. The rivalry of two sets of cousins escalates into an all-out war and draws the protagonist into the dark side of dealing with his enemies, thus completing his own journey into corruption
Dilli-6 = Delhi-6( Visual )

9 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roshan Mehra is living in the United States along with his Muslim mom and Hindu dad. When his ailing grandmother, Annapurna, wants to move back to Delhi to spend her last days, Roshan accompanies her. Upon arrival, they are greeted by Ali Beg who secretly loves Roshan's mom. He also gets to meet the Sharma family. He sees that lower caste Indians are still being shunned despite modern technology and the launching of satellites. When reports of a Kala Bandhar terrorizing the community increases, Hindus start to suspect that it may be a Muslim terrorist, while the Muslims fear that it may be a Hindu political ploy to demolish a mosque. He comes to see that people have another face that feeds the devil within
Barfi! by Ranbir Kapoor( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in Hindi and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An almost silent relationship between a deaf-mute boy and an autistic girl that speaks volumes about unconditional love
No one killed Jessica( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessica, a model trying her hand at bartending, is shot dead at a celebrity party. Her crime? Refusing to serve a drink after closing hours. The culprit, Manish, son of a prominent politician, inebriated by a deadly cocktail of alcohol and a sense of entitlement, pulled the trigger in a fit of rage. With 300 of Delhi's swish set present at the party, many of whom are witnesses to the murder, Manish looks all set to go to the gallows. Except that it doesn't quite go that way. Jessica's sister Sabrina and the feisty TV reporter Meera have to drum up every resource to beat Manish at his own game
Udaan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being abandoned for eight straight years in boarding school, Rohan returns to the small industrial town of Jamshedpur and finds himself closeted with an authoritarian father and a younger half brother who he didnt even know existed. Forced to work in his fathers steel factory and study engineering against his wishes, he tries to forge his own life out of his given circumstances and pursue his dream of being a writer
Fashion by Madhur Bhandarkar( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The journey of the rise and fall and phoenix like re-birth of India's number one Supermodel. Set against the glittering backdrop of the glamorous but ruthless world of haute couture fashion, this tells the story of one small town girl with a dream and the determination to make it a reality"--Container
Delhi belly : s#!t happens( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krimikomedie. Tashi og hans to bofæller bliver mål for en berygtet gangster, da der bliver kludret med afleveringen af en pakke
Kaminey( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two estranged twin brothers become entangled with the world of gangsters, rebel soldiers, rogue politicians and crooked cops
Dev. D( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dev D. is a modern day love story. It is set in the rustic and colourful Punjab and also explores the dingy, morbid, dark underbelly of Delhi
Oye lucky! lucky oye!( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Lucky and his friend Bangali, youths from the inner city ghetto of West Delhi, who grow up to become master thieves
Life in a-- metro( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey across three stories entangled with one another, joined by a common yet complex thread of love
Mumbai meri jaan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the July 11, 2006 actual bombing of a local train in Bombay, the film explores the blast's impact on the lives of people from all levels of Mumbai society
7 khoon maaf( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic misadventures of Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who over the course of thirty-five odd years, gets married seven times due to the untimely and mysterious deaths of half a dozen of her hapless husbands. The strange circumstances of their deaths makes Susanna a prime accused. Did the husbands deserve to die? Were the murders out of necessity or pure blood-lust? Does Susanna ever find her one true love?
Welcome to Sajjanpur by Shyam Benegal( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahadev is one of the few educated young men from Sajjanpur. His ambition is to be a novelist but finds it easier to make a living by writing letters sitting next to the post office. His ability to write persuasive letters makes him popular with the largely non-literate population of the town. Aware of this power, he soon uses his talent to manipulate people with amusing and sometimes not such amusing results. With this as the narrative frame, Welcome to Sajjanpur shows in an entertaining, musical and comic way, characters and events that are at once hilarious and poignant. A delightful satirical take on a contemporary Indian village
 
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